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Jo Cantlay, email: j.m.cantlay@lse.ac.uk, tel: +44(0)-7955-7673.

This seminar is organised by Steve Pischke
email: s.pischke@lse.ac.uk , tel +44 (0)20 7955 6509
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Friday  09 June 2017  11:30 - 13:00

Who Benefits From Productivity Growth? The Local and Aggregate Impacts of Local TFP Shocks on Wages, Rents, and Inequality

Enrico Moretti (UC Berkeley)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  02 June 2017  11:30 - 13:00

Coming apart? Lives of the rich and the poor over time

Emir Kamenica (Chicago Booth)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  26 May 2017  11:30 - 13:00

The End of Men and Rise of Women in the High-Skilled Labor Market

Matias Cortes (University of Manchester)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  19 May 2017  11:30 - 13:00

Measuring the cost of congestion in a highly congested city: Bogotá

Gilles Duranton (Wharton) , joint with Prottoy Akbar

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  12 May 2017  11:30 - 13:00

How does wealth affect subjective health and well-being? Evidence from a survey of Swedish lottery winners

Erik Lindqvist (Stockholm School of Economics)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  05 May 2017  11:30 - 13:00

Job Mobility and Creative Destruction: Flexicurity in the Land of Schumpeter

Josef Zweimüller (University of Zurich)

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32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  28 April 2017  11:30 - 13:00

A Distributional Framework for Matched Employer Employee Data

Thibaut Lamadon (University of Chicago)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  24 March 2017  11:30 - 13:00

How do Hours Worked Vary with Income? Cross-Country Evidence and Implications

Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln (Goethe)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  17 March 2017  11:30 - 13:00

Shift-Share Instruments and the Impact of Immigration

Jan Stuhler (Carlos III Madrid)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  10 March 2017  11:30 - 13:00

Elite Higher Education, the Marriage Market, and the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital

Katja Kaufmann (Mannheim)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  03 March 2017  11:30 - 13:00

Why Are Fewer Workers Earning Middle Wages and Is It a Bad Thing?

Jennifer Hunt (Rutgers)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  24 February 2017  11:30 - 13:00

Heterogeneous Beliefs and School Choice Mechanisms

Christopher Neilson (Princeton University)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  17 February 2017  11:30 - 13:00

Doing More When You’re Running LATE: Applying Marginal Treatment Effect Methods to Examine Treatment Effect Heterogeneity In Experiments

Amanda E. Kowalski (Yale University)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  09 December 2016  11:30 - 13:00

The Long-Term Consequences of Teacher Discretion in Grading of High-Stakes Tests

Petra Persson (Stanford) , joint with Rebecca Diamond

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Friday  02 December 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Social Connections and the Matching of Workers and Firms

Oskar Nordstrom Skans (Uppsala)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  25 November 2016  11:30 - 13:00

'Acting Wife': Marriage Market Incentives and Labor Market Investments

Leonardo Bursztyn (Chicago)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  18 November 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Do Recessions Accelerate Routine-Biased Technological Change? Evidence from Vacancy Postings

Lisa Kahn (Yale)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  11 November 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Financing Novel Drugs

Danielle Li (Harvard Business School)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  04 November 2016  11:30 - 13:00

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Attila Linder (UCL)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 October 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Ethnic Discrimination on an Online Marketplace of Vacation Rentals

Roland Rathelot (Warwick)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  21 October 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Behavioral response to time notches in transaction tax: Evidence from stamp duty in Hong Kong and Singapore

Hiu Fung Tam (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  14 October 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Fueling the Gender Gap? Oil and Women's Labor and Marriage Market Outcomes

Stephan Maurer (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  10 June 2016  11:30 - 13:00

The Economic Consequences of Hospital Admissions

Amy Finkelstein (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

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Friday  03 June 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Incarceration, Recidivism and Employment

Katrine Loken (Bergen)

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Friday  27 May 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Family Friendly Firms? Worker Mobility, Firm Attributes and Wage Trajectories of Women and Men

Joe Hotz (Duke University)

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32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  20 May 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Backlash: The Unintended Effects of Language Prohibition in US Schools after World War I

Vasiliki Fouka (Stanford)

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Friday  13 May 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Does Disclosure affect CEO Pay Setting? Evidence from the Passage of the 1934 Securities and Exchange Act

Alex Mas (Princeton)

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Friday  06 May 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Understanding Corruption: Theory and Evidence from the Audits of Local Governments

Maurizio Mazzocco (UCLA)

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Friday  29 April 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Bride Price and Female Education

Alessandra Voena (Chicago Booth)

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Friday  18 March 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Texting Students to Help Achieve Their Goals

Philip Oreopoulos (University of Toronto)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  11 March 2016  11:30 - 13:00

School Finance Reform and the Distribution of Student Achievement

Jesse Rothstein (Berkeley)

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Friday  04 March 2016  11:30 - 13:00

The Morale Effects of Pay Inequality

Supreet Kaur (Columbia University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  26 February 2016  11:30 - 13:00

The Distribution of Student and Parent Income Across Colleges in the United States

John Friedman (Brown)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  19 February 2016  11:30 - 13:00

Labor Supply Shocks, Native Wages, and the Adjustment of Local Employment

Uta Schoenberg (University College London)

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  11 December 2015  11:30 - 13:00

The Minimum Wage and the Great Recession: Evidence of Effects on the Employment and Income Trajectories of Low-Skilled Workers

Jeff Clemens (UC San Diego)

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Friday  04 December 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Discrimination as a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: Evidence from French Grocery Stores

Amanda Pallais (Harvard)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  27 November 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Climate Driven Technical Change: Seasonality and the Invention of Agriculture

Andrea Matranga (Moscow)

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32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  20 November 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Understanding Racial Differences in Police Use of Force

Roland Fryer (Harvard)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 November 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Mismatch of Talent Evidence on Match Quality, Entry Wages, and Job Mobility

Peter Fredriksson (Stockholm University)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 November 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Political alignment and tax evasion

Julie Cullen (UC San Diego)

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Friday  30 October 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Group-Average Observables as Controls for Sorting on Unobservables When Estimating Group Treatment Effects: the Case of School and Neighborhood Effects

Richard Mansfield (UCL)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  23 October 2015  11:30 - 13:00

The Impact of Loan Modifications on Repayment, Bankruptcy, and Labor Supply: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment

Will Dobbie (Princeton)

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32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  03 July 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Heterogeneous Peer Effects and Rank Concerns: Theory and Evidence

Michela Tincani (UCL)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  26 June 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Clicking on Heaven's Door: The Effect of Immigrant Legalization on Crime

Paolo Pinotti (Bocconi)

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Friday  19 June 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Terrorism and the Integration of Muslim Immigrants

Ahmed Elsayed (IZA)

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Friday  12 June 2015  11:30 - 13:00

The Implications of Heterogeneity for the Regulation of Energy-Consuming Durable Goods

Jim Salle (Chicago)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  05 June 2015  11:30 - 13:00

The Effect of Pension Income on Elderly Earnings: Evidence from the Social Security Notch and Full Population Data

Alexander Gelber (Berkeley)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  29 May 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Environmental Inequalities and Racial Disparities in Test Scores

Anna Aizer (Brown) , joint with Janet Currie, Peter Simon and Patrick Vivier

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  22 May 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Equilibrium Grade Inflation with Implications for Female Interest in STEM Majors

Peter Arcidiacono (Duke University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  15 May 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Do Female Officers Improve Law Enforcement Quality? Effects on Crime Reporting and Domestic Violence Escalation

Carmit Segal (Zurich) , joint with Amalia Miller

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32L LG.04, Lower Ground Floor, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  08 May 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Social Skills and Team Production in the Labor Market

Deming David (Harvard)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  01 May 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Job Search Behavior among the Employed and Non-Employed

Giorgio Topa (Federal Bank of New York)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  20 March 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Methods for Using Selection on Observed Variables to Address Selection on Unobserved Variables

Chris Taber (Wisconsin)

Conference Room, LRB 405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance in 10 Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Friday  13 March 2015  11:30 - 13:00

The Effects of School Spending on Educational and Economic Outcomes: Evidence from School Finance Reforms

Kirabo Jackson (Northwestern)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 March 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Model Uncertainty and the Effect of Shall-Issue Right-to-Carry Laws on Crime

Salvador Navarro (Western Ontario)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  27 February 2015  11:30 - 13:00

Virtually No Effect? Different Uses of Classroom Computers and their Effect on Student Achievement

Ludger Woessmann (University of Munich)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 February 2015  12:00 - 13:30
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Job Market Seminar: Title TBC

Manasi Deshpandi (MIT)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  30 January 2015  12:00 - 13:30
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Job Market Seminar: Title TBC

Stephen Terry (Stanford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  23 January 2015  12:00 - 13:30
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Job Market Seminar: Title TBC

Sarah Moshary (MIT)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  16 January 2015  12:00 - 13:30
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Job Market Seminar: Retail Markups, Misallocation, and Store Variety in the US

Colin Hottman (Columbia)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  12 December 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Educational Choice and Information on Labour Market Prospects: A Randomised Field Experiment

Tuomas Pekkarinen (Helsinki School of Economics)

CLM 2.05, 2nd Floor, Clement House, LSE, 99 Aldwych, London WC2B 4JF


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Friday  05 December 2014  11:30 - 13:00

The Impact of Accountability Threats on Schools: Extricating the Role of Stigma Versus Sanctions

Rajashri Chakrabarti (NY Fed)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 November 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Housing Demand and Expenditures: How Rising Rent Levels affect Behavior and Costs-of-Living over Space and Time

David Albouy (Illinois)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  21 November 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Search, Matching and Training

Ahu Gemici (Royal Holloway)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  14 November 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Curriculum and Ideology

Noam Yuchtman (Berkeley)

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Friday  07 November 2014  11:30 - 13:00

How Does Raising Women's Full Retirement Age Affect Labor Supply, Income, and Mortality? Evidence from Switzerland

Rafael Lalive (Lausanne)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  31 October 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Distorted Beliefs and Parental Investment in Children

Joshua Kinsler (Rochester)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  31 October 2014  13:00 - 14:30
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Exporting, Coordination Complexity, and Service Outsourcing

Giuseppe Berlingieri (CEP & LSE)

32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  24 October 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Your Loss Is My Gain: A Recruitment Experiment with Framed Incentives

Jon De Quidt (STICERD,LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  17 October 2014  11:30 - 13:00

The Persistent Effects of Demand Shocks for Sexual Services During the Vietnam War

Abel Brodeur (Paris School of Economics (PSE))

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  10 October 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Love in the Time of HIV: Theory and evidence on social stigma and health seeking behaviour

Laura Derksen (LSE, STICERD)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  04 July 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Estimating the production function for human capital to interpret a randomized control trial in Colombia

Orazio Attanasio (UCL)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  27 June 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Bidimensional Matching with Heterogeneous Preferences: Smoking in the Marriage Market

Climent Quintana (Oxford)

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32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  20 June 2014  11:30 - 13:00

On the Production of Skills and the Birth Order Effect

Ronni Pavan (Royal Holloway)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 June 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Expanding College Opportunities for Low-Income High-Achieving Students

Caroline Hoxby (Stanford University)

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Friday  06 June 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Consumption Network Effects

Giacomo De Giorgi (Barcelona GSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  30 May 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Equilibrium Labor Market Search and Health Insurance Reform

Hanming Fang (U Penn)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  23 May 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Duke Grads, Monkeys, and Jobs on Wall Street

Dan Black (Chicago)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  16 May 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Paying for Quality In Healthcare

Joseph Doyle (MIT Sloan)

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32L G.03, Ground Floor, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  09 May 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Medicaid Insurance in Old Age

Eric French (UCL)

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Friday  02 May 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Measuring the Impacts of Teachers

Jonah Rockoff (Columbia Business School)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  21 March 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Cashier or Consultant? Entry Labor Market Conditions, Field of Study, and Career Success

Joseph Altonji (Yale University)

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32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  14 March 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Defying the LATE? Identification of local treatment effects when the instrument violates monotonicity

Clement De Chaisemartin (Warwick University)

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32L 2.04, 2nd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Friday  07 March 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Railroads and American Economic Growth: A 'market access' approach

Richard Hornbeck (Harvard)

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Friday  28 February 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Does the education of peers’ mothers and fathers matter? Mechanisms of parental spillovers in the classroom

Jane Cooley (Cambridge)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  21 February 2014  11:30 - 13:00

Do Hiring Subsidies Work in Recessions ? Evidence from France

Pierre Cahuc (University of Paris I-Pantheon Sorbonne)

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Friday  07 February 2014  11:30 - 13:00

JM - Social Incentives in Contributions: Field Experiment Evidence from the 2012 U.S. Presidential Campaigns

Ricardo Perez Truglia (Harvard)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  31 January 2014  11:30 - 13:00

The Economics of Severance Pay

Tito Boeri (Bocconi)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  13 December 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Adjusting your dreams? The effect of school and peers on dropout behavior

Marc Gurgand (PSE) , joint with Dominique Goux (Crest) and Eric Maurin (PSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  06 December 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Recovering Ex Ante Returns and Preferences for Occupations using Subjective Expectations Data

Arnaud Maurel (Duke)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  29 November 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Have We Identified Effective Teachers? Validating Measures of Effective Teaching Using Random Assignment

Douglas Staiger (Dartmouth)

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Friday  22 November 2013  11:30 - 13:00

The Welfare Effects of Coordinated School Assignment: Evidence from the NYC High School Match

Atila Abdukkadiroglu (Duke) , joint with Nikhil Agarwal (MIT) and Parag A. Pathak (MIT)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  15 November 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Income taxation in a life-cycle model with human capital

Michael Keane (Oxford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  08 November 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Corruption in Procurement and Shadow Campaign Financing: Evidence from Russia

Maxim Mironov (IE Business School)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  01 November 2013  11:30 - 13:00

The Skill Complementarity of Broadband Internet

Magne Mogstad (University of Chicago)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  05 July 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Preferences for truth-telling

Johannes Abeler (Oxford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Friday  28 June 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Food for the Brain? Breastfeeding and Child Development

Marcos Vera-Hernández (UCL)

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Friday  21 June 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Imported Inputs, Quality Complementarity, and Skill Demand

Nico Voigtlaender (UCLA)

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Friday  14 June 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Do Credit Market Shocks affect the Real Economy? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from the Great Recession and `Normal’ Economic Times

Michael Greenstone (MIT)

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Friday  07 June 2013  11:30 - 13:00

The Effect of Employment Protection on Teacher Effort

Brian Jacob (Michigan)

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Friday  31 May 2013  11:30 - 13:00

The Mortality Cost of Political Connections

Raymond Fisman (Boston University)

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Friday  24 May 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Stand and Deliver: The Effect of Boston’s Charter High Schools on College Preparation, Entry, and Choice

Susan Dynarski (Michigan)

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Friday  17 May 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Labor Market Reforms and Unemployment Dynamics

Jean-Marc Robin (UCL & Sciences Po)

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Friday  10 May 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Long term effects of means-tested transfers: Evidence from Mothers' Pensions programs in the US

Adriana Lleras-Muney (UCLA)

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Friday  03 May 2013  11:30 - 13:00

On the Road to Heaven: Self-Selection, Religion, and Socioeconomic Outcomes

Mohamed Saleh (Toulouse)

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Friday  22 March 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Performance Pay and the Covariance Structure of Earnings and Hours

Thomas Lemieux (UBC)

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Friday  01 March 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Gender, Competition and Career Choice

Hessel Oosterbeek (UV Amsterdam)

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Friday  22 February 2013  11:30 - 13:00

Fixed Adjustment Costs and Aggregate Fluctuations

Mike Elsby (Edinburgh)

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Friday  07 December 2012  11:30 - 13:00

On the Origins of Gender Roles: Women and the Plough

Nathan Nunn (Harvard)

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Friday  30 November 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Skilled Immigration and the Employment Structures and Innovation Rates of U.S. Firms

Sari Pekkala Kerr (Wellesley College)

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Friday  23 November 2012  11:30 - 13:00

JOINT SEMINAR WITH SERC New Media, Business, and Growth: European Cities After Gutenberg

Jeremiah Dittmar (LSE)

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Friday  16 November 2012  11:30 - 13:00

In the Name of the Father: Marriage and Intergenerational Mobility in the US, 1850-1930

Daniele Paserman (BU)

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Friday  09 November 2012  11:30 - 13:00

University Research and Regional Development in American Agriculture

Alexander Whalley (UC Merced)

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Friday  02 November 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Can basic entrepreneurship transform the economic lives of the poor?

Oriana Bandiera (LSE)

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Friday  26 October 2012  11:30 - 13:00

International Supply Chain Disruption and Impacts on Labour Market: A Case Study of US Auto Industry

Attakrit Leckcivilize (LSE)

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Friday  19 October 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Did Employment Polarization Shape the U-Curve? Evidence from the Allocation of Talents

Michael Boehm (CEP and University of Bonn)

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Friday  29 June 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Moral Hazard and Claims Deterrence in Private Disability Insurance

Mark Duggan (Wharton)

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Friday  22 June 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Grade bias in the social sciences: why are grades in economics so low and in psychology so high?

Michael Beenstock (Hebrew University)

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Friday  15 June 2012  11:30 - 13:00

JOINT LABOUR/CAPABILITIES SEMINAR: Understanding Peer Effects in Financial Decisions: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Noam Yuchtman (Berkeley)

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Friday  08 June 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Do Highly Educated Women Choose Smaller Families?

Moshe Hazan (Hebrew University)

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Friday  01 June 2012  11:30 - 13:00

JOINT LABOUR/CEE SEMINAR Returns to medical school in a regulated labor market: Evidence from admission lotteries

Edwin Leuven (Oslo)

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Friday  25 May 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Worker Matching and Firm Value

Eran Yashiv (Tel-Aviv)

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Friday  18 May 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Measuring Mismatch in the U.S Labour Market

Giorgio Topa (Federal Bank of New York)

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Friday  11 May 2012  11:30 - 13:00

JOINT LABOUR/CEE SEMINAR Gaming the Boston School Choice Mechanism in Beijing

Yinghua He (Toulouse School of Economics)

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Friday  04 May 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Quasi-experimental identification and estimation in the regression kink design

Andrea Weber (WU Vienna)

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Friday  27 April 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Little China Girl: The Kindness of Strangers?

Lena Edlund (Columbia)

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Friday  16 March 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Do Parents Choose The School For Their Children Under The Boston Mechanism?: Evidence From Barcelona

Maia Guell (Edinburgh) , joint with Caterina Calsamiglia (UAB)

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Friday  09 March 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Vocational Schooling versus Apprenticeship Training. Evidence from Vacancy Data

Matthias Parey (Essex)

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Thursday  08 March 2012  11:30 - 13:00

TBA

Pat Kline (UC Berkeley)

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Friday  02 March 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Consumption and income: a micro semi-structural approach

Martin Browning (Oxford)

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Friday  24 February 2012  11:30 - 13:00

Nash Bargaining, Credible Bargaining and Wage Rigidity in a Matching Model for the US

James Malcomson (Oxford)

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Friday  10 February 2012  11:30 - 13:00

*JM* Geographical Reallocation and Unemployment during the Great Recession: The Role of the Housing Bust

Faith Karahan (Pennsylvania)

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Friday  03 February 2012  11:30 - 13:00

*JM* Assessing the Role of Teacher - Student Interactions

Esteban Aucejo (LSE)

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Friday  27 January 2012  11:30 - 13:00

*JM* Information, Bias, and Efficiency in Expert Evaluation: Evidence from the NIH

Danielle Li (Harvard Business School)

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Friday  20 January 2012  11:30 - 13:00

*JM* Do We Need Speed Limits on Freeways?

Arthur Van Benthem (Wharton, University of Pennsylvania)

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Friday  13 January 2012  11:30 - 13:00

*JM* Financial Intermediation, International Risk Sharing, and Reserve Currencies

Matteo Maggiori (Haas School of Business, Berkeley)

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Friday  09 December 2011  11:30 - 13:00

You Owe Me

Ulrike Malmendier (UC Berkeley)

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Friday  02 December 2011  11:30 - 13:00

War and Marriage: Assortative Mating and the World War II GI Bill

Marianne Page (UC Davis)

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Friday  25 November 2011  11:30 - 13:00

Insiders and Outsiders: Does Forbidding Sexual Harassment Exacerbate Gender Inequality?

Daniel Chen (Duke Law School)

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Friday  18 November 2011  11:30 - 13:00

Sorting and Earnings Dispersion Within and Between Firms

Rafael Lopes de Melo (University of Chicago)

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Friday  11 November 2011  11:30 - 13:00

Executive Networks and Firm Policies: Evidence from the Random Assignment of MBA Peers

Kelly Shue (Chicago Booth)

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Friday  28 October 2011  11:30 - 13:00

CEO Compensation and Responses to Risk: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Todd Gormley (Wharton School, UPenn)

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Friday  21 October 2011  11:30 - 13:00

Learning from the Crowd: Regression Discontinuity Estimates of the Effects of an Online Review Database

Michael Anderson (UC Berkeley)

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Friday  14 October 2011  11:30 - 13:00

Clueless? The Impact of Television on Consumption Behavior

Davide Cantoni (Munich)

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Monday  10 October 2011  14:00 - 15:30
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JOINT CAPABILITIES/LABOUR SEMINAR: Title TBC

Robert Gibbons (MIT)

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Friday  07 October 2011  11:30 - 13:00

Identifying Provider Prejudice in Healthcare

Amitabh Chandra (Harvard)

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Friday  01 July 2011  11:30 - 13:00

The Incapacitation Effect of Incarceration: Evidence from Several Italian Collective Pardons

Giovanni Mastrobuoni (Collegio Carlo Alberto)

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Friday  24 June 2011  11:30 - 13:00

The End of the US Imaging Boom?

Frank Levy (MIT Urban Studies) , joint with David Lee

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Friday  17 June 2011  11:30 - 13:00

Men, Women, and Machines: How Trade Impacts Gender Inequality

Chinhui Juhn (Houston)

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Friday  10 June 2011  11:30 - 13:00

Effects of Trade on Female Labor Force Participation

Hosny Zoabi (Tel Aviv University) , joint with Philip Sauré (Swiss National Bank & EUI)

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Friday  03 June 2011  11:30 - 13:00

The Effect of Credit Standards on Urban and School Segregation

Amine Ouazad (INSEAD)

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Friday  20 May 2011  11:30 - 13:00

How does early childcare affect child development? Learning from the children of German Unification

Rafael Lalive (Lausanne)

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Friday  13 May 2011  11:30 - 13:00

Black-white convergence in educational attainment and earnings: The role of birth cohort and infant health

Jonathan Guryan (Northwestern)

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Monday  09 May 2011  10:30 - 12:00
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Endogenous Mobility

John Abowd (Cornell)

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Friday  25 March 2011  11:30 - 13:00

Social Ties and the Job Search of Recent Immigrations

Kevin Lang (Boston University)

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Friday  18 March 2011  11:30 - 13:00

The Collapse of the Soviet Union and the Productivity of American Mathematicians

George Borjas (Harvard)

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Friday  11 March 2011  11:30 - 13:00

How does your kindergarten classroom affect your earnings? Evidence from Project Star

Raj Chetty (Harvard University)

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Friday  04 March 2011  11:30 - 13:00

How Responsive is Investment in Schooling to Changes in Returns? Evidence from an Unusual Pay Reform in Israel’s Kibbutzim

Ran Abramitzky (Stanford)

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Friday  25 February 2011  11:30 - 13:00

The China Syndrome: Local Labor Market Effects of Import Competition in the United States

David Dorn (CEMFI)

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Friday  04 February 2011  11:30 - 13:00

*JM* Ambiguity and Insurance

Gharad Bryan (LSE)

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Friday  28 January 2011  11:30 - 13:00

*JM* Overborrowing and Systemic Externalities in the Business Cycle

Javier Bianchi (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis)

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Friday  21 January 2011  11:30 - 13:00

*JM* Intrahousehold Preference Heterogeneity, Commitment, and Strategic Savings: Theory and Evidence from Kenya

Simone Schaner (MIT)

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Friday  14 January 2011  11:30 - 13:00

*JM* Semiparametric Estimation of Nonlinear Panel Data Models with Generalized Random Effects

Martin Weidner (USC)

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Friday  10 December 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Learning about Employee and Employer Learning: Dynamics of Performance and Wage Measures

Fabian Lange (Yale) , joint with Lisa Kahn

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Friday  03 December 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Yours, Mine and Ours: Do Divorce Laws Influence the Intertemporal Behavior of Married Couple?

Alessandra Voena (Chicago Booth)

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Friday  26 November 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Chinese Pension Reform in the Face of Demographic Transition and Financial Imperfections

Fabrizio Zilibotti (Zurich University)

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Friday  19 November 2010  11:30 - 13:00

JOINT LABOUR/CEE SEMINAR: Evaluating students' evaluations

Michele Pellizzari (IGIER-Bocconi & IZA)

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Friday  12 November 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Jury discrimination in criminal trials

Randi Hjalmarsson (Queen Mary, University of London)

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Friday  05 November 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Rational Choice and Voter Turnout: Evidence from Union Representation Elections

Henry Farber (Princeton University)

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Friday  29 October 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Stereotypes and Inequality: Extending a Classical Model of Statistical Discrimination

Glenn Loury (Brown University)

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Friday  22 October 2010  11:30 - 13:00

JOINT LABOUR/SERC Seminar: Does Gender Matter for Political Leadership? The Case of U.S. Mayors

Fernando Ferreira (Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)

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Friday  15 October 2010  11:30 - 13:00

The Impact of Immigration on Natives’ Wages: Heterogeneity following from Product and Labor Market Regulation

Alexandra Spitz-Oener (Humboldt University)

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Friday  08 October 2010  11:30 - 13:00

The Returns To Attending A Prestigious Law School

Paul Oyer (Stanford)

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Friday  01 October 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Returns to Local-Area Healthcare Spending: Evidence from Health Shocks to Patients Far From Home

Joseph Doyle (MIT Sloan)

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Friday  02 July 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Crime and the decriminalization of Cannabis: Evidence from a localized policing experiment

Imran Rasul (UCL and IFS)

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Friday  25 June 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Return Migration, Human Capital Accumulation and the Brain Drain

Yoram Weiss (Tel-Aviv University)

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Friday  11 June 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Going to a Better School: Effects and Behavioral Responses

Cristian Pop-Eleches (Columbia)

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Friday  04 June 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Measuring the average outcome and inequality effects of segregation in the presence of social spillovers

Bryan Graham (UC Berkeley & NYU)

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Friday  28 May 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Redistributive Taxation in a Partial Insurance Economy

Gianluca Violante (NYU)

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Thursday  27 May 2010  12:00 - 13:30
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The Race between Education and Technology: The Evolution of U.S. Educational Wage Differentials, 1890 to 2005

Lawrence Katz (Harvard)

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Friday  21 May 2010  11:30 - 13:00

SEMINAR CANCELLED

Paul Oyer (Stanford)

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Friday  14 May 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Don't spread yourself too thin. The impact of task juggling on workers' productivity.

Andrea Ichino (University of Bologna)

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Friday  07 May 2010  11:30 - 13:00

The long road from it-works-somewhere to it-will-work-for-us

Nancy Cartwright (LSE)

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Friday  30 April 2010  11:30 - 13:00

JOINT CEP LABOUR/CEE SEMINAR: The Role of Simplification and Information in College Decisions: Results from the H&R Block FAFSA Experiment

Eric Bettinger (Stanford University)

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Friday  19 March 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Wages and Human Capital in the U.S. Financial Industry: 1909-2006

Ariell Reshef (University of Virginia)

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Friday  05 March 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Do unemployed workers benefit from enterprise zones?

Thierry Magnac (Toulouse) , joint with Laurent Gobillon and Harris Selod

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Friday  26 February 2010  11:30 - 13:00

The political resource curse

Tommaso Nannicini (Bocconi University)

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Friday  29 January 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Bargaining Ability and Competitive Advantage: Empirical Evidence from Medical Devices (JMP)

Matt Grennan (NYU Stern)

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Friday  22 January 2010  11:30 - 13:00

Intellectual property rights and innovation: Evidence from the human genome (JMP)

Heidi Williams (Harvard)

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Friday  11 December 2009  11:30 - 13:00

JOINT CEP LABOUR/SERC SEMINAR: Rethinking the area approach - immigrants and the labour market in California, 1960-2005

 

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Friday  27 November 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Quasi-Experimental Identification and Estimation in the Regression Kink Design

David S Lee (Princeton)

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Friday  20 November 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Real Wage Inequality

Enrico Moretti (UC Berkeley)

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Friday  13 November 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Using Group Transitions to Estimate the Effect of Social Interactions on Judicial Decisions

Clare Leaver (Oxford University)

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Friday  23 October 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Assessing the Impact of Science Funding

Julia Lane (National Science Foundation (NSF))

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Friday  16 October 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Power and Predictive Success in Revealed Preference Theory

Ian Crawford (New College Oxford & IFS)

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Friday  09 October 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Occupational tasks and changes in the wage structure

Thomas Lemieux (UBC)

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Friday  03 July 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Informal Taxation

Monica Singhal (Kennedy School of Government, Harvard)

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Friday  12 June 2009  11:30 - 13:00

What are cities worth? Land rents, local productivity, and The capitalization of amenity values

David Albouy (Illinois)

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Friday  05 June 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Substitution effects in parental investments

Aloysius Siow (University of Toronto) , joint with Loren Brandt & Hui Wang

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Friday  22 May 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Birth Cohort and the Black White Achievement Gap: The Roles of Access and Health Soon After Birth

Kenneth Chay (Brown University)

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Friday  15 May 2009  11:30 - 13:00

What Good Is Wealth Without Health? The Effect of Health on the Marginal Utility of Consumption

Erzo F.P. Luttmer ( Dartmouth College) , joint with Amy Finkelstein & Matthew Notowidigdo

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Friday  08 May 2009  11:30 - 13:00

The Price of Love: Marriage Markets in Comparative Perspective

Maristella Botticini (Collegio Carlo Alberto, University of Torino, and Boston University)

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Friday  01 May 2009  11:30 - 13:00

The Effect of Growing Up in a High Crime Area on Criminal Behaviour: Evidence from a Random Allocation Experiment

Christian Dustmann (University College London) , joint with Anna Piil Damm (Aarhus)

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Friday  20 March 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Car ownership and the Labor Market of Ethnic Minorities

Yves Zenou (Stockholm University)

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Friday  13 March 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Pay for Percentile

Derek Neal (University of Chicago)

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Friday  06 March 2009  11:30 - 13:00

The Right Amount of Trust

Luigi Guiso (European University Institute)

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Friday  27 February 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Overworked and Overpaid: Failure in the Market for Job Experience

Marko Tervio (Aalto University)

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Friday  20 February 2009  11:30 - 13:00

When the Saints Come Marching in: Effects of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on Student Evacuees

Bruce Sacerdote (Dartmouth College)

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Friday  30 January 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Unemployed but Optimistic: Optimal Insurance Design with Biased Beliefs

Johannes Spinnewijn (EOPP)

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Friday  23 January 2009  11:30 - 13:00

Political Mergers as Coalition Formation: Estimates from Japanese Municipal Mergers

Eric Weese (MIT)

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Friday  12 December 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Information and Behavioral Responses to Taxation: Evidence from an Experiment with EITC Clients at H&R Block

Emmanuel Saez (University of California at Berkeley) , joint with Raj Chetty

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Friday  05 December 2008  11:30 - 13:00

JOINT CEE/LABOUR SEMINAR: New Evidence on Autonomy and Decentralization in Public Schools

Josh Angrist (MIT) , joint with Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Sue Dynarski, Tom Kane, and Parag Pathak

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Friday  28 November 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Markets for Reputation; evidence on quality and quantity in academe

Daniel Hamermesh (University of Texas, Austin) , joint with Gerard Pfann

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Friday  21 November 2008  11:30 - 13:00

The marginal child throughout the life cycle: evidence from early legal variation

Elizabeth Ananat (Duke Policy School)

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Friday  14 November 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Sixty Years after the Magic Carpet Ride: The Long-Run Effect of the Early Childhood Environment on Social and Economic Outcomes

Victor Lavy (RHUL & Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

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Friday  24 October 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Intergovernmental Transfers and Elementary Education: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Brazil

Stephan Litschig (UPF)

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Friday  03 October 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Bankruptcy and Debt Portfolios

Winfried Koeniger (Queen Mary, University of London)

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Friday  27 June 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Testing Parental Altruism: Implications of a Dynamic Model

Kathleen McGarry (UCLA)

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Friday  20 June 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Growing up in bad times: Macroeconomic Volatility and the Formation of Beliefs

Paola Giuliano (UCLA)

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Friday  13 June 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Joint CEP Labour/CEE Seminar - Too young to leave the nest? The effects of school starting age

Sandra Black (UCLA)

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Friday  06 June 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Vietnam Draft Avoidance: Divergent behavior of the rich and poor

Ilyana Kuziemko (Columbia University)

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Friday  30 May 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Can Anyone Be The One - Field Evidence on Dating Behaviour

Michele Belot (University of Essex)

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Friday  16 May 2008  11:30 - 13:00

The flattening firm and product market competition: the effect of trade liberalization

Maria Guadalupe (INSEAD)

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Friday  09 May 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Discouragement in an Equilibrium Search Model With Type Uncertainty

Uwe Sunde (University of Munich)

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Friday  25 April 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Tax policy and the missing middle: optimal tax remittance with firm-level administrative costs

Joel Slemrod (University of Michigan) , joint with Dhammika Dharmapala & John Douglas Wilson

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Friday  14 March 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Motivation, Test Scores and Economic Success

Carmit Segal (Zurich)

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Friday  07 March 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Feeling the Florida Heat? How low-performing Schools Respond to Voucher and Accountability Pressure

Cecilia Rouse (Princeton University)

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Friday  29 February 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Children and Household Wealth

Karl Scholtz (University of Wisconsin)

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Friday  15 February 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Non-parametric identification in assymetric second-price auctiona: A new approach (JMP)

Tatiana Komorova (LSE)

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Friday  18 January 2008  11:30 - 13:00

Voting and Experimentation (JMP)

Bruno Strulovici (Northwestern)

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Friday  14 December 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Do value added models add value? Tracking, fixed effects and causal inference.

Jesse Rothstein (Berkeley)

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Friday  07 December 2007  11:30 - 13:00

The knowledge trap: human capital and development reconsidered

Ben Jones (Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern)

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Friday  30 November 2007  11:30 - 13:00

The determinants of the wages of immigrants in the home country and the US

Joseph Altonji (Yale University) , joint with Mark R. Rosenzweig

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Friday  09 November 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Was Weber wrong? A human capital theory of protestant economic history

Ludger Woessmann (University of Munich)

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Friday  02 November 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Income maximization and the sorting of emigrants across destinations

Jeff Grogger (Harris School, Chicago & NBER) , joint with Gordon Hanson, UC San Diego & NBER

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Friday  26 October 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Does class size affect the academic performance of college freshers?

Marcos Vera-Hernández (UCL) , joint with Matilde Machado

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Friday  19 October 2007  11:30 - 13:00

The Long Run Consequences of Child Labour: Evidence from Rural Tanzania

Rajeev Dehejia (LSE & Tufts University)

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Friday  12 October 2007  11:30 - 13:00

The deterrence effect of prison: theory and evidence

Justin McCrary (University of Michigan)

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Friday  29 June 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Public Policy and Passive Smoking

Francesca Cornaglia (UCL)

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Friday  22 June 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Social Learning and Peer Effects in Consumption: The Case of Movies

Enrico Moretti (UC Berkeley)

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Friday  15 June 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Escape from the city? The role of political autonomy and public goods in post-war suburbanization

Leah Platt-Boustan (UCLA)

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Friday  08 June 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Toxic Releases and Infant Health

Janet Currie (Princeton University)

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Friday  25 May 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Multiple Experiments for the Causal Link between Quantity and Quality of Children

Josh Angrist (MIT) , joint with Victor Lavy & Analia Schlosser

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Friday  18 May 2007  11:30 - 13:00

A Feasible Equilibrium Search Model of Individual Wage Dynamics with Experience Accumulation

Fabien Postel-Vinay (Bristol & Paris Sciences Economiques)

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Friday  11 May 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Be as careful of the books you read as of the company you keep. Evidence on peer effects in educational choices

Michele Pellizzari (IGIER-Bocconi & IZA)

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Friday  27 April 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Distinguishing Income from Substitution Effects in Disability Insurance: Preliminary Evidence from the Veterans Disability Compensation Program

David Autor (MIT)

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Friday  16 March 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Obtaining a driving license in India: An experimental approach to studying corruption

Sendhil Mullainathan (Harvard)

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Friday  09 February 2007  11:30 - 13:00

'Extending the Frontier: A Structural Model of Investment and Technological Competition in the Supercomputer Industry'

Joao Macieira (Northwestern University)

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Friday  02 February 2007  11:30 - 13:00

The Optimal Income Taxation of Couples

Henrik Kleven (London School of Economics)

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Friday  26 January 2007  11:30 - 13:00

I'd Rather be Hanged for a Sheep than a Lamb: The Unintended Consequences of the 'Three Strikes Law'

Radha Iyengar (CEP, LSE and NBER)

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Friday  19 January 2007  11:30 - 13:00

Gerard Pedro i Miguel (Stanford)

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Friday  08 December 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Gender and Dynamic Agency: Theory and Evidence on the Compensation of Top Executives

Claudia Olivietti (Boston University)

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Friday  01 December 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Joint CEE & CEP Labour Seminar: Does being wth more girls in school improve students' human capital outcomes and behaviour? Evidence on effects and mechanisms

Victor Lavy (RHUL & Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

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Friday  24 November 2006  11:30 - 13:00

The Effect of the Theo van Gogh Murder on House Prices in Amsterdam

Pieter Gautier (Tinbergen Institute, Amsterdam) , joint with Arjen Siegmann and Aico Van Vuuren

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Friday  10 November 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Family Networks and Schooling Choices: Evidence from a Randomized Social Experiment

Imran Rasul (UCL and IFS)

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Friday  03 November 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Job Creation and Job Destruction in the Presence of Informal Labour Markets

Mariano Bosch (CEP & LSE)

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Friday  27 October 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Mortality, Mass-Layoffs, and Career Outcomes: An Analysis using Administrative Data

Till Von Wachter (Columbia University) , joint with Daniel Sullivan

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Friday  20 October 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Residential Location, Work Location, and Labor Market Outcomes of Immigrants In Israel

Mosche Buchinsky (UCLA)

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Friday  13 October 2006  11:30 - 13:00

The Introducation of the Food Stamp Program: Impacts on Food Consumption and Family Well-Being

Hilary Hoynes (UC Berkeley)

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Friday  06 October 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Childcare Choices and Children's Cognitive Achievement: the case on single mothers

Raquel Bernal (Northwestern)

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Friday  23 June 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Education and HIV/AIDS Prevention: Evidence from a randomized evaluation in Western Kenya

Michael Kremer (Harvard University) , joint with Stanley Watt

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Friday  09 June 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Why do Unemployment Benefits Raise Unemployment Durations? Moral Hazard vs Liquidity

Raj Chetty (Harvard University)

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Friday  02 June 2006  11:30 - 13:00

A Century of Work and Leisure

Valerie Ramey (University of California, San Diego) , joint with Neville Francis

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Friday  26 May 2006  11:30 - 13:00

The Political Economy of Disability Insurance Awards

Radha Iyengar (CEP, LSE and NBER)

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Friday  05 May 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Preferences and Heterogeneous Treatment Effects in a Public School Choice Lottery

Justine Hastings (Yale University & NBER) , joint with Thomas Kane & Douglas Staiger

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Friday  28 April 2006  11:30 - 13:00

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Espen Moen (Norwegian School of Management) , joint with Guido Menzio

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Friday  10 March 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Testing a Roy Model with Productivity Spillovers: Evidence from the Treatment of Heart Attacks

Amitabh Chandra (Harvard) , joint with Doug Staiger (Dartmouth)

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Friday  03 March 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Measuring Productivity in Retail Trade and Services

Walter Oi (University of Rochester)

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Friday  17 February 2006  11:30 - 13:00

(JM) Size Geography and Multinational Production

Natalia Ramondo (UCSD)

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Friday  03 February 2006  11:30 - 13:00

(JM) Rising Through the Ranks: The Evolution of the Market for Corporate Executives, 1936 - 2003

Carola Frydman (Harvard University)

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Friday  27 January 2006  11:30 - 13:00

(JM) An Analysis of the Performance of Federal Indigent Defense Counsel

Radha Iyengar (CEP, LSE and NBER)

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Friday  13 January 2006  11:30 - 13:00

Bribery: Who Pays, Who Refuses, What Are The Payoffs?

Jennifer Hunt (Rutgers)

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Friday  09 December 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Bonus Pay and Wage Inequality

Thomas Lemieux (UBC) , joint with W. Bentley Macleod & Daniel Parent

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Friday  02 December 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Skills, workforce characteristics and firm-level productivity in England

Jonathan Haskel (Imperial College London) , joint with Fernando Galindo-Rueda (DTI, CEP, CeRiBA & IZA)

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Friday  25 November 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Can Risk Aversion Explain Schooling Attainments? Evidence from Italy

Christian Belzil (CNRS-GATE)

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Friday  11 November 2005  11:30 - 13:00

From the Cradle to the Labor Market? The Effect of Birth Weight on Adult Outcomes

Paul Devereux (UCLA)

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Friday  28 October 2005  11:30 - 13:00

The Impact of Family Income on Child Achievement

Lance Lochner (University of Western Ontario)

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Friday  14 October 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Pay Me Later: Inside Debt and Its Role in Managerial Compensation

David Yermack (Stern School of Business, NYU) , joint with Rangarajan K. Sundaram

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Friday  07 October 2005  11:30 - 13:00

A Competitive Theory of Unemployment, Vacancies, and Labor Market Flows

Robert Shimer (University of Chicago)

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Friday  01 July 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Financial Markets and Wages

Claudio Michelacci (CEMFI) , joint with Vincenzo Quadrini

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Friday  17 June 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Work Hours, Wages, and Vacation Leave

Joseph Altonji (Yale University) , joint with Anthony Smith & Ivan Vidangos

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Friday  10 June 2005  11:30 - 13:00

What's Psychology Worth? A Field Experiment in the Consumer Credit Market

Marianne Bertrand (University of Chicago) , joint with Dean Karlan, Sendhil Mullainathan, Eldar Shafir, and Jonathan Zinman

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Friday  03 June 2005  11:30 - 13:00

SEMINAR CANCELLED: Rural windfall or a new resource curse? Coca, income and civil conflict in Columbia

Josh Angrist (MIT) , joint with Adriana Kugler

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Friday  20 May 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Education and labour market discrimination

Kevin Lang (Boston University)

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Friday  13 May 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Ability, sorting and wage inequality

Pedro Carneiro (UCL & IFS) , joint with Sokbae Lee

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Friday  06 May 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Does immigration affect the long term educational outcomes of natives? Quasi-experimental evidence

Victor Lavy (RHUL & Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

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Friday  18 March 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Intervivos Transfers and Bequests in Three OECD Countries

Ernesto Villanueva (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)

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Friday  28 January 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Speeding, Tax Fraud and Teaching to the Test

Edward Lazear (Stanford GSB)

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Friday  21 January 2005  11:30 - 13:00

Equilibrium Policy Experiments and the Evaluation of Social Programs

Jeff Smith (University of Maryland)

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Friday  14 January 2005  11:00 - 12:30
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Much Ado About Relatively Little? Experimental Evidence on Welfare Reform, Caseloads and Employment

Jonah Gelbach (University of Maryland)

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Friday  10 December 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Will Job Testing Harm Minority Workers

David Autor (MIT) , joint with David Scarborough

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Friday  26 November 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Wage Growth due to Human Capital Accumulation and Job Search: A Comparison Between the United States and Germany

Uta Schoenberg (University College London)

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Friday  19 November 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Do Disapppointing Pay Rises Lower Productivity? Final-Offer Arbitration and the Performance of New Jersey Police Officers

Alex Mas (Princeton)

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Friday  12 November 2004  11:30 - 13:00

The impact of piece rate contracts on wages and worker effort: Evidence from linked employer-employee data

Tuomas Pekkarinen (Helsinki School of Economics)

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Friday  29 October 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Sorting in experiments

Ulrike Malmendier (UC Berkeley)

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Friday  22 October 2004  11:30 - 13:00

People People

Bruce Weinberg (Ohio State University)

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Friday  15 October 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Counselling the unemployed: does it lower unemployment duration and recurrence?

Marc Gurgand (PSE)

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Friday  25 June 2004  11:30 - 13:00

The US Gender Pay Gap in the 1990s: Slowing Convergence

Francine Blau (Cornell) , joint with Larry Kahn (Cornell University)

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Friday  11 June 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Does Hazardous Waste Matter? Evidence from the Housing Market and the Superfund Program

Michael Greenstone (MIT)

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Friday  28 May 2004  11:30 - 13:00

An empirical micro matching model with an application to Italy and Spain

Franco Peracchi (Tor Vergata University, Rome) , joint with Eliana Viviano

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Friday  14 May 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Self-Selection of Migrant Workers Revisited

Eran Yashiv (Tel-Aviv)

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Friday  30 April 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Bounds in Competing Risks Models and the War on Cancer

Adriana Lleras-Muney (UCLA) , joint with Bo Honore

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Friday  12 March 2004  11:30 - 13:00

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Nina Smith (Aarhus School of Business) , joint with J. Bonke and N. Datta Gupta

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Friday  27 February 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Intrahousehold allocation and the living standards of the elderly in Greece

Amanda Gosling (University of Essex & CEP)

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Friday  13 February 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Training and Unions

Christian Dustmann (University College London)

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Friday  30 January 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Economic impacts of unionization on private sector employers: 1984-2001

David S Lee (Princeton)

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Friday  16 January 2004  11:30 - 13:00

Is tomorrow another day? The labor supply of New York City cab drivers

Henry Farber (Princeton University)

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Friday  05 December 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Gender Wage Disparities among the Highly Educated

Dan Black (Chicago) , joint with Seth Sanders (Maryland) and Amelia Haviland & Lowell Taylor (Carnegie Mellon University)

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Friday  21 November 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Clean Evidence on Peer Effects

Armin Falk (IZA Bonn) , joint with Andrea Ichino (EUI, Florence)

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Friday  07 November 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Swedish labor market training and the duration of unemployment: an analysis with duration dependence and unobserved heterogeneity in treatment effects

Gerard Van den Berg (Amsterdam)

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Friday  24 October 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Job Protection and Family Policies: the Macho Hypothesis

Pierre Cahuc (University of Paris I-Pantheon Sorbonne) , joint with Yann Algan

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Friday  10 October 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Consumption Smoothing and the Structure of Labor and Credit Markets

Giuseppe Bertola (European University Institute) , joint with Winfried Koeniger (IZA)

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Friday  27 June 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Behavioral effects of minimum wages

Christian Zehnder (Zurich)

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Friday  30 May 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Who is against immigration? A cross-country investigation of individual preferences on immigration policy

Anna Maria Mayda (Georgetown)

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Friday  16 May 2003  11:30 - 13:00

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Dan Black (Chicago) , joint with Natalie Kolesnikova and Lowell Taylor

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Friday  09 May 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Regulation of entry and the distortion of industrial organization

Raymond Fisman (Boston University)

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Friday  02 May 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Measuring the well-being of the poor using income and consumption

Bruce Meyer (Northwestern - Visiting UCL) , joint with James X Sullivan

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Friday  21 March 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Child Labor and the Labor Supply of other Household Members. Evidence form 1920 America

Marco Manacorda (Queen's Mary University and LSE)

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Friday  14 March 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Social Networks and Occupational Choice

Samuel Bentolila (CEMFI)

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Friday  28 February 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Sorting Workers Within and Between Industries

Francis Kramarz (INSEE)

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Friday  14 February 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Job insecurity & children's emancipation: the Italian puzzle

Sascha Becker (University of Warwick)

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Friday  31 January 2003  11:30 - 13:00

The distribtution of male and female wages and changes in participation

Costas Meghir (UCL) , joint with Richard Blundell, Amanda Gosling and Hidehiko Ichimura (IFS)

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Friday  24 January 2003  11:30 - 13:00

Work Related Training and the National Minimum Wage in Britain

Mark Bryan (University of Essex)

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Friday  06 December 2002  11:30 - 13:00

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Per Anders Edin (Uppsala University)

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Friday  22 November 2002  11:30 - 13:00

Welfare to Temporary Work: Implications for Labour Market outcomes

Kenneth Troske (University of Missouri, visiting IZA)

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Thursday  21 November 2002  16:00 - 17:30
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Jaap Abbring (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute) , joint with Econometrics

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Friday  08 November 2002  11:30 - 13:00

A Theory of Wage and Turnover Dynamics

Lalith Munasinghe (Barnard College)

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Friday  25 October 2002  11:30 - 13:00

Why does financial development matter? The United States from 1900 to 1940

Rajeev Dehejia (LSE & Tufts University) , joint with Adriana Lleras-Muney

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Monday  14 October 2002  17:00 - 18:30
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Women as Policy Makers: Evidence from an India-wide randomised experiment

Ruben Enikolopov (UPF) , joint with Development Department

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Friday  11 October 2002  11:30 - 13:00

The effects of Mid-Career Military Enlistment on Civilian Career Prospects: Evidence from Australian World War II Volunteers

Andrew Seltzer (QMW)

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Friday  22 March 2002  11:30 - 13:00

Are Emily and Brendan More Employable that Lakisha and Jamal? A Field Experiment on Labor Market Discrimination.

Marianne Bertrand (University of Chicago)

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Friday  08 March 2002  11:30 - 13:00

Education Choices in Mexico: Using a Structural Model and a Randomized Experiment to Evaluate Progress

Orazio Attanasio (UCL)

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Friday  22 February 2002  11:30 - 13:00

Labor Mobility of Immigrants: Training, Experience, Language and Opportunities

Zvi Eckstein (Hersliya)

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Friday  08 February 2002  11:30 - 13:00

Cancelled

Per Anders Edin (Uppsala University)

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Friday  25 January 2002  11:30 - 13:00

Income Inequality in France and the United States, 1901-1998

Thomas Piketty (Paris School of Economics)

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Friday  14 December 2001  11:30 - 13:00

Counselling and Monitoring of Unemployed Workers: Theory and Evidence from a Controlled Social Experiment

Bas van der Klaauw (Tinbergen Institute)

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Friday  30 November 2001  11:30 - 13:00

The effect of Employment Protection on Worker Effort. A Comparison of Absenteeism During and After Probation

Andrea Ichino (University of Bologna)

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Friday  16 November 2001  11:30 - 13:00

Nonparametric demand analysis

Martin Browning (Copenhagen)

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Friday  02 November 2001  11:30 - 13:00

Wage Dispersion with Heterogeneous Firm TEchnologies and Worker Attributes: An equilibrium job search model for Matched Employer-Employee Data

Jean-Marc Robin (UCL & Sciences Po)

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Friday  19 October 2001  11:30 - 13:00

Do Firms Really Share Rents with their Workers

David Margolis (University Paris 1)

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