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CEP/DOM Capabilities, Competition and Innovation Seminar


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Tajender Sagoo, email: t.sagoo@lse.ac.uk, tel: +44(0)-7955-7673.

This seminar is organised by
Yona Rubinstein, email: y.rubinstein@lse.ac.uk, tel: +44(0)20 7106 1262

Rocco Macchiavello, email: r.macchiavello@lse.ac.uk , tel: +44 (0)207 852 3536
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Thursday  07 December 2017  13:45 - 15:00

The Employer Penalty and the Market for Labor: Evidence from a Survey of Small Businesses

Casey Mulligan (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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Thursday  30 November 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Tax Systems and Inter-Firm Trade: Evidence from the VAT in Brazil

Francois Gerard (Columbia University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  23 November 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Market Power, Production (Mis)Allocation and OPEC∗

Jan De Loecker (KU Leuven and Princeton)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  16 November 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Protests as Strategic Games: Experimental Evidence from Hong Kong’s Democracy Movement

Noam Yuchtman (Berkeley)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  09 November 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Political Borders and Bank Lending in Post-Crisis America

Andrew Rose (Berkeley)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  01 June 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Broadening the Base: Industrial Development in a Historical Perspective

John Sutton (LSE)

NAB 5.21, 5th Floor, New Academic Building, LSE, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3LJ


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Thursday  25 May 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Commitment vs. Flexibility with Costly Verification

Marina Halac (Columbia Business School)

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NAB 4.21, 4th Floor, New Academic Building, LSE, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3LJ


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Thursday  11 May 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Incentivizing Complex Problem Solving in Teams – Evidence from a Field Experiment

Florian Englmaier (University of Munich) , joint with Stefan Grimm, David Schindler, Simeon Schudy

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  04 May 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Economic performance under cultural frames (and some perils of changing frames)

Robert Gibbons (MIT)

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


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Thursday  23 March 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Relational Knowledge Transfers (Luis Garicano and Luis Rayo)

Luis Rayo (Utah/MIT)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  16 March 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Supply Chain Disruptions: Evidence from the Great East Japan Earthquake

Vasco Carvalho (Cambridge University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  09 March 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Organizational Capital, Managerial Heterogeneity and Firm Dynamics

Wouter Dessein (Columbia University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  02 March 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Communication Among Shareholders

Nicola Persico (Kellogg School)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  23 February 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Capital Allocation Across Regions, Sectors and Firms: Evidence from a Commodity Boom in Brazil

Jacopo Ponticelli (Chicago Booth)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  09 February 2017  13:45 - 15:00

Brands in motion: How frictions shape multinational production

Thierry Mayer (Science Po)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  08 December 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Vertical Information Restraints: Pro- and Anti-Competitive Impacts of Minimum Advertised Price Restrictions

Heski Bar-Isaac (Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  01 December 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Vertical Integration, Supplier Behavior, and Quality Upgrading Among Exporters

Jonas Hjort (Columbia Business School)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  24 November 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Financing Constraints and Selection into Entrepreneurship

Ramana Nanda (HBS)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  17 November 2016  13:45 - 15:00

When Work Disappears: How Adverse Employment Shocks Affect Fertility, Marriage, and Children's Living Circumstances

David Autor (MIT)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  10 November 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Transparency and Deliberation within the FOMC: a Computational Linguistics Approach

Stephen Hansen (UPF)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  27 October 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Market Failure in Kidney Exchange

Eduardo Azevedo (Wharton)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  13 October 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Spying in Contests

Zhuoqiong Chen (LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  28 April 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Managing Careers in Organizations

Jin Li (Northwestern)

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NAB 4.21, 4th Floor, New Academic Building, LSE, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3LJ


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Tuesday  26 April 2016  11:00 - 12:30
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Competition and relational contracts: evidence from Rwanda's coffee mills

Rocco Macchiavello (LSE,CEP)

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NAB 4.21, 4th Floor, New Academic Building, LSE, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3LJ


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Thursday  24 March 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Ownership of the means of production

Glen Weyl (Chicago)

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Thursday  17 March 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Measuring physician quality

Joseph Doyle (MIT Sloan)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  10 March 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Ordinal efficiency, fairness and incentives in large markets

Marek Pycia (UCLA)

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Thursday  03 March 2016  13:45 - 15:00

International knowledge flows: evidence from the collapse of international science in the wake of WWI

Fabian Waldinger (CEP)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  11 February 2016  15:00 - 16:30
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Research design meets market design: using centralised assignment for impact evaluation

Josh Angrist (MIT)

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Thursday  04 February 2016  14:00 - 15:15
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Stereotypes

Pedro Bordalo (Royal Holloway)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  28 January 2016  13:45 - 15:00

Firm Dynamics, Persistent Effects of Entry Conditions, and Business Cycles

Sara Moreira (Chicago)

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LRB 301, 3rd Floor, Lionel Robbins Building, Lionel Robbins Building, LSE, entrance via Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HD


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Thursday  21 January 2016  14:00 - 15:30
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Optimal Social Assistance and Unemployment Insurance in a Life-cycle Model of Family Labor Supply and Savings

Victoria Prowse (Cornell)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  10 December 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Product Mix and Firm Productivity Responses to Trade Competition

Marc Melitz (Harvard)

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Thursday  03 December 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Naked exclusion with private offers

Jeanine Miklos-Thal (Rochester)

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KSW 1.04, 20 Kingsway Building, LSE, entrance in Portugal Street, London WC2B 6LH


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Thursday  26 November 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Incentive effects of equity compensation: employee-level evidence from Google

Eric Zitzewitz (Dartmouth College)

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Thursday  19 November 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Promises and Expectations

Florian Ederer (Yale)

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Thursday  12 November 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Information spillovers in asset markets with correlated values

William Fuchs (Berkeley Haas)

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Thursday  05 November 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Long-Term Effects of Temporary Incentives on Productivity in Medical Care Clinics

Paul Gertler (Berkeley Haas)

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Thursday  29 October 2015  13:45 - 15:00

The Productivity Effects of Labour Reallocation: Evidence from India

Jonathan Colmer (CEP, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  22 October 2015  13:45 - 15:00

International Trade and Job Polarization: Evidence at the Worker-Level

Wolfgang Keller (University of Colorado)

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Graham Wallace Room, 5th Floor, Old Building, Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE


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Thursday  15 October 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Price and probability: Decomposing the takeover effects of anti-takeover provisions

Maria Guadalupe (INSEAD)

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KSW 1.04, 20 Kingsway Building, LSE, entrance in Portugal Street, London WC2B 6LH


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Thursday  08 October 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Is College the New High School: Evidence from Vacancy Postings

Lisa Kahn (Yale)

32L G.06, Ground Floor, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Thursday  14 May 2015  13:45 - 15:00

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Thursday  07 May 2015  13:45 - 15:00

What Does a Deductible Do? The Impact of Cost-Sharing on Health Care Prices, Quantities, and Spending Dynamics

Jonathan Kolstad (Wharton)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  19 March 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Discretion in Hiring

Danielle Li (Harvard 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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Thursday  12 March 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Sales Mechanisms in Online Markets: What Happened to Internet Auctions?

Liran Einav (Stanford University)

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Thursday  05 March 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Smart and Illicit: Who Becomes an Entrepreneur and Do They Earn More

Yona Rubinstein (CEP & LSE)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  26 February 2015  13:45 - 15:00

The Mechanics of Endogenous Innovation and Growth: evidence from historical U.S. Patents

William Kerr (Harvard 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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Thursday  19 February 2015  13:45 - 15:00

Seminar cancelled

Kerem Cosar (Chicago Booth)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  05 February 2015  12:00 - 13:30
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Job Market Seminar: Title TBC

Rahul Deb (Toronto)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  29 January 2015  12:00 - 13:30
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Job Market Seminar: Title TBC

Christine Exley (Stanford)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Monday  26 January 2015  12:00 - 13:30
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Job Market Seminar: Title TBC

Mariaflavia Harari (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  15 January 2015  12:00 - 13:30
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Job Market Seminar Homeowner Borrowing and Housing Collateral: New Evidence from Expiring Price Controls

Anthony DeFusco (Wharton)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  11 December 2014  14:00 - 15:15
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Private versus Public Health Insurance: The U.S. Medicare Experience with Managed Competition

Jonathan Levin (Stanford University)

32L LG.10, Lower Ground Floor, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Thursday  04 December 2014  13:45 - 15:00

Barriers to Migration in a System of Cities

Nathan Seegert (Utah)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  27 November 2014  13:45 - 15:00

Information is Power: Identification Cards and Food Subsidy Programs in Indonesia

Rema Hanna (Harvard University)

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Thursday  20 November 2014  13:45 - 15:00

Retail Globalization and Household Welfare: Evidence from Mexico

David Atkin (MIT)

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Thursday  13 November 2014  13:45 - 15:00

Competition and Bank Opacity

Ross Levine (Haas Berkeley)

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Thursday  06 November 2014  13:45 - 15:00

Lack of Selection and Limits to Delegation: Firm Dynamics in Developing Countries

Ufuk Akcigit (UPenn)

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Thursday  30 October 2014  13:45 - 15:00

Managing Buzz

Arthur Campbell (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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Thursday  23 October 2014  13:45 - 15:00

Equilibria in Health Exchanges: Adverse Selection vs. Reclassification Risk

Igal Hendel (Northwestern University)

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Thursday  16 October 2014  13:45 - 15:00

Patents, Competition, and Innovation - Evidence from Compulsory Licensing during WWI

Petra Moser (Stanford)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  09 October 2014  13:45 - 15:00

How does peer pressure affect educational investment

Leonardo Bursztyn (Chicago)

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Thursday  20 February 2014  13:45 - 15:00

Title TBC

Aloysius Siow (University of Toronto)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  20 February 2014  13:45 - 15:00

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Aloysius Siow (University of Toronto)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  12 December 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Optimal Search on Rugged Landscapes

Niko Matouschek (Northwestern University) , joint with Steve Callander (Standford GSB)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  05 December 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Do Fixed Patent Terms Distort Innovation? Evidence from Cancer Clinical Trials

Heidi Williams (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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Thursday  28 November 2013  13:45 - 15:00

The Market for Advice: Optimal Contracting and the Allocation of Talent

Luis Rayo (Utah/MIT) , joint with Luis Garicano and Willie Fuchs

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  21 November 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Reallocation and Technology: Evidence from the U.S. Steel Industry

Jan De Loecker (KU Leuven and Princeton)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  14 November 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Poultry in Motion: A Study of International Trade Finance Practices

Pol Antras (Harvard)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  07 November 2013  13:45 - 15:00

The Impact of Regional and Sectoral Productivity Changes on the U.S. Economy

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg (Princeton)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  31 October 2013  13:45 - 15:00

The buyer margins of firms' exports

Gianmarco Ottaviano (LSE) , joint with J. Carballo and C. Volpe Martinkus

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  24 October 2013  13:45 - 15:00

The Role of Firms in Fostering Within Country Migration Evidence from a Natural Experiment in India

Tarun Kahna (Harvard Business School)

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Thursday  17 October 2013  13:45 - 15:00

THE EMERGENCE OF THE CORPORATE FORM

Enrico Perotti (University of Amsterdam)

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Thursday  10 October 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Can Unemployment Insurance Spur Entrepreneurial Activity? Evidence From France

Antoinette Schoar (MIT)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  16 May 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Welfare and Equity Consequences of Transplant Organ Allocation Policies

Tayfun Sonmez (KOC)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  21 March 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Productivity As If Space Mattered: An Application to Factor Markets Across China

John Morrow (LSE)

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Thursday  14 March 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Making Do With Less: Working Harder During Recessions

Christopher Stanton (LSE (DoM))

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Thursday  28 February 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Job Market Paper - Information, Incentives and Impulsivity in Food Choice: Evidence from Online Food Purchases SEMINAR CANCELLED

Vikram Pathania (Department of Management, LSE)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  14 February 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Job Market Paper - Valuing the Consumption Benefits of Urban Density

Victor Couture (University of Toronto)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  07 February 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Job Market Paper - Information Asymmetries in Crop Insurance

Snaebjorn Gunnsteinsson (Yale)

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


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Thursday  31 January 2013  13:45 - 15:00

JOB MARKET Social Insurance and the Marriage Market

James Snyder (Harvard University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Thursday  31 January 2013  16:00 - 17:30
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Job Market Paper - Social Insurance and the Marriage Market

James Snyder (Harvard University)

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


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Thursday  24 January 2013  13:45 - 15:00

Job Market Paper - The Role of Connections in Academic Promotions

Manuel Bagues (Universidad Carlos III)

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


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Thursday  13 December 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Recent Marginal Labor Income Tax Rate Changes by Skill and Marital Status

Casey Mulligan (Chicago)

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Thursday  06 December 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Information Disclosure as a Matching Mechanism: Theory and Evidence from a Field Experiment

Steve Tadelis (UC Berkeley)

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Thursday  29 November 2012  13:45 - 15:00

The allocation of talent and U.S. economic growth

Erik Hurst (Chicago GSB)

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Thursday  22 November 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Training Contracts, Worker Overconfidence, and the Provision of Firm-Sponsored General Training

Mitchell Hoffman (Rotman School of Management)

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Thursday  15 November 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Spatial Sorting

Jan Eeckhout (UCL)

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


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Thursday  08 November 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Implementing the Wisdom of the Crowd

Ilan Kremer (Stanford)

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Thursday  01 November 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Public contracting in Delegated agency games with Applications

Lars Stole (Chicago GSB)

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


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Thursday  25 October 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Who Is (More) Rational?

Shachar Kariv (Berkeley)

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Thursday  18 October 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Do entrepreneurs matter?

Hans Hvide (Bergen)

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Thursday  11 October 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Grab them Before they Go Generic: Habit Formation and the Emerging Middle Class

Alon Eizenberg (Hebrew University)

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Thursday  04 October 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Rank Incentives: Evidence from a Randomized Workplace Experiment

Iwan Barankay (Penn)

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NAB 2.04, 2nd Floor, New Academic Building, LSE, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3LJ


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Thursday  13 September 2012  13:00 - 14:00
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Managerial Capital at the Top: Evidence from CEOs Use of Time

Raffaella Sadun (HBS)

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


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Thursday  24 May 2012  13:45 - 15:00

The Technological and Agency Effects of IT: Randomized Evidence from Credit Committees

Daniel Paravisini (Columbia University)

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Thursday  17 May 2012  13:45 - 15:00

On the Merits of Meritocracy

Felix Vardy (Berkeley)

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Thursday  15 March 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Repossession and the Democratization of Credit

Efraim Benmelech (Harvard)

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Thursday  08 March 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Microenterprise Dynamics: Learning from Experimentation

Christopher Woodruff (Warwick)

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Thursday  01 March 2012  13:45 - 15:00

The Distribution of Talent across Contests

Marc Moller (Bern)

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Tuesday  17 January 2012  13:45 - 15:00

Job Market Paper - The Allocation of Future Business: Dynamic Relational Contracts with Multiple Agents

Daniel Barron (MIT)

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Thursday  08 December 2011  13:45 - 15:00

Counterfeiters: Foes or Friends?

Yi Qian (Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern)

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Thursday  01 December 2011  13:45 - 15:00

Regional Firm Size Diversity and Innovation

Ajay Agrawal (Rotman School of Management, Toronto)

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Thursday  24 November 2011  13:45 - 15:00

Working from Home: Evidence from a Field Experiment in China

John Roberts (Stanford GSB)

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Thursday  17 November 2011  13:45 - 15:00

The Effects of Prize Spread and Noise in Elimination Tournaments: A natural field experiment

Josse Delfgaauw (University of Rotterdam)

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Thursday  10 November 2011  13:45 - 15:00

Dissecting The Effect Of Credit Supply On Trade: Evidence From Matched Credit-Export Data

Veronica Rappoport (LSE)

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Thursday  03 November 2011  13:45 - 15:00

Reagan's innovation dividend?Technological impacts of the 1980s US defence build-up

Mirko Draca (University of Warwick & CEP)

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Thursday  27 October 2011  13:45 - 15:00

A Theory of Strategy and the Role of Leaders in it

Eric Van den Steen (Harvard Business School)

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Thursday  20 October 2011  13:45 - 15:00

Landing the first job: the value of intermediaries in online hiring

Catherine Thomas (Columbia & London Business School)

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Monday  10 October 2011  14:00 - 15:30
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Robert Gibbons (MIT)

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Thursday  24 March 2011  13:45 - 15:00

Platform Competition, Compatibility, and Social Efficiency

Ramon Casadesus (Harvard Business School)

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Thursday  17 March 2011  13:45 - 15:00

Deep Financial Integration and Volatility

Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan (University of Houston)

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Thursday  10 March 2011  13:45 - 15:00

Competition in Persuasion

Emir Kamenica (Chicago Booth)

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Thursday  03 March 2011  13:45 - 15:00

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Sebastian Stumpner (Berkeley, EOPP visitor)

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Thursday  24 February 2011  13:45 - 15:00

Industrial Development through Tacit Knowledge Seeding: Evidence from the Bangladesh Garment Industry

Steve Klepper (Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon)

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Thursday  09 December 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Sales Talk, Cancellation Terms, and the Role of Consumer Protection

Marco Ottaviani (London Business School) , joint with Roman Inderst

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Thursday  02 December 2010  13:45 - 15:00

The Flattening Firm: Evidence and Causes of the Changing Nature of Corporate Hierarchies

Julie Wulf (Harvard Business School)

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Thursday  25 November 2010  13:45 - 15:00

What Do Outside Experts Bring To A Committee? Evidence From The Bank of England

Stephen Hansen (UPF)

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Thursday  18 November 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Revolving Door Lobbyists

Christian Fons-Rosen (UPF Barcelona & CEP) , joint with Jordi Blanes-i-VIdal (LSE) and Mirko Draca (CEP)

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Thursday  11 November 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Authority, Incentives and Performance: Theory and Evidence from a Chinese Newspaper

Yanhui Wu (CEP & LSE)

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Thursday  04 November 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Materialistic Genius and Market Power: Uncovering the Best Innovations

Glen Weyl (Chicago)

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Thursday  28 October 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Capabilities, Wealth and the Export Mix

John Sutton (LSE)

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Thursday  21 October 2010  13:45 - 15:00

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Tom Kemeny (LSE)

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Thursday  14 October 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Innovation and Foreign Ownership

Maria Guadalupe (INSEAD)

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Thursday  07 October 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Will the Internet Destroy the News Media?

Joshua Gans (Melbourne Business School & Harvard)

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Thursday  03 June 2010  13:45 - 15:00

How to Organize a Learning Process: Decision Rights, Strategic Communication, and Reputational Concerns

Bauke Visser (Erasmus School of Economics, Tinbergen Institute)

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Thursday  13 May 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Repo Runs

Elu Van Thadden (University of Mannheim)

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Thursday  06 May 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Family values and the regulation of labour

Yann Algan (Paris School of Economics & Yale)

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Thursday  25 March 2010  13:45 - 15:00

The slow growth of new plants: learning about demand

Chad Syverson (University of Chicago)

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Thursday  18 March 2010  13:45 - 15:00

The wealth and poverty of nations: true PPPs for 141 countries

Nick Oulton (CEP & UCL)

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Thursday  04 March 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Title TBC

Paul Romer (Stanford)

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Thursday  25 February 2010  13:45 - 15:00

SEMINAR POSTPONED - NO SEMINAR THIS WEEK

Radha Iyengar (CEP, LSE and NBER)

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Thursday  18 February 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Social vs. monetary incentives in the workplace: evidence from field experiments

Oriana Bandiera (LSE)

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Thursday  11 February 2010  13:45 - 15:00

Resistance to Change

James Dow (LBS)

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Thursday  03 December 2009  13:45 - 15:00

A new capital regulation for large financial institutions

Luigi Zingales (University of Chicago)

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Thursday  03 December 2009  13:45 - 15:00

A New Capital Regulation For Large Financial Institutions

Luigi Zingales (University of Chicago)

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Thursday  26 November 2009  13:45 - 15:00

The Dynamics of Firms' Product Portfolios in Response to Low-Cost Country Competition: an Empirical Assessment

Claire Lelarge (CREST)

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Thursday  19 November 2009  13:45 - 15:00

The Power of Dynastic Commitment: Employment Policies in Family Firms

Nicolas Serrano-Velarde (Oxford)

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Thursday  12 November 2009  13:45 - 15:00

Vertical Integration: Linking Theory to Practice

Robert Gertner (Chicago University)

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Friday  06 November 2009  13:45 - 15:00

The Economics of Radiator Springs: Industry Dynamics, Sunk Costs and Spatial Demand Shifts

Tom Hubbard (University of Chicago Business School)

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Thursday  29 October 2009  13:45 - 15:00

The Importance of Hold-up in Contracting: Evidence from a Field Experiment

Antoinette Schoar (MIT)

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Thursday  15 October 2009  13:45 - 15:00

Spinoffs and the Market for Ideas

Esteban Rossi-Hansberg (Princeton)

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Thursday  08 October 2009  13:45 - 15:00

Advising on Alternatives

Wouter Dessein (Columbia University) , joint with Yeon-Koo Che and Navin Kartik

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Friday  05 December 2008  13:45 - 15:00

The Size, Function and Trade Area of Manufacturing Plants

Thomas Holmes (University of Minnesota)

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Friday  28 November 2008  13:45 - 15:00

What do managers do (to build competitive advantage)?

Rebecca Henderson (MIT)

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Friday  21 November 2008  13:45 - 15:00

Railroads and the Raj: the economic impact of transportation infrastructure

Dave Donaldson (MIT)

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Friday  14 November 2008  13:45 - 15:00

Liquidity constraints and imperfect information in subprime lending

Jonathan Levin (Stanford University)

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Friday  07 November 2008  13:45 - 15:00

Competition and Diversity: Historical Evidence from U.S. Newspapers

Matthew Gentzkow (Chicago Booth)

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Friday  31 October 2008  13:45 - 15:00

What they don't know can't hurt you: The benefits of limited feedback in organizations

Stephen Hansen (UPF)

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Friday  24 October 2008  13:45 - 15:00

Democratizing Entry: Banking deregulations financing constraints, and entrepreneurship

William Kerr (Harvard Business School)

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Friday  17 October 2008  13:45 - 15:00

How much does immigration boost innovation?

Jennifer Hunt (Rutgers) , joint with Marjolaine Gauthier-Loiselle

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Thursday  19 June 2008  13:45 - 15:00

Rachel Griffith (IFS and UCL)

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Thursday  05 June 2008  13:45 - 15:00

Identifying Agglomeration Spillovers: Evidence from Million Dollar Plants

Michael Greenstone (MIT)

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Thursday  29 May 2008  13:45 - 15:00

An Experimental Component Index for the CPI

Ariel Pakes (Harvard University)

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Tuesday  20 May 2008  15:30 - 17:00
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INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS, IMITATION, AND FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT: THEORY AND EVIDENCE

Lee Branstetter (Carnegie Mellon University)

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Thursday  15 May 2008  13:45 - 15:00

Vertical Integration and Production: Some Plant-Level Evidence

Chad Syverson (University of Chicago)

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Thursday  28 February 2008  13:45 - 15:00

Gender differences in career paths among highly-skilled professionals: The case of MBA graduates

Marianne Bertrand (University of Chicago)

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Thursday  21 February 2008  13:45 - 15:00

Joint PIIP/Economics of Industry Seminar - From Pigou to extended liability: On the optimal taxation of externalities under imperfect financial markets

Jean Tirole (Toulouse)

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Thursday  14 February 2008  13:45 - 15:00

Joint PIIP/IE Seminar - The productivity advantages of large markets: distinguishing agglomeration from firm selection

Diego Puga (CEMFI) , joint with Pierre-Philippe Combes, Gilles Duranton, Laurent Gobillon and Sebastien Roux

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Thursday  13 December 2007  16:00 - 17:00
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CEP Productivity and Tanaka Business School Seminar: Superstar extinction

Pierre Azoulay (MIT & NBER) , joint with Joshua Graff Zivin & Jialan Wang

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Thursday  06 December 2007  13:45 - 15:00

Recovering the Sunk Costs of R&D: The Moulds Industry Case

Carlos Santos (CEP)

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Thursday  29 November 2007  13:00 - 14:30
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CEP Productivity and Tanaka Business School Seminar: Patents, Thickets and Entry in Software

Iain Cockburn (Boston University & NBER)

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Thursday  15 November 2007  13:45 - 15:00

The financial patent litigation puzzle

Joshua Lerner (Harvard University & NBER)

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Thursday  08 November 2007  13:45 - 15:00

Email and skill-based organisational change

Alexander Whalley (UC Merced)

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Thursday  25 October 2007  13:45 - 15:00

Selection or self-rejection? Applications into a voluntary treatment program: the case of R&D subsides

Otto Toivanen (HECER, University of Helsinki) , joint with Tuomas Takalo and Tanja Tanayama

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Thursday  11 October 2007  13:00 - 14:30
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Merger of equals and unequals

Michael Gibbs (Chicago Graduate School of Business) , joint with Kathryn Lerulli & Valerie Smeets

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Thursday  14 June 2007  13:45 - 15:00

Trade, Technology and the Environment: Why do Poorer Countries Regulate Sooners?

David Popp (Syracuse University)

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Thursday  07 June 2007  13:45 - 15:00

Credti Constraints - Volatility & Growth

Philippe Aghion (Harvard)

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Thursday  24 May 2007  13:45 - 15:00

Dynamic Price Competition with Network Effects

Luis Cabral (NYU, Stern Business School)

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Thursday  10 May 2007  13:45 - 15:00

Chain indices and the path-dependence problem: an empirical solution

Nick Oulton (CEP & UCL)

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Thursday  26 April 2007  13:45 - 15:00

Investment in Innovation and Fixed Assets: the effect of US tax reforms that reduced the relative price of equity to debt

Gareth Macartney (IFS)

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Monday  12 March 2007  15:30 - 17:00
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Environmental and Technology Policies for Climate Mitigation

Richard Newell (Resources for the Future, Duke)

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Thursday  08 March 2007  13:45 - 15:00

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Christopher Stanton (LSE (DoM))

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Thursday  22 February 2007  13:45 - 15:00

What do we know about the structure of Pyramidal business groups? Evidence from Europe

Sharon Belenzon (CEP & Oxford University) , joint with Tomer Berkowitz

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Thursday  07 December 2006  13:45 - 15:00

R&D and productivity: Estimating production functions when productivity is endogenous

Ulrich Doraszelski (Harvard University)

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Thursday  30 November 2006  13:45 - 15:00

The Division of Labor, Coordination, and the Demand for Information Processing

Guy Michaels (LSE & CEP)

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Thursday  23 November 2006  13:45 - 15:00

Exploiting Sequential Learning to Estimate Microeconomic Productivity Dynamics in Strategic Settings

David Greenstreet (Oxford University)

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Thursday  09 November 2006  13:45 - 15:00

The Impact of Uncertain Intellectual Property Rights on the Market for Ideas: Evidence from Patent Grant Delays

Scott Stern (Kellogg School of Business, Northewestern University)

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Thursday  26 October 2006  13:45 - 15:00

POSTPONED UNTIL LENT TERM 2007: Computing Crime: Information Technology, Police Effectiveness and the Organisation of Policing

Luis Garicano (LSE Department of Management & CEP)

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Thursday  12 October 2006  13:45 - 15:00

Cross-License Agreements in the Semiconductor Industry: Waiting to Persuade

Alberto Galasso (Economics of Industry, STICERD)

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Thursday  28 September 2006  12:30 - 14:00
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Margins of Multinational Labour Substitution

Marc Muendler (UCSD)

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Thursday  29 June 2006  13:45 - 15:00

Production Targets

Liran Einav (Stanford University))

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Thursday  22 June 2006  13:45 - 15:00

Labor Supply and Personal Computer Adoption

Mark Doms , joint with Ethan Lewis

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Thursday  15 June 2006  13:45 - 15:00

The Limits of Equality: Insights from the Israeli Kibbutz

Ran Abramitzky (Stanford)

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Thursday  08 June 2006  13:45 - 15:00

TBA

David Thesmar (PSE)

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Thursday  18 May 2006  13:45 - 15:00

Factor Adjustments After Deregulation: Panel Evidence from Columbian Plants

Maurice Kugler (Southampton University ) , joint with Marcela Eslava, John Haltiwanger, Adriana Kugler and Maurice Kugler

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Thursday  11 May 2006  13:45 - 15:00

The Effect of Taxes and Bans on Passive Smoking

Jerome Adda (Bocconi University)

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Thursday  04 May 2006  13:45 - 15:00

The Link Between R&D and Productivity in the UK

James Smith (Bank of England) , joint with Rachel Reeves

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Thursday  27 April 2006  13:45 - 15:00

Favoritism and Incentives in the Workplace: Evidence From Personnel Data

Imran Rasul (UCL and IFS) , joint with Oriana Bandiera and Iwan Barankay

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Thursday  09 March 2006  13:45 - 15:00

How do economic incentives and regulatory factors influence adoption of new medical technologies? Result from the TECH project

Alistair McGuire (LSE)

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Thursday  23 February 2006  13:45 - 15:00

Information Technology, Organisational Change and ProductivityGrowth: Evidence from UK Firms

Jonathan Haskel (Imperial College London)

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Thursday  09 February 2006  13:45 - 15:00

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Imran Rasul (UCL and IFS) , joint with Oriana Bandiera (LSE) and Iwan Barankay (Essex)

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Thursday  02 February 2006  13:45 - 15:00

Ethnic Scientific Communities and International Technology Diffusion

William Kerr (Harvard Business School)

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Thursday  26 January 2006  13:45 - 15:00

Microeconomic Evidence of Creative Destruction in Industrial and Developing Countries

Eric Bartelsman (Free University of Amsterdam)

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Thursday  19 January 2006  13:45 - 15:00

Strategic Response to Parallel Trade

Margaret Kyle (Duke University)

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Thursday  12 January 2006  13:45 - 15:00

POSTPONED UNTIL SUMMER TERM

Rachel Reeves (Bank of England)

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Thursday  15 December 2005  13:45 - 15:00

The Substitution Elasticity, Growth Theory, And The Low-Pass Filter Panel Model

Robert Chirinko (Emory University) , joint with Debdulal Mallick

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Thursday  01 December 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Skill biased technological change: comparable firm-level evidence from Brazil and India

Rupert Harrison (IFS & UCL)

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Thursday  17 November 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Contractual Imperfections, Credit Markets and Vertical Integration: Theory and Cross-Country Evidence

Rocco Machiavello (LSE/CEP)

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Thursday  03 November 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Information Technology and Firm Performance

Mirko Draca (University of Warwick & CEP)

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Thursday  20 October 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Mergers and Innovation: the Case of the Pharmaceutical Companies

Carmine Ornaghi (University of Southampton)

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Thursday  06 October 2005  13:45 - 15:00

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Francesco Caselli (CEP & LSE)

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Thursday  23 June 2005  13:45 - 15:00

ICT and Productivity

Dinesh Cheryan (CEP)

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Thursday  09 June 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Foreign Investment, Corporate Ownership, and Development: Are Firms in Emerging Markets Catching up to the World Standard?

Jan Svejnar (University of Michigan)

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Thursday  26 May 2005  13:45 - 15:00

It ain't what you do it's the way that you do I.T. - Testing explanations of productivity growth using U.S. subsidiaries

Raffaella Sadun (HBS)

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Thursday  12 May 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Incentives and invention in Universities

Mark Schankerman (LSE)

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Thursday  05 May 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Multi-Product Firms, Industry Mix and Product Switching

Steve Redding (Princeton)

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Thursday  28 April 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Unions and productivity again: new evidence from matched WERS/Census Data

Jonathan Haskel (Imperial College London)

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Thursday  14 April 2005  13:45 - 15:00

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Giulia Faggio (CEP)

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Thursday  31 March 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Inferring Conduct Under the Threat of Entry: The Case of the Brazilian Cement Industry

Alberto Salvo (STICERD & LSE)

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Thursday  17 March 2005  13:45 - 15:00

The Uncertainty Impact of Shocks

Nick Bloom (CEP)

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Thursday  03 March 2005  13:45 - 15:00

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Margaret Slade (UBC/University of Warwick)

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Thursday  17 February 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Co-opetition in Standard Setting: The Case of the Compact Disk

Tobias Kretschmer (IIM) , joint with Katrina Muehlfeld (University of Groningen)

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Thursday  03 February 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Adjustment Costs and Identfication of Cobb Douglas Production Functions

Steve Bond (IFS and Nuffield College, Oxford) , joint with Mans Soderbom (CASE Oxford)

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Thursday  20 January 2005  13:45 - 15:00

Codes in Organizations

Andrea Prat (Columbia University) , joint with Jacques Cremer & Luis Garicano

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