Seminar Listing

2018
Semester: Spring
Date Title/Speaker Location/Seminar Type
January 17, 2018 The value of randomized trials for efficacy in oncology: Lessons from off-label prescribing
Rebecca McKibbin
Middlebush Room 211
Regular Seminar
January 19, 2018 Whose help is on the way? The importance of individual police officers in law enforcement outcomes
Emily Weisburst
Middlebush 211
Regular Seminar
January 26, 2018 Household Bundling to Reduce Adverse Selection: Application to Social Health Insurance
Anh Nguyen, Columbia University
Middlebush Room 211
Regular Seminar
February 19, 2018 Endogenous Market Structure: Over-the-Counter versus Exchange Trading
Ji Hee Yoon
Mumford Hall, Room 321
Regular Seminar
February 23, 2018 Seminar on big data
Thomas Fomby
Middlebush Room 12
Regular Seminar
March 8, 2018 "A Career in Chaos: Early Warnings of Big Changes"
William A. "Buz" Brock
Leadership Auditorium (Student Center 2501)
Regular Seminar
March 9, 2018 Determinants of Corruption in State Legislatures: Why are Democrats so Dirty?
Jeff Milyo
129 Professional Buiding
Brown-bag Seminar
March 16, 2018 "The Costs and Benefits of Caring: Aggregate Burdens of an Aging Population"
Nicholas Pretnar
Middlebush Room 211
Regular Seminar
April 6, 2018 The Labor Market Effects of U.S. Reemployment Policy: Lessons from an Analysis of Four Programs during the Great Recession
Peter Mueser
129 Professional Building
Brown-bag Seminar
April 13, 2018 "A Quantile-Based Approach to Improve Volatility Forecasting and Value-at-Risk Prediction."
Professor Heejoon Han
Middlebush Room 211
Regular Seminar
April 27, 2018 The Value of a Liberal Education
Richard Wallace
Professional Building 104
Brown-bag Seminar
April 27, 2018 "What Do Workplace Wellness Programs Do? Evidence from the Illinois Workplace Wellness Study"
Professor Damon Jones
Middlebush Hall Room 211
Regular Seminar
May 4, 2018 "Do firms skimp on quality in competitive markets? Evidence from drug manufacturing"
Professor David Ridley
Middlebush Room 211
Regular Seminar
2017
Semester: Fall
Date Title/Speaker Location/Seminar Type
September 11, 2017 Should I Sell on an Online Marketplace Platform or Build My Own Website?
Oksana Loginova
129 Professional Building, 1-2pm
Brown-bag Seminar
September 15, 2017 Dating Hiatuses: A Statistical Model of the Recent Hiatus in Global Warming – and the Next One
Zack Miller
129 Professional Building, noon-1pm
Brown-bag Seminar
September 22, 2017 Credit Building or Credit Crumbling? Selection and Treatment Effects of a Credit Building Loan Product
Dean Karlan
212 Middlebush, 3:30-5pm
Regular Seminar
October 2, 2017 Capital Requirement, Bank Competition and the Effects on Welfare
Xingpeng Wei
129 Professional Building, 1-2pm
Brown-bag Seminar
October 9, 2017 The Benefits of Alternatives to Conventional College: Labor-Market Returns to For-profit Schooling
Peter Mueser
129 Professional Building, 1-2pm
Brown-bag Seminar
October 27, 2017 Estimation of a Partially Linear Regression in Triangular Systems
Carlos Martins-Filho
212 Middlebush, 3:30-5pm
Regular Seminar
November 3, 2017 Dynamic Factors and Climate Uncertainty in Global Commodity Market
Kyungsik Nam
129 Professional Building, noon-1pm
Brown-bag Seminar
December 1, 2017 The Effects of Conventional and Unconventional Monetary Policy: A New Identification Procedure
Atsushi Inoue
212 Middlebush, 3:30-5pm
Regular Seminar
Semester: Spring
Date Title/Speaker Location/Seminar Type
January 20, 2017 Lab and Field Experiments in Global Health
Julian Jamison
212 Middlebush
Regular Seminar
January 27, 2017 Stein Combination Shrinkage for Vector Autoregressions
Bruce Hansen
212 Middlebush
Regular Seminar
February 10, 2017 Heterogeneous Production Functions, Panel Data, and Productivity Dispersion
Jeremy Fox
212 Middlebush
Regular Seminar
February 17, 2017 Impacts of Education, Occupational Skills Training, Employment Services, and Mentoring for Young At-Risk Parents: Preliminary Impact Findings from the Young Parents Demonstration Evaluation
Burt Barnow
212 Middlebush
Regular Seminar
March 3, 2017 Spatial Heterogeneity of Climate Change as an Experiential Basis for Skepticism
Robert Kaufmann
212 Middlebush
Regular Seminar
March 10, 2017 Off to the Right Start? The Impact of School Start Times on Student Learning
Melinda Sandler Morrill
212 Middlebush
Regular Seminar
March 16, 2017 Local Climate Sensitivity: A Statistical Approach for a Spatially Heterogeneous Planet
Zack Miller
129 Professional Building
Brown-bag Seminar
April 7, 2017 Early Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Care Access, Risky Health Behaviors, and Self-Assessed Health
Charles Courtemanche, Georgia State University
212 Middlebush, 3:30 p.m.
Regular Seminar
April 11, 2017 Persistence and Fadeout in the Impacts of Child and Adolescent Interventions
Greg Duncan, University of California - Irvine
Leadership Auditorium, Student Center
Regular Seminar
April 21, 2017 How Prevalent Is Downward Rigidity in Nominal Wages?
Gary Solon, University of Arizona
212 Middlebush
Regular Seminar
May 1, 2017 Haze and Decision Making: A Natural Laboratory Experiment
Chew, Soo Hong, National University of Singapore
211 Middlebush, 3:30 pm
Regular Seminar
2016
Semester: Fall
Date Title/Speaker Location/Seminar Type
September 9, 2016 Educational Choice, Rural-urban Migration and Economic Development: The Role of Zhaosheng in China
Ping Wang - Washington University, St. Louis
Middlebush 132
Regular Seminar
September 14, 2016 Where's the Envelope?
David Mandy
129 Professional Bulding
Brown-bag Seminar
October 5, 2016 Nonlinear Cointegrating Regression of Earth's Surface Mean Temperature Anomalies on Total Radiative Forcing
Kyungsik Nam
129 Professional Bulding
Brown-bag Seminar
October 19, 2016 Sourcing Co-Created Products: Should your Suppliers Collaborate?
Oksana Loginova
129 Professional Bulding
Brown-bag Seminar
October 21, 2016 Identification of Quantity-Quality Trade off with Imperfect Fertility Control
Juan Pantano, Washington University
Middlebush 309
Regular Seminar
November 4, 2016 Spurious Cross Sectional and Mindless Panel Regressions
Donggyu Sul, University of Texas - Dallas
Middlebush 309
Regular Seminar
November 9, 2016 Classroom Technology and Econ 1014
Mike Podgursky
129 Professional Bulding
Brown-bag Seminar
November 11, 2016 Political Competition and the Dynamics of Parties and Candidates
Stefan Krasa, University of Illinois - Urbana
Middlebush 309
Regular Seminar
November 18, 2016 Optimal Energy Taxation in Cities
Jan Brueckner
129 Professional Bulding
Brown-bag Seminar
November 30, 2016 GMM-Type Quantile Regression
David Kaplan
129 Professional Bulding
Brown-bag Seminar
December 9, 2016 Platform Competition with Endogenous Homing
Thomas Jeitschko
Middlebush 309
Regular Seminar