Applied Economics Seminars Winter 2016

Fridays, 4:10-5:30 pm (unless otherwise specified)
Sproul 2206

Questions? Contact Steven Helfand.

When available, the papers may be downloaded as pdf files, which can be read or printed using the Acrobat Reader.

1/1/2016 New Year’s Day Holiday, Campus Closed – No Seminar No Seminar
1/8/2016 Deepak Singhania, UCR PhD Candidate Unraveling The Welfare Effects Of Administrative And Political Decentralization In Indonesia
1/15/2016 TBA TBA
1/22/2016 No Seminar No Seminar
1/28/2016* Eric Chyn, University of Michigan

*NOTE: from 4:40pm to 6:00pm

Moved To Opportunity:  The Long-Run Effect Of Public Housing Demolition On Labor Market Outcomes Of Children
1/29/2016 Carolyn Sloane, University of Chicago Rising Wage Inequality And Human Capital Investment
2/2/2016* Yang Xie, UC Berkeley

*NOTE: from 4:40pm to 6:00pm

Machiavellian Experimentation
2/4/2016* Na’ama Shenhav, UC Davis

*NOTE: from 4:40pm to 6:00pm

What Women Want: Family Formation And Labor Market Responses To Marriage Incentives
2/5/2016 Andrew Johnston, University of Pennsylvania Unemployment Insurance Taxes And Labor-Market Recovery: Evidence From Florida And Missouri
2/8/2016 Emily Beam, National University of Singapore Do Job Fairs Matter? Experimental Evidence On The Impact Of Job-Fair Attendance
2/9/2016* Sarojini Hirshleifer, UC San Diego

*NOTE: from 4:40pm to 6pm

Incentives For Effort Or Outputs? A Field Experiment To Improve Student Performance
2/10/2016* Euncheol Shin, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena

*NOTE: (Please note, this is a Wednesday)

Social Network Formation And Strategic Interaction In Large Networks
2/19/2016 No Seminar No Seminar
2/26/2016 No Seminar No Seminar
3/3/2016* Fabian Lange, McGill University

*NOTE: (Thursday at 2:30pm in Sproul 4128)

Type Heterogeneity And Duration Dependence: Exploiting The Current Population Survey Panel For New Evidence
3/4/2016 Fabian Lange, McGill University Supervisor Heterogeneity In Performance Evaluations
3/11/2016 No Seminar No Seminar