Econometrics Seminars Winter 2013

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

Questions? Contact Gloria Gonzalez-Rivera.

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

1/7/2013* John Galbraith, McGill University

*NOTE: (Please note that this is a Monday instead of a Wednesday)

Dimension Reduction, Empirical-Similarity-Weighted Regression, and the Prediction of Fine Art Prices at Auction.
1/16/2013  John Baez, UCR Mathematics Department  Network Theory
1/23/2013  TBA  TBA
1/30/2013 Hiroki Nishimura, New York University  The Transitive Core: Inference of Welfare From Nontransitive Preference Relations
2/6/2013  TBA  TBA
2/13/2013  James Dieterich, UCR Earth Sciences Department  Use Of Simulations In Earthquake Forecasts
2/20/2013  Jung Jae Park, University of Wisconsin  Contagion Of Sovereign Default Risk: The Role Of The Two Financial Frictions
2/27/2013  Stefano D’Addona, V.A.P. in Economics  Money And Currency Market Implications Of The Long Run Risk Models
3/6/2013  Victor Chernozhukov, Massachusetts Institute Of Technology Inference On Treatment Effects After Selection Amongst High-Dimensional Controls
3/13/2013  Eva Senra, Universidad de Alcal de Henares, Madrid Spain From Housing Boom To Fiscal Bankruptcy: The Need To Adjust Fiscal Balances For Asset Bubbles