Economic Theory Seminars Spring 2013

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

Questions? Contact Victor Ortego Marti.

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

4/1/2013 Pablo Fajgelbaum, UC Los Angeles  Uncertainty Traps
4/8/2013 Greg Veramendi, Arizona State University  Labor Market Dynamics: A Model Of Search And Human Capital Accumulation
4/15/2013 Guillame Vandenbroucke, University of Southern California Fertility And Wars: The Case Of World War I In France
4/22/2013  TBA  TBA
4/29/2013*  Kirstin Hubrich, European Central Bank

*NOTE: this will be a JOINT Economic Theory and Econometrics seminar

Financial Stress And Economic Dynamics: The Transmission of Crises”
5/06/2013*  Yongmiao Hong, Cornell University

*NOTE: (please note this is an Econometrics presentation)

Characteristic Function Based Testing For Conditional Independence: A Nonparametric Regression Approach
5/13/2013 Jonathan Heathcote, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Redistributive Taxation In A Partial Insurance Economy
5/20/2013 Guillaume Rocheteau, UC Irvine Liquidity Provision, Interest Rates, And Unemployment
5/27/2013 HOLIDAY No Seminar
6/3/2013  Cathy Zhang, UC Irvine Paper or Plastic? Money And Credit As Means Of Payment
6/5/2013* Vincenzo Quadrini, University of Southern California

*NOTE: (please note this is a Wednesday)

Risky Investment With Limited Enforcement