Economic Theory Seminars Winter 2011

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

Questions? Contact Richard Suen.

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

1/7/2011 No Seminar (ASSA Meetings) No Seminar
1/14/2011 TBA TBA
1/21/2011* Jerry Hausman, MIT – Boston

*NOTE: (This is an Econometrics Seminar) 

 Understanding Choice Intensity: A Poisson Mixture Model with Logit-based Random Utility Selective Mixing
1/28/2o11 TBA TBA
2/3/2011* Jie Zheng, Washington University, St. Louis

*NOTE: This is an Econ Theory seminar and will be held from 2:10-3:30 in Sproul 2206

Strong Bubbles and Common Expected Bubbles in a Finite Horizon Model
2/4/2011 Urmee Khan, University of Texas at Austin The Virtues of Hesitation
2/8/2011* Justin Tumlinson, UC Berkeley

*NOTE: This is an Econ Theory seminar on Tuesday, and will be held in Sproul 2206 from 5:10-6:30pm

Adverse Selection in Team Formation Under Discrimination
2/11/2011 Stefano Barbieri, Tulane University Increasing Fundraising Success by Decreasing Donor Choice
2/18/2011 Martin Boileau, University of Colorado at Boulder Corporate Cash Savings: Precaution versus Liquidity
2/25/2011 Qinglai Meng, Oregon State University Sunspots and The Nature of Price Rigidity
3/4/2011 Kevin Lansing, Federal Reserve Bank at San Francisco Asset Pricing With Concentrated Ownership of Capital
3/11/2011 Elie Appelbaum, York University, Canada No Seminar – Cancelled