Seminars 2012

UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., Jan. 17
Casey Rothschild,
Wellesley College
"Optimal Taxation with Rent Seeking"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., Jan. 24, 2012
Lucie Gadenne,
Paris School of Economics
"Tax Me But Spend Wisely: The Political Economy of Taxes, Theory and Evidence from Brazilian Local Government"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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Jobtalk
Mon., Jan. 30
Caroline Weber,
University of Michigan
"Does the Earned Income Tax Credit Reduce Saving by Low-Income Households?"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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Jobtalk
Tue., Feb. 14
David Agrawal,
University of Michigan
"The Tax Gradient: Do Local Sales Taxes Reduce Tax Dierentials at State Borders?"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., Feb. 28
Valeska Grönert,
Universitat Autonoma Barcelona
"The impact of advice on selection into competition (joint with Jordi Brandts and Christina Rott)"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., March 13
Laurent Bach,
Stockholm School of Economics
"Occupational Choice of Young Workers and the Task of Hypothesis"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., March 20
Pierre Boyer,
University of Mannheim
"Political competition and Mirrleesian income taxation: A first pass"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., March 27, 2012
Nicola Pavoni
, Bocconi University and European University Institute
"Optimal Income Taxation with Asset Accumulation"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., Apr. 10
Ünal Zenginobuz,
Bogazici University
"Oates' Decentralization Theorem with Mobility" (with Francis Bloch, Ecole Polytechnique)
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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Joint UCFS Public Economics and IFAU Seminar
Tue., April 17, 2012
Karin Edmark,
IFN
"Taxes and the Choice of Organizational Form by Entrepreneurs in Sweden"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., April 24, 2012
Yves Zenou,
Stockholm university
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Thur., April 26
Robin Boadway,
Queens university
"Optimal Income Taxation and Risk: The Extensive-Margin Case" (with Motohiro Sato, Hitotsubashi University, Japan)"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., May 8
Jörgen Modalsli,
University of Oslo
"Inequality and growth in the very long run: Inferring inequality from data on social groups"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., May 15
Marc Fleurbaey,
Princeton university
"Compensating The Dead"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Thur., May 24
Helmuth Cremer,
Toulouse School of Economics
"Atkinson-Stiglitz and Ramsey reconciled: Pareto efficient taxation and pricing under a break-even constraint" (joint with Firouz Gahvari)
Time 15:15, Place: F433
***Please note the time and day***

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Thur., May 31
Laurens Cherchye,
University of Leuven
"Sharing rule identification for general collective consumption models"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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Joint UCFS Public and UCLS Labor Seminar
Tue., Sept. 4
Leah Boustan,
University of California, Los Angeles
"Have the poor always been less likely to migrate? Evidence from inheritance practices during the age of mass migration"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Seminar
Tue., Sept. 11
Matthew Weinzierl,
Harvard University
"Why do we Redistribute so Much but Tag so Little: Normative Diversity, Equal Sacrifice, and Optimal Taxation"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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Joint UCFS Public and Macro Seminar
Mon., Sept. 27
Eric French,
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
"Medicaid Insurance and Redistribution in Old Age"
Time 10:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Seminar
Thur., Oct. 11
Tomer Blumkin,
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
"International Tax Competition: Zero Tax Rate at the Top Re-established"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Seminar
Tue., Oct. 16
Gabrielle Demange,
Paris School of Economics
"A ranking method based on handicaps"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Seminar
Tue., Oct. 30
Sebastian Koehne,
Institute for International Economic Studies
"Optimal capital taxation for time-nonseparable preferences"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., Nov. 6
Martin Jacob,
WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management and Annette Alstadsaeter, University of Oslo
"Who Participates in Income Shifting?"
Time 14:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., Nov. 27
Catarina Reis,
Lisbon School of Business and Economics
"Optimal Capital Taxation with Idiosyncratic Investment Risk"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCFS Public Seminar - canceled
Tue., Dec. 18
Erik Lindqvist,
Stockholm School of Economics
"The Effect of Wealth on Labor Supply and Retirement: Evidence from Swedish Lottery Winners" (with David Cesarini, Matthew Notowidigdo, Robert Östling and Björn Wallace).
Time 13:15, Place: F433