Seminars 2015

Joint Macro and UCFS Public Seminar
Thur., Jan. 8
Stephen Bond, University of Oxford and Institute for Fiscal Studies
"Corporate taxation and capital accumulation: evidence from sectoral panel data for 14 OECD countries"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., Jan. 13

Pierre Boyer, Mannheim
"Efficiency, Welfare, and Political Competition"(with Felix Bierbrauer)
Time 13:15, Place: F433
 


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., Jan. 27
Remy Oddou
, Paris West University
"Jurisdiction formation and segregation"
Time 13:15, Place: F433
 


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., March 3
Giacomo Corneo
, Free University, Berlin
"Democratic redistribution and rule of the majority"
Time 13:15, Place: F433
 


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., March 17
Stefanie Stantcheva,
Harvard University
"Optimal Taxation and Human Capital Policies over the Life Cycle"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., March 24
Charlotte Bartels,
Free University of Berlin
"The role of capital income for top income shares in Germany"
Time 13:15, Place: F433
 


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., March 31
Gabriel Zucman,
London School of Economics and UC Berkeley
"Distributional National Accounts" (joint with T. Piketty and E. Saez)
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., April 7
Andreas Peichl,
ZEW Mannheim
"The world is flat: existing tax benefit systems approximate a linear one"
Time 13:15, Place: F433
 


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., April 14
Dominic Rohner,
University of Lausanne
"THIS MINE IS MINE! HOW MINERALS FUEL CONFLICTS IN AFRICA"
Time 10:15, Place: F433
 


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., April 21

David Strömberg, IIES
"Social Media in China"
Time 13:15, Place: F433
 


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., April 28
Philippe Choné,
ENSAE ParisTech
"Income tax and retirement schemes" joint with Guy Laroque
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Joint UCFS Public and UCLS Labor Economics Seminar
Tue., May 5
David Neumark,
University of California at Irvine
"Labor Market Networks and Recovery from Mass Layoffs Before and During the Great Recession"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., May 12
Randi Hjalmarsson,
Gothenburg University
"Politics in the Courtroom: Political Ideology and Jury Decision Making"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Wed., May 13
Glen Weyl,
University of Chicago and Microsoft research
"The openness-equality trade-off in global redistribution"
Time 10:15, Place: F433


Joint Macro and UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Mon., May 18
Tim Schmidt-Eisenlohr, 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
"Learning and the Value of Relationships in International Trade"
Time: 10:15, Place: 433


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., May 26
Martin Dufwenberg
, Bocconi University
"Frustration and Anger in Games"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCFS Public Economics Seminar
Tue., June 9
Torun Dewan,
LSE
"Competitive elections between rival teams"
Time 13:15, Place: F433
 


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Aug. 20
Christopher Neilson, Princeton university
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433 - Cancelled


Applied Micro Seminar

Tue., Sept. 8
Nathaniel Hendren,
Harvard University
"Knowledge of Future Job Loss and Implications for Unemployment Insurance"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Sept. 10
Kosuke Imai, Princeton university
"On the Use of Linear Fixed Effects Regression Estimators for Causal Inference"
Time 13:15, Place: F433- CANCELLED


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Sept. 17
Francois Gerard, Columbia university
"Informal Labor and the Efficiency Cost of Social Programs: Evidence from the Brazilian Unemployment Insurance Program"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Oct. 8
Jan Bietenbeck, Lund University
"The Long-Term Impacts of Troublesome Childhood Peers: Evidence from Project STAR"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Oct. 15
Mirko Draca, Warwic university
"On Target? The Incidence of Sanctions Across Listed Firms in Iran"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Oct. 22
Audinga Baltruneite, IIES
"Political Finance Reform and Public Procurement:  Evidence from Lithuania"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Oct. 29
Sebastian Kessing, University of Siegen
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Nov. 5
Paolo Pinotti, Bocconi University
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Nov. 12
Miguel Almunia, Warwic university
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Nov.19
Christopher Walters, Berkley university
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Dec. 3
Philip Oreopoulus, University of Toronto
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., Dec. 10
Steven Raphael, University of Berkley
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Applied Micro Seminar

Fri., May 13
Anna Aizer, Brown University
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433 - Note the day!


Applied Micro Seminar

Thur., May 26
Brian Jacob, University of Michigan
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433