Academic year 2020-2021 series


Tuesday 20 October 2020 Evan Kresch, Oberlin College

Greener on the Other Side: Inequity and Tax Collection

Tuesday 27 October 2020 Ashley Swanson, Columbia Business School

No Free Lunch? Welfare Analysis of Firms Selling Through Expert Intermediaries

Tuesday 03 November 2020 David Hendry, Oxford University

Econometric modelling of climate change with implications for climate policies

Tuesday 10 November 2020 Sarah Miller, University of Michigan

Medicaid and Mortality: New Evidence from Linked Survey and Administrative Data

Tuesday 17 November 2020 Sandra Sequeria, LSE

Identity, Media and Consumer Behavior

Tuesday 24 November 2020 Santosh Anagol, Wharton

Estimating the Economic Value of a Zoning Reform: Evidence from Sao Paolo

Tuesday 01 December 2020 Massimo Motta, Barcelona GSE

Shelving or developing? Optimal merger policy with potential competition

Tuesday 08 December 2020 Amanda Starc, Northwestern

Mortality Effects and Choice Across Private Health Insurance Plans

Tuesday 09 March 2021 Emily Breza (Harvard). Affirmative Action and Social Networks: Evidence from Caste-Based Reservation in India 

Tuesday 16 March Atul Gupta (Wharton). Does Private Equity Investment in Healthcare Benefit Patients? Evidence from Nursing Homes

Tuesday 23 March Costas Meghir (Yale University). Migration and Informal Insurance: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial and a Structural Model

Tuesday 30 March Maria Micaela Sviatschi (Princeton University). Gangs, labor mobility and development

Tuesday 13 April Mar Reguant (Northwestern). The Impacts of Real-time Pricing in the Spanish electricity market

Academic year 2019-2020 series

Tuesday 08 October 2019 – Morten Saethre (NHH Norwegian School of Economics)
Seminar title: Quality Regulation and Competition: Evidence from Pharmaceutical Markets

Tuesday 15 October 2019 – Maija Halonen-Akatwijuka (Bristol)
Coordination of Public Good Provision

Tuesday 22 October 2019 – Rema Hanna (Harvard)
The Challenges of Universal Health Insurance in Developing Countries: Evidence from a Large-scale Randomized Experiment in Indonesia

Tuesday 29 October 2019 – Dan Zeltzer (Tel Aviv University School of Economics)
Drug Diffusion Through Peer Networks: The Influence of Industry Payments

Tuesday 12 November 2019 – Jan De Loecker (KU Leuven, NBER and CEPR)
Capital deepening or productivity growth

Thursday 14 November 2019 – Larry Kotlikoff (Boston University)
Making Carbon Taxation a Generational Win Win

Tuesday 03 December 2019 – Swati Dhingra (LSE)
Trade and Worker Deskilling

Tuesday 10 December 2019 – Paola Giuliano (UCLA, Anderson School of Management)
Diversity in Schools: Immigrants and the Educational Performance of Natives


Tuesday 31 March 2020 - Natalia Fabra (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
Price Exposure and Market Power: Learning from Changes in Renewables Regulation

Tuesday 07 April 2020 - Sebastian Fleitas (KU Leuven)
Selection, Subsidies, and Welfare in Health Insurance: Employer Sponsored Health Insurance Versus the ACA Marketplaces

Tuesday 21 April 2020 - Patrick Coen (London School of Economics)
A structural model of interbank network formation and contagion

Tuesday 28 April 2020 - Francisco Ruiz (DeepMind)
Shopper: A Probabilistic Model of Consumer Choice with Substitutes and Complements

Tuesday 12 May 2020 - Jonathan Colmer (University of Virginia)
The Grandkids Aren't Alright: The Intergenerational Effects of Prenatal Pollution Exposure

Tuesday 19 May 2020 - Carlo Schwartz (Warwick)
Social Media and Election Outcomes: Evidence from the United States

Tuesday 26 May 2020 - Mark Shepard (Harvard University)
Automatic Enrollment in Health Insurance: Evidence and Policy Tradeoffs

Tuesday 02 June 2020 - Magne Mogstad (University of Chicago)
Inference for Ranks with Applications to Mobility across Neighborhoods and Academic Achievement across Countries