Applied Economics Workshop

Organizer

Josephine Claxton, Workshop Administrator (Josephine.Claxton@ChicagoBooth.edu). Please contact if you would like to be added to the listserv for weekly updates.

Schedule

Wednesday, 1:20-2:50 p.m.

Location

Harper Center HC3B

When possible, links to the workshop papers are posted to this page. Hard copies of the below workshop papers will be available in Harper Center, Room 448 preceding the workshop, except for the winter quarter. 

Spring 2014

 
Date Topic Speaker, Institution
April 2 "Selling Cookies" Alessandro Bonatti, MIT Sloan
April 9 "Neuroeconomic Foundations of Economic Choice-Recent Advances" and "Visual Fixations and the Computation and Comparison of Value in Simple Choice" Antonio Rangel, Caltech
April 16 "Dead Poet's Property" Petra Moser, Stanford
April 23 "Can Healthcare Competition Work?: The US Medicare Advantage Program" Jon Levin, Stanford
April 23 "The High-Frequency Trading Arms Race: Frequent Batch Auctions as a Market Design Response" Lunch Series- C03 12-1:15 pm Eric Budish, Chicago Booth
April 30 "Clientilism in Indian Villages" Patrick Francois, University of British Columbia
May 7 "The Value of a Statistical Life: Evidence from Military Retention Incentives and Occupation-Specific Mortality Hazards" Michael Greentstone, MIT
May 14 "Public R&D Investments and Private Sector Patenting" Danielle Li, NU Kellogg
May 21 "The Long-Term Impact of Social Skills Training at School Entry: A Randomized Controlled Trial" Yann Algan, SciencesPo
May 28 "Forcasting Profitability" Chris Udry, Yale
June 4 "The Secular Decline of Business Dynamism" John Haltiwanger, Unversity of Maryland
June 11 "Adverse Selection and an Individual Mandate: When Theory Meets Practice" Jonathan Kolstad, UPenn Wharton

 

Past Workshops

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