Microeconomics Workshop

Organizer

Nina Linchenko (nina.linchenko@chicagobooth.edu)

Please email the workshop organizer and request to be added to the microeconomics listserv to receive weekly updates.

Schedule

Thursdays, 12:15-1:15 PM (unless otherwise stated)

Location

Harper Center - C07 (unless otherwise stated)

Please refer to the weekly announcement for updates and time changes.

Fall 2017

 
Date Room Topic
Speaker, Institution
September 21
HC C07
The Spatial Structure of Endowments, Trade, and Inequality: Evidence from the Global Climate Jonathan Dingel, Booth School of Business
September 28
HC C07
Consumer Spending During Unemployment: Postive and Normative Implications Peter Ganong, University of Chicago
October 5
HC C07
Relinquishing Riches: Auctions vs negotiations in Texas oil and gas leasing Thomas Covert, Booth School of Business
October 12
HC C07
Insider Investor and Information Lin William Cong, Booth School of Business
October 19
HC C07
The Effect of Debt on Default and Consumption: Evidence from Housing Policy in the Great Recession Pascal Noel, Booth School of Business
October 26
HC C07
Partisan Bias, Economic Expectations, and Household Spending Amir Sufi, Booth School of Business
November 2
HC C07
Measuring the Equilibrium Effects of Asymmetric Information: Evidence from Consumer Credit Markets Seth Zimmerman, Booth School of Business
November 30
HC C07
Distance to Physicians and the Value of Choice in Individual Health Insurance Pietro Tebaldi, University of Chicago
December 7
HC C07
How Do Individuals Repay Their Debt? The Balance-Matching Heuristic Neale Mahoney, Booth School of Business

Spring 2017

 
Date Room Topic
Speaker, Institution
March 30
HC C07
The Costs of Corporate Tax Complexity Eric Zwick, Booth School of Business
April 6
HC C07
Scalable Price Targeting Jean Pierre Dube and Sanjog Misra, Booth School of Business
April 13
HC C07
Michelson-Morley, Occam and Fisher: The Radical Implications of Stable Inflation at Near-Zero Interest Rates John Cochrane, Booth School of Business
April 20
HC C07
Who is Screened Out? Application Costs and the Targeting of Disability Programs Manasi Deshpande, University of Chicago
April 27
HC C07
Capitalists in the Twenty-First Century Owen Zidar and Eric Zwick, Booth School of Business
May 18
HC C07
Do Conflict of Interests Disclosures Work? Evidence from Citations in Medical Journals Christian Leuz, Booth School of Business
May 25
HC C07
Coming apart? Lives of the rich and the poor over time Marianne Bertrand and Emir Kamenica, Booth School of Business
June 1
HC C07
Effects of Regulatory Capture: Evidence from Patent Examiners Thomas Wollmann, Booth School of Business
June 8
HC C07
Incentive design for disease management: The role of time preferences Rebecca Dizon-Ross, Booth School of Business

Past Workshops

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2012

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2010

 

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