Winter 2019 seminar schedule

Date Time Location Speaker Title


Friday, February 8, 2019 3:30-5:00pm EV3 3412 Grant Gibson, McMaster   SWORDC
Friday, March 8, 2019 3:30-5:00pm EV3 3412 Brian McCaig, WLU “Microenterprise performance and export markets: Evidence from Vietnam” Joel Blit
Friday, March 15, 2019 3:30-5:00pm EV3 3412 Robert de Jong, Ohio State

The autoregressive sign process

Dinghai Xu
Friday, March 22, 2019 **2:00-3:30pm EV3 3412 Aaron Sojourner, Minnesota "Using Machine Learning to Translate Applicant Work History into Predictors of Performance and Turnover" Chris Riddell
Friday, March 29, 2019 3:30-5:00pm EV3 3412 Ben Lester, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia "Job Referrals and Hiring Frictions" Francisco Gonzalez
Friday, April 5, 2019 3:30-5:00pm EV3 3412 Fabian Lange, McGill "Signalling and Employer Learning with Instruments" Stephanie Lluis
**Tuesday, April 9, 2019 3:30-5:00pm EV3 3412 Arpad Abraham, European University Insitute “Climbing the Wage Ladders: Determining the Sources of Idiosyncratic Wage Dynamics and Implications for Policy” Francisco Gonzalez

Fall 2018 seminar schedule

Date Time Location Speaker Title Host
September 21, 2018 3:30pm - 5:00pm EV3 3412 Jinhua Zhao, Michigan State Uiversity.  “Adaptation to Climate Change: Extreme Events versus Gradual Changes.” Margaret Insley

September 27, 2018


3:30pm-5:00pm EV3 3412 David Card, University of California, Berkeley “Are Referees and Editors in Economics Gender Neutral” Chris Riddell
October 5, 2018 3:30pm - 5:00pm EV3 3412 Jon Eguia, Michigan State University "Regime Change" Jean Guillaume Forand
October 12, 2018 3:30pm - 5:00pm DC 1304 Steve Lehrer, Queens/NYU Shanghai "Assessing the Hype of Machine Learning for Empiricists" Chris Riddell
October 19, 2018 3:30pm - 5:00pm

EV3 3412

Briana Chang, Wisconsin  “Endogenous Market Making and Network Formation”. Francisco Gonzalez
October 26, 2018 3:30pm - 5:00pm EV3 3412 No seminar    
November 2, 2018 3:30pm - 5:00pm EV3 3412 Lance Lochner, University of Western Ontario (SWORDC) "Parental Support, Savings and Student Loan Repayment" SWORDC
November 9, 2018 3:30pm - 5:00pm EV3 3412 Carlos Lamarche, Kentucky

“Common Correlated Effects Estimation of Heterogeneous: Dynamic Panel Quantile Regression Models” (coauthored with M. Harding and H. Pesaran)

Tom Parker
November 16, 2018 3:30pm - 5:00pm EV3 3412 Roy Allen, University of Western Ontario "Assessing Misspecification and Aggregation for Structured Preferences," (joint with John Rehbeck)  Pierre Chausse

November 23, 2018

3:30pm - 5:00pm EV3 3412 Kory Kroft, University of Toronto “Pay Transparency and the Gender Wage Gap: Evidence from Canada" (with Michael Baker, Yosh Halberstam, Alex Mas, and Derek Messacar). Stephanie Lluis
November 30, 2018 3:30pm - 5:00pm EV3 3412 Daniel Barron, Northwestern Kellogg "The Use and Abuse of Coordinated Punishments," joint with Yingni Guo Jean Guillaume Forand

If you are interested in meeting with the speaker, please contact the listed host.

Information about previous seminar series is available on the Past Department Seminars page.

For further information contact: Lynn Skelly, 519-888-4567 ext. 32186