Spring 2018

Thursday 8 March at 15:00 

Zhen Huo, Yale University
Title: Organizational Equilibrium with Capital

Tuesday 13 March at 13:00

Oskar Nordström-Skans, Uppsala University
Title:  Mismatch of Talent: Evidence on Match Quality, Entry Wages, and Job Mobility (6208 Kb)

Thursday 15 March at 15:00

Edouard Schaal, The Centre for Research in International Economics (CREI)
Title: Optimal Transport Networks in Spatial Equilibrium

Tuesday 20 March at 13:00

Ezra Oberfield, Princeton University
Title: Misallocation in the Market for Inputs: Enforcement and the Organization of Production
(with Johannes Boehm)

Thursday 22 March at 13:00

Elhanan Helpman, Harvard University (NB!! Time)
Title: The Productivity Slowdown and the Declining Labor Share: A Neoclassical Exploration
(with Gene M. Grossman, Ezra Oberfield and Thomas Sampson)

Tuesday 27 March at 13:00

David Weinstein, Columbia University
Title:  Accounting for Trade Patterns (663 Kb)

Thursday 29 March at 10:00

Danny Yagan, University of Berkeley (NB!! Time)
Title: Capitalists in the Twenty-First Century
(with Matthew Smith, Owen Zidar, and Eric Zwick)

Thursday 12 April at 15:00

Achyuta Adhvaryu, University of Michigan
Title: Managerial Quality and Productivity Dynamics
(with Anant Nyshadham and Jorge Tamayo)

Tuesday 17 April at 13:00

Johanna Rickne, Stockholm University (SOFI)
Title: "Economic Losers and Political Winners: Sweden's Radical Right"

Thursday 19 April at 15:00

Ruixue Jia, UC San Diego
Title:  The Oriental City: Political Hierarchy and Regional Development in China, AD1000-2000 (4182 Kb)

Thursday 3 May at 15:00

Micaela Sviatschi, Princeton University
Title: Making a Narco: Childhood Exposure to Illegal Labor Markets and Criminal Life Paths

Tuesday 8 May at 13:00

Morten Ravn, University College London
Title: "Sentimental Business Cycles"

Tuesday 15 May at 13:00

Ben Golub, Harvard University
Title: When Less in More: Experimental Evidence on Information Delivery During India's Demonetization
(with Abhijit Banerjee, Emily Breza and Arun Chandrasekhar)

Thursday 17 May at 15:00

Simon Mongey, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis 
Title:  Market Structure and Monetary Non-Neutrality (1952 Kb)

Tuesday 22 May at 13:00

Michael Peters, Yale University
Title:  Spatial Structural Change (4477 Kb)
(with Fabian Eckert)

Tuesday 29 May at 13:00

Ethan Lewis, Dartmouth University
Title: TBA

Tursday 5 June at 13:00

Paola Giuliano, UCLA
Title: Understanding Cultural Persistence and Change

Thursday 7 June at 15:00

Jörgen Kratz, Lund University
Title: TBA

Fall 2018

Tuesday 28 August at 09:00

Eric Verhoogen, Columbia University
Title: Using Exchange Rates to Estimate Production Functions: Evidence from Colombia

Tuesday 4 September at 13:00

David Baqaee, London School of Economics
Title: TBA

Thursday 6 September at 15:00

Giuseppe Moscarini, Yale University
Title: The Job Ladder: Inflation vs. Reallocation

Tuesday 11 September at 13:00

Benjamin Schoefer, University of California Berkeley
Title: Wages and the Valur of Nonemployment

Tuesday 18 September at 13:00

Josef Sigurdsson, IIES
Title: Anatomy of Labor Supply Responses: A Tax-free Year on Iceland

Thursday 20 September at 15:00

Cecile Gaubert, University of California Berkeley
Title: Granular Comparative Advantage

Monday 24 September at 10:00

Jaakko Meriläinen, IIES
Title: Politician Quality, Ideology and Fiscal Policy

Tuesday 25 September at 13:00

Gabriel Chodrowow-Reich, Harvard University
Title: Asset Insulators (with Andra Ghent and Valentin Haddad)

Thursday 27 September at 15:00

Teodora Boneva, University of Oxford
Title: Socio-Economic Gaps in University Enrolment: The Role of Perceived Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Returns

Monday 1 October at 10:00

Matti Mitrunen, IIES
Title: Government Intervention, Structural Change, and Occupational Choice: Evidence from the Finnish War Reparations

Tuesday 2 October at 13:00

Serena Cocciolo, IIES
Title: Experience of Inclusive Institutions and the Value of Prticipation: Experimental Evidence from Bangladesh

Thursday 4 October at 15:00

Thomas Winberry, Chicago Booth School of Business
Title: Financial Heterogeneity and the Investment Channel of Monetary Policy

Tuesday 9 October at 13:00

Uta Schoenberg, University College London
Title: Reallocation Effects of Minimum Wages

Thursday 11 October at 15:00

Dina Pomeranz, University of Zurich
Title: Can Audits Backfire? Evidence from Public Procurement in Chile

Thursday 18 October at 15:00

Rohan Kekre, Chicago Booth School of Business
Title: Unemployment Insurance in Macroeconomic Stabilization

Tuesday 23 October at 13:00

Diego Battiston, Stockholm University
Title: The Persistent Effects of Brief Interactions: Evidence from Immigrant Ships

Thursday 25 October at 15:00

Hamish Low, University of Oxford
Title: Marriage, Labor Supply and the Dynamics of the Social Safety Net

Thursday 13 December at 15:00

Jan Eeckhout, UPF Barcelona 
Title: The Rise of Market Power and the Macroeconomic Implications