This workshop meets on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:50 p.m. in Room 140C, 1307 E. 60th Street in Chicago. The faculty organizers are Ingvil Gaarder, Yana Gallen and Peter Ganong.

To receive regular updates about the workshops, please email Cynthia Taylor ([email protected]).

Autumn 2018 Workshops

Oct 3

Atif Mian (Princeton University)

"Credit Supply and Housing Speculation"

Oct 10

Jacob Bastian (University of Chicago)

"The Cost of the EITC in Equilibrium:  Accounting for Changes in Tax Revenue and Public Assistance Spending"

Oct 17

Justine Hastings (Brown University)

"The Social Value of Targeting Interventions:  Evidence From Reemployment Services"

Oct 24

Thomas Lemieux (University of British Columbia)

Oct 31

Jessica Pan (National University of Singapore)

"The Mommy Effect:  Do Women Anticipate the Employment Effects of Motherhood?"

Nov 7

Amy Finkelstein (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

"Long-Term Care Hospitals:  A Case Study in Waste"

Nov 14

Mel Stephens (University of Michigan)

"Correcting for Misclassified Binary Regressors Using Instrumental Variables"

Nov 28

Judy Hellerstein (University of Maryland)

"Have the Returns to Cognitive Ability Really Declined?"

Dec 5

Lint Barrage (Brown University)

Dec 12

Ben Hyman (Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics)

"Can Displaced Labor Be Retrained? Evidence from Quasi-Random Assignment to Trade Adjustment Assistance"

Spring 2019 Workshops

Apr 3

Attila Lindner (University College London)

Apr 10

Richard Blundell (University College London)

Apr 17

Joseph Hotz (Duke University)

Apr 24

Amanda Pallais (Harvard University)

May 1

Nick Sanders (Cornell University)

May 8

Fabian Lange (McGill University)

May 15

Emi Nakamura (University of California-Berkeley)

May 22

Henrik Kleven (Princeton University)

May 29

Uta Schoenberg (University College London)

Jun 5

Pat Kline (University of California-Berkeley)

Jun 12

David Atkin (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)


Workshop Archive