GEM Seminar

 

Seminar Series

Seminars will be held on Thursdays, 12:00 –1:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) at the UCLA Anderson School of Management. Check the calendar for upcoming events and relevant updates. Click on the seminar title for a copy of the paper being presented.

Seminars & Events

Date Title Speaker Location
September 28, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Bombs, Broadcasts, and High Treason: Opposition to the Nazi Regime in Germany during World War II Joachim Voth
University of Zurich
UCLA Anderson
Cornell Hall
D307
October 5, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Commuting, Migration and Local Employment Elasticities Ferdinando Monte
Georgetown University
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
October 12, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Austerity and the Rise of the Nazi Party Chris Meissner
UC Davis
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
October 19, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
TBA Zoe Cullen
Harvard University
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
October 26, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
TBA Francesco Trebbi
University of British Columbia
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
November 30, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
TBA Kris Mitchener
Santa Clara University
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
December 7, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
TBA Saurabh Bhargava
Canegie Mellon University
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
Date Title Speaker Institution
May 18, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Measuring polarization in high-dimensional data: Method and application to Congressional speech
(joint with Public Policy and Economics)
Jesse Shapiro
Brown University
UCLA Anderson
Cornell Hall
D307
April 27, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
When Fair Isn't Fair: Sophisticated Time Inconsistency in Social Preferences James Andreoni
UC San Diego
UCLA Anderson
Cornell Hall
D307
April 20, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
The Value of Medicaid: Evidence and Interpretation from the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment
(joint with Public Policy and Economics)
Amy Finkelstein
MIT
Luskin School of Public Affairs
PA 4240, CCPR Seminar Room
April 13, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
E-governance, Accountability, and Leakage in Public Programs: Experimental Evidence from a Financial Management Reform in India
(joint with Public Policy)
Rohini Pande
Harvard University
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
B313 ***ROOM CHANGE
April 6, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Status Goods: Experimental Evidence from Platinum Credit Cards
(joint with Public Policy)
Gautam Rao
Harvard University
Luskin School of Public Affairs
PA 4371
March 23, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Money and Politics: Estimating the Effects of Campaign Spending Limits on Political Entry and Selection
(joint with Public Policy)
Frederico Finan
UC Berkeley
UCLA Anderson
Cornell Hall
D307
 

For questions about the seminar or to make an appointment with a seminar speaker, please contact:

Seminar Organizer (Questions)
Nico Voigtlaender, Assistant Professor 
Entrepreneurs Hall, C511
nico.voigtlaender@anderson.ucla.edu
(310) 794-6382

Seminar Coordinator (Appointments)
Patrisha Reyes, Faculty Support Staff
Cornell Hall, D513
patrisha.reyes@anderson.ucla.edu
(310) 825-2507
Fax: (310) 825-1581
Office Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

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