Past Seminars

 

Spring 2014

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation Title

Apr. 11

D313

Mar Reguant

Stanford University

Blowin' in the Wind: Sequential Markets, Market Power and Arbitrage

Apr. 18

D313

Nava Ashraf

Harvard University

Do-gooders and ladder-climbers: career incentives, selection, and performance in public service delivery

May 2

D313

Michael Luca

Harvard University

Failures of Unraveling in Disclosure Experiments

May 13 TBA Andrew Sweeting University of Maryland TBA

 

 

Winter 2014

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation Title

Jan. 10

D313

Mary Benner

University of Minnesota

Exploitation, Exploration, and Analysts: Are firms rewarded for ambidexterity?

Jan. 17

D313

Joel Waldfogel

University of Minnesota

Cinematic Explosion:
Movies, Gatekeepers, and Product Discovery in the Digital Era

Copyright Protection, Technological Change, and the Quality of New Products: Evidence from Recorded Music since Napster

Feb. 21

D313

Amanda Kowalski

Yale University

TBA

 

 

Fall 2013

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation Title

Oct. 11

D313

Mitch Hoffman

University of Toronto

The Facts About Referrals: Toward an Understanding of Employee Referral Networks

Oct. 18

D313

Heidi Williams

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Do fixed patent terms distort innovation? Evidence from cancer clinical trials

Nov. 1

D313

Victor Bennett

University of Southern California

Search Frictions, Secondary Markets, and Value Appropriation

Nov. 8

D313

Matt Grennan

University of Pennsylvania

Regulating Innovation with Uncertain Quality: Medical Device Access and Risk

Nov. 15

D313

Robin Lee

New York University

Insurer Competition and Negotiated Hospital Prices

Spring 2013

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation Title

Apr. 19

D313

Brian McManus

University of North Carolina

Market Structure, Reputation, and the Value of Quality Certification

Apr. 26

D313

Phillip Leslie

UCLA

Inspection Design & Inspector Behavior

May 3

D313

Susan Athey

Stanford University

The Internet and the News Media: Theory and Empirical Work Link 1 & Link 2

May 10

D313

Steve Tadelis

UC Berkeley

Consumer Heterogeneity and Paid Search Effectiveness

June 7

D313

Eric Zitzewitz

Dartmouth University

Do Gas Prices Vote for the Right? Political Contributions via Price Distortions

 Winter 2013

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation Title

Jan. 18

D313

Javier Gimeno

INSEAD

Constrained Delegation

Feb. 1

D313

Catherine Wolfram

UC Berkeley

How ProPoor Growth Affects the Demand for Energy

Mar. 22

D313

Jason Snyder& Marvin Lieberman

UCLA

TBA & Measuring Value Creation and Appropriation

Mar. 22

D313

Ronnie Chatterji

Duke University

Eponymous Entrepreneurs

 Fall 2012

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation Title

Sept. 28

D313

Shachar Kariv

UC Berkeley

"Who is (More) Rational?"

Oct. 12

D313

Michael Grubb

MIT Sloan

Cellular Service Demand

Nov. 2

D313

Ginger Jin

University of Maryland

More Trusting, Less to Trust?

Nov. 5

D310

Ian Larkin

Harvard Business School

Performance

 Dec. 7

D313

Hong Luo

Harvard Business School

When to Sell Your Idea



Spring 2012

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation

Apr. 6

D313

John Asker

New York University

Exclusionary Minimum Resale Price Maintenance

Apr. 27

D313

Kate Ho

Columbia University

Hospital Choices, Hospital Prices and Financial Incentives to Physicians

May 11

D313

Juan Carrillo

University of Southern California

Resource Allocation in the Brain

May 25

D313

Alex Stremitzer 
& Florian Englmaier

UCLA Law & IZA

TBA


Winter 2012

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation

Jan. 20

D310

Devin Pope

University of Chicago

Projection Bias in the Housing and Car Markets

Feb. 17

D313

Mike Ryall

University of Toronto

Alliances under Ambiguity

Mar. 2

D313

Silke Forbes

University of California, San Diego

Quality Disclosure Programs with Thresholds


Joint Economics - Entrepreneurship/Innovation Seminar Series - Winter 2012

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation

Feb. 10

D301

Thomas Hellman

University of British Columbia

The First Deal: The Division of Founder Equity in New Ventures

Feb. 24

D301

Josh Lerner

Harvard University

TBA

 

Policy Seminar Series - Fall 2011

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation Title

Sept. 30

B117

Richard Rumelt

UCLA Anderson

Book Presentation: "Good Strategy / Bad Strategy"

Oct. 7

D313

Feng Zhu

USC Marshall

Ad Revenue and Content Commercialization

Oct. 21

D313

Andy Newman

Boston University

Loopholes: Social Learning and the Evolution of Contract Form

Nov. 4

D313

Raph Thomadsen & Subbu Ramanarayanan

UCLA Anderson

Reputations and Firm Performance: Evidence from the Dialysis Industry & PUSH VS. PULL: THE CASE FOR 50-50

Nov. 18

D313

Tim Groseclose

UCLA

Bias in a Laboratory Simulation of a Signaling Game with Implications for the Influence of the News Media"

 

Joint Economics - Anderson Laub Foundation Workshop - Fall 2011

Date

Room

Speaker

Institution

Presentation Title

Oct. 11

Bunche 9383

Leemore Dafny

Northwestern Kellog

Do For-Profit Insurers Charge Higher Premiums?

Oct. 18

Bunche 9383

Pai-Ling Yin

MIT Sloan

Competition Between Exchanges: Lessons from the Battle of the Bund

Nov. 1

Bunche 9383

Ben Shiller

Brandeis

Digital Downloads and the Prohibition of Resale Markets for Information Goods

Nov. 8

Bunche 9383

Katja Seim

Wharton

Welfare and Redistribution Effects of Benevolent Multiproduct Pricing: The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board

Nov. 22

Bunche 9383

Anindya Ghose

NYU Stern

Combining Econometric Modeling with Text Mining: The Case of Product Search

Policy Seminar Series -- Spring 2011

Date

Speaker

Institution

Details

April 8

John Mamer & Florian Ederer

UCLA Anderson

Talk is in room D313

April 22

Paul Niehaus

UC San Diego

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May 6

Julie Wulf

Harvard

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May 13

Magali Delmas

UCLA IoES

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Policy Seminar Series -- Winter 2011

Date

Speaker

Institution

Details

January 14

Florian Ederer

UCLA Anderson

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January 14

Jason Snyder

UCLA Anderson

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January 28

Rui de Figueiredo

UC Berkeley Haas

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February 4

Iwan Barankay

U of Penn Wharton

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February 18

Stefano DellaVigna*

UC Berkeley

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March 11

David Cesarini

NYU

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March 18

Subbu Ramanarayanan

UCLA Anderson

 

Policy Seminar Series -- Fall 2010

Date

Speaker

Institution

Details

September 24

Alan Sorensen

Stanford

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October 1

Phil Leslie

Stanford

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October 15

Bruno Cassiman

IESE

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October 29

Bauke Visser

ESE

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November 5

Stephan Meier

Columbia

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Policy Seminar Series -- Winter/Spring 2010

Date

Speaker

Institution

Details

Feb 5

Bentley MacLeod

Columbia

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Feb 19

Jim Snyder

MIT

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March 5

Nicola Persico

NYU

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April 2

Ray Fisman

Columbia

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April. 9

Sendhil Mullainathan

Harvard

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April. 30

Mike Toffel

Harvard

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May 14

Joshua Gans

University of Melbourne

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Policy Seminar Series -- Fall 2009

Date

Speaker

Institution

Details

September 25

Steven Lippman

UCLA Anderson

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September 25

Marvin Lieberman

UCLA Anderson

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October 23

Anne Marie Knott

Olin School of Business

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November 13

Canice Prendergast

Chicago Booth

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December 4

Heski Bar-Isaac

NYU Stern

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December. 11

Policy Area Student Presentations

UCLA Anderson

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Policy Seminar Series -- Spring 2009

Date

Speaker

Institution

Details

April 3

Atif Mian

Chicago GSB

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April 10

Jackson Nickerson

Olin School of Business

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May 1

Matt Gentzkow

Chicago GSB

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May 29

Joel Waldfogel

Wharton

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Policy Seminar Series -- Winter 2009

Date

Speaker

Institution

Details

January 9

Bradley Staats

HBS

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January 16

Tom Chang

MIT

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January 23

Felipe Csaszar

Wharton

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January 30

James Roberts

Northwestern

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Feb. 2

Florian Ederer

MIT

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Feb. 27

Donald Hambrick

Pennsylvania State

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Policy Seminar Series -- Fall 2008

Date

Speaker

Institution

Details

October 10

Ashish Arora

Duke

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Novermber 14

Christopher Liu**

HBS

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November 21

Sandeep Baliga

Northwestern

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December 5

John Morgan

UC Berkeley

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December 12

Brian Silverman

U of Toronto

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