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
January 18, 2018
11:15 am to 12:45 pm
The Impact of Mandated Maternity Benefits on the Gender Differential in Promotions: Examining the Role of Adverse Selection Mallika Thomas
Cornell University
UCLA Anderson 
Gold Hall 
B117
February 1, 2018
11:15 am to 12:45 pm
Regressive Sin Taxes, with an Application to the Optimal Soda Tax Hunt Allcot
New York University
UCLA Anderson 
Gold Hall 
B117
February 8, 2018
11:15 am to 12:45 pm
TBA Matilde Bombardini
University of British Columbia
UCLA Anderson 
Gold Hall 
B117
March 8, 2018
11:15 am to 12:45 pm
TBA (joint with UCLA Anderson Finance and Behavioral Decision Making) Ulrike Malmendier
UC Berkeley
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D301
March 15, 2018
11:15 am to 12:45 pm
TBA (joint with UCLA Anderson Behavioral Decision Making) Ben Enke
Harvard University
UCLA Anderson 
Gold Hall 
B117
March 22, 2018
11:15 am to 12:45 pm
TBA Jessica Pan
National University of Singapore
UCLA Anderson 
Gold Hall 
B117
April 11, 2018
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
TBA (joint with Economics and Public Policy) Emmanuel Saez
UC Berkeley
Luskin School of Public Affairs
Public Affairs Building
CCPR Seminar Room
April 19, 2018
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
TBA (joint with Public Policy) Sandy Black
University of Texas at Austin
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
May 17, 2018
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
TBA Danilla Serra
Southern Methodist University
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
May 31, 2018
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
TBA (joint with Public Policy) James Robinson
University of Chicago
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
June 7, 2018
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
TBA (joint with Public Policy) Claudia Olivetti
Boston College
Luskin School of Public Affairs
Public Affairs Building
Room 4371
Date Title Speaker Institution
December 7, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Serenity Now, Save Later? New Field Evidence on Retirement Savings Puzzles Saurabh Bhargava
Canegie Mellon University
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
November 30, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Swords into Bank Shares: Finance, Conflict, and Political Reform in Meiji Japan Kris Mitchener
Santa Clara University
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
November 9, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
The Entertaining Way to Behavioral Change Eliana La Ferrara
Bocconi University
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
October 26, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Making Policies Matter: Voter Responses to Campaign Promises Francesco Trebbi
University of British Columbia
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
October 19, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
How Much Does Your Boss Make? The Incentive Effects of Horizontal and Vertical Inequality Zoe Cullen
Harvard 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 5, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Commuting, Migration and Local Employment Elasticities Ferdinando Monte
Georgetown University
UCLA Anderson 
Cornell Hall 
D307
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
 

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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