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Seminar Series

Seminar Series Fall 2018

Tuesdays 4 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. unless noted otherwise
Conference Room, Dealy E-530
Organizers: Marc Conte, Andrew Simons, and Arunima Sinha

Sep 4
Walter Bazan
Fordham University
Valuation Effect, Heterogeneous Investors and Home Bias

Sep 11
Nim Segev
Fordham University
Macroprudential and Monetary Policies with an Imperfectly Competitive Banking Sector

Sep 18
Paige Weber
Yale University
Dynamic Responses to Greenhouse Gas Regulation in the Electric Sector and Effects on Local Air Quality

Sep 25
Rafia Zafar
Fordham University
Intergenerational Mobility in Education: Evidence from Indonesia

Oct 2
Vesall Nourani
Altruism, Insurance, and Costly Solidarity Commitments

Oct 16
Burcu Eyigungor
Philadelphia Fed
Incumbency Disadvantage in U.S. National Politics: The Role of Policy Inertia and Prospective Voting

Oct 23
Pamela Jakiela
University of Maryland
Gendered Language

Oct 24
Michael Palmer
Note Different Day: Wednesday 3:30-4:45pm
University of Western Australia
Are Employment Protection Laws for Disabled People Effective in a Developing Country?

Oct 30
Gabriel Mihalache
Stony Brook University
Inflation Target with Sovereign Default Risk

Nov 6
David Levine
University of California, Berkeley
Improving Regulatory Effectiveness through Better Targeting: Evidence from OSHA

Nov 12
Nathan Chan
Note Different Day: Monday 4:00-5:15pm
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
What is the value of conformity? Evidence from home landscaping and water conservation

Nov 27
Anja Tolonen
Barnard College
Pupil Absenteeism, Measurement, and Menstruation: Evidence from Kenya

Dec 4
Marcos Fernandes
Stony Brook University
Confirmation bias in social networks and the folly of crowds