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Tuesday, 3 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Foundational models of human agency/Economic theory
Songzi Du (Simon Fraser University)
Rigidity of Transfers and Unraveling in Matching Markets
(joint with Yair Livne)
Rotman, south building, room LL1065 Organizers: Byung Soo Lee and Colin Stewart
 
Wednesday, 4 March 2015 13:10–14:00
Junior faculty applied brown bag
Sam Norris (Northwestern University)
TBD
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Shari Eli and Philip Oreopoulos
 
Wednesday, 4 March 2015 16:30–17:50
International trade
Nicolas Gendron-Carrier (University of Toronto)
The Impact of Trade Liberalization on Deforestation
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Kunal Dasgupta
 
Thursday, 5 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Macroeconomics
Leonardo Martinez (IMF)
Mortgage Defaults
(joint with Juan Carlos Hatchondo, Juan M. Sanchez)
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Burhanettin Kuruscu
 
Friday, 6 March 2015 14:00–15:20
Econometrics
Nicholas Mitsakakis (University of Toronto (THETA))
Bayesian regression models for the estimation of net cost of disease using aggregate data
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Ismael Mourifié
 
Friday, 6 March 2015 15:40–17:00
Empirical microeconomics (CEPA)
Andrea Prat (Columbia University)
Transparency and Deliberation within the FOMC: a Computational Linguistics Approach
(joint with Stephen Hansen and Michael McMahon)
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Gustavo Bobonis, Marco Gonzalez-Navarro, and Yosh Halberstam
 
Monday, 9 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Business economics/Industrial organization
Jean-Etienne De Bettignies (Queen's)
When Is Social Responsibility Socially Desirable?
(joint with David T. Robinson (Duke Fuqua and NBER))
Rotman, south building, room LL1065 Organizer: Heski Bar-Isaac
 
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Foundational models of human agency/Economic theory
Joyee Deb (Yale University)
TBA
Rotman, south building, room LL1065 Organizers: Heski Bar-Isaac and Colin Stewart
 
Wednesday, 11 March 2015 13:00–14:00
CEPA brown bag
Adam Lavecchia (Toronto)
TBA
(joint with Michael Smart)
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Loren Brandt and Michel Serafinelli
 
Wednesday, 11 March 2015 16:30–17:50
International trade
Daniel Xu (Duke University)
TBA
Rotman, room 151 Organizer: Kunal Dasgupta
 
Friday, 13 March 2015 14:00–15:20
Econometrics
Brendan Kline (University of Texas at Austin)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Martin Burda and Ismael Mourifié
 
Friday, 13 March 2015 15:40–17:00
Empirical microeconomics (CEPA)
Magne Mogstad (University of Chicago)
Field of Study, Earnings, and Self-Selection
(joint with Lars Kirkebøen and Edwin Leuven)
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Gustavo Bobonis, Marco Gonzalez-Navarro, and Kory Kroft
 
Monday, 16 March 2015 16:10–17:30
International trade
Elhanan Helpman (Harvard University)
TBA
Rotman, room 151 Organizer: Kunal Dasgupta
 
Tuesday, 17 March 2015 13:00–14:00
CEPA brown bag
Lei Xu (McGill)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Loren Brandt and Michel Serafinelli
 
Tuesday, 17 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Foundational models of human agency/Economic theory
Gonzalo Cisternas (MIT)
TBA
Rotman, south building, room LL1025 Organizers: Heski Bar-Isaac and Colin Stewart
 
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Financial economics
Shiny Zhang (University of Toronto)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Peter Cziraki
 
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 16:30–18:00
Urban and real estate economics/International trade
Melanie Morten (Stanford)
Economic Development and the Spatial Allocation of Labor
(joint with Gharad Bryan (LSE))
Rotman, room 151 Organizers: Marco Gonzalez-Navarro and Jonathan Hall
 
Thursday, 19 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Macroeconomics
Ananth Ramanarayanan (Western University)
Imported Inputs and the Gains From Trade
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Joseph Steinberg
 
Friday, 20 March 2015 15:40–17:00
Empirical microeconomics (CEPA)
Wolfram Schlenker (Columbia University)
TBD
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Gustavo Bobonis, Marco Gonzalez-Navarro, and Robert McMillan
 
Monday, 23 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Business economics/Industrial organization
Matt Nagler (City College of New York)
TBA
Rotman, room 1010 Organizers: Jim Campbell and Junichi Suzuki
 
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 13:00–14:00
CEPA brown bag
Thomas Camp (Toronto)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Loren Brandt and Michel Serafinelli
 
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Economic theory
Yingni Guo (Northwestern University)
Dynamic Mechanisms without Money
(joint with Johannes Horner)
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Ettore Damiano
 
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 13:10–14:00
Junior faculty applied brown bag
Leonardo Bursztyn (UCLA (Anderson))
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Yosh Halberstam
 
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Financial economics
David Cimon (University of Toronto)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Peter Cziraki
 
Thursday, 26 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Macroeconomics
Jing Zhang (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Xiaodong Zhu
 
Friday, 27 March 2015 14:00–15:20
Econometrics
Konrad Menzel (New York University)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Ismael Mourifié
 
Friday, 27 March 2015 15:40–17:00
Empirical microeconomics (CEPA)
Guy Michaels (London School of Economics)
TBD
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Gustavo Bobonis, Marco Gonzalez-Navarro, and Michel Serafinelli
 
Monday, 30 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Business economics/Industrial organization
Gabor Virag (University of Toronto)
tbc
Rotman, south building, room LL1065 Organizer: Heski Bar-Isaac
 
Tuesday, 31 March 2015 13:00–14:00
CEPA brown bag
Jessie Lamontagne (Toronto)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Loren Brandt and Michel Serafinelli
 
Tuesday, 31 March 2015 16:10–17:30
Macroeconomics/Economic theory
Philipp Kircher (University of Edinburgh)
Assortative Matching with Large Firms: Span of Control over More versus Better Workers
(joint with Jan Eeckhout)
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Ronald Wolthoff
 
Wednesday, 1 April 2015 13:00–14:00
Junior faculty applied brown bag
Barbara Hofmann (University of Mannheim)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Kory Kroft
 
Tuesday, 7 April 2015 13:00–14:00
CEPA brown bag
Nicola Lacetera (Toronto (Rotman))
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Loren Brandt and Michel Serafinelli
 
Tuesday, 7 April 2015 16:10–17:30
Economic theory
Alex Frankel (Booth School of Business, The University of Chicago)
Muddled Information
(joint with Navin Kartik)
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Ettore Damiano
 
Wednesday, 8 April 2015 16:30–17:50
International trade
Shang-Jin Wei (Columbia University and Asian Development Bank)
Assessing market failures in export pioneering activities: some evidence from structural estimation
Rotman, room 133 Organizer: Kunal Dasgupta
 
Thursday, 9 April 2015 16:10–17:30
Macroeconomics
Oleksiy Kryvtsov (Bank of Canada)
On the Importance of Sales for Aggregate Price Flexibility
(joint with Nic Vincent)
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Angelo Melino and Joseph Steinberg
 
Friday, 10 April 2015 14:00–15:20
Econometrics
Azeem Shaikh (University of Chicago)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Ismael Mourifié
 
Friday, 10 April 2015 15:40–17:00
Urban and real estate economics/Empirical microeconomics (CEPA)
Antonio Bento (Cornell)
TBD
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizers: Marco Gonzalez-Navarro and Jonathan Hall
 
Monday, 13 April 2015 16:10–17:30
Business economics/Industrial organization
Daniel Gottlieb (Wharton (U Penn))
TBC
Rotman, south building, room LL1065 Organizer: Heski Bar-Isaac
 
Thursday, 16 April 2015 16:10–17:30
Macroeconomics
Benjamin Lester (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia)   Cancelled
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Ronald Wolthoff
 
Monday, 20 April 2015 16:10–17:30
Business economics/Industrial organization
Steve Tadelis (Haas (Berkeley))
TBC
Rotman, south building, room LL1065 Organizer: Heski Bar-Isaac
 
Thursday, 23 April 2015 16:10–17:30
Macroeconomics
Fabrizio Zilibotti (University of Zurich)
TBA
Max Gluskin House, room 106 Organizer: Xiaodong Zhu
 
Friday, 24 April 2015 8:30–16:30
Development economics
Xiaodong Zhu (University of Toronto)
Conference on Chinese Economy
Rotman Career Center Lounge, North Building, 2nd floor Organizer: Xiaodong Zhu
 
Friday, 24 April 2015 15:40–17:00
Empirical microeconomics (CEPA)
Adriana Lleras-Muney (UCLA)
TBD
Max Gluskin House, room 100 Organizers: Gustavo Bobonis, Marco Gonzalez-Navarro, and Laura Turner
 
Saturday, 25 April 2015 8:30–16:30
Development economics
Xiaodong Zhu (University of Toronto)
Conference on Chinese Economy
Rotman Career Center Lounge, North Building, 2nd floor Organizer: Xiaodong Zhu
 
Monday, 27 April 2015 16:10–17:30
Business economics/Industrial organization
Robin Lee (Harvard)
TBC
Rotman, south building, room LL1065 Organizer: Heski Bar-Isaac
 
Monday, 4 May 2015 16:10–17:30
Business economics/Industrial organization
Kevin Williams (Yale SOM)
TBC
Rotman, south building, room LL1065 Organizer: Heski Bar-Isaac
 
Wednesday, 6 May 2015 16:30–17:50
International trade
Peter Schott (Yale University)
TBA
Rotman, room 157 Organizer: Kunal Dasgupta