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Upcoming Seminars


Juliane Begenau (Stanford Graduate School of Business), "Deposit concentration and Financial stability" (joint with Vadim Elenev, Tim Landvoigt). 11:10–12:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106.


Yusuf Neggers (University of Michigan), "Updating the State: Does Easier Access to Program Information Improve Bureaucrat Performance?" (joint with Eric Dodge, Rohini Pande, and Charity Troyer Moore). 11:10–12:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106.
Empirical Microeconomics
Recent Publications
Tax Evasion and Capital Taxation

Journal of Political Economy, 2024
Shahar Rotberg and Joseph Steinberg

Invidious Comparison: Ranking and Selection as Compound Decisions

Econometrica, 2023
Jiaying Gu and Roger Koenker

Use It or Lose It: Efficiency and Redistributional Effects of Wealth Taxation

Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2023
Fatih Guvenen, Gueorgui Kambourov, Burhanettin Kuruscu, Sergio Ocampo, Daphne Chen

Optimal Fiscal Policy in a Model with Uninsurable Idiosyncratic Income Risk

Review of Economic Studies, 2023
Sebastian Dyrda and Marcelo Pedroni

Optimal Environmental Targeting in the Amazon Rainforest

Review of Economic Studies, 2023
Juliano Assunção, Robert McMillan, Joshua Murphy, Eduardo Souza-Rodrigues

Learning before Trading: On the Inefficiency of Ignoring Free Information

Journal of Political Economy, 2022
Doron Ravid, Anne-Katrin Roesler, Balázs Szentes


What: Forging a Path: Causal Inference and Data Science for Improved Policy
When: November 10-11, 2023
Where: Data Sciences Institute, 10th floor Seminar room, 700 University Ave, Toronto

In Memory of Professor Andrew M. Watson
Draaisma Rodriguez Short-listed for TATP Award
Professor Khazra's Direct Entry to Teaching Excellence
Wellness Wednesday: Q&A with Devin Bissky Dziadyk
Yatchew's Team to Review OEB's Benchmarking
Two Bank of Canada Fellowship Awards Renewed
Alumni Reflections: Supply Side, Demand Side
Basic Income for PEI in Realm of Possible
Pronouns, Discrimination & the Job Search
Ready for It! PhD Candidates on the Job Market