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Experimental/Behavioral Seminar

2018 Fall Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
October 1, 2018 Erik Snowberg
Caltech
Loss Attitudes in the U.S. Population: Evidence from Dynamically Optimized Sequential Experimentation (DOSE)
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
October 22, 2018 Collin Raymond
Purdue University
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
October 29, 2018 David Hirshleifer
University of California Irvine
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
November 5, 2018 Aaron Bodoh Creed
Hass School of Business
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
December 3, 2018 Ben Handel
UC Berkeley
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
2019 Winter Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
January 28, 2019 Ashraf Nava
London School of Economics
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:45pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
February 4, 2019 Ricardo Perez-Truglia
UCLA Anderson School of Management
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
February 25, 2019 Paul Heidhues
University Dusseldorf
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
March 4, 2019 Isabelle Brocas
University of Southern California
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
March 11, 2019 Severine Toussaert
London School of Economics
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
2019 Spring Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
April 8, 2019 Dan Benjamin
University of Southern California
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
April 15, 2019 Christine Exley
Harvard Business School
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
April 22, 2019 Roland Benabou
Princeton University
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
April 29, 2019 Sandro Ambuehl
University of Toronto
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bdlg, Conference Room A
May 6, 2019 Antonio Rangel
Caltech
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
May 13, 2019 Frank Schilbach
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
May 20, 2019 Gautam Rao
Harvard University
Experimental/Behavioral Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A

Past Events

2018 Spring
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
June 4, 2018 Pamela Jakiela
University of Maryland
Gendered Language (joint with Owen Ozier)
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
May 28, 2018 No Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

May 21, 2018 Supreet Kaur
UC Berkeley
Scabs: The Social Suppression of Labor Supply
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
May 14, 2018 Seminar Cancelled
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
May 7, 2018 Sevgi Yuksel
UCSB
Biases Over Biased Information Structures: Confirmation, Contradiction and Certainty Seeking Behavior in the Laboratory (joint with Gary Charness and Ryan Oprea)
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg 351
April 30, 2018 Devin Pope
University of Chicago Booth
Inaccurate Statistical Discrimination (joint with J. Aislinn Bohren, Kareem Haggag, Alex Imas)
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
April 23, 2018 Joshua Schwartzstein
HBS
Channeled Attention and Stable Errors
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
April 16, 2018 Erik Eyster
LSE
Heterogenous Priors, Private Information and Trade (joint with Tristan Gagnon-Bartsch and Matthew Rabin)
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
April 9, 2018 Annie Liang
University of Pennsylvania
Predicting and Understanding Initial Play (joint with Drew Fudenberg)
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
April 2, 2018 No Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

2018 Winter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
March 12, 2018 No Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

March 5, 2018 Benjamin Enke
Harvard University
Moral Values and Voting
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
February 26, 2018 Emir Kamenica
University of Chicago Booth
Coming apart? Cultural Distances in the United States over Time (joint with Marianne Bertrand)
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
February 19, 2018 No Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

February 5, 2018 Nagore Iriberri
University of Basque Country
Non-Equilibrium Play in Centipede Games
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
January 29, 2018 Nicola Gennaioli
Bocconi University
Diagnostic Expectations and Stock Returns
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11:00am to 12:15pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room A
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
December 4, 2017 Luigi Zingales
University of Chicago Booth
Taste for Competition and the Gender Gap among Young Business Professionals (joint with Ernesto Reuben and Paola Sapienza)
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
November 27, 2017 Yan Chen
University of Michigan (Visiting Stanford University)
What motivates experts to contribute to public information goods? A field experiment at Wikipedia
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
November 20, 2017 No Seminar (Thanksgiving Week)
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
November 13, 2017 Stephanie Wang
University of Pittsburg (Visiting Stanford University)
The Biases of Others: Anticipating Informational Projection in an Agency Setting
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, 351
November 6, 2017 Keith Chen
UCLA
Politics Gets Personal: Effects of Political Partisanship and Advertising on Family Ties
3:45pm to 5:00pm

October 30, 2017 Isabel Trevino
UCSD
Sentiments, strategic uncertainty, and information structures in coordination games” (joint with Michal Szkup)
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
October 23, 2017 Paola Sapienza
Northwestern Kellog
Long-term Orientation and Educational Performance
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
October 16, 2017 Ori Heffetz
Cornell University
Are Reference Points (Merely) Lagged Beliefs Over Probabilities?
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
October 9, 2017 No Seminar: Arrow Tribute
3:45pm to 5:00pm

October 2, 2017 No Seminar
3:45pm to 4:45pm

Econ Bldg, Congerence Room A
September 25, 2017 Paul Niehaus
UCSD
Structuring Cash Transfers
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Room A
June 5, 2017 Seminar Cancelled 6/5/17
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
May 22, 2017 S. Nageeb Ali
UC San Diego
A Theory of Self-Enforcing Coalitions (joint with Ce Liu)
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
May 15, 2017 Colin Camerer
CalTech
The Quality and Predictability of Replication of Lab Economic Experiments
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
May 8, 2017 George Loewenstein
Carneigie Mellon University
The New New Economics of Information
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ 351
May 1, 2017 No Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
April 24, 2017 No Seminar
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
April 17, 2017 No Seminar
10:00am
April 10, 2017 Vincent Crawford
Oxford
Efficient Mechanisms for Level-k Bilateral Trading
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3:45pm to 4:45pm

Landau Conf Room A
April 3, 2017 Clayton Featherstone
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
A Theory of Information Nudges
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
March 13, 2017 David Laibson
Harvard University
Borrowing to Save? Unintended Consequences of Automatic Enrollment
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
March 6, 2017 Nicola Lacetera
University of Toronto
Efficiency-repugnance trade-offs: A choice experiment*
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
February 27, 2017 Charles Sprenger
UC San Diego
Procrastination in the Field: Evidence from Tax Filing
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
February 13, 2017 Brian Knutson
Stanford University
Neural prediction of risky choice: From rats to risk markets
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
December 5, 2016 Drew Fudenberg
MIT
"I’m just a soul whose intentions are good": The role of communication in noisy repeated games
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Rm A
November 28, 2016 Michael Luca
Harvard Business School
Racial Discrimination in the Sharing Economy: Evidence from a Field Experiment (joint with Benjamin Edelman and Dan Svirsky)
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Rm A
November 21, 2016 No Seminar (Thanksgiving break)
3:30pm to 5:00pm

November 14, 2016 Andrew Schotter
New York University
Attention in Games: An Experimental Study
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Rm A
November 7, 2016 Ian Krajbich
Ohio State
Revealed Indifference: Using Response Times in Economics
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Rm A
October 31, 2016 Emanuel Vespa
UC Santa Barbara
Endogenous sample selection : A laboratory study
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Rm A
October 24, 2016 Ulrike Malmendier
UC Berkeley
The Making of Hawks and Doves: Inflation Experiences and Voting on the FOMC
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Rm A
October 17, 2016 Stefano Della Vigna
UC Berkeley
Reference-Dependent Job Search: Evidence from Hungary (joint with Attila Lindner, Balazs Reizer and Johannes F. Schmieder)
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Rm A
October 10, 2016 Rachel Kranton
Duke University
Groupy and Non - Groupy Behavior: Deconstructing Bias in Social Preferences
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Rm A
October 3, 2016 Dorothea Kubler
WZB Berlin Social Science Center (visiting Stanford University)
Self-confidence and Unraveling in Matching Markets” (joint with Marie-Pierre Dargnies and Rustamdjan Hakimov)
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg, Conference Rm A
September 26, 2016 Georg Weizsaecker
University College London
Markets for Leaked Information (joint with Steffen Huck)
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Rm A
May 30, 2016 No Seminar (Memorial Day)
3:30pm
May 23, 2016 James Choi
Yale University
Who is easier to nudge?
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
May 16, 2016 Guillaume Frechette
NYU
Rules and Commitment in Communication
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
May 9, 2016 Seminar Cancelled: 5/9/16
3:45pm to 5:00pm

May 2, 2016 Dean Karlan
Yale University
Unshrouding E ffects on Demand for a Costly Add -on : Evidence from Bank Overdrafts in Turkey
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
April 25, 2016 Frank Schilbach
MIT
Alcohol and Self-Control: A Field Experiment in India (**PLEASE NOTE**JOINT SEMINAR WITH DEVELOPMENT**) (**DIFFERENT TIME AND PLACE**)
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1:30pm to 3:00pm

GSB Bldg C102
April 18, 2016 Andrew Caplin
New York University
Economic Data Engineering and Rational Inattention
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
April 11, 2016 Emst Fehr
University of Zurich
Do Markets Undermine Moral Values? (**PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE**)
11:00am to 12:15pm

Landau Conf Room A
April 4, 2016 Daniel Martin
Northwestern University
Complex Disclosure (joint with Ginger Jin and Michael Luca)
3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conference Room A
March 28, 2016 Pedro Dal Bo
Brown University
The Demand for Bad Policy when Voters Underappreciate Equilibrium Effects
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3:45pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
March 7, 2016 Ray Fisman
Boston University
Social Ties and Favoritism in Chinese Science
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
February 29, 2016 Dan Levin
Ohio State University (visiting Stanford)
Bridging Level-k to Nash Equilibrium
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3:25pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
February 22, 2016 Ariel Rubinstein
Tel Aviv University; New York University
A Typology of Players: between Instinctive and Contemplative
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
November 30, 2015 SEMINAR CANCELLED 11/30/15
3:30pm to 5:00pm

November 23, 2015 No Seminar (Thanksgiving)
3:30pm
November 16, 2015 Antonio Guarino
University College London
Updating Ambiguous Beliefs in a Social Learning Experiment (joint with Roberta De Filippis, Philippe Jehiel and Toru Kitagawa)
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
November 9, 2015 Alex Imas
Carnegie Mellon University
The Realization Effect: Risk Taking after Realized versus Paper Losses
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
November 2, 2015 No Seminar 11/2/15
3:30pm to 5:00pm

October 26, 2015 Mark Dean
Columbia University
Testing Models of Rational Inattention
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3:30pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg 218
October 19, 2015 Stephen Leider
University of Michigan
Laboratory on the Social Network: Homophily and Peer Influence for Economic Preferences
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
October 12, 2015 Title: 10/12/15 TBA
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conference Room A
October 5, 2015 Johannes Haushofer
Princeton University
The Cost of Keeping Track
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg 351
September 28, 2015 Title: 9/28/15 TBA
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conference Room A
September 21, 2015 Daniel Silverman
Arizona State University
Complexity and Sophistication
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Conf Room A
June 1, 2015 Nagore Irriberri
Pompeu Fabra and University of the Basque Country
Gender Gap as Competitive Pressure Increases: Evidence from a Two-Stage Competition in Mathematics
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room A
May 4, 2015 Brigitte Madrian
Harvard University
Does Front-Loading Taxation Increase Savings? Evidence from Roth 401 (K) Introductions
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3:30pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room A
April 27, 2015 Axel Ockenfels
University of Cologne (visiting Stanford)
Impulse Balancing Newsvendors (joint with Reinhard Selten)
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg conference Room A
April 20, 2015 Matthew Rabin
Harvard business School
An Experiment on Time Preference and Misprediction in Unpleasant Tasks
PDF icon experimentpaper2015march21na.pdf
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room A
April 13, 2015 Gautam Rao
Harvard University
Familiarity Does Not Breed Contempt: Diversity, Discrimination and Generosity in Delhi Schools
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3:30pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room A
April 6, 2015 Luke Coffman
Ohio State University (visiting Stanford)
Pathways of Persuasion
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3:30pm to 5:30pm

Econ Bldg Conference Room A
March 30, 2015 Daniel Benjamin
Cornell University
The Promises and Pitfalls of Genoeconomics
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3:30pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg 351
December 1, 2014 Roberto Weber
University of Zurich
Do Markets Erode Social Responsibility? (with Björn Bartling and Lan Yao)
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3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Econ Bldg Conference Room A
November 17, 2014 Markus Mobius
Microsoft Research
Treasure Hunt: Social Learning in the Field
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Econ Bldg Conference Room A
November 10, 2014 Aldo Rustichini
University of Minnesota
Intelligence and Social Outcomes
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3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Econ Bldg Conference Room A
November 3, 2014 Andrei Shleifer
Harvard University
Stereotypes
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3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Econ Bldg Conference Room A
October 27, 2014 Yan Chen
University of Michigan
Matching in the Large: An Experimental Study
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Econ Bldg Conference Room A
October 20, 2014 PJ Healy
Ohio State University (visiting Stanford)
Edgeworth Cycles: An Experimental Test of Markov Perfection
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Econ Bldg 139
October 13, 2014 Stephan Meier
Columbia Business School
Poverty and Economic Decision-Making: Evidence from Changes in Financial Resources at Payday (joint with Leandro Carvalho and Stephanie Wang)
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Econ Bldg Conference Room A
October 6, 2014 Pedro Dal Bo
Brown University
The Demand for Bad Policy When Voters Underappreciate Equilibrium Effects
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3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Econ Bldg Conference Room B
September 29, 2014 Erik Eyster
London School of Economics
The Curse of Inflation
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3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Econ Bldg Conference Room A
September 22, 2014 George Weizsaecker
UCL and DIW Berlin
The Standard Portfolio Choice Probem in Germany (joint work with Steffen Huck and Tobias Schmidt)
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3:30pm to 5:00pm

Landau Econ Bldg Conference Room A