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Joint Applied Micro Seminar

Joint Applied Micro seminars are held from 3:30 to 5:00pm on the second Wednesday of the month. During these weeks, the separate labor, public, development, history, trade, and industrial organization seminars will not meet unless otherwise indicated.

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2019 Fall Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
October 9, 2019 Neale Mahoney Joint Applied Micro Seminar
3:30pm to 5:00pm
November 13, 2019 Henrik Kleven Joint Applied Micro Seminar
3:30pm to 5:00pm
December 11, 2019 Reed Walker Joint Applied Micro Seminar
3:30pm to 5:00pm
2020 Winter Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
February 12, 2020 Chris Walters Joint Applied Micro Seminar
3:30pm to 5:00pm
March 11, 2020 Leah Boustan Joint Applied Micro Seminar
3:30pm to 5:00pm
2020 Spring Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
April 8, 2020 Myrto Kalouptsidi Joint Applied Micro Seminar
3:30pm to 5:00pm
May 13, 2020 Steve Redding Joint Applied Micro Seminar
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Past Events

2019 Spring Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
May 15, 2019 John Van Reenen
MIT
The Fall of the Labor Share and the Rise of Superstar Firms
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB B400
April 10, 2019 Matthew J. Notowidigdo
Northwestern University
Take-up and Targeting: Experimental Evidence from SNAP
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB C105
2019 Winter Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
March 13, 2019 Treb Allen
Dartmouth College
The Geography of Path Dependence (joint with Dave Donaldson, MIT)
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB B400
February 13, 2019 Marianne Bertrand
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Corporate Philanthropy and Politics
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB C106
2018 Fall Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
December 12, 2018 Emily Breza
Harvard University
Scabs: The Social Suppression of Labor Supply (joint with Supreet Kaur and Nandita Krishnaswamy)
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB B400
October 10, 2018 Heidi Williams
MIT (visiting SIEPR)
The More We Die, The More We Sell? A Simple Test of the Home-Market Effect (joint with Arnaud Costinot, Dave Donaldson, and Margaret Kyle)
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB G101
2018 Spring
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
June 6, 2018 Melissa Dell
Harvard University
The Development Effects Of The Extractive Colonial Economy: The Dutch Cultivation System In Java
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB B400
May 16, 2018 Parag Pathak
MIT
Choice and Consequence: Assessing Mismatch at Chicago Exam Schools
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB B400
April 11, 2018 Daron Acemoglu
MIT
Demographics and Automation
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB B400
2018 Winter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
March 14, 2018 David Atkin
MIT (visiting Stanford University)
How Do We Choose Our Identity? A Revealed Preference Approach Using Food Consumption
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
NOTE**LOCATION CHANGE**GSB Z301
February 14, 2018 Pat Kline
UC Berkeley
Who Profits from Patents? Rent-Sharing at Innovative Firms
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB B400
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
December 13, 2017 Sendhil Mullainathan
Harvard University
Human Decisions and Algorithmic Predictions: Using Machine Learning to Understand Allocative Efficiency
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB B400
November 15, 2017 Amanda Pallais
Harvard University
Alternative Work Arrangements, Labor Supply, and the Value of Non-Work Time
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3:30pm to 5:00pm
GSB B400
October 11, 2017 Emmanuel Saez
UC Berkeley (visiting SIEPR)
Payroll Taxes, Firm Behavior, and Rent Sharing: Evidence from a Young Workers Tax Cut in Sweden (joint with Benjamin Schoefer, UC Berkeley and David Seim, Stockholm University)
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1:30pm to 3:00pm
GSB B400