SITE 2022 Conference Schedule

Stanford Economics is proud to host its annual Stanford Institute for Theoretical Economics (SITE) conference from June 30 to September 16, 2022 on the Stanford campus with sessions on a broad range of economic topics – bringing together established and emerging scholars to present leading-edge economic research, to educate, and to collaborate.

  • The conference sessions are listed below. View the schedule by clicking on a session title.
  • Register to attend a SITE session – no fee required. Confirmation and details will be sent to registrants 1 week prior to session start date.
  • A certificate of attendance is available upon request. Contact Sharyn Nantuna at snantuna [at] stanford.edu for more details or if you have any other questions.

 

Program Overview

Past Sessions

Jun 30 -
Jun 30
Date
-
Location:
SIEPR Koret-Taube Conference Center, Room 130
366 Galvez Street, Stanford
[In-person session]

The institutions that fund science are in favor of research, evidence, risk-taking, and openness.  Yet the structures we use to fund science are generally not evidence-…

Jul 12 -
Jul 12
Date
-
Location:
Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460, Room 426
450 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[Hybrid session]

On July 12 2022, SITE will be hosting its first-ever session on The Economics of Animal Welfare…

Jul 13 -
Jul 15
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

Papers will be taken from the fields of empirical Industrial Organization (IO), Labor Economics, Energy and Environmental Economics, Public Economics, and Health Economics.

Jul 18 -
Jul 20
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

This session is for asset pricing papers on the frontier of the discipline.  Particular areas of focus are in macrofinance, computation, machine learning, and…

Aug 8 -
Aug 10
Date
-
Location:
Graduate School of Business
Gunn Building, Room G102
635 Knight Way, Stanford
[Hybrid session]

The idea of this program is to bring together microeconomic theorists working on dynamic games and contracts with more applied theorists working in macro,…

Aug 11 -
Aug 12
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

Aug 11 -
Aug 12
Date
-
Location:
Graduate School of Business
Gunn Building, Room G102
635 Knight Way, Stanford
[Hybrid session]

This session will bring together researchers from political science and economics who apply economic theory to the study of politics.

Aug 15 -
Aug 16
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

Macroeconomics increasingly emphasizes inequality.

Aug 15 -
Aug 16
Date
-
Location:
SIEPR Koret-Taube Conference Center, Room 130
366 Galvez Street, Stanford
[In-person session]

This workshop will be dedicated to advances in experimental economics combining laboratory and field-experimental methodologies with theoretical and…

Aug 17 -
Aug 19
Date
-
Location:
SIEPR Koret-Taube Conference Center, Room 130
366 Galvez Street, Stanford
[In-person session]

This workshop brings together researchers working on issues at the intersection of psychology and economics.

Aug 22 -
Aug 23
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

The idea of this session is to bring together labor economists and macroeconomists with interests in labor markets with two goals.

Aug 25 -
Aug 26
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

Migration is one of the key issues in both the U.S. and the globe. Economists study migration from several perspectives: history, labor, trade, and development.

Aug 29 -
Aug 31
Date
-
Location:
Zoom

Aug 29 -
Aug 31
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

This session discusses the latest advances in theoretical and empirical issues related to financial regulation, defined broadly.

Aug 31 -
Sep 1
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

Our program would bring together researchers working on the IO of healthcare and consumer finance markets.

Sep 7 -
Sep 9
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

There has been a recent surge of work in housing and urban economics, with people often scattered across otherwise disjoint fields such as public finance, labor, trade, development and macro, and…

Sep 12 -
Sep 13
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

The segment would bring together research on how to best finance companies that innovate on green technologies, the pricing of climate risks in financial…

Sep 14 -
Sep 16
Date
-
Location:
Lucas Conference Center, Room A
Landau Economics Building
579 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford
[In-person session]

The session will cover recent work on the causes and effects of changes in volatility and uncertainty in the aggregate economy, which is incredibly topical given the ongoing Brexit turmoil and US…

SITE is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation. SITE receives additional support from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research and the Stanford School of Humanities & Sciences, Department of Economics.