Honors Resources

2021 Honors Presentations

Monday, May 10. 2:00pm. Arjun Ramani

The Donut Effect: How work-from-home impacts migration patterns and real estate

Advisors: Professor Nicholas Bloom and Professor Pete Klenow

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_SvKiItvRS0-IEE_ramsMfA

 

Monday, May 10. 5:00pm. Claire Dinshaw

Do Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) live up to the hype?

Advisor: Professor Mark Duggan

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_qLE3lJgDSIO2FFmfh1nPpw

 

Tuesday, May 11. 10:00am. Joyce Huang

Politics of Privatization: Exploring the Causes and Consequences of Prison and Jail Privatization

Advisor: Professor Mark Duggan

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_GzFoxvfpSCCX29S7AlsZbw

 

Tuesday, May 11. 2:00pm. Sikata Sengupta

Divided We Stand: the Role of Homophily in the Malleability of Social Networks

Advisor: Professor Matthew Jackson

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_naJqW5myQZWHhjWwM9A3mg

 

Tuesday, May 11. 4:00pm. Matthew Hamilton

Consolidation in Broadcast Television Markets and Voter Turnout

Advisor: Professor Gregory Rosston

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_FIVNAqL_R-OzOXuGMswdhw

 

Tuesday, May 11. 5:00pm. Max Lee (Public Policy)

COVID-19 Quarantine Fatigue in California: How Does the Quarantine Fatigue Effect Differ by Income?

Advisor: Professor Jay Bhattacharya

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_i_jOjFuOTPGeNAvUP1z_Sw

 

Tuesday, May 11. 6:00pm. Sean Chen

Weathering with You: Climate Impacts on Famine and Sex-Selective Infanticide in Northeastern Japan, 1750-1869 (draft)

Advisor: Professor Ran Abramitzky

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JuwimbF0SrGwW6ODBMea3w

 

Thursday, May 13. 9:00am. Ana Carolina Paixao de Queiroz

From Leaks to Ripples? An Analysis of Brazilian Political Discourse on Social Media

Advisor: Professor Matthew Gentzkow

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_bjDzogPqRgOl7_-cY_-ZYQ

 

Thursday, May 13. 10:00am. Jake Adams

Online Fee Payment Systems and Felony Disenfranchisement in Florida

Advisor: Professor Matthew Gentzkow

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_YqLjP7xoQPOV5WbCE3Kk0g

 

Thursday, May 13. 11:00am. Armelle Grondin

Misallocation of Capital across Firm Size in Developing Countries

Advisor: Professor Pete Klenow

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_unh4KaOGTHGmav6xy9EXUw

 

Thursday, May 13. 12:00pm. Amanda Wang

Organizational Structure and Decision-Making in Corporate Venture Capital

Advisor: Professor Ilya Strebulaev

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_kG48yu0DQDSOc92OiVhIRQ

 

Thursday, May 13. 1:00pm. Lauren Fishman

Unequal Aid: The Disproportionate Effect of Stay-at-Home Orders during the COVID-19 Pandemic by Income and Race (draft)

Advisor: Professor Jay Bhathacharya

Webinar registration: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_v9WJCDWiTa2Tk_QQnXY9gA

 

Honors webpages in Econ and Public Policy

Tools to search for related literature

  • EconLit - From Stanford Libraries: "Comprehensive, indexed bibliography with selected abstracts [and full text] of the world's economic literature (over 300 major economic journals and collective volumes), compiled from the American Economic Association's Journal of economic literature and the Index of economic articles in journals and collective volumes." Requires Stanford login.
  • IDEAS/RePEc - "largest bibliographic database dedicated to Economics and available freely on the Internet"
  • JSTOR Text Analyzer - Beta version as of February 2019
  • Google Scholar

Computing resources at Stanford

Consulting hours

Workshops at Stanford

  • Honors writing bootcamps (now renamed write-ins). Sundays, 10am-3pm Pacific (times may vary). More info
  • Center for Interdisciplinary Digital Research. Various topics and times. More info

Useful tools and datasets

Articles/tips/presentations on writing and productivity