Seminars

Please click the items on the left for details on each seminar.

Upcoming Seminars

Dissertation Workshop

Speaker: Marco Brianti

January 16

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Macroeconomics Lunch: Deeksha Kale, Boston College

Deeksha Kale, Boston College

January 17

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Micro Theory Lunch: M. Bumin Yenmez, Boston College

"Integrating School Districts: Balance, Diversity, and Welfare"

M. Bumin Yenmez, Boston College

January 22

12:00 PM – 1:15 PM

Maloney Hall, 330

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Benjamin Ferri and Laura Gati

January 23

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Applied Microeconomics Seminar: Margaux Luflade, Duke University

 Margaux Luflade, Duke University

January 24

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 365

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Alexander Poulsen and Jean-Francois Gauthier

January 30

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Micro Theory Lunch: Tzuo Law, Boston College

"Decentralized Market for Public Goods (via Block Chains)"

Tzuo Law, Boston College

February 05

12:00 PM – 1:15 PM

Maloney Hall, 365

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Zhu Zhu Zhou and Andrew Copland

February 06

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Kenzo Imamura and Lia Yin

February 13

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Macroeconomics Seminar: Stephen Terry, Boston University

February 15

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Micro Theory Lunch: Uzi Segal, Boston College

"A Lot of Ambiguity"

Uzi Segal, Boston College

February 19

12:00 PM – 1:15 PM

Maloney Hall, 365

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Tomohide Mineyama and Liyang Hong

February 20

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Sriram Natarajan and Marco Robles Sanchez

February 27

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Microeconomics Seminar: Selcuk Ozyurt, Carnegie Mellon and Sabanci University

"Efficient and Incentive Compatible Mediation: An Ordinal Mechanism Design Approach​"

Selcuk Ozyurt, Carnegie Mellon and Sabanci University

February 28

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Dissertation Workshop

No Workshop -- Spring Break

March 06

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Econometrics Seminar: Denis Nekipelov, University of Virginia

March 16

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Econometrics Seminar: Pedro Sant'Anna, Vanderbilt University

March 19

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Applied Microeconomics Seminar: Brett Hollenbeck, UCLA

"Taxation and Market Power in the Legal Marijuana Industry"

Brett Hollenbeck, UCLA

March 20

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Sanghyun Han and Vera Sharunova

March 20

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Microeconomics Seminar: Nenad Kos, Bocconi University

Nenad Kos, Bocconi University

March 21

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Macroeconomics Seminar: Ricardo Caballero, MIT

"A Model of Fickle Capital Flows and Retrenchment"

Ricardo Caballero, MIT

March 22

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Applied Microeconomics Seminar: Eric Verhoogen, Columbia University

 "Using Exchange Rates to Estimate Production Functions: Evidence from Colombia"

Eric Verhoogen, Columbia University

March 27

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Bogdan Genchev and Gian Caspari

March 27

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Macroeconomics Lunch: Pablo Guerron, Boston College

Pablo Guerron, Boston College

March 28

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Human and Economic Development (HED) Workshop: Rohini Pande, Harvard University

 

"Information as an Incentive: Experimental Evidence from Delhi"

Rohini Pande, Harvard University

March 28

1:15 PM – 2:45 PM

Gasson Hall, 305

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Xirong Lin and Giri Subramaniam

April 03

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Microeconomics Seminar: Muhamet Yildiz, MIT

"Crises: Equilibrium Shifts and Large Shocks"

Muhamet Yildiz, MIT

April 04

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Macroeconomics Seminar: David Baqaee, London School of Economics

"Microfoundations of Aggregate Production Functions"

David Baqaee, London School of Economics

April 05

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Micro Theory Lunch: Mehmet Ekmekci, Boston College

"Costly Protests"

Mehmet Ekmekci, Boston College

April 09

12:00 PM – 1:15 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Econometrics Seminar: Aurélien Baillon, Erasmus University of Rotterdam

Bayesian Elicitation of Univerifiable Truths

Aurélien Baillon, Erasmus University of Rotterdam

April 09

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Microeconomics Seminar: Aurélien Baillon, Erasmus University of Rotterdam

Aurélien Baillon, Erasmus University of Rotterdam

April 09

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Sajala Pandey and Vito Cormun

April 10

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Macroeconomics Lunch: David Schenck, Boston College

David Schenck, Boston College

April 11

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Macroeconomics Seminar: Stijn van Nieuwerburgh, New York University

Stijn van Nieuwerburgh, New York University

April 12

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Yushan Hu and Zitong Liu

April 17

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Macroeconomics Lunch: John Seater, Boston College

John Seater, Boston College

April 18

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Senior Thesis Poster Session

The fifth annual Senior Thesis Poster Session will feature thesis projects from 14 departments and programs in the social sciences, humanities, and cultural studies. 

April 20

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

O'Neill Library third floor reading room

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Krisztina Horvath and Priyanka Sarda

April 24

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Microeconomics Seminar: Dave Donaldson, MIT

 “Geography and Path Dependence”

Dave Donaldson, MIT

April 25

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Applied Microeconomics Seminar: Flávio Cunha, Rice University

"Parental Beliefs and Investments in Human Capital" 

Flávio Cunha, Rice University

May 01

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Tina Letsou and Navin Kumar

May 01

4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Macroeconomics Lunch: Ryan Chahrour, Boston College


"Expectations-Driven Comovement in Small Open Economies”

Ryan Chahrour, Boston College

May 02

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Microeconomics Seminar: Qingmin Liu, Columbia University

Qingmin Liu, Columbia University

May 02

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Fulton Hall, 310

Dissertation Workshop

Speakers: Federico Favaretto and Jay Bowman

May 04

3:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Macroeconomics Lunch: Fabio Schiantarelli, Boston College

"Bankers on Firms'  Boards"

G. Marinelli, Bank of Italy, (joint with  F. Schiantarelli, and P. Strahan, Boston College)

May 09

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Maloney Hall, 313

Microeconomics Seminar: Scott Kominers, Harvard Business School

Scott Kominers, Harvard Business School

May 09

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Fulton Hall, 310

Macroeconomics Seminar: Benjamin Lester, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

"Marketmaking with Search and Information Frictions"

Benjamin Lester, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

May 10

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Maloney Hall, 313