QC Economics

Seminar Series Fall 2013
12:10-1:30 pm





Thursday 8/29/13 PH 351 Ryan Edwards (Queens College CUNY)
      Behavioral Impacts of Biomarker Collection in the Health and Retirement Study
Monday 9/9/2013 PH 351 Zadia Feliciano (Queens College CUNY)
      Foreign Entry into U.S. Service Industry by Takeovers and the Creation of New Firms
Wednesday 9/18/2013 PH 351 Ernesto Reuben (Columbia BS)
      Preferences and Biases in Educational Choices and Labor Market Expectations: Shrinking the Black Box of Gender
Monday 9/23/2013 PH 351 John Morrow (LSE)
      Productivity As If Space Mattered: An Application to Factor Markets Across China
Thursday 9/26/2013 PH351 Carlos Garriga (St. Louis Fed)
      Reconstructing the Great Recession
Thursday 10/3/2013 PH351 Friederike Niepmann (NY Fed)
      Banks in International Trade Finance: Evidence from the U.S.
Thursday 10/10/2013 PH 351 Albrecht Glitz (University Pompeu Fabra)
      Coworker Networks in the Labour Market
Thursday 10/17/2013 PH 351 Nico Voigtlander (UCLA Anderson)
      Bowling for Facism: Social Capital and the Rise of the Nazi Party in Weimar Germany, 1919-33
Tuesday 10/22/2013 PH 351 Natalia Candelo Londono (Queens College)
      Transmission of Information in Social Networks: An Artefactual Field Experiment with Current and Potential Immigrants
Wednesday 10/30/2013 PH 351 Max Steinhardt (Helmut Schmidt University)
      The political economy of trade and migration: Evidence from the U.S. Congress.
Wednesday 11/6/2013 PH 351 Jason Barr (Rutgers Newark)
      Population density across the city: the case of 1900 Manhattan
Monday 11/11/2013 PH351 David Cuberes (University of Sheffield)
      Human capital, culture and the onset of the fertility transition
Wednesday 11/20/2013 PH333 Ariell Reshef (University of Virginia)
      Capital Imports Composition, Complementarities, and the Skill Premium in Developing Countries
Monday 11/25/2013 PH351 Silvio Rendon (SUNY Stony Brook)
      Behind the Great Recession: Job Search and Housing Decisions
Monday 12/2/2013 PH351 Luca Opromolla (Bank of Portugal)
      The tip of the iceberg: a quantitative framework for estimating trade costs
Wednesday 12/4/2013 PH351 Filomena Garcia (Bloomington - Indiana)
      Technology Adoption with Forward-looking Agents
Monday 12/9/2013 PH351 Yannay Spitzer (Northwestern)
      Pogroms, Networks, and Migration: The Jewish Migration from the Russian Empire to the United States 1881-1914

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