Coronavirus Updates

Members of faculty present works in progress, especially early-stage microeconomic research and papers, at this internal lunchtime workshop.

The workshop will be held in-person (in HC C02), with no virtual options.

Please contact Kerry Thomas if you would like to be added to the listserv for weekly updates. Please refer to the weekly announcement for updates and time changes.

As of right now, this seminar series is mask optional.  We strongly encourage the use of face masks for unvaccinated individuals and anyone who prefers to wear a mask.

Spring 2024

Date Time Location
Topic Speaker Institution
Thursday, March 21, 2024
12:15–1:15 PM
Harper C02
"Understanding Gender Discrimination by Managers"
Christina Brown
University of Chicago
Thursday, March 28, 2024
12:15–1:15 PM
Harper C05 (Note Room Change)
"Product Bans as Protectionism: The Maggi Scare"
Jorge Alé Chilet
Universidad de los Andes
Thursday, April 4, 2024 12:15–1:15 PM Harper C05 Five Facts about MPCs: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment
Xavier Jaravel LSE 
Thursday, April 11, 2024
12:15–1:15 PM
Harper C05
"Privatizing Social Health Insurance: Medicare Advantage vs. Traditional Medicare"
Zarek Brot-Goldberg
UChicago Harris
Thursday April 18, 2024
12:15–1:15 PM
Harper C05
"Efficiency and Redistribution in Environmental Policy: An Equilibrium Analysis of Agricultural Supply Chains"
Tomás Domínguez-Iino
Chicago Booth
Thursday, April 25, 2024
12:15–1:15 PM
Harper C02 "Commitment and Randomization in Communication"
Emir Kamenica
Chicago Booth
Thursday, May 9, 2024
12:15–1:15 PM
Harper C05
TBA
Anne Burton
The University of Texas at Dallas
Thursday, May 16, 2024
12:15–1:15 PM
Harper C05
"The Effects of Competition on Physician Prescribing"
Molly Schnell
Northwestern University
Thursday, May 23, 2024
12:15–1:15 PM
Harper C05
"Regulating Dynamic Contracts" Andrew McClellan
Chicago Booth
Thursday, May 30, 2024
12:15–1:15 PM
Harper C05
"The Effects of “Buy American”: Electric Vehicles and the Inflation Reduction Act"
Felix Tintelnot
University of Chicago