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

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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.

Autumn 2022

Date Time Location
Topic Speaker Institution
Thursday, September 29, 2022
12:15 PM
HC C07 "The human cost of incinerators"
Luigi Zingales
Thursday, October 6, 2022
12:15 PM
 HC C07 "Spatial Competition, Strategic Entry Responses, and the North Dakota Railroad War of 1905"
Chad Syverson
Thursday, October 13, 2022
12:15 PM
 HC C07 “Ambulance Taxis: The Impact of Regulation and Litigation on Health Care Fraud”
Paul Eliason
Brigham Young University
Thursday, October 20, 2022
12:15 PM
 HC C07 "The Dynamic Impact of Market Integration: Evidence from Renewable Energy Expansion in Chile"
Koichiro Ito
Thursday, October 27, 2022
12:15 PM
 HC C07 "Changing Tracks: Human Capital Investment After Loss of Earnings Ability”
Anders Humlum
Thursday, November 17, 2022
12:15 PM
 HC C07 "Judicial Independence, Local Protectionism, and Economic Integration: Evidence from China"
Shaoda Wang
Thursday, December 1, 2022
12:15 PM
HC C07
"Comparisons of signals"
Emir Kamenica

Spring 2022

Date Time Topic Speaker Institution
March 31 12:15–1:15 p.m.
The Dynamic Effects of the Social Safety Net on Human Capital Investment Rebecca Dizon-Ross
UChicago Booth
April 7 11:45 a.m.–1:15 p.m.
The Birth of a Nation: Media and Racial Hate
Desmond Ang
Harvard Kennedy
April 14 12:15–1:15 p.m.
Market Size and Trade in Medical Services
Jonathan Dingel
UChicago Booth
April 21 12:15–1:15 p.m.
Sophisticated Consumers with Inertia: Long-Term Implications from a Large-Scale Field Experiment
Avner Strulov-Shlain
UChicago Booth
April 28 12:15–1:15 p.m. Consumer-Financed Fiscal Stimulus: Evidence from Digital Coupons in China Matthew Notowidigdo
UChicago Booth
May 19 12:15–1:15 p.m. America's Missing Entrepreneurs
Eric Zwick
UChicago Booth
May 26 12:15–1:15 p.m. Profit Sharing & Patient Steering: Joint Ventures in Dialysis
Ryan McDevitt
Duke Fuqua
June 2 12:15–1:15 p.m. Quality Transparency and Healthcare Competition Chris Stewart UChicago Booth