Empirical Microeconomics Workshop (formerly, PEW)

You may subscribe to email notifications of our various seminar series. You also can subscribe to iCalendar versions of our seminar announcements.

First term

29 September 2016:
Saul Lach (The Hebrew University), Retail Prices in a City.
20 October 2016:
Alex Mas (Princeton University), Valuing Alternative Work Arrangements (joint with Amanda Pallais).
27 October 2016:
Mine Senses (Johns Hopkins University), Trade Shocks and the Provision of Local Public Goods (joint with Leo Feler).
10 November 2016:
Martin Browning (University of Oxford), Income and Consumption: A Micro Semi-structural Analysis with Pervasive Heterogeneity (joint with Sule Alan).

Second term

19 January 2017:
Carlos Sanz (Banco de Espaņa), Norms in Bargaining: Evidence from Government Formation in Spain.
2 February 2017:
Claudio Ferraz (PUC-RIO), Procuring Firm Growth: The Effects of Government Purchases on Firm Dynamics (joint with Frederico Finan and Dimitri Szerman).
16 February 2017:
Swati Dhingra (LSE), Piggy-Back Exporting, Intermediation, and the Distributional Gains from Trade in Agricultural Markets (joint with Silvana Tenreyro).
23 February 2017:
Rohini Pande (Harvard Kennedy School), E-governance, Accountability, and Leakage in Public Programs: Experimental Evidence from a Financial Management Reform in India (joint with Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, Clement Imbert and Santhosh Mathew).
9 March 2017:
CANCELLED Tania C.J. Barham (University of Colorado, Boulder), Effects of Early Childhood Health and Family Planning on Labor Market Outcomes.
16 March 2017:
Judit Vall (UPF), Who Respond to Changes in Sick Leave Benefits? Evidence from Spain (joint with Olivier Marie).
23 March 2017:
Ruben Durante (UPF), Advertising Spending and Media Bias: Evidence from News Coverage of Car Safety Recalls (joint with G. Beattie, B. Knight and A. Sen).

Third term

6 April 2017:
Costas Meghir (Yale University), Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia (joint with Orazio Attanasio, Sarah Cattan, Emla Fitzsimons and and Marta Rubio-Codina).
3 May 2017:
Anupam B. Jena (Harvard Medical School), What Happens to Patients when Doctors Leave Town? Evidence from Patient Mortality when Cardiologists Attend National Scientific Conferences.
4 May 2017:
Brian Knight (Brown University), The Limits of Propaganda: Evidence from Chavez's Venezuela (joint with Ana Tribin).
18 May 2017:
Tania Barham (University of Colorado at Boulder), TBA.
25 May 2017:
Matt Notowidigdo (Northwestern University), Quantifying the Welfare Gains of Variety: A Sufficient Statistics Approach (joint with Kory Kroft, Jean-William Lalibertie and Rene Leal-Vizcaino).
15 June 2017:
Dave Donaldson (Stanford University), The More We Die, The More We Sell? A Simple Test of the Home-Market Effect (joint with Arnaud Costinot, Margaret Kyle and Heidi Williams).


© CEMFI. All rights reserved.
Our website uses cookies to analyze the navigation of our users. If you continue browsing this site, you are accepting their use. Our Cookies Policy page contains more information about cookies, how we use them, and how to block them through the settings of your browser.