Fall 2012

UCLS Labor Seminar
Thur., Aug. 16
Tony Fang
, Visiting The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania 
"Shared Capitalism: Do Employees Profit from Profit-sharing Plans?"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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Joint UCLS Labor and UCFS Public Seminar
Tue., Sept. 4
Leah Boustan,
UCLA
"Have the poor always been less likely to migrate? Evidence from inheritance practices during the age of mass migration"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Thur., Sept. 6
Pedro Carneiro,
UCL and Georgetown University
"Do Public Health Interventions Crowd Out Private Health Investments? Malaria Control Policies in Eritrea"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., Sept. 14
David Cesarini,
NYU
"The genetic architecture of economic and political preferences"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., Sept. 28
Cynthia Kinnan,
Northwestern University
"INFORMAL INSURANCE, SOCIAL NETWORKS, AND SAVINGS ACCESS: EVIDENCE FROM A LAB EXPERIMENT IN THE FIELD"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Thur., Oct. 4
Jonas Kolsrud,
Uppsala University
"The Labor Union as an Insurance Agency: Causes and Effects of Union provided Unemployment Insurance"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., Oct. 12
Kirabo Jackson, 
Northwestern University 
"Do High-School Teachers Really Matter?"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Thur., Oct. 18
Susanne Ek,
Uppsala university
"Losing from higher benefits? Unemployment Insurance and Labor Market Outcomes"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., Oct 26
Amanda Kowalski,
Yale University
"Estimating the Tradeoff Between Moral Hazard and Risk Protection with Nonlinear Budget Set Model of Health Reform"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Thur., Nov. 8
Anna Dreber,
Stockholm School of Economics
"Testosterone, competitions and risk aversion"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., Nov. 16
Jonathan Guryan,
Northwestern University
"Motivation and Incentives in Education: Evidence from a Summer Reading Experiment"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Thur., Nov. 22
Andreea Mitrut,
Uppsala university
"The Impact of an Unexpected Wage Cut on Corruption: Evidence from a 'Xeroxed' ExamTBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Thur., Nov. 29
Ruixue Jia,
IIES
"Pollution for Promotion"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Thur., Dec. 6
Drew Griffen,
University of Tokyo
"TBA"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Fri., Dec. 14
Gordon Dahl
, University of California, San Diego
"Peer Effects in Program Participation"
Time 13:15, Place: F433

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UCLS Labor Seminar
Thur., Dec. 20
Stefan Eriksson,
Uppsala university
"Ethnic Discrimination in the London Market for Shared Accommodation" (with Magnus Carlsson, Linnaeus University)
Time 13:15, Place: F433