Fall 2014

UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Aug. 21
Myoung-jae Lee,
Korea University
"Extensive and Intensive Margin Effects and Their Hybrid in Sample-Selection Treatment Effects"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Aug. 28
Bhash Mazumder,
 Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
"Intergenerational Mobility Curves"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Sept. 4
Wilbert van der Klaauw,
 Federal Reserve Bank of New York
"Anatomy of Welfare Reform: Announcement and Implementation Effects"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Sept. 11
Eric Bettinger, Stanford
"Changing Distributions: How online college classes alter student and professor performance".
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Sept. 18
Arash Nekoei, IIES
"Does Extending Unemployment Benefits Improve Job Quality?"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Joint UCFS Public Economics and UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Oct. 2
Camille Hemet,
IEB, University of Barcelona
"The Social Effects of Ethnic Diversity at the Local Level: A Natural Experiment with Exogenous Residential Allocation"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Oct. 9
Bertil Holmlund, Uppsala university
"Löner, sysselsättning och inkomster - ökar klyftorna i Sverige?"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Oct. 16
Gabriella Conti, UCL
"THE HEALTH EFFECTS OF TWO INFLUENTIAL EARLY CHILDHOOD INTERVENTIONS" (J.J. Heckman and R. Pinto)
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Nov. 7
Oskar Nordström Skans, Uppsala university
"Do Social Networks Create Jobs?" Joint with Marcus Eliasson (IFAU), Lena Hensvik (IFAU) and Francis Kramarz (CREST)
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Nov. 13
Jan Eeckout, UCL
"Stochastic Sorting: Mismatched CEOs and their Performance" (with Hector Chade, ASU)
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Nov. 20
Marc Gurgand, Paris School of Economics
"Ready for boarding? The ambiguous effects of a boarding school for disadvantaged students" (joint with Luc Behaghel and Clément de Chaisemartin)
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Nov. 27
Jonas Poulsen and Sebastian Axbard, Uppsala university
"Extractive Industries in a Middle-Income Country: Do We Still Need to Worry About Violence?"
Time 13:15, Place: F433


Deaprtment Seminar

Thur., Dec. 4
Robert Shimer, University of Chicago
"Decomposing Duration Dependence in the Job Finding Rate in a Stopping Time Model" with Fernando Alvarez and Katarina Borovickova
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Dec. 11
Mikael Lindahl Uppsala university
"The importance of nature-nurture interactions for behavioral and economic outcomes: Evidence from a large sample of Swedish adoptees" (with Gunnar Brandén and Björn Öckert)
Time 13:15, Place: F433


UCLS Labor Seminar

Thur., Dec. 18
Michela Tincani, UCL
"Heterogeneous Peer Effects and Rank Concerns: Theory and Evidence"
Time 13:15, Place: F433