Applied Microeconomics and Organization Seminar


Date Speaker Topic
20 Okt 2016 Daniel Gross, Harvard Business School Creativity Under Fire: The Effects of Competition on Creative Production
26 Okt 2016 Nora Szech, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology More Effort With Less Pay: On Information Avoidance, Belief Design, and Performance
02 Nov 2016 Lorenz Götte, University Bonn Overcoming Salience Bias: How Real-Time Feedback Fosters Resource Conservation
09 Nov 2016 Friederike Mengel, University of Essex Gender Differences in Networking
10 Nov 2016 Galina Zudenkova, University of Mannheim Electoral Accountability and Inter-District Externalities
16 Nov 2016 Peter Schwardmann, LMU Deception and Self-Deception
23 Nov 2016 Luigi Guiso, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) Heterogeneity and Persistence in Returns to Wealth
30 Nov 2016 Florian Ederer, Yale School of Management Common Ownership, Competition, and Top Management Incentives
07 Dez 2016 Dirk Schindler, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) Capital Taxation and Imperfect Competition: ACE vs CBIT
14 Dez 2016 Jan van Ours, Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam The Wage Penalty of Dialect-Speaking
21 Dez 2016 Erik Hornung, University of Bayreuth Bismarck's Health Insurance and the Mortality Decline
11 Jan 2017 Simon Jäger, University Bonn/MIT How Substitutable Are Workers? Evidence from Worker Deaths
18 Jan 2017 Stephen Hansen, University of Pompeu Fabra Transparency and Deliberation within the FOMC: a Computational Linguistics Approach
25 Jan 2017 Gani Aldashev, University Libré de Bruxelles Private and Public Firms in the Shadow of Coercive Power
01 Feb 2017 Bertil Tungodden, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) CANCELLED !!!
02 Feb 2017 Guillaume Fréchette, NYU Cooperation in the Finitely Repeated Prisoner’s Dilemma
08 Feb 2017 Catherine Thomas, London School of Economics In-House and Arm's Length: Productivity Heterogeneity and Variation in Organizational Form
24 Mär 2017 David Cooper, Florida State University Att.: Sem. starts 14:15 "Learning and Contagion in Teams"
29 Mär 2017 Michael Waldman, Cornell University Att.: Sem. starts 12.30, RuW4.202! "The promotion signalling hypothesis: a literature survey, and new research on lateral moves"
19 Apr 2017 Jacques Crémer, Toulouse School of Economics Migration between Platforms
26 Apr 2017 Heski Bar-Isaac, Rotman School of Business, Toronto Blockholder Voting
03 Mai 2017 Konrad Burchardi, IIES Stockholm Moral Hazard: Experimental Evidence from Tenancy Contracts
10 Mai 2017 Anandi Mani, University of Oxford Cognitive Droughts
11 Mai 2017 Jan Zabojnik (Queen's University) Firm Reputation and Employee Startups
17 Mai 2017 Markus Reisinger (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management) Patent Pools in Input Markets
24 Mai 2017 Jérôme Hergueux, ETH Zürich The dark side of reciprocity
31 Mai 2017 Josef Zweimüller, University of Zurich Job Mobility and Creative Destruction: Flexicurity in the Land of Schumpeter
07 Jun 2017 No Seminar No Seminar
14 Jun 2017 Saumitra Jha, Stanford Graduate School of Business Valuing Peace: The Effects of Financial Market Exposure on Votes and Political Attitudes
21 Jun 2017 Davide Cantoni, LMU Munich The Polls, the Press, and Political Participation: The Effects of Anticipated Election Closeness on Voter Turnout
28 Jun 2017 Daniel L. Chen, Toulouse School of Economics The Impact of Economics on Moral Decision-Making and Legal Thought
05 Jul 2017 Jeanine Miklos-Thal, Simon Business School Rochester Making Sense of Restrictions on Online Sales
12 Jul 2017 Yves Breitmoser, Humboldt University Berlin Discrete choice with presentation effects
18 Okt 2017 Antonio Ciccone (University of Mannheim) Democratic Tipping Points
25 Okt 2017 Emir Kamenica (Booth School of Business, Chicago) Coming apart? Lives of the rich and the poor over time
01 Nov 2017 Giorgio Zanarone (CUNEF) Managing Social Comparison Costs in Organizations
08 Nov 2017 Bentley MacLeod (Columbia University) Aging, Retirement and High-Skill Work Performance: The Case of State Supreme Court Judges
15 Nov 2017 Sandro Ambuehl (Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto) For They Know Not What They Do. Selection through Incentives when Information is Costly
22 Nov 2017 Florian Engl (University of Cologne) A Theory of Causal Responsibility Attribution
29 Nov 2017 Patricia Funk (University of Lugano) Policy Choices in Assembly versus Representative Democracy: Evidence from Swiss Communes
06 Dez 2017 Ayse Oencueler (Essec Business School) Future Ambiguity Effect: How Ambiguity Increases the Appeal of a Future Prospect
07 Dez 2017 Jean Tirole (Toulouse School of Economics) Marking to Market versus Taking to Market
13 Dez 2017 Mitch Hoffman (Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto) The Determinants of Managerial Productivity around the World
20 Dez 2017 Greg Taylor (University of Oxford) Competing Sales Channels
10 Jan 2018 Malin Arve (Norwegian School of Economics) Dynamic Procurement under Uncertainty: Competition and Auctions
17 Jan 2018 Joachim Winter (LMU) Inattention and switching costs as sources of inertia in Medicare Part D
24 Jan 2018 Sascha Becker (University of Warwick) Human Capital Accumulation and Forced Migration: Evidence from the Post-WWII Polish Population Transfers
31 Jan 2018 Elisa Operti (Essec Business School) TBA
07 Feb 2018 Samuel Bowles (Santa Fe Institute) The Moral Economy: Why good incentives are no substitute for good citizens
18 Apr 2018 Dominic Rohner (HEC Lausanne) Information Dividend of Democracy: Impact on Political Stability and Redistribution
25 Apr 2018 Alexandra Roulet (INSEAD) The Causal Effect of Job Loss on Health: The Danish Miracle
02 Mai 2018 Nicolas Schutz (University of Mannheim) All-Pay Oligopolies: Price Competition with Unobservable Inventory Choices
09 Mai 2018 Tilman Boergers (University of Michigan) Strategically Simple Mechanisms
16 Mai 2018 Heinrich Nax (ETH Zurich) Dynamics in Buyer-Seller Markets: Theory and Experimental Evidence
23 Mai 2018 Charles Angelucci (Columbia Business School) The Medieval Roots of Inclusive Institutions: From the Norman Conquest of England to the Great Reform Act
30 Mai 2018 Uta Schönberg (UCL) Wage and Employment Effects of Minimum Wages: Evidence from Germany
06 Jun 2018 Rocco Macchiavello (LSE) Firing and Productivity
13 Jun 2018 Charles Bellemare (University of Laval) Life-cycle decisions, dynamic programming, and correlation neglect: experimental analysis of alternative decision rules
20 Jun 2018 Marco Casari (University of Bologna) Carbon is Forever: A Climate Change Experiment on Cooperation,
27 Jun 2018 Mike Callen (Rady School of Management, UC San Diego) Decentralization and Political Selection in Nepal
04 Jul 2018 Jan Stoop (Erasmus School of Economics) Are the rich more selfish than the poor?\\Evidence from a natural field experiment
11 Jul 2018 Andras Niedermayer (University Paris-Dauphine) Competitive Non-linear Pricing: Evidence from the French Automobile market
17 Okt 2018 Florian Zimmermann (briq, University of Bonn) The Dynamics of Motivated Beliefs
18 Okt 2018 Michael Grubb (Boston College) Sending out an SMS: Two studies of overdraft alerts (12.30-13.45)
24 Okt 2018 Roland Strausz (Humboldt University Berlin) Aggregate Information and Organizational Structures
25 Okt 2018 Alex Imas (Carnegie Mellon University) Selling Fast and Buying Slow: Heuristics and Trading Performance of Institutional Investors (12.30 - 13.45)
31 Okt 2018 Thomas Fackler (IFO Institute Munich) Small Steps or Giant Leaps? Competition and the Size of Innovations
07 Nov 2018 Thibaud Vergé (ENSAE ParisTech, CREST) Auctions vs. Negotiations: the role of long-term contracts
14 Nov 2018 Florian Engl (University of Cologne) A Theory of Causal Responsibility Attribution
21 Nov 2018 Andreas Lange (University of Hamburg) The risks that farmers take: An experiment on externalities with individual thresholds
28 Nov 2018 Øivind Nilsen (Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen) Competition in local bank markets: risk taking and loan supply
05 Dez 2018 Lea Cassar (University of Cologne) Intentions for Doing Good Matter for Doing Well: The Negative Effects of Prosocial Incentives
12 Dez 2018 Luise Görges (University of Hamburg) Wage earners, homemakers & gender identity—Using an artefactual field experiment to understand couples’ labour division choices
19 Dez 2018 Sonja Settele, Fabian Lange, Raicho Bojilov Workshop on Labor and Personnel Economics
16 Jan 2019 Matthias Doepke (Northwestern University) Employment Protection, Investment in Job-Specific Skills, and Inequality Trends in the United States and Europe
17 Jan 2019 Luis Cabral (NYU) Standing on the Shoulders of Dwarfs: Dominant Firms and Innovation Incentives (12.30 -13.45)
23 Jan 2019 Yusufcan Masatlioglu (University of Maryland) A Behavioral Foundation for Endogenous Salience
30 Jan 2019 Pia Pinger (briq, University of Bonn) (In)Equality of Opportunity, Mentoring, and Critical Educational Decisions
06 Feb 2019 Bertil Tungodden (Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen) Beliefs about Behavioral Responses to Taxation
13 Feb 2019 Georg Kirchsteiger (ECARES Université libre de Bruxelles) Endogenous Repeated Cooperation and Surplus Distribution ‐ An Experimental Analysis
17 Apr 2019 Michal Bauer (CERGE-EI) Scapegoating: Experimental Evidence
24 Apr 2019 Brice Corgnet (EM Lyon Buisness School) Rac(g)e Against the Machine? Social Incentives When Humans Meet Robots
08 Mai 2019 Moritz Meyer-ter-Vehn (UCLA, University of California) Learning Dynamics in Social Networks
15 Mai 2019 Meg Meyer (Nuffield College, Oxford University, UK) Gaming and Strategic Opacity in Incentive Provision: Experimental Evidence
16 Mai 2019 Panu Poutvaara (CESifo Munich) Redistributive Politics with Target-Specific Beliefs (12:30-13:45)
22 Mai 2019 Stephan Müller (Georg-August University Göttingen) The Coevolution of Morals under Indirect Reciprocity
29 Mai 2019 Ingo Isphording (IZA Institute of Labor Economics) The Value of a Peer
05 Jun 2019 Gérard Roland (University of California Berkeley) The deep historical roots of modern culture: A comparative perspective.
06 Jun 2019 Kathryn Shaw (Stanford University) Spurring Serious Small-scale Entrepreneurship: A Policy Experiment to Lower Entry Costs (12:30 -13:45)
12 Jun 2019 Kristina McElheran (University of Toronto) Data-Driven Decision Making, Predictive Analytics, and Management Practices in U.S. Manufacturing
17 Jun 2019 Iwan Barankay (Wharton University Pennsylvania) Financial Incentives to Support Statin Adherence and Lipid Control (Habit Formation): A Randomized Clinical Trial (12:15 -13:30)
18 Jun 2019 Lena Edlund (Columbia University) It's the Phone, Stupid: Mobiles and Murder (Tuesday, 12:15 -13:30)
26 Jun 2019 Daniel Garrett (Toulouse School of Economics) Payoff Implications of Incentive Contracting
02 Jul 2019 Thomaz Teodorovicz (Insper Institute of Education and Research, Sao Paulo) Explicit and Tacit Practice Transfer Methods: evidence from two field experiments (12:15 -13:30) RuW 4.202
03 Jul 2019 Ricardo Perez-Truglia (UCLA, University of California) How Much Does Your Boss Make? The Effects of Salary Comparisons
10 Jul 2019 Aurélien Baillon (Erasmus University Rotterdam) Simple bets to elicit private signals
23 Okt 2019 Stefan Bauernschuster (University of Passau) Speed Limit Enforcement and Road Safety: Evidence from German Blitzmarathons
30 Okt 2019 Marco Schwarz ( University of Innsbruck) The role of diagnostic ability in markets for expert services
13 Nov 2019 Xiaolan Fu (University of Oxford China Centre, UK) International collaboration and radical innovation in Chinese firms
13 Nov 2019 Kazuyuki Motohashi (University of Tokyo, Japan) Inventor Name Disambiguation with Gradient Boosting Decision Tree and Inventor Mobility in China (1985-2016)

All seminars up to Summer 2015 can be found here.