Quantitative Economic Policy Seminar


Date Speaker Topic
29 Okt 2015 Marie-Laure Breuillé, INRA CESAER Optimal Territorial Design and Decentralization
12 Nov 2015 Benjamin Moll, Princeton University Monetary Policy According to HANK
11 Feb 2016 Matteo Bobba, Toulouse School of Economics Learning about Oneself: The Effects of Signaling Academic Ability on School Choice
17 Mär 2016 Nico Voigtländer Exporting and Plant-Level Efficiency Gains: It's in the Measure
21 Apr 2016 Catia Batista tbd
28 Apr 2016 Rajshri Jayaraman School Feeding and Cognitive Skills: Evidence from India's Midday Meal Program
30 Mai 2016 Emanuel Ornelas Trade Liberalization and Third-Market Effects
27 Jun 2016 Thomas Moutos Can Minimum Wages Raise Workers' Incomes in the Long Run?
24 Nov 2016 Eric Naevdal "Individual Genetic Variation & Collective Norms: The Case of Binge Drinking"
08 Dez 2016 Pascaline Dupas Mechanism Design meets Development: Selective Trials for Technology Diffusion"
18 Mai 2017 Julien Labonne "Family Networks and Distributive Politics" (with M. Fafchamps)
19 Mai 2017 Udo Kreickemeier, TU Dresden Offshoring and Job Polarisation between Firms
22 Mai 2017 Lisandra Flach, LMU Quality and Gravity in International Trade
22 Mai 2017 Michael Kremer "Netflix for Agriculture?"
03 Jul 2017 Fabian Waldinger Frontier Knowledge and the Creation of Ideas: Evidence from the Collapse of International Science in the Wake of WWI
30 Nov 2017 Hans Fehr Tenure Choice, Disability Risk and Retirement Savings - Why is it Connected?
04 Dez 2017 Arthur Lewbel Keeping up with peers in India. A new social interactions model of perceived needs
13 Jun 2018 Anna Bindler Scaring or scarring? Labour market effects of criminal victimisation
15 Jun 2018 Christoph Breunig Regression with Selectively Missing Covariates
20 Jun 2018 Jens Ruhose Wider Benefits of Continuous Work-Related Training
10 Dez 2018 Robert S. Chirinko (University of Illinois at Chicago) What went wrong?: The Puerto Rican Debt Crisis and the “Treasury Put”
14 Feb 2019 Germán Feldman A Monetary and Financial Theory of Distribution
02 Mai 2019 Abdoulaye Ndiaye (NYU Stern and Chicago Fed) Flexible Retirement and Optimal Taxation
27 Jun 2019 Kangoh Lee Federalism, Jurisdictional Policy Choices, and Income Inequality
24 Okt 2019 Prof. Dr. Ronnie Schöb Globalization, Impatience, and Up-Front Redistribution
28 Nov 2019 Marcel Thum Optimal Opacity in Ultimatum Offer Bargaining
23 Apr 2020 Zareh Asatryan CANCELLED
07 Mai 2020 Giovanni Mellace (University of Southern Denmark) Mediation Analysis Synthetic Control
02 Jul 2020 Elena Mattana CANCELLED
22 Apr 2021 Zareh Asatryan Favoritism and Firms: Micro Evidence and Macro Implications
20 Mai 2021 Alessandro Iaria Gender Gaps in Academia: Global Evidence, 1900-1969
24 Jun 2021 Clement Imbert Urban Public Works in Spatial Equilibrium: Experimental Evidence from Ethiopia (with S. Franklin, G. Abebe and C. Mejia-Mantilla
01 Jul 2021 Anna Raute Wind of Change? Cultural Determinants of Maternal Labor Supply
08 Jul 2021 Gregory Veramendi The Labor Market Returns to Delaying Pregnancy (with Yana Gallen and Juanna S. Joensen)
11 Nov 2021 Roland Rathelot How do women and men search for jobs? joint with Lena Hensvik and Thomas Le Barbanchon
18 Nov 2021 Ismael Mourifie Set Identification of Gender-specific costs of STEM fields in an Extended Roy model of major Choice
02 Dez 2021 Christopher Busch Assortative Mating and Income Dynamics of Couples
13 Jan 2022 Barbara Petrongolo (University of Oxford) "Structural transformation and the U-shaped female labor supply" (with Rachel Ngai and Claudia Olivetti)
10 Feb 2022 Philipp Böing (ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research) "Misappropriation of R&D Subsidies: Estimating Treatment Effects With One-Sided Noncompliance" (with Bettina Peters)
28 Apr 2022 Johanna Wallenius Can Wealth Buy Health? A Model of Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Investments in Health
19 Mai 2022 Lucia del Carpio Using Divide-and-Conquer to Improve Tax Collection: Evidence from the Field (joint with Sylvain Chassang and Sam Kapon)
30 Mai 2022 Nadja Klein (Humboldt University) CANCELLED: Deep Distributional Time Series Models and the Probabilistic Forecasting of Intraday Electricity Prices
02 Jun 2022 Maia Güell (University of Edinburgh) Revisiting the Determinants of Unemployment Duration: Variance Decomposition à la ABS in Spain (joint with Cristina Lafuente)
09 Jun 2022 Tymon Sloczynski When Should We (Not) Interpret Linear IV Estimands as LATE?
23 Jun 2022 Thomas Baudin “Kinder, Küche und Kirche: Family policies and fertility in the Third Reich" joint with Robert Stelter (University of Basel)
30 Jun 2022 Paula Gobbi Revolutionary transition: Inheritance change and fertility decline (with Victor Gay and Marc Goñi)
07 Jul 2022 Anna Bindler Discontinuities in the Age-Victimization Profile and the Determinants of Victimization(w/ R. Hjalmarsson, N. Ketel and A. Mitrut
14 Jul 2022 Matteo Paradisi Countries for Old Men: An Analysis of the Age Wage Gap
27 Okt 2022 Chaoran Chen (York University) Health, Health Insurance, and Inequality
03 Nov 2022 Costas Arkolakis (Yale University) Clean Growth
10 Nov 2022 Claudia Noack (University of Oxford) Flexible Covariate Adjustments in Regression Discontinuity Designs
17 Nov 2022 Johannes Wohlfahrt (University of Copenhagen) Narratives about the Macroeconomy (joint with Peter Andre, Ingar Haaland, Chris Roth)
24 Nov 2022 Bernardo Fanfani (University of Torino) Firms' Margins of Adjustment to Wage Growth: The Case of Italian Collective Bargaining
01 Dez 2022 Lena Janys (University of Bonn) Mental Health and Abortions among Young Women: Time-varying Unobserved Heterogeneity, Health Behaviors, and Risky Decisions
08 Dez 2022 Melanie Lührmann (Royal Holloway) The Formation of Subjective House Price Expectations (with Joachim Winter and Sarah Kiesl-Reiter)
15 Dez 2022 Désiré Kédagni (University of North Carolina) Generalized Difference-In-Differences Models: Robust Bounds
26 Jan 2023 Diego Känzig (Northwestern University) The unequal economic consequences of carbon pricing
20 Apr 2023 Tommaso Porzio (Columbia Business School) Transforming Institutions: Labor Reallocation and Wage Growth in a Reunified Germany
27 Apr 2023 Philipp Böing (ZEW) China’s Innovation Policy: An Evidence-based Perspective
11 Mai 2023 Dmitry Arkhangelsky (CEMFI) Double-Robust Two-Way-Fixed-Effects Regression For Panel Data
01 Jun 2023 Claudia Macaluso (Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond) TBA
15 Jun 2023 Michael Pollmann (Duke University) Causal Inference for Spatial TreatmentsMany events and policies (treatments) occur at specific spatial locations, with researche
22 Jun 2023 Jakob Miethe (LMU Munich) Homes Incorporated: Offshore Ownership of Real Estate in the U.K.
06 Jul 2023 Daniel Gutknecht (Goethe-University) Distributional Difference-in-Differences for Discrete Outcomes - Too Many "False Zeros"?