Seminars in the Center for Research on International Economics and the Department of Economics

This semester all seminars will be held in the Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business Administration, Room N116 from 2:00-3:30pm.

Spring 2020 Seminars Schedule

February 14, 2020
Rahi Abouk, William Paterson University
“Breakfast after the bell laws and students’ health and education outcomes.”

February 21, 2020
Molly Schnell, Northwestern University
“The Impacts of Physician Payments on Patient Access, Use, and Health”

February 28, 2020
Matthew Friedman, UW-Madison
“Do Better Neighborhoods Matter? A New Perspective on Geographic Variation in Parental Valuation of Public Education”

March 6, 2020
Mar Requant, Northwestern University
“Real-time pricing in the Spanish electricity market”

April 3, 2020
Kiana Yektansani, University of Illinois at Chicago
“Using Machine Learning to Predict Consumers’ Attitudes Towards Global Warming”

April 10, 2020
Mikkel Soelvsten,
“Inference in the presence of many regressors and heteroskedasticity”

April 17, 2020
Pietro Tebaldi, University of Chicago
“The Costs of Payment Uncertainty in Healthcare Markets”

April 24, 2020
Peter Hull, University of Chicago
“Measuring Racial Discrimination in Bail Decisions”

May 1, 2020
Seunghoon, Na, Purdue University
“Capital Flows, Capital-Labor Substitutions, and Fluctuations of Labor Shares over Business Cycles”