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.

Fall 2018 Seminars Schedule

September 14, 2018

September 21, 2018
Yana Gallen, University of Chicago
“Motherhood and the Gender Productivity Gap”

September 28, 2018
Chuong Ma, UW-Milwaukee
“Determinants of educational achievement around the world: the case of second-generation immigrants.”

October 5, 2018
Loren Wagner, UW-Milwaukee
“Representing preferences, estimating a causal model of consumption expenditure with an application to tax policy.”

October 12, 2018
Leonardo Bursztyn,  University of Chicago
“Misperceived Social Norms: Female Labor Force Participation in Saudi Arabia”

October 19, 2018
Corina Mommaerts, UW-Madison
“Long-term care insurance and the family”

October 26, 2018
Virginia Wilcox, Northern Illinois University
“Gender Wage Gaps in STEM and non-STEM Disciplines”

November 2, 2018
Simeon Alder, UW-Madison
“Labor Market Conflict and the Decline of the Rust Belt”

November 9, 2018
Jangsu Yoon, UW-Milwaukee
“Inference on Nonparametric Panel Data Models with Fixed Effects and Censored Dependent Variables”

November 30, 2018
Matthew Notowidigdo, Northwestern University
“Take-up and Targeting: Experimental Evidence from SNAP”

December 7, 2018
Dean Karlan, Northwestern University
“Give Me a Pass: Flexible Credit for Entrepreneurs in Colombia”