2010 Seminars

Thu 18th March

03:30 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Dan Benjamin

Religious Identity and Economic Behavior

Fri 19th March

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Sugata Marjit

Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta

International Trade and Local Outsourcing

Thu 25th March

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Susan Vroman

Georgetown University

Search by Committee

Fri 26th March

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Jim Albrecht

Georgetown University

Directed Search in the Housing Market

Wed 31st March

04:00 pm, Room 350 Merewether Building

Rohan Pitchford

University of Queensland

Lending Regulation and the Rise of Securitization in the Home Mortgage Market: A Theoretical Analysis

Thu 1st April

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Shaun Hargreaves Heap

The University of East Anglia

Trust, Inequality and the Market

Mon 12th April

01:00 pm, Room 397 Merewether Building

Nic de Roos

University of Sydney

Retail petrol price cycles in Western Australia

Thu 15th April

03:45 pm, The Boardroom, Darlington Centre

Pranab Bardhan

University of California, Berkeley

"Awakening Giants, Feet of Clay: Assessing the Economic Rise of China and India"

Thu 22nd April

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Barbara G. Katz

Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University

Exploring Political Uncertainty's Impact on Crime in Transition

Thu 29th April

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Denise Doiron

University of New South Wales

The use of partner's health to identify causal effects of insurance on utilization

Mon 3rd May

01:00 pm, Room 397 Merewether Building

Stephen Cheung

University of Sydney

Conditional Punishment and Cooperation: a Strategy Method Public Good Experiment

Fri 7th May

04:00 pm,

Alberto Motta

University of New South Wales

Collusion and Selective Supervision

Thu 13th May

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Heather Anderson

Monash University

"Forecasting Under Structural Break Uncertainty", co-authored with Jing Tian

Thu 27th May

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Jason Abrevaya

The University of Texas at Austin

A GMM approach for dealing with missing data on regressors and instruments

Thu 3rd June

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Jennifer Reinganum; Andrew Daughety

Vanderbilt University

A Dynamic Model of Lawsuit Joinder and Settlement

Fri 4th June

03:30 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Phillip Leslie

Stanford University

The Welfare Effects of Ticket Resale, co-authored with Alan Sorensen

Thu 1st July

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

W. D. Walls

University of Calgary

Estimating the Impact of Refinery Outages on Petroleum Product Prices, co-authored with Michael Kendix

Mon 12th July

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Prof. Dr. Harald Hagemann

University of Hohenheim

Globalisation and Technical Progress: Perspectives of workers with low qualifications in Germany under a twofold pressure

Thu 15th July

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Imran Rasul

University College London

Crime and the Decriminalization of Cannabis: Evidence from a Localized Policing Experiment

Mon 2nd August

01:00 pm, Room 397 Merewether bldg

Brett Williams

Faculty of Law, University of Sydney

Reconciling Discriminatory Trade Arrangements with the GATT/WTO Objective of Eliminating Discrimination in International trade

Thu 5th August

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Guillaume Roger

UNSW

Moral hazard under soft information

Wed 11th August

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Peter N Smith

University of York

Durable Consumption, Long-Run Risk and The Equity Premium

Mon 16th August

01:00 pm, Room 397 Merewether Building

Karen Mumford

University of York

"Gender Pay gaps across the distribution, considering selection"

Thu 19th August

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Viktoria Hnatkovska

University of British Columbia

International and Intra-national Real Exchange Rates: Theory and Evidence

Fri 20th August

04:00 pm, Room 426 Merewether Building

Onur Kesten

Carnegie Mellon Tepper School of Business

A Theory of School-Choice Lotteries

Thu 26th August

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Richard Holden

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Subgame-Perfect Implementation Under Value Perturbations

Mon 30th August

01:00 pm, Room 397 Merewether Building

Nektarios Aslanidis

Universitat Rovira Virgili

Modelling asset correlations: A non-parametric approach

Thu 2nd September

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether

Tess Stafford

A School Input That Matters: Indoor Air Quality and Academic Performance

Thu 9th September

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Massimo Morelli

Columbia University / European University Institute

Mediation and Peace

Mon 13th September

01:00 pm, Room 397 Merewether Building

Franklin Liu

University of Sydney

Career Concerns, Status Quo Bias and Commitment

Wed 22nd September

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

William Becker

Indiana University

Quit Lying and Address the Controversies: There Are No Dogmata, Laws, Rules or Standards in the Science of Economics

Thu 7th October

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether

Pedro Gomis Porqueras

Australian National University

Optimal Monetary Policy in a Model of Money and Credit

Mon 11th October

01:00 pm, Room 397 Merewether Building

Mark Melatos

University of Sydney

Flexibility in Trade Bloc Design

Thu 14th October

04:00 pm, room 498 Merewether

Jie (April) Cai

University of New South Wales

Information Heterogeneity by Firm Size and Business Cycle

Thu 21st October

04:00 pm, room 498 Merewether

James Morley

University of New South Wales

Inventory Mistakes and the Great Moderation

Mon 25th October

01:00 pm, room 397 Merewether

Xiao Gang Che

University of Sydney

Online auctions with a temporary buyout option

Thu 28th October

04:00 pm, room 498 Merewether

Devashish Mitra

Syracuse University

Trade Liberalization and Unemployment: Theory and Evidence from India

Thu 4th November

04:00 pm, room 498 Merewether

Adrian Pagan

University of New South Wales

Assessing the Linkages between Financial Stress and Business Cycles

Thu 18th November

04:00 pm, Room 498 Merewether Building

Geoff Kingston

Macquarie University

Fee for service, outperformance or assets under management? Indications from generalized log utility

Mon 22nd November

01:00 pm, Room 397 Merewether

Andrew Wait

University of Sydney

TBA

Thu 25th November

04:00 pm, room 498 Merewether

Patrick Coe

Carleton University

TBA

Mon 6th December

04:00 pm, room 498 Merewether Bldg

Christian Dustmann

University College London

TBA

Mon 13th December

01:00 pm, room 397 Merewether Bldg

Susana Iranzo

Universitat Rovira i Virgili
TBA