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Department ofEconomics

Seminar Series

The economics department organizes and sponsors a seminar series where scholars present and discuss their research with the LSB community.

Direct any questions to Marianne Farag - mfarag@scu.edu.

 

Winter 2021

Date Speaker/Affiliation Paper Title Time / Place
Wednesday,
Jan 20

Vito Cormun
SCU

Exchange Rate Disconnect Redux  Zoom
Wednesday,
Jan 27

Jin-Huyk Kim
U of Colorado - Boulder

Utility Tokens Financing, Investment Incentives, and Regulation  Zoom
Wednesday,
Feb 3

Kirthi Kalyanam
SCU

Behavioral Targeting, Machine Learning and Regression Discontinuity Designs 

Zoom

Wednesday,
Feb 10

Jonathan Colmer
University of Virgina
 

The Grandkids Aren't Alright: The Intergenerational Effects of Prenatal Pollution Exposure  Zoom
Wednesday,
Feb 17

Andrew Dillon
Northwestern University

Making Markets: Experiments in Agricultural Input Market Formation Zoom
Wednesday,
Feb 24

Shahir Safi
Aix-Marseille University

Job Market Signalling Via Social Ties
 
Zoom
Wednesday,
Mar 3

Adrien Bouguen

Teacher Training Program, Teacher Practices and Student Performance in Science: Evidence from a Randomized Study in French Primary Schools Zoom
Wednesday,
Mar 10

 Christian Helmers
SCU

The impact of government funding on science: Evidence from the U.S. government shutdown  Zoom

 

Spring 2021

Date Speaker / Affiliation Paper Title Time / Place
Wednesday,
March 31
Tanguy Bernard
University of Bordeaux (Gretha) 
  11:45 am / Zoom
Wednesday,
April 7
Jeff Shrader
Columbia SIPA 
  11:45 am / Zoom
Wednesday,
April 14
Dylan Glover
INSEAD 
  11:45 am / Zoom
Wednesday,
April 21
Ted Miguel  
UC Berkeley 
  11:45 am / Zoom
Wednesday,
April 28
Craig McIntosh
UC San Diego 
  11:45 am / Zoom
Wednesday,
May 5
Sam Bazzi
Boston University/UCSD 
  11:45 am / Zoom

Wednesday,
May 12

Clément de Chaisemartin
UC Santa Barbara
  11:45 am / Zoom
Wednesday,
May 19
Ellora Derenencourt
UC Berkeley 
  11:45 am / Zoom
Wednesday,
May 26
Victoria Xie
SCU 
  11:45 am / Zoom

Wednesday,

June 2

Adrien Bouguen/Kyle Handley
SCU/UCSD
  11:45 am / Zoom 

  

 

Fall 2020

Date Speaker/Affiliation Paper Title Time / Place
Wednesday,
Sept. 23

Antoine Camous
University of Mannheim

The Central Bank Strikes Back!  Credibility of Monetary Policy under Fiscal Influence  11:45 am

Wednesday,
Sept.30

Ben Handel
UC Berkeley

The Social Determinants of Choice Quality: Evidence from Health Insurance in the Netherlands 11:45 am

Wednesday,
Oct. 21

Alejandro Van der Ghote
European Central Bank

Benefits of Macro-Prudential Policy in Low Interest Rate Environments  11:45 am

Wednesday,
Oct. 28

Lisa Kahn
University of Rochester

Searching, Recalls, and Tightness: An Interim Report on the COVID Labor Market  11:45 am

Wednesday,
Nov. 4

Huseyin Yildirim
Duke University

Credit Attribution and Collaborative Work 11:45 am

Wednesday,
Nov. 11
Sheetal Sekhri
University of Virginia

Groundwater Accessibility and Firm Behavior  11:45 am
Wednesday,
Nov. 18
Konstantinos Serfes
Drexel University

Two-sided productivity heterogeneity, firm boundaries and assortative matching  11:45 am
Wednesday,
Dec. 2
Victoria Xie
Santa Clara University
Supply Chain Responses to U.S.-China Trade War 11:45 am