Western University EconomicsWestern Social Science

Applied Economics/Econometrics

Workshop Schedule 2017-2018

Program Director:

Nirav Mehta / David Rivers


First Term

Friday, May 12: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 4161 SSC

George Orlov (Western)
"Essays in Applied Microeconomics"
Departmental Thesis Defense

Friday, May 26: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Yuki Onozuka (Western)
"Basic Skills or Major-Specific Knowledge? Sources of Wage Penalties for Working Outside the Major Field of Study"
Labour Lunch

Friday, June 23: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 4161 SSC

Eric Yao (Western)
"Bootstrapping Post-Lasso Estimator and Its Inference with Many Instruments"

Friday, June 23: 12:30 - 1:30 p.m., 4161 SSC

Fidel Perez Macal (Western)
"Language Barriers to Human Capital Development"

Thursday, June 29: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 4161 SSC

Sha (Sarah) Wang (Western)
"Speculation, A Destablizing Factor for Exchange Rate Movements"

Thursday, June 29: 12:30 - 1:30 p.m., 4161 SSC

Fulei (Fred) Liu (Western)
"Extreme Risk Management During Financial Crisis"

Friday, August 4: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Nail Kashaev (Western)
"Identification of Solution Concepts in Games of Complete Information"
(with Bruno Salcedo)

Wednesday, September 13: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Oksana Leukhina (University of Washington)
"TBA"

Wednesday, September 20: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Ivan Canay (Northwestern University)
"TBA"

Wednesday, September 27: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Jack Porter (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
"TBA"

Wednesday, October 4: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Jonathan Williams (University of North Carolina)
"TBA"

Wednesday, October 25: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Jason Blevins (Ohio State University)
"TBA"

Monday, October 30: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Mark Roberts (Penn State University)
"TBA"
Short-Term Visitor

Tuesday, October 31: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Mark Roberts (Penn State University)
"TBA"
Short-Term Visitor

Wednesday, November 8: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Hiroaki Kaido (Boston University)
"TBA"

Wednesday, November 15: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

David Blau (Ohio State University)
"TBA"

Wednesday, November 22: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Stephane Bonhomme (University of Chicago)
"TBA"

Wednesday, November 22 (TBD): 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Richard Blundell (University College London)
"TBA"

Thursday, November 23 (TBD): 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Richard Blundell (University College London)
"TBA"

Friday, November 24 (TBD): 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Richard Blundell (University College London)
"TBA"

Wednesday, November 29: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Paul Ellickson (University of Rochester)
"TBA"

Wednesday, December 13: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

George-Levi Gayle (Washington University, St. Louis)
"TBA"

 


Second Term

Wednesday, March 14: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Julie Mortimer (Boston College)
"TBA"

Wednesday, March 21 (TBD): 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Robert Moffitt (Johns Hopkins University)
"TBA"

Thursday, March 22 (TBD): 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Robert Moffitt (Johns Hopkins University)
"TBA"

Friday, March 23 (TBD): 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Robert Moffitt (Johns Hopkins University)
"TBA"

Tuesday, March 27 (TBD): 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Peter Arcidiacono (Duke University)
"TBA"

Wednesday, March 28 (TBD): 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Peter Arcidiacono (Duke University)
"TBA"

Wednesday, April 11: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Dan Silverman (University of Michigan)
"TBA"