Applied Economics/Econometrics

Workshop Schedule 2018-2019

Program Director:

Nirav Mehta / David Rivers

First Term 

Wednesday, May 2: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Martin Luccioni (Western)
"Group or Individual Teacher Bonus? : An Estimation of Potential Gains" 

Monday, May 7: 12:00-1:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Nirav Mehta (Western)
"Optimal Contracting with Altruistic Agents: A Structural Model of Medicare Reimbursements for Dialysis Drugs” 
Labour Lunch  

Thursday, May 10: 11:30-1:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Phuong Vu (Western)
"Transition from Landing to Work: The Impacts of Social Networks on Canadian Immigrants"  

Monday, May 14: 3:30-5:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Fred Liu (Western)
"Realized Tail Risk and Equity Returns"

Friday, May 18: 11:30-1:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Shannon Potter (Western)

Wednesday, May 30: 12:00-1:00 p.m., 4161 SSC

Chunbing Xing (Beijing Normal University)
"Son Preference and Human Capital Investment Among China's Rural-Urban Migrant Households” 
Labour Lunch  

Second Term