Western University EconomicsWestern Social Science

Conference on Firm-Level Productivity

May 19, 2014

Sponsored by CIBC Centre for Human Capital and Productivity
Delta London Armouries

9:00-9:30Welcome and Introduction
9:30-10:30 Amil Petrin, University of Minnesota
"Are We Undercounting Reallocation's Contribution to Growth?"
(with Mitsukuni Nishida and T. Kirk White)
10:30-10:45Break
10:45-11:45

Ulrich Doraszelski, University of Pennsylvania
"Measuring the Bias of Technological Change"
(joint with Jordi Jaumandreu)

11:45-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:30 Andrey Stoyanov, York University
"The Distribution of the Gains from Spillovers Through Worker Mobility Between Workers and Firms"
(with Nikolay Zubanov)
2:30-2:45 Break
2:45-3:45 Paul Grieco, Penn State University
"Productivity and Quality in Health Care: Evidence from the Dialysis Industry"
(with Ryan C. McDevitt)
3:45-4:00 Break
4:00-5:00 Hiro Kasahara, University of British Columbia
"Idetification and Estimation of Production Function with Unobserved Heterogeneity"
(with Michio Suzuki)
5:15-6:45 Drinks
7:00 Dinner at Kantina (349 Talbot Street - 519-672-5862)

List of Participants

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