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)

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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