Events for the Next Week

Saturday, September 20

Conference on Antitrust Economics and Competition Policy
Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth / Center for the Study of Industrial Organization's  Seventh Annual Conference on Antitrust Economics and Competition Policy.  Day 2 of 2
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Wieboldt Hall North Entrance 147
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Monday, September 22

Political Economy Seminar Series
Raymond Fisman (Columbia University): "Title TBA"
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 561

Orientation for Second Year Economics Graduate Students
Information on degree goals in years 2 and 3, and presentations on each field of study
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3245

Tuesday, September 23

Strategy Brown Bag Lunch Seminar
Pinghan Liang (Southwestern University of Finance and Economics): "Information, Control, and Government Oversizing: Unintended Consequences of Checks and Balances in a One-party System"
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 619

Finance Bag Lunch Seminar
Kevin Roshak (Northwestern University): "Can Looser Accounting Standards Alleviate Short-termism? Evidence from Mortgage Restructurings after the JOBS Act"
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 4214

Workshop in Econometrics
Dennis Kristensen (University College London): "CCP and the Estimation of Nonseparable Dynamic Discrete Choices"
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3245

Wednesday, September 24

Economics 501: Graduate Student Seminar
Bela Szabadi (Northwestern University): "Stability of Time-Sharing Arrangements in Two-Sided Markets"
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3245

Finance Seminar
Andres Liberman (New York University): "Trade Credit and Organizational Form: Evidence from the Regulation of Buyer-Supplier Contracts"
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center G45

Strategy Seminar
Eric Budish (University of Chicago): "The High-Frequency Trading Arms Race: Frequent Batch Auctions as a Market Design Response"
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 619
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Joint CET-Math Center Economic Theory Workshop
David Dillenberger  (University of Pennsylvania): "Cautious Expected Utility and the Certainty Effect"
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3245
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Thursday, September 25

Macroeconomics Lunch Seminar
Christopher Li (Northwestern University): "Title TBA"
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3245

Joint CET-Math Center Economic Theory Bag Lunch
Marciano Siniscalchi (Northwestern University): "Sequential Preferences and Sequential Rationality"
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center G42

Workshop in Applied Microeconomics
Seth Zimmerman (University of Chicago):"Making Top Managers: The Role of Elite Universities and Elite Peers"
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3245

Monday, September 29

Economics 501: Graduate Student Seminar
Yuta Toyama (Northwestern University): "Title TBA"
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3245

Workshop in Macroeconomics
Ufuk Akcigit (University of Pennsylvania): "Title TBA"
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3245

Political Economy Seminar Series
 Stefano DellaVigna (University of California, Berkeley): "Title TBA"
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 561

Economics Senior Recruiting Seminar
Richard Hornbeck (Harvard University): "Title TBA"
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3245

Law and Economics Colloquium
Yehonatan Givati (Hebrew University): "The Right to Counsel: Benefits and Costs"
4:00 PM - 5:45 PM, Arthur Rubloff Building 339

Tuesday, September 30

Strategy Brown Bag Lunch Seminar
Andrew Butters (Northwestern University): "Demand Volatility, Temporal Aggregation, and Productivity"
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 619

Finance Bag Lunch Seminar
Vidya Kamate (Northwestern University): "Title TBA"
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 4214

Workshop in Econometrics
Chuan Goh (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee): "Estimation of Semiparametric Single-Index Models with Covariates Having Unbounded Support"
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3245

Orientation for Economics Graduate Students on the Job Market
Discussion of procedures for graduate students entering the job market
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Donald P. Jacobs Center 3204

Announcements

Dale Mortensen

2014-15 Class Schedules

Pre-registration Reintroduced

 

Weekly Events Listing
Compiled By:

Chales Nash
charles-nash@northwestern.edu
phone: 847-491-5140

This is an automated listing of events for the coming 10 days. Events for the following week are checked and confirmed on the preceding Friday afternoon.

 

Events

Conference on Antitrust Economics and Competition Policy
September 20, 20148:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Orientation for Second Year Economics Graduate Students
September 22, 201412:30 PM - 3:00 PM

September 12, 2014