Fall 2016

Date Speaker Title Time & Place
August 26, 2016Ignacio Esponda
Washington University in St. Louis
Hypothetical thinking:Revisiting classic anomalies in the laboratory4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
September 2, 2016Mamoru Kaneko
Waseda University
Expected Utility Theory with Bounded Probability Nets4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
September 9, 2016Melinda Morrill
North Carolina State University
Special Education Financing and ADHD Medications: A Bitter Pill to Swallow4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
September 16, 2016Cary Deck
University of Arkansas
Arousal and Economic Decision Making4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
September 19, 2016Francis Bloch
Université Paris 1 and the Paris School of Economics
Dynamic Allocation of Objects to Queuing Agents4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
September 26, 2016Gary Hoover
University of Oklahoma
Plagiarism in the Social Sciences4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
September 30, 2016Wojciech Olszewski
Northwestern University
Self-esteem preferences and imaginary effects in information processing4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
October 7, 2016Sandip Sukhtankar
University of Virginia
General Equilibrium Effects of (Improving) Public Employment Programs: Experimental Evidence from India 4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
October 12, 2016Dean Karlan
Yale University
The Impact of Protestant Evangelism on Religious, Psychosocial, and Economic Outcomes: A Randomized Experiment in the Philippines4:00 PM
Holden Auditorium
October 21, 2016Nishith Prakash
University of Connecticut
Do Criminally Accused Politicians Affect Economic Outcomes? Evidence from India4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
October 28, 2016Daniel Bennett
University of Southern California
The Marriage Market for Lemons: HIV Testing and Marriage in Rural Malawi4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
October 31, 2016Mark Anderson
Montana State University
The Effect of Occupational Licensing on Consumer Welfare: Early Midwifery Laws and Maternal Mortality4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
November 4, 2016Rachel Heath
University of Washington
Intrahousehold Bargaining, Female Autonomy, and Labor Supply: Theory and Evidence from India4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
December 2, 2016Simone Schaner
Dartmouth College
On Her Account: Can Strengthening Women’s Financial Control Boost Female Labor Supply?4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003

Spring 2017

Date Speaker Title Time & Place
January 13, 2017Job Candidate
Job Candidate Presentation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
January 18, 2017Job Candidate
Job Candidate Presentation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
January 20, 2017Job Candidate
Job Candidate Presentation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
January 23, 2017Job Candidate
Job Candidate Presentation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
January 25, 2017Job Candidate
Job Candidate Presentation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
January 27, 2017Job Candidate
Job Candidate Presentation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
January 30, 2017Job Candidate
Job Candidate Presentation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 8, 2017Anita Walz
Citation/Reference Managers4:00 PM
Newman Library Classroom 207A
February 10, 2017Job Candidate
Job Candidate Presentation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 24, 2017Dirk Bergemann
Yale University
Information Design: A Unified Perspective4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 27, 2017Philipp Sadowski
Duke University
"Inertial Behavior and Generalized Partition"4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
March 17, 2017Gerelt Tserenjigmid
Virginia Tech
The Imbalanced Luce Model4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
March 24, 2017Tin Cheuk (Tommy) Leung
Wake Forest University
Property Rights and Neighborhood Externalities: Evidence from Short-Term Rental Regulation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
March 31, 2017Agnieska Tymula
University of Sydney
Expected Subjective Value Theory (ESVT): A Representation of Decision Under Risk and Certainty (preliminary)4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 3, 2017Arno Riedl
Maastricht University
The Spillover Effect of Institutions on Cooperative Behavior, Preferences, and Beliefs4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 7, 2017André Kurmann
Drexel University
Downward Wage Rigidity in the United States: New Evidence from Worker‐Firm Linked Data4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 10, 2017Nicolas Carayol
Bordeaux/Stanford
How do inventor networks affect urban invention?4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 14, 2017Russell Wong
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Lending Relationships, Banking Crises, and Optimal Monetary Policy4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 17, 2017Diganta Mukherjee
Indian Statistical Institute
Analysing Attribute Based Multigraphs and Graph Prediction4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 21, 2017Stéphan Sémirat
Université Grenoble Alpes
The left task of the right job4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 28, 2017Geoffroy de Clippel
Brown University
The Silent Treatment4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003

Fall 2015

Date Speaker Title Time & Place
August 31, 2015Marcos Agurto-Adrianzen
Virginia Tech/Universidad de Piura
Estimating the Short Term Impacts of a Fruit Fly Eradication Program in Peru: A Geographical Regression Discontinuity Approach4:00 PM
Pamplin 1001
September 4, 2015Georgia Kosmopoulou
University of Oklahoma/NSF
Strategic Bidding and Contract Renegotiation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1002
September 18, 2015William S. Neilson
University of Tennessee
The Probability Premium and Other Approaches to Higher-degree Comparative Risk Aversion4:00 PM
Pamplin 1002
September 21, 2015Navin Kartik
Columbia University
Informative Cheap talk in Elections4:00 PM
Pamplin 1001
September 25, 2015Suqin Ge
Virginia Tech
Population Policies, Demographic Structural Changes, and the Chinese Household Saving Puzzle4:00 PM
Pamplin 1002
October 2, 2015Shaowen Luo
Columbia University
Propagation of Financial Shocks in an Input-Output Economy with Trade and Financial Linkages of Firms4:00 PM
Norris 209
October 5, 2015Karim Chalak
University of Virginia
Identification of Average Effects under Magnitudee and Sign Restrictions on Confounding4:00 PM
Pamplin 1001
October 9, 2015Kondrad Grabiszewski
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
On the Rejectability of the Subjective Expected Utility Theory4:00 PM
Pamplin 1002
October 13, 2015Adam Dominiak
Virginia Tech
Ellsberg Meets Nash: The Ellsberg Task as a Game4:00 PM
Pamplin 1002
October 16, 2015Alec Smith
Virginia Tech
Frustration and Anger in Games4:00 PM
Pamplin 1001
October 23, 2015Fang Yang
Louisiana State University
Housing over time and over the life cycle: A structural estimation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1002
October 30, 2015Louis-Philippe Beland
Louisiana State University
The Impact of Party Affliation of U.S. Governors on Immigrants' Labor-Market Outcomes4:00 PM
Pamplin 1002
November 9, 2015Lirong Xia
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Allocating Indivisible Items in Categorized Domains4:00 PM
Pamplin 1001
December 4, 2015Xi Chen
Virginia Tech
TBA4:15 PM
Pamplin 1002
December 7, 2015Mohammed Mostafavi
Virginia Tech
TBA4:00 PM
Pamplin 1001

Spring 2016

Date Speaker Title Time & Place
January 25, 2016Victor Aguiar
Brown University
Slutsky Matrix Norms: The Size, Classification, and Comparative Statics of Bounded Rationality
Pamplin 1003
January 27, 2016Pei Cheng Yu
University of Minnesota
Optimal Taxation with Time-Inconsistent Agents
Pamplin 1003
January 29, 2016Gerelt Tserenjigmid
California Institute of Technology
History-Dependent Risk Aversion and the Reinforcement Effect4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 1, 2016Jorge Vasquez
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Crime and Vigilance4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 12, 2016Hans Haller
Virginia Tech
Network Vulnerability: A Designer-Disruptor Game4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 19, 2016Christian Trudeau
University of Windsor
On the set of extreme core allocations for minimal cost spanning tree problems4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 26, 2016Thayer Morrill
North Carolina State University
What You Don't Know Can Help You in School Assignment4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 29, 2016Gizem Korkmaz
Virginia Tech
Action and Common Knowledge: A Facebook Model4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
March 18, 2016Charles Holt
University of Virginia
An Experimental Examination of the Volunteer's Dilemma4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
March 21, 2016Daniel Houser
George Mason University
Temptation and Commitment in the Laboratory4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
March 25, 2016Benjamin Golub
Harvard University
"Expectations, Networks, and Conventions" (abstract)4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 1, 2016Sheetal Sekhri
University of Virginia
Agricultural Trade and Depletion of Groundwater4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 15, 2016Erkut Ozbay
University of Maryland/NSF
"Preference for the Size of Ambiguous Jar" (abstract)4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 20, 2016Nic Tideman
Virginia Tech
The Case for a Fiscal Component of Monetary Policy4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 22, 2016Kalyan Chatterjee
Pennsylvania State University
Bilateral trading and incomplete information: The Coase conjecture in a small market4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 29, 2016C. Monica Capra
Claremont Graduate University
"How did it get so late so soon? The effect of time distortions on discounting" (abstract)4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
May 2, 2016Niloy Bose
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Explaining the Effect of Financial Development on the Quality of Property Rights4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
May 6, 2016Bhaskar Dutta
University of Warwick
The formation of partnerships in social networks4:00 pm
Pamplin 1003

Fall 2014

Date Speaker Title Time & Place
September 12, 2014Hans Haller
Virginia Tech
Networks as Public Infrastructure: Externalities, Efficiency, and Implementation4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
September 17, 2014Richard Ashley
Brown Bag Seminar
Credible Granger-Causality Inference with Modest Sample Lengths: A Cross-Sample Validation Approach4:00 PM
Pamplin 1010
September 26, 2014Min Suk Lee
Virginia Tech
TBA4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
October 3, 2014Fabio Maccheroni
Bocconi University
A New Look at Local Expected Utility4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
October 8, 2014Sara Taghvatalab
Brown Bag Seminar
Rural electrification and female empowerment in Iran: decline in fertility and rise of literacy4:00 PM
Pamplin 1010
October 20, 2014Dan Simundza
Brown Bag Seminar
Creampuffs - Why do Elite College Football Programs Schedule Games Against Inferior Opponents?4:00 PM
Pamplin 1010
October 24, 2014Xiaojin \'Aaron\' Sun
Virginia Tech
New and Old Housing Markets, Term Structure and the Macroeconomy4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
October 31, 2014Joao Macieira
Virginia Tech
Unobserved Worker Quality and Inter-Industry Wage Differentials4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
November 7, 2014Sergey Mityakov
Clemson University
Offshoring, Tax Evasion, and Bank Performance: Evidence from Moscow Administrative Data4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
November 14, 2014Andrea Moro
Vanderbilt University
Do Female Executives Make a Difference? The Impact of Female Leadership on Gender Gap and Firm Performance4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
December 5, 2014Sandeep Mazumder
Wake Forest University
A Phillips Curve with Anchored Expectations and Short-Term Unemployment4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
December 15, 2014Alexander Vostroknutov
Maastricht University
Merit and Justice: An Experimental Analysis of Attitude to Inequality - Paper One4:00 PM
Norris 209
December 15, 2014Alexander Vostroknutov
Maastricht University
Merit and Justice: An Experimental Analysis of Attitude to Inequality - Paper Two4:00 PM
Norris 209

Spring 2015

Date Speaker Title Time & Place
January 21, 2015Lusha Zhu
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Damage to Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex Affects Tradeoffs Between Honesty and Self-Interest4:00 PM
Norris 209 & Pamplin 1003
January 26, 2015Daniel Burghart
University of Zurich
A "Risky" Perspective on Uncertainty: Using Lower Envelope Lotteries To Examine Ambiguity Attitudes4:00 PM
Cowgill 202 & Pamplin 1003
January 30, 2015Alec Smith
University of Arizona
Dynamic unstructured bargaining with private information and deadlines: theory and experiment4:00 PM
Pamplin 1028 & 1003
February 2, 2015Shaowen Luo
Columbia University
Skewness and Inflation: Evidence on Sticky Price Models4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 6, 2015Thomas Youle
Dartmouth College
How Much Did Manipulation Distort the Libor?4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 13, 2015Eric Olson
West Virginia University
An Evaluation of ECB Policy in The Euro's Big Four4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 16, 2015Paul Wilson
Clemson University
Testing Hypotheses in Nonparametric Models of Production4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 16, 2015Paul Wilson
Clemson University
Assessing the Effect of High Performance Computing Capabilities on Academic Research Output4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 23, 2015Sudipta Sarangi
National Science Foundation & Louisiana State University
Mutual Insurance Networks and Unequal Resource Sharing in Communities4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
February 27, 2015Todd Cherry
Appalachian State University
Policy Aversion and Worldviews4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
March 20, 2015Tayfun Sönmez
Boston College
Lung Exchange4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
March 27, 2015Burkhard Schipper
University of California, Davis
Strategic Teaching and Learning in Games4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 3, 2015Adam Nowak
West Virginia University
Strip Clubs and Property Values4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 17, 2015Belton Fleisher
Ohio State University
Intangible Knowledge Capital and Innovation in China4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 27, 2015Shyam Ranganathan
Uppsala University
A Bayesian dynamical systems methodology for modeling complex systems in the social sciences4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
April 27, 2015Shyam Ranganathan
Uppsala University
Paper 24:00 PM
Pamplin 1003
May 1, 2015Tilman Börgers
University of Michigan
A Reformulation of the Axiomatic Foundations4:00 PM
Pamplin 1003