Department

Event Archives


Department seminars are from ​3:30 - 4:45pm, in North Hall 2111.
 A reception with light refreshments follows the talk.

All job market talks are from 3:30 - 5:00pm, in North Hall 2111.

Next upcoming event highlighted in green.

DATE SPEAKER AFFILIATION TITLE HOST
25-Sept  Johannes Abeler University of Oxford
 Ratchet Effects Gary Charness
27-Sept  Alberto Salvo  National University of Singapore  Local Pollution Drives Global Pollution: Emissions Feedback Via Residential Electricity Usage Olivier Deschenes
29-Sept Liliana Varela University of Warwick Exchange Rate Exposure and Firm Dynamics Javier Birchenall  
2-Oct  Shiran Rachmilevitch University of Haifa  Bargaining with Periodic Participation Costs Cheng-Zhong Qin
4-Oct Andrew Lo
** 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
MIT Sloan School of Management Adaptive Markets: Financial Evolution at the Speed of Thought SAGE Center
4-Oct  Taylor Jaworski  University of Colorado  National Policy for Regional Development: Evidence from Appalachian Highways Ryan Oprea
11-Oct  Job Market- Ben Griffy  UC Santa Barbara ​Borrowing Constraints, Search, and Life-Cycle Inequality Emanuel Vespa
16-Oct Job Market- Matthew Wibbenmeyer  UC Santa Barbara  Burning Down the House: Wildfire and the Benefits of Natural Disaster Mitigation Emanuel Vespa
18-Oct  Job Market- Christine Braun  UC Santa Barbara  Crime and the Minimum Wage Emanuel Vespa
 19-Oct Stefano DellaVigna

** 3:30 - 5:00 PM in the Loma Pelona Center
UC Berkeley Fifth Annual Babcock Memorial Undergraduate Lecture: What Motivates Effort? Evidence and Expert Forecasts Heather Royer
23-Oct Job Market- Zheng Wang UC Santa Barbara  Controlling Shareholders' Expropriation and the Sensitivity of Investment to Cash Flow Emanuel Vespa 
25-Oct  Bruno Ferman  Sao Paulo School of Economics  Revisiting the Synthetic Control Estimator Clement de Chaisemartin
3-Nov Job Market- Huy Nguyen UC Santa Barbara A Theory of Pretense in Public Goods Provision Emanuel Vespa
6-Nov  Brendan Beare  UC San Diego  Tail Behavior of Geometrically Stopped Random Growth Processes and Wealth Distributions  Clement de Chaisemartin and Doug Steigerwald
8-Nov  Eduardo Zambrano  California Polytechnic University San Luis Obispo  Liberal-Libertarian Optimal Tax Policy Ted Bergstrom
8-Nov Ron Dye

** 5:30 PM in IHC McCune room
Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University Accounting Irregularities: What's Odd About Bean Counting? Finn Kydland 
9-Nov Ron Dye Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University Equilibrium Voluntary Disclosure, Asset Pricing, and Information Transfers Finn Kydland
9-Nov  David Kelly

** 12:00 PM in NH 2111
Miami University  Markets vs. Mechanisms Peter Rupert
13-Nov Natalia Kovrijnykh Arizona State University Building Credit Histories with Heterogeneously-Informed Lenders Ryan Oprea 
14-Nov Juan M. Sanchez  Federal Reserve - St. Louis Financing Ventures  Ryan Oprea
15-Nov David Price Princeton The Long-Term Effects of Cash Assistance Ryan Oprea
16-Nov Youssef Benzarti UC Los Angeles What Goes Up May Not Come Down:
Asymmetric Incidence of Value-Added Taxes
Ryan Oprea
17-Nov Alisa Tazhitdinova McMaster University Income Shifting and the Cost of Incorporation Ryan Oprea
27-Nov  Isabel Trevino  UC San Diego    Ryan Oprea
30-Nov Job Market- Andrew Ayres UC Santa Barbara The Economic Value of Secure Water: Landowner Returns to Defining Groundwater Property Rights  Emanuel Vespa 
1-Dec Job Market- Renato Molina UC Santa Barbara  Why Natural Disasters Are a Disaster for Common Property Resources Emanuel Vespa
4-Dec  Ayse Imrohoroglu  USC  Household Saving, Financial Constraints and the Current Account Surplus Peter Rupert
6-Dec  Fiona Burlig  University of Chicago  Inefficiencies and Externalities in the Indian Electricity Market Dick Startz
11-Dec  Christopher Stanton Harvard Business School 
Peter Kuhn
10-Jan Simon Jager MIT    Heather Royer
 12-Feb Jesse Shapiro Brown University   Kyle Meng and Sevgi Yuksel
21-Feb  Yoosoon Chang  Indiana University    Doug Steigerwald and Clement de Chaisemartin
26-Feb  Jeffrey Clemens  UC San Diego    Kyle Meng
28-Feb  Alwyn Young  London School of Economics    Doug Steigerwald and Clement de Chaisemartin
5-Mar  Guido Imbens  Stanford School of Business   Doug Steigerwald and Clement de Chaisemartin
7-Mar S Anukriti Boston College   Shelly Lundberg
12-Mar  Dave Donaldson  Stanford Center for International Development   Kyle Meng
14-Mar  Gabriele Camara  Chapman University   Rod Garratt
2-Apr  Muriel Niederle  Stanford University   Emanuel Vespa
4-Apr  Sarah Miller University of Michigan   Heather Royer
11-Apr  George Bulman  UC Santa Cruz   Peter Kuhn
16-Apr  Erkut Ozbay  University of Maryland   Sevgi Yuksel
18-Apr  Guatam Rao  Harvard University   Peter Kuhn
23-Apr Marcelo Moreira Fundação Getulio Vargas   Heather Royer 
9-May  Sandro Ambuehl  University of Toronto   Emanuel Vespa
16-May  Ebonya Washington  Yale University   Shelly Lundberg
04-​June  David Lagakos  UC San Diego   Kyle Meng