Seminars and Workshops

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The Economics Department is pleased to announce our upcoming seminars. There are three distinct tracks: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, and Econometrics. We also occasionally hold department-wide seminars.

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The Economics Department is pleased to announce our upcoming econometrics seminars. Unless specifically stated otherwise, all econometrics seminars are held on Tuesdays from 4:00 pm-5:30 pm in the Rich 211.

Fall 2018

Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Marc Henry
Pennsylvania State University
Topic: "Sharp Bounds and Testability of a Roy Model of Stem Major Choices"

Location: Rich 211
Host: Ruixuan Liu

Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Tong Li
Vanderbilt University
Topic: "A Partial Identification Subnetwork Approach to Discrete Games in Large Networks: An Application to Quantifying Peer Effects"

Location: Rich 211
Host: Zhongjian Lin

Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm - CANCELLED

Tim Christensen
New York University
Topic: "Counterfactual Sensitivity and Robustness"

Location: Rich 211
Host: Essie Maasoumi

Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Ivan Canay
Northwestern University
Topic: "Testing Continuity of a Density via g-Order Statistics in the Regression Discontinuity Design"

Location: Rich 211
Host: Ruixuan Liu

Spring 2019

Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Peter Arcidiacono
Duke University
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: Zhongjian Lin

Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Ivan Fernandez-Val
Boston University
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: Essie Maasoumi

Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Keisuke Hirano
Pennsylvania State University
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: David Jacho-Chavez

Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Liang Peng
Georgia State University
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: David Jacho-Chavez

The Economics Department is pleased to announce our upcoming macroeconomics seminars. Please note that times and locations vary.

For a listing of the Atlanta Federal Reserve Seminars, please visit this page. For driving directions to the Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank, click here.

Fall 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018, 11:30 am-1:00 pm*

Fabrizio Perri
Federal Reserve Bank, Minneapolis
Topic: "Unequal Growth"

Location: Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank

*Joint seminar with the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Thursday, October 18, 2018, 11:30 am-1:00 pm - CANCELLED

Andy Abel
University of Pennsylvania
Topic: TBD

Location: Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank
Host: Anastasios Karantounias

Spring 2019

Thursday, February 7, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm*

Stijn van Niewerburgh
New York University
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: John Kim

*Joint seminar with the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Thursday, February 14, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Nobi Kiyotaki
Princeton University
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: Kaiji Chen

Thursday, February 21, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm*

Harrison Hong
Columbia University
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: John Kim

*Joint seminar with the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Thursday, April 4, 2019, 11:00 am-1:00 pm*

Daniela Puzzello
Indiana University
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA

*Joint seminar with the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Zhiguo He
University of Chicago
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: Kaiji Chen

The Economics Department is pleased to announce our upcoming microeconomics seminars. Unless specifically stated otherwise, all microeconomics seminars are held on Tuesdays from 1:00 pm-2:30 pm in Rich 108.

Fall 2018

Wednesday, September 19, 2018, 1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Liran Einav
Stanford University
Topic: "Long-term Care Hospitals: A Case Study in Waste"

Location: Callaway S319
Host: Ian McCarthy

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Seth Richards-Shubik
Lehigh University
Topic: "Measuring Quality Effects in Equilibrium"

Location: Rich 108
Host: Ian McCarthy

 

Fall 2018

Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Diego Garcia
University of Colorado, Boulder
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: John Kim

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Lakshmi Iyer
Notre Dame University
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: Stephen O'Connell

Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 1:00 pm-2:30 pm

R. Preston McAfee
Charles River Associates
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: Maria Arbatskaya

Thursday, April 4, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Ryan Brown
University of Colorado, Denver
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: Stephen O'Connell

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Craig Garthwaite
Northwestern University
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: Ian McCarthy

Occasionally, the Economics Department hosts a seminar that is of interest to scholars across disciplines. All are invited to attend.

Fall 2018

Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Stéphane Bonhomme
University of Chicago
Topic: "Minimizing Sensitivity to Model Misspecification"

Location: Rich 211
Host: Essie Maasoumi

Friday, October 12, 2018, 1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Peter Robinson
London School of Economics
Topic: "Adaptive Inference on Pure Spatial Models"

Location: Rich 108
Host: Essie Maasoumi

Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm*

Aureo de Paula
University College London
Topic: "Recovering Social Networks from Panel Data: Identifications, Simulations, and an Application"

Location: Rich 211
Host: Zhongjian Lin

*Hightower Lecture

Spring 2019

Thursday, March 7, 2019, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Hashem Pesaran
University of Southern California, Dornsife
Topic: TBA

Location: TBA
Host: Essie Maasoumi

The Economics Department is pleased to announce our upcoming department Lunch and Learns. These seminars give Economics faculty and graduate students the opportunity to learn more about their colleagues' latest research.

All Lunch and Learn seminars are from 12:00 pm-1:00 pm in Rich 329A (Economics Dept. Library) unless otherwise indicated. If you are interested in attending a session, you must RSVP to mpbrown@emory.edu by the Tuesday of the week of the seminar.

Fall 2018

Friday, September 28, 2018

Shomu Banerjee
Microeconomics

Friday, October 5, 2018

Aliaksandr (Sasha) Zaretski
Macroeconomics

Friday, October 19, 2018

Mi Luo
Macroeconomics

Monday, October 29, 2018

Ian McCarthy
Microeconomics

Friday, November 2, 2018

Zhongjian Lin
Econometrics

Monday, November 5, 2018

John Kim
Finance

Monday, December 3, 2018

Nels Lind
Macroeconomics