Seminar: Microeconomic Theory | November 12 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 639 Evans Hall
Seminar: Risk Management | November 13 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 1011 Evans Hall
Speakers: Chi Zhang, Kamyar Kaviani, Nikita Vemuri, and Simon Walter, UC Berkeley
As an alternative to traditional loans, young people could issue securities that pay dividends that depend on their future financial success in life. This type of a personal IPO is especially desirable for young people, who for example may need money for a college education, because it allows them to shift the risk of repayment to investors who bet on their future success, unlike in a traditional... More >
Presentation: Macroeconomics: International Trade & Finance | November 13 | 12-1 p.m. | 639 Evans Hall
This workshop consists of one-hour informal presentations on topics related to macroeconomics and international finance, broadly defined. The presenters are UC Berkeley PhD students, faculty, and visitors.
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Development Lunch: "The effect of information on bargaining, corruption and trade: evidence from traders in Kenya and Uganda" and "Reference Points and Entrepreneurship: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Aspirations and Business"
Seminar: Development Lunch | November 13 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
Eleanor Wiseman, Berkeley ARE; Julia Seither, Berkeley ARE
Seminar 237/281: Macro/International Seminar - "The Aggregate and Distributional Effects of Urban Transit Infrastructure: Evidence from Bogotás TransMilenio"
Seminar: International Trade & Finance | November 13 | 2-4 p.m. | 597 Evans Hall
Seminar 218, Psychology and Economics: Job Seekers' Perceptions and Employment Prospects: Heterogeneity, Duration Dependence and Bias
Seminar: Psychology and Economics | November 13 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
Johannes Spinnewijn, LSE
Oliver E. Williamson Seminar: "Communication Frictions and Knowledge Transfers: Evidence from Myanmar's FDI"
Seminar | November 15 | 12-1:30 p.m. | C330 Haas School of Business
Amit Khandelwal, Columbia GSB
The Oliver E. Williamson Seminar on Institutional Analysis, named after our esteemed colleague who founded the seminar, features current research by faculty, from UCB and elsewhere, and by advanced doctoral students. The research investigates governance, and its links with economic and political forces. Markets, hierarchies, hybrids, and the supporting institutions of law and politics all come... More >
Seminar 251, Labor Seminar: "On Worker and Firm Heterogeneity in Wages and Employment Mobility: Evidence from Danish Data"
Seminar: Labor Economics | November 15 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
with Rasmus Lentz and Jean-Marc Robin
Labor Lunch: "Punishing Potential Mothers? Evidence for Statistical Employer Discrimination From a Natural Experiment"
Seminar: Labor Lunch Seminar | November 16 | 12-1 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
You are welcome to bring your lunch ~ food will not be provided