Secondary event type: Departmental Seminar
Panel Discussion: Departmental Seminar | March 1 | 4-6 p.m. | 2521 Channing Way (Inst. for Res. on Labor & Employment)
Jennie Brand, UCLA
The discussion will be moderated by Danny Yagan of the UC Berkeley Economics Department and Sandra Smith of IRLE. You must register to attend. Click on title above to register.
Seminar: Departmental Seminar | March 14 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
Lars Peter Hansen, University of Chicago
Climate science documents uncertainty induced by different emission scenarios, alternative models, and ambiguous physical interactions. Moreover, for some purposes, it constructs tractable approximations to initially complex models. To engage in credible policy analysis requires that we acknowledge and confront the limits to our understanding of dynamic mechanisms by which human inputs impact the... More >
Seminar: Departmental Seminar | April 4 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
Leah Platt Boustan, Princeton University
Seminar 291, Departmental Seminar: "Subsidizing Health Insurance for Low-Income Adults: What Does It Do and What Does That Mean?"
Seminar: Departmental Seminar | April 18 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
Amy Finkelstein, MIT
joint with IO and PF seminars.
The talk will draw on several papers.
Specifically, the talk will briefly discuss the results of hte oregon experiment (summarized here) and then consider welfare analysis of the results based on two papers:
Finkelstein, Hendren, Luttmer "The Value of... More >
Departmental Seminar: Poor Little Rich Kids? The Determinants of the Intergenerational Transmission of Wealth
Seminar: Departmental Seminar | April 27 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
Field(s): labor, education
Seminar: Departmental Seminar | May 1 | 2:10-3:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
Jean Tirole, TSE
Note change in time