<< Week of November 20 >>

Monday, November 19, 2018

PF Lunch Seminar:

Seminar: Public Finance | November 19 | 12-2 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Raphael Lardeux, CRED Paris; Dario Tortarolo, UCB

 Robert D. Burch Center for Tax Policy and Public Finance

Raphael Lardeux - "Income Tax Misperception: Bunching where Tax Liabilities (may) start"

Dario Tortarolo - "Means-tested Transfers and Rent Sharing: Identification from a Change in the Remittance System"


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Seminar 211, Economic History: Are Bigger Banks Better? Firm-Level Evidence from Germany: Joint with Macroeconomics (237)

Seminar: Economic History: Macroeconomics | November 19 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 597 Evans Hall

 Kilian Huber, University of Chicago

 Department of Economics

Seminar 208, Microeconomic Theory: CANCELLED

Seminar: Microeconomic Theory | November 19 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 639 Evans Hall

 Philipp Sadowski, Duke

 Department of Economics

* Co-Authored with Todd Sarver

Seminar 271, Development: "Scaling Up Agricultural Policy Interventions"

Seminar: Development and Planning | November 19 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Ben Faber, UC Berkeley

 Department of Economics

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Development Lunch: "Industrial Policy at Work: Direct and Downstream Effects of an Income Tax Break for Workers in IT" and "Gone with the Predation: The Political Costs of Government Expropriation"

Seminar: Development Lunch | November 20 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Isabela Manelici, Berkeley Economics; Wenbiao Sha, Berkeley Economics

 Department of Economics

Seminar 218, Psychology and Economics: An Empirical Study on Paternalistic Decision Making

Seminar: Psychology and Economics | November 20 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

 Sandro Ambuehl, University of Toronto

 Department of Economics

Seminar 237, A Unified Model of International Business Cycles and Trade

Seminar: Macroeconomics | November 20 | 2:10-3:30 p.m. | 597 Evans Hall

 Saroj Bhattarai, University of Texas at Austin

 Department of Economics

We present a general, competitive open economy business cycles model with capital accumulation, trade in intermediate goods, production externalities in the intermediate and final goods sectors, and iceberg trade costs. Our main theoretical result shows that under appropriate parameter restrictions this model is isomorphic in terms
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Thursday, November 22, 2018

Seminar 251, Labor Seminar: No seminar

Seminar: Labor Economics | November 22 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall | Canceled

 Center for Labor Economics

Friday, November 23, 2018

Labor Lunch: No seminar

Seminar: Labor Lunch Seminar | November 23 | 12-1 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall | Canceled

 Center for Labor Economics