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Seminars

The following information is for Department of Economics seminars. Department seminars are generally held in the Economics Conference Room, SSH 1113.The department has regular seminar series in Applied Microeconomics, Microeconomics Theory, Macroeconomics / International Economics and Econometrics and seminar series that meet in selected quarters in Economic History and Economy, Justice and Society. In addition the department has brownbag workshops including Macroeconomics and Microeconomics. Other economics-related seminars on the U.C.-Davis campus are sponsored by Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Institute of Governmental Affairs, and the Agricultural History Center.

Econometrics

Meets Monday 3:40 pm - 5:00 pm
Hashem Pesaran (USC) Apr 29, 2019 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"Detection of Units with Pervasive Effects in Large Panel Data Models"
Yulong Wang (Syracuse) May 06, 2019 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"Robust Asymptotic Inference about Conditional Tail Properties: A Panel Data Approach"
Simon Reese (USC) May 20, 2019 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
“The Incidental Parameters Problem in Testing for Remaining Cross-section Correlation”

Theory

Meets Tuesday 4:10 pm - 5:30 pm
Andres Perea (University of Maastricht, The Netherlands) Apr 30, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Common belief in rationality in games with unawareness"

Economic History

Meets Tuesday 4:10 pm - 5:30 pm
Joe Price (Bringham Young University) Apr 30, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Combining Family History and Machine Learning to Link Historical Records"
Marianne Wanamaker (The University of Tennessee, Knoxville) May 07, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
Xenia Tsoukli (University of Southern Denmark) May 14, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities ,
“A Micro Study of the Role of Energy for Economic Development in Denmark“
Leticia Arroyo Abad (City University of New York - Queens College) Jun 04, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,

Environment and Energy

Meets Wednesday 4:10 - 5:30 p.m.

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Industrial Organization

Meets Wednesday 4:10pm – 5:30pm
Joel Waldfogel (Carlson School of Management at University of Minnesota) May 15, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"Platform power and (possible) bias at Spotify."
Sarah Moshary (University of Chicago Booth School of Business) May 17, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"Deregulation through Direct Democracy: Lessons from Liquor Markets"
Limin Fang (Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia) Jun 05, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,

Macroeconomics/International Economics

Meets Wednesday 4:10 pm - 5:30 pm
Andrea Eisfeldt (UCLA) May 01, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Human Capitalists"
Roberto Robatto (University of Wisconsin-Madison) May 08, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"The optimality of central bank interventions and liquidity requirements during banking crises"
Julian Kozlowski (St Louis Fed) May 15, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Long-Term Finance and Investment with Frictional Asset Markets"
Anastasios (Tasos) Karantounias (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta) May 22, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Greed versus Fear: Optimal Time-Consistent Taxation with Default"
Meredith Startz (Stanford University) May 29, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,

Public Finance - Labor Economics

Meets Thursday 3:40 pm - 5:00 pm
Matthew Gibson (Williams) Apr 25, 2019 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Employer market power in Silicon Valley"
Joe Price (Bringham Young University) Apr 30, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Combining Family History and Machine Learning to Link Historical Records"
Claire Montialoux (Berkeley) May 09, 2019 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Minimum wages and racial inequality"
Daniel Fetter (Wellesley) May 16, 2019 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
Alisa Tazhitdinova (UCSB) May 23, 2019 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Increasing Hours Worked: Moonlighting Responses to a Large Tax Reform"
Marika Cabral (UT Austin) May 30, 2019 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,

Development

Meets Tuesday 4:10pm – 5:30pm
Chris Udry (Northwestern University) Apr 25, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM Social Science and Humanities ,
"Assessing the Benefits of Long-Run Weather Forecasting for the Rural Poor: Farmer Investments and Worker Migration in a Dynamic Equilibrium Model"
Namrata Kala (MIT) Apr 30, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM Social Science and Humanities ,
"Workhorses or White Elephants: The Impacts of Earned Autonomy on State-Owned Enterprises"
Ruixue Jia (UCSD) May 07, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ARE Library,
Dean Yang (University of Michigan) May 14, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ,
Gautam Rao (Harvard University) May 21, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities Giannini Library Conference Room,
Eric Verhoogen (Columbia University) May 28, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ARE Library,
Jishnu Das (World Bank) Jun 04, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ARE Library,

Behavioral

Meets Monday from 3:40 PM to 5:00 PM
Paulo Nantezon (Washington University, Saint Louis) Apr 29, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1133 Social Science and Humanities Burgundy room,
"Moderate Expected Utility"
Ryan Oprea (UC Santa Barbara) May 20, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1133 Social Science and Humanities Burgundy room,
Gautam Rao (Harvard University) May 21, 2019 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities Giannini Library Conference Room,

Undergraduate

The Economics Department hosts a speaker each quarter to give undergraduate students insight into new topics and research in the field. These one hour talks will be designed for economics majors with an interest in the application of economics to the wider world around them. The seminars will be followed by a reception with department faculty.
Joel Waldfogel (Carlson School of Management at University of Minnesota) May 15, 2019 from 03:30 PM to 04:50 PM 2203 Social Science and Humanities Andrews conference room,
"Digital Renaissance: What Data and Economics Tell Us about the Future of Popular Culture"

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