2011 North American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society

Summary of All Sessions

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#Date/TimeLocationTypeTitlePapersOrganizer
1June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom) contributed Equilibrium Structure and Comparative Statics4Marcus Berliant
2June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room) contributed Taxation, Economic Institutions and Political Economy2Ping Wang
3June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 contributed Heterogeneous Firms and International Trade3Raymond Riezman
4June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 contributed Campaigns, Voting, and Elections4Tasos Kalandrakis
5June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 206 contributed Employment Contracts & Incentives4Paul Healy
6June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom) contributed Decision and Information Costs4David Levine
7June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 103 contributed Empirical Models of Health 4Barton Hamilton
8June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 104 contributed Monetary Policy 24Christopher Waller
9June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 106 contributed Development and Firms3Sebastian Galiani
10June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 108 contributed Nonstationary inference2Werner Ploberger
11June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 109 contributed Bayesian Inference4Siddhartha Chib
12June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 113 contributed Applicable Theory4William Thomson
13June 9, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 120 contributed Industry Dynamics and Computation3Steven Berry
14June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room) contributed Labor Decisions and Wage Distribution4Ping Wang
15June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 contributed Exports, FDI and Technology3Raymond Riezman
16June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 contributed Democracy, Dictatorship, and Development3Tasos Kalandrakis
17June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 206 contributed Groups & Networks3Paul Healy
18June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom) contributed Axiomatic Approaches to Risk4David Levine
19June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 103 contributed Theory and Estimation of Hedonic Models4Barton Hamilton
20June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 108 contributed Testing4Donald Andrews
21June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 104 contributed Monetary Policy 34Christopher Waller
22June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 106 contributed Development and Families3Sebastian Galiani
23June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 109 contributed Time series3Siddhartha Chib
24June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 113 contributed Noncooperative Game Theory2William Thomson
25June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom) contributed Time and Preferences2Marcus Berliant
26June 10, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 120 contributed Empirical Models of Pricing and Competition3Steven Berry
27June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 103 contributed Labor Markets3Rodolfo Manuelli
28June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room) contributed Labor Markets and Economic Development4Ping Wang
29June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 contributed Trade Policy4Raymond Riezman
30June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 contributed Information and Voting3Tasos Kalandrakis
31June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 206 contributed Auctions & Other Selling Mechanisms3Paul Healy
32June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom) contributed Search and Social Networks4Donna Ginther
33June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 108 contributed GMM4Donald Andrews
34June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 104 contributed Labor Markets3Christopher Waller
35June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 106 contributed Development and Education3Sebastian Galiani
36June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 109 contributed Macroeconometrics2Siddhartha Chib
37June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 113 contributed Entrepreneurship and R & D within the Firm4Suzanne Scotchmer
38June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 120 contributed Empirical Industrial Organization4Steven Berry
39June 10, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom) contributed Soverign Debt and Default2Marcus Berliant
40June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 103 contributed AIDS and Fertility4Rodolfo Manuelli
41June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room) contributed Labor Markets and Macroeconomic Fluctuations3
42June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 206 contributed Mechanism Design with Moral Hazard or Complementary Goods3Paul Healy
43June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 contributed International Prices4Charles Engel
44June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom) contributed Wage Determination3Donna Ginther
45June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 contributed Electoral Competition3Tasos Kalandrakis
46June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 108 contributed Nonparametrics and Semiparametrics3Donald Andrews
47June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 104 contributed Decentralized Trading3Christopher Waller
48June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 109 contributed Microeconometrics I3Siddhartha Chib
49June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 106 contributed New Directions in Decision Theory4Aldo Rustichini
50June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 120 contributed Economics of Platforms3Kenneth Chay
51June 10, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom) contributed Finance3Marcus Berliant
52June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 113 contributed Bubbles and Asset Pricing4Rodolfo Manuelli
53June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 206 contributed Preferences & Information2Paul Healy
54June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 contributed Trade and Macroeconomics3Charles Engel
55June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom) contributed Foundations of Economic Theory3David Levine
56June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 109 contributed Partial Identification of Treatment Effects4Donna Ginther
57June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 108 contributed Identification of Nonseparable Models4Donald Andrews
58June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 104 contributed Financial Intermediation 12Christopher Waller
59June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 contributed Money, Finance and Policy2Christopher Waller
60June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room) contributed Microeconometrics II3Siddhartha Chib
61June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 103 contributed Experiments in Individual Behavior and Games3Aldo Rustichini
62June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 106 contributed Structural Estimation of Dynamic Behavior2Kenneth Chay
63June 11, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom) contributed Finance and Managers3Marcus Berliant
64June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 103 contributed Uncertainty in Macroeconomics2Rodolfo Manuelli
65June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room) contributed Intertemporal Consumption and Saving Behavior4Ping Wang
66June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom) contributed Households, Budgets, and Lending2Gary Hoover
67June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 contributed Sovereign Default3Charles Engel
68June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 113 contributed Political Economy, Corruption and Development4David Levine
69June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 contributed Quantile Methods and Panel Data3Donna Ginther
70June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 108 contributed Microeconometrics4Donald Andrews
71June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom) invited Agency4John Nachbar
72June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 104 contributed Financial Intermediation 24Christopher Waller
73June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 106 contributed Asymptotically stationary models3Werner Ploberger
74June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 109 contributed Financial Econometrics4Siddhartha Chib
75June 11, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 206 contributed Banks and Lending4Kenneth Chay
76June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 103 contributed Growth3Rodolfo Manuelli
77June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room) contributed Misallocation and Firm Productivity4Ping Wang
78June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom) contributed Urban Economics2Marcus Berliant
79June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 contributed Deficits, Taxes, and Spending3Gary Hoover
80June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom) contributed Theoretical Macro Finance2David Levine
81June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 contributed Pensions4Donna Ginther
82June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 104 contributed Monetary Theory4Christopher Waller
83June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 206 contributed Economic Theory4John Nachbar
84June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 108 contributed Financial Econometrics4Werner Ploberger
85June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 109 contributed Factor Models2Siddhartha Chib
86June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 106 contributed Trade, General Equilbrium and Preferences4John Conley
87June 11, 2011
13:30-15:00
Simon Hall Room 113 contributed Social and Economic Interactions4Kenneth Chay
88June 12, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom) contributed International Risk Sharing and Capital Controls4Charles Engel
89June 12, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom) contributed Communication and Information Acquisition3David Levine
90June 12, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 contributed Children and Human Capital4Donna Ginther
91June 12, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 104 contributed Business Cycles3Donald Andrews
92June 12, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 108 contributed Multivariate Models5Werner Ploberger
93June 12, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 103 contributed Health Insurance3Barton Hamilton
94June 12, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room) contributed Markets and Competition2Aldo Rustichini
95June 12, 2011
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 contributed Taxation and Social Security4John Conley
96June 12, 2011
8:30-10:00
Simon Hall Room 106 contributed Consumer Demand and Firm Competition2Kenneth Chay
97June 12, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom) contributed International Financial Transmission2Charles Engel
98June 12, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room) contributed Theoretical Industrial Organization3David Levine
99June 12, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 contributed Monetary Policy 13Christopher Waller
100June 12, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 contributed Networks3John Nachbar
101June 12, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 206 contributed Development3Sebastian Galiani
102June 12, 2011
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom) contributed Specification Testing 4Werner Ploberger
103June 12, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 103 contributed Empirical Models of the Labor Market4Barton Hamilton
104June 12, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 104 contributed Crime, Politics and Matching3John Conley
105June 12, 2011
10:30-12:00
Simon Hall Room 106 contributed Empirical Microeconomics2Kenneth Chay
 

105 sessions, 342 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

2011 North American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society

Complete List of All Sessions


  Session 1: Equilibrium Structure and Comparative Statics

Session Organizer: Marcus Berliant, Washington University
Session Chair: John Quah, Department of Economics
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom)
 

A non-robustness in the order structure of the equilibrium set in lattice games
By Tarun Sabarwal; University of Kansas
Andrew Monaco; University of Kansas
   Presented by: Andrew Monaco, University of Kansas
 

Testing for central dominance: method and applications
By O-Chia Chuang; National Taiwan University
Chung-Ming Kuan; National Taiwan University
Larry Y. Tzeng; National Taiwan University
   Presented by: O-Chia Chuang, Naional Taiwan University
 

The Motzkin's Theorem and Pareto Improving Reforms
By Kwan Koo YUN;
Economics
SUNY at Albany
   Presented by: Kwan Koo YUN, State University of New York at Albany
 

Aggregating the single crossing property: theory and applications to comparative statics and Bayesian games
By John K.-H. Quah; Oxford University
Bruno Strulovici; Northwestern University
   Presented by: John Quah, Department of Economics

  Session 2: Taxation, Economic Institutions and Political Economy

Session Organizer: Ping Wang, Washington University
Session Chair: Ping Wang, Washington University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room)
 

Progressive Taxation and Macroeconomic (In)stability with Productive Government Spending
By Shu-Hua Chen; National Taipei University
Jang-Ting Guo; University of California, Riverside
   Presented by: Jang-Ting Guo, University of California, Riverside
 

The Colonization of Hong Kong: Establishing the Pearl of Britain-China Trade
By Theodore Palivos; University of Macedonia
Ping Wang; Washington University in St. Louis and NBER
Chong K. Yip; Chinese University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Chong K. Yip, Chinese University of Hong Kong

  Session 3: Heterogeneous Firms and International Trade

Session Organizer: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session Chair: Heiwai Tang, Tufts University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 304
 

Multiproduct firms and the endogenous choice of varieties
By Tuan Anh Luong; Princeton University
   Presented by: Tuan Anh Luong, Princeton University
 

Skill upgrading and export in Italian manufacturing
[slides]
By Antonio Accetturo; Bank of Italy
Matteo Bugamelli; Bank of Italy
Andrea Lamorgese; Bank of Italy
   Presented by: Antonio Accetturo, Bank of Italy
 

Quality Differentiation and Trade Intermediation
[slides]
By Heiwai Tang; Tufts University
Yifan Zhang; Lingnan University
   Presented by: Heiwai Tang, Tufts University

  Session 4: Campaigns, Voting, and Elections

Session Organizer: Tasos Kalandrakis, University of Rochester
Session Chair: Michael Peress, University of Rochester
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 104
 

Rational Voters and Their Strategic Use of the Separation of Powers
By Mark Schelker; University of St. Gallen
   Presented by: Mark Schelker, University of St. Gallen
 

A Theory of Learning and Coordination in the Presidential Primary System
By George Deltas; University of Illinois
Helios Herrera; Columbia University
Mattias Polborn; University of Illinois
   Presented by: George Deltas, University of Illinois
 

Politicians and Directors in Social Networks: Regression Discontinuity Design Evidence from Close Elections
By Quoc-Anh Do; Singapore Management University
Yen-Teik Lee; Singapore Management University
Bang Dang Nguyen; Cambridge University
   Presented by: Quoc-Anh Do, Singapore Management University
 

Targeting Political Advertising on Television
By Mitchell Lovett; University of Rochester
Michael Peress; University of Rochester
   Presented by: Michael Peress, University of Rochester

  Session 5: Employment Contracts & Incentives

Session Organizer: Paul Healy, OSU
Session Chair: Luke Boosey, California Institute of Technology
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 206
 

Increasing Effort through Softening Incentives in Contests
By Dylan B Minor; Unversity of California, Berkeley
   Presented by: Dylan Minor, UC Berkeley
 

Promoting Group Productivity: A Tournament Based Mechanism
By Yi-yi Chen; Washington University
   Presented by: Yi-Yi Chen, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Can Relational Contracts Survive Stochastic Interruptions?
By Sera Linardi; University of Pittsburgh
Colin Camerer; California Institute of Technology
   Presented by: Sera Linardi, University of Pittsburgh
 

Salary Competition in Matching Markets with Private Information
By Luke Boosey; California Institute of Technology
   Presented by: Luke Boosey, California Institute of Technology

  Session 6: Decision and Information Costs

Session Organizer: David Levine, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Tymofiy Mylovanov, Penn State University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom)
 

Keeping Your Options Open
By Jean Guillaume Forand; Wallis Institute and University of Waterloo
   Presented by: Jean Guillaume Forand, Wallis Institute and University of Waterloo
 

The Welfare Implications of Costly Information Provision
By Luca V.A. Colombo; Catholic University - Milano
Gianluca Femminis; Catholic University - Milano
   Presented by: Luca Colombo, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
 

Reputational Concern with Endogenous Information Acquisition
By Haibo Xu; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Haibo Xu, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Should the Flatterers be Avoided?
By Nicolas Klein; Univeristy of Bonn
Tymofiy Mylovanov; Penn State University
   Presented by: Tymofiy Mylovanov, Penn State University

  Session 7: Empirical Models of Health

Session Organizer: Barton Hamilton, Washington University
Session Chair: Harry Paarsch, University of Melbourne
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 103
 

Competition and Post-Transplant Outcomes in Cadaveric Liver Transplantation under the MELD Scoring System
By Harry J. Paarsch; University of Melbourne
Jeffrey B. Halldorson; University of Washington
John P. Roberts; UCSF
Alberto M. Segre; University of Iowa
   Presented by: Harry Paarsch, University of Melbourne
 

The Effects of Publicity on Demand: The case of anti-cholesterol drugs
By Andrew Ching; University of Toronto
Robert Clark; HEC Montreal
Ignatius Horstmann; University of Toronto
Hyunwoo Lim; University of Toronto
   Presented by: Hyunwoo Lim, University of Toronto
 

AIDS, Pharmaceutical Innovation and Employment Decisions
By Nick W Papageorge; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Nicholas Papageorge, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Economic Theory as a Guide for the Specification and Interpretation of Empirical Health Production Functions
By Tom Mroz; Clemson University
Sergey Mityakov; Clemson University
   Presented by: Sergey Mityakov, Clemson University

  Session 8: Monetary Policy 2

Session Organizer: Christopher Waller,
Session Chair: William Gavin, Federal Reserve Bank of St. louis
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 104
 

Output Gaps and Monetary Policy at Low Interest Rates
By Roberto M. Billi; FRB Kansas City
   Presented by: Roberto Billi, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
 

Firms' Finance, Cyclical Sensitivity, and the Role of Monetary Policy
By Anastasia S. Zervou; Texas A&M University
   Presented by: Anastasia Zervou, Texas A&M University
 

Public's Inflation Expectations and Monetary Policy
By Leonardo Melosi; London Business School
   Presented by: Leonardo Melosi, London Business School
 

The Zero Lower Bound and the Dual Mandate
By William T.Gavin; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Benjamin D. Keen; University of Oklahoma
   Presented by: William Gavin, Federal Reserve Bank of St. louis

  Session 9: Development and Firms

Session Organizer: Sebastian Galiani, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Rodrigo Fuentes, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 106
 

The Economic Impact of Special Economic Zones: Evidence from Chinese Municipalities
By Jin Wang; Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
   Presented by: Jin Wang, HongKongUniversityofScienceandTechnology
 

Together we stand? Agglomeration in Indian Manufacturing
By Ana M. Fernandes, The World Bank
Gunjan Sharma, University of Missouri
   Presented by: Ana Fernandes, Development Research Group
 

Labor Market Regulations and Productivity
By Roberto Álvarez; Universidad de Chile and Central Bank of Chile
J. Rodrigo Fuentes; Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
   Presented by: Rodrigo Fuentes, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

  Session 10: Nonstationary inference

Session Organizer: Werner Ploberger, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: CY (Chor-yiu) SIN, National Tsing Hua University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 108
 

Conditionally Efficient Estimation of Long-run Relationships Using Mixed-frequency Time Series
By J. Isaac Miller; U. of Missouri
   Presented by: J. Isaac Miller, University of Missouri
 

Efficient selection of the order of an $AR(\infty)$: a unified approach without knowing the order of integratedness
By Ching-Kang ING; Academia Sinica and National Taiwan University
Chor-yiu SIN; National Tsing Hua University
Shu-Hui YU; National University of Kaohsiung
   Presented by: CY (Chor-yiu) SIN, National Tsing Hua University

  Session 11: Bayesian Inference

Session Organizer: Siddhartha Chib, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Xibin Zhang, Monash University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 109
 

Nonparametric Bayesian Modeling of Monotone Preferences for Discrete Choice Experiments
By John Geweke; University of Technology Sydney
   Presented by: John Geweke, University of Technology Sydney
 

State-Space Models with Endogenous Markov Regime Switching Parameters
By Kyu Ho Kang; Ajou University
   Presented by: Kyu Ho Kang, Ajou University
 

Modelling Regime Switching and Structural Breaks with an Infinite Dimension Markov Switching Model
By Yong Song; University of Toronto
   Presented by: Yong Song, University of Toronto
 

Bayesian estimation of bandwidths for a nonparametric regression model with an unknown error density
By Xibin Zhang; Monash University
Maxwell L King; Monash University
Han Lin Shang; Monash University
   Presented by: Xibin Zhang, Monash University

  Session 12: Applicable Theory

Session Organizer: William Thomson, University of Rochester
Session Chair: Eduardo Azevedo, Harvard
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 113
 

Revealed Preference Tests of the Cournot Model
By Andres Carvajal; University of Warwick
Rahul Deb; University of Toronto
James Fenske; Oxford University
John Quah; Department of Economics
   Presented by: Rahul Deb, University of Toronto
 

Additive representation of separable preferences over infinite Cartesian products
[slides]
By Marcus Pivato; Trent University
   Presented by: Marcus Pivato, Trent University
 

Existence and Testable Implications of Extreme Stable Matchings
By Federico Echenique; Caltech
SangMok Lee; Caltech
M. Bumin Yenmez; Microsoft Research and Carnegie Mellon University
   Presented by: sangmok lee, caltech
 

The College Admissions Problem with a Continuum of Students
By Eduardo M. Azevedo; Harvard University
Jacob D. Leshno; Harvard University
   Presented by: Eduardo Azevedo, Harvard

  Session 13: Industry Dynamics and Computation

Session Organizer: Steven Berry, Yale University
Session Chair: Bar Ifrach, Columbia University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 9, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 120
 

Industry Dynamics with Uncertainty and Learning from the Actions of Competitors
[slides]
By Nathan Yang; University of Toronto
   Presented by: Nathan Yang, University of Toronto
 

High Performance Quadrature Rules: How Numerical Integration Affects a Popular Model of Product Differentiation
By Benjamin S. Skrainka ; University College London & Cemmap
Kenneth L. Judd ; The Hoover Institution & NBER
   Presented by: Benjamin Skrainka, UCL
 

A Dynamic Oligopoly Model for Concentrated Industries
By Bar Ifrach; Columbia Business School
Vivek Farias; MIT Sloan School
Gabriel Y. Weintraub; Columbia Business School
   Presented by: Bar Ifrach, Columbia University

  Session 14: Labor Decisions and Wage Distribution

Session Organizer: Ping Wang, Washington University
Session Chair: Alejandro Badel, St. Louis Fed
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room)
 

The Impact of Personal Bankruptcy on Labor Supply Decisions
By Daphne Chen; University of Texas at Austin
   Presented by: Daphne Chen, Florida State University
 

Running Out of Time: Limited Unemployment Benefits and Reservation Wages
By S. Nuray Akin; University of Miami
Brennan C. Platt; Brigham Young University
   Presented by: Brennan Platt, Brigham Young University
 

General v.s Specific Human Capital, Endogenous Job Turnover and Within Group Inequality
By Yang Tang; Washington University in St.Louis
   Presented by: YANG TANG, Washington University in St.Louis
 

Understanding Permanent Black-White Earnings Inequality
By Alejandro Badel;Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
   Presented by: Alejandro Badel, St. Louis Fed

  Session 15: Exports, FDI and Technology

Session Organizer: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session Chair: Marla Ripoll, University of Pittsburgh
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 304
 

Offshoring, Technology and Skill Premium
By Manisha Goel; The Ohio State University
   Presented by: Manisha Goel, The Ohio State University
 

Export growth and factor market competition: theory and evidence
By Julian Emami Namini; Erasmus University Rotterdam
Ricardo Lopez
   Presented by: Ricardo Lopez, Brandeis University
 

Productivity, R&D, and international technology diffusion at the industry level
By Marla Ripoll; University of Pittsburgh
Shuichiro Nishioka; West Virginia University
   Presented by: Marla Ripoll, University of Pittsburgh

  Session 16: Democracy, Dictatorship, and Development

Session Organizer: Tasos Kalandrakis, University of Rochester
Session Chair: Cesar Martinelli, ITAM-CIE
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 104
 

Incumency Advantage in Non-Democratic Elections
By Georgy Egorov; Northwestern University
Konstantin Sonin; New Economic School
   Presented by: Konstantin Sonin, New Economic School
 

Autocracy, Democracy and Trade Policy
By Sebastian Galiani; Washington University in St. Louis
Gustavo Torrens; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: GUSTAVO TORRENS, WASHIGNTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS
 

Oligarchy, Democracy, and State Capacity
By Helios Herrera; Columbia University
Cesar Martinelli; ITAM
   Presented by: Cesar Martinelli, ITAM-CIE

  Session 17: Groups & Networks

Session Organizer: Paul Healy, OSU
Session Chair: Erkut Ozbay, University of Maryland
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 206
 

Congestion in irrigation problems
By Paula Jaramillo; Universidad de Los Andes
   Presented by: Paula Jaramillo, Universidad de Los Andes
 

Group Outcomes and Reciprocity
[slides]
By Christos Ioannou; University of Southampton
Shi Qi; Florida State University
Aldo Rustichini; University of Minnesota
   Presented by: Christos Ioannou, University of Southampton
 

Intrinsic and Instrumental Reciprocity: An Experimental Study
By Erkut Y. Ozbay; University of Maryland
Luis Cabral; IESE Business School
Andrew Schotter; New York University
   Presented by: Erkut Ozbay, University of Maryland

  Session 18: Axiomatic Approaches to Risk

Session Organizer: David Levine, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Christopher Adams, Federal Trade Commission
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom)
 

Probabilistic Subjective Expected Utility
By Pavlo R. Blavatskyy
   Presented by: Pavlo Blavatskyy, University of Innsbruck
 

History-Dependent Risk Attitude
By David Dillenberger; University of Pennsylvania
Kareen Rozen; Yale University
   Presented by: David Dillenberger, University of Pennsylvania
 

Revealed Preference when Agents can Randomize
By Joerg Stoye; Cornell University
   Presented by: Joerg Stoye, Cornell University
 

Decision Making Given Sample Data
By Christopher P. Adams, Federal Trade Commission
   Presented by: Christopher Adams, Federal Trade Commission

  Session 19: Theory and Estimation of Hedonic Models

Session Organizer: Barton Hamilton, Washington University
Session Chair: Kelly Bishop, Washington University in St. Louis
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 103
 

The Relationship between Marginal Willingness-to-Pay in Discrete Choice and Hedonic Models
By Maisy Wong; University of Pennsylvania
   Presented by: Maisy Wong, University of Pennsylvania
 

Welfare Measurement and Policy Evaluation in a Dual-Market Locational Equilibrium
By Nicolai V. Kuminoff
Arizona State University
Department of Economics
   Presented by: Nicolai Kuminoff, Arizona State University
 

A Dynamic Model of Demand for Houses and Neighborhoods
By Patrick Bayer; Duke University
Robert McMillan; University of Toronto
Alvin Murphy; Washington University in St. Louis
Christopher Timmins; Duke University
   Presented by: Alvin Murphy, Washington University in St Louis
 

Simple, Consistent Estimation of the Marginal Willingness to Pay Function: Recovering Rosen's Second Stage without Instrumental Variables
By Kelly C. Bishop; Olin Business School
Christopher Timmins; Duke University
   Presented by: Kelly Bishop, Washington University in St. Louis

  Session 20: Testing

Session Organizer: Donald Andrews,
Session Chair: Qu Feng, Nanyang Technological University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 108
 

Tests for Distributional Partial Effects
By Shu Shen; University of Texas at Austin
   Presented by: Shu Shen, University of Texas at Austin
 

Combination of "Combinations of P-values"
By Lan Cheng; SUNY Fredonia
Xuguang Sheng; American University
   Presented by: Xuguang Sheng, American University
 

Is F>10 Enough? TSLS Weak Instrument Bias with Heteroskedasticity and Autocorrelation
By Jose Luis Montiel Olea; Harvard University
Carolin Pflueger; Harvard University
   Presented by: Carolin Pflueger, Harvard Business School
 

A Lagrange Multiplier Test for Cross-sectional Dependence in a Fixed Effects Panel Data Model
By Badi H. Baltagi; Syracuse University
Qu Feng; Nanyang Technological University
Chihwa Kao; Syracuse University
   Presented by: Qu Feng, Nanyang Technological University

  Session 21: Monetary Policy 3

Session Organizer: Christopher Waller,
Session Chair: Xiaoshan Chen, University of Glasgow
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 104
 

Financial Policy in a Liquidity Trap
[slides]
By Luis Bryce; Northwestern University
Andrew Nowobilski; Northwestern University
   Presented by: Andrew Nowobilski, Northwestern University
 

Stabilization versus Sustainability: Macroeconomic Policy Tradeoffs
By Huixin Bi; Bank of Canada
Eric Leeper; Indiana University
Campbell Leith; University of Glasgow
   Presented by: Huixin Bi, Bank of Canada
 

Estimation of Forward-Looking Relationships in Closed Form: An Application to the New Keynesian Phillips Curve
By Michelle L. Barnes; Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Fabià Gumbau-Brisa; Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Denny Lie; University of Sydney
Giovanni P. Olivei; Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
   Presented by: Fabià Gumbau-Brisa, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
 

Realised and optimal monetary policy rules in an estimated Markov-switching DSGE model for the United Kingdom
By Xiaoshan Chen, University of Glasgow
Ronald MacDonald, University of Glasgow
   Presented by: Xiaoshan Chen, University of Glasgow

  Session 22: Development and Families

Session Organizer: Sebastian Galiani, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Angelino Viceisza, IFPRI
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 106
 

The Gender of Caste: Identity, Political Reservations and Access to Water Resources in Rural India
By Pinar Keskin;
Wesleyan University
   Presented by: Pinar Keskin, Wesleyan University
 

Divorce, Abortion, and Sex-Ratio at Birth: The Effect of the Amended Divorce Law in China
By Ang Sun; Brown University
   Presented by: Ang Sun, Brown University
 

To remit, or not to remit: that is the question. A remittance field experiment.
By Máximo Torero, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Angelino C. G. Viceisza, IFPRI
   Presented by: Angelino Viceisza, IFPRI

  Session 23: Time series

Session Organizer: Siddhartha Chib, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Zhaogang Song, Cornell University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 109
 

Estimation of Multivariate Jump-Diffusions with Strong Approximations
By Xiao Huang; Department of Economics and Finance Kennesaw State University
   Presented by: Xiao Huang, Kennesaw State University
 

A Nonlinear Filtering Algorithm based on Wavelet Transforms for High-Frequency Financial Data Analysis
By Thomas Meinl
School of Economics and Business Engineering
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
Edward W. Sun
BEM Management School Bordeaux, France
&
School of Economics and Business Engineering
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
   Presented by: Edward Sun, KIT
 

Infinitesimal Operator-Based Estimation for Continuous Time Markov Processes
By Zhaogang Song
Department of Economics, Cornell University
   Presented by: Zhaogang Song, Cornell University

  Session 24: Noncooperative Game Theory

Session Organizer: William Thomson, University of Rochester
Session Chair: Mehmet Barlo, Sabanci University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 113
 

Complexity and Mixed Strategy Equilibria
By Tai-Wei Hu; Northwestern University
   Presented by: Tai-Wei Hu, MEDS
 

Stochastic Discounting in Repeated Games: Awaiting the Almost Inevitable
By Mehmet Barlo; Sabanci University
Can Urgun; Sabanci University
   Presented by: Mehmet Barlo, Sabanci University

  Session 25: Time and Preferences

Session Organizer: Marcus Berliant, Washington University
Session Chair: Philip Dybvig, Washington University in Saint Louis
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom)
 

A Simple Axiomatization of Quasi-hyperbolic Discounting
By José Luis Montiel Olea; Harvard University
Tomasz Strzalecki; Harvard University
   Presented by: José Montiel Olea, ITAM
 

High Hopes and Disappointment
By Philip H. Dybvig; Washington University-Saint Louis
L. C. G. Rogers; Cambridge University
   Presented by: Philip Dybvig, Washington University in Saint Louis

  Session 26: Empirical Models of Pricing and Competition

Session Organizer: Steven Berry, Yale University
Session Chair: Katja Seim, University of Pennsylvania
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 120
 

Heterogeneity, Matching, and the Hedonic Structure of the Credit Market
By Jorge O. Moreno; ITAM School of Business Administration
   Presented by: Jorge Moreno, ITAM
 

Multimarket Contacts in Italian Retail Banking: Competition and Welfare
[slides]
By Jozsef Molnar; European Commission
Xiaolan zhou; Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
   Presented by: Jozsef Molnar, European Commission
 

Welfare and Redistribution Effects of Benevolent Multiproduct Pricing: The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board
By Eugenio Miravete; University of Texas
Katja Seim; University of Pennsylvania
Jeff Thurk; University of Notre Dame
Joel Waldfogel; University of Minnesota
   Presented by: Katja Seim, University of Pennsylvania

  Session 27: Labor Markets

Session Organizer: Rodolfo Manuelli, Washington University
Session Chair: Nicolas Roys, University of Wisconsin Madison
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 103
 

Misallocation, Informality and Human Capital
By Pablo D'Erasmo; University of Maryland
Hernan Moscoso Boedo; University of Virginia
   Presented by: Pablo D'Erasmo, University of Maryland
 

Macroeconomic Volatility: The Role of the Informal Economy
By Paulina Restrepo-Echavarria; The Ohio State University
   Presented by: Paulina Restrepo-Echavarria, The Ohio State University
 

Estimating Labor Market Rigidities with Heterogeneous Firms
By Nicolas Roys ; University of Wisconsin Madison
   Presented by: Nicolas Roys, University of Wisconsin Madison

  Session 28: Labor Markets and Economic Development

Session Organizer: Ping Wang, Washington University
Session Chair: Dean Corbae, University of Texas at Austin
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room)
 

Age Matching Patterns and Search
By Anja Sautmann; Brown University
   Presented by: Anja Sautmann, Brown University
 

Infectious Diseases and Economic Growth
By Aditya Goenka; National University of Singapore
Lin Liu; University of Rochester
Manh-Hung Nguyen; Toulouse School of Economics
   Presented by: Aditya Goenka, National University of Singapore
 

Health, Education and Economic Development
By Yin-Chi Wang, Department of Economics, Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Yin-Chi Wang, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Can Credit Market Information Improve Labor Market Outcomes?
By Tzu-Ying Chen; University of Texas at Austin
Dean Corbae; University of Texas at Austin
   Presented by: Dean Corbae, University of Texas at Austin

  Session 29: Trade Policy

Session Organizer: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session Chair: Taiji Furusawa, Hitotsubashi University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 304
 

Third-Party-Assisted Renegotiation of Trade Agreements
By Mostafa Beshkar, University of New Hampshire
   Presented by: Mostafa Beshkar, University of New Hampshire
 

Trade Credit and International Trade during the 2008-09 Global Financial Crisis
By Brahima Coulibaly, Federal Reserve Board
Horacio Sapriza, Federal Reserve Board
Andrei Zlate, Federal Reserve Board
   Presented by: Andrei Zlate, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve
 

Why is Trade so Volatile? The Great Trade Collapse of 2008/09
By Dennis Novy; University of Warwick
Alan M. Taylor; UC Davis
   Presented by: Dennis Novy, University of Warwick
 

Dynamic Free Trade Networks: Some Numerical Results
By Taiji Furusawa; Hitotsubashi University
Hiroshi Daisaka; Hitotsubashi University
   Presented by: Taiji Furusawa, Hitotsubashi University

  Session 30: Information and Voting

Session Organizer: Tasos Kalandrakis, University of Rochester
Session Chair: Yaron Azrieli, The Ohio State University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 104
 

Information Aggregation in Search Committees
By S. Nageeb Ali; UCSD
J. Aislinn Bohren; University of California, San Diego
   Presented by: J. Aislinn Bohren, University of California, San Diego
 

Compulsory versus Voluntary Voting Mechanisms: An Experimental Study
By Sourav Bhattacharya; University of Pittsburgh
John Duffy; University of Pittsburgh
Sun-Tak Kim; University of Pittsburgh
   Presented by: SunTak Kim, University of Pittsburgh
 

Pareto efficiency and weighted majority rules
By Yaron Azrieli; Ohio State University
Semin Kim; Ohio State University
   Presented by: Yaron Azrieli, The Ohio State University

  Session 31: Auctions & Other Selling Mechanisms

Session Organizer: Paul Healy, OSU
Session Chair: Masahiro Watabe, Zirve University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 206
 

Discrete Clock Auctions: An Experimental Study
By Emel Filiz-Ozbay; University of Maryland
Peter Cramton; University of Maryland
Erkut Y. Ozbay; University of Maryland
Pacharasut Sujarittanonta; University of Maryland
   Presented by: Emel Filiz-Ozbay, University of Maryland
 

Ranking Asymmetric Auctions using the Dispersive Order
By Rene Kirkegaard; University of Guelph
   Presented by: Rene Kirkegaard, University of Guelph
 

A Characterization of Implementability of Allocation Rules: the Use of a Menu of Three-Part Tariffs
By Masahiro Watabe; Zirve University
   Presented by: Masahiro Watabe, Zirve University

  Session 32: Search and Social Networks

Session Organizer: Donna Ginther, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Katarina Mayer, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom)
 

A Select Group of Friends: The Returns to Networking
By Brandy J. Lipton; Northwestern University
   Presented by: Brandy Lipton, Northwestern University
 

Favoritism in the Matching Process: The Rise and Spread of Favoritism Practices in the Labor Market
[slides]
By Miguel A. Duran; University of Malaga (Spain)
Antonio J. Morales; University of Malaga (Spain)
   Presented by: Miguel Duran, University of Malaga (Spain)
 

Social Interactions and Labor Market Search
By Semih Tumen; University of Chicago
   Presented by: Semih Tumen, University of Chicago
 

Unemployment Insurance and Severance Payments in a Wage Bargaining Model with Costly Search
By Sang-Moon Hahm; KDI School of Public Policy and Management
Katarina Mayer; Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
   Presented by: Katarina Mayer, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

  Session 33: GMM

Session Organizer: Donald Andrews,
Session Chair: Yu Zhou, University of Michigan
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 108
 

Ultra High Dimensional Variable Selection Consistency with Endogenous Covariates
By Yuan Liao; Princeton University
Jianqing Fan; Princeton University
   Presented by: Yuan Liao, Princeton University
 

Asymptotic Refinements of a Misspecification-Robust Bootstrap for Generalized Method of Moments Estimators
[slides]
By SeoJeong Lee; University of Wisconsin-Madison
   Presented by: SeoJeong Lee, University of Wisconsin-Madison
 

Uniform in Bandwidth Tests of Specification for Conditional Moment Restrictions Models
By Pierre Nguimkeu; Simon Fraser University
Pascal Lavergne; Simon Fraser University
   Presented by: Pierre Evariste Nguimkeu, Simon Fraser University
 

Averaged Instrumental Variables Estimator
[slides]
By Yoonseok Lee; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Yu Zhou; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
   Presented by: Yu Zhou, University of Michigan

  Session 34: Labor Markets

Session Organizer: Christopher Waller,
Session Chair: Christian Jensen, Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 104
 

Optimal Monetary Policy with Labor Market Frictions and Real Wage Rigidity: the Role of Wage Channel
By Takeki Sunakawa; The Ohio State University and Bank of Japan
   Presented by: Takeki Sunakawa, Ohio State University and Bank of Japan
 

Fixed-Term and Permanent Employment Contracts: Theory and Evidence
By Shutao Cao; Bank of Canada
Enchuan Shao; Bank of Canada
Pedro Silos; Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
   Presented by: Pedro Silos, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
 

Aggregate Evidence of Nominal Price Rigidities and the Inflation-Output Trade-Off: The Relationship between the Income Share of Labor and the Rate of Inflation
By Christian Jensen; University of South Carolina
   Presented by: Christian Jensen, Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina

  Session 35: Development and Education

Session Organizer: Sebastian Galiani, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Basit Zafar, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 106
 

Direct Estimation of Hidden Earnings: Evidence From Administrative Data
By Serguey Braguinsky; Carnegie-Mellon University
Andrey Liskovich; John F. Kennedy School of Government
Sergey Mityakov; Clemson University
   Presented by: Sergey Mityakov,
 

Who benefits from reducing the cost of formality? Quantile regression discontinuity analysis
By Tommaso Gabrieli; University of Reading
Antonio F. Galvao, Jr.; University of Iowa
Gabriel V. Montes-Rojas; City University London
   Presented by: Gabriel Montes-Rojas, City University London
 

Religious Seminary or Western-style University? College Choice and Subjective Expectations in Urban Pakistan
By Adeline Delavande, Rand Corporation and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Basit Zafar, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
   Presented by: Basit Zafar, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

  Session 36: Macroeconometrics

Session Organizer: Siddhartha Chib, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Seth Pruitt, Federal Reserve Board of Governors
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 109
 

Term Premia and the News
By Michael Bauer; Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
   Presented by: Michael Bauer, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
 

The Three-Pass Regression Filter: A New Approach to Forecasting Using Many Predictors
By Bryan Kelly; Chicago Booth
Seth Pruitt; Federal Reserve Board
   Presented by: Seth Pruitt, Federal Reserve Board of Governors

  Session 37: Entrepreneurship and R & D within the Firm

Session Organizer: Suzanne Scotchmer, University of California, Berkeley
Session Chair: Andre Silva, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 113
 

Should I Go or Should I Stay? Intellectual Property, Entrepreneurship, and Support for Internal Innovation
By Silvana Krasteva; Texas A&M University
Liad Wagman; Illinois Institute of Technology
   Presented by: Silvana Krasteva, Texas A&M University
 

Repeated Moral Hazard in Multi-stage R&D Projects
By Yaping Shan; University of Iowa
   Presented by: Yaping Shan, University of Iowa
 

Financing Conditions, the Concept of Innovation Capacity and the Innovative Activity of Firms
By Georg Paula; ifo Institute for Economic Research
   Presented by: Georg Paula, ifo Institute Munich
 

Incentives to Innovate and the Decision to Go Public or Private
By Daniel Ferreira; London School of Economics
Gustavo Manso; MIT Sloan School of Management
Andre C. Silva; Universidade Nova de Lisboa
   Presented by: Andre Silva, Universidade Nova de Lisboa

  Session 38: Empirical Industrial Organization

Session Organizer: Steven Berry, Yale University
Session Chair: Jeffrey Prince, Kelley School of Business, Indiana Unive
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 120
 

Testing Bidders' Risk Aversions in Auctions with Endogenous Entry
By Hanming Fang; University of Pennsylvania; Xun Tang; University of Pennsylvania
   Presented by: Xun Tang, University of Pennsylvania
 

Partial Identification in First-Price Auctions with Selective Entry
By Matthew Gentry; Vanderbilt University
Tong Li; Vanderbilt University
   Presented by: Matthew Gentry, Vanderbilt University
 

Building New Plants or Entering by Acquisition? Estimation of an Entry Model for the US Cement Industry
By Hector Perez Saiz; Bank of Canada
   Presented by: Hector Perez Saiz, Bank of Canada
 

Do Incumbents Improve Service Quality in Response to Entry? Evidence from Airlines' On-Time Performance
By Jeffrey T. Prince; Indiana University
Daniel H. Simon; Indiana University
   Presented by: Jeffrey Prince, Kelley School of Business, Indiana Unive

  Session 39: Soverign Debt and Default

Session Organizer: Marcus Berliant, Washington University
Session Chair: Francesco Carli, Washington University in St. Louis
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom)
 

Risk aversion and uncertainty in European Sovereign Bond markets
By Julien Idier; Banque de France & University Paris 1
Valere Fourel; Banque de France
   Presented by: Julien Idier, Banque de France & Université Paris 1
 

Costly Monitoring, Dynamic Incentives and Default
By Gaetano Antinolfi; Washington University in st. Louis
Francesco Carli; Washington University in st. Louis
   Presented by: Francesco Carli, Washington University in St. Louis

  Session 40: AIDS and Fertility

Session Organizer: Rodolfo Manuelli, Washington University
Session Chair: Juan Cordoba, Iowa State University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 103
 

HIV and Fertility in Africa: First Evidence from Population Based Surveys
By Chinhui Juhn; University of Houston and NBER
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan; University of Houston and NBER
Belgi Turan ; University of Houston
   Presented by: Belgi Turan, University of Houston
 

HIV, wages and labor productivity
By Ioana Elena Marinescu; University of Chicago
   Presented by: Ioana Marinescu, University of Chicago
 

A Quantitative Theory of HIV Diffusion
By Rodolfo Manuelli; Washington University in St. Louis and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis; Washington University in St. Louis and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
   Presented by: Rodolfo Manuelli, Washington University
 

A Contribution to the Economic Theory of Fertility
By Juan Carlos Cordoba; Iowa State University
Marla Ripoll; University of Pittsburgh
   Presented by: Juan Cordoba, Iowa State University

  Session 41: Labor Markets and Macroeconomic Fluctuations

Session Organizer: ,
Session Chair: Can Tian, University of Pennsylvania
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room)
 

Labor force heterogeneity: implications for the relation between aggregate volatility and government size
By Alexandre Janiak; University of Chile
Paulo Santos Monteiro; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Paulo Santos Monteiro, University of Warwick
 

Labor Market and Monetary Phenomena in the Short Run
By Tsz-Nga Wong; Washington University in St Louis
   Presented by: Tsz-Nga Wong, Washington University in St Louis
 

Entry, Exit and Endogenous Firm Dispersion over the Business Cycles
By Can Tian; University of Pennsylvania
   Presented by: Can Tian, University of Pennsylvania

  Session 42: Mechanism Design with Moral Hazard or Complementary Goods

Session Organizer: Paul Healy, OSU
Session Chair: Zachary Grossman, University of California, Santa Barbara
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 206
 

Incentives, Project Choice and Dynamic Multitasking
By Martin Szydlowski; Northwestern University
   Presented by: Martin Szydlowski, Northwestern University
 

Optimal Incentive Contracts under Moral Hazard When the Agent is Free to Leave
By Florian Englmaier; University of Konstanz
Gerd Muehlheusser; University of Bielefeld
Andreas Roider; University of Heidelberg
   Presented by: Andreas Roider, University of Heidelberg
 

Evaluating the Tradeoff between Efficiency and Property Rights in Assembly Mechanisms
By Zachary Grossman; UC Santa Barbara
Jonathan Pincus; University of Adelaide
Perry Shapiro; UC Santa Barbara
   Presented by: Zachary Grossman, University of California, Santa Barbara

  Session 43: International Prices

Session Organizer: Charles Engel, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: Jian Wang, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 304
 

The Economics of Cross-border Travel
By Ambarish Chandra; UBC
Keith Head; UBC
Mariano Tappata; UBC
   Presented by: Mariano Tappata, UBC
 

Exchange Rate Pass-through and Price Setting: Insights from Producer Price Micro Data
By Shutao Cao; Bank of Canada
Wei Dong; Bank of Canada
   Presented by: Wei Dong, Bank of Canada
 

Exaggerated death of distance: revisiting distance effects on regional price dispersions
By Kazuko Kano; University of Technology Sydney
Takashi Kano; University of Tokyo
Kazutaka Takechi; Hosei University
   Presented by: Takashi Kano, The University of Tokyo
 

The Effects of News About Future Productivity on International Relative Prices: An Empirical Investigation
By Deokwoo Nam; City University of Hong Kong
Jian Wang; Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
   Presented by: Jian Wang, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

  Session 44: Wage Determination

Session Organizer: Donna Ginther, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Philippe Belley, Kansas State University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom)
 

Tasks and Heterogeneous Human Capital
By Shintaro Yamaguchi; McMaster University
   Presented by: Shintaro Yamaguchi, McMaster University
 

Understanding Wage Growth: Estimating and Testing Learning-by-Doing
By Philippe Belley; Kansas State University
   Presented by: Philippe Belley, Kansas State University
 

Work Activities as Firm-Specific Human Capital: Estimates of Effects on Wages
By Donna K. Ginther; University of Kansas
Serena Huang; University of Kansas
Dylan G. Rassier; Bureau of Economic Analysis
   Presented by: Donna Ginther, Department of Economics

  Session 45: Electoral Competition

Session Organizer: Tasos Kalandrakis, University of Rochester
Session Chair: Alejandro Saporiti, University of Manchester
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 104
 

Political competition and Mirrleesian income taxation: A first pass
By Felix J Bierbrauer; Max Planck Institute in Bonn
Pierre C Boyer; University of Mannheim
   Presented by: Pierre Boyer, University of Mannheim
 

Strategic Party Formation on a Circle
By Ronald Peeters; Maastricht University
Rene Saran; Maastricht University
Ayse Muge Yuksel; Maastricht University
   Presented by: Ayse Yuksel, Maastricht University
 

Power, Ideology, and Electoral Competition
[slides]
By Alejandro Saporiti; University of Manchester
   Presented by: Alejandro Saporiti, University of Manchester

  Session 46: Nonparametrics and Semiparametrics

Session Organizer: Donald Andrews,
Session Chair: Matias Cattaneo, University of Michigan
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 108
 

Nonparametric Estimation and Inference on Conditional Quantile Processes
By Zhongjun Qu; Boston University
Jungmo Yoon; Claremont Mckenna College
   Presented by: Zhongjun Qu, Boston University
 

Gradient Based Cross-Validation
By Daniel J. Henderson, Binghamton University
Qi Li, Texas A&M
Christopher F. Parmeter, University of Miami
   Presented by: Christopher Parmeter, University of Miami
 

Generalized Jackknife Estimators of Weighted Average Derivatives
By Matias D. Cattaneo; University of Michigan
Richard K. Crump; Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Michael Jansson; UC Berkeley and CREATES
   Presented by: Matias Cattaneo, University of Michigan

  Session 47: Decentralized Trading

Session Organizer: Christopher Waller,
Session Chair: Daniel Sanches, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 104
 

Adverse Selection and Liquidity Distortion in Decentralized Markets
By Briana Chang; Northwestern University
   Presented by: Briana Chang, Northwestern University
 

A Dynamic Model of Unsecured Credit
By Daniel Sanches, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
   Presented by: Daniel Sanches, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
 

Buyers, Sellers and Middlemen: Variations on Search-Theoretic Themes
By Yuet-Yee Wong;Department of Economics, Binghamton University
Randall Wright; Departments of Economics and Finance, University of Wisconsin-Madison,
and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
   Presented by: Yuet-Yee Wong, Binghamton University

  Session 48: Microeconometrics I

Session Organizer: Siddhartha Chib, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Tiemen Woutersen, Johns Hopkins University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 109
 

Consistent estimation of the fixed effects ordered logit model
By Gregori Baetschmann; University of Zurich
Kevin Staub; University of Zurich
Rainer Winkelmann; University of Zurich
   Presented by: Rainer Winkelmann, University of Zurich
 

Exact inference for a weak instrument, a small sample, or extreme quantiles
[slides]
By Brigham R. Frandsen; Harvard University, RWJF
   Presented by: Brigham Frandsen, Harvard University
 

Endogeneity and Imperfect Instruments in Applied Work: Deriving Bounds in a Semiparametric Model
By Steffen Reinhold, University of Mannheim
Tiemen Woutersen, Johns Hopkins University
   Presented by: Tiemen Woutersen, Johns Hopkins University

  Session 49: New Directions in Decision Theory

Session Organizer: Aldo Rustichini, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Garett Jones, George Mason University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 106
 

Monotone Threshold Representations
By Mira Frick; Department of Economics, Harvard University and Harvard Business School
   Presented by: Mira Frick, Harvard University
 

Intelligence, Patience, and Cooperation: An Experimental Study
By Omar al-Ubaydli; George Mason University
Garett Jones; George Mason University
Jaap Weel; George Mason University
   Presented by: Garett Jones, George Mason University
 

Economic Rationality, Risk Presentation, and Retirement Portfolio Choice
By Hazel Bateman;Centre for Pensions and Superannuation, University of New South Wales, Christine Ebling; Centre for the Study of Choice, University of Technology Sydney
John Geweke; Centre for the Study of Choice, University of Technology Sydney
Jordan Louviere; Centre for the Study of Choice, University of Technology Sydney
Stephen Satchell; Trinity College, University of Cambridge
Susan Thorp; Centre for the Study of Choice, University of Technology Sydney
   Presented by: Susan Thorp, University of Technology, Sydney
 

Self-Esteem, Shame and Personal Motivation
By Roberta Dessi; Toulouse School of Economics (GREMAQ and IDEI) and CEPR
Xiaojian Zhao; Dept of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
   Presented by: Xiaojian Zhao, HKUST

  Session 50: Economics of Platforms

Session Organizer: Kenneth Chay, Brown University
Session Chair: Hanna Halaburda, Harvard Business School
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 120
 

How do Switching Costs Affect Market Concentration and Prices in Network Industries?
By Jiawei Chen; University of California, Irvine
   Presented by: Jiawei Chen, University of California, Irvine
 

Platform Competition under Asymmetric Information
By Hanna Halaburda; Harvard University
Yaron Yehezkel; Tel Aviv University
   Presented by: Hanna Halaburda, Harvard Business School
 

When Does a Platform Create Value by Limiting Choice?
By Ramon Casadesus-Masanell; Harvard Business School
Hanna Halaburda; Harvard Business School
   Presented by: Hanna Halaburda, Harvard Business School

  Session 51: Finance

Session Organizer: Marcus Berliant, Washington University
Session Chair: Jun Li, University of Minnesota
Session type: contributed
Date: June 10, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom)
 

Segregating Continuous Volatility From Jumps In Long-Run Risk-Return Trade-Offs
By Cedric Okou; HEC Montreal
   Presented by: Cedric OKOU, HEC Montreal
 

Consumption Moment Risk Factors and Cross-Section of Long-Run Stock Returns
By Andrei Semenov; York University
   Presented by: Andrei Semenov, York University
 

Investment-specific shocks and momentum profits
By Jun Li; University of Minnesota
   Presented by: Jun Li, University of Minnesota

  Session 52: Bubbles and Asset Pricing

Session Organizer: Rodolfo Manuelli, Washington University
Session Chair: Juan Hatchondo, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 113
 

Bubbles in Prices of Exhaustible Resources
By Boyan Jovanovic; NYU Economics
   Presented by: Boyan Jovanovic, New York University
 

Competitive Poaching in Unsecured Lending
By Lukasz A Drozd; University of Pennsylvania
Ricardo Serrano-Padial; University of Wisconsin-Madison
   Presented by: Ricardo Serrano-Padial, University of Wisconsin - Madison
 

Bubbles and Credit Constraints
By Pengfei Wang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology; Jianjun Miao, Boston University
   Presented by: Pengfei Wang, Hong Kong University of Science and Tech
 

Mortgage defaults and recourse
By Juan Carlos Hatchondo; Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Leonardo Martinez; IMF
Juan Sanchez; Federal Reserve Bank of Saint Louis
   Presented by: Juan Hatchondo, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

  Session 53: Preferences & Information

Session Organizer: Paul Healy, OSU
Session Chair: Pablo Azar, MIT
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 206
 

Correlated Information and Direct Mechanism Design
By David Rahman; University of Minnesota
   Presented by: David Rahman, University of Minnesota
 

Crowdsourced Bayesian Auctions
[slides]
By Pablo Daniel Azar; MIT CSAIL
Jing Chen; MIT CSAIL
Silvio Micali; MIT CSAIL
   Presented by: Pablo Azar, MIT

  Session 54: Trade and Macroeconomics

Session Organizer: Charles Engel, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: David Arseneau, Federal Reserve Board
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 304
 

Trade and Synchronization in a Multi-Country Economy
By Luciana Juvenal; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Paulo Santos Monteiro; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Luciana Juvenal, Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis
 

House Prices Booms and Current Account Deficits
By Andrea Ferrero;
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
   Presented by: Andrea Ferrero, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
 

Threatening to Offshore in a Search Model of the Labor Market
By David M. Arseneau; Federal Reserve Board
Sylvain LeDuc; Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
   Presented by: David Arseneau, Federal Reserve Board

  Session 55: Foundations of Economic Theory

Session Organizer: David Levine, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Pei-yu Lo, The University of Hong Kong
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom)
 

Epistemic Foundations for the Failure of Nash Equilibrium
By Paul J. Healy; Ohio State University
   Presented by: Paul Healy, OSU
 

Relevance and Symmetry
By Peter Klibanoff; Northwestern University
Sujoy Mukerji; University of Oxford
Kyoungwon Seo; Northwestern University
   Presented by: Peter Klibanoff, Kellogg School of Management, Northweste
 

Hierarchical v.s. Independent Communication
By Pei-yu Melody Lo; The University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Pei-yu Lo, The University of Hong Kong

  Session 56: Partial Identification of Treatment Effects

Session Organizer: Donna Ginther, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Kenneth Couch, University of Connecticut
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 109
 

Fuzzy Change in Change
By Clément de Chaisemartin; Paris School of Economics and Crest/Insee
   Presented by: Clément de Chaisemartin, Paris School of Economics
 

Estimation of Treatment Effects Without an Exclusion Restriction: with an Application to the Analysis of the School Breakfast Program
By Daniel Millimet, SMU & IZA
Rusty Tchernis, GSU & NBER
   Presented by: Rusty Tchernis, Georgia State University
 

The Impact of the National School Lunch Program on Child Health: A Nonparametric Bounds Analysis
By Craig Gundersen; University of Illinois
Brent Kreider; Iowa State University
John V. Pepper; University of Virginia
   Presented by: Brent Kreider, Iowa State University
 

Model Specification Tests and the Estimation of Treatment Effects: An Application with Random and Non-Random Administrative Records
By Tao Chen; University of Connecticut
Kenneth A. Couch; University of Connecticut
   Presented by: Kenneth Couch, University of Connecticut

  Session 57: Identification of Nonseparable Models

Session Organizer: Donald Andrews,
Session Chair: Yuya Sasaki, Brown University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 108
 

Identification and Estimation of Nonparametric Panel Data Regressions with Measurement Error
By Daniel Wilhelm; University of Chicago
   Presented by: Daniel Wilhelm, University of Chicago
 

Semiparametric Estimation of Models with Conditional Moment Restrictions in the Presence of Nonclassical Measurement Errors
By Suyong Song; University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
   Presented by: Suyong Song, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
 

Nonparametric Identification and Estimation of Level-k Auctions
By Yonghong An; Johns Hopkins University
   Presented by: Yonghong An, Johns Hopkins University
 

Identification and Estimation of a Nonseparable Dynamic Panel Model with Attrition Hazards
[slides]
By Yuya Sasaki; Brown University
   Presented by: Yuya Sasaki, Brown University

  Session 58: Financial Intermediation 1

Session Organizer: Christopher Waller,
Session Chair: Pablo D'Erasmo, University of Maryland, College Park
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 104
 

Endogenous Credit Cycles
By Chao Gu; University of Missouri
Randall Wright; University of Wisconsin
   Presented by: Chao Gu, University of Missouri
 

A Quantitative Model of Banking Industry Dynamics
By Dean Corbae; University of Texas at Austin
Pablo D'Erasmo; University of Maryland
   Presented by: Pablo D'Erasmo, University of Maryland, College Park

  Session 59: Money, Finance and Policy

Session Organizer: Christopher Waller,
Session Chair: Rehim Kilic, Koc University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 104
 

Information insensitive securities: the true bene ts of Central Counterparties
By Francesca Carapella
David Mills
   Presented by: Christopher Waller,
 

Exchange-rate pass-through to import prices: nonlinearities and exchange rate and inflationary regimes
By Rehim Kilic; Koc University
   Presented by: Rehim Kilic, Koc University

  Session 60: Microeconometrics II

Session Organizer: Siddhartha Chib, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Monalisa Sen, University of Illinois at UC
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room)
 

Fractiles on Quantile Regression with Applications
By Anil Bera;
University of Illinois
Aurobindo Ghosh;
Singapore Management University
Zhijie Xiao;
Boston College
   Presented by: Aurobindo Ghosh, Singapore Management University
 

Identification of Underlying Beliefs from Subjective Distributions Data
By Brian Dillon; Cornell University
   Presented by: Brian Dillon, Cornell University
 

Specification Testing for Panel Spatial Models with Misspecifications
By Monalisa Sen; University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Anil K. Bera; University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
   Presented by: Monalisa Sen, University of Illinois at UC

  Session 61: Experiments in Individual Behavior and Games

Session Organizer: Aldo Rustichini, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Daniel Jones, University of Pittsburgh
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 103
 

Manipulation of choice behaviour
By Paola Manzini; University of St. Andrews
Marco Mariotti; University of St Andrews
Christopher Tyson; Queen Mary, University of London
   Presented by: Christopher Tyson, Queen Mary, University of London
 

The Behavioral Economics of Crime Rates and Punishment Levels
By Kaiwen Leong; Princeton University
Saori Chiba; Boston University
   Presented by: Saori Chiba, Boston University
 

Gender Differences in Reputation Concerns: A Field Experiment in Volunteering
By Sera Linardi; University of Pittsburgh
Daniel Jones; University of Pittsburgh
   Presented by: Daniel Jones, University of Pittsburgh

  Session 62: Structural Estimation of Dynamic Behavior

Session Organizer: Kenneth Chay, Brown University
Session Chair: Natalia Khorunzhina, University of Pittsburgh
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 106
 

Welfare Reform and the Dynamic Effects of Time Limits
By Marc K. Chan; Peking University
   Presented by: Marc Chan, Peking University
 

Stock Market Participation Costs: Empirical Analysis
By Natalia Khorunzhina; University of Pittsburgh
   Presented by: Natalia Khorunzhina, University of Pittsburgh

  Session 63: Finance and Managers

Session Organizer: Marcus Berliant, Washington University
Session Chair: Sergey Stepanov, New Economic School
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom)
 

Optimal Division of Effort between Working and Learning Information about the Financial Market
By Guannan Luo; Northwestern University
   Presented by: Guannan Luo, Northwestern University
 

The Implications of VaR and Short-Sell Restrictions on the Portfolio Manager Performance
By Fulbert Tchana Tchana; Finance Quebec
Georges Tsafack; Suffolk University
   Presented by: Georges TSAFACK KEMASSONG, Suffolk University
 

Takeovers under Asymmetric Information: Block Trades and Tender Offers in Equilibrium
By Sergey Stepanov; New Economic School, Moscow
   Presented by: Sergey Stepanov, New Economic School

  Session 64: Uncertainty in Macroeconomics

Session Organizer: Rodolfo Manuelli, Washington University
Session Chair: HERVE ROCHE, CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC STATE UNIVERSITY
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 103
 

Robust Control and Filtering under Rational Inattention in a Permanent Income Model
By Yulei Luo; University of Hong Kong
Eric R. Young; University of Virginia
   Presented by: Yulei Luo, The University of Hong Kong
 

Speculative Bubbles in a Pure Exchange Economy
By Herve J Roche; California Polytechnic State University
   Presented by: HERVE ROCHE, CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC STATE UNIVERSITY

  Session 65: Intertemporal Consumption and Saving Behavior

Session Organizer: Ping Wang, Washington University
Session Chair: YiLi Chien, Purdue University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room)
 

Why Do Americans Spend So Much More in Medical Care Than Europeans?
By Hui He; University of Hawaii
Kevin X.D. Huang; Vanderbilt University
   Presented by: Hui He, University of Hawaii
 

Understanding Consumption Behavior: Evidence from Consumers' Reaction to Shopping Vouchers
By Kamhon Kan; Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica
Shin-Kun Peng; Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
 

Concave Consumption Function under Borrowing Constraints
By Richard M.H. Suen
University of California, Riverside
   Presented by: Richard M. H. Suen, University of California, Riverside
 

Excessive Perks to Restrain the Hidden Saving Problem
By YiLi Chien; Department of Economics, Purdue University
Joon Song; Department of Economics, Essex University
   Presented by: YiLi Chien, Purdue University

  Session 66: Households, Budgets, and Lending

Session Organizer: Gary Hoover, University of Alabama
Session Chair: Ruben Hernandez, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom)
 

The Joint Labor Supply Decision of Married Couples and the Social Security Pension System
By Shinichi Nishiyama; Georgia State University
   Presented by: Shinichi Nishiyama, Georgia State University
 

Race and Subprime Loan Pricing
By Andra C. Ghent;Baruch College
Ruben Hernandez-Murillo;Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Michael T. Owyang;Federal Reserve Bank
of St. Louis
   Presented by: Ruben Hernandez, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

  Session 67: Sovereign Default

Session Organizer: Charles Engel, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: Bora Durdu, Federal Reserve Board
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 304
 

Evidence for Dynamic Contracts in Sovereign Bank Lending
By Peter Benczur; Central European University
Cosmin Ilut; Duke University
   Presented by: Cosmin Ilut, Duke University
 

Debt dilution and sovereign default risk
By Juan Carlos Hatchondo; Richmond FED
Leonardo Martinez; IMF
Cesar Sosa Padilla; University of Maryland
   Presented by: Leonardo Martinez, International Monetary Fund
 

News and sovereign default risk in small open economies
By Bora Durdu, Federal Reserve Board
Ricardo Nunes, Federal Reserve Board
Horacio Sapriza, Federal Reserve Board
   Presented by: Bora Durdu, Federal Reserve Board

  Session 68: Political Economy, Corruption and Development

Session Organizer: David Levine, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Charles Zheng, University of Western Ontario
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 113
 

Social Learning in Regime Change Games
By Chong Huang; University of Pennsylvania
   Presented by: Chong Huang, University of Pennsylvania
 

Favoritism
By Yann Bramoulle; Laval University
Sanjeev Goyal; Cambridge University
   Presented by: Yann Bramoullé, Laval
 

Group Reputation, Anonymous Matching, and External Monitoring in a Model of Corruption
By Huan Wang; CASS
Yi Zhang; Singapore Management University
   Presented by: Yi Zhang, Singapore Management University
 

Robust Collusion in Auctions
By Charles Z. Zheng; University of Western Ontario
   Presented by: Charles Zheng, University of Western Ontario

  Session 69: Quantile Methods and Panel Data

Session Organizer: Donna Ginther, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Ted Juhl, University of Kansas
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 104
 

Nonseparable Sample Selection Models
[slides]
By Blaise Melly; Brown University
Martin Huber; St. Gallen University
   Presented by: Blaise Melly, Brown University
 

Smoothed quantile regression for panel data
By Antonio Galvao, University of Iowa
Kengo Kato, Kyoto University
   Presented by: Antonio Galvao, University of Iowa
 

A DIRECT TEST FOR CROSS-SECTIONAL CORRELATION IN PANEL DATA MODELS
By Ted Juhl
University of Kansas
   Presented by: Ted Juhl, University of Kansas

  Session 70: Microeconometrics

Session Organizer: Donald Andrews,
Session Chair: Qingfeng Liu, Otaru University of Commerce
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 108
 

Estimating Treatment Effects with Proxies for Controls
By James Heckman; University of Chicago
Susanne Schennach; University of Chicago
Benjamin Williams; University of Chicago
   Presented by: Benjamin Williams, University of Chicago
 

Partial Identification of Local Average Treatment Effects with an Invalid Instrument
By Carlos A. Flores; University of Miami
Alfonso Flores-Lagunes; University of Florida
   Presented by: Carlos Flores, University of Miami
 

Parametric and Semiparametric Structure Estimation of Hotelling-type Discrete Choice Games in A Single Market with An Increasing Number of Players
By Haiqing Xu; Pennsylvania State University
   Presented by: Haiqing Xu, the Pennsylvania State University
 

Generalized Cp Model Averaging for Heteroskedastic Models
[slides]
By Qingfeng Liu; Otaru University of Commerce
Ryo Okui; Kyoto University
   Presented by: Qingfeng Liu, Otaru University of Commerce

  Session 71: Agency

Session Organizer: John Nachbar, Washington University
Session Chair: Nicolas Klein, University of Bonn
Session type: invited
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom)
 

Optimal Incentive Provision in Crowdsourcing Environments
By J. Aislinn Bohren; University of California, San Diego
Troy Kravitz; University of California, San Diego
   Presented by: Troy Kravitz, University of California, San Diego
 

Repeated Interaction and the Revelation of the Monitor's Type: A Principal-Monitor-Agent Problem
By Antonio Osorio; Universitat Rovira i Virgili
   Presented by: Antonio Osorio Costa, Universitat Rovira i Virgili
 

A Fixed-point Method for Validating the First-order Approach
By Rongzhu Ke, Chinese University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Rongzhu Ke, University of Hong Kong
 

The Importance of Being Honest
By Nicolas A. Klein; University of Bonn
   Presented by: Nicolas Klein, University of Bonn

  Session 72: Financial Intermediation 2

Session Organizer: Christopher Waller,
Session Chair: Zhe Li, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 104
 

Financial Innovation, the Discovery of Risk, and the U.S. Credit Crisis
By Emine Boz; IMF
Enrique Mendoza; University of Maryland
   Presented by: Emine Boz, International Monetary Fund
 

Credit Default Swap Spreads and Systemic Financial Risk
By Stefano Giglio; Harvard University
   Presented by: Stefano Giglio, Harvard University
 

Financial Intermediation, Risk Taking and Monetary Policy
By Simona E. Cociuba; Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Malik Shukayev; Bank of Canada
Alexander Ueberfeldt; Bank of Canada
   Presented by: Simona Cociuba, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
 

Capital Requirement, Securitization and Risky Investment
By Zhe Li; Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Jianfei Sun; Shanghai Jiaotong U.
   Presented by: Zhe Li, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

  Session 73: Asymptotically stationary models

Session Organizer: Werner Ploberger, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Xuexin WANG, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 106
 

The Indirect Continuum GMM Estimation
By Rachidi KOTCHONI; CRÉA, Université Laval
   Presented by: Rachidi Kotchoni, CREA - Université de Laval
 

A Simple Portmanteau Test for Conditional Goodness-of-Fit of Dynamic Models
By Zaichao Du; Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China
Juan Carlos Escanciano; Indiana University, Bloomington
   Presented by: Zaichao Du, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics
 

A General Approach to Conditional Moment Specification Testing with Projections
By Xuexin WANG;Department of Economics, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid.
   Presented by: Xuexin WANG, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

  Session 74: Financial Econometrics

Session Organizer: Siddhartha Chib, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Richard Luger, Georgia State University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 109
 

Econometric Measures of Systemic Risk in the Finance and Insurance Sectors
By Monica Billio; University of Venice
Mila Getmansky; UMass-Amherst
Andrew W. Lo; MIT
Loriana Pelizzon; University of Venice
   Presented by: Mila Getmansky Sherman, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
 

Put Option Implied Risk-Premia in General Equilibrium under Recursive Preferences
By Satadru Hore; Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Hedibert Lopes; University of Chicago
Robert McCulloch; University of Texas at Austin
   Presented by: Satadru Hore, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
 

Consumption and Expected Asset Returns: An Unobserved Component Approach
By N. Kundan Kishor; University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Swati Kumari;University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
   Presented by: Narayan Kishor, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
 

Testing Linear Factor Pricing Models with Large Cross-Sections: A Distribution-Free Approach
By Richard Luger; Georgia State University
Sermin Gungor; Bank of Canada
   Presented by: Richard Luger, Georgia State University

  Session 75: Banks and Lending

Session Organizer: Kenneth Chay, Brown University
Session Chair: Liad Wagman, Illinois Institute of Technology
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 206
 

Default and bankruptcy in an entrepreneurial economy with incomplete markets
By Jaimilton Carvalho; Bank of Brazil and Catholic University of Brasilia
Jose Angelo Divino; Catholic University of Brasilia
Jaime Orrillo; Catholic University of Brasilia
   Presented by: Jose Divino, Catholic University of Brasilia
 

Information Production in the Process of Securitization
By Yu Zheng; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Yu Zheng, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Does Mortgage Deregulation Increase Foreclosures? Evidence from Cleveland
By Yilan Xu; University of Pittsburgh
   Presented by: Yilan Xu, University of Pittsburgh
 

Information Acquisition in Competitive Mortgage Markets
By Jeremy M. Burke; RAND Corporation
Curtis R. Taylor; Duke University
Liad Wagman; Illinois Institute of Technology
   Presented by: Liad Wagman, Illinois Institute of Technology

  Session 76: Growth

Session Organizer: Rodolfo Manuelli, Washington University
Session Chair: Sephorah Mangin, University of Melbourne
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 103
 

The Dance of the Dynamics
By Lei Ji; Old Dominion University
John J. Seater; North Carolina State University
   Presented by: John Seater, North Carolina State University
 

Productivity Differences in Developing and Developed Countries: Where are the Bottlenecks?
By Rodrigo Fuentes; P. Universidad Católica de Chile
Verónica Mies; P. Universidad Católica de Chile
   Presented by: Veronica Mies, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
 

A Search-Theoretic Model of TFP Growth
By Sephorah Mangin; University of Melbourne
   Presented by: Sephorah Mangin, University of Melbourne

  Session 77: Misallocation and Firm Productivity

Session Organizer: Ping Wang, Washington University
Session Chair: Burak Uras, Tilburg University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room)
 

Knowledge Linkages and Multi-Sector Firm Innovations
[slides]
By April Cai; University of New South Wales
Nan Li; Ohio State University
   Presented by: Nan Li, Ohio State University
 

Span of Control and Production Efficiency-Evidence from Korean and Taiwanese IT Firms
By Wen-Chieh Lee; Washington University in St.Louis
   Presented by: Wen-Chieh Lee, Washington Universty in St.Louis
 

Distortion and Friction: Evidence from A Structural Estimation on UK and Chinese Manufacturing Firms
By Zheng Michael Song; Chinese University of Hong Kong
Guiying Laura Wu; Nanyang Technological University
   Presented by: Guiying Wu, Nanyang Technological University
 

Financial Pledgeability, Misallocation of Capital and Total Factor Productivity
By Burak R. Uras; Tilburg University
   Presented by: Burak Uras, Tilburg University

  Session 78: Urban Economics

Session Organizer: Marcus Berliant, Washington University
Session Chair: Oliver Falck, Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom)
 

Free Parking for All in Shopping Malls
By Kevin Hasker; Bilkent University
Eren Inci; Sabanci University
   Presented by: Eren Inci, Sabanci University
 

From Russia with Love: The Impact of Relocated Firms on Incumbent Survival
By Oliver Falck; ifo at U Munich
Christina Guenther; Max Planck Institute of Economics
Stephan Heblich; U Stirling
William Kerr, U Harvard
   Presented by: Oliver Falck, Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich

  Session 79: Deficits, Taxes, and Spending

Session Organizer: Gary Hoover, University of Alabama
Session Chair: Martin Lopez-Daneri, University of Iowa
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 304
 

Identifying the Effects of Government Spending Shocks with and without Expected Reversal: an Approach Based on Real-Time Data
By Jacopo Cimadomo; European Central Bank
Sergio Sola; Graduate Institute
   Presented by: Sergio Sola, Graduate Institute
 

Deficits, Gifts, and Bequests
By Daniel Barczyk; New York University
   Presented by: Daniel Barczyk, New York University
 

The Macroeconomics Effects of a Negative Income Tax
By Martin Lopez-Daneri; University of Iowa
   Presented by: Martin Lopez-Daneri, University of Iowa

  Session 80: Theoretical Macro Finance

Session Organizer: David Levine, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Ming Yang, Princeton University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom)
 

STRONG BUBBLES AND COMMON EXPECTED BUBBLES IN A FINITE HORIZON MODEL
By Jie Zheng; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Jie Zheng, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Optimality of Securitized Debt with Endogenous and Flexible Information Acquisition
[slides]
By Ming Yang; Princeton University
   Presented by: Ming Yang, Princeton University

  Session 81: Pensions

Session Organizer: Donna Ginther, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Maria Casanova, UCLA
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 104
 

Pension design with a large informal labor market: evidence from Chile.
By Clement Joubert; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
   Presented by: Clement Joubert, University of North Carolina at Chapel H
 

Who Leaves and Who Stays: An Analysis of Teachers' ‎Behavioral Response to Retirement Incentives
By Josh B. McGee‎; University of Arkansas
Robert M. Costrell; University of Arkansas
   Presented by: Josh McGee, University of Arkansas
 

Happy Together: A Structural Model of Couples' Joint Retirement Decisions
[slides]
By Maria Casanova; UCLA
   Presented by: Maria Casanova, UCLA
 

Teacher Pension Incentives and the Timing of Retirement
[slides]
By Shawn Ni; U of Missouri
Michael Podgursky; University of Missouri
   Presented by: Michael Podgursky, University of Missouri

  Session 82: Monetary Theory

Session Organizer: Christopher Waller,
Session Chair: YiLi Chien, Purdue University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 104
 

Inflation and Welfare with Search and Price Dispersion
By Liang Wang; University of Pennsylvania
   Presented by: Liang Wang, University of Hawaii at Manoa
 

On the Societal Benefit of Credit Card as a Means of Payment
By Jonathan Chiu; Bank of Canada
Mei Dong; Bank of Canada
Enchuan Shao; Bank of Canada
   Presented by: Mei Dong, Bank of Canada
 

Mechanism Design and Competitive Markets in a Quasi-linear Environment with Limited Commitment
By Janet Hua Jiang, University of Manitoba
   Presented by: janet hua jiang, University of Manitoba
 

Understanding the Distributional Impact of Inflation
By Gabriele Camera; Purdue University
YiLi Chien; Purdue University
   Presented by: YiLi Chien, Purdue University

  Session 83: Economic Theory

Session Organizer: John Nachbar, Washington University
Session Chair: Tarun Sabarwal, University of Kansas
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 206
 

From Singularity Theory to Finiteness of Walrasian Equilibria
By Sofia Castro; Universidade do Porto
Sami Dakhlia; ESCE-Paris
Peter Gothen; Universidade do Porto
   Presented by: Sami Dakhlia, Ecole Superieure du Commerce Exterieur
 

Incentive Compatible Market Design with Applications
By M. Bumin Yenmez; Carnegie Mellon University and Microsoft Research
   Presented by: Mehmet Yenmez, Carnegie Mellon University
 

A Noncooperative View of the Core without Binding Agreements
By Huibin Yan; UCSC
   Presented by: Huibin Yan, UC-Santa Cruz
 

Characterizing Stability Properties in Games with Strategic Substitutes
By Sunanda Roy; Iowa State University
Tarun Sabarwal; University of Kansas
   Presented by: Tarun Sabarwal, University of Kansas

  Session 84: Financial Econometrics

Session Organizer: Werner Ploberger, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Natalia Sizova, Rice University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 108
 

Predicting returns with a co-fractional VAR model
By Daniela Osterrieder; CREATES and Aarhus University
Peter C. Schotman; Maastricht University, CEPR, and NETSPAR
   Presented by: Daniela Osterrieder, CREATES and Aarhus University
 

Optimal Portfolio Selection using Regularization;
By Marine Carrasco; University of Montreal, CIREQ
Neree Noumon; University of Montreal, CIREQ
   Presented by: Neree NOUMON, Université de Montreal
 

Parameter Estimation Robust to Low-Frequency Contamination with Applications to ARMA, GARCH and Stochastic Volatility Models
By Adam McCloskey; Boston University
   Presented by: Adam McCloskey, Boston University
 

Long-Horizon Return Regressions with Historical Volatility and Other Long-Memory Variables
By Natalia Sizova; Rice University
   Presented by: Natalia Sizova, Rice University

  Session 85: Factor Models

Session Organizer: Siddhartha Chib, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Yohei Yamamoto, University of Alberta
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 109
 

An Endogenous Clustered Factor Model of International Business Cycles
By Neville Francis; UNC
Michael Owyang; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Ozge Savascin; UNC
   Presented by: Michael Owyang, Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis
 

Bootstrap Inference for Impulse Response Functions in Factor-Augmented Vector Autoregressions
By Yohei Yamamoto: University of Alberta
   Presented by: Yohei Yamamoto, University of Alberta

  Session 86: Trade, General Equilbrium and Preferences

Session Organizer: John Conley, Vanderbilt University
Session Chair: John Conley, Vanderbilt University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 106
 

Supermodular Utility Representations
By Alejandro Francetich; Stanford GSB
   Presented by: Alejandro Francetich, Stanford GSB
 

A Multidimensional Lorenz Dominance Relation
[slides]
By Asis K. Banerjee;Institute of Development Studies Kolkara
   Presented by: Asis Banerjee, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, and Institute of Development Studies Kolkata
 

A General Equilibrium Model of Decision Makers with Belief Dependent Preferences
By Hyeon Park; University of Pittsburgh
   Presented by: Hyeon Park, University of Pittsburgh
 

A Dixit-Stiglitz general equilibrium model with oligopolistic markets: Enough is enough
By John Conley; Vanderbilt University
Robert Driskill; Vanderbilt University
Hideo Konishi; Boston College
   Presented by: John Conley, Vanderbilt University

  Session 87: Social and Economic Interactions

Session Organizer: Kenneth Chay, Brown University
Session Chair: Sergey Popov, University of Illinois
Session type: contributed
Date: June 11, 2011
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 113
 

The Role of Reciprocation in Social Network Formation, with an Application to Blogging
By Alexia Gaudeul; GSBC Jena
Caterina Giannetti; GSBC Jena
   Presented by: Alexia Gaudeul, GSBC Jena
 

Bayesian Social Learning, Conformity or Stubbornness?
By Daniel F. Stone; Oregon State University
Basit Zafar; Federal Reserve Bank of New York
   Presented by: Basit Zafar, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
 

Utility Interdependence and Consumption Behavior: The Roles of Envy and Habits
By Francisco Alvarez-Cuadrado; McGill University
Jose Maria Casado Garcia; Bank of Spain
Jose Maria Labeaga Azcona: UNED and Instituto de Estudios Fiscales
Dhanoos Sutthiphisal; McGill University
   Presented by: Jose Maria Casado Garcia, Bank of Spain
 

University Competition, Grading Standards and Grade Inflation
By Sergey Popov; University of Illinois
Dan Bernhardt; University of Illinois
   Presented by: Sergey Popov, University of Illinois

  Session 88: International Risk Sharing and Capital Controls

Session Organizer: Charles Engel, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: Jordi Mondria, University of Toronto
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom)
 

Crisis, Capital Controls and Covered Interest Parity: Evidence from China in Transformation
By Jinzhao CHEN; EconomiX, University of Paris West - Nanterre la Défense
   Presented by: Jinzhao Chen, CEPII & EconomiX-CNRS, University of Paris West - Nanterre la Défense
 

Robust Control, Informational Frictions, and International Consumption Correlations
By Jun Nie; Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas city
Yulei Luo; University of Hong Kong
Eric R.Young; University of Virginia
   Presented by: Yulei Luo, The University of Hong Kong
 

International Risk Sharing with Endogenously Segmented Asset Markets
By Simona Cociuba; Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Ananth Ramanarayanan; Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
   Presented by: Ananth Ramanarayanan, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
 

Financial Liberalization and Neighbor Coordination
By Arvind Magesan; University of Calgary
Jordi Mondria; University of Toronto
   Presented by: Jordi Mondria, University of Toronto

  Session 89: Communication and Information Acquisition

Session Organizer: David Levine, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Cristian Troncoso-Valverde, Universidad Diego Portales
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom)
 

Experts, Conflicts of Interest, and Reputation for Ability
By Filippo Pavesi; University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy
Massimo Scotti; UTS Sydney, Australia
   Presented by: Filippo Pavesi, University of Milan-Bicocca & CEU Budape
 

Information Acquisition in a War of Attrition
By Kyungmin Kim; University of Iowa
Zhiyun Xu; University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Zhiyun Xu, University of Hong Kong
 

Information Provision in Competing Auctions
By Cristian Troncoso-Valverde; Universidad Diego Portales
   Presented by: Cristian Troncoso-Valverde, Universidad Diego Portales

  Session 90: Children and Human Capital

Session Organizer: Donna Ginther, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Maria Canon, Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 104
 

Why Is the Sex Ratio Unbalanced in China? The Roles of the One-Child Policy, Underdeveloped Social Insurance, and Parental Expectations
By Xue Li; University of Maryland
   Presented by: XUE LI, University of Maryland at College Park
 

Parenting Style and the Development of Human Capital in Children
[slides]
By Marco Cosconati; Bank of Italy & IZA
   Presented by: Marco Cosconati, Bank of Italy
 

Labor-Market Returns to the GED Using Regression Discontinuity Analysis
By Peter Mueser; University of Missouri
Kenneth Troske; University of Kentucky
   Presented by: Peter Mueser, University of Missouri
 

The Role of Schools in the Production of Achievement
By Maria Canon
Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis
   Presented by: Maria Canon, Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis

  Session 91: Business Cycles

Session Organizer: Donald Andrews,
Session Chair: Robert Tetlow, Federal Reserve Board
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 104
 

Credit Risk and the Macroeconomy
[slides]
By Simon Gilchrist; Boston University and NBER
Alberto Ortiz; Oberlin College and EGADE Business School
Egon Zakrajsek; Federal Reserve Board
   Presented by: Alberto Ortiz Bolaños, Oberlin College
 

How Much are SVARs with Long-Run Restrictions Missing without Cyclically Moving Factor Shares?
By Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis;
Washington University in St. Louis
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
   Presented by: Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Financial Stress and Economic Dynamics: the transmission of crises
By Kirstin Hubrich; European Central Bank
Robert J. Tetlow; Federal Reserve Board and IMF
   Presented by: Robert Tetlow, Federal Reserve Board

  Session 92: Multivariate Models

Session Organizer: Werner Ploberger, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Charalambos Tsangarides, International Monetary Fund
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 108
 

Identification of Macroeconomic Factors in Large Panels
By Lasse Bork, University of Aarhus,
Hans Dewachter, University of Leuven,
Romain Houssa, University of Namur
   Presented by: Romain Houssa, University of Namur
 

Infinite dimensional factor model: representation and estimation
By Mario Forni ; Universita' di Modena e Reggio Emilia, CEPR and RECent
Marc Hallin ; ECARES, Universite' Libre de Bruxelles
Marco Lippi ; Universita' di Roma La Sapienza and EIEF
Paolo Zaffaroni ; Imperial College London
   Presented by: Paolo Zaffaroni, imperial college london
 

Tests for Parameter Instability in Dynamic Factor Models
By Xu Han; North Carolina State University
Atsushi Inoue; North Carolina State University
   Presented by: Xu Han, North Carolina State University
 

New Information Response Functions
By Caroline Jardet; Banque de France
Alain Monfort; CREST
Fulvio Pegoraro; Banque de France
   Presented by: Fulvio Pegoraro, Banque de france
 

Limited Information Bayesian Model Averaging for Dynamic Panels with Short Time Periods
[slides]
By Huigang Chen, Alin Mirestean, Charalambos G. Tsangarides
International Monetary Fund
   Presented by: Charalambos Tsangarides, International Monetary Fund

  Session 93: Health Insurance

Session Organizer: Barton Hamilton, Washington University
Session Chair: Amanda Kowalski, Yale University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 103
 

Estimating the Tradeoff Between Risk Protection and Moral Hazard with a Nonlinear Budget Set Model of Health Insurance
By Amanda E. Kowalski; Yale University
   Presented by: Amanda Kowalski, Yale University
 

Health Insurance, Treatment Plan, and Delegation to Altruistic Physician
By Ting Liu; Michigan State University
Ching-to Albert Ma; Boston University
   Presented by: Ting Liu, Michigan State University
 

The Consequences of a Public Health Insurance Option: Evidence from Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Insurance Markets
By Daniel P. Miller; Clemson University
Jungwon Yeo; Singapore Management University
   Presented by: Daniel Miller, Clemson University

  Session 94: Markets and Competition

Session Organizer: Aldo Rustichini, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Hanke Wickhorst, University of Muenster
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room)
 

Paying too much to top up: an online field experiment on price dispersion
By David Ong; Peking Unversity HSBC Business School
Zemin Zhong; Peking Unversity
   Presented by: David Ong, Peking Unversity HSBC Business School
 

Overconfidence and Team-Performance: An Analysis of NBA-Player's Self-Perception
By Hannah Geyer; University of Münster
Hanke Wickhorst; University of Münster
   Presented by: Hanke Wickhorst, University of Muenster

  Session 95: Taxation and Social Security

Session Organizer: John Conley, Vanderbilt University
Session Chair: Hisahiro Naito,
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 304
 

Designing Optimal Pension Systems
By Ali Shourideh; University of Minnesota
Maxim Troshkin; University of Minnesota
   Presented by: Maxim Troshkin, University of Minnesota
 

Social Security and the Rise in Health Spending: A Macroeconomic Analysis
By Kai (Jackie) Zhao; the University of Western Ontario
   Presented by: Kai (Jackie) Zhao, University of Western Ontario
 

Mirrlees Meets Modigliani-Miller: Optimal Taxation and Capital Structure
By Kyoung Jin Choi; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Kyoung Jin Choi, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Pareto-improving immigration in the presence of social security
By Hisahiro Naito;University of Tsukuba
   Presented by: Hisahiro Naito,

  Session 96: Consumer Demand and Firm Competition

Session Organizer: Kenneth Chay, Brown University
Session Chair: Alberto Salvo, Northwestern University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 8:30 - 10:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 106
 

Reviews, Reputation, and Revenue: The Case of Yelp.com
By Michael Luca; Boston University
   Presented by: Michael Luca, Boston University
 

Consumer Choice Between Gasoline and Sugarcane Ethanol
By Alberto Salvo; Northwestern University
Cristian Huse; Stockholm School of Economics
   Presented by: Alberto Salvo, Northwestern University

  Session 97: International Financial Transmission

Session Organizer: Charles Engel, University of Wisconsin
Session Chair: Ricardo Correa, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 109 (Greenfield Classroom)
 

Making Sense of China's Excessive Foreign Reserves
By yi wen
federal reserve bank of st. louis
   Presented by: Yi Wen, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

International Banks and the Cross-Border Transmission of Business Cycles
By Ricardo Correa; Federal Reserve Board
Horacio Sapriza; Federal Reserve Board
Andrei Zlate; Federal Reserve Board
   Presented by: Ricardo Correa, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

  Session 98: Theoretical Industrial Organization

Session Organizer: David Levine, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Sébastien Mitraille, Toulouse Business School
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 210 (Atlantic Seminar Room)
 

Price-Matching in a Sequential Search Duopoly
[slides]
By Aleksandr Yankelevich; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Aleksandr Yankelevich, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Contracting with Private Evaluations and Communication
By Matthias Lang; Max Planck Institute for Research
on Collective Goods
   Presented by: Matthias Lang, Max Planck Institute
 

Imperfect Competition with Competitive Speculation
By Sebastien Mitraille; Toulouse Business School
Henry Thille; University of Guelph
   Presented by: Sébastien Mitraille, Toulouse Business School

  Session 99: Monetary Policy 1

Session Organizer: Christopher Waller,
Session Chair: Ivan Petrella, Faculty of Business & Economics
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 304
 

Loose Commitment in Medium-Scale Macroeconomic Models: Theory and an Application
By Davide Debortoli; UC San Diego
Junior Maih; Norges Bank
Ricardo Nunes; Federal Reserve Board
   Presented by: Ricardo Nunes, Federal Reserve Board
 

Financial Crises, Unconventional Monetary Policy Exit Strategies, and Agents' Expectations
By Andrew Foerster; Duke University
   Presented by: Andrew Foerster, Duke University
 

Loss Aversion and the Transmission of Monetary Policy
By Edoardo Gaffeo;
University of Trento, Italy
Ivan Petrella;
Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
Damjan Pfajfar;
Tillburg University, The Neaderlands
Emiliano Santoro;
University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Catholic University of Milan, Italy
   Presented by: Ivan Petrella, Faculty of Business & Economics

  Session 100: Networks

Session Organizer: John Nachbar, Washington University
Session Chair: David Miller, University of California, San Diego
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 104
 

Information Acquisition, Social Networks and Prediction Markets
By Liangfei Qiu; University of Texas
   Presented by: Liangfei Qiu, University of Texas at Austin
 

An Informational Theory of Homophily
By Georgy Egorov; Northwestern University
Mattias Polborn; University of Illinois
   Presented by: Georgy Egorov, Northwestern University
 

Enforcing Cooperation in Networked Societies
By S. Nageeb Ali; UCSD
David A. Miller; UCSD
   Presented by: David Miller, University of California, San Diego

  Session 101: Development

Session Organizer: Sebastian Galiani, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Francesca de Nicola, IFPRI
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 206
 

Electoral Incentives and Public Education Spending: Evidence from Brazil
By Leonardo Bursztyn; UCLA
   Presented by: Leonardo Bursztyn, UCLA Anderson
 

Queuing for Credit: Increasing the Reach of Microfinance Through Sequential Group Lending
By Kumar Aniket; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Kumar Aniket, University of Cambridge
 

The Impact of Weather Insurance on Consumption, Investment, and Welfare
By Francesca de Nicola; Johns Hopkins University
   Presented by: Francesca de Nicola, IFPRI

  Session 102: Specification Testing

Session Organizer: Werner Ploberger, Washington University in St Louis
Session Chair: Ke-Li Xu, Texas A&M University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Seigle Hall Room 301 (Rettner Classroom)
 

A Predictability Test for a Small Number of Nested Models
By Eleonora Granziera; Bank of Canada
Kirstin Hubrich; European central Bank
Roger Hyungsik Moon; University of Southern California
   Presented by: Eleonora Granziera, Bank of Canada
 

A nonparametric constancy test for copulas under mixing conditions
By Maarten van Kampen; Ruhr Graduate School and TU Dortmund
Dominik Wied; TU Dortmund
   Presented by: Maarten van Kampen, TU Dortmund
 

Nonparametric Tests of Time Variation in Betas
By Ilze Kalnina; Universite de Montreal
   Presented by: Ilze Kalnina, University of Montreal
 

Powerful Tests for Structural Changes in Volatility
By Ke-Li Xu; Texas A&M University
   Presented by: Ke-Li Xu, Texas A&M University

  Session 103: Empirical Models of the Labor Market

Session Organizer: Barton Hamilton, Washington University
Session Chair: Juan Pantano, UCLA
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 103
 

Social Security Benefits, Life Expectancies and Early Retirement
By Maria Casanova, UCLA
Daifeng He, William and Mary
Juan Pantano, Washington University in St. Louis
Yu Zheng, Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Juan Pantano, UCLA
 

The Role of Location in Evaluating Racial Wage Disparity
By Dan A. Black; University of Chicago
Natalia Kolesnikova; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Seth G. Sanders; Duke University
Lowell J. Taylor; Carnegie Mellon University
   Presented by: Natalia Kolesnikova, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

Learning, Persistent Beliefs, and the Impact of Training Contracts
By Mitchell Hoffman; UC Berkeley
   Presented by: Mitchell Hoffman, UC Berkeley
 

Information Asymmetry and Equilibrium Monitoring in Education
By Maria Marta Ferreyra; Carnegie Mellon University
Pierre Jinghong Liang, Carnegie Mellon University
   Presented by: Maria Ferreyra, Carnegie Mellon University

  Session 104: Crime, Politics and Matching

Session Organizer: John Conley, Vanderbilt University
Session Chair: Timothy Lambie-Hanson, Suffolk University
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 104
 

Multilateral Matching
By John William Hatfield: Graduate School of Business, Stanford University
Scott Duke Kominers; Harvard Business School, Harvard University
   Presented by: John Hatfield, Stanford University
 

Search for a Theory of Organized Crimes
By Juin-Jen Chang; Academia Sinica
Huei-Chung Lu; Fu-Jen Catholic University
Ping Wang; Washington University in St. Louis/NBER
   Presented by: Ping Wang, Washington University
 

Campaign Contributions as Valence
[slides]
By Timothy Lambie-Hanson; Suffolk University
   Presented by: Timothy Lambie-Hanson, Suffolk University

  Session 105: Empirical Microeconomics

Session Organizer: Kenneth Chay, Brown University
Session Chair: Marcello Sartarelli, Institute of Education
Session type: contributed
Date: June 12, 2011
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Location: Simon Hall Room 106
 

How Does Information and Communication Technology Affect Workplace Organization?
By Tat-kei Lai; University of Toronto
   Presented by: Tat-kei Lai, University of Toronto
 

The Effect of Paid Maternity Leave on Infant Feeding Practices: Evidence from California
By Rui Huang; University of Connecticut
Muzhe Yang; Lehigh University
   Presented by: Muzhe Yang, Lehigh University
 

105 sessions, 342 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Disscussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
1Accetturo, AntonioP3
2Adams, ChristopherP18, C18
3An, YonghongP57
4Aniket, KumarP101
5Arseneau, DavidP54, C54
6Azar, PabloP53, C53
7Azevedo, EduardoP12, C12
8Azrieli, YaronP30, C30
9Badel, AlejandroP14, C14
10Banerjee, AsisP86
11Barczyk, DanielP79
12Barlo, MehmetP24, C24
13Bauer, MichaelP36
14Belley, PhilippeP44, C44
15Beshkar, MostafaP29
16Bi, HuixinP21
17Billi, RobertoP8
18Bishop, KellyP19, C19
19Blavatskyy, PavloP18
20Bohren, J. AislinnP30
21Boosey, LukeP5, C5
22Boyer, PierreP45
23Boz, EmineP72
24Bramoullé, YannP68
25Bursztyn, LeonardoP101
26Canon, MariaP90, C90
27Carli, FrancescoP39, C39
28Casado Garcia, Jose MariaP87
29Casanova, MariaP81, C81
30Cattaneo, MatiasP46, C46
31Chan, MarcP62
32Chang, BrianaP47
33Chen, DaphneP14
34Chen, JiaweiP50
35Chen, Yi-YiP5
36Chen, JinzhaoP88
37Chen, XiaoshanP21, C21
38Chiba, SaoriP61
39Chien, YiLiP65, C65, P82, C82
40Choi, Kyoung JinP95
41Chuang, O-ChiaP1
42Cociuba, SimonaP72
43Colombo, LucaP6
44Conley, JohnP86, C86
45Corbae, DeanP28, C28
46Cordoba, JuanP40, C40
47Correa, RicardoP97, C97
48Cosconati, MarcoP90
49Couch, KennethP56, C56
50D'Erasmo, PabloP27
51D'Erasmo, PabloP58, C58
52Dakhlia, SamiP83
53de Chaisemartin, ClémentP56
54de Nicola, FrancescaP101, C101
55Deb, RahulP12
56Deltas, GeorgeP4
57Dillenberger, DavidP18
58Dillon, BrianP60
59Divino, JoseP75
60Do, Quoc-AnhP4
61Dong, WeiP43
62Dong, MeiP82
63Du, ZaichaoP73
64Duran, MiguelP32
65Durdu, BoraP67, C67
66Dybvig, PhilipP25, C25
67Egorov, GeorgyP100
68Falck, OliverP78, C78
69Feng, QuP20, C20
70Fernandes, AnaP9
71Ferrero, AndreaP54
72Ferreyra, MariaP103
73Filiz-Ozbay, EmelP31
74Flores, CarlosP70
75Foerster, AndrewP99
76Forand, Jean GuillaumeP6
77Francetich, AlejandroP86
78Frandsen, BrighamP48
79Frick, MiraP49
80Fuentes, RodrigoP9, C9
81Furusawa, TaijiP29, C29
82Galvao, AntonioP69
83Gaudeul, AlexiaP87
84Gavin, WilliamP8, C8
85Gentry, MatthewP38
86Getmansky Sherman, MilaP74
87Geweke, JohnP11
88Ghosh, AurobindoP60
89Giglio, StefanoP72
90Ginther, DonnaP44
91Goel, ManishaP15
92Goenka, AdityaP28
93Granziera, EleonoraP102
94Grossman, ZacharyP42, C42
95Gu, ChaoP58
96Gumbau-Brisa, FabiàP21
97Guo, Jang-TingP2
98Halaburda, HannaP50, P50, C50
99Han, XuP92
100Hatchondo, JuanP52, C52
101Hatfield, JohnP104
102He, HuiP65
103Healy, PaulP55
104Hernandez, RubenP66, C66
105Hoffman, MitchellP103
106Hore, SatadruP74
107Houssa, RomainP92
108Hu, Tai-WeiP24
109Huang, XiaoP23
110Huang, ChongP68
111Idier, JulienP39
112Ifrach, BarP13, C13
113Ilut, CosminP67
114Inci, ErenP78
115Ioannou, ChristosP17
116Jaramillo, PaulaP17
117Jensen, ChristianP34, C34
118jiang, janet huaP82
119Jones, DanielP61, C61
120Jones, GarettP49, C49
121Joubert, ClementP81
122Jovanovic, BoyanP52
123Juhl, TedP69, C69
124Juvenal, LucianaP54
125Kalnina, IlzeP102
126Kan, KamhonP65
127Kang, Kyu HoP11
128Kano, TakashiP43
129Ke, RongzhuP71
130Keskin, PinarP22
131Khorunzhina, NataliaP62, C62
132Kilic, RehimP59, C59
133Kim, SunTakP30
134Kirkegaard, ReneP31
135Kishor, NarayanP74
136Klein, NicolasP71, C71
137Klibanoff, PeterP55
138Kolesnikova, NataliaP103
139Kotchoni, RachidiP73
140Kowalski, AmandaP93, C93
141Krasteva, SilvanaP37
142Kravitz, TroyP71
143Kreider, BrentP56
144Kuminoff, NicolaiP19
145Lai, Tat-keiP105
146Lambie-Hanson, TimothyP104, C104
147Lang, MatthiasP98
148Lee, SeoJeongP33
149Lee, Wen-ChiehP77
150lee, sangmokP12
151Li, NanP77
152Li, JunP51, C51
153Li, ZheP72, C72
154LI, XUEP90
155Liao, YuanP33
156Lim, HyunwooP7
157Linardi, SeraP5
158Lipton, BrandyP32
159Liu, TingP93
160Liu, QingfengP70, C70
161Lo, Pei-yuP55, C55
162Lopez, RicardoP15
163Lopez-Daneri, MartinP79, C79
164Luca, MichaelP96
165Luger, RichardP74, C74
166Luo, GuannanP63
167Luo, YuleiP64, P88
168Luong, Tuan AnhP3
169Mangin, SephorahP76, C76
170Manuelli, RodolfoP40
171Marinescu, IoanaP40
172Martinelli, CesarP16, C16
173Martinez, LeonardoP67
174Mayer, KatarinaP32, C32
175McCloskey, AdamP84
176McGee, JoshP81
177Melly, BlaiseP69
178Melosi, LeonardoP8
179Mies, VeronicaP76
180Miller, DavidP100, C100
181Miller, DanielP93
182Miller, J. IsaacP10
183Minor, DylanP5
184Mitraille, SébastienP98, C98
185Mityakov, SergeyP7
186Mityakov, SergeyP35
187Molnar, JozsefP26
188Monaco, AndrewP1
189Mondria, JordiP88, C88
190Montes-Rojas, GabrielP35
191Montiel Olea, JoséP25
192Moreno, JorgeP26
193Mueser, PeterP90
194Murphy, AlvinP19
195Mylovanov, TymofiyP6, C6
196Naito, HisahiroP95, C95
197Nguimkeu, Pierre EvaristeP33
198Nishiyama, ShinichiP66
199NOUMON, NereeP84
200Novy, DennisP29
201Nowobilski, AndrewP21
202Nunes, RicardoP99
203OKOU, CedricP51
204Ong, DavidP94
205Ortiz Bolaños, AlbertoP91
206Osorio Costa, AntonioP71
207Osterrieder, DanielaP84
208Owyang, MichaelP85
209Ozbay, ErkutP17, C17
210Paarsch, HarryP7, C7
211Pantano, JuanP103, C103
212Papageorge, NicholasP7
213Park, HyeonP86
214Parmeter, ChristopherP46
215Paula, GeorgP37
216Pavesi, FilippoP89
217Pegoraro, FulvioP92
218Peress, MichaelP4, C4
219Perez Saiz, HectorP38
220Petrella, IvanP99, C99
221Pflueger, CarolinP20
222Pivato, MarcusP12
223Platt, BrennanP14
224Podgursky, MichaelP81
225Popov, SergeyP87, C87
226Prince, JeffreyP38, C38
227Pruitt, SethP36, C36
228Qiu, LiangfeiP100
229Qu, ZhongjunP46
230Quah, JohnP1, C1
231Rahman, DavidP53
232Ramanarayanan, AnanthP88
233Restrepo-Echavarria, PaulinaP27
234Ripoll, MarlaP15, C15
235ROCHE, HERVEP64, C64
236Roider, AndreasP42
237Roys, NicolasP27, C27
238Sabarwal, TarunP83, C83
239Salvo, AlbertoP96, C96
240Sanches, DanielP47, C47
241Santaeulalia-Llopis, RaulP91
242Santos Monteiro, PauloP41
243Saporiti, AlejandroP45, C45
244Sartarelli, MarcelloC105
245Sasaki, YuyaP57, C57
246Sautmann, AnjaP28
247Schelker, MarkP4
248Seater, JohnP76
249Seim, KatjaP26, C26
250Semenov, AndreiP51
251Sen, MonalisaP60, C60
252Serrano-Padial, RicardoP52
253Shan, YapingP37
254Shen, ShuP20
255Sheng, XuguangP20
256Silos, PedroP34
257Silva, AndreP37, C37
258SIN, CY (Chor-yiu)P10, C10
259Sizova, NataliaP84, C84
260Skrainka, BenjaminP13
261Sola, SergioP79
262Song, SuyongP57
263Song, YongP11
264Song, ZhaogangP23, C23
265Sonin, KonstantinP16
266Stepanov, SergeyP63, C63
267Stoye, JoergP18
268Suen, Richard M. H.P65
269Sun, EdwardP23
270Sun, AngP22
271Sunakawa, TakekiP34
272Szydlowski, MartinP42
273TANG, YANGP14
274Tang, XunP38
275Tang, HeiwaiP3, C3
276Tappata, MarianoP43
277Tchernis, RustyP56
278Tetlow, RobertP91, C91
279Thorp, SusanP49
280Tian, CanP41, C41
281TORRENS, GUSTAVOP16
282Troncoso-Valverde, CristianP89, C89
283Troshkin, MaximP95
284TSAFACK KEMASSONG, GeorgesP63
285Tsangarides, CharalambosP92, C92
286Tumen, SemihP32
287Turan, BelgiP40
288Tyson, ChristopherP61
289Uras, BurakP77, C77
290van Kampen, MaartenP102
291Viceisza, AngelinoP22, C22
292Wagman, LiadP75, C75
293Waller, ChristopherP59
294Wang, JianP43, C43
295Wang, PingC2, P104
296Wang, LiangP82
297Wang, Yin-ChiP28
298Wang, JinP9
299Wang, PengfeiP52
300WANG, XuexinP73, C73
301Watabe, MasahiroP31, C31
302Wen, YiP97
303Wickhorst, HankeP94, C94
304Wilhelm, DanielP57
305Williams, BenjaminP70
306Winkelmann, RainerP48
307Wong, Yuet-YeeP47
308Wong, Tsz-NgaP41
309Wong, MaisyP19
310Woutersen, TiemenP48, C48
311Wu, GuiyingP77
312Xu, YilanP75
313Xu, Ke-LiP102, C102
314Xu, HaiboP6
315Xu, ZhiyunP89
316Xu, HaiqingP70
317Yamaguchi, ShintaroP44
318Yamamoto, YoheiP85, C85
319Yan, HuibinP83
320Yang, MingP80, C80
321Yang, MuzheP105
322Yang, NathanP13
323Yankelevich, AleksandrP98
324Yenmez, MehmetP83
325Yip, Chong K.P2
326Yuksel, AyseP45
327YUN, Kwan KooP1
328Zafar, BasitP35, C35, P87
329Zaffaroni, PaoloP92
330Zervou, AnastasiaP8
331Zhang, YiP68
332Zhang, XibinP11, C11
333Zhao, XiaojianP49
334Zhao, Kai (Jackie)P95
335Zheng, CharlesP68, C68
336Zheng, YuP75
337Zheng, JieP80
338Zhou, YuP33, C33
339Zlate, AndreiP29

 

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