2014 Asian Meeting of the Econometric Society

Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

 
June 20, 2014
 
08:30 to 10:00Parallel 1
 
 
10:00 to 10:20Break 1
 
 
10:20 to 11:20Plenary 1, International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
 
 
11:20 to 11:30Break 2
 
 
11:30 to 12:50Semi-Plenary 1, 1st & 2nd Conference Room at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
 
 
12:50 to 14:00Lunch 1
 
 
14:00 to 15:30Parallel 2
 
 
15:30 to 15:40Break 3
 
 
15:40 to 17:20Parallel 3
 
 
17:30 to 18:30Plenary 2, International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
 
 
19:00 to 21:00Welcome Reception
 
 
 
June 21, 2014
 
08:30 to 09:30Presidential Adresss, International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Science
 
 
09:30 to 09:50Break 4
 
 
09:50 to 10:50Plenary 3, International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
 
 
10:50 to 11:00Break 5
 
 
11:00 to 12:20Semi-Plenary 2, 1st & 2nd Conference Room at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
 
 
12:20 to 13:30Lunch 2
 
 
13:30 to 15:00Parallel 4
 
 
15:00 to 15:20Break 6
 
 
15:20 to 16:50Parallel 5
 
 
16:50 to 17:00Break 7
 
 
17:00 to 18:00Plenary 4, International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
 
 
19:00 to 21:00Conference Dinner
 
 
 
June 22, 2014
 
08:30 to 10:00Parallel 6
 
 
10:00 to 10:20Break 8
 
 
10:20 to 11:20Plenary 5, International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
 
 
11:20 to 11:30Break 9
 
 
11:30 to 12:50Semi-Plenary 3, 1st & 2nd Conference Room at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
 
 
12:50 to 14:00Lunch 3
 
 
14:00 to 15:30Parallel 7
 
 
15:30 to 15:40Break 10
 
 
15:40 to 17:20Parallel 8
 
 
17:20 to 17:30Break 11
 
 
17:30 to 18:30Plenary 6, International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
 
 

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

Parallel 1
June 20, 2014 08:30 to 10:00
 
The Effects of Social Networks - Labour Economics, organized by Department of Ec...
International Trade: Spillover and Gains from Trade
Debt, Insurance, and Public Policy
Policies and Financial Markets
Fertility, Population and Inequality
Contest and Allocation
Domestic and international collective action
Empirical Models of Dynamics
Openness, Technology and Development
Health and Labor Economics - I
Risk measurement and price dynamics determination
Macroeconomics of Consumption, Labor and Investment

Plenary 1
International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
June 20, 2014 10:20 to 11:20
 
Plenary I

Semi-Plenary 1
1st & 2nd Conference Room at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
June 20, 2014 11:30 to 12:50
 
Technology, Productivity and Development - in Honor of Professor Lawrence J. Lau
International Trade

Parallel 2
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Market, Organization and Development
Public Spending, Parental Inputs, and Student Outcomes - Labour Economics, organ...
Specification Tests
International Finance
Regional Convergence
Cartels, Patenting, and Monopolize Competition
Urban and Environment
Econometrics of Factor Models
Exchange Rate Economics
Econometric Methods with Applications
Fertility, Saving, Technology and Growth
Empirical Monetary Policy

Parallel 3
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Selection
Money, Credit, and Liquidity
Market Design and Trade
Forecasting
Econometric Theory and Testing
Applied Theory
Communication---Theory and Experiment
Production Sharing and Comparative Advantage
Financial bubble and stress
Consumption Changes, Shocks, and Risks
Developing vs. Developed Economies
Methods for Linear and Non-Linear Models

Plenary 2
International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
June 20, 2014 17:30 to 18:30
 
Plenary II

Presidential Adresss
International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Science
June 21, 2014 08:30 to 09:30
 
Presidential Address

Plenary 3
International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
June 21, 2014 09:50 to 10:50
 
Plenary III

Semi-Plenary 2
1st & 2nd Conference Room at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
June 21, 2014 11:00 to 12:20
 
Political Economy and Income Distribution
Econometrics

Parallel 4
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Utility, Welfare and Inequality
Average Treatment Effect Estimators
Macroeconomics of Heterogeneous Agents
Frictions and Exchange
Specification Test in Financial Econometrics
Contract Theory
International Trade: Exporting
Game Theory: Identification, Estimation, and Endogeneity
Financial Econometrics
Topics in Growth and Development
Mechanism Design
Mathematical Economics I
International Trade and Welfare

Parallel 5
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Convergence, Altruism and Labor Market Polarization
Search, Unemployment and Business Cycles
Political Connections, Status Quo, and Hierarchy Leadership
Labor Markets and Development
Default, Runs, and Contagion
Economics of Migration and Mobility
Health and Labor Economics - II
Treatment Effect Identification
Overlapping Generations
Experimental Studies of Public Goods and Gender
Games and Auction
Social Insurance
Empirical Industry Analysis

Plenary 4
International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
June 21, 2014 17:00 to 18:00
 
Plenary Session on Economic Development in Honor of Professor Gregory C. Chow

Parallel 6
June 22, 2014 08:30 to 10:00
 
Microeconometric theory
International Risks and Financial Markets
Public Policy in an Imperfect Economy
Identification and Inference
Growth, Networks and Social Status
Theories of Financial Economics
Auction and Pricing
Tests for Panel Data Models
Information Economics
Human Capital and Incentives
The Bewley Model
Physician and Worker Behavior

Plenary 5
International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
June 22, 2014 10:20 to 11:20
 
Plenary V

Semi-Plenary 3
1st & 2nd Conference Room at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
June 22, 2014 11:30 to 12:50
 
Financial Econometrics
Games and Decision

Parallel 7
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
DSGE Models
Applied Econometrics in Macroeconomics
Monetary Policy
Money, Finance and Taxation
Estimating Treatment Effects
IO Theory
Auction Theory
Economics of Growth
Equilibrium Indeterminacy, Macroeconomic Stability and Business Cycles
Mathematical Economics II
Estimation with Panel Data and Tests

Parallel 8
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
International Trade Model
Law and Political Economy
Bayesian Models and Empirical Likelihood
Parameter Inference
Competition and Behavior
FDI Location Choice, Production Network
Corporate Strategy
Financial Markets and Information
Empirical Asset Pricing
Public Policy and Socioeconomic Outcomes
Housing markets
Mathematical Economics III

Plenary 6
International Conference Hall at Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
June 22, 2014 17:30 to 18:30
 
Fukuzawa Lecture - Address by 2013 President of the Econometric Society

 

Summary of All Sessions

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Session
ID code
Date/TimeLocationTypeTitlePapersOrganizer
5June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed The Effects of Social Networks - Labour Economics, organized by Department of Economics, the Chinese University of Hong Kong3Junsen Zhang
9June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed International Trade: Spillover and Gains from Trade3Raymond Riezman
13June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Debt, Insurance, and Public Policy2Chong Yip
112June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Policies and Financial Markets3Kamhon Kan
89June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Fertility, Population and Inequality3Been-Lon Chen
23June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Contest and Allocation2Youngsub Chun
47June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Domestic and international collective action3C.C. Yang
54June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Empirical Models of Dynamics3Matthew Shum
16June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Openness, Technology and Development3Ping Wang
62June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Health and Labor Economics - I4Jin-Tan Liu
101June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Risk measurement and price dynamics determination3Jin-Chuan Duan
114June 20, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Macroeconomics of Consumption, Labor and Investment3Kamhon Kan
147June 20, 2014
10:20-11:20
International Conference Hall invited Plenary I1Kamhon Kan
149June 20, 2014
11:30-12:50
1st Conference Room invited Technology, Productivity and Development - in Honor of Professor Lawrence J. Lau2Kamhon Kan
150June 20, 2014
11:30-12:50
2nd Conference Room invited International Trade2Kamhon Kan
20June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Market, Organization and Development3Ping Wang
6June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Public Spending, Parental Inputs, and Student Outcomes - Labour Economics, organized by Department of Economics, the Chinese University of Hong Kong3Junsen Zhang
116June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Specification Tests3Kamhon Kan
2June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed International Finance3Yin-Wong Cheung
142June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Regional Convergence3Kamhon Kan
137June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Cartels, Patenting, and Monopolize Competition3Hong Hwang
139June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Urban and Environment3Kamhon Kan
106June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Econometrics of Factor Models3Kamhon Kan
95June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Exchange Rate Economics3Yin-Wong Cheung
70June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Econometric Methods with Applications3Kamhon Kan
14June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Fertility, Saving, Technology and Growth3Chong Yip
83June 20, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Empirical Monetary Policy3Ching-chong Lai
50June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Selection3Marcus Berliant
52June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Money, Credit, and Liquidity3Yiting Li
55June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Market Design and Trade3Matthew Shum
103June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Forecasting3Kamhon Kan
56June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Econometric Theory and Testing3Han Hong
60June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Applied Theory3Han Hong
65June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Communication---Theory and Experiment3Chen-Ying Huang
69June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Production Sharing and Comparative Advantage3K.C. Fung
100June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Financial bubble and stress3Jin-Chuan Duan
73June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Consumption Changes, Shocks, and Risks3Arthur Lewbel
81June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Developing vs. Developed Economies3Ching-chong Lai
123June 20, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Methods for Linear and Non-Linear Models3Kamhon Kan
148June 20, 2014
17:30-18:30
N/A invited Plenary II1Kamhon Kan
151June 21, 2014
8:30-9:30
International Conference Hall invited Presidential Address1Kamhon Kan
152June 21, 2014
9:50-10:50
International Conference Hall invited Plenary III1Kamhon Kan
154June 21, 2014
11:00-12:20
1st Conference Room invited Political Economy and Income Distribution2Kamhon Kan
155June 21, 2014
11:00-12:20
2nd Conference Room invited Econometrics2Kamhon Kan
128June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Utility, Welfare and Inequality3Mamoru Kaneko
125June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Average Treatment Effect Estimators3Kamhon Kan
27June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Macroeconomics of Heterogeneous Agents3Jang-Ting Guo
94June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Frictions and Exchange3Rodolfo Manuelli
93June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Specification Test in Financial Econometrics2Hong Yongmiao
24June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Contract Theory3Youngsub Chun
11June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed International Trade: Exporting3Raymond Riezman
75June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Game Theory: Identification, Estimation, and Endogeneity2Arthur Lewbel
15June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Financial Econometrics3Yin-Wong Cheung
19June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Topics in Growth and Development3Ping Wang
31June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Mechanism Design3Youngsub Chun
129June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed Mathematical Economics I3Yeneng Sun
146June 21, 2014
13:30-15:00
N/A contributed International Trade and Welfare3Kamhon Kan
91June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Convergence, Altruism and Labor Market Polarization3Been-Lon Chen
32June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Search, Unemployment and Business Cycles 3Jang-Ting Guo
36June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Political Connections, Status Quo, and Hierarchy Leadership3Toshihiro Ihori
18June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Labor Markets and Development3Ping Wang
53June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Default, Runs, and Contagion3Yiting Li
4June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Economics of Migration and Mobility3Sebastian Braun
63June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Health and Labor Economics - II3Jin-Tan Liu
74June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Treatment Effect Identification3Arthur Lewbel
86June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Overlapping Generations3Ching-chong Lai
108June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Experimental Studies of Public Goods and Gender3Kamhon Kan
127June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Games and Auction3Mamoru Kaneko
145June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Social Insurance3C.C. Yang
57June 21, 2014
15:20-16:50
N/A contributed Empirical Industry Analysis3Han Hong
153June 21, 2014
17:00-18:00
International Conference Hall invited Plenary Session on Economic Development in Honor of Professor Gregory C. Chow1Kamhon Kan
76June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Microeconometric theory3Arthur Lewbel
80June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed International Risks and Financial Markets2Ching-chong Lai
35June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Public Policy in an Imperfect Economy3Toshihiro Ihori
58June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Identification and Inference3Han Hong
90June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Growth, Networks and Social Status3Been-Lon Chen
110June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Theories of Financial Economics3Kamhon Kan
59June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Auction and Pricing2Han Hong
115June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Tests for Panel Data Models3Kamhon Kan
126June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Information Economics3Mamoru Kaneko
144June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Human Capital and Incentives3Kamhon Kan
37June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed The Bewley Model3C.C. Yang
141June 22, 2014
8:30-10:00
N/A contributed Physician and Worker Behavior3Jin-Tan Liu
156June 22, 2014
10:20-11:20
International Conference Hall invited Plenary V1Kamhon Kan
158June 22, 2014
11:30-12:50
1st Conference Room invited Financial Econometrics2Kamhon Kan
159June 22, 2014
11:30-12:50
2nd Conference Room invited Games and Decision2Kamhon Kan
119June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed DSGE Models3Kamhon Kan
39June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Applied Econometrics in Macroeconomics3Jang-Ting Guo
82June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Monetary Policy3Ching-chong Lai
88June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Money, Finance and Taxation3Been-Lon Chen
104June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Estimating Treatment Effects3Kamhon Kan
25June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed IO Theory3Youngsub Chun
33June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Auction Theory2Youngsub Chun
113June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Economics of Growth3Kamhon Kan
26June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Equilibrium Indeterminacy, Macroeconomic Stability and Business Cycles3Jang-Ting Guo
41June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Mathematical Economics II3Yeneng Sun
105June 22, 2014
14:00-15:30
N/A contributed Estimation with Panel Data and Tests2Kamhon Kan
136June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed International Trade Model3Hong Hwang
49June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Law and Political Economy3C.C. Yang
117June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Bayesian Models and Empirical Likelihood3Kamhon Kan
118June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Parameter Inference3Kamhon Kan
130June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Competition and Behavior3Youngsub Chun
135June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed FDI Location Choice, Production Network3Hong Hwang
133June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Corporate Strategy 4Chong-En Bai
140June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Financial Markets and Information3Kamhon Kan
120June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Empirical Asset Pricing3Kamhon Kan
98June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Public Policy and Socioeconomic Outcomes3Kamhon Kan
143June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Housing markets4Kamhon Kan
42June 22, 2014
15:40-17:20
N/A contributed Mathematical Economics III3Yeneng Sun
157June 22, 2014
17:30-18:30
International Conference Hall invited Fukuzawa Lecture - Address by 2013 President of the Econometric Society1Kamhon Kan
 

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2014 Asian Meeting of the Econometric Society

Detailed List of Sessions

 
Session ID 5: The Effects of Social Networks - Labour Economics, organized by Department of Economics, the Chinese University of Hong Kong
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Junsen Zhang, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Steven Lehrer, Queen's University and NBER
Session type: contributed
 

Gender and Racial Peer Effects in Adolescents’ Academic Performance and Smoking Behaviors with Endogenous Network Formation
By Chih Sheng Hsieh; The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Xu Lin; Wayne State University
   Presented by: Chih Sheng Hsieh, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Dynamic Marriage Matching: An Empirical Framework
By Eugene Choo; University of Calgary
   Presented by: Eugene Choo, University of Calgary
 

New Evidence on the Effects of Social Networks on Health and Volunteering from a Field Experiment in Canada
By Steven Lehrer; Queen's University and NBER
   Presented by: Steven Lehrer, Queen's University and NBER
 
Session ID 9: International Trade: Spillover and Gains from Trade
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session Chair: Wen-Tai Hsu, Singapore Management University
Session type: contributed
 

Hold Your Enemies Closer: In Search of Positive Impacts of Horizontal Foreign Direct Investment on Domestic Firms
By Yi Lu; National University of Singapore
Lianming Zhu; Yokohama National University
   Presented by: Lianming Zhu, Yokohama National University
 

Import Response to Exchange Rate Fluctuation: Evidence from Chinese Firms
By Yao Li; Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Juanyi Xu; Hong Kong Univ of Science and Technology
Chen Zhao; Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
   Presented by: Yao Li, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 

Political Risk and Institutional Quality Difference across Countries: Impacts on FDI by Multinational Firms
By Pao-Li Chang; Singapore Management University
CHIA-HUI LU; City University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Pao-Li Chang, Singapore Management University
 
Session ID 13: Debt, Insurance, and Public Policy
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Chong Yip, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Session Chair: Kazuo Mino, Kyoto University
Session type: contributed
 

Dynamic Scoring and Monetary Policy
By Baruch Gliksberg; University of Haifa
   Presented by: Baruch Gliksberg, University of Haifa
 

Trade Structure and Growth Effects of Tax Policy in a Two-Country World
By Kazuo Mino; Kyoto University
   Presented by: Kazuo Mino, Kyoto University
 
Session ID 112: Policies and Financial Markets
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Wai-Hong Ho, University of Macau
Session type: contributed
 

Sudden Stops, Limited Enforcement and Optimal Reserves
By Yun Jung Kim; Sogang University
   Presented by: Yun Jung Kim, Sogang University
 

Savers and Spenders: Fiscal Policy as a Potential Resolution to the Treasury Bond Premium Puzzle
By Alex Hsu; Georgia Tech
   Presented by: Alex Hsu, Georgia Tech
 

Financial Market Globalization, Nonconvergence and Cycles
By Wai-Hong Ho; University of Macau
   Presented by: Wai-Hong Ho, University of Macau
 
Session ID 89: Fertility, Population and Inequality
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Been-Lon Chen, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Zhaoyang Hou, Georgetown University
Session type: contributed
 

Controlling Fertility or Investing in Health? The Case of India
By Pei-Ju Liao; Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Pei-Ju Liao, Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica
 

Notes on Economic Growth with Scale Effects: Is Depopulation Compatible with Growth?
By Masao Nakagawa; Tohoku University
Asuka Oura; Osaka University
Yoshiaki Sugimoto; Kansai University
   Presented by: Asuka Oura, Osaka University
 

The Impact of Market Access on Income and Inequality in Rural China: an IV-Quantile Analysis
By Zhaoyang Hou; Georgetown University
Daniel Westbrook; Georgetown University
   Presented by: Zhaoyang Hou, Georgetown University
 
Session ID 23: Contest and Allocation
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Youngsub Chun, Seoul National University
Session Chair: Hitoshi Matsushima, University of Tokyo
Session type: contributed
 

On Two Competing Affirmative Actions under Deferred Acceptance Algorithm
By Yun Liu; Copenhagen Business School
   Presented by: Yun Liu, Copenhagen Business School
 

Efficient Combinatorial Allocation: Voluntary Participation versus Stability
By Hitoshi Matsushima; University of Tokyo
   Presented by: Hitoshi Matsushima, University of Tokyo
 
Session ID 47: Domestic and international collective action
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: C.C. Yang, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Tomoo Kikuchi, National University of Singapore
Session type: contributed
 

Aspiring for Changes: A Theory of Middle Class Activism
By Heng Chen; The University of Hong Kong
Wing Suen; The University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Heng Chen, The University of Hong Kong
 

Environmental Federalism with Costly Policy Implememtation/Enforcement Costs
By Yusen Sung; National Taiwan University
   Presented by: Yusen Sung, National Taiwan University
 

Global Public Goods and the Hegemonic Structure
By Ngoc Han Huynh Khanh; National University of Singapore
Tomoo Kikuchi; National University of Singapore
   Presented by: Tomoo Kikuchi, National University of Singapore
 
Session ID 54: Empirical Models of Dynamics
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Matthew Shum, Caltech
Session Chair: Sorawoot Srisuma, University of Surrey
Session type: contributed
 

Pay What Your Dad Paid: Commitment and Price Rigidity in the Market for Life Insurance
By Radek Paluszynski; University of Minnesota
Pei Cheng Yu; University of Minnesota
   Presented by: Pei Cheng Yu, University of Minnesota
 

Carrier Entry, Airport and Airline Competition in the UK
By Jozsef Molnar; European Commission
Geza Sapi; Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
   Presented by: Jozsef Molnar, European Commission
 

Identification and Estimation of Dynamic Games with Entry/Exit Decisions
By Sorawoot Srisuma; University of Surrey
   Presented by: Sorawoot Srisuma, University of Surrey
 
Session ID 16: Openness, Technology and Development
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Ping Wang, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Shin-Kun Peng, Academia Sinica
Session type: contributed
 

Innovation, Technology Diffusion, and Trade
By Scott French; University of New South Wales
   Presented by: Scott French, University of New South Wales
 

Technology Assimilation and Aggregate Productivity
By Ping Wang; Washington University in St. Louis
Tsz-Nga Wong; Bank of Canada
Chong Yip; Chinese University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Chong Yip, Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Intermediate Goods Trade, Technology Choice and Productivity
By Shin-Kun Peng; Academia Sinica
Raymond Riezman; University of Iowa
Ping Wang; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Shin-Kun Peng, Academia Sinica
 
Session ID 62: Health and Labor Economics - I
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Jin-Tan Liu, National Taiwan University
Session Chair: Young-Il Kim, Sogang University
Session type: contributed
 

The Impact of Family Composition on Human Capital Formation
By Stacey Chen; Institute of Economics
Yenchien Chen; National Chi Nan University
Jin-Tan Liu; National Taiwan University
   Presented by: Stacey Chen, Institute of Economics
 

The Effect of Free Travel on Labour Choices: Evidence From a Large-Scale Policy Experiment
By Qiyan Ong; Nanyang Technological University
Walter Theseira; Nanyang Technological University
   Presented by: Walter Theseira, Nanyang Technological University
 

Height and Calories in Early Childhood
By Drew Griffen; University of Tokyo
   Presented by: Drew Griffen, University of Tokyo
 

Single Motherhood during Pregnancy and Infant Health at Birth
By Young-Il Kim; Sogang University
   Presented by: Young-Il Kim, Sogang University
 
Session ID 101: Risk measurement and price dynamics determination
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Jin-Chuan Duan, National University of Singapore
Session Chair: Xianhua Peng, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Session type: contributed
 

Volatility-of-Volatility Risk
By Darien Huang; Wharton
Ivan Shaliastovich; University of Pennsylvania
   Presented by: Darien Huang, Wharton
 

The Pass-Through of Exchange Rate in the Context of the European Sovereign Debt Crisis
By Nidhaleddine Ben Cheikh; ESSCA School of Management
Christophe Rault; University of Orléans
   Presented by: Nidhaleddine Ben Cheikh, ESSCA School of Management
 

On the Measurement of Economic Tail Risk
By Steven Kou; Columbia University
Xianhua Peng; Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
   Presented by: Xianhua Peng, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 
Session ID 114: Macroeconomics of Consumption, Labor and Investment
June 20, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Shu-Shiuan Lu, National Tsing Hua University
Session type: contributed
 

Durable Goods, Investment Shocks and the Comovement Problem
By Been-Lon Chen; Academia Sinica
Shian-Yu Liao; National Taiwan University
   Presented by: Shian-Yu Liao, National Taiwan University
 

Property Rights and Macroeconomic Performance: Revisiting the Coase Theorem from the Perspective of Planned Economies
By Chi-Wa Yuen; University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Chi-Wa Yuen, University of Hong Kong
 

Structural Change, Drivers and Growth
By Chang-Ching Lin; Academia Sinica
Shu-Shiuan Lu; National Tsing Hua University
   Presented by: Shu-Shiuan Lu, National Tsing Hua University
 
Session ID 147: Plenary I
June 20, 2014 10:20 to 11:20
International Conference Hall
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Lung-fei Lee, Ohio State University
Session type: invited
 

Discrete Actions in Information-Constrained Decision Problems
By Junehyuk Jung; Princeton University
Jeong-Ho (John) Kim; Princeton University
Filip Matejka; Princeton University
Christopher Sims; Princeton University
   Presented by: Christopher Sims, Princeton University
 
Session ID 149: Technology, Productivity and Development - in Honor of Professor Lawrence J. Lau
June 20, 2014 11:30 to 12:50
1st Conference Room
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session type: invited
 

Can Basic Entrepreneurship Transform the Economic Lives of the Poor?
By Robin Burgess; London School of Economics
   Presented by: Robin Burgess, London School of Economics
 

Chinese Crony Capitalism
By Chang-Tai Hsieh; University of Chicago
   Presented by: Chang-Tai Hsieh, University of Chicago
 
Session ID 150: International Trade
June 20, 2014 11:30 to 12:50
2nd Conference Room
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session type: invited
 

Trade and the Great Recession
By Jonathan Eaton; Brown University
Samuel Kortum; Yale University
Brent Neiman; University of Chicago
John Romalis; University of Sydney
   Presented by: Jonathan Eaton, Brown University
 

Firm-to-Firm Trade
By Jonathan Eaton; Brown University
Samuel Kortum; Yale University
Francis Kramarz; CREST
   Presented by: Samuel Kortum, Yale University
 
Session ID 20: Market, Organization and Development
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Ping Wang, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Wen-Chieh Lee, National Chengchi University
Session type: contributed
 

A Tale of Two Markets: the Role of Fundamentals in Public and Private Housing Prices
By Wai Mun Chia; Nanyang Technological University
Mengling Li; Nanyang Technological University
Yang Tang; Nanyang Technological University
   Presented by: Mengling Li, Nanyang Technological University
 

Dual Track System in China's transition: 1978-1992
By Rongsheng Tang; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Rongsheng Tang, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Capturing Misallocation Dynamics: Cases of Merger and Market Exit
By Wen-Chieh Lee; National Chengchi University
Shinn-Shyr Wang; National Chengchi University
   Presented by: Wen-Chieh Lee, National Chengchi University
 
Session ID 6: Public Spending, Parental Inputs, and Student Outcomes - Labour Economics, organized by Department of Economics, the Chinese University of Hong Kong
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Junsen Zhang, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Weili Ding, Queen's University
Session type: contributed
 

The Impacts of Parental Migration on Children Left-Behind: Evidence from Rural China
By Hongliang Zhang; The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Jere Behrman; University of Pennsylvania
C. S. Fan; Lingnan University
Xiangdong Wei; Lingnan University
Junsen Zhang; Department of Economics
   Presented by: Junsen Zhang, Department of Economics
 

Public Education Spending and Private Substitution in Urban China
By Cheng Yuan; Peking University
Lei Zhang; Shanghai Jiao Tong University
   Presented by: Lei Zhang, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
 

Changed parenting practices: between increased input into childcare and worsened outcomes for children
By Weili Ding; Queen's University
Michael Kottelenberg; Queen's University
Steven Lehrer; Queen's University and NBER
   Presented by: Weili Ding, Queen's University
 
Session ID 116: Specification Tests
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Tiemen Woutersen, University of Arizona
Session type: contributed
 

Multivariate and Multiple Permutation Tests
By EunYi Chung; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Joseph Romano; Stanford University
   Presented by: EunYi Chung, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Testing for Cross-sectional Dependence in a Panel Data Model with Time Series Autocorrelation
By Chihwa Kao; Syracuse University
Long Liu; University of Texas at San Antonio
   Presented by: Long Liu, University of Texas at San Antonio
 

Confidence Sets for Continuous and Discontinuous Functions of Parameters
By Tiemen Woutersen; University of Arizona
   Presented by: Tiemen Woutersen, University of Arizona
 
Session ID 2: International Finance
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Yin-Wong Cheung, City University of Hong Kong
Session Chair: Giorgio Valente, City University of Hong Kong
Session type: contributed
 

Forty Years, Thirty Currencies and 21,000 Trading Rules: A Large-scale, Data-snooping Robust Analysis of Technical Trading in the Foreign Exchange Market
By Po-Hsuan Hsu; University of Hong Kong
Mark Taylor; Warwick Business School
   Presented by: Po-Hsuan Hsu, University of Hong Kong
 

Matrix Box-Cox Models for Multivariate Realized Volatility
By Roland Weigand; Institute for Employment Research
   Presented by: Roland Weigand, Institute for Employment Research
 

What Do Stock Markets Tell Us About Exchange Rates?
By Gino Cenedese; Bank of England
Richard Payne; Cass Business School
Lucio Sarno; City University London
Giorgio Valente; City University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Giorgio Valente, City University of Hong Kong
 
Session ID 142: Regional Convergence
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Stepana Lazarova, Queen Mary University of London
Session type: contributed
 

Geographic Variation and Convergence of Medical Cost - Medical Administrative Area Analysis of Japan-
By Tomofumi Anegawa; Keio University
   Presented by: Tomofumi Anegawa, Keio University
 

Price Index Convergence among Chinese Cities
By C. S. Fan; Lingnan University
Yue Ma; City University of Hong Kong
xiangdong wei; lingnan University
   Presented by: C. S. Fan, Lingnan University
 

Spatial Effects in a Common Trend Model of US City-Level CPI
By Stepana Lazarova; Queen Mary University of London
   Presented by: Stepana Lazarova, Queen Mary University of London
 
Session ID 137: Cartels, Patenting, and Monopolize Competition
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Hong Hwang, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Philipp Ushchev, Higher School of Economics
Session type: contributed
 

Inspecting Cartels
By Takako Fujiwara-Greve; Keio University
Yosuke Yasuda; Osaka University
   Presented by: Yosuke Yasuda, Osaka University
 

The Dilemma of Defensive Patenting
By Jing-Yuan Chiou; National Taipei University
   Presented by: Jing-Yuan Chiou, National Taipei University
 

Toward a theory of monopolistic competition
By Philipp Ushchev; Higher School of Economics
   Presented by: Philipp Ushchev, Higher School of Economics
 
Session ID 139: Urban and Environment
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Marcus Berliant, Washington University in St. Louis
Session type: contributed
 

Deindustrialization: "Vanishing Cities" Revisitied
By Maxim Goryunov; CERGE-EI and NRU HSE
Sergey Kokovin; Novosibirsk State University, Sobolev Institute of mathematics, NRU Higher
   Presented by: Maxim Goryunov, CERGE-EI and NRU HSE
 

Equilibrium Dynamics in a Model of Growth and Spatial Agglomeration
By Shota Fujishima; University of Tokyo
Daisuke Oyama; University of Tokyo
   Presented by: Shota Fujishima, University of Tokyo
 

A Scale-Free Transportation Network Explains the City-Size Distribution
By Marcus Berliant; Washington University in St. Louis
Hiroki Watanabe; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Marcus Berliant, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session ID 106: Econometrics of Factor Models
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Chihwa Kao, Syracuse University
Session type: contributed
 

Linear Regression For Panel With Unknown Number of Factors as Interactive Fixed Effects
By Hyungsik Roger Moon; University of Southern California
Martin Weidner; University College, London
   Presented by: Hyungsik Roger Moon, University of Southern California
 

Robust Estimations of Approximate Factor Models via Sparse Matrix Decomposition
By Yu-Min Yen; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Yu-Min Yen, Academia Sinica
 

Asymptotic power of sphericity test against weak factor and strong factor alternative in fixed effects panel data model
By Badi Baltagi; Syracuse University
Chihwa Kao; Syracuse University
Fa Wang; Syracuse University
   Presented by: Chihwa Kao, Syracuse University
 
Session ID 95: Exchange Rate Economics
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Yin-Wong Cheung, City University of Hong Kong
Session Chair: Jyh-Lin Wu,
Session type: contributed
 

The Japanese Taylor Rule Estimated Using Quantile Regressions
By Jau-er Chen; National Taiwan University
Masanori Kashiwagi; National Taiwan University
   Presented by: Jau-er Chen, National Taiwan University
 

Financial Development and Exchange Rate Pass-Through in Processing Trade
By Zhe Chen; University of British Columbia
   Presented by: Zhe Chen, University of British Columbia
 

Component-based model and Exchange Rate Prediction
By Jyh-Lin Wu;
   Presented by: Jyh-Lin Wu,
 
Session ID 70: Econometric Methods with Applications
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Hung-pin Lai, Dept. of Economics
Session type: contributed
 

Minimum Distance Estimation of Heterogeneous Income Profile Model with Fixed Effects
By Nayoung Lee; Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hyungsik Roger Moon; University of Southern California
   Presented by: Nayoung Lee, Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Estimating Network Structure from Time to Event Data
By Tso-Jung Yen; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Tso-Jung Yen, Academia Sinica
 

The Panel Stochastic Frontier Model with Firm-Heterogeneity and Dynamic Technical Inefficiency
By Hung-pin Lai; Dept. of Economics
   Presented by: Hung-pin Lai, Dept. of Economics
 
Session ID 14: Fertility, Saving, Technology and Growth
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Chong Yip, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Session Chair: Chong Yip, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Session type: contributed
 

One-Child Policy and the Long-Run Development of China: A Unified Growth Approach
By Jianpo Xue; Renmin University of China
Chong Yip; Chinese University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Jianpo Xue, Renmin University of China
 

Endogenous Capital- and Labor-Augmenting Technical Change in the Neoclassical Growth Model
By Andreas Irmen; University of Luxembourg
Amer Tabakovic; University of Luxembourg
   Presented by: Amer Tabakovic, University of Luxembourg
 

Child Allowances, Educational Subsidies and Economic Growth
By Hung-Ju Chen; National Taiwan University
   Presented by: Hung-Ju Chen, National Taiwan University
 
Session ID 83: Empirical Monetary Policy
June 20, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Ching-chong Lai, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Tatsuyoshi Miyakoshi, Hosei University
Session type: contributed
 

Effects of Commodity Price Shocks on Inflation: A Cross Country Analysis
By Atsushi Sekine; Kyoto University
Takayuki Tsuruga; Kyoto Unviersity
   Presented by: Atsushi Sekine, Kyoto University
 

An Empirical Study on the New Keynesian Wage Phillips Curve: Japan and the US
By Kohei Shintani; Bank of Japan
Ichiro Muto; Bank of Japan
   Presented by: Kohei Shintani, Bank of Japan
 

Bond Market Integration in East Asia:A Multivariate GARCH with Dynamic Conditional Correlations Approach
By Tatsuyoshi Miyakoshi; Hosei University
Junji Shimada; Aoyama gakuin university
Yoshihiko Tsukuda; Tohoku University
   Presented by: Tatsuyoshi Miyakoshi, Hosei University
 
Session ID 50: Selection
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Marcus Berliant, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Marcus Berliant, Washington University in St. Louis
Session type: contributed
 

Search, Adverse Selection and Market Clearing
By In-Koo Cho; University of Illinois
   Presented by: In-Koo Cho, University of Illinois
 

Housing Market and Agglomeration of Rent-Seeking Activities: Implications for Regional Development
By Eric S. Lin; National Tsing Hua University
Shin-Kun Peng; Academia Sinica
Chia-Ming Yu; National Tsing Hua University
   Presented by: Chia-Ming Yu, National Tsing Hua University
 

Endogenous Housing Market Model:
By Wai Mun Chia; Nanyang Technological University
   Presented by: Wai Mun Chia, Nanyang Technological University
 
Session ID 52: Money, Credit, and Liquidity
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Yiting Li, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Jonathan Chiu, Bank of Canada
Session type: contributed
 

Money, Bank Lending, and Liquidity Effects
By Te-Tsun Chang; National Chi-Nan University
Yiting Li; Department of Economics
   Presented by: Te-Tsun Chang, National Chi-Nan University
 

Sticky Prices and Costly Credit
By Liang Wang; University of Hawaii at Manoa
   Presented by: Liang Wang, University of Hawaii at Manoa
 

E-money
By Jonathan Chiu; Bank of Canada
Tsz-Nga Wong; Bank of Canada
   Presented by: Jonathan Chiu, Bank of Canada
 
Session ID 55: Market Design and Trade
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Matthew Shum, Caltech
Session Chair: Wei-Min Hu,
Session type: contributed
 

Does Money really talk? An Empirical Study on Reward-for-Feedback Mechanism in Taobao.com
By Lingfang (Ivy) Li; Shanghai University of Finance and Econo
   Presented by: Lingfang (Ivy) Li, Shanghai University of Finance and Econo
 

Antidumping Echoing
By Chrysostomos Tabakis; KDI School of Public Policy and Management
Maurizio Zanardi; Lancaster University Management School
   Presented by: Chrysostomos Tabakis, KDI School of Public Policy and Management
 

Welfare Analysis of the Vehicle Quota System in China : A Tale of Two Cities
[slides]
By Junji Xiao; Fudan University
Xiaolan Zhou; Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Wei-Min Hu
   Presented by: Wei-Min Hu,
 
Session ID 103: Forecasting
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Svatopluk Kapounek, Mendel University in Brno
Session type: contributed
 

A Simple Theoretical Explanation of the Forecast Combination Puzzle
By Andrey L. Vasnev; University of Sydney
   Presented by: Andrey L. Vasnev, University of Sydney
 

Forecasting Aggregates with Disaggregate Variables: Does boosting help to select the most informative predictors?
By Jing Zeng; University of Konstanz
   Presented by: Jing Zeng, University of Konstanz
 

Extracting symmetric macroeconomic shocks using a wavelet approach
By Svatopluk Kapounek; Mendel University in Brno
   Presented by: Svatopluk Kapounek, Mendel University in Brno
 
Session ID 56: Econometric Theory and Testing
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Han Hong, Stanford University
Session Chair: Zhengfei Yu, UBC
Session type: contributed
 

A Discontinuity Test for Identification in Nonlinear Models with Endogeneity
By Carolina Caetano; University of Rochester
Christoph Rothe; Columbia University
Nese Yildiz; University of Rochester
   Presented by: Nese Yildiz, University of Rochester
 

Inference On Optimal Treatment Assignments
By Timothy Armstrong; Yale University
Shu Shen; University of California, Davis
   Presented by: Shu Shen, University of California, Davis
 

Testing Multiplicity of Equilibrium for Continuous Dependent Variables
By Zhengfei Yu; UBC
   Presented by: Zhengfei Yu, UBC
 
Session ID 60: Applied Theory
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Han Hong, Stanford University
Session Chair: Joon Song, Sungkyunkwan University
Session type: contributed
 

R&D Contests with Imperfect Quality Signals
By Qiang Fu; National University of Singapore
Xuyuan Liu; NUS
   Presented by: Xuyuan Liu, NUS
 

Exclusion by a manufacturer without a first-mover advantage
By Bo Shen; National University of Singapore
   Presented by: Bo Shen, National University of Singapore
 

Listen to the market, hear the best policy decision, but don’t always choose it
By David Reinstein; University of Essex
Joon Song; Sungkyunkwan University
   Presented by: Joon Song, Sungkyunkwan University
 
Session ID 65: Communication---Theory and Experiment
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Chen-Ying Huang, National Taiwan University
Session Chair: Simin He, University of Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute
Session type: contributed
 

An Economic Investigation of Linguistic Differences: Theory and Experiment
[slides]
By Fuhai Hong; Nanyang Technological University
Wooyoung Lim; The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Xiaojian Zhao; Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
   Presented by: Xiaojian Zhao, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 

Coordination-Free Equilibria in Cheap Talk Games
By Shih En Lu; Simon Fraser University
   Presented by: Shih En Lu, Simon Fraser University
 

Prison Talk: Why is communication effective in social dilemmas?
By Simin He; University of Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute
   Presented by: Simin He, University of Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute
 
Session ID 69: Production Sharing and Comparative Advantage
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: K.C. Fung, University of California, Santa Cruz
Session Chair: Zhi Wang, US International Trade Commission
Session type: contributed
 

Who’s in The Forbes Global 2000? The Role of Home Market, Multinational Firm, and Economic Development
By Shi-Shu Peng; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Shi-Shu Peng, Academia Sinica
 

Capital Heterogeneity as a Source of Comparative Advantage: Putty-Clay Technology in a Ricardian Model
By Hirokazu Ishise; Osaka University
   Presented by: Hirokazu Ishise, Osaka University
 

Quantifying International Production Sharing at the Bilateral and Sector Level
[slides]
By Zhi Wang; US International Trade Commission
Shang-Jin Wei; Columbia University
   Presented by: Zhi Wang, US International Trade Commission
 
Session ID 100: Financial bubble and stress
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Jin-Chuan Duan, National University of Singapore
Session Chair: Xin Zhang, Sveriges Riksbank
Session type: contributed
 

Predicting financial stress events: a signal extraction approach
By Fuchun Li
   Presented by: Fuchun Li,
 

Bayesian Analysis of Bubbles in Asset Prices
By Andras Fulop; ESSEC Business School
Jun Yu; Singapore Management University
   Presented by: Andras Fulop, ESSEC Business School
 

Credit risk in a large banking system: econometric modeling and empirics
By Xin Zhang; Sveriges Riksbank
   Presented by: Xin Zhang, Sveriges Riksbank
 
Session ID 73: Consumption Changes, Shocks, and Risks
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
Session Chair: Yuya Sasaki, Johns Hopkins University
Session type: contributed
 

Mandatory Retirement and the Consumption Puzzle: Price Decline or Quantity Decline?
By Yingying Dong; University of California Irvine
Dennis Yang; University of Virginia
   Presented by: Yingying Dong, University of California Irvine
 

The impact of improved market information through mobile phone usage on selling price: Evidence from rural area in Cambodia
By Daichi Shimamoto; Waseda University
   Presented by: Daichi Shimamoto, Waseda University
 

Instability and Self Insurance: New Evidences from Nonparametric Analysis
By Yingyao Hu; Johns Hopkins University
Robert Moffitt; Johns Hopkins University
Yuya Sasaki; Johns Hopkins University
   Presented by: Yuya Sasaki, Johns Hopkins University
 
Session ID 81: Developing vs. Developed Economies
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Ching-chong Lai, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Masaya Sakuragawa, Keio University
Session type: contributed
 

The Dualism of Economic and Environmental Crises under Global Financial Monopoly
By Daigee Shaw
Eric Yan; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Eric Yan, Academia Sinica
 

A Model of the Indian Business Cycle
By Chetan Ghate; Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi
Pawan Gopalakrishnan; Indian Statistical Institute - Delhi Cen
Suchismita Tarafdar; Shiv Nadar University
   Presented by: Suchismita Tarafdar, Shiv Nadar University
 

The Allocation Puzzle, Global Imbalances,and the Boom–Bust Cycle
By Masaya Sakuragawa; Keio University
   Presented by: Masaya Sakuragawa, Keio University
 
Session ID 123: Methods for Linear and Non-Linear Models
June 20, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Seik Kim, Korea University
Session type: contributed
 

Parameter separability, estimability and global identification of linear parameters
By Jean-Marie Dufour; McGill University
Xin Liang; Mcgill University
   Presented by: Xin Liang, Mcgill University
 

An Errors-in-Variables Model for Graph Outcome Data
By Eric Weese; Yale University
   Presented by: Eric Weese, Yale University
 

Distribution-Free Estimation of Zero-Inflated Models with Unobserved Heterogeneity
By Rodica Gilles; University of Washington
Seik Kim; Korea University
   Presented by: Seik Kim, Korea University
 
Session ID 148: Plenary II
June 20, 2014 17:30 to 18:30
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Ping Wang, Washington University in St. Louis
Session type: invited
 

A Balance Sheet Recessions
By Zhen Huo; University of Minnesota
Jose-Victor Rios-Rull; University of Minnesota
   Presented by: Jose-Victor Rios-Rull, University of Minnesota
 
Session ID 151: Presidential Address
June 21, 2014 8:30 to 9:30
International Conference Hall
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Ruey Tsay, University of Chicago
Session type: invited
 

On the econometrics of household income and consumption dynamics
By Manuel Arellano; CEMFI
   Presented by: Manuel Arellano, CEMFI
 
Session ID 152: Plenary III
June 21, 2014 9:50 to 10:50
International Conference Hall
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Shin-Kun Peng, Academia Sinica
Session type: invited
 

Conflict, Evolution, Hegemony, and the Power of the State
By David Levine; European University Institute and Washin
Salvatore Modica; University of Palermo, Italy
   Presented by: David Levine, European University Institute and Washin
 
Session ID 154: Political Economy and Income Distribution
June 21, 2014 11:00 to 12:20
1st Conference Room
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Been-Lon Chen, Academia Sinica
Session type: invited
 

Sharing High Growth Across Generations: Pensions and Demographic Transition in China
By Zheng Song; The University of chicago
Kjetil Storesletten; University of Oslo
Yikai Wang; University of Zurich
Fabrizio Zilibotti; University of Zurich
   Presented by: Kjetil Storesletten, University of Oslo
 

Networks in Conflict: Theory and Evidence from the Great War of Africa
By Michael Koenig; University of Zurich
Dominic Rohner; University of Lausanne
Mathias Thoenig; University of Lausanne
Fabrizio Zilibotti; University of Zurich
   Presented by: Fabrizio Zilibotti, University of Zurich
 
Session ID 155: Econometrics
June 21, 2014 11:00 to 12:20
2nd Conference Room
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Jianqing Fan, Princeton University
Session type: invited
 

New Directions for Instrumental Variables Models
By Andrew Chesher; University College London
   Presented by: Andrew Chesher, University College London
 

Nonparametric Analysis of Random Utility Models
By Yuichi Kitamura; Yale University
Joerg Stoye; Cornell University
   Presented by: Yuichi Kitamura, Yale University
 
Session ID 128: Utility, Welfare and Inequality
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Mamoru Kaneko, University of Tsukuba
Session Chair: Masayuki Yao,
Session type: contributed
 

Demographic competition and inequality aversion
By Charles Roddie; Cambridge University
   Presented by: Charles Roddie, Cambridge University
 

Efficiency based measures of inequality
By Costel Andonie; City University of Hong Kong
Christoph Kuzmics; Uni Bielefeld
Brian Rogers; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Costel Andonie, City University of Hong Kong
 

RECURSIVE UTILITY AND THE SOLUTION TO THE BELLMAN EQUATION
By Masayuki Yao
   Presented by: Masayuki Yao,
 
Session ID 125: Average Treatment Effect Estimators
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Tak Wai Chau, Shanghai University of Finance and Econ
Session type: contributed
 

Testing LATE Assumptions
By Ismael Mourifie; U of Toronto
Yuanyuan Wan; University of Toronto
   Presented by: Yuanyuan Wan, University of Toronto
 

A Two-Regime CRC Model with Nonnegative Dependent Variable
By Myoung-Jin Keay; Georgia Southern University
   Presented by: Myoung-Jin Keay, Georgia Southern University
 

Finite Sample Performance of A Minimum Distance Estimator Under Weak Instruments
By Tak Wai Chau; Shanghai University of Finance and Econ
   Presented by: Tak Wai Chau, Shanghai University of Finance and Econ
 
Session ID 27: Macroeconomics of Heterogeneous Agents
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Jang-Ting Guo, University of California, Riverside
Session Chair: YiLi Chien, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Session type: contributed
 

Inflation taxation in a model of growth through cycles with money in utility
By Jing Wan
   Presented by: Jing Wan,
 

Resource Misallocation and Aggregate Productivity under Progressive Taxation
By Jang-Ting Guo; University of California, Riverside
Yutaro Izumi; University of Tokyo
Yi-Chan Tsai; National Taiwan University
   Presented by: Yi-Chan Tsai, National Taiwan University
 

Implications of Heterogeneity in Preferences, Beliefs and Asset Trading Technologies for the Macroeconomy
By YiLi Chien; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Harold Cole; University of Pennsylvania
Hanno Lustig; Anderson School of Business
   Presented by: YiLi Chien, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 
Session ID 94: Frictions and Exchange
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Rodolfo Manuelli, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Loretta Fung, National Tsing Hua University
Session type: contributed
 

Plant-level dynamics in the Buera-Shin model
By Minsoo Han; Korea Institute for International Economic Policy
   Presented by: Minsoo Han, Korea Institute for International Economic Policy
 

Chinese Microblogs and Drug Quality
By Bei Qin; University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Bei Qin, The University of Hong Kong
 

Exposure of Canadian Retailers to Cross Border Shopping
By Jen Baggs; University of Victoria
Loretta Fung; National Tsing Hua University
Beverly Lapham; Queen's University
   Presented by: Loretta Fung, National Tsing Hua University
 
Session ID 93: Specification Test in Financial Econometrics
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Hong Yongmiao, Cornell University, Xiamen University
Session Chair: Sai Man Simon Kwok, The University of Sydney
Session type: contributed
 

Comparing Asset Pricing Models by the Conditional Hansen-Jagannathan Distance
By Diego Ronchetti; University of Groningen
   Presented by: Diego Ronchetti, University of Groningen
 

Speci…fication Tests of Calibrated Option Pricing Models
By Robert Jarrow; Cornell University
Sai Man Simon Kwok; The University of Sydney
   Presented by: Sai Man Simon Kwok, The University of Sydney
 
Session ID 24: Contract Theory
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Youngsub Chun, Seoul National University
Session Chair: Kazuya Kamiya, UNIVERSITY OF TOKYO
Session type: contributed
 

Procurement design with corruption
By Roberto Burguet; Institute of Economic Analysis (CSIC)
   Presented by: Roberto Burguet, Institute of Economic Analysis (CSIC)
 

On the Pure Theory of Contract Dispersion
By Cheng Wang; Iowa State University
youzhi yang
   Presented by: youzhi yang, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
 

Multiperiod Contract Problems with Verifiable and Unverifiable Outputs
By Kazuya Kamiya; UNIVERSITY OF TOKYO
Meg Sato; RMIT University
   Presented by: Kazuya Kamiya, UNIVERSITY OF TOKYO
 
Session ID 11: International Trade: Exporting
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
Session Chair: Panos Hatzipanayotou, Athens University of Economics and Busin
Session type: contributed
 

Learning to Export from Neighbors
By Heiwai Tang; Johns Hopkins University
   Presented by: Heiwai Tang, Johns Hopkins University
 

Trading Company and Indirect Exports
By Kiyoshi Matsubara; Nihon University
   Presented by: Kiyoshi Matsubara, Nihon University
 

Regionally vs. Non-regionally Tradable Emission Permits under Capital Mobility and Cross-border Pollution
By Panos Hatzipanayotou; Athens University of Economics and Busin
Michael Michael; University of Cyprus
Nikos Tsakiris; University of Ioannina
   Presented by: Panos Hatzipanayotou, Athens University of Economics and Busin
 
Session ID 75: Game Theory: Identification, Estimation, and Endogeneity
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
Session Chair: Jeremy Fox, University of Michigan
Session type: contributed
 

A consistent kernel density estimation in the presence of probability mass points
By Byung-hill Jun; Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Hosin Song; Ewha Womans University
   Presented by: Hosin Song, Ewha Womans University
 

Unobserved Heterogeneity in Matching Games
By Jeremy Fox; University of Michigan
Chenyu Yang; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
   Presented by: Jeremy Fox, University of Michigan
 
Session ID 15: Financial Econometrics
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Yin-Wong Cheung, City University of Hong Kong
Session Chair: Yiu-Kuen Tse, Singapore Management University
Session type: contributed
 

Linear Programming-Based Estimators in Nonnegative Autoregression
By Daniel Preve; City University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Daniel Preve, City University of Hong Kong
 

Testing for Multiple Bubbles: Historical Episodes of Exuberance and Collapse in the S&P 500
By Peter Phillips; Yale University
Shuping Shi; Macquarie University
Jun Yu; Singapore Management University
   Presented by: Shuping Shi, Macquarie University
 

Intraday Value at Risk: An Asymmetric Autoregressive Conditional Duration Approach
By Yiu-Kuen Tse; Singapore Management University
   Presented by: Yiu-Kuen Tse, Singapore Management University
 
Session ID 19: Topics in Growth and Development
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Ping Wang, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Ting-Wei Lai, Washington University in St. Louis
Session type: contributed
 

Structural Change and Aggregate Investment Rate
By Junmin Liao; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Junmin Liao, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Variable Rare Disaster Risks in an Incomplete Markets Two-Country Model
By Huseyin Akkoyun; CBRT
Yavuz Arslan; The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
Fatih Fazilet; University of Minnesota
Necati Tekatli; Central Bank of Turkey
   Presented by: Huseyin Akkoyun, CBRT
 

Casual Labors, Uncertainty, and Technology Adoption in Agriculture
By Ting-Wei Lai; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Ting-Wei Lai, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session ID 31: Mechanism Design
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Youngsub Chun, Seoul National University
Session Chair: Yunan Li, University of Pennsylvania
Session type: contributed
 

Exact Implementation in Backwards Induction
By Yi-Chun Chen; National University of Singapore
Yifei Sun
   Presented by: Yifei Sun,
 

Information Acquisition and Voting Mechanisms
By SunTak Kim; National Taiwan University
   Presented by: SunTak Kim, National Taiwan University
 

Approximation in Mechanism Design with Interdependent Values
By Yunan Li; University of Pennsylvania
   Presented by: Yunan Li, University of Pennsylvania
 
Session ID 129: Mathematical Economics I
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Yeneng Sun, National University of Singapore
Session Chair: Atsushi Kajii, University of Kyoto
Session type: contributed
 

Equilibrium, core and insurance equilibrium in a private information economics
By Xiang Sun; Wuhan University
Yeneng Sun; National University of Singapore
Lei Wu; JPMorgan Chase
Nicholas Yannelis; Dept of Economics,
   Presented by: Xiang Sun, Wuhan University
 

Weak Assumption and Iterative Admissibility
By Chih-Chun Yang; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Chih-Chun Yang, Academia Sinica
 

Approximate Robustness of Equilibrium to Incomplete Information
By Ori Haimanko; Ben-Gurion University
Atsushi Kajii; University of Kyoto
   Presented by: Atsushi Kajii, University of Kyoto
 
Session ID 146: International Trade and Welfare
June 21, 2014 13:30 to 15:00
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Wen-Tai Hsu, Singapore Management University
Session type: contributed
 

Trade Reform and Current Account Imbalances
By Jiandong Ju; Tsinghua University
Kang Shi; Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shang-Jin Wei; Columbia University
   Presented by: Kang Shi, Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

The Quantitative Importance of Openness in Development
By Wenbiao Cai; University of Winnipeg
B Ravikumar; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Raymond Riezman; University of Iowa
   Presented by: Raymond Riezman, University of Iowa
 

Allocative Efficiency, Mark-ups, and the Welfare Gains from Trade
By Thomas Holmes; University of Minnesota
Wen-Tai Hsu; Singapore Management University
Sanghoon Lee; University of British Columbia
   Presented by: Wen-Tai Hsu, Singapore Management University
 
Session ID 91: Convergence, Altruism and Labor Market Polarization
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Been-Lon Chen, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Takaaki Aoki, Kyoto University
Session type: contributed
 

Discontinuity of output convergence within the U.S.: Why has the course changed?
By Chi-Young Choi; University of Texas at Arlington
Xiaojun Wang; University of Hawaii & Central University of Finance and Economics
   Presented by: Chi-Young Choi, University of Texas at Arlington
 

General equilibrium dynamics with naive and sophisticated hyperbolic consumers in an overlapping generations economy
By Takeshi Ojima; Osaka University
   Presented by: Takeshi Ojima, Osaka University
 

Some Mathematical Properties of the Dynamically Inconsistent Bellman Equation: A Note on the Two-sided Altruism Dynamics
By Takaaki Aoki; Kyoto University
   Presented by: Takaaki Aoki, Kyoto University
 
Session ID 32: Search, Unemployment and Business Cycles
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Jang-Ting Guo, University of California, Riverside
Session Chair: Lei Fang, Federal Resereve Bank of Atlanta
Session type: contributed
 

Endogenous Labor Participation and Involuntary Unemployment: An Estimated New Keynesian Model
By Yuelin Liu; UNSW
   Presented by: Yuelin Liu, UNSW
 

Adaptive Learning, Incomplete Knowledge and Unemployment Volatility
By Shoujian Zhang; University of St Andrews
Federico Di Pace; University of St Andrews
   Presented by: Shoujian Zhang, University of St Andrews
 

Human Capital Dynamics and the U.S. Labor Market
By Lei Fang; Federal Resereve Bank of Atlanta
Jun Nie
   Presented by: Lei Fang, Federal Resereve Bank of Atlanta
 
Session ID 36: Political Connections, Status Quo, and Hierarchy Leadership
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Toshihiro Ihori, University of Tokyo
Session Chair: Yen-Teik Lee, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Session type: contributed
 

Social Comparison and Hierarchy Leadership in Voluntary Public Goods Provision
By Jipeng Zhang; Nanyang Technological University
   Presented by: Jipeng Zhang, Nanyang Technological University
   Discussant:   Yen-Teik Lee, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
 

Ideologies, Status Quo, and Parties' Outside Options in Parliamentary Politics
By Tsung-Sheng Tsai; National Taiwan University
C.C. Yang; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Tsung-Sheng Tsai, National Taiwan University
   Discussant:   Jipeng Zhang, Nanyang Technological University
 

Political Connections and Firm Value: Evidence from the Regression Discontinuity Design of Close Gubernatorial Elections
By Quoc-Anh Do; Sciences Po
Yen Teik Lee; Shanghai U of Finance and Economics
Bang Nguyen; University of Cambridge Judge Business School
   Presented by: Yen-Teik Lee, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
   Discussant:   Tsung-Sheng Tsai, National Taiwan University
 
Session ID 18: Labor Markets and Development
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Ping Wang, Washington University in St. Louis
Session Chair: Ping Wang, Washington University in St. Louis
Session type: contributed
 

The Option Value of Human Capital
By Donghoon Lee; Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Sang Yoon (Tim) Lee; University of Mannheim
Yongseok Shin; Washington University in St. Louis
   Presented by: Yongseok Shin, Washington University in St. Louis
 

The Health of Children and Economic Development
By Po-Chieh Yang; State University of New York at Buffalo
   Presented by: Po-Chieh Yang, State University of New York at Buffalo
 

Education and Migration: The Role of Zhaosheng in China
By Pei-Ju Liao; Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica
Ping Wang; Washington University in St. Louis
Yin-Chi Wang; Chinese University of Hong Kong
Chong Yip; Chinese University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Yin-Chi Wang, Chinese University of Hong Kong
 
Session ID 53: Default, Runs, and Contagion
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Yiting Li, Department of Economics
Session Chair: James Chapman, Bank of Canada
Session type: contributed
 

Managerial Reputation and Failure of Market Discipline
By Koji Asano; Osaka University
   Presented by: Koji Asano, Osaka University
 

Sovereign Default, Bank Runs, and Contagion
By Stephan Luck; University of Bonn and MPI
Paul Schempp; University of Bonn and Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
   Presented by: Paul Schempp, University of Bonn and Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
 

Equilibrium Default Contagion and Central Counterparties in the Over-the-Counter Markets
By James Chapman; Bank of Canada
Tsz-Nga Wong; Bank of Canada
   Presented by: James Chapman, Bank of Canada
 
Session ID 4: Economics of Migration and Mobility
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Sebastian Braun, Kiel Institute for the World Economy
Session Chair: Juliane Scheffel, The University of Nottingham Ningbo China
Session type: contributed
 

Siblings' Interaction in Migration Decisions: Who Provides for the Elderly Left Behind?
By Tobias Stoehr; Kiel Institute for the World Economy
   Presented by: Tobias Stoehr, Kiel Institute for the World Economy
 

Choosing the Pond: On-the-Job Experience and Human Capital
By Jie Gong; National University of Singapore
Ang Sun; Renmin University of China
Zhichao Wei; Brown University
   Presented by: Jie Gong, National University of Singapore
 

Are Adverse Working Conditions Adequately Compensated in China?
By Juliane Scheffel; The University of Nottingham Ningbo China
   Presented by: Juliane Scheffel, The University of Nottingham Ningbo China
 
Session ID 63: Health and Labor Economics - II
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Jin-Tan Liu, National Taiwan University
Session Chair: Elisa Birch, The University of Western Australia
Session type: contributed
 

Land reform and sex selection in China
By Shuang Zhang; University of Colorado Boulder
   Presented by: Shuang Zhang, University of Colorado Boulder
 

University prestige, performance evaluation and promotion: Estimating the employer learning model using personnel datasets
[slides]
By Daiji Kawaguchi; Hitotsubashi University
   Presented by: Daiji Kawaguchi, Hitotsubashi University
 

The Labour Supply and Earnings of Indigenous Australians
By Elisa Birch; The University of Western Australia
   Presented by: Elisa Birch, The University of Western Australia
 
Session ID 74: Treatment Effect Identification
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
Session Chair: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
Session type: contributed
 

Overidentification test in a nonparametric treatment model with unobserved heterogeneity
By Andreas Dzemski
Florian Sarnetzki; University of Mannheim
   Presented by: Florian Sarnetzki, University of Mannheim
 

Bounds on Population Average Treatment Effects with an Invalid Instrument
By Xuan Chen; Renmin University of China
Carlos Flores; California Polytechnic State University
Alfonso Flores-Lagunes; Binghamton University, State University
   Presented by: Xuan Chen, Renmin University of China
 

Identifying the Average Treatment Effect in a Two Threshold Model
By Arthur Lewbel; Boston College
Thomas Tao Yang; Boston College
   Presented by: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
 
Session ID 86: Overlapping Generations
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Ching-chong Lai, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Shaofeng Xu, Bank of Canada
Session type: contributed
 

Growth effect of bubbles in a non-scale endogenous model with in-house R&D
By kizuku takao; Osaka University
   Presented by: Kizuku Takao, Osaka University
 

Human capital investment, Signaling, and Wage differentials
By Masashi Tanaka; Osaka University
   Presented by: Masashi Tanaka, Osaka University
 

On the Impact of Rare Housing Disasters
By Shaofeng Xu; Bank of Canada
   Presented by: Shaofeng Xu, Bank of Canada
 
Session ID 108: Experimental Studies of Public Goods and Gender
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Li-Chen Hsu, Department of Public Finance
Session type: contributed
 

Altruistic Punishment in the Face of Direct Externality and Selfish Temptation
By JIA LIU; Nanyang Technological University
Jingping Li; National University of Singapore
Yohanes Riyanto; Nanyang Technological University
   Presented by: Yohanes Riyanto, Nanyang Technological University
 

Can Repeated Play Reduce Gender Difference in Over-confidence? A Field Experiment
By King King Li; Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
   Presented by: King King Li, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
 

Experimental Study on the Effects of Democracy on Tax Compliance
By Li-Chen Hsu; Department of Public Finance
Kamhon Kan; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Li-Chen Hsu, Department of Public Finance
 
Session ID 127: Games and Auction
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Mamoru Kaneko, University of Tsukuba
Session Chair: Nobue Suzuki, Komazawa Univ.
Session type: contributed
 

The Characterization of the Limit Equilibrium Payoff Set with Mediator and General Monitoring
By Takuo Sugaya; Stanford
   Presented by: Takuo Sugaya, Stanford
 

Scoring auctions with non-quasilinear scoring rules
By Krishnendu Dastidar; Jawaharlal Nehru University
   Presented by: Krishnendu Dastidar, Jawaharlal Nehru University
 

Symmetric Equilibria in Voluntarily Separable Repeated Public Good Provision
By Nobue Suzuki; Komazawa Univ.
   Presented by: Nobue Suzuki, Komazawa Univ.
 
Session ID 145: Social Insurance
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: C.C. Yang, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Minchung Hsu, GRIPS
Session type: contributed
 

Macroeconomic Implications of Long-Term Care Policies
By Daniel Barczyk; McGill University
Matthias Kredler; Universidad Carlos III Madrid
   Presented by: Daniel Barczyk, McGill University
 

Explaining the Difference between Male and Female in Pension System
By Yusuke Kinai; Osaka University
   Presented by: Yusuke Kinai, Osaka University
 

Revisiting the US tax subsidy on private health insurance: is it still necessary?
By Gary Hansen; UCLA
Minchung Hsu; GRIPS
Junsang Lee; Sungkyunkwan University
   Presented by: Junsang Lee, Sungkyunkwan University
 
Session ID 57: Empirical Industry Analysis
June 21, 2014 15:20 to 16:50
 
Session Organizer: Han Hong, Stanford University
Session Chair: Wen-Chi Liao, National University of Singapore
Session type: contributed
 

In-House Transactions in the Real Estate Brokerage Industry: Matching Outcome or Strategic Promotion?
By Seung Hyun Hong
   Presented by: Seung Hyun Hong,
 

Understanding Firms in Transition Economies: China and Central-Eastern Europe Compared
By Byung-Yeon Kim; Seoul National University
Jin Wang; HongKongUniversityofScienceandTechnology
Chenggang Xu; University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Jin Wang, HongKongUniversityofScienceandTechnology
 

Do Chinese County Governments’ Fiscal Autonomy and Administrative Inefficiency Affect Firm Productivity and Entry?
By Wen-Chi Liao; National University of Singapore
Pei Li; National University of Singapore
Yongheng Deng; National University of Singapore
   Presented by: Wen-Chi Liao, National University of Singapore
 
Session ID 153: Plenary Session on Economic Development in Honor of Professor Gregory C. Chow
June 21, 2014 17:00 to 18:00
International Conference Hall
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Sheng-Cheng Hu,
Session type: invited
 

Financial System Design
By Robert Townsend; MIT
   Presented by: Robert Townsend, MIT
 
Session ID 76: Microeconometric theory
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Arthur Lewbel, Boston College
Session Chair: Xun Lu, Hong Kong University of Science and Tech
Session type: contributed
 

Identification and Estimation of Sample Selection Models Without Additivity
By Jen-Che Liao; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Jen-Che Liao, Academia Sinica
 

Uniform Bahadur Representation for Nonparametric Censored Quantile Regression: A Redistribution-of-Mass Approach
By Efang Kong; University of Kent at Canterbury
Yingcun Xia; National University of Singapore
   Presented by: Efang Kong, University of Kent at Canterbury
 

Nonparametric Identification and Estimation of Truncated Regression Models with Heteroskedasticity
By Xun Lu; Hong Kong University of Science and Tech
   Presented by: Xun Lu, Hong Kong University of Science and Tech
 
Session ID 80: International Risks and Financial Markets
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Ching-chong Lai, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Carlos Yepez, University of Manitoba
Session type: contributed
 

International Reserves for Emerging Economies: A Liquidity Approach
By Kukmo Jung; UCD
   Presented by: Kukmo Jung, UCD
 

Sectoral Comovements and Risk Sharing in Emerging Economies
By Carlos Yepez; University of Manitoba
   Presented by: Carlos Yepez, University of Manitoba
 
Session ID 35: Public Policy in an Imperfect Economy
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Toshihiro Ihori, University of Tokyo
Session Chair: Joanne Roberts, University of Calgary
Session type: contributed
 

Cooperative and Non-Cooperative Equilibrium Consumption Taxes in the Presence of Cross-Border Pollution
By Panos Hatzipanayotou; Athens University of Economics and Busin
Michael Michael; University of Cyprus
   Presented by: Michael Michael, University of Cyprus
   Discussant:   Kengo Nutahara, Senshu University
 

Asset price targeting government spending and equilibrium indeterminacy in a sticky-price economy
By Kengo Nutahara; University College London and Senshu University
   Presented by: Kengo Nutahara, Senshu University
   Discussant:   Joanne Roberts, University of Calgary
 

Minimum Wages and the Informal Sector
By Katherine Cuff; McMaster University
Steeve Mongrain; Simon Fraser University
Joanne Roberts; University of Calgary
   Presented by: Joanne Roberts, University of Calgary
   Discussant:   Michael Michael, University of Cyprus
 
Session ID 58: Identification and Inference
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Han Hong, Stanford University
Session Chair: Marc Henry, Penn State
Session type: contributed
 

Robust Bayes Inference for Non-Identifi…ed SVARs
[slides]
By Raffaella Giacomini; University College London
Toru Kitagawa; University College London
   Presented by: Toru Kitagawa, University College London
 

Identification in a Duopoly: A Real Options Approach
By Piin-hueih Chiang; National Chengchi University
   Presented by: Piin-hueih Chiang, National Chengchi University
 

IDENTIFYING MULTI-ATTRIBUTE HEDONIC MODELS
By Victor Chernozhukov; MIT
Alfred Galichon; Sciences Po
Marc Henry; The Pennsylvania State University
   Presented by: Marc Henry, Penn State
 
Session ID 90: Growth, Networks and Social Status
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Been-Lon Chen, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Katsunori Yamada, Osaka University
Session type: contributed
 

Induced Innovation Hypothesis and Green Shift Reversal
By CHIA-HUI LU; City University of Hong Kong
Yu Pang; City University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: CHIA-HUI LU, City University of Hong Kong
 

Quality of Intermediate Goods: The Growth and Welfare
By Yi-Ling Cheng; Tunghai University
Juin-jen Chang; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Yi-Ling Cheng, Tunghai University
 

Difference or Ratio: Implications of Status Preference on Stagnation
By Yoshiyasu Ono; Osaka University
Katsunori Yamada; Osaka University
   Presented by: Katsunori Yamada, Osaka University
 
Session ID 110: Theories of Financial Economics
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Yulei Luo, The University of Hong Kong
Session type: contributed
 

Short Selling With Model Uncertainty and Heterogeneous Beliefs
By Yun Liao; University of Macau
   Presented by: Yun Liao, University of Macau
 

Can the Endogenous Credit Constraint Explain the Heterogenous Investment Behavior?
By Kyoung Jin Choi; Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary
Hyeng Keun Koo; Ajou University
Byung Hwa Lim; Korea Economic Research Institute
Jane Yoo; Ajou University
   Presented by: Jane Yoo, Ajou University
 

Robust Portfolio-Consumption Rules and Precautionary Savings under State Uncertainty: The Continuous-time Case
By Yulei Luo; The University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Yulei Luo, The University of Hong Kong
 
Session ID 59: Auction and Pricing
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Han Hong, Stanford University
Session Chair: Ya-Ting Yu, Academia Sinica
Session type: contributed
 

Augmented quantile regression methods for …first-price auction
By Emmanuel Guerre; Queen Mary, University of London
   Presented by: Emmanuel Guerre, Queen Mary, University of London
 

Reserve Prices in Online Auctions: Theory and Evidence
By Kong-Pin Chen; Academia Sinica
Hung-pin Lai; Dept. of Economics
Chang-Ching Lin; Academia Sinica
Ya-Ting Yu; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Ya-Ting Yu, Academia Sinica
 
Session ID 115: Tests for Panel Data Models
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Eiji Kurozumi, Hitotsubashi University
Session type: contributed
 

Unequal Spacing in Dynamic Panel Data: Identification and Estimation
By Yuya Sasaki; Johns Hopkins University
Yi Xin; Johns Hopkins University
   Presented by: Yi Xin, Johns Hopkins University
 

A model of time-varying cointegration and cointegrating rank
By Chew Chua; The University of Melbourne
Sarantis Tsiaplias; Predictive Analytics Group, Australia
   Presented by: Chew Chua, The University of Melbourne
 

Novel Panel Cointegration Tests Emending for Cross-Section Dependence with N Fixed
By Kaddour Hadri; Queen's University Belfast
Eiji Kurozumi; Hitotsubashi University
Yao Rao; The University of Liverpool
   Presented by: Eiji Kurozumi, Hitotsubashi University
 
Session ID 126: Information Economics
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Mamoru Kaneko, University of Tsukuba
Session Chair: Pai Xu, University of Hong Kong
Session type: contributed
 

A Model of Structural Manipulation
[slides]
By Hanjoon Jung; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Hanjoon Jung, Academia Sinica
 

Learning, Belief Manipulation and Optimal Relationship Termination
By Haibo Xu; Fudan University
   Presented by: Haibo Xu, Fudan University
 

Price Setting with Interdependent Values
By Pai Xu; University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Pai Xu, University of Hong Kong
 
Session ID 144: Human Capital and Incentives
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Mitsuhiro Nagano, Osaka University
Session type: contributed
 

To Introduce or Not To Introduce Monetary Bonuses: The Cost of Repealing Teacher Incentives
By Yusuke Jinnai; International University of Japan
   Presented by: Yusuke Jinnai, International University of Japan
 

Job Quality and Short-Term Economic Wellbeing of Less Educated Female Workers - A Structural Approach
By Hau Chyi; University of Chicago
Orgul Ozturk; University of South Carolina
Weilong Zhang; Renmin University of China
   Presented by: Hau Chyi, University of Chicago
 

Does Job Search Duration Affect Match Quality of the First Job? Evidence from College and University Graduates in Japan
By Mitsuhiro Nagano; Osaka University
   Presented by: Mitsuhiro Nagano, Osaka University
 
Session ID 37: The Bewley Model
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: C.C. Yang, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: C.C. Yang, Academia Sinica
Session type: contributed
 

The Rise of Services: the Role of Skills, Scale, and Female Labor Supply
By Paco Buera; UCLA
Joseph Kaboski; University of Notre Dame
Min Qiang (Kent) Zhao; Xiamen University
   Presented by: Min Qiang (Kent) Zhao, Xiamen University
 

The Wealth Distribution in Bewley Models with Investment Risk
By Shenghao Zhu; National University of Singapore
   Presented by: Shenghao Zhu, National University of Singapore
 

Status quo, future generations, and the dynamics of social security
By Yunmin Chen; National Chengchi University
C.C. Yang; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Yunmin Chen, National Chengchi University
 
Session ID 141: Physician and Worker Behavior
June 22, 2014 8:30 to 10:00
 
Session Organizer: Jin-Tan Liu, National Taiwan University
Session Chair: Zeng-Hua Lu, University of South Australia
Session type: contributed
 

Physicians as Double Agents in a Universal Health Care System: Evidence from Generic Pharmaceutical Adoption in Taiwan
By Meng-Chi Tang; National Chung Cheng University
   Presented by: Meng-Chi Tang, National Chung Cheng University
 

Do economic incentives promote physical activity? Evaluating the Impact of the London Congestion Charge on Active Commuting and Health
By Ryota Nakamura; University of East Anglia
Emma Coombes; University of East Anglia
Marc Suhrcke; University of East Anglia
   Presented by: Ryota Nakamura, University of East Anglia
 

Child Disability, Welfare Payments, Marital Status and Mothers' Labor Supply
By Zeng-Hua Lu; University of South Australia
   Presented by: Zeng-Hua Lu, University of South Australia
 
Session ID 156: Plenary V
June 22, 2014 10:20 to 11:20
International Conference Hall
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Jang-Ting Guo, University of California, Riverside
Session type: invited
 

Robust implications of menu cost models and its empirical counterparts
By Fernando Alvarez; University of Chicago
   Presented by: Fernando Alvarez, University of Chicago
 
Session ID 158: Financial Econometrics
June 22, 2014 11:30 to 12:50
1st Conference Room
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Hwai-Chung Ho, Academia Sinica
Session type: invited
 

Large Panel Test of Factor Pricing Models
By Jianqing Fan; Princeton University
Yuan Liao; University of Maryland
Jiawei Yao; Princeton University
   Presented by: Jianqing Fan, Princeton University
 

High Dimensional Dynamic Stochastic Copula Models with Financial Applications
By Drew Creal; University of Chicago
Ruey Tsay; University of Chicago
   Presented by: Ruey Tsay, University of Chicago
 
Session ID 159: Games and Decision
June 22, 2014 11:30 to 12:50
2nd Conference Room
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Kong-Pin Chen, Academia Sinica
Session type: invited
 

Information Aggregation in Large markets
By Asher Wolinsky; Northwestern University
   Presented by: Asher Wolinsky, Northwestern University
 

What Makes Voters Turn Out: The Effects of Polls and Beliefs
By Leeat Yariv; California Institute of Technology
   Presented by: Leeat Yariv, California Institute of Technology
 
Session ID 119: DSGE Models
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Yu-Ning Hwang, National Chengchi University
Session type: contributed
 

Linearization about the Current State: A Computational Method for Approximating Nonlinear Policy Functions during Simulation
By Richard Evans; Brigham Young University
Kerk Phillips; Brigham Young University
   Presented by: Kerk Phillips, Brigham Young University
 

Identification of DSGE models - A comparison of methods and the effect of second order approximation
By Willi Mutschler; University of Münster
   Presented by: Willi Mutschler, University of Münster
 

Dynamic Analysis of China’s Monetary Policy: A Dynamic Stochastic General Equilibrium Approach
By Yu-Ning Hwang; National Chengchi University
   Presented by: Yu-Ning Hwang, National Chengchi University
 
Session ID 39: Applied Econometrics in Macroeconomics
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Jang-Ting Guo, University of California, Riverside
Session Chair: Bing Li, Tsinghua University
Session type: contributed
 

Has the Trend-cycle Correlation of GDP Changed? A Time-Varying Parameter Estimation for the Post-WWII U.S. Real GDP
By Sui Luo; Capital University of Economics and Business
   Presented by: Sui Luo, Capital University of Economics and Business
 

What is different this time? Investigating the declines of the U.S. real GDP during the Great Recession
By YuFan Huang; Capital University of Economics and Business
Sui Luo; Capital University of Economics and Business
   Presented by: YuFan Huang, Capital University of Economics and Business
 

Identifying Monetary Policy Behavior in China: A Bayesian DSGE Approach
By Bing Li; Tsinghua University
Qing Liu; Tsinghua University
   Presented by: Bing Li, Tsinghua University
 
Session ID 82: Monetary Policy
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Ching-chong Lai, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Juanyi Xu, Hong Kong Univ of Science and Technology
Session type: contributed
 

Yield Curve, Inflation Expectations, and Monetary Policy in Small Open Economies
By Kwan Soo Bong; Bank of Korea
Taeyoung Doh; Economic Research Dept.
Woong Yong Park; University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Woong Yong Park, University of Hong Kong
 

Monetary Policy Under Bounded Rationality
By Jae-Young Kim; Seoul National University
   Presented by: Jae-Young Kim, Seoul National University
 

Labor Mobility and Exchange Rate Regime In Open Economies
By David Cook; HKUST
Haichao FAN; Economics Department
Juanyi Xu; Hong Kong Univ of Science and Technology
   Presented by: Juanyi Xu, Hong Kong Univ of Science and Technology
 
Session ID 88: Money, Finance and Taxation
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Been-Lon Chen, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Yong Wang, City University of Hong Kong
Session type: contributed
 

Finance, Democracy and Innovation
By Jun Wu; Shanghai Jiaotong University
   Presented by: Jun Wu, Shanghai Jiaotong University
 

Optimal Capital Income Taxes in an Infinite-lived Representative-agent Model with Progressive Tax Schedules
By Been-Lon Chen; Academia Sinica
Chih-Fang Lai; National Taiwan University
   Presented by: Chih-Fang Lai, National Taiwan University
 

Information Asymmetry, External Finance, and Optimal Capital Taxation
By Wai-Hong Ho; University of Macau
Yong Wang; City University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Yong Wang, City University of Hong Kong
 
Session ID 104: Estimating Treatment Effects
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Yu-Chin Hsu, Academia Sinica
Session type: contributed
 

Partial Mean Processes with Generated Regressors: Continuous Treatment Effects and Nonseparable Models
By Ying-Ying Lee; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Ying-Ying Lee, University of Oxford
 

CONSISTENT ESTIMATION OF LINEAR REGRESSION MODELS USING MATCHED DATA
By Masayuki Hirukawa; Setsunan University
   Presented by: Masayuki Hirukawa, Setsunan University
 

Estimating Conditional Average Treatment Effects
By Jason Abrevaya; The University of Texas at Austin
Yu-Chin Hsu; Academia Sinica
Robert Lieli; Central European University and the National Bank of Hungary
   Presented by: Yu-Chin Hsu, Academia Sinica
 
Session ID 25: IO Theory
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Youngsub Chun, Seoul National University
Session Chair: Masuyuki Nishijima, Yokohama City University
Session type: contributed
 

Interpersonal Bundling
By Tianle Zhang; Lingnan University
   Presented by: Tianle Zhang, Lingnan University
 

The Theory of Quantity Discounts and Optimal Pricing
By Winston Chang; SUNY at Buffalo
Tai-Liang Chen; State University of New York at Buffalo
   Presented by: Tai-Liang Chen, State University of New York at Buffalo
 

Mixed Duopoly of Vertically Differentiated Services with the Maximin Public Firm under the Finiteness Property
By Masuyuki Nishijima; Yokohama City University
   Presented by: Masuyuki Nishijima, Yokohama City University
 
Session ID 33: Auction Theory
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Youngsub Chun, Seoul National University
Session Chair: Liang Zou, University of Amsterdam
Session type: contributed
 

Exposure Problem in Multi-Unit Auctions
By Hikmet Gunay; University of Manitoba
Xin Meng; Southwestern U. of Finance&Economics
   Presented by: Hikmet Gunay, University of Manitoba
 

Optimal Reserve Prices in Auctions with Ensuing Risk and Heterogeneous Buyers
By Audrey Hu; University of Amsterdam/Tinbergen Institute
Liang Zou; University of Amsterdam
   Presented by: Liang Zou, University of Amsterdam
 
Session ID 113: Economics of Growth
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Munechika Katayama, Kyoto University
Session type: contributed
 

Sector Biased Technical Change, Perpetual and Transient Structural Change
By Pengfei Zhang; Peking University
   Presented by: Pengfei Zhang, Peking University
 

Cash-In-Advance Constraints in a Schumpeterian Growth Model with an Endogenous Market Structure
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By Juin-jen Chang; Academia Sinica
Chienyu Huang; NCSU
Lei (Jane) Ji; European University Institute
   Presented by: Chienyu Huang, Southwestern University of Economics and Finance
 

Rising Skill Premium?: The Roles of Capital-Skill Complementarity and Sectoral Shifts in a Two-Sector Economy
By Naoko Hara; Bank of Japan
Munechika Katayama; Kyoto University
Ryo Kato; Bank of Japan
   Presented by: Munechika Katayama, Kyoto University
 
Session ID 26: Equilibrium Indeterminacy, Macroeconomic Stability and Business Cycles
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Jang-Ting Guo, University of California, Riverside
Session Chair: Jang-Ting Guo, University of California, Riverside
Session type: contributed
 

Progressive Taxation as an Automatic Destabilizer under Endogenous Growth
By Shu-Hua Chen; National Taipei University
Jang-Ting Guo; University of California, Riverside
   Presented by: Shu-Hua Chen, National Taipei University
 

Heterogeneity and redistribution shocks in business cycles
By Daichi Shirai; The Canon Institute for Global Studies
   Presented by: Daichi Shirai, The Canon Institute for Global Studies
 

Sectoral Composition of Government Spending and Macroeconomic (In)stability
By Juin-jen Chang; Academia Sinica
Jang-Ting Guo; University of California, Riverside
Jhy-yuan Shieh; Soochow University
Wei-neng Wang; Feng Chia University
   Presented by: Juin-jen Chang, Academia Sinica
 
Session ID 41: Mathematical Economics II
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Yeneng Sun, National University of Singapore
Session Chair: Yeneng Sun, National University of Singapore
Session type: contributed
 

Stationary Markov Perfect Equilibria in Discounted Stochastic Games
By Wei He; National University of Singapore
Yeneng Sun; National University of Singapore
   Presented by: Wei He, National University of Singapore
 

Equilibria and Pareto-Undominated Refinements in Two Classes of Non-Atomic Games
By Haifeng FU; Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Haomiao Yu; Ryerson University
   Presented by: Haomiao Yu, Ryerson University
 

decompositions of normal form games: potential, zero-sum, and stable games
By Sung-Ha Hwang; Sogang University
Luc Rey-Bellet; University of Massachusetts
   Presented by: Sung-Ha Hwang, Sogang University
 
Session ID 105: Estimation with Panel Data and Tests
June 22, 2014 14:00 to 15:30
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Yixiao Sun, University of California, San Diego
Session type: contributed
 

Mean Average Estimation of Dynamic Panel Models with Nonstationary Initial Condition
By John Chao; University of Maryland
Myungsup Kim; University of North Texas
Donggyu Sul; University of Texas at Dallas
   Presented by: John Chao, University of Maryland
 

Fixed-smoothing Asymptotics in a Two-step GMM Framework
By Yixiao Sun; University of California, San Diego
   Presented by: Yixiao Sun, University of California, San Diego
 
Session ID 136: International Trade Model
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Hong Hwang, Department of Economics
Session Chair: Taiji Furusawa, Hitotsubashi University
Session type: contributed
 

Asymmetric Trade Gravity Models
By Chee Kian Leong; University of Nottingham, Ningbo
   Presented by: Chee Kian Leong, University of Nottingham, Ningbo
 

Learning to Export
By Xiaoyang Li; Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
Antung Liu; CKGSB and RFF
   Presented by: Antung Liu, CKGSB and RFF
 

Relationship Specificity, Market Thickness, and International Trade
By Taiji Furusawa; Hitotsubashi University
   Presented by: Taiji Furusawa, Hitotsubashi University
 
Session ID 49: Law and Political Economy
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: C.C. Yang, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Eik Swee, University of Melbourne
Session type: contributed
 

The Effects of Local Elections on National Military Spending: Theory and Evidence
By Yufeng Sun; The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Yuke Li; Yale University
Liuchun Deng; Johns Hopkins University
   Presented by: Yufeng Sun, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Anchoring Effect in Real Litigation: An Empirical Study
By Yun-chien Chang; Academia Sinica
Kong-Pin Chen; Academia Sinica
Chang-Ching Lin; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Chang-Ching Lin, Academia Sinica
 

Is Happiness Really a Warm Gun? The Consequences of U.S. Weapons Sales for Political Violence
By Eik Swee; University of Melbourne
   Presented by: Eik Swee, University of Melbourne
 
Session ID 117: Bayesian Models and Empirical Likelihood
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Kengo Kato, University of Tokyo
Session type: contributed
 

Quasi-Bayesian Model Selection
By Atsushi Inoue; Southern Methodist University
Mototsugu Shintani; University of Tokyo
   Presented by: Mototsugu Shintani, University of Tokyo
 

Pseudo-Observation Adjustment and Higher-Order Properties of Blockwise Empirical Likelihood with Moment Restrictions
By Jun Ma; University of British Columbia
   Presented by: Jun Ma, University of British Columbia
 

Quasi-Bayesian analysis of nonparametric instrumental variables models
By Kengo Kato; University of Tokyo
   Presented by: Kengo Kato, University of Tokyo
 
Session ID 118: Parameter Inference
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Yi-Ting Chen, Academia Sinica
Session type: contributed
 

Fixed-b Inference for Difference-in-Differences Estimation
By Yu Sun; Capital University of Economics and Business
   Presented by: Yu Sun, Capital University of Economics and Business
 

Heteroskedasticity Autocorrelation Robust Inference in Time Series Regressions with Missing Data
By Seunghwa Rho; Louisiana State University
Tim Vogelsang; Michigan State U.
   Presented by: Seunghwa Rho, Louisiana State University
 

Time Evolution of Income Distributions
By Yi-Ting Chen; Academia Sinica
Ruey Tsay; University of Chicago
   Presented by: Yi-Ting Chen, Academia Sinica
 
Session ID 130: Competition and Behavior
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Youngsub Chun, Seoul National University
Session Chair: Joanna Poyago-Theotoky, La Trobe University
Session type: contributed
 

The Economics for Outsourcing Demand Forecasting
By ERICK LI; The University of Sydney
   Presented by: Zhaolin Li, The University of Sydney
 

Competition of Talk Show Programs in Taiwan
By Chun-Fang Chiang; National Taiwan University
Ching-I Huang; National Taiwan University
Hsien-Ming Lien; National Cheng-Chi University
   Presented by: Ching-I Huang, National Taiwan University
 

University Competition and Transnational Competition: The Choice of Branch Campus
By Joanna Poyago-Theotoky; La Trobe University
Alessandro Tampieri; University of Luxembourg
   Presented by: Joanna Poyago-Theotoky, La Trobe University
 
Session ID 135: FDI Location Choice, Production Network
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Hong Hwang, Department of Economics
Session Chair: An-Chi Tung, Academia Sinica
Session type: contributed
 

Quantifying Adaptation Costs in Sequential FDI Location Choices: Evidence from German Firms
By Aiyong Zhu; University of Mannheim
   Presented by: Aiyong Zhu, University of Mannheim
 

MNEs’ Decisions on Post-entry Mode Change in China
By Hao-Chung Li; National Chengchi University
B. J. Liu; Department of Economics
   Presented by: Hao-Chung Li, National Chengchi University
 

The Economics of Sharing the Supply Base
By An-Chi Tung; Academia Sinica
Henry Wan, Jr.; Cornell University
   Presented by: An-Chi Tung, Academia Sinica
 
Session ID 133: Corporate Strategy
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Chong-En Bai, Tsinghua University
Session Chair: Si Li, Wilfrid Laurier University
Session type: contributed
 

Reputation Building through Failure
By Huan Wang; CASS
Yi Zhang; Singapore Management University
   Presented by: Yi Zhang, Singapore Management University
 

Platform Pricing in Mixed Two-Sided Markets
By Ming Gao; Tsinghua University
   Presented by: Ming Gao, Tsinghua University
 

The Strategic Impacts of Overconfident CEO in Bad Times
By Shirley Ho; National Chengchi University
Chung Yuan Fu; National Chengchi University
   Presented by: Shirley Ho, National Chengchi University
 

Target Ownership Plans and Corporate Policies
By Kareen Brown; Brock University
Si Li; Wilfrid Laurier University
   Presented by: Si Li, Wilfrid Laurier University
 
Session ID 140: Financial Markets and Information
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Peter Hoerdahl, Bank for International Settlements
Session type: contributed
 

Informational Effect of Trade Around Macroeconomic Announcement
By YA-TING CHANG; National Central University
Yin-Feng Gau; National Central University
   Presented by: YA-TING CHANG, National Central University
 

Board Structure, D&O Insurance and the Variability of Firm Performance
By Yuwei Wang; Marist College
Chia-wei Chen; Tunghai University
   Presented by: Yuwei Wang, Marist College
 

Intraday dynamics of euro area sovereign CDS and bonds
By Jacob Gyntelberg; Bank for International Settlements
Peter Hoerdahl; Bank for International Settlements
Kristyna Ters; University of Basel
Joerg Urban; Bank for International Settlements
   Presented by: Peter Hoerdahl, Bank for International Settlements
 
Session ID 120: Empirical Asset Pricing
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Benedikt Rotermann, University of Münster
Session type: contributed
 

CONSUMER DEMAND, CONSUMPTION, AND ASSET PRICING: AN INTEGRATED ANALYSIS
By Ka Kei Wong; U of Macau
   Presented by: Ka Kei Wong, U of Macau
 

High Frequency Trading and Treasury Bond Returns
By Ingrid Lo; Bank of Canada
   Presented by: Ingrid Lo, Bank of Canada
 

Estimating periodically collapsing stock price bubbles using sequential Monte Carlo methods
By Benedikt Rotermann; University of Münster
   Presented by: Benedikt Rotermann, University of Münster
 
Session ID 98: Public Policy and Socioeconomic Outcomes
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Fei Wang, University of Southern California
Session type: contributed
 

Intergenerational Household Quantity-Quality Trade-off in Aging China
By XUECHAO QIAN; The University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: XUECHAO QIAN, The University of Hong Kong
 

Partial Insurance and Aggregate Welfare in China: 1989 to 2009
By Raul Santaeulalia-Llopis; Washington University in St. Louis
Yu Zheng; City University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Yu Zheng, City University of Hong Kong
 

Does Family Planning Policy Matter? Dynamic Evidence from China
By Fei Wang; University of Southern California
   Presented by: Fei Wang, University of Southern California
 
Session ID 143: Housing markets
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Charles K. Leung, City Univ. of Hong Kong
Session type: contributed
 

Do people overreact? Evidence from the housing market after the Wenchuan earthquake
By Deng Guoying; Sichuan University
Li Gan; Texas A&M University
Manuel Hernandez; IFPRI
   Presented by: Manuel Hernandez, IFPRI
 

New Economic Geography of Superstar Cities
By Yuming Fu; National University of Singpore
Bochao Zhang; National University of Singapore
   Presented by: Bochao Zhang, National University of Singapore
 

Spatial interaction of Russian cities: an empirical study
By Vera Ivanova; NRU Higher School of Economics
   Presented by: Vera Ivanova, NRU Higher School of Economics
 

Losing Track of the Asset Markets: the Case of Housing and Stock
By Kuang-Liang Chang; National Chiayi University
Nan-Kuang Chen; National Taiwan University
Charles K. Leung; City Univ. of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Charles K. Leung, City Univ. of Hong Kong
 
Session ID 42: Mathematical Economics III
June 22, 2014 15:40 to 17:20
 
Session Organizer: Yeneng Sun, National University of Singapore
Session Chair: Yi-Chun Chen, National University of Singapore
Session type: contributed
 

Dynamic Directed Random Matching
By Darrell Duffie; Stanford University
Lei Qiao; National University of Singapore
Yeneng Sun; National University of Singapore
   Presented by: Lei Qiao, National University of Singapore
 

Strategic Representation and Realization of Large Distributional Games
By Mohammed Khan; Johns Hopkins University
Kali Rath; University of Notre Dame
Haomiao Yu; Ryerson University
Yongchao Zhang; Shanghai U. Finance & Economics
   Presented by: Yongchao Zhang, Shanghai U. Finance & Economics
 

The Weinstein-Yildiz Selection and Robust Predictions with Arbitrary Payoff Uncertainty
By Yi-Chun Chen; National University of Singapore
Satoru Takahashi; National University of Singapore
Siyang Xiong; University of Bristol
   Presented by: Yi-Chun Chen, National University of Singapore
 
Session ID 157: Fukuzawa Lecture - Address by 2013 President of the Econometric Society
June 22, 2014 17:30 to 18:30
International Conference Hall
 
Session Organizer: Kamhon Kan, Academia Sinica
Session Chair: Cyrus C. Y. Chu, Academia Sinica
Session type: invited
 

Causal Models,Structural Equations and Identification: A Unified Approach
By James Heckman; University of Chicago
Rodrigo Pinto; University of Chicago
   Presented by: James Heckman, University of Chicago
 

110 sessions, 305 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
2 Lee, Wen-ChiehC20, P20
3Akkoyun, HuseyinP19
4Alvarez, FernandoP156
5Andonie, CostelP128
6Anegawa, TomofumiP142
7Aoki, TakaakiC91, P91
8Arellano, ManuelP151
9Asano, KojiP53
10Barczyk, DanielP145
11Ben Cheikh, NidhaleddineP101
12Berliant, MarcusC139, P139, C50
13Birch, ElisaC63, P63
14Burgess, RobinP149
15Burguet, RobertoP24
16Chang, Te-TsunP52
17CHANG, YA-TINGP140
18Chang, Pao-LiP9
19Chang, Juin-jenP26
20Chao, JohnP105
21Chapman, JamesC53, P53
22Chau, Tak WaiC125, P125
23Chen, Been-LonC154
24Chen, Jau-erP95
25Chen, ZheP95
26Chen, Hung-JuP14
27Chen, Yi-TingC118, P118
28Chen, Yi-ChunC42, P42
29Chen, StaceyP62
30Chen, HengP47
31Chen, Shu-HuaP26
32Chen, Tai-LiangP25
33Chen, Kong-PinC159
34Chen, YunminP37
35Chen, XuanP74
36Cheng, Yi-LingP90
37Chesher, AndrewP155
38Chia, Wai MunP50
39Chiang, Piin-hueihP58
40Chien, YiLiC27, P27
41Chiou, Jing-YuanP137
42Chiu, JonathanC52, P52
43Cho, In-KooP50
44Choi, Chi-YoungP91
45Choo, EugeneP5
46Chu, Cyrus C. Y.C157
47Chua, ChewP115
48Chung, EunYiP116
49Chyi, HauP144
50Dastidar, KrishnenduP127
51Ding, WeiliC6, P6
52Dong, YingyingP73
53Eaton, JonathanP150
54Fan, C. S.P142
55Fan, JianqingC155, P158
56Fang, LeiC32, P32
57Fox, JeremyC75, P75
58French, ScottP16
59Fujishima, ShotaP139
60Fulop, AndrasP100
61Fung, LorettaC94, P94
62Furusawa, TaijiC136, P136
63Gao, MingP133
64Gliksberg, BaruchP13
65Gong, JieP4
66Goryunov, MaximP139
67Griffen, DrewP62
68Guerre, EmmanuelP59
69Gunay, HikmetP33
70Guo, Jang-TingC156, C26
71Han, MinsooP94
72Hatzipanayotou, PanosC11, P11
73He, SiminC65, P65
74He, WeiP41
75Heckman, JamesP157
76Henry, MarcC58, P58
77Hernandez, ManuelP143
78Hirukawa, MasayukiP104
79Ho, ShirleyP133
80Ho, Wai-HongC112, P112
81Ho, Hwai-ChungC158
82Hoerdahl, PeterC140, P140
83Hong, Seung HyunP57
84Hou, ZhaoyangC89, P89
85Hsieh, Chang-TaiP149
86Hsieh, Chih ShengP5
87Hsu, Po-HsuanP2
88Hsu, AlexP112
89Hsu, Yu-ChinC104, P104
90Hsu, MinchungC145
91Hsu, Li-ChenC108, P108
92Hsu, Wen-TaiC9, C146, P146
93Hu, Wei-MinC55, P55
94Hu, Sheng-ChengC153
95Huang, Ching-IP130
96Huang, DarienP101
97Huang, ChienyuP113
98Huang, YuFanP39
99Hwang, Yu-NingC119, P119
100Hwang, Sung-HaP41
101Ishise, HirokazuP69
102Ivanova, VeraP143
103Jinnai, YusukeP144
104Jung, HanjoonP126
105Jung, KukmoP80
106Kajii, AtsushiC129, P129
107Kamiya, KazuyaC24, P24
108Kan, KamhonC149
109Kao, ChihwaC106, P106
110Kapounek, SvatoplukC103, P103
111Katayama, MunechikaC113, P113
112Kato, KengoC117, P117
113Kawaguchi, DaijiP63
114Keay, Myoung-JinP125
115Kikuchi, TomooC47, P47
116Kim, SeikC123, P123
117Kim, Yun JungP112
118Kim, Young-IlC62, P62
119Kim, Jae-YoungP82
120Kim, SunTakP31
121Kinai, YusukeP145
122Kitagawa, ToruP58
123Kitamura, YuichiP155
124Kong, EfangP76
125Kortum, SamuelP150
126Kurozumi, EijiC115, P115
127Kwok, Sai Man SimonC93, P93
128Lai, Hung-pinC70, P70
129Lai, Chih-FangP88
130Lai, Ting-WeiC19, P19
131Lazarova, StepanaC142, P142
132Lee, NayoungP70
133Lee, Lung-feiC147
134Lee, Ying-YingP104
135Lee, JunsangP145
136Lee, Yen-TeikC36, D36, P36
137Lehrer, StevenC5, P5
138Leong, Chee KianP136
139Leung, Charles K.C143, P143
140Levine, DavidP152
141Lewbel, ArthurC74, P74
142Li, FuchunP100
143Li, Lingfang (Ivy)P55
144Li, MenglingP20
145Li, Hao-ChungP135
146Li, SiC133, P133
147Li, ZhaolinP130
148Li, YaoP9
149Li, BingC39, P39
150Li, King KingP108
151Li, YunanC31, P31
152Liang, XinP123
153Liao, Shian-YuP114
154Liao, Pei-JuP89
155Liao, YunP110
156Liao, Jen-CheP76
157Liao, Wen-ChiC57, P57
158Liao, JunminP19
159Lin, Chang-ChingP49
160Liu, XuyuanP60
161Liu, AntungP136
162Liu, LongP116
163Liu, YunP23
164Liu, YuelinP32
165Lo, IngridP120
166Lu, Shih EnP65
167Lu, Shu-ShiuanC114, P114
168Lu, Zeng-HuaC141, P141
169LU, CHIA-HUIP90
170Lu, XunC76, P76
171Luo, SuiP39
172Luo, YuleiC110, P110
173Ma, JunP117
174Matsubara, KiyoshiP11
175Matsushima, HitoshiC23, P23
176Michael, MichaelD35, P35
177Mino, KazuoC13, P13
178Miyakoshi, TatsuyoshiC83, P83
179Molnar, JozsefP54
180Moon, Hyungsik RogerP106
181Mutschler, WilliP119
182Nagano, MitsuhiroC144, P144
183Nakamura, RyotaP141
184Nishijima, MasuyukiC25, P25
185Nutahara, KengoD35, P35
186Ojima, TakeshiP91
187Oura, AsukaP89
188Park, Woong YongP82
189Peng, Shin-KunC16, P16, C152
190Peng, Shi-ShuP69
191Peng, XianhuaC101, P101
192Phillips, KerkP119
193Poyago-Theotoky, JoannaC130, P130
194Preve, DanielP15
195QIAN, XUECHAOP98
196Qiao, LeiP42
197Qin, BeiP94
198Rho, SeunghwaP118
199Riezman, RaymondC150, P146
200Rios-Rull, Jose-VictorP148
201Riyanto, YohanesP108
202Roberts, JoanneC35, D35, P35
203Roddie, CharlesP128
204Ronchetti, DiegoP93
205Rotermann, BenediktC120, P120
206Sakuragawa, MasayaC81, P81
207Sarnetzki, FlorianP74
208Sasaki, YuyaC73, P73
209Scheffel, JulianeC4, P4
210Schempp, PaulP53
211Sekine, AtsushiP83
212Shen, BoP60
213Shen, ShuP56
214Shi, KangP146
215Shi, ShupingP15
216Shimamoto, DaichiP73
217Shin, YongseokP18
218Shintani, KoheiP83
219Shintani, MototsuguP117
220Shirai, DaichiP26
221Sims, ChristopherP147
222Song, JoonC60, P60
223Song, HosinP75
224Srisuma, SorawootC54, P54
225Stoehr, TobiasP4
226Storesletten, KjetilP154
227Sugaya, TakuoP127
228Sun, YuP118
229Sun, YufengP49
230Sun, YixiaoC105, P105
231Sun, YenengC41
232Sun, XiangP129
233Sun, YifeiP31
234Sung, YusenP47
235Suzuki, NobueC127, P127
236Swee, EikC49, P49
237Tabakis, ChrysostomosP55
238Tabakovic, AmerP14
239Takao, KizukuP86
240Tanaka, MasashiP86
241Tang, HeiwaiP11
242Tang, RongshengP20
243Tang, Meng-ChiP141
244Tarafdar, SuchismitaP81
245Theseira, WalterP62
246Townsend, RobertP153
247Tsai, Tsung-ShengD36, P36
248Tsai, Yi-ChanP27
249Tsay, RueyC151, P158
250Tse, Yiu-KuenC15, P15
251Tung, An-ChiC135, P135
252Ushchev, PhilippC137, P137
253Valente, GiorgioC2, P2
254Vasnev, Andrey L.P103
255Wan, YuanyuanP125
256Wan, JingP27
257Wang, ZhiC69, P69
258Wang, LiangP52
259Wang, YuweiP140
260Wang, FeiC98, P98
261Wang, YongC88, P88
262Wang, JinP57
263Wang, PingC148, C18
264Wang, Yin-ChiP18
265Weese, EricP123
266Weigand, RolandP2
267Wolinsky, AsherP159
268Wong, Ka KeiP120
269Woutersen, TiemenC116, P116
270Wu, Jyh-LinC95, P95
271Wu, JunP88
272Xin, YiP115
273Xu, JuanyiC82, P82
274Xu, PaiC126, P126
275Xu, HaiboP126
276Xu, ShaofengC86, P86
277Xue, JianpoP14
278Yamada, KatsunoriC90, P90
279Yan, EricP81
280Yang, C.C.C37
281Yang, Po-ChiehP18
282Yang, Chih-ChunP129
283yang, youzhiP24
284Yao, MasayukiC128, P128
285Yariv, LeeatP159
286Yasuda, YosukeP137
287Yen, Yu-MinP106
288Yen, Tso-JungP70
289Yepez, CarlosC80, P80
290Yildiz, NeseP56
291Yip, ChongP16, C14
292Yoo, JaneP110
293Yu, ZhengfeiC56, P56
294Yu, Chia-MingP50
295Yu, Pei ChengP54
296Yu, HaomiaoP41
297Yu, Ya-TingC59, P59
298Yuen, Chi-WaP114
299Zeng, JingP103
300Zhang, XinC100, P100
301Zhang, BochaoP143
302Zhang, LeiP6
303Zhang, JunsenP6
304Zhang, YiP133
305Zhang, YongchaoP42
306Zhang, PengfeiP113
307Zhang, TianleP25
308Zhang, ShuangP63
309Zhang, JipengD36, P36
310Zhang, ShoujianP32
311Zhao, XiaojianP65
312Zhao, Min Qiang (Kent)P37
313Zheng, YuP98
314Zhu, AiyongP135
315Zhu, LianmingP9
316Zhu, ShenghaoP37
317Zilibotti, FabrizioP154
318Zou, LiangC33, P33

 

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