2017 North American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society

St. Louis, Missouri

 
June 15, 2017
 
18:30 to 20:30Reception (sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis), Bauer Hall, Frick Forum (Lower 2 Levels)
 
 
 
June 16, 2017
 
18:00 to 21:00Young Economists' Event, College Hall
 
 
 
June 17, 2017
 
18:30 to 21:30Conference Dinner, Bauer Hall, 3rd Floor Atrium
 
 

 

Program Notes and Index of Sessions

 

Summary of All Sessions

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#Date/TimeLocationTitlePapers
1June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S) Advances in Monetary Theory3
2June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 Aging and Savings4
3June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 Auctions4
4June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 130 Behavior in Financial Markets3
5June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 204 Business Cycles4
6June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 240 Development Economics II3
7June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 150 Education and college choice4
8June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 Firm Dynamics and Entrepreneurship4
9June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 208 International Trade III3
10June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 230 Recent advances in instrumental variables techniques2
11June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 160 Topics in Microeconomic Theory4
12June 15, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 Urban Issues4
13June 15, 2017
15:30-16:30
Lab Sciences Room 300 Session 1: Semi-Plenary: Development Economics - Rosenzweig, Mookherjee0
14June 15, 2017
15:30-16:30
Simon Hall Room 1, May Auditorium Session 2: Semi-Plenary: Econometrics of Contracts - Miller, Vuong0
15June 15, 2017
15:30-16:30
Knight Hall Room 110, Emerson Auditorium Session 3: Semi-Plenary: Macroeconomics - Aguiar, Krueger0
16June 15, 2017
17:00-18:00
Edison Theatre North Lecture by Robert Townsend (MIT): "Liquidity, Design of Payment Systems and Monetary Policy"0
17June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 Bounded Rationality4
18June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S) Contributions to the theory of hypothesis testing3
19June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 150 Disability and Minimum Wages3
20June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 Dynamic Contracting4
21June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 130 Early Childhood Parental Investment and Child Outcome4
22June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 230 Economic Development and Labor Markets4
23June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 204 Income and Wealth Inequality4
24June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 240 Issues in Central Banking2
25June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 208 Macro Labor I4
26June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 Price and Tax Theory3
27June 16, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 Topics in Environmental Economics and Industrial Organization2
28June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S) Applications of Global Games4
29June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 Applied Econometrics4
30June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 240 Cross section3
31June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 150 Cyclical Features of the Labor Market3
32June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 Econometrics and decision theory 4
33June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 Empirical Model of Information Friction and Economic Outcome3
34June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 Inflation and Unemployment3
35June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 Macro and Finance: Design Issues4
36June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 130 Market Design3
37June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 230 Robustness: How Much Does It Matter Who Knows What?4
38June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 160 Structural Change2
39June 16, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 208 Topics in Health and Public Policy4
40June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S) Banking and Financial Market Frictions3
41June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 Dynamic Games 14
42June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 230 Economics of Education3
43June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 208 Education, Wage Growth, and the Life Cycle3
44June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 130 Gender, Discrimination and Economic Outcome4
45June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 Incentives: How Best to Live with Frictions3
46June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 Matching Theory4
47June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 Multiperiod Games4
48June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 240 Nonlinear time series analysis3
49June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 150 Recent Advances on bootstrap techniques3
50June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 160 Topics in Applied Econometrics and Industrial Organization4
51June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 204 Uncertainty in Asset Prices and Credit Risk4
52June 16, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 Voting and Accountability4
53June 16, 2017
15:30-16:30
Edison Theatre Weidenbaum Lecture by Sussane Schennach (Brown University): "Mismeasured and Unobserved Variables"0
54June 16, 2017
17:00-18:00
Edison Theatre Cowles Lecture by Yuliy Sannikov (Princeton University): "Optimal Asset Management Contracts with Hidden Savings."0
55June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 Behavioral Game Theory4
56June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 230 Bonds and housing3
57June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 130 Dynamic Agency3
58June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 240 Human Capital3
59June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 208 International Trade and Finance3
60June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 Macro and Finance: Financial Institutions4
61June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 150 Macro Labor II4
62June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 Market Microstructure4
63June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 160 Optimal Monetary and Fiscal Policies3
64June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 Recent Developments in Treatment Effects and Program Evaluation4
65June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S) Science and Entrepreneurship3
66June 17, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 Skill, Occupational Choice, and Wage Dispersion4
67June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 240 Corporate Finance4
68June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 Development Economics I3
69June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 Dynamic Games 24
70June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 204 Healthcare Markets3
71June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 230 Information, collateral, and asset prices2
72June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 150 International Trade II3
73June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 160 Issues in Macroeconomic Dynamics3
74June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 Macro-Labor4
75June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S) Misallocation, Risk and Uncertainty4
76June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 208 Political Economy I4
77June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 Recent advances in regression discontinuity designs4
78June 17, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 130 Time Series4
79June 17, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 240 Banking4
80June 17, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 230 Behavior in Dynamic Settings4
81June 17, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 150 Contributions to high and infinite dimensional problems in Econometrics 3
82June 17, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 160 Diffusion of Ideas and Shocks4
83June 17, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 Gender, Sex Ratios and Marriage3
84June 17, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 Labor Market Policy4
85June 17, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 Open Economy Macro4
86June 17, 2017
13:30-15:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 stochastic volatility4
87June 17, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 130 Topics in Labor Economics 3
88June 17, 2017
13:30-15:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S) Wealth and Income Inequality2
89June 17, 2017
15:30-16:30
Edison Theatre Walras-Bowley Lecture by Paul Klemperer (University of Oxford): "Walrasian Equilibrium and Auctions"0
90June 17, 2017
17:00-18:00
Knight Hall Room 110, Emerson Auditorium Session 4: Semi-Plenary: Inequality - Bourguignon, Galiani0
91June 17, 2017
17:00-18:00
Simon Hall Room 1, May Auditorium Session 5: Semi-Plenary: Financial Econometrics - Podolskij, Hansen0
92June 17, 2017
17:00-18:00
Lab Sciences Room 300 Session 6: Semi-Plenary: Labor Economics - Meghir, Todd0
93June 18, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 160 Asset Pricing4
94June 18, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 Contract Theory, Regulation & Politics4
95June 18, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 Decision Theory and Applications4
96June 18, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 150 Development Economics III4
97June 18, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 208 Disclosure and Attention3
98June 18, 2017
8:30-10:00
Bauer Hall Room 130 Individual Behavior I3
99June 18, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 204 Political Economy II4
100June 18, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 Quantile estimation3
101June 18, 2017
8:30-10:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 Technological Change4
102June 18, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 109 Beliefs And Learning3
103June 18, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 210 Contracts4
104June 18, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 204 Contributions to the theory of Identification 3
105June 18, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 304 Financial Intermediation4
106June 18, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 160 Individual Behavior II4
107June 18, 2017
10:30-12:00
Bauer Hall Room 130 Law and Economics4
108June 18, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 104 Optimal Policy4
109June 18, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 208 Persuasion2
110June 18, 2017
10:30-12:00
Seigle Hall Room 301 Public Goods: Decentralization and Efficiency4
 

110 sessions, 350 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

2017 North American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society

Detailed List of Sessions

 
Session 1: Firm Dynamics and Entrepreneurship
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 301
 
Session Chair: Emircan Yurdagul, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
 

Can the Decline in the Effective Corporate Tax Rate Explain the Decline in the U.S. Startup Rate?
By Julian Neira; University of Exeter
Rish Singhania; University of Exeter
   presented by: Julian Neira, University of Exeter
 

Binding Up the Nation's Wounds: An Economic Analysis of the Korean Reunification
By Sang Yoon (Tim) Lee; Toulouse School of Economics
Yongseok Shin; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Sang Yoon (Tim) Lee, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Financial Development Beyond the Formal Financial Market
By Lin Shao; Bank of Canada
   presented by: Lin Shao, Bank of Canada
 

Entrepreneurial Production Function and Firm Dynamics
By Emircan Yurdagul; Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
   presented by: Emircan Yurdagul, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
 
Session 2: Recent advances in instrumental variables techniques
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 230
 
Session Chair: Karim Chalak, University of Virginia
 

Increasing the Power of Specification Tests
By Tiemen Woutersen; University of Arizona
   presented by: Tiemen Woutersen, University of Arizona
 

Measurement Error without Exclusion: the Returns to College Selectivity and Characteristics
By Karim Chalak; University of Virginia
Daniel Kim; University of Pennsylvania
   presented by: Karim Chalak, University of Virginia
 
Session 3: International Trade III
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 208
 
Session Chair: Joseph Mai, Tongji Unversity
 

Vertical Foreign Direct Investment: Make, Sell and (Not) Buy
[slides]
By Chrysovalantou Milliou; Athens University of Economics and Business
Joel Sandonis; University of Alicante
   presented by: Joel Sandonis, University of Alicante
 

International Trade and Environmental Regulation on Emissions from International Transportation
By Qingru Tu; Florida International University
   presented by: Qingru Tu, Florida International University
 

Tariff Cooperation in Free Trade Areas
By Joseph Mai; Tongji Unversity
Andrey Stoyanov; York University
   presented by: Joseph Mai, Tongji Unversity
 
Session 4: Urban Issues
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 104
 
Session Chair: Alexis Akira Toda, University of California, San Diego
 

Decentralized School Finance and Metropolitan Suburbanization
By Kuzey Yilmaz; CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY
   presented by: Kuzey Yilmaz, CLEVELAND STATE UNIVERSITY
 

Risky Schooling? K-12 Funding over the Business Cycles
By Christopher Biolsi; Office of Management and Budget
Steven Craig; University of Houston
Amrita Dhar; University of Mary Washington
Bent Sorensen; University of Houston
   presented by: Christopher Biolsi, Office of Management and Budget
 

Insurance Against Local Productivity Shocks: Evidence from Commuters in Mexico
By Fernando Perez Cervantes; Banco de Mexico
   presented by: Fernando Perez Cervantes, Banco de Mexico
 

Zipf's Law: A Microfoundation
By Alexis Akira Toda; University of California, San Diego
   presented by: Alexis Akira Toda, University of California, San Diego
 
Session 5: Auctions
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 304
 
Session Chair: Kyle Woodward, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 

Multiunit Uniform-price Descending Auctions vs. Open Fixed Rates: Lessons from P2P Online Lending Markets
By Guofang Huang; Carnegie Mellon Univ
   presented by: Guofang Huang, Carnegie Mellon Univ
 

Equilibrium Selection in Auctions and High Stakes Games
By Paul Milgrom; Stanford University
Joshua Mollner; Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
   presented by: Joshua Mollner, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
 

Optimal Auctions for Correlated Buyers with Sampling
By Hu Fu; Microsoft Research
Nima Haghpanah
Jason Hartline; Northwestern University
Robert Kleinberg; Cornell University
   presented by: Nima Haghpanah, Penn State University
 

Equilibrium and Approximation in Auction-Like Models
By Kyle Woodward; University of North Carolina at Chapel H
   presented by: Kyle Woodward, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 
Session 6: Business Cycles
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 204
 
Session Chair: Max Gillman, University of Missouri at St Louis
 

The Changing Nature of Sectoral Comovement
By Christian vom Lehn; Brigham Young University
Thomas Winberry; University of Chicago
   presented by: Christian vom Lehn, Brigham Young University
 

Time to Build and the Business Cycle
By Matthias Meier; University of Bonn
   presented by: Matthias Meier, University of Bonn
 

News or Noise? The Missing Link
By Ryan Chahrour; Boston College
Kyle Jurado; Duke University
   presented by: Kyle Jurado, Duke University
 

Tuning in RBC Growth Spectra
By Szilard Benk; Hungarian National Bank
Tamas Csabafi; University of Missouri, St Louis
Jing Dang; SGCC, China
Max Gillman; University of Missouri at St Louis
Michal Kejak; CERGE-EI
   presented by: Max Gillman, University of Missouri at St Louis
 
Session 7: Aging and Savings
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 210
 
Session Chair: IN DO HWANG, The Bank of Korea
 

Intergenerational Family Contracts and Female Labor Supply
By Yang Yue; Arizona State University
   presented by: Yang Yue, Arizona State University
 

Bequest Motives and the Social Security Notch
By Siha Lee; University of Wisconsin-Madison
Kegon Tan; University of Wisconsin-Madison
   presented by: Kegon Tan, University of Wisconsin-Madison
 

Forced Retirement Risk and Portfolio Choice
By Guodong Chen; New York University--Shanghai
Minjoon Lee; Carleton University
Tong-yob Nam; Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, U.S. Department of the Treasury
   presented by: Tong-yob Nam, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, U.S. Department of the Treasury
 

Behavioral Aspects of Household Portfolio Choice: Effects of Loss Aversion on Life Insurance Uptake and Savings
By IN DO HWANG; The Bank of Korea
   presented by: IN DO HWANG, The Bank of Korea
 
Session 8: Education and college choice
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 150
 
Session Chair: Hongyu Chen, The Ohio State University
 

Education, Career, and Marriage Choices of Female Lawyers
By Holger Sieg; University of Pennsylvania
Yu Wang; Ryerson University
   presented by: Yu Wang, Ryerson University
 

College Loans and Post-schooling Skill Accumulation
By Chao Fu; University of Wisconsin - Madison
Atsuko Tanaka; University of Calgary
   presented by: Atsuko Tanaka, University of Calgary
 

Educational Financing within a Family and Investment in Higher Education
By Jungho Lee; Singapore Management University
Sunha Myong; Singapore Management University
   presented by: Jungho Lee, Singapore Management University
 

The Impact of Student Loan Repayment Reform on Schooling, Work, and Borrowing Decisions
[slides]
By Hongyu Chen; The Ohio State University
   presented by: Hongyu Chen, The Ohio State University
 
Session 9: Advances in Monetary Theory
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S)
 
Session Chair: Francesco Carli, Deakin University
 

Asset Equilibria with Indivisible Goods
By Han Han; Peking University
Benoit Julien; UNSW Australia, UNSW Business School
Asgerdur Petursdottir; University of Bath
Liang Wang; University of Hawaii Manoa
   presented by: Liang Wang, University of Hawaii Manoa
 

On the Origin of Money
By Luis Araujo; Sao Paulo School of Economics - FGV
Vincent Bignon; Bank of France
Regis Breton; Banque de France
Braz Camargo; Sao Paulo School of Economics - FGV
   presented by: Vincent Bignon, Bank of France
 

Limited commitment in OTC markets: implications for monetary policy
By Francesco Carli; Deakin University
   presented by: Francesco Carli, Deakin University
 
Session 10: Topics in Microeconomic Theory
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 160
 
Session Chair: Ritesh Jain, Ohio state university
 

Directional Monotone Comparative Statics
By Anne-Christine Barthel; Ripon College
Tarun Sabarwal; University of Kansas
   presented by: Tarun Sabarwal, University of Kansas
 

Insurance contracts and financial markets
By Andres Carvajal; University of California, Davis
Joao Thereze-Ferreira; Princeton University
   presented by: Andres Carvajal, University of California, Davis
 

Innovation & Competition in a Memory Process
By Juan Correa; Universidad Andrés Bello
   presented by: Juan Correa, Universidad Andrés Bello
 

RATIONALIZABLE IMPLEMENTATION OF SOCIAL CHOICE CORRESPONDENCES
By Ritesh Jain; Ohio state university
   presented by: Ritesh Jain, Ohio state university
 
Session 11: Development Economics II
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 240
 
Session Chair: Martin Ravallion, Georgetown University
 

The Effect of Women’s Education on Polygyny: Schools, Matching and the Marriage Market in Cameroon
By Pierre ANDRE; University of Cergy-Pontoise
Yannick Dupraz; University of Warwick
   presented by: Yannick Dupraz, University of Warwick
 

Individualized Self-learning Program to Improve Primary Education: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment in Bangladesh
[slides]
By Yasuyuki Sawada; University of Tokyo
An Le; University of Tokyo
Minhaj Mahmud; Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies
Mai Seki; Japan International Cooperation Agency
Hikaru Kawarazaki; University of Tokyo
   presented by: Minhaj Mahmud, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies
 

A Poor Means Test? Econometric Targeting in Africa
By Caitlin Brown; Georgetown University
Martin Ravallion; Georgetown University
Dominique van de Walle; World Bank
   presented by: Martin Ravallion, Georgetown University
 
Session 12: Behavior in Financial Markets
June 15, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 130
 
Session Chair: Kevin Thom, New York University
 

The identification of attitudes towards ambiguity and risk from asset demand
By Herakles Polemarchakis; University of Warwick
Larry Selden; Columbia University
XINXI SONG; Capital University of Economics and Business
   presented by: XINXI SONG, Capital University of Economics and Business
 

Dynamic Regret Avoidance
By Michele Fioretti; University of Southern California
Alexander Vostroknutov; University of Trento
Giorgio Coricelli; University of Southern California
   presented by: Michele Fioretti, University of Southern California
 

Genetic Ability, Wealth, and Financial Decision-Making
[slides]
By Daniel Barth; USC - CESR
Nicholas Papageorge; Johns Hopkins University
Kevin Thom; New York University
   presented by: Kevin Thom, New York University
 
Session 13: Session 3: Semi-Plenary: Macroeconomics - Aguiar, Krueger
June 15, 2017 15:30 to 16:30
Knight Hall Room 110, Emerson Auditorium
 
Session Chair: Yongseok Shin, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 14: Session 2: Semi-Plenary: Econometrics of Contracts - Miller, Vuong
June 15, 2017 15:30 to 16:30
Simon Hall Room 1, May Auditorium
 
Session Chair: George-Levi Gayle, Washington Unversity in St. Louis
 
Session 15: Session 1: Semi-Plenary: Development Economics - Rosenzweig, Mookherjee
June 15, 2017 15:30 to 16:30
Lab Sciences Room 300
 
Session Chair: Robert Townsend, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 
Session 16: North Lecture by Robert Townsend (MIT): "Liquidity, Design of Payment Systems and Monetary Policy"
June 15, 2017 17:00 to 18:00
Edison Theatre
 
Session Chair: Rodolfo Manuelli, Washington University and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 
Session 17: Contributions to the theory of hypothesis testing
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S)
 
Session Chair: Nail Kashaev, University of Western Ontario
 

Testing Conditional Rank Similarity With and Without Covariates
By Ping Yu; University of Hong Kong
   presented by: Ping Yu, University of Hong Kong
 

Testing Rank Similarity in the Heterogeneous Treatment Effect Models
By Ju Hyun Kim; University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Byoung Gun Park; University at Albany, SUNY
   presented by: Byoung Gun Park, University at Albany, SUNY
 

Testing for Nash behavior in binary games of complete information
By Nail Kashaev; University of Western Ontario
   presented by: Nail Kashaev, University of Western Ontario
 
Session 18: Price and Tax Theory
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 301
 
Session Chair: James Feigenbaum, Utah State University
 

Price Discrimination through Corporate Social Responsibility
By Suman Ghosh; Florida Atlantic University
Kameshwari Shankar; City College of New York, Colin Powell School
   presented by: Suman Ghosh, Florida Atlantic University
 

Taxes and Illegal Immigration
By James Feigenbaum; Utah State University
   presented by: James Feigenbaum, Utah State University
 

Competing Mechanisms with Multi-Unit Consumer Demand
By James Peck; The Ohio State University
   presented by: James Peck, The Ohio State University
 
Session 19: Topics in Environmental Economics and Industrial Organization
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 104
 
Session Chair: Ken Moon, The Wharton School
 

Measuring the Benefits and Costs of Intermediation in Vertical Relations
By Javier Donna; The Ohio State University
Pedro Pereira; Autoridade da Concorrência
Tiago Pires; U North Carolina
Andre Trindade; Getulio Vargas Foundation
   presented by: Pedro Pereira, Autoridade da Concorrência
 

Randomized Markdowns and Online Monitoring
By Ken Moon; The Wharton School
   presented by: Ken Moon, The Wharton School
 
Session 20: Bounded Rationality
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 109
 
Session Chair: Jonathan Weinstein, Washington University
 

Costly Self-Control and Limited Willpower
[slides]
By Simon Grant; Australian National University
Sung-Lin Hsieh; University of Michigan
Meng-Yu Liang; Academia Sinica
   presented by: Simon Grant, Australian National University
 

Social Discounting and Long-Run Discounting
By TangRen Feng; University of Michigan
Shaowei Ke; University of Michigan
   presented by: TangRen Feng, University of Michigan
 

Distrust in Experts and the Origins of Disagreement
By Ing-Haw Cheng; Dartmouth College
Alice Hsiaw; Brandeis University
   presented by: Ing-Haw Cheng, Dartmouth College
 

A Standard Approach to Cognitive Hierarchy Models
By Jonathan Weinstein; Washington University
Muhamet Yildiz; MIT
   presented by: Jonathan Weinstein, Washington University
 
Session 21: Dynamic Contracting
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 210
 
Session Chair: Marcus Opp, UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business (vi
 

Dynamic Capital Allocation and Managerial Compensation
By Shiming Fu; University of Rochester
   presented by: Shiming Fu, University of Rochester
 

A Theory of Dynamic Contracting with Financial Constraints
By Ilia Krasikov; Penn State University
Rohit Lamba; Penn State University
   presented by: Rohit Lamba, Penn State University
 

Dead Ends
By Evan Sadler; Harvard University
   presented by: Evan Sadler, Harvard University
 

Only time will tell: a theory of deferred compensation and its regulation
By Florian Hoffmann; University of Bonn
Roman Inderst; Goethe University Frankfurt
Marcus Opp; UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business
   presented by: Marcus Opp, UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business (vi
 
Session 22: Income and Wealth Inequality
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 204
 
Session Chair: Bong Geun Choi, University of Chicago
 

Falling Stars: Income Inequality in Hollywood during the Great Compression
[slides]
By Benjamin Bridgman; U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
   presented by: Benjamin Bridgman, U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
 

Inequality, Portfolio Choice, and the Business Cycle
By Heejeong Kim; Ohio State University
   presented by: Heejeong Kim, Ohio State University
 

Wealth Accumulation, On the Job Search, and Inequality
By Gaston Chaumont; Pennsylvania State University
Shouyong Shi; Pennsylvania State University
   presented by: Gaston Chaumont, Pennsylvania State University
 

Does Financial Innovation Increase Inequality?: A Competitive Search Approach
By Bong Geun Choi; University of Chicago
Hyun Lee; University of Connecticut
   presented by: Bong Geun Choi, University of Chicago
 
Session 23: Macro Labor I
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 208
 
Session Chair: T. Terry Cheung, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Optimal Retirement Policies with Time-inconsistent Agents
By Pei Cheng Yu; University of New South Wales
   presented by: Pei Cheng Yu, University of New South Wales
 

Fertility and HIV Risk in Africa
By Yao Yao; Victoria University of Wellington
   presented by: Yao Yao, Victoria University of Wellington
 

Explaining Job Polarization: The Role of Heterogeneity in Capital Intensity
By Wan-Jung Cheng; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Wan-Jung Cheng, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Structural Change, Demographic Transition and Fertility Difference
By T. Terry Cheung; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: T. Terry Cheung, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 24: Disability and Minimum Wages
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 150
 
Session Chair: Hugo Jales, Syracuse University
 

Occupational Hazards and Social Disability Insurance
By Amanda Michaud; Indiana University
David Wiczer; FRB St. Louis
   presented by: Amanda Michaud, Indiana University
 

Understanding the Linkages between Health and Labor Income
By Serena Rhee; University of Hawaii Manoa
   presented by: Serena Rhee, University of Hawaii Manoa
 

Estimating the effects of the minimum wage in developing countries: A density discontinuity design approach
By Hugo Jales; Syracuse University
   presented by: Hugo Jales, Syracuse University
 
Session 25: Early Childhood Parental Investment and Child Outcome
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 130
 
Session Chair: Marianne Bruins, Oxford University
 

Parental Time and Divorce Law
By George-Levi Gayle; Washington Unversity in St. Louis
Limor Golan; Washington University in St. Louis
Juan Pantano; University of Chicago
Mehmet Soytas; Ozyegin University
   presented by: Juan Pantano, University of Chicago
 

From Childhood to Adult Inequality: Parental Investments and Early Childhood Development
By Diego Daruich; New York University
   presented by: Diego Daruich, New York University
 

Income and Child Care Subsidies for Low-Income Families and Children’s Academic Achievement
By Jorge Rodriguez; University of Chicago
   presented by: Jorge Rodriguez, University of Chicago
 

TANF, Child Care and Child Well-Being in Sole-Parent Families
By Marianne Bruins; Oxford University
   presented by: Marianne Bruins, Oxford University
 
Session 26: Issues in Central Banking
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 240
 
Session Chair: Sanjay Singh, Brown University
 

Communicating Monetary Policy Rules
By Troy Davig; Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Andrew Foerster; Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
   presented by: Andrew Foerster, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
 

Output Hysteresis and Optimal Monetary Policy
By Sanjay Singh; Brown University
   presented by: Sanjay Singh, Brown University
 
Session 27: Economic Development and Labor Markets
June 16, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 230
 
Session Chair: Julieta Caunedo, Cornell University
 

Labor Market Churn, Job Tenure, and Cross-Country Returns to Experience
By Kevin Donovan; University of Notre Dame
Jianyu Lu; University of Notre Dame
Todd Schoellman; Arizona State University
   presented by: Kevin Donovan, University of Notre Dame
 

Explaining Cross-country Disparities in Skill Premium and Skill Acquisition
By Anurag Banerjee; Durham University
Parantap Basu; Durham University
Elisa Keller; University of Exeter
   presented by: Elisa Keller, University of Exeter
 

Human Capital, Demographics, and Productivity Growth
By German Cubas; University of Houston
Julio Garin; University of Georgia
Pedro Silos; Temple University
   presented by: German Cubas, University of Houston
 

Structural Transformation: Feedbacks from human capital and capital-embodied technology adoption
By Julieta Caunedo; Cornell University
   presented by: Julieta Caunedo, Cornell University
 
Session 28: Econometrics and decision theory
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 301
 
Session Chair: Igor Kopylov, University of California, Irvine
 

Model Selection for Treatment Choice: Penalized Welfare Maximization
By Eric Mbakop; Northwestern University
Max Tabord-Meehan; Northwestern University
   presented by: Max Tabord-Meehan, Northwestern University
 

Ambiguity and Identification
By Arie Beresteanu; University of Pittsburgh
Luca Rigotti; University of Pittsburgh
   presented by: Arie Beresteanu, University of Pittsburgh
 

Estimation under Ambiguity
[slides]
By Raffaella Giacomini; University College London
Toru Kitagawa; University College London
Harald Uhlig; University of Chicago
   presented by: Toru Kitagawa, University College London
 

Framing in Expected Utility and Multiple Priors Models
By Igor Kopylov; University of California, Irvine
   presented by: Igor Kopylov, University of California, Irvine
 
Session 29: Robustness: How Much Does It Matter Who Knows What?
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 230
 
Session Chair: Peio Zuazo-Garin, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU)
 

Cooperation in Social Dilemmas through Position Uncertainty
[slides]
By Andrea Gallice; University of Torino and Collegio Carlo Alberto
Ignacio Monzon; Collegio Carlo Alberto
   presented by: Ignacio Monzon, Collegio Carlo Alberto
 

Information Sharing and Privacy in Networks
By Ronen Gradwohl; Northwestern University
   presented by: Ronen Gradwohl, Northwestern University
 

Some Remarks on Policy Making under Model Uncertainty
By Pauline Barrieu; London School of Economics
Bernard Sinclair-Desgagné; HEC Montreal
   presented by: Bernard Sinclair-Desgagné, HEC Montreal
 

Extensive-Form Uncertainty of the Higher-Order: Robust Predictions, Refinements and Coordination
By Antonio Penta; University of Wisconsin Madison
Peio Zuazo-Garin; University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU)
   presented by: Peio Zuazo-Garin, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU)
 
Session 30: Topics in Health and Public Policy
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 208
 
Session Chair: Michael Ribers, University of Zürich
 

MARKET POWER, CONTRACTS AND OUTCOMES: THE CASE OF PATIENTS WITH LONG-TERM DISEASES IN THE COLOMBIAN HEALTH CARE SYSTEM
By Juan Esteban Carranza; Banco de la República
Alvaro Riascos; Universidad de los Andes
Natalia Serna
   presented by: Juan Esteban Carranza, Banco de la República
 

Reputation Dynamics in a Market for Illicit Drugs
By Nick Janetos; University of Pennsylvania
Jan Tilly; University of Pennsylvania
   presented by: Nick Janetos, University of Pennsylvania
 

Price Discrimination and Public Policy in the U.S. College Market
By Ian Fillmore; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Ian Fillmore, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Antibiotic Prescribing under Uncertainty about Resistance
By Michael Ribers; University of Zürich
Hannes Ullrich; University of Zurich
   presented by: Michael Ribers, University of Zürich
 
Session 31: Applications of Global Games
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S)
 
Session Chair: Tetsuya Hoshino, Pennsylvania State University
 

Crises: Equilibrium Shifts and Large Shocks
[slides]
By Stephen Morris; Princeton University
Muhamet Yildiz; MIT
   presented by: Muhamet Yildiz, MIT
 

The Impact of Recovery Value on Bank runs
By Linda Schilling; University of Bonn, University of Utrecht
   presented by: Linda Schilling, University of Bonn, University of Utrecht
 

Diffusing Coordination Risk
[slides]
By Deepal Basak; NYU
   presented by: Deepal Basak, Indian School of Business
 

Communication, Censorship, and Coordination
By Tetsuya Hoshino; Pennsylvania State University
   presented by: Tetsuya Hoshino, Pennsylvania State University
 
Session 32: Cyclical Features of the Labor Market
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 150
 
Session Chair: Ryan Chahrour, Boston College
 

Cyclical Labor Market Sorting
By Leland Crane; Federal Reserve Board
Henry Hyatt; US Census Bureau
Seth Murray; University of Maryland
   presented by: Leland Crane, Federal Reserve Board
 

Heterogeneity in the Dynamics of Disaggregate Unemployment
By Hie Joo Ahn; Federal Reserve Board
   presented by: Hie Joo Ahn, Federal Reserve Board
 

Searching for Wages in an Estimated Labor Matching Model
By Ryan Chahrour; Boston College
Sanjay Chugh; The Ohio State University
Tristan Potter; Drexel University
   presented by: Ryan Chahrour, Boston College
 
Session 33: Market Design
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 130
 
Session Chair: Aaron Bodoh-Creed, University of California, Berkeley
 

Equilibrium Effects of Pay Transparency in Bargaining Environments
By Zoe Cullen; Stanford
Bobak Pakzad-Hurson; Stanford University
   presented by: Bobak Pakzad-Hurson, Stanford University
 

Generalized second price auctions over a network
By Alison Watts; Southern Illinois University
   presented by: Alison Watts, Southern Illinois University
 

How Efficient are Decentralized Auction Platforms?
By Aaron Bodoh-Creed; University of California, Berkeley
Jörn Boehnke; Harvard University
Brent Hickman; University of Chicago
   presented by: Aaron Bodoh-Creed, University of California, Berkeley
 
Session 34: Applied Econometrics
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 104
 
Session Chair: Jian Li, University of Luxembourg
 

Nonparametric estimation of average causal effects when treatment status is ignorable within unobserved strata
By John Gardner; University of Mississippi
   presented by: John Gardner, University of Mississippi
 

Quasi-Experimental Evaluation of Alternative Sample Selection Corrections
[slides]
By Robert Garlick; Duke University
Joshua Hyman; University of Connecticut
   presented by: Robert Garlick, Duke University
 

Non-Parametric Testing of U-Shapes, with an Application to the Midlife Satisfaction Dip
By Scott Kostyshak; University of Florida
   presented by: Scott Kostyshak, University of Florida
 

Evaluating How Child Allowances and Daycare Subsidies Affect Fertility
By Joshua R. Goldstein; University of California at Berkeley
Christos Koulovatianos; University of Luxembourg
Jian Li; University of Luxembourg
Carsten Schroeder; DIW Berlin / Freie Universitaet Berlin
   presented by: Jian Li, University of Luxembourg
 
Session 35: Empirical Model of Information Friction and Economic Outcome
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 210
 
Session Chair: Jin Zhou, University of Chicago
 

Dynamic Contract Pricing with Adverse Selection and Moral Hazard: A Structural Analysis of Online Credit Markets
By Yi Xin; Johns Hopkins University
   presented by: Yi Xin, Johns Hopkins University
 

Can Product Heterogeneity Explain Violations of the "Law of One Price"?
By Aaron Bodoh-Creed; University of California, Berkeley
Jörn Boehnke; Harvard University
Brent Hickman; University of Chicago
   presented by: Jörn Boehnke, Harvard University
 

Identifying Agent's Information Sets: an Application to a Lifecycle Model of Schooling, Consumption, and Labor Supply
By Salvador Navarro; University of Western Ontario
Jin Zhou; University of Chicago
   presented by: Jin Zhou, University of Chicago
 
Session 36: Inflation and Unemployment
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 304
 
Session Chair: Willem Van Zandweghe, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
 

Uncertainty-Induced Dynamic Inefficiency and the Optimal Inflation Rate
By Kuk Mo Jung; Hanyang University
   presented by: Kuk Mo Jung, Hanyang University
 

Unemployment and Gross Credit Flows in a New Keynesian Framework
By David Florian Hoyle; Central Bank of Peru
Johanna Francis; Fordham University
   presented by: Johanna Francis, Fordham University
 

Price Dispersion and Inflation Persistence
By Takushi Kurozumi; Bank of Japan
Willem Van Zandweghe; Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
   presented by: Willem Van Zandweghe, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
 
Session 37: Structural Change
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 160
 
Session Chair: Seong Yeon Chang, Xiamen University
 

Testing for Shifts in a Time Trend Panel Data Model with Serially Correlated Error Component Disturbances
By Badi Baltagi; Syracuse University
Chihwa Kao; University of Connecticut
Long Liu; UTSA
   presented by: Long Liu, UTSA
 

Asymptotic Validity of Bootstrap Methods for a Structural Break in Trend
By Seong Yeon Chang; Xiamen University
   presented by: Seong Yeon Chang, Xiamen University
 
Session 38: Macro and Finance: Design Issues
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 109
 
Session Chair: Pamela Labadie, George Washington University
 

Imperfect Transparency and the Risk of Securitization
[slides]
By Seungjun Baek; Florida State University
   presented by: Seungjun Baek, Florida State University
 

Bubbles and Banks
By Antonio Doblas-Madrid; Michigan State University
Raoul Minetti; Michigan State University
   presented by: Antonio Doblas-Madrid, Michigan State University
 

On the Optimal Design of a Financial Stability Fund
[slides]
By Yan Liu; Wuhan University
   presented by: Yan Liu, Wuhan University
 

Securitization in a Model of Regional Liquidity Shocks and Private Information
[slides]
By Pamela Labadie; George Washington University
   presented by: Pamela Labadie, George Washington University
 
Session 39: Cross section
June 16, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 240
 
Session Chair: Anna Cororaton, Wharton Business School
 

Equilibrium Wealth Share Dynamics
By Ravi Bansal; Duke University
Colin Ward; Carlson School of Management, University
Amir Yaron; University of Pennsylvania
   presented by: Colin Ward, University of Minnesota
 

The Leading Premium
By Mariano Croce; University of North Carolina at Chapel H
Tatyana Marchuk; Goethe University Frankfurt
Christian Schlag; Goethe University
   presented by: Tatyana Marchuk, Goethe University Frankfurt
 

Liquidity Risk and Bank Stock Returns
[slides]
By Yasser Boualam; Kenan-Flagler Business School
Anna Cororaton; Wharton Business School
   presented by: Anna Cororaton, Wharton Business School
 
Session 40: Recent Advances on bootstrap techniques
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 150
 
Session Chair: Ivan Canay, Northwestern University
 

Inference on Functionals under First Order Degeneracy
By Qihui Chen; UC San Diego, Department of Economics
Zheng Fang; Kansas State University
   presented by: Zheng Fang, Kansas State University
 

Improved Inference on the Rank of a Matrix with Applications to IV and Cointegration Models
By Qihui Chen; UC San Diego, Department of Economics
Zheng Fang; Kansas State University
   presented by: Qihui Chen, UC San Diego, Department of Economics
 

The Wild Bootstrap with a Fixed Number of Large Clusters
By Ivan Canay; Northwestern University
Andres Santos; University of California - Los Angeles
Azeem Shaikh; University of Chicago
   presented by: Ivan Canay, Northwestern University
 
Session 41: Incentives: How Best to Live with Frictions
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 301
 
Session Chair: Oleg Rubanov, University of Bonn
 

Asymmetric Budget Constraints in a First Price Auction
By Nina Bobkova; University of Bonn
   presented by: Nina Bobkova, University of Bonn
 

Investing in trading opportunities in dynamic adverse selection
By Sander Heinsalu; Australian National University
   presented by: Sander Heinsalu, Australian National University
 

Ownership and Incentives
By Emre Ozdenoren; London Business School
Oleg Rubanov; University of Bonn
   presented by: Oleg Rubanov, University of Bonn
 
Session 42: Topics in Applied Econometrics and Industrial Organization
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 160
 
Session Chair: Stephen Ryan, Washington University in St. Louis
 

The Effect of Revenue Uncertainty on Procurement Outcomes
By Stefan Weiergraeber; Indiana University
Christoph Wolf; University of Mannheim
   presented by: Christoph Wolf, University of Mannheim
 

Allowing for Heterogeneous Preferences on Unobserved Quality in Random Coefficient Demand Models
By Mons Chan; University of Minnesota
Amit Gandhi; University of Wisconsin Madison
Kyoo Il Kim; Michigan State University
Amil Petrin; University of Minnesota
   presented by: Kyoo Il Kim, Michigan State University
 

Estimating the Effects of File-sharing on Movie Box-office
By Zhuang Liu; University of Western Ontario
   presented by: Zhuang Liu, University of Western Ontario
 

Classi cation Trees for Heterogeneous Moment-Based Models
By Sam Asher; World Bank
Denis Nekipelov; University of Virginia
Paul Novosad; Dartmouth College
Stephen Ryan; Washington University
   presented by: Stephen Ryan, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 43: Dynamic Games 1
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 109
 
Session Chair: Anna Sanktjohanser, University of Oxford
 

Disclosure in Multistage Projects
By Omer Ali; UCLA
   presented by: Omer Ali, UCLA
 

Evaluating Strategic Forecasters
By Rahul Deb; University of Toronto
Mallesh Pai; Rice University
Maher Said; New York University
   presented by: Maher Said, New York University
 

Communication and Cooperation in Repeated Games
[slides]
By Yu Awaya; University of Rochester
Vijay Krishna; Penn State University
   presented by: Yu Awaya, University of Rochester
 

Optimally Stubborn
By Anna Sanktjohanser; University of Oxford
   presented by: Anna Sanktjohanser, University of Oxford
 
Session 44: Matching Theory
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 104
 
Session Chair: Hanzhe Zhang, Michigan State University
 

Matching with Searching
[slides]
By Andrew Choi; Seoul National University
   presented by: Andrew Choi, Seoul National University
 

Rationing Rules and Stable Coalition Structures
By Elena Inarra; The University of the Basque Country
   presented by: Elena Inarra, The University of the Basque Country
 

Matching Soulmates
By Greg Leo; Vanderbilt University
Jian Lou; Vanderbilt University
Martin Van der Linden; Vanderbilt University
Yevgeniy Vorobeychik; Vanderbilt University
Myrna Wooders; Vanderbilt University
   presented by: Greg Leo, Vanderbilt University
 

Pre-Matching Gambles
By Hanzhe Zhang; Michigan State University
   presented by: Hanzhe Zhang, Michigan State University
 
Session 45: Education, Wage Growth, and the Life Cycle
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 208
 
Session Chair: Victoria Prowse, Purdue University
 

Credit Constraints, College Quality Choice, and Tuition Policy
By Irina Shaorshadze; University of Wisconsin
   presented by: Irina Shaorshadze, University of Wisconsin
 

Using Goals to Motivate College Students: Theory and Evidence from Field Experiments
[slides]
By Damon Clark; UC Irvine
David Gill; Purdue University
Victoria Prowse; Purude University
Mark Rush
   presented by: Victoria Prowse, Purdue University
 

The Labor Market Effects of an Educational Expansion. The case of Brazil
By David Jaume; Cornell University
   presented by: David Jaume, Cornell University
 
Session 46: Gender, Discrimination and Economic Outcome
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 130
 
Session Chair: Pablo Lavado, Universidad del Pacífico
 

The Black/White Wage Gap Over the Life Cycle
By Carl Sanders; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Carl Sanders, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Getting Away from 9 to 5: Flexible Work Schedules and the Gender Wage Gap
By German Cubas; University of Houston
Chinhui Juhn; University of Houston
Pedro Silos; Temple University
   presented by: Pedro Silos, Temple University
 

Statistical Discrimination, Occupational Sorting, and Career Opportunities
By Hsuan-Chih Lin; Academia Sinica
Atsuko Tanaka; University of Calgary
   presented by: Hsuan-Chih Lin, Academia Sinica
 

The effect of a child on female work when family plannig may fail
By Pablo Lavado; Universidad del Pacífico
   presented by: Pablo Lavado, Universidad del Pacífico
 
Session 47: Banking and Financial Market Frictions
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S)
 
Session Chair: Chien-Chiang Wang, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Aggregate Liquidity Management
By Todd Keister; Rutgers University
Daniel Sanches; Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
   presented by: Daniel Sanches, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
 

Deterioration of Bank Balance Sheets and Housing Crisis
By Yavuz Arslan; Bank for International Settlements
Bulent Guler; Indiana University Bloomington
Burhanettin Kuruscu; University of Toronto
   presented by: Bulent Guler, Indiana University Bloomington
 

Quantitative Easing, Financial Market Frictions, and the Liquidity Theory of Yield Curves
By Chien-Chiang Wang; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Chien-Chiang Wang, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 48: Nonlinear time series analysis
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 240
 
Session Chair: J. Isaac Miller, University of Missouri
 

Efficient Parameter Estimation for Multivariate Jump-Diffusions
By Francois Guay; Cornerstone Research
Gustavo Schwenkler; Boston University
   presented by: Gustavo Schwenkler, Boston University
 

Local Climate Sensitivity: A Statistical Approach for a Spatially Heterogeneous Planet
By J. Isaac Miller; University of Missouri
   presented by: J. Isaac Miller, University of Missouri
 

Evaluating FAVARs with Time-Varying Parameters and Stochastic Volatility
By Taiki Yamamura; Queen Mary University of London
   presented by: Taiki Yamamura, Queen Mary University of London
 
Session 49: Economics of Education
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 230
 
Session Chair: Petra Thiemann, University of Southern California
 

Poor Little Children: The Socioeconomic Gap in Parental Responses to School Unreadiness
By Ines Berniell; European University Institute
Ricardo Estrada; CAF
   presented by: Ricardo Estrada, CAF
 

Vocational vs. General Education over the Life-Cycle: New Evidence from PIAAC
By Franziska Hampf; Ifo Institute
Ludger Woessmann; University of Munich and Ifo Institute
   presented by: Franziska Hampf, Ifo Institute
 

Does Teacher Sorting across and within Schools Contribute to Inequality in Education Outcomes?
By Petra Thiemann; University of Southern California
   presented by: Petra Thiemann, University of Southern California
 
Session 50: Voting and Accountability
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 304
 
Session Chair: Razvan Vlaicu, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
 

Detecting Auctioneer’s Corruption: Evidence from Russian Procurement Auctions
By Vasily Korovkin; UCLA
   presented by: Vasily Korovkin, UCLA
 

Electronic voting and Social Spending: The impact of enfranchisement on municipal public spending in Brazil
By Rodrigo Schneider; University of Illinois at Urbana-Chamapign
   presented by: Rodrigo Schneider, University of Illinois at Urbana-Chamapign
 

Corruption and Legislature Size: Evidence from Brazil
By Stefano Fiorin; UCLA
   presented by: Stefano Fiorin, UCLA
 

Vote Buying and Campaign Promises
By Philip Keefer; Inter-American Development Bank
Razvan Vlaicu; Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
   presented by: Razvan Vlaicu, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
 
Session 51: Multiperiod Games
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 210
 
Session Chair: Andres Zambrano, Universidad de los Andes
 

Long-term Cooperation and Diverse Behavior Patterns under Voluntary Partnerships
By Takako Fujiwara-Greve; Keio University
Masahiro Okuno-Fujiwara; Musashino University
   presented by: Takako Fujiwara-Greve, Keio University
 

Multi-period Matching with Commitment
By Mu Zhang; Tsinghua University
Jie Zheng; Tsinghua University
   presented by: Jie Zheng, Tsinghua University
 

A Supernatural Reputation
By Francisco Silva; Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
   presented by: Francisco Silva, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
 

Motivating Public Information Acquisition
By Andres Zambrano; Universidad de los Andes
   presented by: Andres Zambrano, Universidad de los Andes
 
Session 52: Uncertainty in Asset Prices and Credit Risk
June 16, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 204
 
Session Chair: Alessandro Rebucci, The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
 

Unemployment and Credit Risk
By Hang Bai; University of Connecticut
   presented by: Hang Bai, University of Connecticut
 

Industry competition, credit spreads, and levered equity returns
By Alexandre Corhay; University of Toronto
   presented by: Alexandre Corhay, University of Toronto
 

The Dynamics of Expected Returns: Evidence from Multi-Scale Time Series Modeling
By Daniele Bianchi; University of Warwick
Andrea Tamoni; London School of Economics
   presented by: Daniele Bianchi, University of Warwick
 

Uncertainty and Economic Activity: Identification Through Cross-country Correlations
By Alessandro Rebucci; The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
   presented by: Alessandro Rebucci, The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
 
Session 53: Weidenbaum Lecture by Sussane Schennach (Brown University): "Mismeasured and Unobserved Variables"
June 16, 2017 15:30 to 16:30
Edison Theatre
 
Session Chair: Werner Ploberger, Washington University in St Louis
 
Session 54: Cowles Lecture by Yuliy Sannikov (Princeton University): "Optimal Asset Management Contracts with Hidden Savings."
June 16, 2017 17:00 to 18:00
Edison Theatre
 
Session Chair: Mark Rosenzweig, Yale University
 
Session 55: Recent Developments in Treatment Effects and Program Evaluation
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 104
 
Session Chair: Matias Cattaneo, University of Michigan
 

Two-Step Estimation and Inference with Possibly Many Included Covariates
By Matias Cattaneo; University of Michigan
Michael Jansson; University of California, Berkeley
Xinwei Ma; University of Michigan
   presented by: Xinwei Ma, University of Michigan
 

Multivalued Treatments and Decomposition Analysis: An application to the WIA Program
By Sebastian Calonico; University of Miami
   presented by: Sebastian Calonico, University of Miami
 

Multiple Treatments with Strategic Interaction
By Sukjin Han; University of Texas Austin
   presented by: Sukjin Han, University of Texas Austin
 

Semi-nonparametric Control Function Estimation of Endogenous Switching Models
By RIJU JOSHI; MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
Jeffrey Wooldridge; Michigan State University
   presented by: RIJU JOSHI, MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
 
Session 56: International Trade and Finance
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 208
 
Session Chair: Dominik Thaler, Bank of Spain, EUI
 

Entrepreneurial Risk and Diversification through Trade
By Federico Esposito; Tufts University
   presented by: Federico Esposito, Tufts University
 

Firing Costs and Tariffs: A Tale of Two Trade Liberalizations
By Alessandro Ruggieri; Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
   presented by: Alessandro Ruggieri, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
 

Austerity to save the banks? A quantitative model of sovereign default with endogenous default costs and a financial sector
By Dominik Thaler; EUI
   presented by: Dominik Thaler, Bank of Spain, EUI
 
Session 57: Dynamic Agency
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 130
 
Session Chair: Caroline Thomas, University of Texas Austin
 

Dynamic Asset Allocation with Hidden Volatility
By Felix Feng; University of Notre Dame
Mark Westerfield; University of Washington
   presented by: Felix Feng, University of Notre Dame
 

Experimentation with an Informed Principal
[slides]
By Yiman Sun; University of Texas at Austin
   presented by: Yiman Sun, University of Texas at Austin
 

Career Concerns and Policy Persistence - A Dynamic Signalling Model
By Caroline Thomas; University of Texas Austin
   presented by: Caroline Thomas, University of Texas Austin
 
Session 58: Macro Labor II
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 150
 
Session Chair: Rongsheng Tang, Washington University in St. Louis
 

A Two-Sector Model of Home Production
By Chak Hong Leo Lam; Chinese University of Hong Kong
Chong Yip; Chinese University of Hong Kong
   presented by: Chak Hong Leo Lam, Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Geography, Trade, and Internal Migration in China
By Lin Ma; National University of Singapore
Yang Tang; Nanyang Technological University
   presented by: Yang Tang, Nanyang Technological University
 

The Skill Premium and Technological Change in The Very Long Run: 1300-1914
By Rui Luo; University of Leicester
   presented by: Rui Luo, University of Leicester
 

Within-Job Wage Inequality: Performance Pay and Job Fitness
By Rongsheng Tang; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Rongsheng Tang, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 59: Behavioral Game Theory
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 210
 
Session Chair: Haihan Yu, University of Alicante
 

Mixed strategies in games with ambiguity averse agents
By Evan Calford; PURDUE UNIV
   presented by: Evan Calford, PURDUE UNIV
 

First-place loving and last-place loathing: How rank in the distribution of performance affects effort provision
By David Gill; Purdue University
Zdenka Kissova; PricewaterhouseCoopers
Jaesun Lee; Tongji University
Victoria Prowse; Purdue University
   presented by: David Gill, Purdue University
 

Opponent's Foresight and Optimal Choices
[slides]
By Jeevant Rampal; The Ohio State University
   presented by: Jeevant Rampal, The Ohio State University
 

Common Knowledge of Rationality and Information Demand: an Experiment on Observational Learning and Information Consumption
[slides]
By Haihan Yu; University of Alicante
   presented by: Haihan Yu, University of Alicante
 
Session 60: Skill, Occupational Choice, and Wage Dispersion
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 109
 
Session Chair: Nicolas Roys, University of Wisconsin Madison
 

Skill Prices, Occupations and Changes in the Wage Structure
By Nicolas Roys; University of Wisconsin Madison
Chris Taber; Northwestern University
   presented by: Nicolas Roys, University of Wisconsin Madison
 

Family Job Search and Wealth: The Added Worker Effect Revisited
[slides]
By Silvio Rendon; The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
J Ignacio Garcia Perez; Universidad Pablo Olavide de Sevilla
   presented by: Silvio Rendon, The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
 

Conditional Choice Probability Estimation of Continuous-Time Job Search Models
By Peter Arcidiacono; Duke University
Arnaud Maurel; Duke University
Ekaterina Roshchina; University of Washington
   presented by: Ekaterina Roshchina, University of Washington
 

A General Equilibrium Model of Variable Scheduling
By Nick Frazier; Rice University
   presented by: Nick Frazier, Rice University
 
Session 61: Optimal Monetary and Fiscal Policies
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 160
 
Session Chair: Edouard Challe, Ecole Polytechnique
 

Optimal fiscal policy with heterogeneous agents and aggregate shocks
By François Legrand; Paris School of Economics
Xavier Ragot; Sciencespo
   presented by: Xavier Ragot, Sciencespo
 

Central Bank Purchases of Private Assets: An Evaluation
By Kee Youn Kang; Washington University in St.Louis
   presented by: Kee Youn Kang, Washington University in St.Louis
 

Uninsured Unemployment Risk and Optimal Monetary Policy
By Edouard Challe; Ecole Polytechnique
   presented by: Edouard Challe, Ecole Polytechnique
 
Session 62: Science and Entrepreneurship
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S)
 
Session Chair: Erina Ytsma, MIT
 

Can Equity Crowdfunding Mitigate the Gender Gap in Entrepreneurship?
By Erin McGuire; University of Arizona
   presented by: Erin McGuire, University of Arizona
 

Where are the Young Entrepreneurs? A Study of Entrepreneurship over the Life Cycle
By Andres Hincapie; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Andres Hincapie, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Effort and Selection Effects of Performance Pay in Knowledge Creation
By Erina Ytsma; MIT
   presented by: Erina Ytsma, MIT
 
Session 63: Human Capital
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 240
 
Session Chair: Ctirad Slavik, CERGE-EI, Prague
 

Accounting for a Fertility Change during Rapid Economic Growth: Evidence from South Korea
By Sunha Myong; Singapore Management University
JungJae Park; National University of Singapore
JUNJIAN YI; Department of Economics, NUS
   presented by: JungJae Park, National University of Singapore
 

Accounting for Tuition Increases at U.S. Colleges
By Grey Gordon; Indiana University
Aaron Hedlund; University of Missouri
   presented by: Grey Gordon, Indiana University
 

Wage Risk and the Skill Premium
[slides]
By Ctirad Slavik; CERGE-EI, Prague
Hakki Yazici; Sabanci University/Carnegie Mellon University
   presented by: Ctirad Slavik, CERGE-EI, Prague
 
Session 64: Macro and Finance: Financial Institutions
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 301
 
Session Chair: David Perez-Reyna, Universidad de los Andes
 

Gilded Bubbles
By Xavier Freixas; Universitat Pompeu Fabra
David Perez-Reyna; Universidad de los Andes
   presented by: David Perez-Reyna, Universidad de los Andes
 

Financing Ventures
By Jeremy Greenwood; University of Pennsylvania
Pengfei Han; University of Pennsylvania
Juan Sanchez; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
   presented by: Juan Sanchez, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

China’s Financial System in Equilibrium
By Jie Luo; Tsinghua University
Cheng Wang; Fudan University
   presented by: Jie Luo, Tsinghua University
 

Heterogeneous Household Finances and the Effect of Fiscal Policy
By Javier Andrés; University of Valencia
Jose Bosca; University of Valencia
Javier Ferri; University of Valencia
Cristina Fuentes-Albero; Federal Reserve Board
   presented by: Cristina Fuentes-Albero, Federal Reserve Board
 
Session 65: Market Microstructure
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 304
 
Session Chair: Jeongmin Lee, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Who makes the market during stressed periods? HFTs vs. Dealers
By Ke Xu; Queen's university
   presented by: Ke Xu, Queen's university
 

Private Information in Over-The-Counter Markets
By Bruno Sultanum; Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Zachary Bethune; University of Virginia
Nicholas Trachter; Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
   presented by: Bruno Sultanum, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
 

Patient Trade and Price Discovery: Consequences of Information Flow
By Ravi Sastry; University of Melbourne
Rex Thompson; Southern Methodist University
   presented by: Ravi Sastry, University of Melbourne
 

Information and Competition with Symmetry
By Albert Kyle; University of Maryland
Jeongmin Lee; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Jeongmin Lee, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 66: Bonds and housing
June 17, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 230
 
Session Chair: Patrick Herb, Brandeis University
 

Time-Varying Lower Bound of Interest Rates in Europe
By Jing Cynthia Wu; University of Chicago
Fan Dora Xia; Bank for International Settlements
   presented by: Fan Dora Xia, Bank for International Settlements
 

The Equilibrium Term Structure of Equity and Interest Rates
[slides]
By Taeyoung Doh; Economic Research Dept.
   presented by: Taeyoung Doh, Economic Research Dept.
 

Why They Buy: Primary Market Demand for U.S. Treasury Securities
By Patrick Herb; Brandeis University
   presented by: Patrick Herb, Brandeis University
 
Session 67: Recent advances in regression discontinuity designs
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 104
 
Session Chair: Yuanyuan Wan, University of Toronto
 

Regression Discontinuity Designs Using Covariates
By Matias Cattaneo; University of Michigan
   presented by: Max Farrell, University of Chicago Booth
 

Impossible Inference in Econometrics: Theory and Applications to Regression Discontinuity, Bunching, and Exogeneity Tests
By Marinho Bertanha; University of Notre Dame
Marcelo Moreira; FGV
   presented by: Marinho Bertanha, University of Notre Dame
 

Extrapolating Treatment Effects in Multi-Cutoff Regression Discontinuity Designs
By Matias Cattaneo; University of Michigan
Luke Keele; Georgetown University
Rocio Titiunik; University of Michigan
Gonzalo Vazquez-Bare; University of Michigan
   presented by: Gonzalo Vazquez-Bare, University of Michigan
 

Testing Identifying Assumptions in Fuzzy Regression Discontinuity Design
By Yoichi Arai; National Graduate Institute For Policy Studies
Yu-Chin Hsu; Academia Sinica
Toru Kitagawa; University College London
Ismael Mourifie; University of Toronto
Yuanyuan Wan; University of Toronto
   presented by: Yuanyuan Wan, University of Toronto
 
Session 68: International Trade II
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 150
 
Session Chair: Michael Sposi, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
 

Unifying Macro Elasticities in International Economics
By Hakan Yilmazkuday; Florida International University
   presented by: Hakan Yilmazkuday, Florida International University
 

Inflation as a Long-run Source of Comparative Advantage and Welfare Improvement: Neoclassical Trade Implications of Trend Inflation
By Hirokazu Ishise; Osaka University
   presented by: Hirokazu Ishise, Osaka University
 

Capital Accumulation and the Dynamic Gains from Trade
By B Ravikumar; Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis
Ana Maria Santacreu; St. Louis Fed
Michael Sposi; Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
   presented by: Michael Sposi, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
 
Session 69: Dynamic Games 2
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 301
 
Session Chair: Christian Krestel, Aalto University
 

Optimal Dynamic Information Acquisition
[slides]
By WEIJIE ZHONG; columbia university
   presented by: Weijie Zhong, Columbia University
 

Dynamic Demand and Sequential Monopoly: A Model of Endogenous Screening
By V Bhaskar; University of Texas Austin
Nikita Roketskiy; UCL
   presented by: Nikita Roketskiy, UCL
 

Incentives for quality with costly inspections
[slides]
By Peter Wagner; University of Bonn
   presented by: Peter Wagner, University of Bonn
 

Learning Through Search
By Christian Krestel; Aalto University
   presented by: Christian Krestel, Aalto University
 
Session 70: Macro-Labor
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 109
 
Session Chair: Ammar Farooq, Georgetown University
 

Optimal Public Debt with Life Cycle Motives
By William Peterman; Federal Reserve Board of Governors
Erick Sager; Bureau of Labor Statistics
   presented by: Erick Sager, Bureau of Labor Statistics
 

The Age-Distribution of Earnings and the Decline in Labor's Share
By Andrew Glover; University of Texas Austin
Jacob Short; University of Western Ontario
   presented by: Jacob Short, University of Western Ontario
 

The Rise of Part-time Employment
By Etienne Lalé; Université du Québec à Montréal and IZA
Daniel Borowczyk-Martins; Copenhagen Business School
   presented by: Etienne Lalé, Université du Québec à Montréal and IZA
 

The U-shape of Over-education?
By Ammar Farooq; Georgetown University
   presented by: Ammar Farooq, Georgetown University
 
Session 71: Political Economy I
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 208
 
Session Chair: Armando Gomes, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Coalitional Bargaining Games: A New Concept of Value and Coalition Formation
By Armando Gomes; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Armando Gomes, Washington University in St. Louis
 

The Cycle-Stationary Subgame Perfect Equilibrium in Legislative Bargaining without Replacement
By Duk Gyoo Kim; California Institute of Technology
   presented by: Duk Gyoo Kim, California Institute of Technology
 

Partisan Strength and Legislative Bargaining
By Thomas Choate; Stanford Graduate School of Business
John Weymark; Vanderbilt University
Alan Wiseman; Vanderbilt University
   presented by: Thomas Choate, Stanford Graduate School of Business
 

Why the Political World is Flat: An Endogenous "Left" and "Right" in Multidimensional Political Conflict
By Joseph McMurray; Brigham Young University
   presented by: Joseph McMurray, Brigham Young University
 
Session 72: Issues in Macroeconomic Dynamics
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 160
 
Session Chair: Lucas Kyriacou, University of Bern
 

Global Financial Risk, Domestic Financial Access, and Unemployment Dynamics
By Brendan Epstein; Federal Reserve Board
Alan Finkelstein Shapiro; Tufts University
Andres Gonzalez Gomez; International Monetary Fund
   presented by: Brendan Epstein, Federal Reserve Board
 

Monetary Normalizations and Consumer Credit: Evidence from Fed Liftoff and Online Lending
[slides]
By Christoph Bertsch; Sveriges Riksbank
Isaiah Hull; Sveriges Riksbank
Xin Zhang; Sveriges Riksbank
   presented by: Isaiah Hull, Sveriges Riksbank
 

Does Sentiment Matter?
By Lucas Kyriacou; University of Bern
Luca Benati; University of Bern
   presented by: Lucas Kyriacou, University of Bern
 
Session 73: Healthcare Markets
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 204
 
Session Chair: David Wiczer, FRB St. Louis
 

The Political Economy of Medicaid: The Influence of Ideology on Eligibility, Delivery, and Reimbursement
By Claire Lim; Cornell University
   presented by: Claire Lim, Cornell University
 

Mental Health, Human Capital, and the Labor Market
By Christopher Cronin; University of Notre Dame
Matthew Forsstrom; UNC - Chapel Hill
Nicholas Papageorge; Johns Hopkins University
   presented by: Christopher Cronin, University of Notre Dame
 

The Disability Option: Labor Market Dynamics with Macroeconomic and Health Risks
By Amanda Michaud; Indiana University
David Wiczer; FRB St. Louis
   presented by: David Wiczer, FRB St. Louis
 
Session 74: Time Series
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 130
 
Session Chair: John Keating, University of Kansas
 

Identification and Estimation of SVARMA models with Independent and Non-Gaussian Inputs
By Bernd Funovits; University of Helsinki
   presented by: Bernd Funovits, University of Helsinki
 

Filtering With Confidence: In-sample Confidence Bands For GARCH Filters
[slides]
By Marcin Zamojski; University of Gothenburg
   presented by: Marcin Zamojski, University of Gothenburg
 

Asymptotic risk of order selection in high-dimensional autoregressive models
By Chor-yiu (CY) SIN; National Tsing Hua University
   presented by: Chor-yiu (CY) SIN, National Tsing Hua University
 

Asymmetric Vector Autoregressive Moving Average Models
By John Keating; University of Kansas
   presented by: John Keating, University of Kansas
 
Session 75: Misallocation, Risk and Uncertainty
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S)
 
Session Chair: Pedro Amaral, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
 

Monopoly Rights and Economic Growth: An Inverted U-Shaped Relation
[slides]
By Kenichi Ueda; The University of Tokyo
Stijn Claessens; Federal Reserve Board
   presented by: Kenichi Ueda, The University of Tokyo
 

Gray's Anatomy: Understanding Uncertainty using Industry Growth Data
By Roberto Samaniego; George Washington University
Juliana Sun; Singapore Management University
   presented by: Juliana Yu Sun, Singapore Management University
 

Estimating Macroeconomic Models of Financial Crises: An Endogenous Regime Switching Approach
By Gianluca Benigno
Andrew Foerster; Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Christopher Otrok; University of Missouri
Alessandro Rebucci; The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
   presented by: Christopher Otrok, University of Missouri
 

A New Perspective on the Finance-Development Nexus
By Pedro Amaral; Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Dean Corbae; University of Wisconsin
Erwan Quintin; University of Wisconsin Madison
   presented by: Pedro Amaral, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
 
Session 76: Corporate Finance
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 240
 
Session Chair: Adam Spencer, University of Wisconsin -- Madison
 

In defense of neoclassical Q
By Titus Galama; University of Southern California
   presented by: Titus Galama, University of Southern California
 

The Effect of Taxation on Corporate Financing and Investment
By Hong Chen; SAIF
Murray Frank; University of Minnesota and SAIF
   presented by: Murray Frank, University of Minnesota
 

Uncertainty, Financial Frictions and Corporate Investment Sensitivity to Cash Flows
By Delong Li; Johns Hopkins University
   presented by: Delong Li, Johns Hopkins University
 

Policy Effects of International Taxation on Firm Dynamics and Capital Structure
By Adam Spencer; University of Wisconsin -- Madison
   presented by: Adam Spencer, University of Wisconsin -- Madison
 
Session 77: Development Economics I
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 304
 
Session Chair: Ricardo Pique, Ryerson University
 

Liquid Milk: Cash Constraints and Day-to-Day Intertemporal Choice in Financial Diaries
By Xin Geng; International Food Policy Research Institute
Wendy Janssens; VU University Amsterdam
B. Kramer; International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
   presented by: Xin Geng, International Food Policy Research Institute
 

Migration under Liquidity Constraints: Evidence from Randomized Credit Access in China
By Shu Cai; Jinan University
   presented by: Shu Cai, Jinan University
 

The Effect of Party Geographic Scope on Government Outcomes: Evidence from Peruvian Municipalities
By Fernando Aragon; Simon Fraser University
Alexey Makarin; Northwestern University
Ricardo Pique; Ryerson University
   presented by: Ricardo Pique, Ryerson University
 
Session 78: Information, collateral, and asset prices
June 17, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 230
 
Session Chair: Udara Peiris, NRU Higher School of Economics
 

Divergent Risk-Attitudes and Endogenous Collateral Constraints
By Giuliano Curatola; Goethe University Frankfurt and SAFE
Ester Faia; Frankfurt University
   presented by: Giuliano Curatola, Goethe University Frankfurt and SAFE
 

Capital Flows, Default, and Renegotiation in a Small Open Economy
By Udara Peiris; NRU Higher School of Economics
Anna Sokolova; NRU
Dimitrios Tsomocos; University of Oxford
   presented by: Udara Peiris, NRU Higher School of Economics
 
Session 79: Contributions to high and infinite dimensional problems in Econometrics
June 17, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 150
 
Session Chair: Werner Ploberger, Washington University in St Louis
 

Delta theorem in the age of high dimensions
By Mehmet Caner; Ohio State University
   presented by: Mehmet Caner, Ohio State University
 

Regularized Generalized Empirical Likelihood Estimators
By Rachidi Kotchoni; Université Paris Nanterre
Marine Carrasco; University of Montreal
   presented by: Rachidi Kotchoni, CNRS-EconomiX, Université Paris Nanterre
 

Asymptotically Optimal Estimation of Infinite Dimensional Parameters
By Junnan He; Washington University in St. Louis
Werner Ploberger; Washington University in St Louis
   presented by: Werner Ploberger, Washington University in St Louis
 
Session 80: Behavior in Dynamic Settings
June 17, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 230
 
Session Chair: Jean Guillaume Forand, University of Waterloo
 

Dynamic Quantile Models of Rational Behavior
By Luciano de Castro; University of Iowa
Antonio Galvao; University of Iowa
   presented by: Luciano de Castro, University of Iowa
 

On Wold's Sufficiency Approach to Representation of Preferences
By Kuntal Banerjee; Florida Atlantic University
Tapan Mitra; Cornell University
   presented by: Kuntal Banerjee, Florida Atlantic University
 

Aiyagari Meets Ramsey: Optimal Capital Taxation with Incomplete Markets
By Yunmin Chen; Academia Sinica
YiLi Chien; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Cheng Chen Yang; Academia Sinica
   presented by: YiLi Chien, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

The Demand and Supply for Favours in Dynamic Relationships
By Jean Guillaume Forand; University of Waterloo
Jan Zapal; CERGE-EI, IAE-CSIC, and Barcelona GSE
   presented by: Jean Guillaume Forand, University of Waterloo
 
Session 81: Wealth and Income Inequality
June 17, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 210 (N & S)
 
Session Chair: Salvador Valdes-Prieto, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
 

Inequality and the Size of Government
By WEIJIE LUO; The University of York
Andrew Pickering; University of York
Paulo Santos Monteiro; University of York
   presented by: Weijie Luo, The University of York
 

A progressiveness test for redistributions between generations and application to 3 countries
By Salvador Valdes-Prieto; Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Luis Gonzales; Catholic University of Chile
Macarena Kutscher; Clapes UC
   presented by: Salvador Valdes-Prieto, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
 
Session 82: Labor Market Policy
June 17, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 304
 
Session Chair: Maximiliano Dvorkin, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

The Costs and Benefits of Employer Credit Checks
By Dean Corbae; University of Wisconsin
Andrew Glover; University of Texas Austin
   presented by: Dean Corbae, University of Wisconsin
 

Subsidies for Harold Zurcher: Local Shocks, Discrete Choice and Optimal Policy.
By Laurence Ales; Carnegie Mellon University
Christopher Sleet; Carnegie Mellon University
   presented by: Laurence Ales, Carnegie Mellon University
 

Skill remoteness and post-layoff labor market outcomes
[slides]
By Claudia Macaluso; University of Chicago
   presented by: Claudia Macaluso, University of Chicago
 

Skills, occupations, and the allocation of talent over the business cycle
By Maximiliano Dvorkin; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
   presented by: Maximiliano Dvorkin, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 
Session 83: Diffusion of Ideas and Shocks
June 17, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 160
 
Session Chair: Chen Yeh, University of Chicago
 

Knowledge Diffusion Within and Across Firms
By Kyle Herkenhoff; University of Minnesota
Jeremy Lise; University of Minnesota
Guido Menzio; University of Pennsylvania and NBER
Gordon Phillips; Dartmouth University
   presented by: Kyle Herkenhoff, University of Minnesota
 

Foreign Investment and Domestic Productivity: Identifying Knowledge Spillovers and Competition Effects
By Christian Fons-Rosen; Pompeu Fabra University
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan; University of Maryland
Bent Sorensen; University of Houston
Carolina Villegas-Sanchez; ESADE - Universitat Ramon Llull
Vadym Volosovych; Erasmus University Rotterdam
   presented by: Bent Sorensen, University of Houston
 

Are firm-level idiosyncratic shocks important for U.S. aggregate volatility?
By Chen Yeh; University of Chicago
   presented by: Chen Yeh, University of Chicago
 

Waxing Jobs and Waning Industries
By Sangmin Aum; Washington University in St.Louis
Sang Yoon (Tim) Lee; Toulouse School of Economics
Yongseok Shin; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Sangmin Aum, Washington University in St.Louis
 
Session 84: Topics in Labor Economics
June 17, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 130
 
Session Chair: Nicholas Papageorge, Johns Hopkins University
 

Unemployment Insurance with Informal Labor Markets: Evidence from Brazil
By Bernardus Doornik; Banco Central do Brasil
David Schoenherr; Princeton University
Janis Skrastins; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Janis Skrastins, Washington University in St. Louis
 

Toward an Understanding of Corporate Social Responsibility: Theory and Field Experimental Evidence*
By Daniel Hedblom
Brent Hickman; University of Chicago
John List; University of Chicago
   presented by: John List, University of Chicago
 

Long-Run Impacts of Teacher-Student Demographic Match on Educational Attainment
By Nicholas Papageorge; Johns Hopkins University
   presented by: Nicholas Papageorge, Johns Hopkins University
 
Session 85: Gender, Sex Ratios and Marriage
June 17, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 301
 
Session Chair: Safoura Moeeni, University of Calgary
 

Marriage Premium and Class
By Roberto Bonilla; Newcastle University
Francis Kiraly; Newcastle University
John Wildman; Newcastle University
   presented by: Roberto Bonilla, Newcastle University
 

Relative Gender Scarcity and Marriage Outcomes in China: The Impact of Mao’s Send-Down Movement
[slides]
By Wei Yang; University of North Dakota
Byron Spencer; McMaster University
Luke Chan; McMaster University
   presented by: Wei Yang, University of North Dakota
 

The Effects of Labor Market Opportunities on Education: The Case of Female Employment Ceiling Quota in Iran
By Safoura Moeeni; University of Calgary
Atsuko Tanaka; University of Calgary
   presented by: Safoura Moeeni, University of Calgary
 
Session 86: Open Economy Macro
June 17, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 109
 
Session Chair: Marcus Pramor, Deutsche Bundesbank
 

Non-Traded Goods, Structural Change, and Capital Flows to Developing Countries
By Jacek Rothert; United States Naval Academy
Jacob Short; University of Western Ontario
   presented by: Jacek Rothert, United States Naval Academy
 

Sovereign Bond Prices, Haircuts and Maturity
By Tamon Asonuma; International Monetary Fund
Dirk Niepelt; Study Center Gerzensee; U Bern
Romain Ranciere; Paris School of Economics
   presented by: Tamon Asonuma, International Monetary Fund
 

Demography, Capital Flows and International Portfolio Choice over the Life-cycle
[slides]
By Margaret Davenport; University of St. Gallen
Katja Mann; University of Bonn
   presented by: Katja Mann, University of Bonn
 

Global Liquidity and Exchange Market Pressure in Emerging Market Economies
By Oliver Hossfeld; Deutsche Bundesbank
Marcus Pramor; Deutsche Bundesbank
   presented by: Oliver Hossfeld, Deutsche Bundesbank
 
Session 87: Banking
June 17, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Bauer Hall Room 240
 
Session Chair: Divya Kirti, IMF
 

Financial Stress and Equilibrium Dynamics in Term Interbank Funding Markets
[slides]
By Emre Yoldas; Federal Reserve Board
Zeynep Senyuz; Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve
   presented by: Emre Yoldas, Federal Reserve Board
 

Why Are Banks Not Recapitalized During Crises?
By Matteo Crosignani; Federal Reserve Board
   presented by: Matteo Crosignani, Federal Reserve Board
 

Drilling into Bank Balance Sheets: examining portfolio responses to an oil shock
By Adam Shapiro; Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
   presented by: Adam Shapiro, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
 

When gambling for resurrection is too risky
By Divya Kirti; IMF
   presented by: Divya Kirti, IMF
 
Session 88: stochastic volatility
June 17, 2017 13:30 to 15:00
Seigle Hall Room 104
 
Session Chair: Z. Merrick Li, University of Amsterdam
 

Volatility Jump Regressions
By Robert Davies; Economics
   presented by: Robert Davies, Economics
 

A Perturbation Approach to Nonlinear Filtering: The Case of Stochastic Volatility
By Ivana Komunjer; University of California San Diego
Natalia Sizova; Rice University
   presented by: Natalia Sizova, Rice University
 

A simple and robust measure of microstructure noise from high-frequency financial data
By Zhen Li; University of Amsterdam
   presented by: Z. Merrick Li, University of Amsterdam
 

Correlated Volatility Shocks
By Xiao Qiao; SummerHaven Investment Management
Yongning Wang; University of Chicago Booth School of Business
   presented by: Xiao Qiao, SummerHaven Investment Management
 
Session 89: Walras-Bowley Lecture by Paul Klemperer (University of Oxford): "Walrasian Equilibrium and Auctions"
June 17, 2017 15:30 to 16:30
Edison Theatre
 
Session Chair: John Nachbar, Washington University
 
Session 90: Session 5: Semi-Plenary: Financial Econometrics - Podolskij, Hansen
June 17, 2017 17:00 to 18:00
Simon Hall Room 1, May Auditorium
 
Session Chair: Yuliy Sannikov, Stanford GSB
 
Session 91: Session 6: Semi-Plenary: Labor Economics - Meghir, Todd
June 17, 2017 17:00 to 18:00
Lab Sciences Room 300
 
Session Chair: Limor Golan, Washington University in St. Louis
 
Session 92: Session 4: Semi-Plenary: Inequality - Bourguignon, Galiani
June 17, 2017 17:00 to 18:00
Knight Hall Room 110, Emerson Auditorium
 
Session Chair: Costas Azariadis, Washington University in St Louis
 
Session 93: Quantile estimation
June 18, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 301
 
Session Chair: Takuya Ura, University of California, Davis
 

Smoothed GMM for quantile models
By Luciano de Castro; University of Iowa
Antonio Galvao; University of Iowa
David Kaplan; University of Missouri
   presented by: David Kaplan, University of Missouri
 

Dual Regression
By Richard Spady; Johns Hopkins University
Sami Stouli; University of Bristol
   presented by: Sami Stouli, University of Bristol
 

Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression with Misclassification
By Takuya Ura; University of California, Davis
   presented by: Takuya Ura, University of California, Davis
 
Session 94: Disclosure and Attention
June 18, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 208
 
Session Chair: Keshav Dogra, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
 

Referral and Inspection
By Henry Lin; Boston University
   presented by: Henry Lin, Boston University
 

Evidence and Skepticism in Verifiable Disclosure Games
By Daniel Rappoport
   presented by: Daniel Rappoport,
 

Optimal Stress Tests and Diversification
By Keshav Dogra; Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Keeyoung Rhee; Columbia University
   presented by: Keshav Dogra, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
 
Session 95: Contract Theory, Regulation & Politics
June 18, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 104
 
Session Chair: Tymofiy Mylovanov, University of Pittsburgh
 

Screening Procrastinators with Automatic-Renewal Contracts
By Johannes Johnen; Université Catholique de Louvain
   presented by: Johannes Johnen, Université Catholique de Louvain
 

The Role of Concavity in Screening Without Transfers
By Noam Tanner; Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
   presented by: Noam Tanner, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
 

Dynamic State Verification
By Andrew McClellan; NYU
   presented by: Andrew McClellan, NYU
 

ELECTIONS WITHOUT EMPTY PROMISES: MECHANISM DESIGN APPROACH
By Tymofiy Mylovanov; University of Pittsburgh
   presented by: Tymofiy Mylovanov, University of Pittsburgh
 
Session 96: Political Economy II
June 18, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 204
 
Session Chair: Mehdi Shadmehr, University of Calgary
 

Information Gatekeeping, Access Control and Media Bias
By Hulya Eraslan; Rice University
Saltuk Ozerturk; SMU
   presented by: Saltuk Ozerturk, SMU
 

Centralization versus Separation of Regulatory Institutions
By Octavia Foarta; Stanford Graduate School of Business
Takuo Sugaya; Stanford University
   presented by: Dana Foarta, Stanford Graduate School of Business
 

Inferring the Ideological Affiliations of Political Committees via Financial Contributions Networks
By Yiran Chen; University of Pennsylvania
Hanming Fang; University of Pennsylvania
   presented by: Yiran Chen, University of Pennsylvania
 

Institutions, Repression and the Spread of Protest
By Mehdi Shadmehr; University of Calgary
Raphael Boleslavsky; University of Miami
   presented by: Mehdi Shadmehr, University of Calgary
 
Session 97: Decision Theory and Applications
June 18, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 210
 
Session Chair: Michael Mandler, University of London Royal Holloway Coll
 

An Equilibrium Model with Computationally Constrained Agents
By Wolfgang Kuhle; Max Planck Institute Bonn
   presented by: Wolfgang Kuhle, Max Planck Institute Bonn
 

Distributive justice for behavioral welfare economics
By Michael Mandler; University of London Royal Holloway Coll
   presented by: Michael Mandler, University of London Royal Holloway Coll
 

Imperfect perception of attributes and contextual choice effects
By Junnan HE; Washington University in St. Louis
   presented by: Junnan HE, Washington University in St. Louis
 

On Integrability and Changing Tastes
By Yakar Kannai; Weizmann Institute of Science
Larry Selden; Columbia University
Xiao Wei; Fudan University and University of Pennsylvania
   presented by: Xiao Wei, Fudan University and University of Pennsylvania
 
Session 98: Technological Change
June 18, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Seigle Hall Room 304
 
Session Chair: Junghoon Lee, Emory University
 

Technology Adoption, Capital Deepening, and International Productivity Differences
[slides]
By Chaoran Chen; University of Toronto
   presented by: Chaoran Chen, University of Toronto
 

Patents and Growth in OLG Economy with Physical Capital
By Gilad Sorek; Auburn University
   presented by: Gilad Sorek, Auburn University
 

Innovation-Led Transitions in Energy Supply
By Derek Lemoine; University of Arizona
   presented by: Derek Lemoine, University of Arizona
 

Technological Change and Reallocation
By Junghoon Lee; Emory University
   presented by: Junghoon Lee, Emory University
 
Session 99: Asset Pricing
June 18, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 160
 
Session Chair: Alina Arefeva, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
 

Profit Sharing: A Contracting Solution to Harness the Wisdom of the Crowd
[slides]
By Jiasun Li; University of California-Los Angeles
   presented by: Jiasun Li, University of California-Los Angeles
 

Firm-specific risk-neutral distributions: The role of CDS spreads
By Sirio Aramonte; Federal Reserve Board
Mohammad Jahan-Parvar; Federal Reserve Board
Samuel Rosen; University of North Carolina
John Schindler; Federal Reserve Board
   presented by: Mohammad Jahan-Parvar, Federal Reserve Board
 

Option Prices and Costly Short-Selling
By Adem Atmaz; Purdue University
Suleyman Basak; London Business School
   presented by: Adem Atmaz, Purdue University
 

How Auctions Amplify House-Price Fluctuations
[slides]
By Alina Arefeva; Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
   presented by: Alina Arefeva, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
 
Session 100: Development Economics III
June 18, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 150
 
Session Chair: Ana Paula Franco, Universidad del Pacifico
 

Building fiscal capacity in developing countries: Evidence on the role of information technology
By Abdulaziz Shifa; Syracuse University
   presented by: Abdulaziz Shifa, Syracuse University
 

The Impacts of Constructing Secondary and Vocational Schools: Historical Evidence from Japan
By Mari Tanaka; Hitotsubashi University
   presented by: Mari Tanaka, Hitotsubashi University
 

The E ffect of Workplace Networks on Career Progression and Performance of Civil Servants: Empirical Evidence from Punjab, Pakistan
By Shan Aman Rana; London School of Economics & Political Science
   presented by: Shan Aman Rana, London School of Economics & Political Science
 

Long-term effects of the Inca road system on development
By Pablo Lavado; Universidad del Pacífico
Ana Paula Franco; Universidad del Pacifico
   presented by: Ana Paula Franco, Universidad del Pacifico
 
Session 101: Individual Behavior I
June 18, 2017 8:30 to 10:00
Bauer Hall Room 130
 
Session Chair: Doron Ravid, University of Chicago
 

Information-Dependent Expected Utility
By Yucheng Liang; Stanford University
   presented by: Yucheng Liang, Stanford Graduate School of Business
 

An Ordinal Theory of Risk Aversion
[slides]
By W. Henry Chiu; University of Manchester
   presented by: W. Henry Chiu, University of Manchester
 

Focus, Then Compare
By Doron Ravid; University of Chicago
   presented by: Doron Ravid, University of Chicago
 
Session 102: Public Goods: Decentralization and Efficiency
June 18, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 301
 
Session Chair: Hyeon Park, Manhattan College
 

Club good mechanisms: from free-riders to citizen-shareholders, from impossibility to characterization
By Andrew Mackenzie; University of Rochester
Christian Trudeau; University of Windsor
   presented by: Andrew Mackenzie, University of Rochester
 

Excludable and non-excludable public goods when private costs have negative externalities
By Michael Sacks; West Virginia University
   presented by: Michael Sacks, West Virginia University
 

Optimal Taxation in a Federation and GST in India
By Trishita Ray Barman
   presented by: Trishita Ray Barman,
 

A Lifecycle Model of Charitable Giving: A Quantitative Analysis of Social Preferences
By Hyeon Park; Manhattan College
   presented by: Hyeon Park, Manhattan College
 
Session 103: Contracts
June 18, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 210
 
Session Chair: V Bhaskar, University of Texas Austin
 

Robust Incentives for Diversely Risk-Averse Agents
By Maxwell Rosenthal; University of Arizona
   presented by: Maxwell Rosenthal, University of Arizona
 

Robust Contracts in Common Agency
By Keler Marku; University of Minnesota
Sergio Ocampo; University of Minnesota
   presented by: Keler Marku, University of Minnesota
 

Compensation contracts and career concerns
By Evangelia Chalioti; Yale University
   presented by: Evangelia Chalioti, Yale University
 

The design of credit information systems
By V Bhaskar; University of Texas Austin
Caroline Thomas; University of Texas Austin
   presented by: V Bhaskar, University of Texas Austin
 
Session 104: Persuasion
June 18, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 208
 
Session Chair: Zhuoran Lu, UCLA
 

Modes of Persuasion Toward Unanimous Consent
[slides]
By Arjada Bardhi; Northwestern University
Yingni Guo; Northwestern University
   presented by: Yingni Guo, Northwestern University
 

Selling Signals
By Zhuoran Lu; UCLA
   presented by: Zhuoran Lu, UCLA
 
Session 105: Optimal Policy
June 18, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 104
 
Session Chair: Zhigang Feng, University of Nebraska
 

A tax plan for endogenous innovation
By Mariano Croce; University of North Carolina at Chapel H
Anastasios Karantounias; Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Steve Raymond; UNC
Lukas Schmid; Duke University: The Fuqua School of Business
   presented by: Anastasios Karantounias, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
 

When Does Limited Commitment Matter in a Production Economy?
By Kyoung Jin Choi; Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary
Jungho Lee; Singapore Management University
   presented by: Kyoung Jin Choi, Haskayne School of Business, University
 

Lobbying, Procurement Allocation, and the Employment Effect of Fiscal Stimulus
By Joonkyu Choi; University of Maryland
Veronika Penciakova; University of Maryland
Felipe Saffie; University of Maryland
   presented by: Veronika Penciakova, University of Maryland
 

Regressive Subsidy to EHI and Entrepreneurial Talent Allocation
[slides]
By Zhigang Feng; University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Anne Villamil; University of Iowa
   presented by: Zhigang Feng, University of Nebraska
 
Session 106: Contributions to the theory of Identification
June 18, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 204
 
Session Chair: Ruli Xiao, Johns Hopkins University
 

Identification of Production Functions with Multi-dimensional Unobservables
By Kyoo Il Kim; Michigan State University
Amil Petrin; University of Minnesota
Suyong Song; University of Iowa
   presented by: Kyoo Il Kim, Michigan State University
 

Identifying the Effect of a Mis-measured, Binary, Endogenous Regressor
By Francis DiTraglia; University of Pennsylvania
Camilo Garcia-Jimeno; University of Pennsylvania
   presented by: Francis DiTraglia, University of Pennsylvania
 

Nonparametric Identification of Dynamic Games with Multiple Equilibria and Unobserved Heterogeneity
By Ruli Xiao; Indiana University
   presented by: Ruli Xiao, Johns Hopkins University
 
Session 107: Beliefs And Learning
June 18, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 109
 
Session Chair: Yuichi Noguchi, Kanto Gakuin University
 

Merging, Conditional Absolute Continuity, and Learnable Set
By Yuichi Noguchi; Kanto Gakuin University
   presented by: Yuichi Noguchi, Kanto Gakuin University
 

Firm Dynamics and Pricing under Customer Capital Accumulation
By Pau Roldan; New York University
Sophia Gilbukh; NYU Stern
   presented by: Pau Roldan, New York University
 

The Dynamics of Belief Formation and Price Momentum
By Alex Dontoh; Stern School of Business
Joshua Ronen; New York University
Bharat Sarath; Rutgers University
   presented by: Bharat Sarath, Rutgers University
 
Session 108: Financial Intermediation
June 18, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Seigle Hall Room 304
 
Session Chair: Hye Jin Park, University of Illinois
 

Securitization and Aggregate Investment Efficiency
By Afrasiab Mirza; University of Birmingham
Eric Stephens; Carleton University
   presented by: Afrasiab Mirza, University of Birmingham
 

Hedge Fund Fee Structure and Risk Exposure: Theory and Empirical Evidence
By Matias Braun; UAI & IM Trust
Herve Roche; Universidad Adolfo Ibanez
   presented by: Herve Roche, Universidad Adolfo Ibanez
 

Lenders' competition and macro-prudential regulation: A model of the UK mortgage supermarket
By Matteo Benetton; London School of Economics
   presented by: Matteo Benetton, London School of Economics
 

Collateral Reuse, Collateral Mismatch and Financial Crisis
By Hye Jin Park; University of Illinois
   presented by: Hye Jin Park, University of Illinois
 
Session 109: Law and Economics
June 18, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 130
 
Session Chair: Xintong Wang, Binghamton University
 

The (Unknown) Costs of Good Intentions: News Effects of Repatriation Tax Changes
By Chadwick Curtis; University of Richmond
Julio Garin; University of Georgia
M. Saif Mehkari; University of Richmond
   presented by: Chadwick Curtis, University of Richmond
 

COVERING: MUTABLE CHARACTERISTICS AND PERCEPTIONS OF VOICE IN THE U.S. SUPREME COURT
By Daniel Chen; Toulouse School of Economics
   presented by: Daniel Chen, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Royalty stacking in the U.S. freight railroads: Cournot vs Coase
By Alexei Alexandrov; Amazon
   presented by: Alexei Alexandrov, Unaffiliated for research purposes (employed by Amazon)
 

Conscription and Military Service: Do They Result in Future Violent and Non-Violent Incarcerations and Recidivism?
By Xintong Wang; Binghamton University
Alfonso Flores-Lagunes; Syracuse University
   presented by: Xintong Wang, Binghamton University
 
Session 110: Individual Behavior II
June 18, 2017 10:30 to 12:00
Bauer Hall Room 160
 
Session Chair: Jesse Zinn, Clayton State University
 

Leximedian Rank-Ordered Rules on the Power Set with a Rearrangement Method
By Takashi Kurihara; Waseda University
   presented by: Takashi Kurihara, Waseda University
 

The Imbalanced Luce Model
By Matthew Kovach; ITAM
Gerelt Tserenjigmid; Virginia Tech
   presented by: Gerelt Tserenjigmid, Virginia Tech
 

Eliciting the just-noticeable difference
By Pawel Dziewulski; University of Oxford
   presented by: Pawel Dziewulski, University of Oxford
 

An Information-Theoretic Foundation for the Weighted Updating Model
By Jesse Zinn; Clayton State University
   presented by: Jesse Zinn, Clayton State University
 

110 sessions, 350 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Discussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
2Ahn, Hie JooP32
3Ales, LaurenceP82
4Alexandrov, AlexeiP109
5Ali, OmerP43
6Aman Rana, ShanP100
7Amaral, PedroP75, C75
8Arefeva, AlinaP99, C99
9Asonuma, TamonP86
10Atmaz, AdemP99
11Aum, SangminP83
12Awaya, YuP43
13Azariadis, CostasC92
14Baek, SeungjunP38
15Bai, HangP52
16Banerjee, KuntalP80
17Barman, Trishita RayP102
18Basak, DeepalP31
19Benetton, MatteoP108
20Beresteanu, ArieP28
21Bertanha, MarinhoP67
22Bhaskar, VP103, C103
23Bianchi, DanieleP52
24Bignon, VincentP9
25Biolsi, ChristopherP4
26Bobkova, NinaP41
27Bodoh-Creed, AaronP33, C33
28Boehnke, JörnP35
29Bonilla, RobertoP85
30Bridgman, BenjaminP22
31Bruins, MarianneP25, C25
32Cai, ShuP77
33Calford, EvanP59
34Calonico, SebastianP55
35Canay, IvanP40, C40
36Caner, MehmetP79
37Carli, FrancescoP9, C9
38Carranza, Juan EstebanP30
39Carvajal, AndresP10
40Cattaneo, MatiasC55
41Caunedo, JulietaP27, C27
42Chahrour, RyanP32, C32
43Chalak, KarimP2, C2
44Chalioti, EvangeliaP103
45Challe, EdouardP61, C61
46Chang, Seong YeonP37, C37
47Chaumont, GastonP22
48Chen, YiranP96
49Chen, QihuiP40
50Chen, ChaoranP98
51Chen, DanielP109
52Chen, HongyuP8, C8
53Cheng, Wan-JungP23
54Cheng, Ing-HawP20
55Cheung, T. TerryP23, C23
56Chien, YiLiP80
57Chiu, W. HenryP101
58Choate, ThomasP71
59Choi, AndrewP44
60Choi, Bong GeunP22, C22
61Choi, Kyoung JinP105
62Corbae, DeanP82
63Corhay, AlexandreP52
64Cororaton, AnnaP39, C39
65Correa, JuanP10
66Crane, LelandP32
67Cronin, ChristopherP73
68Crosignani, MatteoP87
69Cubas, GermanP27
70Curatola, GiulianoP78
71Curtis, ChadwickP109
72Daruich, DiegoP25
73Davies, RobertP88
74de Castro, LucianoP80
75DiTraglia, FrancisP106
76Doblas-Madrid, AntonioP38
77Dogra, KeshavP94, C94
78Doh, TaeyoungP66
79Donovan, KevinP27
80Dupraz, YannickP11
81Dvorkin, MaximilianoP82, C82
82Dziewulski, PawelP110
83Epstein, BrendanP72
84Esposito, FedericoP56
85Estrada, RicardoP49
86Fang, ZhengP40
87Farooq, AmmarP70, C70
88Farrell, MaxP67
89Feigenbaum, JamesP18, C18
90Feng, TangRenP20
91Feng, ZhigangP105, C105
92Feng, FelixP57
93Fillmore, IanP30
94Fioretti, MicheleP12
95Fiorin, StefanoP50
96Foarta, DanaP96
97Foerster, AndrewP26
98Forand, Jean GuillaumeP80, C80
99Francis, JohannaP36
100Franco, Ana PaulaP100, C100
101Frank, MurrayP76
102Frazier, NickP60
103Fu, ShimingP21
104Fuentes-Albero, CristinaP64
105Fujiwara-Greve, TakakoP51
106Funovits, BerndP74
107Galama, TitusP76
108Gardner, JohnP34
109Garlick, RobertP34
110Gayle, George-LeviC14
111Geng, XinP77
112Ghosh, SumanP18
113Gill, DavidP59
114Gillman, MaxP6, C6
115Golan, LimorC91
116Gomes, ArmandoP71, C71
117Gordon, GreyP63
118Gradwohl, RonenP29
119Grant, SimonP20
120Guler, BulentP47
121Guo, YingniP104
122Haghpanah, NimaP5
123Hampf, FranziskaP49
124Han, SukjinP55
125HE, JunnanP97
126Heinsalu, SanderP41
127Herb, PatrickP66, C66
128Herkenhoff, KyleP83
129Hincapie, AndresP62
130Hoshino, TetsuyaP31, C31
131Hossfeld, OliverP86
132Huang, GuofangP5
133Hull, IsaiahP72
134HWANG, IN DOP7, C7
135Inarra, ElenaP44
136Ishise, HirokazuP68
137Jahan-Parvar, MohammadP99
138Jain, RiteshP10, C10
139Jales, HugoP24, C24
140Janetos, NickP30
141Jaume, DavidP45
142Johnen, JohannesP95
143JOSHI, RIJUP55
144Jung, Kuk MoP36
145Jurado, KyleP6
146Kang, Kee YounP61
147Kaplan, DavidP93
148Karantounias, AnastasiosP105
149Kashaev, NailP17, C17
150Keating, JohnP74, C74
151Keller, ElisaP27
152Kim, Duk GyooP71
153Kim, Kyoo IlP42, P106
154Kim, HeejeongP22
155Kirti, DivyaP87, C87
156Kitagawa, ToruP28
157Kopylov, IgorP28, C28
158Korovkin, VasilyP50
159Kostyshak, ScottP34
160Kotchoni, RachidiP79
161Krestel, ChristianP69, C69
162Kuhle, WolfgangP97
163Kurihara, TakashiP110
164Kyriacou, LucasP72, C72
165Labadie, PamelaP38, C38
166Lalé, EtienneP70
167Lam, Chak Hong LeoP58
168Lamba, RohitP21
169Lavado, PabloP46, C46
170Lee, Sang Yoon (Tim)P1
171Lee, JeongminP65, C65
172Lee, JunghoP8
173Lee, JunghoonP98, C98
174Lemoine, DerekP98
175Leo, GregP44
176Li, DelongP76
177Li, JianP34, C34
178Li, JiasunP99
179Li, Z. MerrickP88, C88
180Liang, YuchengP101
181Lim, ClaireP73
182Lin, HenryP94
183Lin, Hsuan-ChihP46
184List, JohnP84
185Liu, YanP38
186Liu, ZhuangP42
187Liu, LongP37
188Lu, ZhuoranP104, C104
189Luo, WeijieP81
190Luo, JieP64
191Luo, RuiP58
192Ma, XinweiP55
193Macaluso, ClaudiaP82
194Mackenzie, AndrewP102
195Mahmud, MinhajP11
196Mai, JosephP3, C3
197Mandler, MichaelP97, C97
198Mann, KatjaP86
199Manuelli, RodolfoC16
200Marchuk, TatyanaP39
201Marku, KelerP103
202McClellan, AndrewP95
203McGuire, ErinP62
204McMurray, JosephP71
205Meier, MatthiasP6
206Michaud, AmandaP24
207Miller, J. IsaacP48, C48
208Mirza, AfrasiabP108
209Moeeni, SafouraP85, C85
210Mollner, JoshuaP5
211Monzon, IgnacioP29
212Moon, KenP19, C19
213Mylovanov, TymofiyP95, C95
214Nachbar, JohnC89
215Nam, Tong-yobP7
216Neira, JulianP1
217Noguchi, YuichiP107, C107
218Opp, MarcusP21, C21
219Otrok, ChristopherP75
220Ozerturk, SaltukP96
221Pakzad-Hurson, BobakP33
222Pantano, JuanP25
223Papageorge, NicholasP84, C84
224Park, Byoung GunP17
225Park, JungJaeP63
226Park, HyeonP102, C102
227Park, Hye JinP108, C108
228Peck, JamesP18
229Peiris, UdaraP78, C78
230Penciakova, VeronikaP105
231Pereira, PedroP19
232Perez Cervantes, FernandoP4
233Perez-Reyna, DavidP64, C64
234Pique, RicardoP77, C77
235Ploberger, WernerC53, P79, C79
236Pramor, MarcusC86
237Prowse, VictoriaP45, C45
238Qiao, XiaoP88
239Ragot, XavierP61
240Rampal, JeevantP59
241Rappoport, DanielP94
242Ravallion, MartinP11, C11
243Ravid, DoronP101, C101
244Rebucci, AlessandroP52, C52
245Rendon, SilvioP60
246Rhee, SerenaP24
247Ribers, MichaelP30, C30
248Roche, HerveP108
249Rodriguez, JorgeP25
250Roketskiy, NikitaP69
251Roldan, PauP107
252Rosenthal, MaxwellP103
253Rosenzweig, MarkC54
254Roshchina, EkaterinaP60
255Rothert, JacekP86
256Roys, NicolasP60, C60
257Rubanov, OlegP41, C41
258Ruggieri, AlessandroP56
259Ryan, StephenP42, C42
260Sabarwal, TarunP10
261Sacks, MichaelP102
262Sadler, EvanP21
263Sager, ErickP70
264Said, MaherP43
265Sanches, DanielP47
266Sanchez, JuanP64
267Sanders, CarlP46
268Sandonis, JoelP3
269Sanktjohanser, AnnaP43, C43
270Sannikov, YuliyC90
271Sarath, BharatP107
272Sastry, RaviP65
273Schilling, LindaP31
274Schneider, RodrigoP50
275Schwenkler, GustavoP48
276Shadmehr, MehdiP96, C96
277Shao, LinP1
278Shaorshadze, IrinaP45
279Shapiro, AdamP87
280Shifa, AbdulazizP100
281Shin, YongseokC13
282Short, JacobP70
283Silos, PedroP46
284Silva, FranciscoP51
285SIN, Chor-yiu (CY)P74
286Sinclair-Desgagné, BernardP29
287Singh, SanjayP26, C26
288Sizova, NataliaP88
289Skrastins, JanisP84
290Slavik, CtiradP63, C63
291SONG, XINXIP12
292Sorek, GiladP98
293Sorensen, BentP83
294Spencer, AdamP76, C76
295Sposi, MichaelP68, C68
296Stouli, SamiP93
297Sultanum, BrunoP65
298Sun, YimanP57
299Sun, Juliana YuP75
300Tabord-Meehan, MaxP28
301Tan, KegonP7
302Tanaka, AtsukoP8
303Tanaka, MariP100
304Tang, YangP58
305Tang, RongshengP58, C58
306Tanner, NoamP95
307Thaler, DominikP56, C56
308Thiemann, PetraP49, C49
309Thom, KevinP12, C12
310Thomas, CarolineP57, C57
311Toda, Alexis AkiraP4, C4
312Townsend, RobertC15
313Tserenjigmid, GereltP110
314Tu, QingruP3
315Ueda, KenichiP75
316Ura, TakuyaP93, C93
317Valdes-Prieto, SalvadorP81, C81
318Van Zandweghe, WillemP36, C36
319Vazquez-Bare, GonzaloP67
320Vlaicu, RazvanP50, C50
321vom Lehn, ChristianP6
322Wagner, PeterP69
323Wan, YuanyuanP67, C67
324Wang, YuP8
325Wang, Chien-ChiangP47, C47
326Wang, LiangP9
327Wang, XintongP109, C109
328Ward, ColinP39
329Watts, AlisonP33
330Wei, XiaoP97
331Weinstein, JonathanP20, C20
332Wiczer, DavidP73, C73
333Wolf, ChristophP42
334Woodward, KyleP5, C5
335Woutersen, TiemenP2
336Xia, Fan DoraP66
337Xiao, RuliP106, C106
338Xin, YiP35
339Xu, KeP65
340Yamamura, TaikiP48
341Yang, WeiP85
342Yao, YaoP23
343Yeh, ChenP83, C83
344Yildiz, MuhametP31
345Yilmaz, KuzeyP4
346Yilmazkuday, HakanP68
347Yoldas, EmreP87
348Ytsma, ErinaP62, C62
349Yu, Pei ChengP23
350Yu, PingP17
351Yu, HaihanP59, C59
352Yue, YangP7
353Yurdagul, EmircanP1, C1
354Zambrano, AndresP51, C51
355Zamojski, MarcinP74
356Zhang, HanzheP44, C44
357Zheng, JieP51
358Zhong, WeijieP69
359Zhou, JinP35, C35
360Zinn, JesseP110, C110
361Zuazo-Garin, PeioP29, C29

 

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