RES 2012 Conference

Summary of All Sessions

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#Date/TimeLocationTypeTitlePapers
1March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Auditorium (Robinson College) contributed Econometrics I4
2March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Umney Theatre (Robinson College) contributed Asset Pricing I4
3March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Junior Common Room (Robinson College) contributed Topics In Political Economy4
4March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Music Room (Robinson College) contributed Macroeconomic Fluctuations I4
5March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Games Room (Robinson College) contributed Monetary Economics I4
6March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Linnett Room (Robinson College) contributed Systemic and Sovereign Risk3
7March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Garden Room (Robinson College) contributed Growth Theory4
8March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Auditorium Lounge (Robinson College) contributed Topics In Macroeconomics4
9March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Umney Lounge (Robinson College) contributed Corporate Finance4
10March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
TR7 (Robinson College) contributed Game Theory I3
11March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Teaching Room A (Robinson College) contributed Preferences and Choice I4
12March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
J8 (Robinson College) contributed Marriage and Divorce4
13March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
GR04 (Faculty of English) contributed Household Finance4
14March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
GR05 (Faculty of English) contributed Female Labor Supply4
15March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
GR06 (Faculty of English) contributed Policy and Labor Markets4
16March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
GR07 (Faculty of English) contributed Unemployment4
17March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Riley Auditorium (Clare College) contributed Pricing I4
18March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Elton Room (Clare College) contributed Education Policy I4
19March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Bennett Room (Clare College) contributed Peer Effects3
20March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Bowring Room (Clare College) contributed Proximity in Trade and Innovation4
21March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Glover Room (Clare College) contributed Topics In Trade I3
22March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Lecture Room 2 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Health Choices4
23March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Lecture Room 1 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Child Health In Developing Countries I3
24March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Lecture Room 3 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Experimental Economics I4
25March 26, 2012
16:00-17:30
Main Concert Hall (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Environmental Economics I4
26March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Auditorium (Robinson COllege) contributed Econometrics II4
27March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Umney Theatre (Robinson College) contributed Asset Pricing II4
28March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Junior Common Room (Robinson College) contributed International Finance4
29March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Music Room (Robinson College) contributed Consumption in Developing Countries4
30March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Games Room (Robinson College) contributed Debt and Crises3
31March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Linnett Room (Robinson College) contributed Financial Frictions in DSGE Models3
32March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Garden Room (Robinson College) contributed Macroeconomic Theory I4
33March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Auditorium Lounge (Robinson College) contributed Monetary Policy I3
34March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Umney Lounge (Robinson College) contributed Sovereign Debt3
35March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
TR7 (Robinson College) contributed Endogenous Growth4
36March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Teaching Room A (Robinson College) contributed Public Goods and Taxation4
37March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
J8 (Robinson College) contributed Institutions, Culture and Development4
38March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
GR04 (Faculty of English) contributed Fertility4
39March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
GR05 (Faculty of English) contributed Wage Inequality4
40March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
GR06 (Faculty of English) contributed Mechanisms and Contracts I4
41March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
GR07 (Faculty of English) contributed Economics of Networks3
42March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Riley Auditorium (Clare College) contributed Pricing II4
43March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Elton Room (Clare College) contributed Values, Ideology, and Policy Choices3
44March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Bennett Room (Clare College) contributed Firm Heterogeneity and International Trade4
45March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Bowring Room (Clare College) contributed Trade and Quality4
46March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Glover Room (Clare College) contributed Teacher Incentives4
47March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Lecture Room 2 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Experimental Economics II4
48March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Lecture Room 1 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Economics of Happiness I4
49March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Lecture Room 3 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Infectious Diseases: Causes, Consequences and Policy4
50March 27, 2012
9:30-11:00
Main Concert Hall (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Environmental Economics II4
51March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Auditorium (Robinson College) contributed Macroeconomic Dynamics And Asset Prices I3
52March 27, 2012
15:25-17:00
Umney Theatre (Robinson College) contributed Finance, Investment and Growth4
53March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Junior Common Room (Robinson College) contributed International Business Cycles I3
54March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Music Room (Robinson College) contributed Monetary Economics II4
55March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Games Room (Robinson College) contributed Banking3
56March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Linnett Room (Robinson College) contributed Fiscal Policy I3
57March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Garden Room (Robinson College) contributed Consumption4
58March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Auditorium Lounge (Robinson College) contributed DSGE Models4
59March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Umney Lounge (Robinson College) contributed Banking4
60March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
TR7 (Robinson College) contributed Growth Empirics4
61March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Teaching Room A (Robinson College) contributed Oil and Gasoline Prices3
62March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
J8 (Robinson College) contributed African Growth and Development4
63March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
GR04 (Faculty of English) contributed Game Theory II3
64March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
GR05 (Faculty of English) contributed Market Power and Differentiation4
65March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
GR06 (Faculty of English) contributed Mechanisms and Contracts II3
66March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
GR07 (Faculty of English) contributed Topics in Industrial Organisation4
67March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Riley Auditorium (Clare College) contributed Wage Determination I3
68March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Elton Room (Clare College) contributed Inequality and Poverty4
69March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Bennett Room (Clare College) contributed Corporate Governance4
70March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Bowring Room (Clare College) contributed Intra-Household Issues in Developing Countries4
71March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Glover Room (Clare College) contributed Pupil Effort and Performance3
72March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Lecture Room 2 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Economic Consequences of Health Status4
73March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Lecture Room 1 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Trade Policy4
74March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Lecture Room 3 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Topics In Trade II4
75March 27, 2012
15:30-17:00
Main Concert Hall (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Voting and Elections4
76March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Auditorium (Robinson College) contributed Macroeconomic Dynamics And Asset Prices II4
77March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Umney Theatre (Robinson College) contributed Econometrics III3
78March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Junior Common Room (Robinson College) contributed Monetary Policy II3
79March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Music Room (Robinson College) contributed Macroeconomic Theory II3
80March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Games Room (Robinson College) contributed Exchange Rates and Terms of Trade3
81March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Linnett Room (Robinson College) contributed Dynamic Models of Household Behavior and Labor Supply4
82March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Garden Room (Robinson College) contributed Labor Supply and Search4
83March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Auditorium Lounge (Robinson College) contributed Wage Determination II4
84March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Umney Lounge (Robinson College) contributed Topics in Growth4
85March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
TR7 (Robinson College) contributed Macroeconomic Fluctuations II4
86March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Teaching Room A (Robinson College) contributed Knowledge Diffusion and IPRs3
87March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
J8 (Robinson College) contributed Admission Policies in Education3
88March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
GR04 (Faculty of English) contributed Financial Regulation4
89March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
GR05 (Faculty of English) contributed Industry Dynamics4
90March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
GR06 (Faculty of English) contributed Productivity I4
91March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
GR07 (Faculty of English) contributed Reputation and Signalling in Markets3
92March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Riley Auditorium (Clare College) contributed Experimental Economics III3
93March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Elton Room (Clare College) contributed Mechanisms and Contracts III4
94March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Bennett Room (Clare College) contributed Compliance and Regulation4
95March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Bowring Room (Clare College) contributed Topics in Development3
96March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Glover Room (Clare College) contributed Effects on Health3
97March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Lecture Room 2 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Economics of Conflict4
98March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Lecture Room 1 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Topics In Trade III4
99March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Lecture Room 3 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Economics of Happiness II4
100March 28, 2012
9:30-11:00
Main Concert Hall (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Environmental Economics III3
101March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Auditorium (Robinson College) contributed Fiscal Policy II4
102March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Umney Theatre (Robinson College) contributed Financial Frictions and Macroeconomic Fluctuations4
103March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Junior Common Room (Robinson College) contributed International Business Cycles II4
104March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Music Room (Robinson College) contributed Labour Demand4
105March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Games Room (Robinson College) contributed Housing Markets4
106March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Linnett Room (Robinson College) contributed Aggregate Productivity4
107March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Garden Room (Robinson College) contributed Macro Models of the Labour Market4
108March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Auditorium Lounge (Robinson College) contributed Monetary Economics III4
109March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Umney Lounge (Robinson College) contributed Inequality and Risk3
110March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
TR7 (Robinson College) contributed Institutions and Labour Markets4
111March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Teaching Room A (Robinson College) contributed Topics in Growth and Development4
112March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
J8 (Robinson College) contributed Foreign Aid4
113March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
GR04 (Faculty of English) contributed Tax Competition4
114March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
GR05 (Faculty of English) contributed Taxation4
115March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
GR06 (Faculty of English) contributed Mechanisms and Contracts IV4
116March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
GR07 (Faculty of English) contributed Preferences and Choice II4
117March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Riley Auditorium (Clare College) contributed Patents and Innovation4
118March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Elton Room (Clare College) contributed Productivity II3
119March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Bennett Room (Clare College) contributed Education Policy II4
120March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Bowring Room (Clare College) contributed School Performance3
121March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Glover Room (Clare College) contributed Economics of Crime3
122March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Lecture Room 2 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Productivity in Developing and Emerging Countries4
123March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Lecture Room 1 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Trade Flows4
124March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Lecture Room 3 (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Health Policy3
125March 28, 2012
15:30-17:00
Main Concert Hall (West Road Concert Hall) contributed Political Regimes3
 

125 sessions, 463 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers


 

RES 2012 Conference

Complete List of All Sessions


  Session 1: Econometrics I

Session Chair: Jinhyun Lee, University of St Andrews
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Auditorium (Robinson College)
 

Spatial Decentralization and Program Evaluation: Theory and an Example
By Mark Pitt; Brown University
Nidhiya Menon; Brandeis University
   Presented by: Nidhiya Menon, Brandeis University
 

Population Average Gender Effects
By Tymon Sloczynski; Warsaw School of Economics
   Presented by: Tymon Sloczynski, Warsaw School of Economics
 

Heaping-Induced Bias in Regression-Discontinuity Designs
By Alan Barreca; Tulane University
Jason Lindo; University of Oregon
Glen Waddell; University of Oregon
   Presented by: Glen Waddell, University of Oregon
 

Falsifiability of economic assumptions under partial identification
By Jinhyun Lee; University of St Andrews
   Presented by: Jinhyun Lee, University of St Andrews

  Session 2: Asset Pricing I

Session Chair: Michael Bauer, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Umney Theatre (Robinson College)
 

A Structural Model of Short-Term Reversals
By Matti Suominen; Aalto University School of Economics
   Presented by: Matti Suominen, Aalto University School of Economics
 

Can Equity Volatility Explain the Global Loan Pricing Puzzle?
By Pinar Uysal; EPFL
Lewis Gaul; Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
   Presented by: Pinar Uysal, EPFL
 

Stock Returns Memories: a "Stardust" Memory?
By Julien Fouquau; Rouen Business School
Philippe Spieser; ESCP Europe
   Presented by: Julien Fouquau, Rouen Business School
 

Unbiased Estimation of Dynamic Term Structure Models
By Michael Bauer; Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Glenn Rudebusch; Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Jing Cynthia Wu; The University of Chicago
   Presented by: Michael Bauer, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

  Session 3: Topics In Political Economy

Session Chair: Ioana Petrescu, University of Maryland
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Junior Common Room (Robinson College)
 

Decentralization, Collusion and Coalmine Deaths in China
By Ruixue Jia; Stockholm University
   Presented by: Ruixue Jia, Stockholm University
 

Conflict and Mobility: Resource Sharing among Groups
By Sourav Bhattacharya; University of Pittsburgh
Joyee Deb; New York University
Tapas Kundu; International Peace Research Institute, Oslo
   Presented by: Tapas Kundu, International Peace Research Institute, Oslo
 

The effect of mafia on public transfers
By Guglielmo Barone; Bank of Italy
Gaia Narciso; Trinity College Dublin
   Presented by: Gaia Narciso, Trinity College Dublin
 

Black Markets and Economic Sanctions
By Ioana Petrescu; University of Maryland
   Presented by: Ioana Petrescu, University of Maryland

  Session 4: Macroeconomic Fluctuations I

Session Chair: Paolo Bonomolo, University of Pavia
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Music Room (Robinson College)
 

Policy Change and Learning in the RBC Model
By Kaushik Mitra; University of St. Andrews
   Presented by: Kaushik Mitra, University of St. Andrews
 

Organizational Dynamics and Aggregate Fluctuations: The Role of Financial Relationship
By Keisuke Otsu; University of Kent
Masashi Saito; Bank of Japan
   Presented by: Keisuke Otsu, University of Kent
 

Expectations and Business Cycles: the Role of Monetary Policy
By Michael Rousakis; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Michael Rousakis, University of Warwick
 

Rational Sunspots and Drifting Parameters
By Guido Ascari; Universita degli Studi di Pavia
Paolo Bonomolo; University of Pavia
   Presented by: Paolo Bonomolo, University of Pavia

  Session 5: Monetary Economics I

Session Chair: Efrem Castelnuovo, University of Padova
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Games Room (Robinson College)
 

Household inflation expectations in the UK: exploiting the cross-sectional dimension
By Alina Barnett; Bank of England
Haroon Mumtaz; Bank of England
Matthias Paustian; Bank of England
Silvia Pezzini; Bank of England
   Presented by: Alina Barnett, Bank of England
 

International evidence on inflation expectations during Sustained Off-Target Inflation (SOTI) episodes
[slides]
By Matthew Corder; Bank of England
Daniel Eckloff; University of Bath
   Presented by: Matthew Corder, Bank of England
 

Testing for the degree of commitment via set-identification
By Laura Coroneo; University of Manchester
Valentina Corradi; University of Warwick
Paulo Santos Monteiro; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Laura Coroneo, University of Manchester
 

Monetary Policy Neutrality? Sign Restrictions Go to MonteCarlo
By Efrem Castelnuovo; University of Padova
   Presented by: Efrem Castelnuovo, University of Padova

  Session 6: Systemic and Sovereign Risk

Session Chair: Xin Zhang, VU University Amsterdam
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Linnett Room (Robinson College)
 

Systemic Risk and International Mutual Funds
[slides]
By Huanhuan Zheng; The University of York, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
   Presented by: Huanhuan Zheng, The University of York, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Transmission of Sovereign Risk in the Euro Crisis
By Filippo Brutti; University of Zurich
   Presented by: Filippo Brutti, University of Zurich
 

Conditional Probabilities and Contagion Measures for Euro Area Sovereign Default Risk
By Xin Zhang; VU University Amsterdam
Bernd Schwaab; European Central Bank
Andre Lucas; VU University Amsterdam
   Presented by: Xin Zhang, VU University Amsterdam

  Session 7: Growth Theory

Session Chair: Alessandra Pelloni, University of Rome
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Garden Room (Robinson College)
 

Knowledge and Growth in the Very Long Run
By Holger Strulik; University of Hannover
   Presented by: Holger Strulik, University of Hannover
 

Long-Term Growth and Persistence with Endogenous Depreciation: Theory and Evidence
By Ilaski Barañano; Universidad del País Vasco
Diego Romero-Ávila; Pablo de Olavide University
   Presented by: Diego Romero-Ávila, Pablo de Olavide University
 

`Love of Wealth' and Economic Growth
By Günther REHME; Technische Universität Darmstadt
   Presented by: Günther REHME, Technische Universität Darmstadt
 

Productivity Growth and Volatility: How Important are Wage and Price Rigidities?
By Alessandra Pelloni; University of Rome
   Presented by: Alessandra Pelloni, University of Rome

  Session 8: Topics In Macroeconomics

Session Chair: Abhinay Muthoo, University of Warwick
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Auditorium Lounge (Robinson College)
 

Actively Learning by Pricing: A Model of an Experimenting Seller
By Tim Willems; University of Amsterdam
   Presented by: Tim Willems, University of Amsterdam
 

Do credit market imperfections justify a central bank’s response to asset price fluctuations?
By Kengo Nutahara; Senshu University
   Presented by: Kengo Nutahara, Senshu University
 

Incomplete Pass-Through in a Model of Retailers - Wholesalers Relationships
By Mirko Abbritti; Universidad de Navarra
   Presented by: Mirko Abbritti, Universidad de Navarra
 

Ex-Ante Price Commitment with Renegotiation in a Dynamic Market
By Abhinay Muthoo; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Abhinay Muthoo, University of Warwick

  Session 9: Corporate Finance

Session Chair: Nina YIN, Toulouse School of Economics
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Umney Lounge (Robinson College)
 

The Role of Agency Costs in Financial Conglomeration
By Sylvain Bourjade; Toulouse Business School
Ibolya Schindele; BI Norwegian Business School
   Presented by: Ibolya Schindele, BI Norwegian Business School
 

Managerial Decision Making under Uncertainty: the case of Twenty20 cricket
By Abhinav Sacheti; University of Nottingham
Ian Gregory-Smith; University of Edinburgh
David Paton; Nottingham University Business School
   Presented by: Abhinav Sacheti, University of Nottingham
 

Venture Capital, Patents and Innovation
By Roberta Dessi; Toulouse School of Economics
Nina YIN; Toulouse School of Economics
   Presented by: Nina YIN, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Taking a Bath while Receiving the Baton - An Empirical Analysis of CEO Behavior during Turnovers in Banks
By Sven Bornemann; University of Münster
Thomas Kick; Deutsche Bundesbank
Andreas Pfingsten; University of Muenster
Andrea Schertler; Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
   Presented by: Andrea Schertler, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel

  Session 10: Game Theory I

Session Chair: Tarun Sabarwal, University of Kansas
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: TR7 (Robinson College)
 

Communication and Commitment in Contests
By Oliver Guertler; University of Cologne
Qiang Fu; National University of Singapore
Johannes Munster; Free University of Berlin
   Presented by: Oliver Guertler, University of Cologne
 

Unmediated and Mediated Communication Equilibria of Battle of the Sexes with Incomplete Information
By Chirantan Ganguly; Queen's University Belfast
   Presented by: Chirantan Ganguly, Queen's University Belfast
 

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

  Session 11: Preferences and Choice I

Session Chair: Pei-Ju Liao, Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Teaching Room A (Robinson College)
 

Stochastic Dominance and Nonparametric Comparative Revealed Risk Aversion
By Jan Heufer; TU Dortmund University
   Presented by: Jan Heufer, TU Dortmund University
 

MIRROR UTILITY FUNCTIONS AND REFLEXION PROPERTIES OF VARIOUS CLASSES OF GOODS}
By Keith Moffatt; University of Cambridge
Peter Moffatt; University of East Anglia
   Presented by: Keith Moffatt, University of Cambridge
 

Modelling Illegal Drug Participation
By Sarah Brown; University of Sheffield
Mark Harris; Monash University
Preety Srivastava; Monash university
   Presented by: Sarah Brown, University of Sheffield
 

Revisiting Private Health Insurance and Precautionary Saving - A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis
By Minchung Hsu; National Grad Institute Policy Studies
Pei-Ju Liao; Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica
Chang-Ching Lin; Academia Sinica
   Presented by: Pei-Ju Liao, Institute of Economics, Academia Sinica

  Session 12: Marriage and Divorce

Session Chair: Georgi Kocharkov, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: J8 (Robinson College)
 

Why Not Settle Down Already? A Quantitative Analysis of the Delay in Marriage
By Cezar Santos; University of Pennsylvania
David Weiss; University of Pennsylvania
   Presented by: Cezar Santos, University of Pennsylvania
 

Fecundity Differentials and Child Custody
By Eva Garcia-Moran; European University Institute
   Presented by: Eva Garcia-Moran, European University Institute
 

Matching with a handicap: the case of smoking in the marriage market
By Pierre-Andre Chiappori; Columbia University
Sonia Oreffice; Universidad de Alicante
Climent Quintana-Domeque; Universitat d'Alacant
   Presented by: Sonia Oreffice, Universidad de Alicante
 

Abortions and Inequality
By Georgi Kocharkov; Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
   Presented by: Georgi Kocharkov, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

  Session 13: Household Finance

Session Chair: Philippe Bracke, London School of Economics
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: GR04 (Faculty of English)
 

Subjective Stock Market Return Expectations, Information and Stock Market Participation: Evidence from France
[slides]
By Hector Calvo Pardo; University of Southampton
   Presented by: Hector Calvo Pardo, University of Southampton
 

HOUSEHOLD PORTFOLIOS AND RISK BEARING OVER AGE AND TIME
By Alessandro Bucciol; University of Verona
Raffaele Miniaci; University of Brescia
   Presented by: Raffaele Miniaci, University of Brescia
 

Cognitive ageing and risk attitude
By Eric Bonsang; Maastricht University
Thomas Dohmen; ROA
   Presented by: Eric Bonsang, Maastricht University
 

Homeownership and Entrepreneurship
[slides]
By Philippe Bracke; London School of Economics
Christian Hilber; London School of Economics
Olmo Silva; Dept. of Geography and Environment
   Presented by: Philippe Bracke, London School of Economics

  Session 14: Female Labor Supply

Session Chair: Natalia Kolesnikova, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: GR05 (Faculty of English)
 

The long-term effects of in-work benefits in a life-cycle model for policy evaluation
By Richard Blundell; UCL
Monica Costa Dias; IFS
Costas Meghir; Yale
Jonathan Shaw; Institute for Fiscal Studies
   Presented by: Jonathan Shaw, Institute for Fiscal Studies
 

With Strings Attached: Grandparent-Provided Child Care, Fertility, and Female Labor Market Outcomes
By Zoe Kuehn; Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Eva Garcia-Moran; European University Institute
   Presented by: Zoe Kuehn, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
 

Maternity and labour market outcomes: Short and Long Term Effects
By Agar Brugiavini; Università Ca’ Foscari di Venezia
Giacomo Pasini; Venice University
Elisabetta Trevisan; University of Padua
   Presented by: Elisabetta Trevisan, University of Padua
 

Why Do So Few Women Work in New York (And So Many in Minneapolis)? Labor Supply of Married Women across U.S. Cities
By Natalia Kolesnikova; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
   Presented by: Natalia Kolesnikova, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

  Session 15: Policy and Labor Markets

Session Chair: Nadja Dwenger, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: GR06 (Faculty of English)
 

Who Pays for Occupational Pensions?
By Ola Vestad; Frisch Centre
   Presented by: Ola Vestad, Frisch Centre
 

Is contracting-out intensified placement services more effective than in-house production? Evidence from a randomized field experiment
By Gerhard Krug; Institute for Employment Research
Gesine Stephan; Institute for Employment Research
   Presented by: Gesine Stephan, Institute for Employment Research
 

Minimum Wages and Black-White Employment Difference: Is It About Skills Gaps?
By Yusuf Baskaya; Central Bank of Turkey
   Presented by: Yusuf Baskaya, Central Bank of Turkey
 

Sharing the burden: Empirical evidence on corporate tax incidence
By Nadja Dwenger; Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
Pia Rattenhuber; German Institute for Economic Research (DIW) Berlin
Viktor Steiner; Free University of Berlin
   Presented by: Nadja Dwenger, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance

  Session 16: Unemployment

Session Chair: Steffen Kuenn, IZA
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: GR07 (Faculty of English)
 

How Do the Unemployed Search for a Job? – Evidence from the EU Labour Force Survey
By Ronald Bachmann; RWI
Daniel Baumgarten; RWI
   Presented by: Ronald Bachmann, RWI
 

Unemployment risk over the life cycle under flexible and non -flexible contracts
By Carolina Fugazza; CeRP-Collegio Carlo Alberto
   Presented by: Carolina Fugazza, CeRP-Collegio Carlo Alberto
 

Unemployment Duration and sport participation: evidence from Germany
By Charlotte Cabane; Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne
   Presented by: Charlotte Cabane, Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne
 

Marginal Employment, Unemployment Duration and Job Match Qualitiy
By Steffen Kuenn; IZA
Marco Caliendo; University of Potsdam
Arne Uhlendorff; University of Mannheim
   Presented by: Steffen Kuenn, IZA

  Session 17: Pricing I

Session Chair: Andrew Rhodes, University of Oxford
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Riley Auditorium (Clare College)
 

Dynamic Interaction between Markets for Leasing and Selling Automobiles
By Thanasis Andrikopoulos; AUEB
   Presented by: Thanasis Andrikopoulos, AUEB
 

Service Refusal in Regulated Markets for Credence Goods
By Maarten Janssen; University of Vienna
Alexei Parakhonyak; State University Higher School of Economics
   Presented by: Alexei Parakhonyak, State University Higher School of Economics
 

Brokers' ’Compensation in the Manhattan Residential Rental Market
By Heski Bar-Isaac; NYU
Alessandro Gavazza; New York University
   Presented by: Heski Bar-Isaac, NYU
 

History-based price discrimination in markets with switching costs: who gains and who loses?
By Andrew Rhodes; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Andrew Rhodes, University of Oxford

  Session 18: Education Policy I

Session Chair: Jonathan James, European University Institute
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Elton Room (Clare College)
 

The E ffect of Financial Aid and Tax Policies on Educational Choices
By Martino Tasso; Bank of Italy
   Presented by: Martino Tasso, Bank of Italy
 

Access all areas? The impact of fees and background on student demand for postgraduate higher education in the UK
By Philip Wales; London School of Economics
   Presented by: Philip Wales, London School of Economics
 

REFORM-BASED EVIDENCE OF PUPIL, FAMILY, SCHOOL AND EDUCATION AUTHORITY EFFECTS ON TEST SCORES
By Arnaud Chevalier; Royal holloway, University of London
Paul Bingley; SFI, Copenhagen
Vibeke Jensen; The Danish National Center For Social Research
   Presented by: Arnaud Chevalier, Royal holloway, University of London
 

Peer Effects and Free School Meals
By Jonathan James; European University Institute
   Presented by: Jonathan James, European University Institute

  Session 19: Peer Effects

Session Chair: Tarun Jain, Indian School of Business
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Bennett Room (Clare College)
 

CLASS ASSIGNMENT AND PEER GROUP EFFECTS:
By Martin Foureaux Koppensteiner; University of Leicester
   Presented by: Martin Foureaux Koppensteiner, University of Leicester
 

Peer Effects and Academic Achievement: Regression Discontinuity Approach
[slides]
By Arna Vardardottir; Stockholm School of Economics
   Presented by: Arna Vardardottir, Stockholm School of Economics
 

Formal versus informal peers: Evidence from the random assignment of business school peers
By Tarun Jain; Indian School of Business
Mudit Kapoor; Indian School of Business
   Presented by: Tarun Jain, Indian School of Business

  Session 20: Proximity in Trade and Innovation

Session Chair: Stefano Usai, CRENoS, University of Cagliari
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Bowring Room (Clare College)
 

Spillovers, Absorptive Capacity and Agglomeration
By Sergey Lychagin; Central European University
   Presented by: Sergey Lychagin, Central European University
 

Is Agglomeration a Free Lunch for New Exporters? Evidence from Chile
By Youngho Kang; Samsung Economic Research Institute
   Presented by: Youngho Kang, Samsung Economic Research Institute
 

What Drives the Urban Wage Premium? Evidence along the Wage Distribution
By Alessia Matano; University of Barcelona
Paolo Naticchioni; University of Cassino
   Presented by: Alessia Matano, University of Barcelona
 

PROXIMITY, NETWORKS AND KNOWLEDGE PRODUCTION IN EUROPE
By Emanuela Marrocu; Università di Cagliari (Italy) and CRENoS
Raffaele Paci; University of Cagliari
Stefano Usai; CRENoS, University of Cagliari
   Presented by: Stefano Usai, CRENoS, University of Cagliari

  Session 21: Topics In Trade I

Session Chair: Giammario Impullitti, Cambridge University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Glover Room (Clare College)
 

Offshoring and Relative Labor Demand from a Task Perspective
By Jan Hogrefe; Centre for European Economic Research
   Presented by: Jan Hogrefe, Centre for European Economic Research
 

Offshoring and Specialisation: Are Industries Moving Abroad?
By Ioannis Bournakis; Middlesex Business School
Michela Vecchi; Middlesex University Business School
Francesco Venturini; University of Perugia
   Presented by: Francesco Venturini, University of Perugia
 

Wage Inequality, Firm Dynamics, and International Trade
By Gabriel Felbermayr; Ifo Institut for Economic Research at the University of Munich
Giammario Impullitti; Cambridge University
Julien Prat; IAE-CSIC
   Presented by: Giammario Impullitti, Cambridge University

  Session 22: Health Choices

Session Chair: Bansi Malde, Institute for Fiscal Studies
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Lecture Room 2 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

The role of culture in smoking behavior: evidence from British immigrants in Australia, South Africa, and the US
By Rebekka Christopoulou; Cornell University
Dean Lillard; Cornell University
   Presented by: Rebekka Christopoulou, Cornell University
 

Lower Bound Estimates of Price Elasticities of Pharmaceutical Consumption
By Ana Tur-Prats; UCL - UPF
Jaume Puig-Junoy; University Pompeu Fabra
Marcos Vera-Hernandez; University College London
   Presented by: Ana Tur-Prats, UCL - UPF
 

Specification of financial incentives for quality in NHS health care contracts: an empirical investigation
By Eleonora Fichera; University of Manchester
Hugh Gravelle; University of York
Mario Pezzino; University of Manchester
Matt Sutton; University of Manchester
   Presented by: Mario Pezzino, University of Manchester
 

How do households respond to health information? Evidence from a randomised experiment in Malawi
By Emla Fitzsimmon; Institute for Fiscal Studies
Bansi Malde; Institute for Fiscal Studies
Alice Mesnard; Institute for Fiscal Studies
Marcos Vera-Hernandez; University College London
   Presented by: Bansi Malde, Institute for Fiscal Studies

  Session 23: Child Health In Developing Countries I

Session Chair: Ashish Singh, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Lecture Room 1 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Ex ante Forecasting of the Distributional Effects of a Conditional Cash Transfer Program on Child Health in Nicaragua
By Ranjeeta Thomas; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Ranjeeta Thomas, University of Oxford
 

Testing Insurance Against Illness under Health State Dependent Utility Function: The Case of Impoverished Households
By Aida Galiano; University of Zaragoza
Marcos Vera-Hernandez; University College London
   Presented by: Marcos Vera-Hernandez, University College London
 

Gender Based Within-Household Inequality in Immunization Status of Children: Some Evidence from South Asian Countries
By Ashish Singh; Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research
   Presented by: Ashish Singh, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research

  Session 24: Experimental Economics I

Session Chair: Alex Possajennikov, University of Nottingham
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Lecture Room 3 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Group Outcomes and Reciprocity
By Christos Ioannou; University of Southampton
   Presented by: Christos Ioannou, University of Southampton
 

ENTREPRENEURS UNDER UNCERTAINTY:AN ECONOMIC FIELD EXPERIMENT
By Hakan Holm; Lund University
   Presented by: Hakan Holm, Lund University
 

Ethnic heterogeneity, cooperation, and anti-social punishment.
By Marco Faillo; Department of Economics
Daniela Grieco; Bocconi University
Luca Zarri; University of Verona
   Presented by: Daniela Grieco, Bocconi University
 

Belief Formation in a Signaling Game without Common Prior: An Experiment
By Alex Possajennikov; University of Nottingham
   Presented by: Alex Possajennikov, University of Nottingham

  Session 25: Environmental Economics I

Session Chair: Yu-Fu Chen, University of Dundee
Session type: contributed
Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Main Concert Hall (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Emission Tax or Standard? The role of productivity dispersion
By Zhe Li; Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Shouyong Shi; University of Toronto
   Presented by: Zhe Li, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
 

Environmental Quality, Growth and Optimal Policy: The Role of Endogenous Subjective Discounting
By Eugenia Vella; Athens University of Economics and Business
Evangelos Dioikitopoulos; Brunel University London
Sarantis Kalyvitis; Athens Univ. of Economics and Business,
   Presented by: Eugenia Vella, Athens University of Economics and Business
 

On the Structure of Cities: Emergence of Residential and Industrial Areas under Environmental Policy
By Efthymia Kyriakopoulou; University of Gothenburg
Anastasios Xepapadeas; Athens University of Economics and Busin
   Presented by: Efthymia Kyriakopoulou, University of Gothenburg
 

Cumulative CO2 Emissions and Optimal Climate Policies
By Yu-Fu Chen; University of Dundee
Michael Funke; University of Hamburg
Nicole Glanemann; University of Hamburg
   Presented by: Yu-Fu Chen, University of Dundee

  Session 26: Econometrics II

Session Chair: Chih Ming Tan, Clarks University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Auditorium (Robinson COllege)
 

Inference on stochastic time varying coefficient models [and some extensions]
By Liudas Giraitis; Queen Mary University
George Kapetanios; Queen Mary, University of London
Tony Yates; Bank of England
   Presented by: Tony Yates, Bank of England
 

A Kernel Based Bootstrap Method for Dependent processes
By Paulo Parente; University of Exeter
Richard Smith; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Paulo Parente, University of Exeter
 

Econometric Inference in the Vicinity of Unity
By Tassos Magdalinos; University of Southampton
Peter Phillips; Yale University
   Presented by: Tassos Magdalinos, University of Southampton
 

Structural Threshold Regression
By Andros Kourtellos; University of Cyprus
Thanasis Stengos; University of Guelph
Chih Ming Tan; Clark University
   Presented by: Chih Ming Tan, Clarks University

  Session 27: Asset Pricing II

Session Chair: Victoria Galsband, Deutsche Bundesbank
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Umney Theatre (Robinson College)
 

Exploratory Trading
By Adam Clark-Joseph; Harvard University
   Presented by: Adam Clark-Joseph, Harvard University
 

Single-bank proprietary platforms
By Jonathan Cave; University of Warwick
Luca Gelsomini; IESEG School of Management (CNRS-LEM)
   Presented by: Luca Gelsomini, IESEG School of Management (CNRS-LEM)
 

Price discovery on common and preferred shares across multiple markets
By Marcelo Fernandes; Queen Mary, University of London
Cristina Mabel Scherrer; Queen Mary University of London
   Presented by: Cristina Mabel Scherrer, Queen Mary University of London
 

Downside risk of international stock returns
By Victoria Galsband; Deutsche Bundesbank
   Presented by: Victoria Galsband, Deutsche Bundesbank

  Session 28: International Finance

Session Chair: Alexander Popov, European Central Bank
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Junior Common Room (Robinson College)
 

Optimal Degree of Foreign Ownership Under Uncertainty
By Cagatay Bircan; University of Michigan
   Presented by: Cagatay Bircan, University of Michigan
 

The role of MNEs' Financial Advantage in Shaping FDI: Empirical Evidence on Some Paradoxical Implications
By Rodolphe Desbordes; University of Strathclyde
Shang-Jin Wei; Columbia University
   Presented by: Rodolphe Desbordes, University of Strathclyde
 

Market Familiarity and the Location of South and North MNEs
By Celine Azemar; University of Glasgow
Julia Darby; University of Strathclyde
Rodolphe Desbordes; University of Strathclyde
Ian Wooton; Univ. of Strathclyde
   Presented by: Julia Darby, University of Strathclyde
 

Financial Openness and Output Fluctuations: Business Cycle Volatility or Disaster Risk?
By Alexander Popov; European Central Bank
   Presented by: Alexander Popov, European Central Bank

  Session 29: Consumption in Developing Countries

Session Chair: Alexander M. Danzer, University of Munich (LMU)
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Music Room (Robinson College)
 

Consumption and Social Identity: Evidence from India
By Nishith Prakash; Economics
Melanie Khamis; Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Zahra Siddique; IZA
   Presented by: Nishith Prakash, Economics and Humans Rights Institute
 

Group Lending or Individual Lending? Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment in Mongolia
By Orazio Attanasio; University College London
Britta Augsburg; IFS
Ralph De Haas; EBRD
Emla Fitzsimons; IFS
Heike Harmgart; EBRD
   Presented by: Ralph De Haas, EBRD
 

Do Community-Based Interventions Improve Risk Sharing? Evidence from Malawi
By Emla Fitzsimmon; Institute for Fiscal Studies
   Presented by: Emla Fitzsimmon, Institute for Fiscal Studies
 

Can anti-poverty policies reduce conspicuous consumption? Evidence from wedding expenditures in Tajikistan
By Alexander M. Danzer; University of Munich (LMU)
   Presented by: Alexander M. Danzer, University of Munich (LMU)

  Session 30: Debt and Crises

Session Chair: Giacomo Pasini, Venice University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Games Room (Robinson College)
 

Fiscal Sustainability, Default Risk and Euro Area Sovereign Bond Spreads
By Vladimir Borgy; Banque de France
Thomas Laubach; Goethe University Frankfurt
Jean-Stéphane Mesonnier; Banque de France
Jean-Paul RENNE; Banque de France
   Presented by: Jean-Stéphane Mesonnier, Banque de France
 

International banks insolvency and Ricardian rent from Texas to Norway
By Alfredo Garcia; Economic Research Institute
Luis Nicolini-LLosa; Buenos Aires University
   Presented by: Alfredo Garcia, Economic Research Institute
 

Household Debt and Social Interactions
By Dimitris Georgarakos; Goethe University Frankfurt
Michael Haliassos; Goethe University Frankfurt
Giacomo Pasini; Venice University
   Presented by: Giacomo Pasini, Venice University

  Session 31: Financial Frictions in DSGE Models

Session Chair: Dominic Quint, Free University Berlin
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Linnett Room (Robinson College)
 

Business Cycle Effects of Credit and Technology Shocks in a DSGE Model with Firm Defaults
By TengTeng Xu; Bank of Canada
Hashem Pesaran; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: TengTeng Xu, Bank of Canada
 

News and Financial Intermediation in Aggregate Fluctuations
By Christoph Gortz; University of Nottingham
John Tsoukalas; University of Glasgow
   Presented by: Christoph Gortz, University of Nottingham
 

Monetary and Macroprudential Policy in an Estimated DSGE Model of the Euro Area
By Dominic Quint; Free University Berlin
Pau Rabanal; IMF
   Presented by: Dominic Quint, Free University Berlin

  Session 32: Macroeconomic Theory I

Session Chair: Kaushik Mitra, University of St. Andrews
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Garden Room (Robinson College)
 

Animal Spirits, Financial Crises and Persistent Unemployment
[slides]
By Roger Farmer; University of California Los Angeles
   Presented by: Roger Farmer, University of California Los Angeles
 

Systemic Risk and Financial Development in a Monetary Model
By Philippe Moutot; European Central Bank
   Presented by: Philippe Moutot, European Central Bank
 

Learnability of Heterogeneous Misspecification Equilibrium
By Ryuichi Nakagawa; KANSAI UNIVERSITY
   Presented by: Ryuichi Nakagawa, KANSAI UNIVERSITY
 

Learnability of E--Stable Equilibria
By Atanas Christev; Heriot-Watt University
Sergey Slobodyan; CERGE-EI
   Presented by: Atanas Christev, Heriot-Watt University

  Session 33: Monetary Policy I

Session Chair: Arnab Bhattacharjee, University of Dundee
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Auditorium Lounge (Robinson College)
 

Realised and Optimal Monetary Policy Rules in an Estimated Markov-Switching DSGE Model of the United Kingdom
By Xiaoshan Chen; University of Glasgow
   Presented by: Xiaoshan Chen, University of Glasgow
 

The pitfalls of speed-limit interest rate rules at the zero lower bound
By Charles Brendon; Oxford University
Matthias Paustian; Bank of England
Tony Yates; Bank of England
   Presented by: Matthias Paustian, Bank of England
 

Taking Personalities out of Monetary Policy Decision Making? Heterogeneity, Interactions and Committee Decisions in the Bank of England's MPC.
By Arnab Bhattacharjee; University of Dundee
Sean Holly; Cambridge University
   Presented by: Arnab Bhattacharjee, University of Dundee

  Session 34: Sovereign Debt

Session Chair: Roberto De Santis, European Central Bank
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Umney Lounge (Robinson College)
 

A Quantitative Model of Sovereign Debt, Bailouts and Conditionality
By Fabian Fink; University of Konstanz
Almuth Scholl; University of Konstanz
   Presented by: Almuth Scholl, University of Konstanz
 

Borrowing from thy neighbour: a European perspective on sovereign debt
By Marcus Miller; University of Warwick
Neil Rankin; University of York
Lei Zhang; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Marcus Miller, University of Warwick
 

The euro area's sovereign debt crisis: Credit rating agencies and the spread of the fever from Greece, Ireland and Portugal
By Roberto De Santis; European Central Bank
   Presented by: Roberto De Santis, European Central Bank

  Session 35: Endogenous Growth

Session Chair: Kyriakos Neanidis, University of Manchester
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: TR7 (Robinson College)
 

Innovation, Speculation and Competitive Growth
By Vincenzo Denicolo; university of Leicester
Piercarlo Zanchettin; University of Leicester
   Presented by: Piercarlo Zanchettin, University of Leicester
 

Risk Aversion in a Model of Endogenous Growth
By Nicole Tabasso; University of Surrey
   Presented by: Nicole Tabasso, university of surrey
 

Endogenous growth and wave-like business fluctuations
By Mauro Bambi; University of York, U.K.
   Presented by: Mauro Bambi, University of York, U.K.
 

Optimal Taxation and Growth with Public Goods and Costly Enforcement
By Pierre-Richard Agenor; University of Manchester
Kyriakos Neanidis; University of Manchester
   Presented by: Kyriakos Neanidis, University of Manchester

  Session 36: Public Goods and Taxation

Session Chair: Alexander Matros, Lancaster University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Teaching Room A (Robinson College)
 

The distributional consequences of tax reforms under market distortions
By Konstantinos Angelopoulos; University of Glasgow
Wei Jiang; University of Glasgow
James Malley; University of Glasgow
   Presented by: Wei Jiang, University of Glasgow
 

Optimal Policy with Informal Child Care: An Efficiency Case for Sliding Scale Child Care Subsidies
By Christine Ho; Singapore Management University
   Presented by: Christine Ho, Singapore Management University
 

Mincer Equation, Power Law of Learning, and Efficient Education Policy
By Wolfram Richter; TU Dortmund University
   Presented by: Wolfram Richter, TU Dortmund University
 

All-Pay Auctions vs. Lotteries as Self-Financing Fundraising Mechanisms: Theory and Evidence
By John Duffy; University of Pittsburgh
Alexander Matros; Lancaster University
   Presented by: Alexander Matros, Lancaster University

  Session 37: Institutions, Culture and Development

Session Chair: Alexander Mihailov, University of Reading
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: J8 (Robinson College)
 

The Diffusion of Health Technologies: Cultural and Biological Divergence
By Casper Hansen; University of Southern Denmark
   Presented by: Casper Hansen, University of Southern Denmark
 

Institutions, culture and the onset of the demographic transition
By David Cuberes; University of Sheffield
Alberto Basso; Universidad de Alicante
   Presented by: David Cuberes, University of Sheffield
 

Language and Socio-Economic Structures: The Case of Culture and Gender
By Estefania Santacreu-Vasut; ESSEC Business School and THEMA
Amir Shoham; Temple University
   Presented by: Estefania Santacreu-Vasut, ESSEC Business School and THEMA
 

The Grand Experiment of Communism: Discovering the Trade-off between Equality and Efficiency
By Etienne Farvaque; Université Lille 1
Alexander Mihailov; University of Reading
Alireza Naghavi; University of Bologna
   Presented by: Alexander Mihailov, University of Reading

  Session 38: Fertility

Session Chair: Lars Lønstrup, University of Southern Denmark
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: GR04 (Faculty of English)
 

Do More-Schooled Women have Fewer Children and Delay Childbearing? Evidence from a Sample of U.S. Twins
By Vikesh Amin; Binghamton University
   Presented by: Vikesh Amin, Binghamton University
 

More Schooling, More Children: Compulsory Schooling Reforms and Fertility in Europe
By Margherita Fort; University of Bologna
Nicole Schneeweis; Johannes Kepler University Linz
Rudolf Winter-Ebmer; University of Linz
   Presented by: Rudolf Winter-Ebmer, University of Linz
 

How powerful was the Pill? Quantifying a contraceptive technology shock
By Kelly Ragan; Stockholm School of Economics
   Presented by: Kelly Ragan, Stockholm School of Economics
 

Parental education and fertility: the role of mortality in the demographic transition
By Lars Lønstrup; University of Southern Denmark
   Presented by: Lars Lønstrup, University of Southern Denmark

  Session 39: Wage Inequality

Session Chair: Theodore Koutmeridis, University of Warwick
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: GR05 (Faculty of English)
 

Flexicurity, wage dynamics and inequality over the life-cycle
By Lorenzo Cappellari; Università Cattolica
   Presented by: Lorenzo Cappellari, Università Cattolica
 

Skills, Mismatch and Inequality: Labour Market Frictions and Costly Technology
By Richard Holt; University of Edinburgh
   Presented by: Richard Holt, University of Edinburgh
 

Unconditional and Conditional Wage Polarization In Europe
By Paolo Naticchioni; University of Cassino
   Presented by: Paolo Naticchioni, University of Cassino
 

Information, Finance and Wage Inequality
By Theodore Koutmeridis; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Theodore Koutmeridis, University of Warwick

  Session 40: Mechanisms and Contracts I

Session Chair: Andrea Canidio, Central European University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: GR06 (Faculty of English)
 

Communication and Binary Decisions: Is it better to communicate?
By Frédéric Loss; Conservatoire National des Arts et Méti
Estelle Malavolti; ENAC-LEEA and Toulouse School of Economics
Thibaud VERGE; CREST-INSEE
   Presented by: Frédéric Loss, Conservatoire National des Arts et Méti
 

Competing Conventions
By Philip Neary; Royal Holloway University
   Presented by: Philip Neary, Royal Holloway University
 

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

Rewarding Idleness
By Andrea Canidio; Central European University
Thomas Gall; University of Bonn
   Presented by: Andrea Canidio, Central European University

  Session 41: Economics of Networks

Session Chair: Alireza Naghavi, University of Bologna
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: GR07 (Faculty of English)
 

Conflict Networks
By Joerg Franke; Universitaet Dortmund
Tahir Öztürk; -
   Presented by: Joerg Franke, TU Dortmund
 

Corporate Networks And Peer Effects In Firm Policies
By Manasa Patnam; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Manasa Patnam, University of Cambridge
 

Intellectual Property Rights, International Migration, and Diaspora Knowledge Networks
By Alireza Naghavi; University of Bologna
Chiara Strozzi; Department of Economics
   Presented by: Alireza Naghavi, University of Bologna

  Session 42: Pricing II

Session Chair: Ansgar Walther, University of Cambridge
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Riley Auditorium (Clare College)
 

When the baby cries at night. Uninformed and hurried buyers in non-competitive markets
By Viki Nellas; University of Bologna
   Presented by: Viki Nellas, University of Bologna
 

The impact of government advertising on the market for fruit and vegetables
By Rachel Griffith; IFS
Lars Nesheim; University College London
Martin O'Connell; Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL
   Presented by: Martin O'Connell, Institute for Fiscal Studies, UCL
 

Designing a Lottery for a Regret Averse Consumer
By Christopher Gee; Royal Holloway, University of London
   Presented by: Christopher Gee, Royal Holloway, University of London
 

Asset price manipulation with several traders
By Ansgar Walther; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Ansgar Walther, University of Cambridge

  Session 43: Values, Ideology, and Policy Choices

Session Chair: Martin Ljunge, University of Copenhagen
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Elton Room (Clare College)
 

The Evolution of Ideology, Fairness and Redistribution
By Noemi Mantovan; Bangor University
   Presented by: Noemi Mantovan, Bangor University
 

What Happens When a Woman Wins a Close Election? Evidence from Brazil
By Fernanda Brollo; Universidad de Alicante
Ugo Troiano; Harvard University
   Presented by: Fernanda Brollo, Universidad de Alicante
 

Banfield or Wilson? Evidence on Family Ties and Civic Virtues
By Martin Ljunge; University of Copenhagen
   Presented by: Martin Ljunge, University of Copenhagen

  Session 44: Firm Heterogeneity and International Trade

Session Chair: Giordano Mion, LSE
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Bennett Room (Clare College)
 

The Construction of a Low Cost Airline Network
By Kai Hueschelrath; Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)
   Presented by: Kai Hueschelrath, Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW)
 

Selection into Trade and Wage Inequality
By Thomas Sampson; LSE
   Presented by: Thomas Sampson, LSE
 

SELECTION EFFECTS WITH HETEROGENEOUS FIRMS
By Monika Mrazova; University of Surrey
Peter Neary; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Peter Neary, University of Oxford
 

Institutions and Export Dynamics
By Giordano Mion; LSE
   Presented by: Giordano Mion, LSE

  Session 45: Trade and Quality

Session Chair: Paolo Epifani, Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Bowring Room (Clare College)
 

Low-Wage Countries' Competition, Reallocation Across Firms, and the Quality Content of Exports
By Julien Martin; CREST-INSEE & Paris School of Economics
Isabelle Méjean; Ecole Polytechnique
   Presented by: Julien Martin, Université Catholique de Louvain
 

Trade in quality and income distribution: an analysis of the enlarged EU market
By Hélène Latzer; Université Catholique de Louvain
   Presented by: Hélène Latzer, Université Catholique de Louvain
 

Love for Quality, Comparative Advantage, and Trade
By Esteban Jaimovich; Collegio Carlo Alberto
   Presented by: Esteban Jaimovich, Collegio Carlo Alberto
 

Productivity, Quality and Export Behavior
By Rosario Crinò; University of Brescia
Paolo Epifani; Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi
   Presented by: Paolo Epifani, Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi

  Session 46: Teacher Incentives

Session Chair: Jane Fruehwirth, University of Cambridge
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Glover Room (Clare College)
 

Subjective Performance Evaluation in the Public Sector: Evidence From School Inspections
By Iftikhar Hussain; Sussex University
   Presented by: Iftikhar Hussain, Sussex University
 

How should we treat under-performing schools? A regression discontinuity analysis of school inspections in England
By Rebecca Allen; Institute of Education, London
Simon Burgess; University of Bristol
   Presented by: Rebecca Allen, Institute of Education, London
 

Does Higher Teacher Pay Improve Pupil Performance?:
By Peter Dolton; University of Sussex
   Presented by: Peter Dolton, University of Sussex
 

Spare the Rod? The Effect of No Child Left Behind on Failing Schools
By Jane Fruehwirth; University of Cambridge
Jeff Traczynski; University of Hawaii
   Presented by: Jane Fruehwirth, University of Cambridge

  Session 47: Experimental Economics II

Session Chair: Andrea Isoni, University of Warwick
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Lecture Room 2 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Gender, Competition and Socialization at a Young Age: Evidence from a Matrilineal and a Patriarchal Society
By Steffen Andersen; Copenhagen Business School
Seda Ertac; Koc University
Uri Gneezy; UC San Diego
John List; University of Chicago
Sandra Maximiano; Purdue University
   Presented by: Seda Ertac, Koc University
 

The effect of social fragmentation on public good provision: an experimental study
By Surajeet Chakravarty; University of Exeter
Miguel Fonseca; University of Exeter
   Presented by: Miguel Fonseca, University of Exeter
 

Gender Differences in Preferences at a Young Age: Experimental Evidence from Armenia
By Karen Khachatryan; Stockholm School of Economics
   Presented by: Karen Khachatryan, Stockholm School of Economics
 

Focal Points in Tacit Bargaining Problems: Experimental Evidence
By Andrea Isoni; University of Warwick
Anders Poulsen; University of East Anglia
Robert Sugden; University of East Anglia
Kei Tsutsui; University of East Anglia
   Presented by: Andrea Isoni, University of Warwick

  Session 48: Economics of Happiness I

Session Chair: Salmai Qari, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Lecture Room 1 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Happiness Pays: Subjective Well-Being as a Determinant of Income
By Jan-Emmanuel De Neve; London School of Economics
Andrew Oswald
   Presented by: Jan-Emmanuel De Neve, University College London & London School of Economics
 

Panel Conditioning and Subjective Well-Being: Evidence from International Panel Data and Repeated Cross-Sections
By Bert Van Landeghem; Maastricht University
   Presented by: Bert Van Landeghem, Maastricht University
 

So far so Good:Age, Sex, Happiness and Relative Income
By Felix FitzRoy; University of St. Andrews
Michael Nolan; University of Hull
Max Steinhardt; Hamburg Inst. of Int. Economics (HWWI)
David Ulph; University of St Andrews
   Presented by: Max Steinhardt, Hamburg Inst. of Int. Economics (HWWI)
 

Durable Consumption Goods and Happiness – a dynamic perspective
By Johannes Emmerling; Toulouse School of Economics
Salmai Qari; Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Pub
   Presented by: Salmai Qari, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance

  Session 49: Infectious Diseases: Causes, Consequences and Policy

Session Chair: chrysovalantis Vasilakis, Universite Catholique de louvain
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Lecture Room 3 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

The Optimal Control of Infectious Diseases via Prevention and Treatment
By Flavio Toxvaerd; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Flavio Toxvaerd, University of Cambridge
 

Optimal Treatment of an SIS Disease with Two Strains
By Selma Telalagic; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Selma Telalagic, University of Cambridge
 

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

International Migration and the Propagation of HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa
By Frederic Docquier; IRES
chrysovalantis Vasilakis; Universite Catholique de louvain
Dieudonne Tamfutu Munsi; Universite Catholique de louvain
   Presented by: chrysovalantis Vasilakis, Universite Catholique de louvain

  Session 50: Environmental Economics II

Session Chair: Linda Nøstbakken, University of Alberta
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Main Concert Hall (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Vickrey Auction with Interval Values and Bids
By Prasenjit Banerjee; University of Manchester
   Presented by: Prasenjit Banerjee, University of Manchester
 

How Unfounded Micro-Foundations Pollute Our Thinking and Possibly also the World
By Koen Vermeylen; University of Amsterdam
   Presented by: Koen Vermeylen, University of Amsterdam
 

Is there a Material Kuznets Curve for Aluminium? Evidence from Rich Countries
By Vishal Jaunky; ETH Zurich
   Presented by: Vishal Jaunky, ETH Zurich
 

Formal and informal enforcement of renewable resource use
By Linda Nøstbakken; University of Alberta
   Presented by: Linda Nøstbakken, University of Alberta

  Session 51: Macroeconomic Dynamics And Asset Prices I

Session Chair: Sergio Sola, Graduate Institute of International Studies
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Auditorium (Robinson College)
 

Asset Pricing with Concentrated Ownership of Capital
By Kevin Lansing; Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Norges Bank
   Presented by: Kevin Lansing, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Norges Bank
 

Learning, Fiscal Policy and the Yield Curve
By Arunima Sinha; Santa Clara University
   Presented by: Arunima Sinha, Santa Clara University
 

Expected Fiscal Policy and Interest Rates in Open Economy
By Sergio Sola; Graduate Institute of International Studies
   Presented by: Sergio Sola, Graduate Institute of International Studies

  Session 52: Finance, Investment and Growth

Session Chair: Mathieu Grobéty, University of Lausanne
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:25 - 17:00
Location: Umney Theatre (Robinson College)
 

Can the Precautionary Motive Explain the Chinese Corporate Savings Puzzle?
By Yi Huang; PhD Student
   Presented by: Yi Huang, PhD Student
 

What do frictions mean for Q-theory?
[slides]
By Maria Bustamante; London School of Economics
   Presented by: Maria Bustamante, London School of Economics
 

A New Test for the Presence of Capital Market Imperfections in Transition Economies
By John Tsoukalas; University of Glasgow
Serafeim Tsoukas; University of Glasgow
Alessandra Guariglia; Durham University
   Presented by: Serafeim Tsoukas, University of Glasgow
 

The Collateral Channel under Imperfect Debt Enforcement
By Mathieu Grobéty; University of Lausanne
   Presented by: Mathieu Grobéty, University of Lausanne

  Session 53: International Business Cycles I

Session Chair: Inci Gumus, Sabanci University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Junior Common Room (Robinson College)
 

World, Country, and Sectoral Factors in International Business Cycles
By Aikaterini Karadimitropoulou; University of Kent
Miguel Leon-Ledesma; University of Kent
   Presented by: Aikaterini Karadimitropoulou, University of Kent
 

Time-Separability, Wealth Effects and International Business Cycles
By Alexandre Dmitriev; University of New South Wales
Ivan Roberts; Reserve Bank of Australia
   Presented by: Alexandre Dmitriev, University of New South Wales
 

Foreign Currency Borrowing and Business Cycles in Emerging Market Economies
By Inci Gumus; Sabanci University
   Presented by: Inci Gumus, Sabanci University

  Session 54: Monetary Economics II

Session Chair: Babak Mahmoudi, Queen's University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Music Room (Robinson College)
 

Monetary Policy under Leviathan Currency Competition
By Parag Waknis; University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
   Presented by: Parag Waknis, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
 

Expectations Traps and Coordination Failures: Selecting among Multiple Discretionary Equilibria
By Richard Dennis; Australian National University
Tatiana Kirsanova; University of Glasgow
   Presented by: Tatiana Kirsanova, University of Glasgow
 

Escaping Expectations Traps: How Much Commitment is Required?
By Christoph Himmels; University of Exeter
   Presented by: Christoph Himmels, University of Exeter
 

Open-Market Operations, Distributions and Market Segmentation
By Babak Mahmoudi; Queen's University
   Presented by: Babak Mahmoudi, Queen's University

  Session 55: Banking

Session Chair: Jianfei Sun, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Games Room (Robinson College)
 

Implicit Intraday Interest Rate in the UK Unsecured Overnight Loan Market
By Marius Jurgilas; Central Bank of Norway
Filip Zikes; Imperial College London
   Presented by: Marius Jurgilas, Central Bank of Norway
 

Completeness, interconnectedness and distribution of interbank exposures - a parameterized analysis of the stability of financial networks
By Angelika Sachs; Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich
   Presented by: Angelika Sachs, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich
 

Bank Competition, Securitization and Risky Investment
By Zhe Li; Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
Jianfei Sun; Shanghai Jiao Tong University
   Presented by: Jianfei Sun, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

  Session 56: Fiscal Policy I

Session Chair: Alexander Kriwoluzky, University of Bonn
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Linnett Room (Robinson College)
 

Does Fiscal Policy Matter? Blinder and Solow Revisited
[slides]
By Dmitry Plotnikov; University Of California, Los Angeles
Roger Farmer; University of California Los Angeles
   Presented by: Dmitry Plotnikov, University Of California, Los Angeles
 

On Deficit Bias and Immigration
By Michael Ben-Gad; City University London
   Presented by: Michael Ben-Gad, City University London
 

Toward a Taylor rule for Fiscal Policy
By Martin Kliem; Deutsche Bundesbank
Alexander Kriwoluzky; University of Bonn
   Presented by: Alexander Kriwoluzky, University of Bonn

  Session 57: Consumption

Session Chair: Gabriele Amorosi, University of Kent
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Garden Room (Robinson College)
 

Wealth effects on consumption plans: French Households in the Crisis
By Frédérique Savignac; Banque de France
   Presented by: Frédérique Savignac, Banque de France
 

Consumption Smoothing during Unemployment
By Jonas Kolsrud; Uppsala University
   Presented by: Jonas Kolsrud, Uppsala University
 

Can Tax Rebates Stimulate Consumption Spending in a Life-Cycle Model?
By Valentina Michelangeli; Congressional Budget Office
   Presented by: Valentina Michelangeli, Congressional Budget Office
 

Income distribution, household heterogeneity and consumption insurance in the UK: a mixture model approach.
By Gabriele Amorosi; University of Kent
Amanda Gosling; Univ. of Kent
Miguel Leon-Ledesma; University of Kent
   Presented by: Gabriele Amorosi, University of Kent

  Session 58: DSGE Models

Session Chair: Johannes Pfeifer, University of Bonn
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Auditorium Lounge (Robinson College)
 

The Competition Effect in Business Cycles
By Vivien Lewis; Ghent University
Arnoud Stevens; Universiteit Gent
   Presented by: Arnoud Stevens, Universiteit Gent
 

A Regularization Approach to the Minimum Distance Estimation : Application to Structural Macroeconomic Estimation Using IRFs
By Senay SOKULLU; University of Bristol
   Presented by: Senay SOKULLU, University of Bristol
 

Performance Pay and Shifts in Macroeconomic Correlations
By Francesco Nucci; Università di Roma La Sapienza
Marianna Riggi; Bank of Italy
   Presented by: Francesco Nucci, Università di Roma La Sapienza
 

Policy Risk and the Business Cycle
By Benjamin Born; Ifo Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich
Johannes Pfeifer; University of Bonn
   Presented by: Johannes Pfeifer, University of Bonn

  Session 59: Banking

Session Chair: Nikolaos Mylonidis, University of Ioannina
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Umney Lounge (Robinson College)
 

Relationship lending in a financial turmoil
By Enrico Sette; Bank of Italy
   Presented by: Enrico Sette, Bank of Italy
 

How do banks respond to increased funding uncertainty?
By Robert Ritz; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Robert Ritz, University of Cambridge
 

Banks and Mimics: Regulation, Supervision and Innovation
By Andrew Powell; Inter American Development Bank
Antonia Maier; University of Warwick
Marcus Miller; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Andrew Powell, Inter American Development Bank
 

The risk-taking channel of monetary policy in the USA: Evidence from micro-level data
[slides]
By Manthos Delis; Cass Business School, City University
Iftekhar Hasan; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Nikolaos Mylonidis; University of Ioannina
   Presented by: Nikolaos Mylonidis, University of Ioannina

  Session 60: Growth Empirics

Session Chair: Antonio Afonso, ISEG and ECB
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: TR7 (Robinson College)
 

Specification Search for Growth Model: A Dynamic Space- Time Framework
By Monalisa Sen; University of Illinois at UC
   Presented by: Monalisa Sen, University of Illinois at UC
 

A Curse or a Blessing? Natural Resources in a Multiple Growth Regimes Analysis.
By Maty KONTE
   Presented by: Maty KONTE,
 

Evaluating EU Regional Policy: Many Empirical Specifications, One (Unpleasant) Result
By Timo Mitze; RWI Essen
   Presented by: Timo Mitze, RWI Essen
 

Growth and Productivity: the role of Government Debt
By Antonio Afonso; ISEG and ECB
   Presented by: Antonio Afonso, ISEG and ECB

  Session 61: Oil and Gasoline Prices

Session Chair: Erwan Gautier, Université de Nantes
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Teaching Room A (Robinson College)
 

Speculation in the Oil Market
By Luciana Juvenal; Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis
Ivan Petrella; Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
   Presented by: Luciana Juvenal, Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis
 

Stationarity Changes in Long-Run Fossil Resource Prices: Evidence from Persistence Break Testing
By Aleksandar Zaklan; DIW Berlin/TU Berlin
   Presented by: Aleksandar Zaklan, DIW Berlin/TU Berlin
 

The Dynamics of Gasoline Prices: Evidence from Daily French Micro Data
By Erwan Gautier; Université de Nantes
Ronan LE SAOUT; ENSAE
   Presented by: Erwan Gautier, Université de Nantes

  Session 62: African Growth and Development

Session Chair: Marc Sangnier, Paris School of Economics
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: J8 (Robinson College)
 

How deep are the roots of Africa's underdevelopment? On the causes of the African slave trade.
By Luis Angeles; University of Glasgow
   Presented by: Luis Angeles, University of Glasgow
 

Is there a long-term e¤ect of Africa's slave trades?
By Margherita Bottero; Bank of Italy
Björn Wallace; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Margherita Bottero, Bank of Italy
 

Price Distortions and Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
By Markus Bruckner; University of Adelaide
   Presented by: Markus Bruckner, University of Adelaide
 

Evidence from Africa on the dynamics of civil conflicts and beliefs
By Marc Sangnier; Paris School of Economics
Yanos Zylberberg; CREI
   Presented by: Marc Sangnier, Paris School of Economics

  Session 63: Game Theory II

Session Chair: Florian Baumann, Eberhard Karls University Tübingen
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: GR04 (Faculty of English)
 

Persuasion and Stubbornness in a Dynamic Trading Game
By Christopher Wallace; University of Leicester
Peter Eso; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Christopher Wallace, University of Leicester
 

Ambiguity and Accident Law
By Surajeet Chakravarty; University of Exeter
David Kelsey; University of Exeter
   Presented by: Surajeet Chakravarty, University of Exeter
 

Punitive damages in oligopolistic markets
By Florian Baumann; Eberhard Karls University Tübingen
Tim Friehe; University of Konstanz
   Presented by: Florian Baumann, Eberhard Karls University Tübingen

  Session 64: Market Power and Differentiation

Session Chair: Felix Tintelnot, The Pennsylvania State University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: GR05 (Faculty of English)
 

On Goods and Premises
By Renaud Foucart; Université Libre de Bruxelles
   Presented by: Renaud Foucart, Université Libre de Bruxelles
 

Monopolistic Competition: Beyond the CES
By Evgeny Zhelobodko; Novosibirsk State University
Sergey Kokovin; Novosibirsk State University
Mathieu Parenti; Paris School of Economics - Université
Jacques-François Thisse; Université catholique de Louvain
   Presented by: Mathieu Parenti, Paris School of Economics - Université Paris 1
 

Buyers Reporting a Cartel
By Michalis Zaouras; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Michalis Zaouras, University of Warwick
 

Borders, Geography, and Oligopoly: Evidence from the Wind Turbine Industry
By Kerem Cosar; University of Chicago
Paul Grieco; Pennsylvania State University
Felix Tintelnot; The Pennsylvania State University
   Presented by: Felix Tintelnot, The Pennsylvania State University

  Session 65: Mechanisms and Contracts II

Session Chair: Andre Veiga, Toulouse
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: GR06 (Faculty of English)
 

Two Stage Auction Design for Complex Assets: The Value of Competitive Feedback
By Daniel Quigley; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Daniel Quigley, University of Cambridge
 

Optimal Certification Design
By Sergei Kovbasyuk; EIEF Rome
   Presented by: Sergei Kovbasyuk, EIEF Rome
 

Multidimensional Heterogeneity and Platform Design
By Andre Veiga; Toulouse
E. Weyl; University of Chicago
   Presented by: Andre Veiga, Toulouse

  Session 66: Topics in Industrial Organisation

Session Chair: Paul Schweinzer, University of York
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: GR07 (Faculty of English)
 

Consumer Payment Choice: Do Identity Theft and Consumer's Security Perceptions Really Matter?
By Jose Linares-Zegarra; University of St Andrews
Charles Kahn; University of Illinois
   Presented by: Jose Linares-Zegarra, University of St Andrews
 

The willingness to pay for quality aspects of durables: theory and application to the car market
By Ismir Mulalic; Technical University of Denmark
Jan Rouwendal; Free University
   Presented by: Ismir Mulalic, Technical University of Denmark
 

Nested Logit or Random Coefficients Logit? A Comparison of Alternative Discrete Choice Models
By Laura Grigolon; K.U.Leuven
Frank Verboven; K.U.Leuven
   Presented by: Laura Grigolon, K.U.Leuven
 

Labelling contests with endogenous precision
By Pierre Fleckinger; University of Paris 1
Beatrice Roussillon; University of Grenoble
Paul Schweinzer; University of York
   Presented by: Paul Schweinzer, University of York

  Session 67: Wage Determination I

Session Chair: Jan aus dem Moore, Humboldt University Berlin
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Riley Auditorium (Clare College)
 

Labor supply shocks in the apprenticeship market. Quasi-experimental evidence for Germany
By Thomas Bauer; RWI Essen
Matthias Dorner; IAB
Katja Görlitz; RWI Essen
   Presented by: Katja Görlitz, RWI Essen
 

Firm Performance and Wages: Evidence from across the Corporate Hierarchy
By Brian Bell; London School of Economics
John Van Reenen; London School of Economics
   Presented by: Brian Bell, London School of Economics
 

Bye Bye, G.I. - The Impact of the U.S. Military Drawdown on Local German Labor Markets
By Jan aus dem Moore; Humboldt University Berlin
Alexandra Spitz-Oener; Humboldt-University Berlin
   Presented by: Jan aus dem Moore, Humboldt University Berlin

  Session 68: Inequality and Poverty

Session Chair: Thomas Garrett, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Elton Room (Clare College)
 

Warfare Experience during Ontogeny Increases Egalitarian and Parochial Motivations
By Michal Bauer; Charles University and CERGE-EI
Julie Chytilova; Charles University in Prague
   Presented by: Julie Chytilova, Charles University in Prague
 

Measuring Poverty without the Mortality Paradox
By Mathieu Lefebvre; University of Liege
Pierre Pestieau; Université de Liège
Gregory Ponthiere; Paris School of Economics
   Presented by: Gregory Ponthiere, Paris School of Economics
 

Gender wage discrimination and trade openness
By Sarra Ben Yahmed; Aix-Marseille Université
   Presented by: Sarra Ben Yahmed, Aix-Marseille Université
 

The Incidence of Instant Lottery-Ticket Expenditures: An Analysis by Price Point
By Thomas Garrett; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
   Presented by: Thomas Garrett, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

  Session 69: Corporate Governance

Session Chair: Luis Santos-Pinto, University of Lausanne
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Bennett Room (Clare College)
 

Executive Board Composition and Bank Risk Taking
By Allen Berger; University of South Carolina
Thomas Kick; Deutsche Bundesbank
Klaus Schaeck; University of Wales
   Presented by: Klaus Schaeck, University of Wales
 

A Theory of Income Smoothing When Insiders Know More Than Outsiders
By Viral Acharya; New York University
Bart Lambrecht; Lancaster University Management School
   Presented by: Bart Lambrecht, Lancaster University Management School
 

Corporate Governance and International Trade Shocks
By Mario Amore; Copenhagen Business School
Alminas Zaldokas; INSEAD
   Presented by: Mario Amore, Copenhagen Business School
 

Entrepreneurial Optimism, Self-Financing, and Capital-Market Efficiency
[slides]
By Michele Dell'Era; University of Lausanne
Luis Santos-Pinto; University of Lausanne
   Presented by: Luis Santos-Pinto, University of Lausanne

  Session 70: Intra-Household Issues in Developing Countries

Session Chair: Valérie Lechene, University College London
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Bowring Room (Clare College)
 

Maternal Autonomy and the Education of the Subsequent Generation: Evidence from three contrasting states in India
By Marco Alfano; University College London
Wiji Arulampalam; University of Warwick
Uma Kambhampati; University of Reading
   Presented by: Marco Alfano, University College London
 

Dowry-Stature Link: Theory & Evidence
[slides]
By AMARENDRA SHARMA; ELMIRA COLLEGE
   Presented by: AMARENDRA SHARMA, ELMIRA COLLEGE
 

DO THE MATHS: AN ANALYSIS OF THE GENDER GAP IN MATHEMATICS IN AFRICA
By Andrew Dickerson; University of Sheffield
Steven McIntosh; University of Sheffield
Christine Valente; University of Sheffield
   Presented by: Christine Valente, University of Sheffield
 

Efficient responses to targeted cash transfers
By Valérie Lechene; University College London
Orazio Attanasio; University College London
   Presented by: Valérie Lechene, University College London

  Session 71: Pupil Effort and Performance

Session Chair: Thomas Cornelissen, University College London
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Glover Room (Clare College)
 

Using the England football team to identify the education production function: Student effort, educational attainment and the World Cup
By Simon Burgess; University of Bristol
Robert Metcalfe; University of Oxford
Stephen Proud; University of Bristol
   Presented by: Simon Burgess, University of Bristol
 

Teams or Tournaments? An Experiment on the Effectiveness of Alternative Grading Policies
By Maria Bigoni; University of Bologna
Margherita Fort; University of Bologna
Mattia Nardotto; University of Bologna
Tommaso Reggiani; University of Bologna
   Presented by: Tommaso Reggiani, University of Bologna
 

School Entrance Age, Early School Exposure, and Test Scores
By Thomas Cornelissen; University College London
Christian Dustmann; University College London
Claudia Trentini; UCL
   Presented by: Thomas Cornelissen, University College London

  Session 72: Economic Consequences of Health Status

Session Chair: Martin Karlsson, Technical University of Darmstadt
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Lecture Room 2 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Impacts of Parental Health on Children’s Development of Personality Traits and Problem Behavior: Evidence from Parental Health Shocks
By Franz Westermaier; Philipps University Marburg
   Presented by: Franz Westermaier, Philipps University Marburg
 

Adolescent Health and Adult Earnings: Evidence from a Large Sample of Siblings and Twins
By Petter Lundborg; Lund University
Anton Nilsson; Lund University
Dan-Olof Rooth; School of Business and Economics
   Presented by: Anton Nilsson, Lund University
 

Shadows of The Captain of the Men of Death: Long-Run Impacts of Early Life Pneumonia Exposure
By Sonia Bhalotra; University of Bristol
   Presented by: Sonia Bhalotra, University of Bristol
 

The Impact of the 1918 Spanish Flu Epidemic on Economic Performance in Sweden
By Martin Karlsson; Technical University of Darmstadt
   Presented by: Martin Karlsson, Technical University of Darmstadt

  Session 73: Trade Policy

Session Chair: Peter Egger, ETH Zurich
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Lecture Room 1 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Does Export PromotionWork in Denmark? Evidence from a Matching Approach
By Sanne Hiller; Aarhus University
   Presented by: Sanne Hiller, Leuphana University Lüneburg
 

Landlocked or Policy Locked? How Services Trade Protection Deepens Economic Isolation
By Ingo Borchert; University of Sussex
Batshur Gootiiz; The World Bank
Arti Grover; Delhi School of Economics
Aaditya Mattoo; The World Bank
   Presented by: Ingo Borchert, University of Sussex
 

Maximum-Revenue versus Optimum-Welfare Tariffs: A Delegation Game with Many Countries
By Helmuts Azacis; Cardiff University
David Collie; Cardiff University
   Presented by: Helmuts Azacis, Cardiff University
 

Selection into and Effects of Endogenous Preferential Economic Integration Agreements
By Peter Egger; ETH Zurich
Georg Wamser; ETH Zurich
   Presented by: Peter Egger, ETH Zurich

  Session 74: Topics In Trade II

Session Chair: Sergey Nigai, ETH Zurich
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Lecture Room 3 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Does Product Quality Matter For Gains From Trade?
By Silja Baller; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Silja Baller, University of Oxford
 

Product durability and trade volatility
By Dimitra Petropoulou; University of Sussex
Kwok Tong Soo; Lancaster University Management School
   Presented by: Dimitra Petropoulou, University of Sussex
 

Trading Tasks and Quality
By Banu Demir; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Banu Demir, University of Oxford
 

International Trade and Income Differences: Re-examination
By Sergey Nigai; ETH Zurich
   Presented by: Sergey Nigai, ETH Zurich

  Session 75: Voting and Elections

Session Chair: Emanuele Bracco, Lancaster University Management School
Session type: contributed
Date: March 27, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Main Concert Hall (West Road Concert Hall)
 

The Consequences of Being Forced to Vote: Evidence from Brazil's Dual Voting System
By Fernanda Leite Lopez de Leon; University of East Anglia
Renata Rizzi; Universidade de Sao Paulo
   Presented by: Fernanda Leite Lopez de Leon, University of East Anglia
 

The Political Cost of Reforms
By Alessandra Bonfiglioli; Institute for Economic Analysis
Gino Gancia; CREI and UPF
   Presented by: Gino Gancia, CREI and UPF
 

Electoral cycles in savings bank lending
By Florian Englmaier; University of Konstanz
Till Stowasser; University of Munich
   Presented by: Till Stowasser, University of Munich
 

Incumbent Effects and Partisan Alignment in Local Elections: a Regression Discontinuity Analysis Using Italian Data
By Emanuele Bracco; Lancaster University Management School
Francesco Porcelli; University of Warwick
Michela Redoano; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Emanuele Bracco, Lancaster University Management School

  Session 76: Macroeconomic Dynamics And Asset Prices II

Session Chair: Yunus Aksoy, Birkbeck
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Auditorium (Robinson College)
 

Great Moderation or Great Mistake: Can overconfidence in low macro-risk explain the boom in asset prices?
By Tobias Broer; Stockholm University
Afroditi Kero; EUI
   Presented by: Afroditi Kero, EUI
 

What is the Consumption-CAPM missing? An Information-Theoretic Framework for the Analysis of Asset Pricing Models
By Christian Julliard; London School of Economics
   Presented by: Christian Julliard, London School of Economics
 

Information in the Corporate and Term Spreads: A Macro-Financial Approach
By Hans Dewachter; Catholic University of Leuven
Leonardo Iania; University of Leuven and University of Maastricht
Wolfgang Lemke; European Central Bank
Kristien Smedts; K.U.Leuven
   Presented by: Leonardo Iania, University of Leuven and University of Maastricht
 

Liquidity, Term Spreads and Monetary Policy
By Yunus Aksoy; Birkbeck
Henrique Basso; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Yunus Aksoy, Birkbeck

  Session 77: Econometrics III

Session Chair: Cavit Pakel, University of Oxford
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Umney Theatre (Robinson College)
 

Conditional moment models under weak identification
By Bertille Antoine; Simon Fraser University
Pascal Lavergne; Toulouse School of Economics
   Presented by: Pascal Lavergne, Toulouse School of Economics
 

Minimum Distance Estimation for a Class of Markov Decision Processes
By Sorawoot Srisuma; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Sorawoot Srisuma, University of Cambridge
 

Bias Reduction under Dependence, in a Nonlinear and Dynamic Panel Setting: The Case of GARCH Panels
By Cavit Pakel; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Cavit Pakel, University of Oxford

  Session 78: Monetary Policy II

Session Chair: Filip Rozsypal, University of Cambridge
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Junior Common Room (Robinson College)
 

Adverse Selection, Uncertainty Shocks and Monetary Policy
By Daisuke Ikeda; Bank of Japan
   Presented by: Daisuke Ikeda, Bank of Japan
 

Non-uniform wage staggering: European evidence and monetary policy implications
By Michel Juillard; Banque de France
Hervé LE BIHAN; Banque de France
Stephen Millard; Bank of England
   Presented by: Stephen Millard, Bank of England
 

The optimal monetary policy rule: the role of asymmetries and reputation
By Filip Rozsypal; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Filip Rozsypal, University of Cambridge

  Session 79: Macroeconomic Theory II

Session Chair: Charles Brendon, Oxford University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Music Room (Robinson College)
 

A Model of Liquidity Provision with Adverse Selection
By Christoph Bertsch; University College London
   Presented by: Christoph Bertsch, University College London
 

The Impact of Government Debt Maturity on Inflation
By Elisa Faraglia; Cambridge University
Albert Marcet; Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica CSIC, BGS
Rigas Oikonomou; London School of Economics
Andrew Scott; London Business School
   Presented by: Elisa Faraglia, Cambridge University
 

Applying perturbation analysis to dynamic optimal tax problems
By Charles Brendon; Oxford University
   Presented by: Charles Brendon, Oxford University

  Session 80: Exchange Rates and Terms of Trade

Session Chair: Kyriacos Lambrias, Toulouse School of Economics
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Games Room (Robinson College)
 

China’s “Dominance Hypothesis” and the Emergence of a Tri-polar Global Currency System
By Arnaud Mehl; European Central Bank
   Presented by: Arnaud Mehl, European Central Bank
 

Macroeconomic Fundamentals and Exchange Rate Dynamics: A No-Arbitrage Multi-Country Model
By Weiwei Yin; Bocconi University
   Presented by: Weiwei Yin, Bocconi University
 

News Shocks and Terms of Trade: A Quantitative Investigation
By Kyriacos Lambrias; Toulouse School of Economics
   Presented by: Kyriacos Lambrias, Toulouse School of Economics

  Session 81: Dynamic Models of Household Behavior and Labor Supply

Session Chair: Michelle Rendall, University of Zurich
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Linnett Room (Robinson College)
 

Fertility and Female Employment: The Effects of Rising Female Wages
By Christian Siegel; LSE
   Presented by: Christian Siegel, LSE
 

Marriage Stability, Taxation and Aggregate Labor Supply in the US vs. Europe
By Hans Holter; Uppsala University
Serhiy Stepanchuk; University of Pennsylvania
   Presented by: Hans Holter, Uppsala University
 

Life Choices and Mortality Risk
By Christian-Oliver Ewald; University of Glasgow
   Presented by: Christian-Oliver Ewald, University of Glasgow
 

THE SERVICE SECTOR AND FEMALE MARKET WORK: EUROPE VS US
By Michelle Rendall; University of Zurich
   Presented by: Michelle Rendall, University of Zurich

  Session 82: Labor Supply and Search

Session Chair: Friedrich Poeschel, IAB Institute for Employment Research
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Garden Room (Robinson College)
 

Incentives and the Effects of Publication Lags on Life Cycle Research Productivity in Economics
[slides]
By Ali Onder; Uppsala Universitet
   Presented by: Ali Onder, Uppsala University
 

Sickness absence, sick leave pay and pay schemes – a regression-discontinuity approach
By Harald Dale-Olsen; Institute for Social Research
   Presented by: Harald Dale-Olsen, Institute for Social Research
 

Demotivating Workers: Retrenchment of pension rights and negative reciprocity
By Raymond Montizaan; Maastricht University
Frank Corvers; Universiteit Maastricht
Andries De Grip; Maastricht University
Thomas Dohmen; ROA
   Presented by: Raymond Montizaan, Maastricht University
 

Assortative Matching Through Signals
By Friedrich Poeschel; IAB Institute for Employment Research
   Presented by: Friedrich Poeschel, IAB Institute for Employment Research

  Session 83: Wage Determination II

Session Chair: Christoph Weiss, University of Padua
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Auditorium Lounge (Robinson College)
 

Does the Sector Experience Affect the Pay Gap for Temporary Agency Workers?
By Elke J. Jahn; IAB, Aarhus University, IZA
Dario Pozzoli; Aarhus University
   Presented by: Elke J. Jahn, IAB, Aarhus University, IZA
 

Why are migrants paid more?
By Alex Bryson; National Institute of Economic and Socia
Robert Simmons; Lancaster University
   Presented by: Alex Bryson, National Institute of Economic and Socia
 

How the Wage-Education Profile Got More Convex: Evidence from Mexico
By Chiara Binelli; University of Southampton
   Presented by: Chiara Binelli, University of Southampton
 

The Effects of Schooling on Lifetime Earnings
By Giorgio Brunello; University of Padova
Guglielmo Weber; Università di Padova
Christoph Weiss; University of Padua
   Presented by: Christoph Weiss, University of Padua

  Session 84: Topics in Growth

Session Chair: Radoslaw Stefanski, University of Oxford
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Umney Lounge (Robinson College)
 

Does tax structure affect economic growth? Empirical evidence from OECD countries
By Jing Xing; Said Business School, University of Oxford
   Presented by: Jing Xing, Centre for Business Taxation, Said Business School, University of Oxford
 

Changing Places: Labour Markets and Structural Transformation
By Fabio Monteforte; University of Bristol
Jonathan Temple; University of Bristol
Mathan Satchi; University of Kent
   Presented by: Mathan Satchi, University of Kent
 

Markups and export prices
By Joakim Gullstrand; Lund University
Karin Olofsdotter; Lund University
Susanna Thede
   Presented by: Karin Olofsdotter, Lund University
 

Structural Transformation and Pollution
By Radoslaw Stefanski; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Radoslaw Stefanski, University of Oxford

  Session 85: Macroeconomic Fluctuations II

Session Chair: Alessandro Mennuni, University of Southampton
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: TR7 (Robinson College)
 

The Changing Macroeconomic Response to Stock Market Volatility Shocks
By Massimo Giuliodori; University of Amsterdam
   Presented by: Massimo Giuliodori, University of Amsterdam
 

Loan supply shocks and the business cycle
By Luca Gambetti; Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Alberto Musso; ECB
   Presented by: Alberto Musso, ECB
 

Input Trade Over the Cycle
By Robert Zymek; University of Edinburgh
   Presented by: Robert Zymek, University of Edinburgh
 

Labour force composition and aggregate fluctuations
By Alessandro Mennuni; University of Southampton
   Presented by: Alessandro Mennuni, University of Southampton

  Session 86: Knowledge Diffusion and IPRs

Session Chair: Mila Kashcheeva, Clemson University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Teaching Room A (Robinson College)
 

Knowledge Linkages, Specialization and Growth
[slides]
By Jie Cai; University of New South Wales
Nan Li; Ohio State University
   Presented by: Nan Li, Ohio State University
 

Inter-sectorial Knowledge Diffusion and Scale Effects
By Elie Gray; Université de Toulouse, Toulouse Business School
   Presented by: Elie Gray, Université de Toulouse, Toulouse Business School
 

The role of the Intellectual Property Rights in the relation between Foreign Direct Investment and Growth
By Mila Kashcheeva; Clemson University
   Presented by: Mila Kashcheeva, Clemson University

  Session 87: Admission Policies in Education

Session Chair: Thomas Gall, University of Bonn
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: J8 (Robinson College)
 

Are University Admissions Academically Fair?
By Debopam Bhattacharya; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Debopam Bhattacharya, University of Oxford
 

Female education and fertility – Evidence from changes in British compulsory schooling laws
By Nils Braakmann; Newcastle University
   Presented by: Nils Braakmann, Newcastle University
 

College Admission and High School Integration
By Fernanda Estevan; University of Ottawa
Thomas Gall; University of Bonn
Patrick Legros; ECARES
Andrew Newman; Boston University, CEPR
   Presented by: Thomas Gall, University of Bonn

  Session 88: Financial Regulation

Session Chair: Tobias Wenzel, Universität Düsseldorf
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: GR04 (Faculty of English)
 

Government Strength and Financial Reforms
By Thomass Lambert; Université catholique de Louvain
Francesco Di Comite; IRES, Universite Catholique de Louvain
   Presented by: Thomass Lambert, Université catholique de Louvain
 

Minimum Capital Requirements, Bank Supervision and Special Resolution Schemes
By Uwe Vollmer; University of Leipzig
Uwe Vollmer; University of Leipzig
   Presented by: Uwe Vollmer, University of Leipzig
 

Whither Capitalism? Financial Externalities and Crisis
By Marcus Miller; University of Warwick
Lei Zhang; University of Warwick
   Presented by: Lei Zhang, University of Warwick
 

Strategic obfuscation and consumer protection policy in financial markets
By Yiquan Gu; University of Liverpool
Tobias Wenzel; Universität Düsseldorf
   Presented by: Tobias Wenzel, Universität Düsseldorf

  Session 89: Industry Dynamics

Session Chair: Florin Maican, University of Gothenburg and Research Institute in Industrial Economics
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: GR05 (Faculty of English)
 

Goods Versus Characteristics: Dimension Reduction and Revealed Preference
[slides]
By Matthew Polisson; University of Leicester
   Presented by: Matthew Polisson, University of Leicester
 

Size-growth relationship among domestic and exporting fi rms: The role of investment and heterogeneous fi nancial constraints
By Florian Mayneris; Université catholique de Louvain
   Presented by: Florian Mayneris, Université catholique de Louvain
 

Assessing Unilateral Merger Effects in a Two-Sided Market: An Application to the Dutch Daily Newspaper Market
By Tobias Klein; Tilburg University
   Presented by: Tobias Klein, Tilburg University
 

From Boom to Bust and Back Again: A Dynamic Analysis of IT Services
By Florin Maican; University of Gothenburg and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
   Presented by: Florin Maican, University of Gothenburg and Research Institute in Industrial Economics

  Session 90: Productivity I

Session Chair: Sara Amoroso, Tilburg University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: GR06 (Faculty of English)
 

Do Product Market Regulationsin Upstream Sectors Curb Productivity Growth? Panel Data Evidence for OECD Countries
By Renaud Bourles; Ecole Centrale Marseille
Gilbert CETTE; Banque de France
jimmy lopez; Banque de France
Jacques Mairesse; ENSAE and Maastricht University
Giuseppe Nicoletti; OECD
   Presented by: Jimmy Lopez, Banque de France
 

Effect of regulatory reform of mobile telecommunications on efficiency
By Yan Li; University of East Anglia
Catherine Waddams; University of East Anglia
   Presented by: Yan Li, University of East Anglia
 

Competition, New Private Market Entry and Their Effect On Public Hospitals’ Productivity
By Zack Cooper; London School of Economics
Steve Gibbons; LSE
Simon Jones; Surrey University
Alistair McGuire; London School of Economics
   Presented by: Zack Cooper, London School of Economics
 

Firm level productivity under imperfect competition in output and labor markets
By Sara Amoroso; Tilburg University
BERTRAND MELENBERG; TILBURG UNIVERSITY
Joseph Plasmans; University of Antwerp
Mark Vancauteren; UHasselt
   Presented by: Sara Amoroso, Tilburg University

  Session 91: Reputation and Signalling in Markets

Session Chair: Mikhail Drugov, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: GR07 (Faculty of English)
 

Money Talks: Rebate Mechanisms in Reputation System Design
By Lingfang (Ivy) Li; Shanghai University of Finance and Econo
   Presented by: Lingfang (Ivy) Li, Shanghai University of Finance and Econo
 

Sell-outs, Beliefs and Bandwagon Behavior
By Nick Vikander; University of Edinburgh
   Presented by: Nick Vikander, University of Edinburgh
 

Bias, Noise and Consumer Protection
By Mikhail Drugov; Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Marta Troya-Martinez; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Mikhail Drugov, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

  Session 92: Experimental Economics III

Session Chair: Maoliang Ye, Harvard University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Riley Auditorium (Clare College)
 

Who acts more like a game theorist? Group and individual play in a sequential market game and the effect of the time horizon
By Fangfang Tan; Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
   Presented by: Fangfang Tan, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
 

Learning, Forecasting and Optimizing: an Experimental Study
By Te Bao; University of Amsterdam
John Duffy; University of Pittsburgh
Cars Hommes; University of Amsterdam
   Presented by: Te Bao, University of Amsterdam
 

When Does Gradualism Build Coordination? Theory and Experiments
By Maoliang Ye; Harvard University
   Presented by: Maoliang Ye, Harvard University

  Session 93: Mechanisms and Contracts III

Session Chair: F.L. Philip Tzang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Elton Room (Clare College)
 

Eliciting information from a committee
By Andriy Zapechelnyuk; Queen Mary, University of London
   Presented by: Andriy Zapechelnyuk, Queen Mary, University of London
 

Objective vs. Subjective Performance Evaluations
By Stefan Terstiege; University of Bonn
   Presented by: Stefan Terstiege, University of Bonn
 

A Simple Bargaining Mechanism That Elicits Truthful Reservation Prices
By Steven Brams; New York University
Todd Kaplan; Economics
Marc Kilgour; Wilfrid Laurier University
   Presented by: Todd Kaplan, Economics
 

A Theory of Evidence-Based Ruling in Contract Enforcement
By F.L. Philip Tzang; Hong Kong Polytechnic University
   Presented by: F.L. Philip Tzang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  Session 94: Compliance and Regulation

Session Chair: Ted To, Bureau of Labor Statistics
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Bennett Room (Clare College)
 

Using Panel Data to Exactly Estimate Income Under-Reporting by the Self Employed
By Bonggeun Kim; Seoul National University
John Gibson; The University of Waikato
Chul Chung; KIEP/KITA
   Presented by: Bonggeun Kim, Seoul National University
 

The use of tax havens in exemption regimes
By Anna Gumpert; Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen
James Hines; University of Michigan
Monika Schnitzer; UNIVERSITY OF MUNICH
   Presented by: Anna Gumpert, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen
 

Taxes, Prisons, and CFOs: The Effects of Increased Tax Punishment on Corporate Tax Compliance in Ecuador
By Gabriela Aparicio; The George Washington University
Paul Carrillo; George Washington University
M. Shahe Emran; George Washington University
   Presented by: Gabriela Aparicio, The George Washington University
 

The Economics of Smoking Bans
By V Bhaskar; UCL
Ted To; Bureau of Labor Statistics
   Presented by: Ted To, Bureau of Labor Statistics

  Session 95: Topics in Development

Session Chair: Sonja Fagernas, University of Sussex
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Bowring Room (Clare College)
 

The Relationship between Immigration Status and Victimization - Evidence from the BCS
[slides]
By Georgios Papadopoulos; University of East Anglia
   Presented by: Georgios Papadopoulos, University of East Anglia
 

The Development Impact of a Best Practice Seasonal Worker Policy
By John Gibson; University of Waikato
David Mckenzie; The World Bank
   Presented by: John Gibson, University of Waikato
 

Papers Please! The Effect of Birth Registration on Child Labor and Education in Early 20th Century USA
By Sonja Fagernas; University of Sussex
   Presented by: Sonja Fagernas, University of Sussex

  Session 96: Effects on Health

Session Chair: susan harkness, university of bath
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Glover Room (Clare College)
 

Intergenerational effect of schooling and childhood overweight
By Ryota Nakamura; University of East Anglia
   Presented by: Ryota Nakamura, University of East Anglia
 

Aircraft noise, health, and selection into residence: Evidence from two quasi-experiments
By Stephan Nuesch; University of Zurich
   Presented by: Stephan Nuesch, University of Zurich
 

The influence of Employment on Depression: a Study of British Single and Partnered Mothers
By susan harkness; university of bath
   Presented by: susan harkness, university of bath

  Session 97: Economics of Conflict

Session Chair: Oliver Vanden Eynde, LSE
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Lecture Room 2 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

The Need for Enemies
By Leopoldo Fergusson; Universidad de los Andes
James Robinson; Harvard University
Ragnar Torvik; Norwegian University of Science and Tech
Juan Vargas; Universidad del Rosario
   Presented by: Leopoldo Fergusson, Universidad de los Andes
 

GROUP VIOLENCE, ETHNIC DIVERSITY AND CITIZEN PARTICIPATION: EVIDENCE FROM INDONESIA
By Christophe Muller; DEFI, AMSE, University of Aix-Marseille
Marc Vothknecht; German Institute for Economic Research
   Presented by: Christophe Muller, DEFI, AMSE, University of Aix-Marseille
 

Disease Environment and Civil Conflicts
By Matteo Cervellati; University of Bologna
Uwe Sunde; University of St.Gallen
Simona valmori
   Presented by: Matteo Cervellati, University of Bologna
 

Targets of Violence: Evidence from India's Naxalite Conflict
By Oliver Vanden Eynde; LSE
   Presented by: Oliver Vanden Eynde, LSE

  Session 98: Topics In Trade III

Session Chair: Mouhamadou Sy, Paris School of Economics
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Lecture Room 1 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Reverse trade credit - the use of prepayments by French firms
By Simona Mateut; University of Nottingham
   Presented by: Simona Mateut, University of Nottingham
 

U.S. Banking Integration and State-Level Exports
By Tomasz Michalski; HEC Paris
Evren Ors
   Presented by: Tomasz Michalski, HEC Paris
 

Financing Constraints, Firm Dynamics and International Trade
By Stephane Verani; Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
   Presented by: Stephane Verani, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
 

The Non-Monetary Side of the Global Disinflation
By Sy Mouhamadou; Paris School of Economics
   Presented by: Mouhamadou Sy, Paris School of Economics

  Session 99: Economics of Happiness II

Session Chair: William Whittaker, University of Manchester
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Lecture Room 3 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Retirement and the Marginal Utility of Income
By Andrew Clark; Paris School of Economics
Yarine Fawaz; European University Institute
   Presented by: Yarine Fawaz, European University Institute
 

Changing Identity: Retiring from Unemployment
By Clemens Hetschko; Freie Universität Berlin
Andreas Knabe; Freie Universität Berlin
Ronnie Schöb; Freie Universität Berlin
   Presented by: Clemens Hetschko, Freie Universität Berlin
 

Does it matter how life satisfaction is measured? - Evidence from a randomized experiment
By Raphael Studer; UZH
Rainer Winkelmann; University of Zurich
   Presented by: Raphael Studer, UZH
 

The pursuit of happiness? Subjective wellbeing and internal migration in Great Britain.
By William Whittaker; University of Manchester
   Presented by: William Whittaker, University of Manchester

  Session 100: Environmental Economics III

Session Chair: Dakshina De Silva, Lancaster University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 9:30 - 11:00
Location: Main Concert Hall (West Road Concert Hall)
 

A General Equilibrium Model of Environmental Option Values
[slides]
By Iain Fraser; university of kent
Katsuyuki Shibayama; University of Kent at Canterbury
   Presented by: Katsuyuki Shibayama, University of Kent at Canterbury
 

In Search of the Green Paradox: Announcement Effects of Title IV of the 1990 CAAA
By Corrado Di Maria; University of Birmingham
Ian Lange; University of Stirling
Edwin Van der Werf; Wageningen University
   Presented by: Corrado Di Maria, University of Birmingham
 

Going Green: Does it Depend on Education, Gender, or Income?
By Dakshina De Silva; Lancaster University
   Presented by: Dakshina De Silva, Lancaster University

  Session 101: Fiscal Policy II

Session Chair: Paul Levine, University of Surrey
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Auditorium (Robinson College)
 

The Dark Side of Fiscal Stimulus
By Holger Strulik; University of Hannover
Timo Trimborn; University of Hannover
   Presented by: Timo Trimborn, University of Hannover
 

Household Leverage and Fiscal Multipliers
By Javier Andres; University of Valencia
José Boscá; Universidad de Valencia
francisco ferri; University of Valencia
   Presented by: francisco ferri, University of Valencia
 

Targeted Transfers and the Fiscal Response to the Great Recession
By Ricardo Reis; Columbia University
   Presented by: Ricardo Reis, Columbia University
 

A Fiscal Stimulus and Jobless Recovery
By Cristiano Cantore; University of Surrey
Paul Levine; University of Surrey
Giovanni Melina; University of Surrey
   Presented by: Paul Levine, University of Surrey

  Session 102: Financial Frictions and Macroeconomic Fluctuations

Session Chair: Tatiana Damjanovic, University of Exeter
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Umney Theatre (Robinson College)
 

Financial Shocks and Labor Market Fluctuations
By Francesco Zanetti; Bank of England
   Presented by: Francesco Zanetti, Bank of England
 

Verifying the State of Financing Constraints: Evidence from U.S. Business Credit Contracts
By Ralf Meisenzahl; Federal Reserve Board
   Presented by: Ralf Meisenzahl, Federal Reserve Board
 

Asset Bubbles and Bailout
By Tomohiro Hirano; The University of Tokyo
   Presented by: Tomohiro Hirano, The University of Tokyo
 

Universal Banking, Competition and Risk in a Macro Model
By Tatiana Damjanovic; University of Exeter
Vladislav Damjanovic; University of St Andrews
Charles Nolan; University of Glasgow
   Presented by: Tatiana Damjanovic, University of Exeter

  Session 103: International Business Cycles II

Session Chair: Nan Li, Ohio State University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Junior Common Room (Robinson College)
 

If the Unites States sneezes, does the world need paracetamol?
By Javier Ordóñez; University of Bath
   Presented by: Javier Ordóñez, University of Bath
 

Markov-switching Monetary Policy in a two-country DSGE Model
[slides]
By Konstantinos Mavromatis; University of Warwick and WBS
   Presented by: Konstantinos Mavromatis, University of Warwick and WBS
 

Financial Frictions, the Great Trade Collapse and International Trade over the Business Cycle
By Anna Watson; University of Cambridge
   Presented by: Anna Watson, University of Cambridge
 

Factor Proportions and International Business Cycles
By Keyu Jin; London School of Economics
Nan Li; Ohio State University
   Presented by: Nan Li, Ohio State University

  Session 104: Labour Demand

Session Chair: Weishi Gu, Cornell University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Music Room (Robinson College)
 

Poachung and Firm-Sponsored Training: First Clean Evidence
By Jens Mohrenweiser; ZEW
Uschi Backes-Gellner; Zurich University
Thomas Zwick; LMU
   Presented by: Jens Mohrenweiser, ZEW
 

Do Employers Use Unemployment as a Sorting Criterion When Hiring? - Evidence from a Field Experiment
By Stefan Eriksson; Uppsala University
Dan-Olof Rooth; School of Business and Economics
   Presented by: Stefan Eriksson, Uppsala University
 

Looking for Local-Labor-Market Effects of NAFTA
By Shushanik Hakobyan; Middlebury College
John McLaren; University of Virginia/University of Cambridge
   Presented by: John McLaren, University of Virginia/University of Cambridge
 

Jobless Recovery: Employment Benefit Cost and Financial Frictions
By Weishi Gu; Cornell University
   Presented by: Weishi Gu, Cornell University

  Session 105: Housing Markets

Session Chair: Chiara Forlati, EPFL
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Games Room (Robinson College)
 

Simulating Mortgage Default
By Thomas Schelkle; London School of Economics
   Presented by: Thomas Schelkle, London School of Economics
 

Immigration and House Prices in the UK
By Filipa Sa; Trinity College
   Presented by: Filipa Sa, Trinity College
 

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

Mortgage Amortization and Amplification
By Chiara Forlati; EPFL
Luisa Lambertini; EPFL
   Presented by: Chiara Forlati, EPFL

  Session 106: Aggregate Productivity

Session Chair: Guiying Laura Wu, Nanyang Technological University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Linnett Room (Robinson College)
 

Technology-Skill Complementarity and International TFP Differences
By Beatrice Farkas; DIW Berlin
Areendam Chanda
   Presented by: Beatrice Farkas, DIW Berlin
 

Finance and Productivity: The Effects of Enforceability Constraints on Factor Misallocation
By Burak Uras; Tilburg University
   Presented by: Burak Uras, Tilburg University
 

Property Rights and Economics Development: The Legacy of Japanese Colonial Institutions
By Dongwoo Yoo; West Virginia University
Richard Steckel; Ohio State Univesrity
   Presented by: Dongwoo Yoo, West Virginia University
 

A Structural Estimation on Capital Market Distortions in UK and Chinese Manufacturing Firms
By Zheng Song; Chicago Booth
Guiying Laura Wu; Nanyang Technological University
   Presented by: Guiying Laura Wu, Nanyang Technological University

  Session 107: Macro Models of the Labour Market

Session Chair: Paul Scanlon, Trinity College Dublin
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Garden Room (Robinson College)
 

Skill-biased technological change, unemployment and brain drain
By Harald Fadinger; University of Vienna
Karin Mayr; University of Vienna
   Presented by: Karin Mayr, University of Vienna
 

Employment Adjustment and Labor Utilization
By Ija Trapeznikova; Royal Holloway, University of London
   Presented by: Ija Trapeznikova, Royal Holloway, University of London
 

New Goods and Long-Run Trends in Labor Supply
By Paul Scanlon; Trinity College Dublin
   Presented by: Paul Scanlon, Trinity College Dublin
 

Labor and Financial Frictions and Aggregate Fluctuations
By Haroon Mumtaz; Bank of England
Francesco Zanetti; Bank of England
   Presented by: Francesco Zanetti, Bank of England

  Session 108: Monetary Economics III

Session Chair: Andre Silva, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Auditorium Lounge (Robinson College)
 

Reducing overreaction to central banks' disclosures: theory and experiment
By Romain Baeriswyl; Swiss National Bank
   Presented by: Romain Baeriswyl, Swiss National Bank
 

Financial Frictions and the Demand for Money
By Bernardino Adao; Banco de Portugal
Andre Silva; Universidade Nova de Lisboa
   Presented by: Bernardino Adao, Banco de Portugal
 

A Quantitative Analysis of Optimal Sustainable Monetary Policies
By Takeki Sunakawa; Ohio State University and Bank of Japan
   Presented by: Takeki Sunakawa, Ohio State University
 

Financial Frictions and Interest Rate Shocks
By Bernardino Adão; Banco de Portugal
Andre Silva; Universidade Nova de Lisboa
   Presented by: Andre Silva, Universidade Nova de Lisboa

  Session 109: Inequality and Risk

Session Chair: Maelys de la Rupelle, University of Namur
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Umney Lounge (Robinson College)
 

Risk Aversion Heterogeneity and Wealth Inequality
By Marco Cozzi; Queen's University
   Presented by: Marco Cozzi, Queen's University
 

British, American, and British-American Social Mobility: Intergenerational Occupational Change Among Migrants and Non-Migrants in the Late 19th Century
[slides]
By Jason Long; Wheaton College
Joseph Ferrie; Northwestern University
   Presented by: Jason Long, Wheaton College
 

Inequality Persistence and Revolution : what can we learn from the Long March in China?
By Maelys de la Rupelle; University of Namur
Shi Li; Beijing Normal University
   Presented by: Maelys de la Rupelle, University of Namur

  Session 110: Institutions and Labour Markets

Session Chair: Chiara Rosazza Bondibene, Royal Holloway, University of London
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: TR7 (Robinson College)
 

Quit Behavior and Job Protection
By Anne Gielen; IZA
Konstantinos Tatsiramos; University of Leicester and IZA
   Presented by: Konstantinos Tatsiramos, University of Leicester and IZA
 

The Transition from School to Work for High School Dropouts: The Effect of Temporary Help Agency Work vs Active Labor Market Programs
By Kristine von Simson; Institute for Social Research
   Presented by: Kristine von Simson, Institute for Social Research
 

Impact of Benefit Sanctions on Unemployment Outflow - Evidence from German Survey Data
By Katja Hillmann; Hamburg University
Ingrid Hohenleitner; Hamburg University
   Presented by: Ingrid Hohenleitner, Hamburg University
 

Labour market institutions and unemployment volatility: evidence from OECD countries
By Renato Faccini; Queen Mary, University of London
Chiara Rosazza Bondibene; Royal Holloway, University of London
   Presented by: Chiara Rosazza Bondibene, Royal Holloway, University of London

  Session 111: Topics in Growth and Development

Session Chair: Andros Kourtellos, University of Cyprus
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Teaching Room A (Robinson College)
 

Public Versus Private Education: Is There a Role for Institutions?
By Anastasia Litina; University of Luxembourg
   Presented by: Anastasia Litina, University of Luxembourg
 

Educational Corruption and Economic Growth
By Philip Shaw; Fordham University
   Presented by: Philip Shaw, Fordham University
 

Aggregate productivity growth and the allocation of resources over the business cycle
By Sophie Osotimehin; Paris School of Economics, CREST
   Presented by: Sophie Osotimehin, Paris School of Economics, CREST
 

Failure to Launch? The Role of Land Inequality in Transition Delays
By Andros Kourtellos; University of Cyprus
Ioanna Stylianou; University Of Cyprus
Chih Ming Tan; Clark University
   Presented by: Andros Kourtellos, University of Cyprus

  Session 112: Foreign Aid

Session Chair: Eoin McGuirk, Trinity College Dublin
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: J8 (Robinson College)
 

Should Easier Access to International Credit Replace Foreign Aid?
By Subhayu Bandyopadhyay; Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis
Sajal Lahiri; Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Javed Younas; American University of Sharjah
   Presented by: Javed Younas, American University of Sharjah
 

Foreign Aid - A Fillip for Development or a Fuel for Corruption
By Keith Blackburn; University of Manchester
Gonzalo Forgues-Puccio; University of St Andrews
   Presented by: Gonzalo Forgues-Puccio, University of St Andrews
 

Sidestepping the Samaritan’s Dilemma: Using a Dual-Self Model to Explain Conditionality Failure
By Paul Clist; UEA
   Presented by: Paul Clist, UEA
 

By The People? Foreign Aid and Donor-Country Democracy
By Eoin McGuirk; Trinity College Dublin
Pedro Vicente; Trinity College Dublin
Daniel Kaufmann; Brookings Institution
   Presented by: Eoin McGuirk, Trinity College Dublin

  Session 113: Tax Competition

Session Chair: Celine Azemar, University of Glasgow
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: GR04 (Faculty of English)
 

Why enter a tax sparing agreement?
By Nigar Hashimzade; University of Reading
Gareth Myles; Exeter
Sirikamon Udompol; University of Exeter
   Presented by: Nigar Hashimzade, University of Reading
 

Taxation of Multinationals in the Presence of Internal Capital Markets
By Michael Stimmelmayr; CES, University of Munich and CESifo
Marko Koethenbuerger; University of Copenhagen
   Presented by: Michael Stimmelmayr, CES, University of Munich and CESifo
 

To Incorporate or to Move? The Impact of Income Taxes on Incorporation and Location Decisions
By Li Liu; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Li Liu, University of Oxford
 

Country Characteristics and The Incidence of Capital Income Taxation on Wages: An Empirical Assessment
By Celine Azemar; University of Glasgow
   Presented by: Celine Azemar, University of Glasgow

  Session 114: Taxation

Session Chair: Rowena Crawford, IFS
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: GR05 (Faculty of English)
 

Taxation and Labor Force Participation: The Case of Italy
By Stefania Marcassa; Université de Cergy-Pontoise
   Presented by: Stefania Marcassa, Université de Cergy-Pontoise
 

Taxation, Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design
By Danny McGowan; Bangor University
   Presented by: Danny McGowan, Bangor University
 

Demand responses to changes in consumer prices in Mexico: lessons for policy and an application to the 2010 Mexican tax reforms
By Laura Abramovsky; Institute for Fiscal Studies
Orazio Attanasio; University College London
David Phillips; Institute for Fiscal Studies
   Presented by: David Phillips, Institute for Fiscal Studies
 

Do up-front tax incentives affect private pension saving in the United Kingdom?
By Rowena Crawford; IFS
Carl Emmerson; Institute for Fiscal Studies
   Presented by: Rowena Crawford, IFS

  Session 115: Mechanisms and Contracts IV

Session Chair: Andrzej Kwiatkowski, University of Dundee
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: GR06 (Faculty of English)
 

Internal Governance, Security Price and Firm Dynamics
By Kaipichit Ruengsrichaiya; EDHEC
   Presented by: Kaipichit Ruengsrichaiya, EDHEC
 

Failure of Gradualism under Imperfect Monitoring
By Yves Gueron; University College London
   Presented by: Yves Gueron, University College London
 

Contract design with countervailing incentives, correlated information and limited liability
By Daniel Danau; Université de Caen
Annalisa Vinella; University of Bari
   Presented by: Annalisa Vinella, University of Bari
 

Non-cooperative incentives to share knowledge in competitive environments
By Andrzej Kwiatkowski; University of Dundee
   Presented by: Andrzej Kwiatkowski, University of Dundee

  Session 116: Preferences and Choice II

Session Chair: Yuval Heller, University of Oxford
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: GR07 (Faculty of English)
 

Unawareness in Dynamic Psychological Games
By Alexander Sebald; University of Copenhagen
Carsten Nielsen; University of Copenhagen
   Presented by: Alexander Sebald, University of Copenhagen
 

The Value of Medical Diagnosis: Why People Reject Medical Information
By Markus Fels; University of Bonn
   Presented by: Markus Fels, University of Bonn
 

Choice in the Presence of Attractions
By Georgios Gerasimou; University of St Andrews
   Presented by: Georgios Gerasimou, University of St Andrews
 

Overconfidence and Diversification
[slides]
By Yuval Heller; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Yuval Heller, University of Oxford

  Session 117: Patents and Innovation

Session Chair: Yulia Rodionova, De Montfort University
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Riley Auditorium (Clare College)
 

Innovation and Productivity of Dutch Firms: A Panel Data Analysis
By Mark Vancauteren; UHasselt
Peter Kort; Tilburg University
BERTRAND MELENBERG; TILBURG UNIVERSITY
Joseph Plasmans; University of Antwerp
   Presented by: Mark Vancauteren, UHasselt
 

Market size, education, trust, and the value of IPRs: Evidence from the validation of European Patents
By Bas Straathof; CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis
Sander Van Veldhuizen; CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis
   Presented by: Bas Straathof, CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Poli
 

In the Shadow of Giants
By Jing-Yuan Chiou; IMT Lucca
   Presented by: Jing-Yuan Chiou, IMT Lucca
 

Returns to patenting and training – panel study of the UK innovators
By Maksim belitski; Indiana University Bloomington
Yulia Rodionova; De Montfort University
   Presented by: Yulia Rodionova, De Montfort University

  Session 118: Productivity II

Session Chair: Luca David Opromolla, Banco de Portugal & UECE
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Elton Room (Clare College)
 

Using proxy variables to control for unobservables when estimating productivity: A sensitivity analysis
By Carmine Ornaghi; University of Southampton
Ilke Van Beveren; Lessius College-KULeuven
   Presented by: Carmine Ornaghi, University of Southampton
 

The Nexus between Labor Diversity and Firm’s Innovation
By Mariola Pytlikova; Aarhus University
   Presented by: Mariola Pytlikova, Aarhus University
 

Managers' Mobility, Trade Status, and Wages
By Luca David Opromolla; Banco de Portugal & UECE
Giordano Mion; LSE
   Presented by: Luca David Opromolla, Banco de Portugal & UECE

  Session 119: Education Policy II

Session Chair: MUSILIU ADEWOLE, COVENANT UNIVERSITY
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Bennett Room (Clare College)
 

Reinvestigating Who Benefits and Who Loses from Universal Childcare in Canada
[slides]
By Michael Kottelenberg; Queen's University
Steven Lehrer; Queen's University and NBER
   Presented by: Michael Kottelenberg, Queen's University
 

Is Universal Child Care Leveling the Playing-field?
By Tarjei Havnes; University of Oslo
Magne Mogstad; University College London
   Presented by: Tarjei Havnes, University of Oslo
 

Inequality and Education Funding: Theory and Evidence from the U.S. School Districts
By Calin Arcalean; ESADE Business School
Ioana Schiopu; ESADE Business School
   Presented by: Ioana Schiopu, ESADE Business School
 

DID UNIVERSAL PRIMARY EDUCATION IMPROVE LABOUR MARKET PERFORMANCE IN NIGERIA
By MUSILIU ADEWOLE; COVENANT UNIVERSITY
   Presented by: MUSILIU ADEWOLE, COVENANT UNIVERSITY

  Session 120: School Performance

Session Chair: Marc Piopiunik, Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Bowring Room (Clare College)
 

DOES ADDITIONAL SPENDING HELP URBAN SCHOOLS? AN EVALUATION USING BOUNDARY DISCONTINUITIES
By Steve Gibbons; LSE
Sandra McNally; Centre for Economic Performance
Martina Viarengo; London School of Economics
   Presented by: Sandra McNally, Centre for Economic Performance
 

Does Money Matter? The Effect of Child Care Subsidies on Academic Performance
By Paul J. Devereux; UCD
   Presented by: Paul J. Devereux, UCD
 

The Effects of Early Tracking on Student Performance: Evidence from a Policy Reform in Bavaria
By Marc Piopiunik; Ifo Institute for Economic Research
   Presented by: Marc Piopiunik, Ifo Institute for Economic Research

  Session 121: Economics of Crime

Session Chair: Patrick Andreoli Versbach, International Max Planck Research School
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Glover Room (Clare College)
 

Stealing to Survive: Crime and Income Shocks in 19th Century France
By Vincent Bignon; Bank of France
Eve Caroli; Paris School of Economics
Roberto Galbiati; CNRS, EconomiX and Department of Economi
   Presented by: Vincent Bignon, Bank of France
 

Youth Crime and Education Expansion
By Olivier Marie; University of Maastricht
   Presented by: Olivier Marie, University of Maastricht
 

Not everything that hurts, hurts: Evidence from cheating in tennis
By Patrick Andreoli Versbach; International Max Planck Research School
   Presented by: Patrick Andreoli Versbach, International Max Planck Research School

  Session 122: Productivity in Developing and Emerging Countries

Session Chair: Markus Eberhardt, University of Nottingham
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Lecture Room 2 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Revolutionizing Transport: Modern Infrastructure, Agriculture and Development in Ghana
By Remi Jedwab; London School of Economics / PSE
Alexander Moradi; University of Sussex
   Presented by: Alexander Moradi, University of Sussex
 

Vertical Relational Contracts and Trade Credit in Developing Countries
By Marta Troya-Martinez; University of Oxford
   Presented by: Marta Troya-Martinez, University of Oxford
 

Heterogeneity, risk, and learning in the adoption of agricultural technologies
By Andrew Zeitlin; Oxford University
   Presented by: Andrew Zeitlin, Oxford University
 

Is the Dragon Learning to Fly? An Analysis of the Chinese Patent Explosion
By Markus Eberhardt; University of Nottingham
Christian Helmers; Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Zhihong Yu; University of Nottingham
   Presented by: Markus Eberhardt, University of Nottingham

  Session 123: Trade Flows

Session Chair: giorgia giovannetti, University of Firenze
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Lecture Room 1 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Extensive and Intensive Trade Margins: A State-by-State View
By Cletus Coughlin; Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
   Presented by: Cletus Coughlin, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
 

The long-run trade costs of the American Secession
By Jasmin Gröschl; Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Gabriel Felbermayr; Ifo Institut for Economic Research at th
   Presented by: Jasmin Gröschl, Ifo Institute for Economic Research
 

The Costs of Babylon -- Linguistic Distance in Applied Economics
By Ingo Isphording; Ruhr-University of Bochum
Sebastian Otten; Ruhr University Bochum; RWI Essen
   Presented by: Sebastian Otten, Ruhr University Bochum; RWI Essen
 

The “China effect” on EU Exports to OECD markets
By giorgia giovannetti; University of Firenze
   Presented by: giorgia giovannetti, University of Firenze

  Session 124: Health Policy

Session Chair: Hendrik Schmitz, University of Duisburg-Essen
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Lecture Room 3 (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Can governments do it better? Merger mania and hospital outcomes in the English NHS
By Mauro Laudicella; Imperial College
   Presented by: Mauro Laudicella, Imperial College
 

Do Public Health Interventions Crowd Out Private Health Investments? Malaria Control Policies in Eritrea
By Pedro Carneiro; UCL
Andrea Locatelli; University College London
   Presented by: Andrea Locatelli, University College London
 

In absolute or relative terms? How framing prices affects the consumer price sensitivity of health plan choice
By Hendrik Schmitz; University of Duisburg-Essen
Nicolas Ziebarth; Cornell University
   Presented by: Hendrik Schmitz, University of Duisburg-Essen

  Session 125: Political Regimes

Session Chair: Peter Jensen, University of southern Denmark
Session type: contributed
Date: March 28, 2012
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Location: Main Concert Hall (West Road Concert Hall)
 

Weak States and Steady States: The Dynamics of Fiscal Capacity
By Tim Besley; London School of Economics
Ethan Ilzetzki; London School of Economics
Torsten Persson; Stockholm University
   Presented by: Ethan Ilzetzki, London School of Economics
 

Economic growth, political institutions, and leadership transitions
By Samuel Malone; University of the Andes
   Presented by: Samuel Malone, University of the Andes
 

From Open to Secret Ballot: Vote Buying and Modernization
By Toke Aidt; University of Cambridge
Peter Jensen; University of southern Denmark
   Presented by: Peter Jensen, University of southern Denmark
 

125 sessions, 463 papers, and 0 presentations with no associated papers
 
Index of Participants

Legend: C=chair, P=Presenter, D=Disscussant
#ParticipantRoles in Conference
1Abbritti, MirkoP8
2Adao, BernardinoP108
3ADEWOLE, MUSILIUC119, P119
4Afonso, AntonioC60, P60
5Aksoy, YunusC76, P76
6Alfano, MarcoP70
7Allen, RebeccaP46
8Amin, VikeshP38
9Amore, MarioP69
10Amorosi, GabrieleC57, P57
11Amoroso, SaraC90, P90
12Andreoli Versbach, PatrickC121, P121
13Andrikopoulos, ThanasisP17
14Angeles, LuisP62
15Aparicio, GabrielaP94
16aus dem Moore, JanC67, P67
17Azacis, HelmutsP73
18Azemar, CelineC113, P113
19Bachmann, RonaldP16
20Baeriswyl, RomainP108
21Baller, SiljaP74
22Bambi, MauroP35
23Banerjee, PrasenjitP50
24Bao, TeP92
25Bar-Isaac, HeskiP17
26Barnett, AlinaP5
27Baskaya, YusufP15
28Bauer, MichaelC2, P2
29Baumann, FlorianC63, P63
30Bell, BrianP67
31Ben Yahmed, SarraP68
32Ben-Gad, MichaelP56
33Bertsch, ChristophP79
34Bhalotra, SoniaP72
35Bhattacharjee, ArnabC33, P33
36Bhattacharya, DebopamP87
37Bignon, VincentP121
38Binelli, ChiaraP83
39Bircan, CagatayP28
40Bonomolo, PaoloC4, P4
41Bonsang, EricP13
42Borchert, IngoP73
43Bottero, MargheritaP62
44Braakmann, NilsP87
45Bracco, EmanueleC75, P75
46Bracke, PhilippeC13, P13
47Brendon, CharlesC79, P79
48Brollo, FernandaP43
49Brown, SarahP11
50Bruckner, MarkusP62
51Brutti, FilippoP6
52Bryson, AlexP83
53Burgess, SimonP71
54Bustamante, MariaP52
55Cabane, CharlotteP16
56Calvo Pardo, HectorP13
57Canidio, AndreaC40, P40
58Cappellari, LorenzoP39
59Castelnuovo, EfremP5, C5
60Cervellati, MatteoP97
61Chakravarty, SurajeetP63
62Chen, Yu-FuC25, P25
63Chen, XiaoshanP33
64Chevalier, ArnaudP18
65Chiou, Jing-YuanP117
66Christev, AtanasP32
67Christopoulou, RebekkaP22
68Chytilova, JulieP68
69Clark-Joseph, AdamP27
70Clist, PaulP112
71Cooper, ZackP90
72Corder, MatthewP5
73Cornelissen, ThomasC71, P71
74Coroneo, LauraP5
75Coughlin, CletusP123
76Cozzi, MarcoP109
77Crawford, RowenaC114, P114
78Cuberes, DavidP37
79Dale-Olsen, HaraldP82
80Damjanovic, TatianaC102, P102
81Danzer, Alexander M.C29, P29
82Darby, JuliaP28
83De Haas, RalphP29
84de la Rupelle, MaelysC109, P109
85De Neve, Jan-EmmanuelP48
86De Santis, RobertoC34, P34
87De Silva, DakshinaC100, P100
88Demir, BanuP74
89Desbordes, RodolpheP28
90Devereux, Paul J.P120
91Di Maria, CorradoP100
92Dmitriev, AlexandreP53
93Dolton, PeterP46
94Drugov, MikhailC91, P91
95Dwenger, NadjaC15, P15
96Eberhardt, MarkusC122, P122
97Egger, PeterC73, P73
98Epifani, PaoloC45, P45
99Eriksson, StefanP104
100Ertac, SedaP47
101Ewald, Christian-OliverP81
102Fagernas, SonjaC95, P95
103Faraglia, ElisaP79
104Farkas, BeatriceP106
105Farmer, RogerP32
106Fawaz, YarineP99
107Fels, MarkusP116
108Fergusson, LeopoldoP97
109ferri, franciscoP101
110Fitzsimmon, EmlaP29
111Fonseca, MiguelP47
112Forgues-Puccio, GonzaloP112
113Forlati, ChiaraC105, P105
114Foucart, RenaudP64
115Fouquau, JulienP2
116Foureaux Koppensteiner, MartinP19
117Franke, JoergP41
118Fruehwirth, JaneC46, P46
119Fugazza, CarolinaP16
120Gall, ThomasC87, P87
121Galsband, VictoriaC27, P27
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124Garcia, AlfredoP30
125Garcia-Moran, EvaP12
126Garrett, ThomasC68, P68
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128Görlitz, KatjaP67
129Gee, ChristopherP42
130Gelsomini, LucaP27
131Gerasimou, GeorgiosP116
132Gibson, JohnP95
133giovannetti, giorgiaP123, C123
134Giuliodori, MassimoP85
135Goenka, AdityaP49
136Gortz, ChristophP31
137Gray, ElieP86
138Gröschl, JasminP123
139Grieco, DanielaP24
140Grigolon, LauraP66
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145Gumpert, AnnaP94
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148harkness, susanC96, P96
149Hashimzade, NigarP113
150Havnes, TarjeiP119
151Heller, YuvalC116, P116
152Hernandez, RubenP105
153Hetschko, ClemensP99
154Heufer, JanP11
155Hiller, SanneP73
156Himmels, ChristophP54
157Hirano, TomohiroP102
158Ho, ChristineP36
159Hogrefe, JanP21
160Hohenleitner, IngridP110
161Holm, HakanP24
162Holt, RichardP39
163Holter, HansP81
164Huang, YiP52
165Hueschelrath, KaiP44
166Hussain, IftikharP46
167Iania, LeonardoP76
168Ikeda, DaisukeP78
169Ilzetzki, EthanP125
170Impullitti, GiammarioC21, P21
171Ioannou, ChristosP24
172Isoni, AndreaC47, P47
173Jahn, Elke J.P83
174Jaimovich, EstebanP45
175Jain, TarunC19, P19
176James, JonathanC18, P18
177Jaunky, VishalP50
178Jensen, PeterC125, P125
179Jia, RuixueP3
180Jiang, WeiP36
181Julliard, ChristianP76
182Jurgilas, MariusP55
183Juvenal, LucianaP61
184Kang, YounghoP20
185Kaplan, ToddP93
186Karadimitropoulou, AikateriniP53
187Karlsson, MartinC72, P72
188Kashcheeva, MilaC86, P86
189Kero, AfroditiP76
190Khachatryan, KarenP47
191Kim, BonggeunP94
192Kirsanova, TatianaP54
193Klein, TobiasP89
194Kocharkov, GeorgiC12, P12
195Kolesnikova, NataliaC14, P14
196Kolsrud, JonasP57
197KONTE, MatyP60
198Kottelenberg, MichaelP119
199Kourtellos, AndrosC111, P111
200Koutmeridis, TheodoreC39, P39
201Kovbasyuk, SergeiP65
202Kriwoluzky, AlexanderC56, P56
203Kuehn, ZoeP14
204Kuenn, SteffenC16, P16
205Kundu, TapasP3
206Kwiatkowski, AndrzejC115, P115
207Kyriakopoulou, EfthymiaP25
208Lambert, ThomassP88
209Lambrecht, BartP69
210Lambrias, KyriacosC80, P80
211Lansing, KevinP51
212Latzer, HélèneP45
213Laudicella, MauroP124
214Lavergne, PascalP77
215Lønstrup, LarsC38, P38
216Lechene, ValérieC70, P70
217Lee, JinhyunC1, P1
218Leite Lopez de Leon, FernandaP75
219Levine, PaulC101, P101
220Li, YanP90
221Li, NanP86
222Li, NanC103, P103
223Li, ZheP25
224Li, Lingfang (Ivy)P91
225Liao, Pei-JuC11, P11
226Linares-Zegarra, JoseP66
227Litina, AnastasiaP111
228Liu, LiP113
229Ljunge, MartinC43, P43
230Locatelli, AndreaP124
231Long, JasonP109
232Lopez, JimmyP90
233Loss, FrédéricP40
234Lychagin, SergeyP20
235Magdalinos, TassosP26
236Mahmoudi, BabakC54, P54
237Maican, FlorinC89, P89
238Malde, BansiC22, P22
239Malone, SamuelP125
240Mantovan, NoemiP43
241Marcassa, StefaniaP114
242Marie, OlivierP121
243Martin, JulienP45
244Matano, AlessiaP20
245Mateut, SimonaP98
246Matros, AlexanderC36, P36
247Mavromatis, KonstantinosP103
248Mayneris, FlorianP89
249Mayr, KarinP107
250McGowan, DannyP114
251McGuirk, EoinC112, P112
252McLaren, JohnP104
253McNally, SandraP120
254Mehl, ArnaudP80
255Meisenzahl, RalfP102
256Mennuni, AlessandroC85, P85
257Menon, NidhiyaP1
258Mesonnier, Jean-StéphaneP30
259Michalski, TomaszP98
260Michelangeli, ValentinaP57
261Mihailov, AlexanderC37, P37
262Millard, StephenP78
263Miller, MarcusP34
264Miniaci, RaffaeleP13
265Mion, GiordanoC44, P44
266Mitra, KaushikP4, C32
267Mitze, TimoP60
268Moffatt, KeithP11
269Mohrenweiser, JensP104
270Montizaan, RaymondP82
271Moradi, AlexanderP122
272Moutot, PhilippeP32
273Mulalic, IsmirP66
274Muller, ChristopheP97
275Musso, AlbertoP85
276Muthoo, AbhinayC8, P8
277Mylonidis, NikolaosC59, P59
278Naghavi, AlirezaC41, P41
279Nakagawa, RyuichiP32
280Nakamura, RyotaP96
281Narciso, GaiaP3
282Naticchioni, PaoloP39
283Nøstbakken, LindaC50, P50
284Neanidis, KyriakosC35, P35
285Neary, PhilipP40
286Neary, PeterP44
287Nellas, VikiP42
288Nigai, SergeyC74, P74
289Nilsson, AntonP72
290Nucci, FrancescoP58
291Nuesch, StephanP96
292Nutahara, KengoP8
293O'Connell, MartinP42
294Olofsdotter, KarinP84
295Onder, AliP82
296Opromolla, Luca DavidC118, P118
297Ordóñez, JavierP103
298Oreffice, SoniaP12
299Ornaghi, CarmineP118
300Osotimehin, SophieP111
301Otsu, KeisukeP4
302Otten, SebastianP123
303Pakel, CavitC77, P77
304Papadopoulos, GeorgiosP95
305Parakhonyak, AlexeiP17
306Parente, PauloP26
307Pasini, GiacomoC30
308Patnam, ManasaP41
309Paustian, MatthiasP33
310Pavesi, FilippoP40
311Pelloni, AlessandraC7, P7
312Petrescu, IoanaC3, P3
313Petropoulou, DimitraP74
314Pezzino, MarioP22
315Pfeifer, JohannesC58, P58
316Phillips, DavidP114
317Piopiunik, MarcC120, P120
318Plotnikov, DmitryP56
319Poeschel, FriedrichC82, P82
320Polisson, MatthewP89
321Ponthiere, GregoryP68
322Popov, AlexanderC28, P28
323Possajennikov, AlexC24, P24
324Powell, AndrewP59
325Prakash, NishithP29
326Pytlikova, MariolaP118
327Qari, SalmaiC48, P48
328Quigley, DanielP65
329Quint, DominicC31, P31
330Ragan, KellyP38
331Reggiani, TommasoP71
332REHME, GüntherP7
333Reis, RicardoP101
334Rendall, MichelleC81, P81
335Rhodes, AndrewC17, P17
336Richter, WolframP36
337Ritz, RobertP59
338Rodionova, YuliaC117, P117
339Romero-Ávila, DiegoP7
340Rosazza Bondibene, ChiaraC110, P110
341Rousakis, MichaelP4
342Rozsypal, FilipC78, P78
343Ruengsrichaiya, KaipichitP115
344Sa, FilipaP105
345Sabarwal, TarunC10, P10
346Sacheti, AbhinavP9
347Sachs, AngelikaP55
348Sampson, ThomasP44
349Sangnier, MarcC62, P62
350Santacreu-Vasut, EstefaniaP37
351Santos, CezarP12
352Santos-Pinto, LuisC69, P69
353Satchi, MathanP84
354Savignac, FrédériqueP57
355Scanlon, PaulC107, P107
356Schaeck, KlausP69
357Schelkle, ThomasP105
358Scherrer, Cristina MabelP27
359Schertler, AndreaP9
360Schindele, IbolyaP9
361Schiopu, IoanaP119
362Schmitz, HendrikC124, P124
363Scholl, AlmuthP34
364Schweinzer, PaulC66, P66
365Sebald, AlexanderP116
366Sen, MonalisaP60
367Sette, EnricoP59
368SHARMA, AMARENDRAP70
369Shaw, JonathanP14
370Shaw, PhilipP111
371Shibayama, KatsuyukiP100
372Siegel, ChristianP81
373Silva, AndreC108, P108
374Singh, AshishC23, P23
375Sinha, ArunimaP51
376Sloczynski, TymonP1
377SOKULLU, SenayP58
378Sola, SergioC51, P51
379Srisuma, SorawootP77
380Stefanski, RadoslawC84, P84
381Steinhardt, MaxP48
382Stephan, GesineP15
383Stevens, ArnoudP58
384Stimmelmayr, MichaelP113
385Stowasser, TillP75
386Straathof, BasP117
387Strulik, HolgerP7
388Studer, RaphaelP99
389Sun, JianfeiC55, P55
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391Suominen, MattiP2
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393Tabasso, NicoleP35
394Tan, FangfangP92
395Tan, Chih MingC26, P26
396Tasso, MartinoP18
397Tatsiramos, KonstantinosP110
398Telalagic, SelmaP49
399Terstiege, StefanP93
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401Tintelnot, FelixC64, P64
402To, TedC94, P94
403Toxvaerd, FlavioP49
404Trapeznikova, IjaP107
405Trevisan, ElisabettaP14
406Trimborn, TimoP101
407Troya-Martinez, MartaP122
408Tsoukas, SerafeimP52
409Tur-Prats, AnaP22
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412Usai, StefanoC20, P20
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414Valente, ChristineP70
415Van Landeghem, BertP48
416Vancauteren, MarkP117
417Vanden Eynde, OliverC97, P97
418Vardardottir, ArnaP19
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421Vella, EugeniaP25
422Venturini, FrancescoP21
423Vera-Hernandez, MarcosP23
424Verani, StephaneP98
425Vermeylen, KoenP50
426Vestad, OlaP15
427Vikander, NickP91
428Vinella, AnnalisaP115
429Vollmer, UweP88
430von Simson, KristineP110
431Waddell, GlenP1
432Waknis, ParagP54
433Wales, PhilipP18
434Wallace, ChristopherP63
435Walther, AnsgarC42, P42
436Watson, AnnaP103
437Weiss, ChristophC83, P83
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445Xu, TengTengP31
446Yates, TonyP26
447Ye, MaoliangC92, P92
448YIN, NinaC9, P9
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450Yoo, DongwooP106
451Younas, JavedP112
452Zaklan, AleksandarP61
453Zanchettin, PiercarloP35
454Zanetti, FrancescoP107, P102
455Zaouras, MichalisP64
456Zapechelnyuk, AndriyP93
457Zeitlin, AndrewP122
458Zhang, XinC6, P6
459Zhang, LeiP88
460Zheng, HuanhuanP6
461Zymek, RobertP85

 

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