Econometrics Seminar

The Econometrics Seminar meets Fridays at 1:30 p.m. in 7142 Social Sciences


Important note:

All spring seminars featuring external guests for the remainder of the spring semester have been cancelled.

Seminars featuring presentation by UW-Madison students remain scheduled as planned.

2/28: Serena Ng, Columbia University – “Inference by Stochastic Optimization: A Freelunch Bootstrap”

4/17: Robert de Jong, Ohio State University – “The Autogressive Sign Process”

4/24: Max Farrell, Chicago Booth – “Deep Learning for Estimation and Inference”

5/1: Ulrich Hounyo, SUNY Albany – “Estimating the Variance of a Combined Forecast: Bootstrap-Based Approach”

9/20: Lixiong Li, Johns Hopkins University – “Identification of Structural and Counterfactual Parameters in a Large Class of Structural Econometric Models”

10/4: Debopam Bhattacharya, University of Cambridge – “The Empirical Content of Discrete Choice Models ”

10/25: Anna Bykhovskaya, UW-Madison – “The Evolution of Networks: Prediction and Estimation”

11/1: Robert de Jong, Ohio State University- “The Autoregressive Sign Process” CANCELED

11/8: Tiemen Woutersen, University of Arizona – “Increasing the Power of Moment-based Tests”

11/15: Vira Semenova,University of California- Berkeley – “Machine Learning for Set-Identified Linear Models”

11/22: Guillaume Pouliot, Harris School of Public Policy – “Instrumental Variables Quantile Regression with Multivariate Endogenous Variable”

12/6: Xinwei Ma, UCSD – “Robust Inference Using Inverse Probability Weighting”

3/1: HyunSeung Kang, UW- Madison

3/8: Konrad Menzel, NYU – “Bootstrap with Cluster-Dependence in Tow or More Dimensions”

4/19: Marcelo Moreira, Fundacao Getulio Vargas – “Optimal Invariant Tests in an Instrumental Variables Regression With Heteroskedastic and Autocorrelated Errors”

4/26: Gregory Cox, Columbia University – “A Simple Unformly Valid Test for Inequalitites”