Juli Plant Grainger Industrial Organization Workshop

Important note:

All Spring 2021 seminars will be hosted on a virtual platform.

The IO Workshop meets Wednesdays at 3.30 pm in 7142 Social Sciences

Speaker: Frank Verboven, University of Leuven (Please note: This seminar will begin at 11 am)
Presentation Title: “Private Monopoly and Restricted Entry – Evidence from the Notary Profession

Speaker: Milena Almagro, Chicago Booth
Presentation Title: “Location Sorting and Endogenous Amenities: Evidence from Amsterdam”

Speaker: Julie Mortimer, Boston College
Presentation Title: Presentation Title: “Impacts of legacy discounts in the market for national television advertising”, joint with Sylvia Hristakeva

Speaker: John Lazarev, University of Pennsylvania
Presentation Title: “Quantifying Delay Propagation in Airline Networks” (joint with Liyu Dou and Jakub Kastl)

4/21 (Please Note: This seminar will begin at 12 pm)
Speaker: Fernando Luco, Texas A&M
Presentation Title: “Vertical Structure and Market (Dis)integration: Evidence from the Chilean Stock Market” (joint with Cristián Figueroa, Boston College)

4/28 (Please Note: This seminar will begin at 11 am)
Speaker: Alessandro Iaria,  University of Bristol
Presentation Title: “An Empirical Model of Quantity Discounts with Large Choice Sets” joint with Ao Wang

Speaker: Amanda Starc, Northwestern Kellogg
Presentation Title: “Does Entry Remedy Collusion? Evidence from the Generic Prescription Drug Cartel.”

10/14:Joint Industrial Organization & University of Wisconsin Workshop with Alon Eizenberg
Website: http://www.economics.cornell.edu/workshops

Alon Eizenberg, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Presentation Title : Estimating the Potential Effect of Multi-Market Contact on the Intensity of Competition
(joint w/Dalia Shilian & Daniel D. Blanga)

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10/15: Diwakar Raisingh, UW-Madison (Thursday, 4 – 5.30 pm)
Presentation Title: “The Effect of Pre-announcements on Participation and Bidding in Dynamic Auctions”
Job Market Practice Talk

10/20: Phoebe Tian, UW-Madison (Tuesday, 4 – 5.30 pm)
Presentation Title: “The Role of Long-Term Contracting in Business Lending”
Job Market Practice Talk

10/21: Chen Zheng, UW-Madison (Wednesday, 3.30 – 5 pm)
Presentation Title: “Unintended Consequences of Policy Interventions: Evidence from Home Affordable Refinance Program”
Job Market Practice Talk

10/22: Dan McLeod, UW-Madison (Thursday, 4- 5.30 pm)
Presentation Title:  “Structural Remedies During Recession in the Airline Industry: Are Economies of Density Strong Enough?”
Job Market Practice Talk

10/23: Renata Gaineddenova, UW-Madison (Friday, 3.30 – 5 pm)
Job Market Practice Talk

10/27: Andrey Zubanov, UW-Madison (Tuesday, 4 – 5.30 pm)
Presentation Title: “The TV Advertising Market: Demographic Segmentation and the Impact of Viewership Decline”
Job Market Practice Talk

10/28: Jihye Jeon, Boston University
Presentation Title: “Endogenous Information and Simplifying Insurance Choice”
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10/29: Lu Liao, UW-Madison (Thursday, 4- 5.30 pm)
Presentation Title: “Advertising Incentives of National Brands against Private Labels”
Job Market Practice Talk

11/11: Laura Grigolon, University of Mannheim
Presentation Title: “Stigma as a Barrier to Adoption of Innovation”

11/18: Nicola Pavanini, Tilburg University
Presentation Title:  “The Value of “New” and “Old” Intermediation in Online Debt Crowdfunding”

3/4: Gautam Gowrisankaran, NBER – “Reclassification Risk in the Small Group Health Insurance Market”

3/11: Thomas Holmes, University of Minnesota – “Alliances and Scale Economies in Ocean Shipping”

3/25: Giovanni Compiani, UC-Berkeley – “A Method to Estimate Discrete Choice Models that is Robust to Consumer Search”

4/8: Julie Mortimer, Boston College

4/15: Pierre Dubois, Toulouse School of Economics – “Bargaining and International Reference Pricing in the Pharmaceutical Industry”

4/22: Jihye Jeon, Boston University

4/29: John Lazarev, UPenn

5/6: Alon Eizenberg, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

9/11: Marc Rysman, Boston University – “Demand for Performance Goods: Import Quotas in the Chinese Movie Market”

10/9: Robert Town, UT-Austin – “Optimal  Managed Competition Subsidies”

10/16: Ying Fan, University of Michigan – “Firms and Collective Reputation: a Study of the Volkswagen Emissions Scandal”

10/23: Giulia Brancaccio, Cornell – “Efficiency in Decentralized Transport Markets”

10/30: Yue Qiu, UW-Madison

11/13: Yu Ding, UW-Madison – “Consolidation for Cost Savings? Hospital Mergers and Service Repositioning”

11/20: CANCELED Adam Smith, UW-Madison – “Product Visibility on Digital Goods Platforms”

12/4: Ignacio Cuesta, Stanford – at special time, 4:00-5:30 p.m. “Price Regulation in Credit Markets: A Trade-off between Consumer Protection and Credit Access”

12/11: Christopher Neilson, Princeton – at special time, 4:00-5:30 p.m. “Approximating the Equilibrium Effects of Informed School Choice”

3/13: Adam Dearing, Ohio State University – “Pseudo-Value Functions and Closed-Form CCP Estimation of Dynamic Discrete Choice Models”

3/27: Alejandro Molnar, Vanderbilt “The Marginal Congestion of a Taxi in New York City”

4/3: Joel Waldfogel, University of Minnesota – “Personalized Pricing on Campus”

4/10: Andrew Sweeting, University of Maryland – “Dynamic Oligopoly Pricing with Asymmetric Information”

4/17: Dan Goetz, University of Toronto – “Dynamic Bargaining and Scale Effects in the Broadband Industry”

4/24: Lauren Bergquist, University of Michigan – “Pass-through, Competition, and Entry in Agricultural Markets: Experimental Evidence from Kenya”

5/1: Brad Larsen, Stanford

5/13: Daniel Xu, Duke: “Notching R&D Investment with Corporate Income Tax Cuts in China”