Juli Plant Grainger Public Workshop

Important note:

The Public Economics Workshop meets Tuesdays at 3:45 pm in Room 7142 Social Sciences
Faculty organizer: Matt Wiswall

*Please note the Public Workshops have moved from Room 8417 to Room 7142 for the Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 semesters.

Date Speaker Institution Presentation Title
9/13 Itzik Fadlon UC San Diego Measuring Valuation of Liquidity with Penalized Withdrawals
9/20 Lee Lockwood University of Virginia Health Insurance Increases Financial Risk
9/27 Helen Levy Michigan The Impact of Eligibility for Medicaid versus Subsidized Private Health Insurance on Medical Spending, Self-Reported Health, and Public Program Participation
10/04 Hae-Young Hong UW-Madison Estimating the Distribution of Elasticity of Medical Expenditure Using a Notch in Out-of-Pocket Cost
10/11 Long Hong UW-Madison Coworker sorting, learning, and wage inequality
10/18 Tomas Larroucau ASU Dynamic College Admissions
10/25 Elise Marifian UW-Madison Selling the American Dream: The Effects of Advertising on Enrollment at Less-Selective Colleges
11/01 Nathan Seegert Utah TBD
11/08 Silvia Vannutelli Northwestern TBD
11/15 Pengpeng Xiao Duke TBD
11/29 Luca Flabbi University of North Carolina TBD
12/06 Andreas Kostol ASU WP Carey School of Business TBD
12/13 Ami Ko Georgetown TBD
Date Speaker Institution Presentation Title
9/14/2021 Dartmouth
The Effects of Urban Renewal Programs on Gentrification and Inequality
9/21/2021 Michigan Evaluating Minimum Taxes and Tax Harmonization
9/28/2021 UW-Madison
Selection in Disability Insurance
10/5/2021 Berkeley Equilibrium Effects of Food Labeling Policies
10/19/2021 UW-Madison Optimal Taxation of Families over the Life Cycle
10/26/2021 MIT Sloan  Efficiency in Household Decision Making: Evidence from the Retirement Savings of US Couples
11/2/2021 FRB NY The Work-Leisure Trade-off: Identifying the Heteroogeneity
11/9/2021 Univ of Virginia Air Pollution and Economic Opportunity in the United States
11/30/21 Pope, Nolan Univ of Maryland Making Teaching Last: Long-Run Value-Added
12/7/21 Mukherjee, Anita UW-Madison Set it and Forget it? Financing Retirement in an Age of Defaults
Date Speaker Institution Presentation Title
3/2 Columbia
3/9 Dartmouth
3/16 Princeton
Local Economic and Political Effects of Trade Deals: Evidence from NAFTA
3/22 (Monday) Bocconi
4/6 (begins at 5.45 pm) University of New South Wales
4/13 University of Western Ontario
4/19 (Monday at 11 am) University College London
4/26 (Monday at 11 am) Aarhus
5/11 Purdue
Teacher Performance Pay in the United States: Incidence and Adult Outcomes (co-authored with Kevin Mumford)
Date Speaker Institute Presentation Title
09/15 Amherst College
09/29 Dartmouth College
10/06 Stanford
Subsidy Targeting with Market Power
10/13 UW-Madison
Employee-Side Discrimination: Beliefs and Preferences
10/20 UW-Madison
Place-Based College Admission, Migration and the Spatial Distribution of Human Capital: Evidence from China
10/27 University of Michigan
You Can't Handle the Truth: The Effects of the GI Bill on Higher Education and Earnings
11/03 University of Rochester
11/09 (Monday, at noon) University of Oxford
11/17 UC-Berkeley
Spillovers from voluntary employer minimum wages (joint with Clemens Noelke and David Weil)
11/23 (Monday at noon) LSE
12/7 (Monday at noon) Erasmus University
Date Speaker Institution Presentation Title
3/10 University of Michigan
3/24 University of Michigan Corporate Taxation and the Distribution of Income
3/31 University of Rochester
4/7 Georgetown University
4/14 University of Arizona
4/21 Harvard
4/28 Stanford
5/5 UCLA
Date Speaker Institution Presentation Title
9/10 University of Washington The Welfare Costs of Gross Receipts Taxes
9/17 Washington University STL What Accounts for the Racial Gap in Time Allocation and Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital?
9/24 Cornell Discrete Choice under Risk with Limited Consideration
10/1 Stanford The Contribution of High-Skilled Immigrants to Innovation in the United States
10/8 UCSD Field of Study in High School and Career Outcomes
10/15 UW-Madison Sorting into Neighborhoods: The Role of Minimum lot Sizes
10/22 Brown University Subways and Urban Air Pollution
10/29 University of Chicago Beyond Health: The Welfare Effects of Disability Insurance
11/5 UW-Milwaukee Genetic Endowments, Income Dynamics, and Wealth Accumulation Over the Life-Cycle
11/12 Aarhus University
11/19 Vanderbilt Who Benefits from Federal Welfare Spending? Evidence from the Introduction of Progressive Cost Sharing
12/3 UC- Berkeley
Date Speaker Institution Presentation Title
3/5 Federal Reserve Bank Do Consumer Beliefs about Credit Conditions Predict Car Purchases?
4/9 Duke Housing Discrimination and the Pollution Exposure Gap in the United States
4/16 University of Michigan Closing the Gap: The Effect of a Targeted, Tuition-Free Promise on College Choices of High-Achieving, Low-Income Students
4/23 University of Toronto An Empirical Framework for Matching with Imperfect Competition
4/30 University of Michigan Firm-Level Responses to Immigration: the Extensive Margin