Seminars and Research
Empirical-Microeconomics Workshop 2014-2015
The seminar series are supported by the generosity of Vanderbilt alumni K. Terry Dornbush (BA ’55), Joe L. Roby (BA ’61), and Douglas Grey (BE ’83)
Empirical-Microeconomics Workshop coordinator: Tong Li
All seminars will take place in Calhoun Hall, room 218 from 4:00-5:20pm (unless otherwise noted). All spring seminars will take place in 109 Calhoun Hall..
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Andrea Moro, Vanderbilt University
"Do Female Executives Make a Difference? The Impact of Female Leadership on Gender Gaps and Firm Performance"
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Donna Gilleskie, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
"Disentangling the Contemporaneous and Life-Cycle Effects of Body Mass on Earnings" (with Euna Han and Edward Norton)
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Yinghua He, Toulouse School of Economics
"Incentivizing Schooling with the College Dream: Evidence from China’s College Expansion"
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Georgia Kosmopoulou, University of Oklahoma
"Strategic Bidding and Contract Renegotiation" by Hojin Jung, Georgia Kosmopoulou, Carlos Lamarche and Richard Sicotte
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Robert Hammond, North Carolina State University
Thursday, March 26, 2014
Jorge Balat, Johns Hopkins University
Thursday, April 9, 2014
Federico Zincenko, University of Pittsburgh