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2009-2010 CIREQ-McGill Seminars

CIREQ-McGill Seminars 2009-2010
McGill University, 855 Sherbrooke West, Leacock 429

joint with the Department of Economics,McGill University


Vendredi 7 mai / Friday, May 7, 2010
Kazianga, Harounan (Oklahoma State Univ.)
School Feeding Programs and the Nutrition of Siblings: Evidence from a Randomized Trial in Rural Burkina Faso

Vendredi 30 avril / Friday, April 30, 2010
Villas-Boas, Miguel J. (Univ. of California, Berkeley)
Strategic Entry in Dynamic Markets

Vendredi 23 avril / Friday, April 23, 2010, Leacock 232
Akresh, Richard (Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
Armed Conflict and Schooling : Evidence from the 1994 Rwandan Genocide

Vendredi 9 avril / Friday, April 9, 2010
van Soest, Daan (Tilburg Univ.)
Optimal Contest Design When Shocks Are Skewed : Theory and Evidence from Lab and Field Experiments

Vendredi 26 mars / Friday, March 26, 2010
Hobijn, Bart (Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco)
Technology Adoption and Post-War Growth

Vendredi 19 mars / Friday, March 19, 2010
Luttmer, Erzo (Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco)
On the Mechanics of Firm Growth

Vendredi 12 mars / Friday, March 12, 2010
Clerides, Sofronis (Univ. of Cyprus)
Sales, Quantity Surcharge, and Consumer Inattention

Vendredi 5 mars / Friday, March 5, 2010
Violante, Gianluca (New York Univ.)
Redistributive Taxation in a Partial-Insurance Economy

Vendredi 12 février / Friday, February 12, 2010
Trandafir, Mircea (Univ. de Sherbrooke)
The Effect of Same-Sex Marriage Laws on Different-Sex Marriage : Evidence from the Netherlands

Vendredi 5 février / Friday, February 5, 2010
Stewart, Colin (Univ. of Toronto)
Communication, Timing, and Common Learning

Vendredi 4 décembre / Friday, December 4, 2009
Hyndman, Kyle (Southern Methodist Univ.)
On the Role of Information and Strategic Delay in Coordination Games : Theory and Experiment

Vendredi 27 novembre  13:30  Friday, November 27, 2009
Kazianga, Harounan (Oklahoma State Univ.)
School Feeding Programs and the Nutrition of Siblings : Evidence from a Randomized Trial in Rural Burkina Faso

Vendredi 20 novembre  13:30  Friday, November 20, 2009
Dolado, Juan José (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
On Gender Gaps and Self-Fulfilling Expectations : Theory, Policies and Some Empirical Evidence

Vendredi 13 novembre  13:30  Friday, November 13, 2009
Angrist, Joshua (MIT)
Accountability and Flexibility in Public Schools : New Evidence from Boston’s Charters and Pilots

Vendredi 6 novembre / Friday, November 6, 2009
Oreopoulos, Philip (Univ. of Toronto)
The Role of Simplification and Information in College Decisions : Results from the H&R Block FAFSA Experiment

Vendredi 30 octobre  13:30  Friday, October 30, 2009
Benjamin, Dwayne (Univ. of Toronto)
Evaluating the Impact of a Targeted Land Distribution Program : Evidence from Vietnam
Responsables : Franque Grimard (514-398-4847) & Sonia Laszlo (514-398-1924)

Jeudi 22 octobre / Thursday, October 22, 2009
Saint-Paul, Gilles (Univ. des Sciences Sociales, Toulouse)
Endogenous Indoctrination : Occupational Choice, the Evolution of Beliefs, and the Political Economy of Reform

Vendredi 16 octobre  13:30  Friday, October 16, 2009
Farber, Hank (Princeton Univ.)
Can Economics Explain Voter Turnout? Evidence from Union Representation Elections

Vendredi 9 octobre / Friday, October 9, 2009, Leacock 232
Fong, Yuk-Fai (Kellogg School of Management)
Relational Contracts, Limited Liability, and Employment Dynamics

Vendredi 25 septembre / Friday, September 25, 2009
Cheung, Ron (Florida State Univ.)
Voters Hold the Key : Lock-in, Mobility and the Portability of Property Tax Exemptions

Vendredi 11 septembre  10:00  Friday, September 11, 2009
Fujiwara, Kenji (Kwansei Gakuin Univ.)
Gains from Trade in a Hotelling Model of Differentiated Duopoly

 

 

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