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2010-2011 Marcel-Dagenais Econometrics and Macroeconomics Seminars

2010-2011 Marcel-Dagenais Econometrics and Macroeconomics Seminars
joint with the Département de sciences économiques, Université de Montréal & CIRANO
room : C-6149 (Pavillon Lionel-Groulx, 3150, rue Jean-Brillant)
Organizers : Sílvia Gonçalves (514 343-6556) and Baris Kaymak (514 343-2398)


Thursday, May 12, 2011
Federico Bugni (Duke Univ.)

Distortions of Asymptotic Confidence Size in Locally Misspecified Moment Inequality Models

Thursday, April 28, 2011
Stefan Hoderlein (Boston College)
On the Role of Time in Nonseparable Panel Data Models

Thursday, April 28, 2011
Alice Schoonbrodt (Univ. of Southampton)
Property Rights and Efficiency in OLG Models with Endogenous Fertility

Thursday, April 21, 2011
Patrick Francois (Univ. of British Columbia)
One Kind of Democracy Jeudi 7 avril / Thursday, April 7, 2011
Nicole Fortin (Univ. of British Columbia)
Occupational Tasks and Changes in the Wage Structure

Thursday, March 31, 2011
Federico Bandi (Johns Hopkins Carey Business School)
Nonparametric Nonstationary Autoregression and Nonparametric Cointegrating Regression : Automated Bandwidth Selection

Wednesday, March 16, 2011
M. Hashem Pesaran (Univ. of Cambridge)
On Identification of Bayesian DSGE Models

Thursday, March 17, 2011
Vadim Marmer (Univ. of British Columbia)
Weak Identification in Fuzzy Regression Discontinuity Design

Thursday, December 9, 2010 (Université de Montréal, 3200 Jean-Brillant, B-4295)
Yongseok Shin (Washington Univ. in St. Louis)
Lifetime Labor Supply and Human Capital Investment

Thursday, December 2, 2010
Ke-li Xu (Texas A&M Univ.)
Estimation and Inference of Discontinuity in Density

Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Julio Rotemberg (Stanford Univ.)
A Behavioral Model of Depositary Institutions and its Implications for their Regulation

Thursday, November 25, 2010
Yan Bai (Arizona State Univ.)
Demand Shocks like Productivity Shocks

Thursday, November 18, 2010
Paul Beaudry (Univ. of British Columbia) 
How Much is Employment Increased by Cutting Labor Costs? Estimating the Elasticity of Job Creation

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Guido Kuersteiner (Georgetown Univ.)
Limit Theory for Panel Data Models with Cross Sectional Dependence and Sequential Exogeneity

Thursday, November 11, 2010
Lance Lochner (Univ. of Western Ontario)
Post-Secondary Attendance by Parental Income : Comparing the U.S. and Canada 

Thursday, November 4, 2010
Iourii Manovskii (Univ. of Pennsylvania)
Search Frictions and Wage Dispersion

Thursday, October 28, 2010
John Maheu (Toronto Univ.)
Bayesian Semiparametric Multivariate GARCH Modeling

Thursday, October 21, 2010
Daniele Coen-Pirani (Univ. of Pittsburgh)
Agglomeration Externalities and the Dynamics of Firm Location Choices

Friday, October 15, 2010 (Université de Montréal, 3200 Jean-Brillant, B-4220)
Yongsung Chang (Univ. of Rochester)
Labor-Market Heterogeneity, Aggregation, and the Lucas Critique

Thursday, October 14, 2010
Natalia Sizova (Rice Univ.)
Long-Horizon Return Regressions with Historical Volatility?

Thursday, September 30, 2010
Sorawoot Srisuma (London School of Economics)
Minimum Distance Estimation for a Class of Markov Decision Processes

Thursday, September 23, 2010
Jinhun Bai (Georgetown Univ.)
Government Purchases over the Business Cycle : The Role of Economic and Political Inequality

Thursday, September 16, 2010
Kevin Song (Univ. of Pennsylvania)
Robust Estimation of Some Nonregular Parameters

Thursday, September 2, 2010
Nour Meddahi (Toulouse School of Economics)
Many Small Jumps or Fat Tails? The Near Jump-Diffusion Paradigm

 

 

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