Department of Economics

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

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Past Seminar Series

   
 
Past Seminars
IO Workshops
Micro Workshops
Macro Brown Bag
SET 2007
SET 2008
APESA 2008
WMD 2009
2010 SAET Conference
2010 Asia Summer Institute in Behavioral Economics
2011 Asia Summer Institute in Behavioral Economics
2012 Asia Summer Institute in Behavioral Economics
Health Econometrics Symposium
Port Economics 2011
Port Economics 2012
Port Economics 2013
AEI Workshop
Admin Data Conference [ 1 ] [ 2 ]
 

Semester 1, 2012/2013


Date
Topic
Speaker
Aug 2
Thu
Costly Contracts and Consumer Credit James MacGee
University of Western Ontario
Aug 10
FRI
Becker Meets Ricardo: Multisector Matching with Social and Cognitive Skills Aloysius Siow
University of Toronto
Aug 21
Tue
The Folk Theorem in Repeated Games with Private Monitoring Takuo Sugaya
Stanford University
Aug 22
WED
Betrayal in the Brain: Behavioral and Neural Correlates of Betrayal Aversion Daniel Houser
George Mason University
Aug 23
Thu
Relational Contracts, Efficiency Wages, and Employment Dynamics Yuk-fai Fong
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Aug 28
Tue
Transnational Household Finance: A Field Experiment on the Cross-Border Impacts of Financial Education for Migrant Workers Dean Yang
University of Michigan
Sep 11
Tue
Competitive Economy As A Ranking Device Over
Networks
Ehud Lehrer
Tel-Aviv University
Sep 13
Thu
Behavioral Implications of Shortlisting Procedures Christopher J. Tyson
University of London
Sep 18
Tue
The Good, the Bad, and the Civil Society Che Jiahua
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Sep 19
WED
Reputation and Securitization Keiichi Kawai
The University of Queensland
Sep 20
Thu
Market Feature not Market Failure


- Joint BSP & Economics Seminar; 12.30 - 1.30 pm
Adam Brandenburger
Goh Keng Swee Professor, NUS &
J.P. Valles Professor of Business Economics and
Strategy, New York University
Sep 25
Tue
Flexibility, specialization and individual productivity: Evidence from Call Center data Guido Friebel
Goethe University
Sep 26
WED
Ramadan School Holidays as a Natural Experiment: Impacts of Seasonality on School Enrollment Rates in Bangladesh Abu Shonchoy
Institute of Developing Economies (IDE), JETRO
Sep 27
Thu
Confidence and Overconfidence in Political Economy Erik Snowberg
California Institute of Technology
Sep 28
FRI
Coase meets Tarski: New Insights from Coase's Theory of the Firm John Stachurski
Australian National University
Oct 2
Tue
Exchange rate pass-through and its impact on inflation: A comparative study for Australia, China and India with disaggregated data Shrabani Saha
Edith Cowan University
Oct 4
Thu

Manipulative Disclosure

Claudio Mezzetti
The University of Melbourne
Oct 9
Tue
Experimental Implementations and Robustness of Fully
Revealing Equilibria in Multidimensional Cheap Talk
Joseph Tao-yi Wang
National Taiwan University
Oct 10
WED
The Economics of Network Neutrality Benjamin E. Hermalin
University of California, Berkeley
Oct 11
Thu

Promotion Incentives in the Public Sector: Evidence from Chinese Schools

Albert Park
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Oct 16
Tue

Optimal Discovery under Strategic Delay of Settlement

Frances Zhiyun Xu
University of Hong Kong
Oct 18
Thu

Covariate Unit Root Test for Cross-Sectionally Dependent Panel Data

Eiji Kurozumi
Hitotsubashi University
Oct 23
Tue
Robust Virtual Implementation with Almost Complete Information Takashi Kunimoto
Hitotsubashi University
Oct 25
Thu
Our Daughter, Our Wealth: Long Term Financial Incentives For Female Children in India Joanne Yoong
Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, NUS
Oct 30
Tue
Allocative Efficiency, Mark-ups, and the Welfare Gains from Trade Hsu Wen-Tai
Department of Economics, NUS
Nov 1
Thu
Existence of equilibria in countable games: an algebraic approach Marco Scarsini
Singapore University of Technology and Design
Nov 6
Tue
Adjustment of the real exchange rates in and out of the Eurozone Martin Berka
Victoria University of Wellington
Nov 8
Thu

On Uniform Inference in Nonlinear Models with Endogeneity

Shakeeb Khan
Duke University
Nov 15
Thu

Fiscal Policy as a Stabilization Tool 

Antonio Fatas
INSEAD
Nov 20
Tue
Estimation in Functional Linear Quantile Regression Kengo Kato
Hiroshima University
Nov 22
Thu
Fiscal consolidation through spending cuts and its effects on output and unemployment Evi Pappa
European University Institute
Nov 27
Tue
Balanced Budget, Patterns of Aggregate Fluctuations and an Overlapping Generations Model with Externalities Yoichi Gokan
Ritsumeikan University
Nov 28
WED

Misconceptions of Chance: Evidence from an Integrated Experiment

- Joint CBE & Economics Seminar -

Mathew Rabin
University of California, Berkeley
Nov 29
Thu
The Power of Whispers: A Theory of Rumor, Communication and Revolution Heng Chen
University of Hong Kong
Dec 4
Tue
Generating Growth in Microenterprises: Experimental Evidence on Capital, Labour and Training Interventions Suresh de Mel
University of Peradeniya
Dec 5
WED
Evolutionary games in Wright's island model: kin selection meets evolutionary game theory Hisashi Ohtsuki
Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI)
Dec 6
Thu
Asymptotic Refinements of a Misspecification-Robust Bootstrap for GMM Estimators SeoJeong (Jay) Lee
University of New South Wales
Dec 6
Thu
Deterministic Single Object Auctions with Private Values Debasis Mishra
Indian Statistical Institute
Dec 17
MON
Electoral Engineering: One Man, One Vote Bid Jacob Goeree
University of Zürich
Dec 18
Tue
Private Externalities and Environmental Public Goods: Politico-economic Consequences Timothy Kam
Australian National University