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Semester 2, 2012/2013


Date
Topic
Speaker
Jan 7
MON
Lemon Or Peach?: A Dynamic Trading Process Under Asymmetric Information Akihiko Matsui
University of Tokyo
Jan 10
Thu
A Dynamic Mechanism Design for Scheduling with Different Lengths of Use Ryuji Sano
Osaka University
Jan 11
FRI
Understanding Stable Matchings:  A Non-Cooperative Approach Yosuke Yasuda
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
Jan 14
MON
Neuroeconomics: The Neurobiology of Decision
- Joint Economics & Psychology Seminar
Paul Glimcher
New York University
Jan 15
Tue
Information aggregation in a large two-stage market game Tai-Wei Hu
Northwestern University
Jan 15
Tue
Firms, Destinations, and Aggregate Fluctuations Dr Julian di Giovanni
International Monetary Fund
Jan 17
Thu
Fuel Mix and Air Quality during the 2009-2011 Natural Experiments in the São Paulo Metropolitan Area
- Joint BSP-Economics Job Market Seminar

Dr Alberto SALVO
Kellogg School of Management
Department of Management Strategy
Northwestern University

Jan 21
Mon
Education and Labor Market Outcomes of Malaysia's Affirmative Action Policies EeCheng ONG
Brown University
Jan 22
Tue
On the Role of Productivity in Economic Structure and Development

Yu SUN
George Washington University

Jan 23
Wed
An Information-Based Theory of International Currency Cathy ZHANG
University of California, Irvine
Jan 24
Thu

Assessing the Effects of Large-Scale Asset Purchases in a Zero-Interest-Rate Environment through the Lens of DSGE and VAR Models

Han CHEN
University of Pennsylvania
Jan 29
Tue
Personal Bankruptcy Reform, Credit Availability, and Financial Distress Hamid BOUSTANIFAR
Stockholm School of Economics
Jan 30
Wed
Getting Parents Involved: A Field Experiment in Deprived Schools Nina GUYON
Paris School of Economics
Jan 31
Thu
Transit buses and fetal health: An evaluation of bus pollution policies in New York City Nicole NGO
Columbia University
Feb 1
Fri
Predictive Quantile Regression with Persistent Covariates Ji Hyung LEE
Yale University
Feb 1
Fri
Chinese Microblogs and Drug Quality Bei QIN
Stockholm University
Feb 4
Mon
The Effects of Human Capital Depreciation on Occupational Gender Segregation Hsueh-Hsiang (Cher) LI
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Feb 5
Tue

Continuous Beta, Discontinuous Beta, and the Cross-Section of Expected Stock Returns

Sophia Zhengzi LI
University of Michigan
Feb 5
Tue
Incomplete Information in Job Search: Evidence from a Field Experiment in the Philippines Emily A. BEAM
University of Michigan
Feb 6
Wed
Sovereign Default and Cheap Talk Yasin Kursat ONDER
Georgetown University
Feb 7
Thu
Improving Educational Quality through Enhancing Community Participation: Results from a Randomized Field Experiment in Indonesia Arya GADUH
University of Southern California
Feb 8
Fri
Limit Theory for Multivariate Linear Diffusion Estimation Xiaohu WANG
Singapore Management University
Feb 8
Fri
Bundling and Nonlinear Pricing in Telecommunications Yao LUO
Pennsylvania State University
Feb 13
Wed
Contagion of Sovereign Default Risk: the Role of Two Financial Frictions JungJae PARK
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Feb 28
Thu
Sunk Cost Fallacy in Driving the World's Costliest Cars Ivan Png
NUS Department of Strategy & Policy, Economics and Information Systems
Mar 5
Tue

The Cyclicality of Search Intensity in a Competitive Search Model

Paul Gomme
Concordia University
Mar 06
WED
The Effects of Elderly Employment Stabilization Law on Labor Supply and Employment Status Ayako Kondo
Hosei University
Mar 7
Thu
Dynamic Markets for Lemons: Performance, Liquidity, and Policy Intervention John Wooders
University of Technology Sydney
Mar 08
FRI
Identification and Estimation of Dynamic Factor Models Peng Wang
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Mar 14
Thu

Informational Frictions, Induced Uncertainty, and Aggregate Wealth Accumulation.

Yulei Luo
University of Hong Kong
Mar 15
FRI
The Composition of Knowledge in a Path-dependent World Nan Li
International Monetary Fund
Mar 19
Tue
Stand and Deliver: Long-Term Effects of Urban Charter Schools on Student Achievement and Educational Attainment Susan Dynarski
University of Michigan
Mar 20
WED
How Do Exporters Respond to Antidumping Investigations? Lu Yi
NUS, Department of Economics
Mar 21
Thu
Sieve Inference on Possibly Misspecifi…ed Semi-nonparametric Time Series Models Yixiao Sun
University of California, San Diego
Mar 22
FRI
Urban Accounting and Welfare Klaus Desmet
Universidad Carlos III
Mar 25
MON
Testing the Unconfoundedness Assumption via Inverse Probability Weighted Estimators of (L)ATT Yu-Chin Hsu
Academia Sinica
Mar 28
Thu
Production Staging: Measurement and Facts Thibault Fally
University of Colorado-Boulder
Apr 2
Tue
Modeling Maximum Entropy Distributions for Financial Returns by Moment Combination and Selection Yi-Ting Chen
Academia Sinica
Apr 4
Thu

Human Accomplishment and The British Industrial Revolution: The Role of Disease, Great Scientists And Human Capital in British Growth Since 1270

Jakob B. Madsen
Monash University
Apr 5
FRI
Subjective Performance Feedback, Employee Turnover and Renegotiation‐Proof Contracts Chen Bin
Sun Yat-Sen University
Apr 9
Tue
Bayesian Repeated Games Francoise Forges
Université Paris-Dauphine
Apr 11
Thu
Ranking Multidimensional Alternatives and Uncertain Prospects Philippe Mongin
HEC School of Management
Apr 16
Tue

Cross-Border Shopping: Do Consumers Respond to Taxes or Prices?

Sumit Agarwal
NUS Department of Finance and Real Estate
Apr 18
Thu

Dynamic Aspects of Family Transfers

Kathleen McGarry
University of California, Los Angeles
Apr 22
MON
Bilateral consistency and converse consistency in axiomatizations and implementation of thw nucleolus Chun-Hsien Yeh
Academia Sinica
Apr 23
Tue
Threshold Regression with Endogeneity Ping Yu
Auckland University
Apr 24
WED
Status and Income Inequality in a Knowledge Economy Peng Baochun
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Apr 25
Thu
Smooth Tests of Copula Specifications Lin Juan
NUS Risk Management Institute
Apr 26
FRI
An International Comparison of Altruism and Bequest Motives Charles Yuji Horioka
Osaka University
Apr 29
MON
Counterfactual Processing of Values in Private and Social Contexts Giorgio Coricelli
University of Southern California
Apr 30
Tue

Bequest Motives and the Choice to Self-Insure Late-Life Risks

Lee Lockwood
Northwestern University
May 2
Thu

Forward Induction when Players are Collectives

Kim-Sau Chung
University of Minnesota
May 3
FRI
From Who to Whom? In Search of FDI Spillovers through Horizontal and Vertical Linkages Chia-Hui Lu
City University of Hong Kong
May 7
Tue

Mandate and Paternalism: A Theory of Large Elections

Priscilla Man

University of Queensland

May 9
Thu

Commute Costs and Labor Supply: Evidence from a Satellite Campus

Shihe Fu
Xiamen University
May 16
Thu
Bubbly Collateral and Economic Activity Alberto Martin
CREI and Universitat Pompeu Fabra
May 21
Tue
The Effect of Beijing's Driving Restrictions on Pollution and Economic Activity (joint with Shihe Fu)
- Joint BSP & Economics Seminar
Brian Viard
Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
May 29
WED

Cooperation and Conflict in Common Agency Games with General Preferences

Toshiyuki Hirai
University of Toyama
Jun 13
Thu

Interdependent Preferences and Strategic Distinguishability

Satoru Takahashi
NUS Department of Economics
Jun 27
Thu
The Generalized Random Priority Mechanism with Budgets Tadashi Hashimoto
Stanford University
Jul 2
Tue
2-3:30 pm
A Theory of Bankruptcy Stays
- NUS Finance Cluster: Interdisciplinary Speaker Series
Darrell Duffie
Stanford University and NUS
Jul 16
Tue

Top Trading Cycles under General Capacities: A Characterization

Qianfeng Tang

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics