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Seminars: Labor Economics

Program Organizer: Fran Blau

The workshop meets on Mondays from 11:40 am until 1:00 pm in Room 115 Ives Hall unless otherwise noted. There may be other meetings and/or other times, particularly when speakers are joint with another group. For information on paper availability and the workshop distribution list, please contact RuthAnn Heath at 607-255-2068 or rh363@cornell.edu.

Spring 2016

Mon, March 07, 2016 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Caroline Hoxby
Stanford University
Joint Labor Economics, Policy Analysis & Management, and Public Economics Workshop - Caroline Hoxby
"Computing the Return on Investment for American Postsecondary Institutions"
Tue, March 08, 2016 4:30 pm
305 Ives Hall
Caroline Hoxby
Stanford University
George Staller Lecture - Caroline Hoxby
"Expanding College Opportunities and American Meritocracy"
Fri, March 11, 2016 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Jeffrey Smith
University of Michigan
Senior Recruitment Seminar - Jeffrey Smith
"Does Federally-Funded Job Training Work? Nonexperimental Estimates of WIA Training Impacts Using Longitudinal Data on Workers and Firms (joint with Fredrik Andersson, Harry Holzer, Julia Lane and David Rosenblum)"
Mon, March 14, 2016 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Supreet Kaur
Columbia University
Joint Labor Economics, Behavioral Economics, and Development Workshop- Supreet Kaur
"The Morale Effects of Pay Inequality"
Mon, March 21, 2016 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Joseph Altonji
Yale University
Joint Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, and Econometrics Workshop - Joseph Altonji
"Marriage Dynamics, Earnings Dynamics, and Lifetime Family Income"
Thu, April 07, 2016 11:40 am
111 Ives Hall
David Autor
MIT
Joint Labor Economics and Policy Analysis & Management Workshop - David Autor
"The Fragile Y Effect: Family Disadvantage and the Gender Gap in Behavioral and Educational Outcomes"
Tue, April 12, 2016 4:30 pm
105 Ives Hall
Parag Pathak
MIT
Frank Knight Lecture - Parag Pathak
"Improving Opportunities for Public Education: Recent Lessons from Urban School Reforms"
Mon, April 18, 2016 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Amalia Miller
University of Virginia
CANCELLED/Joint Labor Economics and Policy Analysis & Management Workshop - Amalia Miller
Mon, April 18, 2016 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Simon Grölach
University College London
Labor Economics Workshop, Simon Grölach
"Borrowing Constraints, Migrant Selection, and the Dynamics of Return and Repeat Migration"
Mon, April 25, 2016 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
David Deming
Harvard University
Joint Labor Economics, Policy Analysis & Management, and Public Economics Workshop - David Deming
"The Growing Importance of Social Skills in the Labor Market"
Mon, May 02, 2016 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Patricia Cortes
Boston University
Joint Labor Economics and Policy Analysis & Management Workshop - Patricia Cortes
"When Time Binds: Returns to Working Long Hours and the Gender Wage Gap among the Highly Skilled"
Mon, May 09, 2016 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Erik Hurst
University of Chicago
Joint Labor Economics and Macroeconomics Workshop - Erik Hurst
"The Allocation of Talent and U.S. Economic Growth"