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Economics Department-Wide Seminars


Occasionally, the Economics Department hosts a seminar that is of interest to scholars across disciplines.  Seminars sponsored by the Hightower Fund are considered department-wide. All are invited to attend.

All department-wide seminars are held in the Rich Memorial Building, unless specifically stated otherwise.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

CANCELED

Akihiko Matsui, University of Tokyo
Topic: "Economy and Disability: A Game-Theoretic Approach"
1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Location: Rich 104
Host: In-Koo Cho
Hightower Fund Sponsored Seminar


Tuesday, April 14, 2020

CANCELED

Matthew Shum, California Institute of Technology
Topic: TBA
4:00 PM-5:15 PM 
Location: Rich 104
Host: Zhongjian Lin
Hightower Fund Sponsored Seminar

Co-sponsored by the Department of Quantitative Theory and Methods


Tuesday, April 21, 2020

CANCELED

Lung-Fei Lee, Ohio State University
Topic: TBA
4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Location: Rich 104
Host: Zhongjian Lin
Hightower Fund Sponsored Seminar


Thursday, April 23, 2020

CANCELED

Ariel Rubenstein, Tel Aviv University
Topic: "The Permissible and the Forbidden"
4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Location: Rich 104
Host: In-Koo Cho
Hightower Fund Sponsored Seminar

Fall 2019 Schedule

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Vikram Nanda, University of Texas, Dallas
Topic: "Institutional Brokerage Networks: Facilitating Liquidity Provision"
1:00 PM-2:15 PM 
Location: Rich 108
Host: John Kim
Hightower Fund Sponsored Seminar


Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Martin Weidner, University College London
Topic: "Identification and Estimation of Dynamic Panel Logit Models with Fixed Effects"
4:00 PM-5:15 PM
Location: Rich 103
Host: Essie Maasoumi


Thursday, October 24, 2019

Robert Stambaugh, University of Pennsylvania
Topic: "Skill and Fees in Active Management"
4:00 PM-5:00 PM 
Location: Rich 103
Host: John Kim
Hightower Fund Sponsored Seminar