Seminars and Workshops

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The Economics Department is pleased to announce our upcoming seminars. There are three distinct tracks: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, and Econometrics. We also occasionally hold department-wide seminars.

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The Economics Department is pleased to announce our upcoming econometrics seminars. Unless specifically stated otherwise, all econometrics seminars are held on Tuesdays from 4:00 pm-5:30 pm in the Math & Science Center N302. 

Spring 2018

Thursday, February 1, 2018, 12:00 pm-1:30 pm*

Steven Durlauf
University of Chicago
Topic: "Understanding the Great Gatsby Curve"

Host: Essie Maasoumi

Location: Modern Languages Building Room 201

*Cosponsored event with the Institute for Quantitative Theory and Methods (QuantM)

Monday, March 5, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Ignacio N. Lobato
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México
Topic: "A Simple Specification Test for Conditional Restrictions Models with Constructed Instruments"

Host: David Jacho-Chavez

Location: Rich 211*

*Note: Alternative room location

Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Ba Chu
Carleton University
Topic: "A Model-free Test of Independence Between Two Weakly Dependent Stationary Multivariate Time Series"

Host: David Jacho-Chavez

Location: Math & Science Center W507*

*Note: Alternative room location

Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm - CANCELLED

Yonghong An
Texas A&M University
Topic: "Dynamic Decisions under Subjective Expectations: A Structural Analysis"

Host: Zhongjian Lin

Location: Math & Science Center N302

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Yanqin Fan
University of Washington
Topic: "On Rank Estimators in Increasing Dimensions"

Host: Zhongjian Lin

Location: Rich 329A*

*Note location change.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Xiaoxia Shi
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Topic: TBA

Host: Ruixuan Liu

Location: Math & Science Center N302

The Economics Department is pleased to announce our upcoming macroeconomics seminars. Please note that times and locations vary.

For a listing of the Atlanta Federal Reserve Seminars, please visit this page. For driving directions to the Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank, click here.

Spring 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018, 11:30 am-1:00 pm

Sevin Yeltekin
Carnegie Mellon University
Topic: TBA

Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Thursday, March 8, 2018, 11:30 am-1:00 pm

Bariş Kaymak
University of Montreal
Topic: TBA

Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Thursday, March 16, 2018, 11:30 am-1:00 pm

Arlene Wong
Princeton University
Topic: TBA

Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm - CANCELLED

Guillermo Ordonez
University of Pennsylvania
Topic: "A Walrasian Theory of Sovereign Debt Auctions with Asymmetric Information"

Host: Nels Lind

Location: Math & Science Center N302

Thursday, March 29, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Jules van Binsbergen
University of Pennsylvania
Topic: "Regulation of Charlatans in High-skill Professions"

Host: John Kim

Location: Math & Science Center N302

Thursday, April 5, 2018, 11:30 am-1:00 pm

Youchang Wu
University of Oregon
Topic: "Production Networks and Stock Returns: The Role of Vertical Creative Destruction"

Host: John Kim

Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Thursday, April 12, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm - CANCELLED

Martin Schneider
Stanford University

Host: Nels Lind

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm - CANCELLED

Alejandro Justiniano
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Topic: TBA

Host: Nelson Lind

Location: Math & Science Center N302

Thursday, May 3, 2018, 11:30 am-1:00 pm

Jianjun Miao
Boston University
Topic: TBA

Host: Kaiji Chen

Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Thursday, May 10, 2018, 11:30 am-1:00 pm

Dirk Krueger
University of Pennsylvania
Topic: TBA

Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

The Economics Department is pleased to announce our upcoming microeconomics seminars. Unless specifically stated otherwise, all microeconomics seminars are held on Tuesdays from 1:00 pm-2:30 pm in Math & Science Center W507.

Due to recruitment seminars, we do not yet have any Microeconomics seminars scheduled for Spring 2018. Please stay tuned!

The Economics Department is pleased to announce our upcoming department Lunch and Learns. These seminars give Economics faculty and graduate students the opportunity to learn more about their colleagues' latest research.

All Lunch and Learn seminars are from 12:30 pm-1:30 pm in Rich 329A (Economics Dept. Library) unless otherwise indicated. If you are interested in attending a session, you must RSVP to mpbrown@emory.edu by the Tuesday of the week of the seminar.

Spring 2018

Friday, March 2, 2018

Nels Lind
Trade/Micro-to-Macro

Friday, March 23, 2018

Nels Lind
Labor/Environmental/Macro

Friday, April 6, 2018

Mi Luo
Macroeconomics

Friday, April 13, 2018

Zhongjian Lin
Econometrics

Friday, April 20, 2018

John Kim
Macro/Finance

Friday, April 27, 2018

Ruixuan Liu
Econometrics