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Series Topic Speaker Venue Time and day
General Do Housing Subsidies promote improved school outcomes? A big data exploration Robert Haveman & Barbara Wolfe (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Fri 3/2/17

General Allocating Health Care Resources: A Questionnaire Experiment on the Predictive Success of Rules
• Ahlert Paper 2017 (PDF, 496KB)
Marlies Ahlert (Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg Universitaetsring 3) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 9/2/17

Applied Micro TBA Peter Varela (PhD Candidate RSE/ANU) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Mon 20/2/17

Econ Theory Ambiguity and Trust in Games Chen Li (Erasmus University Rotterdam) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Tue 21/2/17

Macro Production linkages, kinked demand and the durable good co-movement puzzle Christopher Perks (PhD Candidate RSE/ANU) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 22/2/17

General Larrikin Youth: New Evidence on Crime and Schooling Michael Kidd (RMIT University) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 23/2/17

Macro Bank Lobbying as a Financial Safety Net: Evidence from the Post-Crisis U.S. Banking Sector Kentaro Asai (RSFAS / ANU) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 1/3/17

General Performance in Mixed-sex and Single-sex Tournaments: What We Can Learn from Speedboat Races in Japan
• Booth Paper (PDF, 615KB)
Alison Booth (RSE / ANU) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 2/3/17

Applied Micro Atmospheric Pollution and Child Health in Late Nineteenth Century Britain
• Hatton Paper 2017 (PDF, 1MB)
Tim Hatton (RSE / ANU) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Mon 6/3/17

Econ Theory Searching for the reference point
• Bleichrodt Paper 2017 (PDF, 1MB)
Han Bleichrodt (Erasmus University Rotterdam / RSE) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Tue 7/3/17

Macro Product Turnover and Deflation: Evidence from Japan
• Ueda Paper 2017 (PDF, 638KB)
Kozo Ueda (Waseda University) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 8/3/17

General Economy, Society and Mind: Toward a New System for Economic Analysis?
• Markey Towler Paper 2017 (PDF, 183KB)
Brendan Markey-Towler (University of Queensland) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 9/3/17

Applied Micro Winning by default: why is there so little competition in government procurement?
• Miller Paper 2017 (PDF, 466KB)
Robert A. Miller ***Joint with RSFAS*** (Carnegie Mellon University) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A) **Seminar on a Tuesday**

12:00 - 13:30
Tue 14/3/17

Macro A General Equilibrium of Sovereign Debt Crisis in an Advanced Country Michinao Okachi (PhD Candidate RSE/ANU) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 15/3/17

General **Not Available - CEH WORKSHOP** CEH Workshop Thurs & Fri Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

9:00 - 17:00
Thu 16/3/17

Applied Micro Understanding Historical and Contemporary Fertility Transitions: A Birth Interval Approach
• Alter Paper (PDF, 635KB)
George Alter (University of Michigan) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Mon 20/3/17

Econ Theory Competition in Information Disclosure
• Kawai Paper 2017 (PDF, 422KB)
Keiichi Kawai (University of NSW) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Tue 21/3/17

Macro Foreign Investment and Residential Property Price Growth
• Swieringa Paper 2017 (PDF, 2MB)
John Swieringa & Chris Wokker (Department of Treasury) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 22/3/17

General Worker Heterogeneity, Trade and Migration
• Kohler Paper 2017 (PDF, 852KB)
Wilhelm Kohler (Universitat Tubingen) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 23/3/17

General Nash at Wimbledon: Evidence from Half a Million Serves
• Wooders Paper 2017 (PDF, 2MB)
John Wooders (University of Technology Sydney) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

10:00 - 11:30
Fri 24/3/17

Applied Micro Early Life Health Interventions and Childhood Development: Evidence from Special Care Nursery Assignment in Australia’s Northern Territory
• Schurer Paper (PDF, 548KB)
Stefanie Schurer (University of Sydney) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Mon 27/3/17

Econ Theory Central Limit Theorems for Aggregate Efficiency **General Seminar**
• Zelenyuk Paper 2017 (PDF, 370KB)
Valentin Zelenyuk (University of Queensland **General Seminar**) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Tue 28/3/17

General Nonlinear Panel Data Models with Cross-Sectional Dependence and Heterogeneity Jiti Gao (Monash University) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 30/3/17

Econ Theory The welfare effects of a (partial) tariff reduction under domestic distortion Akihito Asano (Sophia University) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Tue 4/4/17

Econ Theory Seeming Genericity of Fully Revealing Equilibrium Pricing Bogdan Klishchuk (RSE / ANU) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Tue 18/4/17

Macro The Welfare Effects of Trade with Labour Market Risk
• Uren Paper 2017 (PDF, 372KB)
Lawrence Uren (University of Melbourne) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 19/4/17

General Early Cannabis Use and the School to Work Transition of Young Men
• Williams ANU 2017 (PDF, 470KB)
Jenny Williams (University of Melbourne) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 20/4/17

Applied Micro Using the Historical Census and Colonial Data Archive Rohan Alexander (PhD Candidate RSE/ANU) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Mon 24/4/17

Macro Trade Uncertainty and Income Inequality
• Vespignani Paper (PDF, 314KB)
Joaquin Vespignani (University of Tasmania) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 26/4/17

General Predictive Regression with a Local to Unity Regressor Graham Elliott (University of California, San Diego **General Seminar**) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Wed 26/4/17

General Identifying the Discount Factor in Dynamic Discrete Choice Models
• Daljord Paper 2017 (PDF, 347KB)
Oeystein Daljord (The University of Chicago Booth) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 27/4/17

Econ Theory Dynamic Expert Incentives: Complementarity and Substitutivity in Information Acquisition Ling (Lily) Yang (The University of Sydney) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Tue 2/5/17

Macro The Effects of Secondary Markets and Unsecured Credit on Inflation Dynamics
• Gomis Porqueras Paper (PDF, 634KB)
Pedro Gomis Porqueras (Deakin University) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 3/5/17

General Optimal Structure and Dissolution of Partnerships
• Loertscher Paper 2017 (PDF, 928KB)
Simon Loertscher (University of Melbourne) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 4/5/17

Econ Theory Liability Insurance: Optimal Contracts under Monopoly and Competition
• Emil Temnyalov Paper (PDF, 604KB)
Emil Temnyalov (University of Technology Sydney) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Tue 9/5/17

Macro Back to the Past: Is Growth Reverting to Pre-Industrial Levels? Jakob Madsen (Monash University) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 10/5/17

General Information Manipulation and Social Coordination Chris Edmond (University of Melbourne) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 11/5/17

Applied Micro Culture, Conformity, and Risk Attitudes: An Experimental Analysis Joanne Laban (RMIT University) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Mon 15/5/17

Econ Theory Speculative Bubbles, Heterogeneous Beliefs, and Learning Jan Werner (University of Minnesota) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Tue 16/5/17

General The Block Pseudo-Marginal Sampler Robert Kohn (UNSW) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 18/5/17

Applied Micro Maternal and Child Time Investments and the Cognitive Development of Children Sehrish Mohammed Hussein (PhD Candidate RSE/ANU) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Mon 22/5/17

Econ Theory Tax Evasion, Social Norms and Economic Growth
• Bethencourt 2017 (PDF, 268KB)
Carlos Bethencourt (Universidad de La Laguna) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Tue 23/5/17

Macro A Macroeconomic Theory of Banking Oligopoly
• Mei Dong Paper (PDF, 571KB)
Mei Dong (University of Melbourne) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 24/5/17

General Reducing dimensions in a large TVP-VAR Rodney Strachan (University of Queensland) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 25/5/17

Applied Micro The subjective wellbeing of informal carers: Evidence from Australia Azadeh Abbasi Shavazi (PhD Candidate RSE/ANU) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Mon 29/5/17

Macro Non-Participation in the Market for Mortality-Contingent Insurance
• Kingston Paper 2 (PDF, 169KB)
Geoff Kingston (Macquarie University) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 31/5/17

General Auctions vs. Negotiations: Optimal Selling Mechanism with Endogenous Bidder Values Mengxi Zhang (University of Technology Sydney) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 1/6/17

Macro Nominal GDP Targeting with Heterogeneous Labor Supply
• Aarti Singh Paper (PDF, 317KB)
Aarti Singh (The University of Sydney) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 7/6/17

General Volatile Capital Flows and Financial Integration: The Role of Idiosyncratic Risk Tomoo Kikuchi (National University of Singapore) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

15:30 - 17:00
Thu 8/6/17

Macro An Open Economy DSGE model with Housing Christopher Gibbs (UNSW) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 14/6/17

Applied Micro Workshop on Bayesian Modeling with Jim Savage *1.15pm to 5pm* QuantEcon (Register Here) Arndt Lecture Theatre 2

13:15 - 17:00
Mon 19/6/17

Macro Full Information Estimation of Household Income Risk and Consumption Insurance
• James Morley (PDF, 237KB)
James Morley (UNSW) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 21/6/17

Macro Estimating and Accounting for the Output Gap with Large Bayesian Vector Autoregressions
• Wong Paper 2017 (PDF, 1MB)
Benjamin Wong (Reserve Bank of New Zealand) Fred Gruen Economics Seminar Room (H.W. Arndt Bldg 25A)

12:00 - 13:00
Wed 28/6/17

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