IZA Research Seminar

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Next IZA Seminar:
28.09.2017  Elke J. Jahn (University of Bayreuth and IZA)
Do Neighbors Help Finding a Job? Social Networks and Labor Market Outcomes After Plant Closures
(joint work with Michael Neugart)
 

Other seminars: IZA Policy Seminar | IZA Brown Bag Seminar | Bonn Econ Department Seminars | IZA Research Data Seminar

The weekly IZA Research Seminar provides a forum for discussion of the latest research in labor economics, bringing together IZA staff and visitors, students and faculty of Bonn University, policymakers and members of other interest groups. Some of the seminars (marked by a *) are jointly organized with the OECD. Speakers indude distinguished national and international academics. All presentations are given in English. The meetings are open to the public. 

   

The IZA Seminar starts at 12:00 with sandwiches provided by IZA. The presentation of the paper starts at 12:15, and the discussion concludes at 13:30.

This page is maintained by Benjamin Elsner, organizer of the IZA Research Seminars.
Please contact seminar@iza.org for any questions. 

   

Place:

Schaumburg-Lippe-Str. 9, 53113 Bonn

Time:

Tuesday, 12:15 - 13:30

 

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Program:

 
19.12.2013  Fabian Waldinger (University of Warwick)
Bombs, Brains, and Science – The Role of Human and Physical Capital for the Creation of Scientific Knowledge
 
17.12.2013  Robert Pollak (Washington University, St. Louis and IZA)
Family Proximity, Childcare, and Women's Labor Force Attachment
(joint work with Janice Compton)
 
10.12.2013  Kathryn Shaw (Stanford University and IZA)
The Value of Bosses
(Cancelled!!!)
(joint with Edward Lazear and Christopher T. Stanton)
 
03.12.2013  Philipp Eisenhauer (University of Chicago)
- to be announced -
 
26.11.2013  Erdal Tekin (American University and IZA)
Cashless Economy and Crime: Evidence from the Electronic Benefit Transfer Program
 
19.11.2013  Matthias Schündeln (Goethe University Frankfurt and IZA)
Multiple Visits and Data Quality in Household Surveys
 
12.11.2013  Bart Cockx (Ghent University and IZA)
Does Graduating during Adverse Labor Market Conditions Leave a Scar?
(joint work with Corinna Ghirelli)
 
05.11.2013  Michael Lechner (University of St. Gallen and IZA)
Labour market effects of individual sport activities: Evidence from the Canadian health panel
 
29.10.2013  Marta Tienda (Princeton University)
Multiplying Diversity: Family Unification and the Regional Origins of Late-Age Immigrants, 1981– 2009
 
22.10.2013  Daniel Shoag (Harvard Kennedy School)
Why has regional income convergence in the U.S. Declined? (joint with Peter Hanong)
 
15.10.2013  Bob Chirinko (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Job Creation Tax Credits and Job Growth: Evidence from U.S. States
(joint work with Daniel J. Wilson)
 
08.10.2013  Michael Johannes Böhm (University of Bonn and IZA)
Jobs, Houses, and Concentration? Evidence About the Locational Effects of Commuting Costs
 
01.10.2013  Per Pettersson-Lidbom (Stockholm University)
Midwifes and Maternal Deaths in Sweden in the 19th Century:Evidence from a Midwifery Policy Experiment
 
24.09.2013  Massimiliano Tani (University of New South Wales and IZA)
Do business visits cause productivity growth?
(joint work with Roselyne Joyeux )
 
17.09.2013  Jesús Fernández-Huertas Moraga (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and IZA)
Immigrant Locations and Native Residential Preferences in Spain: New Ghettos?
(joint work with Ada Ferrer and Albert Saiz)
 
09.09.2013  Olivier Deschenes (University of California, Santa Barbara and IZA)
Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship over the 20th Century
(joint work with Alan Barreca, Karen Clay, Michael Greenstone and Joseph S. Shapiro)
(takes place at 11:45 am)
 
09.07.2013  Oriana Bandiera (London School of Economics and IZA)
Mission Incentives: Experimental Evidence on Selection, Performance and Retention among Health Workers in Zambia
(joint work with Nava Ashraf and Scott Lee)
(takes place at 2:00pm)
 
02.07.2013  Arjun S. Bedi (ISS, Erasmus University Rotterdam and IZA)
Impact of microcredit on returns to capital: Evidence from a randomized experiment in Pakistan
(joint work with Maazullah)
 
27.06.2013  Tanika Chakraborty (Indian Institute of Management and IZA)
Do Parents learn from their Neighbors? Evidence on Educational Externalities from a Unique Policy experiment
(joint work with Olga Nottmeyer, Simone Schueller and Klaus F. Zimmermann)
 
25.06.2013  Yves Zenou (Monash University and IZA)
Criminal Networks: Who is the Key Player?
(joint work with Xiaodong Liu, Eleonora Patacchini and Lung-Fei Leek)
 
18.06.2013  Giuseppe Bertola (EDHEC Business School)
Policy coordination and convergence in EMU
 
11.06.2013  Andrea Brandolini (Bank of Italy)
THE GREAT RECESSION AND THE DISTRIBUTION OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME
(joint work with Stephen P. Jenkins, John Micklewright and Brian Nolan)
 
04.06.2013  Christian Merkl (University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and IZA)
Does Short-Time Work Save Jobs? A Business Cycle Analysis
(joint work with Almut Balleer, Britta Gehrke and Wolfgang Lechthaler)
(takes place in building 5)
 
27.05.2013  Isaac Ehrlich (University at Buffalo, SUNY and IZA)
Health Spending and Population Aging in a Model of Endogenous Growth
 
22.05.2013  Lawrence M. Kahn (Cornell University and IZA)
IMMIGRATION AND THE DISTRIBUTION OF INCOMES
(joint work with Francine D. Blau)
(takes place in Building 5)
 
21.05.2013  Jinyoung Kim (Korea University and IZA)
Labor Mobility and Productivity of Korean Inventors
 
16.05.2013  Peter J. Kuhn (University of California, Santa Barbara and IZA)
Do Employers Prefer Undocumented Workers? Evidence from China’s Hukou System
(joint work with Kailing Shen)
(takes place in Building 5)
 
14.05.2013  Joseph G. Altonji (Yale University and IZA)
Cashier or Consultant? Entry Labor Market Conditions, Field of Study, and Career Success
(joint work with Lisa B. Kahn and Jamin D. Speer)
 
07.05.2013  Andrew E. Clark (Paris School of Economics and IZA)
The Value of Diplomacy: Bilateral Relations and Immigrant Well-Being
(joint work with Elena Giachin Ricca and Leonardo Becchetti)
 
23.04.2013  Mathias Thoenig (University of Lausanne)
The Economic Incentives of Cultural Transmission: Spatial Evidence from Naming Patterns across France
(joint work with Yann Algan and Thierry Mayer)
 
16.04.2013  Sonia R. Bhalotra (University of Essex and IZA)
Does Women’s Political Participation Respond to Electoral Success?
(joint work with Irma Clots-Figueras and Lakshmi Iyer)
 
09.04.2013  Anna Maria Mayda (Georgetown University and IZA)
South-South migration and the labor market: Evidence from South Africa
 
02.04.2013  Daniel S. Hamermesh (Barnard College and IZA)
Endophilia or Exophobia: Beyond Discrimination
(joint work with Jan Feld and Nicolás Salamanca)
 
28.03.2013  Michael Jetter (University of Western Australia and IZA)
The E ffects of Wage Volatility on Growth
(joint work with Alex Nikolsko-Rzhevskyy and William T. Smith)
 
26.03.2013  Robert Pollak (Washington University, St. Louis and IZA)
Family Proximity, Childcare, and Women's Labor Force Attachment
(joint work with Janice Compton)
(cancelled)
 
19.03.2013  Jonathan Wadsworth (Royal Holloway, University of London and IZA)
Unemployment and Domestic Violence: Theory and Evidence
(joint work with Dan Anderberg, Helmut Rainer and Tanya Wilson)
 
12.03.2013  Takao Kato (Colgate University and IZA)
Human Capital and Career Success: Evidence from Linked Employer-Employee Data
(joint work with Anders Frederiksen)
 
05.03.2013  Giovanni Peri (University of California, Davis and IZA)
STEMWorkers, H1B Visas and Productivity in US Cities
(joint work with Kevin Shih and Chad Sparber)
 
26.02.2013  Bas ter Weel (SEO Amsterdam and IZA)
Why Did the Netherlands Develop so Early? The Legacy of the Brethren of the Common Life
(joint work with I. Semih Akcomak and Dinand Webbink)
 
20.02.2013  Don J. DeVoretz (Simon Fraser University and IZA)
The Economics of Citizenship - A pathway for US undocumented
(Policy Seminar)
 
31.01.2013  Richard Blundell (University College London and IZA)
Consumption Inequality and Family Labor Supply
(joint work with Luigi Pistaferri and Itay Saporta-Eksten)
 
29.01.2013  Henrik Jacobsen Kleven (London School of Economics)
Property Transaction Taxes and the Housing Market: Evidence from Notches and Housing Stimulus in the UK
(joint work with Michael Best)
 
15.01.2013  Fabrizia Mealli (University of Florence)
Using secondary outcomes and covariates to sharpen inference in randomized experiments with noncompliance
(joint work with Barbara Pacini)
 
08.01.2013  Iftikhar Hussain (London School of Economics)
Not Just Test Scores: Parents' Demand Response to School Quality Information