IZA Research Seminar

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Next IZA Seminar:
21.11.2017  Helmut Rainer (Ifo Institute for Economic Research)
Citizenship, Identity and Trust in a Migration Society: Combining a Large-Scale Behavioral Experiment in Schools with a Natural Policy Experiment
 

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 Amelie Schiprowski and Andreas Lichter, organizers of the IZA Research Seminars.
Please contact seminar@iza.org for any questions. 

   

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Schaumburg-Lippe-Str. 9, 53113 Bonn

Time:

Tuesday, 12:15 - 13:30

 

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13.12.2016  Daniel F. Heuermann (University of Regensburg and IZA)
Evaluating Active Labor Market Policies using a Spatial Regression Discontinuity Design
(takes place in SLS 5)

(joint work with Johannes F. Schmieder and Philipp vom Berge)
 
06.12.2016  Stephan Heblich (University of Bristol and IZA)
East Side Story: Historical Pollution and Persistent Neighborhood Sortin
(takes place in SLS 5)

(joint work with Alex Trew and Yanos Zylberberg)
 
02.12.2016  Hillel Rapoport (Paris School of Economics and IZA)
Using Minimum Wage to Identify the Labor Market Effects of Immigration
(takes place at 16:30 p.m. in SLS 5)

(joint work with Anthony Edo)
 
29.11.2016  Thomas Siedler (University of Hamburg and IZA)
Polarization and the Intergenerational Effect on Schooling
(takes place in SLS 5)

(joint work with Annemarie Paul)
 
22.11.2016  Ghazala Azmat (Sciences Po, Paris and IZA)
Residential Segregation and Ethnicity
(joint work with Alice Kuegler, Steven Machin and Alan Manning)
 
15.11.2016  Andrea Ichino (European University Institute and IZA)
CIVICNESS DRAIN Emigrants’ self-selection and social norms in the place of origin
(joint work with Marco Casari, Moti Michaeli, Maria de Paola, Vincenzo Scoppa and Ginevra Marandola)
(takes place in building 5)
 
03.11.2016  David M. Blau (Ohio State University and IZA)
Why the United States Science and Engineering Workforce Is Aging Rapidly
(joint work with Bruce Weinberg)
(takes place in building 5 at 10:00 a.m.)
 
25.10.2016  Steven Stillman (Free University of Bozen/Bolzano and IZA)
Can Political Parties Change People’s Perceptions and Ideology?
(takes place in building 5)
 
18.10.2016  Reyn van Ewijk (University of Mainz)
The Long Aftermath of World War II across Europe – Early Life Effects on Health at Old Age
(takes place in building 5)
(joint work with Maarten Lindeboom)
 
11.10.2016  Massimo Anelli (Bocconi University and IZA)
Does Emigration Delay Political Change? Evidence from Italy during the Great Recession (takes place in building 5)
 
27.09.2016  Ian Walker (Lancaster University and IZA)
Heterogeneous Effects of High School Peers on Educational Outcomes
(joint work with Silvia Mendolia and Alfredo R. Paloyo)
 
20.09.2016  Deborah A. Cobb-Clark (University of Sydney and IZA)
Parenting Style as an Investment in Human Development
(joint work with Nicolas Salamanca and Anna Zhu)
 
13.09.2016  Roland Rathelot (University of Warwick)
Ethnic Discrimination on an Online Marketplace of Vacation Rentals
(joint work with Morgane Laouenan)
 
08.09.2016  Roxanne Korthals (Maastricht University)
Is Early Educational Tracking Efficient? Short and Long Term International Evidence
(joint work with Olivier Marie and Dinand Webbink)
 
01.09.2016  Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach (Northwestern University)
School Finance Reform and the Distribution of Student Achievement
(joint work with Julien Lafortune and Jesse Rothstein)
 
05.07.2016  Stefanie Schurer (University of Sydney and IZA)
Early Life Health Interventions and Early Childhood Development: Evidence from Special Care Nursery Assignment in Australia’s Northern Territory
(joint work with Kevin T. Schnepel)
 
28.06.2016  David A. Jaeger (CUNY Graduate Center and IZA)
Shift-Share Instruments and the Impact of Immigration on Wages
 
21.06.2016  Dave E. Marcotte (American University and IZA)
Something in the Air? Pollution, Allergens and Children’s Cognitive Functioning
 
14.06.2016  Gary Solon (University of Arizona and IZA)
What Do We Know So Far about Multigenerational Mobility?
 
07.06.2016  Miriam Gensowski (University of Copenhagen and IZA)
Socio-Emotional Skills as Determinants of Occupational Mobility
(joint work with Shelly Lundberg)
(takes place in building 5)
 
31.05.2016  George J. Borjas (Harvard University and IZA)
The Wage Impact of the Marielitos: A Reappraisal
 
25.05.2016  Jason M. Fletcher (University of Wisconsin-Madison and IZA)
The Determinants and Consequences of Friendship Composition
(joint work with Stephen L. Ross and Yuxiu Zhang)
 
24.05.2016  Francisca M. Antman (University of Colorado, Boulder and IZA)
For Want of a Cup: The Rise of Tea in England and the Impact of Water Quality on Economic Development
 
23.05.2016  Brian K. Kovak (Carnegie Mellon University and IZA)
Trade Reform and Regional Dynamics: Evidence From 25 Years of Brazilian Matched Employer-Employee Data
(joint work with Rafael Dix-Carneiro)
 
19.05.2016  Peter J. Kuhn (University of California, Santa Barbara and IZA)
Gender-Targeted Job Ads in the Recruitment Process: Evidence from China
(joint work with Kailing Shen)
 
17.05.2016  John V. Winters (Oklahoma State University and IZA)
Do Foreigners Crowd Natives out of STEM Degrees and Occupations? Evidence from the U.S. Immigration Act of 1990
(joint work with Tyler Ransom)
 
12.05.2016  Rusty Tchernis (Georgia State University and IZA)
On the Estimation of Treatment Effects with Endogenous Misreporting
(joint work with Pierre Nguimkeu and Augustine Denteh)
 
03.05.2016  Rafael Lalive (University of Lausanne and IZA)
Does Outsourcing Job Search Assistance help Job Seekers Find and Keep Jobs?
(joint work with Lionel Cottier, Pierre Kempeneers and Yves Flückiger)
 
26.04.2016  Matthias Heinz (University of Cologne)
Signalling Cooperation (joint with Heiner Schumacher)
 
19.04.2016  Patrick A. Puhani (Leibniz University of Hannover and IZA)
Do Boys Benefit from Male Teachers in Elementary School? Evidence from Administrative Panel Data
 
13.04.2016  Jesse Rothstein (University of California, Berkeley and IZA)
Revisiting the Impacts of Teachers
 
05.04.2016  Haoming Liu (National University of Singapore and IZA)
How do Households Discount over the Very Long Run? Evidence from Singapore's Market for New Properties
(joint work with Eric Fesselmeyer and Alberto Salvo)
 
31.03.2016  Kory Kroft (University of Toronto)
Optimal Income Taxation with Unemployment and Wage Responses: A Sufficient Statistics Approach
(joint work with Kavan Kucko, Etienne Lehmann and Johannes Schmieder)(CANCELLED!!!)
 
23.03.2016  Marcel Fafchamps (Stanford University and IZA)
Exclusion Bias in the Estimation of Peer Effects
(joint work with Bet Caeyers)
 
22.03.2016  Kevin Lang (Boston University and IZA)
A Test of Adverse Selection in the Market for Experienced Workers
(joint work with Russell Weinstein)
 
17.03.2016  Guillermina Jasso (New York University and IZA)
Foundations and Frontiers in the Study of Fairness
 
14.03.2016  Mark R. Rosenzweig (Yale University and IZA)
Co-residence and Life-Cycle Savings
(joint work with Junsen Zhang)
 
08.03.2016  Thomas Dohmen (University of Bonn)
The Nature and Predictive Power of Preferences: Global Evidence
(joint work with Armin Falk, Anke Becker, Benni Enke, David Huffman and Uwe Sunde)
(takes place in building 5)
 
02.03.2016  David N. Figlio (Northwestern University and IZA)
Culture and Intergenerational Social Mobility
(takes place in building 5 at 12.30am)
 
23.02.2016  Giovanni Mastrobuoni (Collegio Carlo Alberto and IZA)
Criminal Discount Factors and Deterrence
 
16.02.2016  Eric Bettinger (Stanford University)
CHANGING DISTRIBUTIONS: HOW ONLINE COLLEGE CLASSES ALTER STUDENT AND PROFESSOR PERFORMANCE
(joint work with Lindsay Fox, Susanna Loeb and Eric Taylor)
 
11.02.2016  Margherita Fort (University of Bologna and IZA)
Cognitive and non-cognitive costs of daycare (joint with A. Ichino and G. Zanella)
 
02.02.2016  Martin Karlsson (University of Duisburg-Essen and IZA)
Infant Health and Longevity: Evidence from a Historical Trial in Sweden
(joint work with Sonia Bhalotra, Martin Karlsson and Therese Nilsson)
 
26.01.2016  Felipe Caicedo Valencia (University of Bonn and IZA)
Christ’s Shadow: Non-Cognitive Skills and Prosocial Behavior Amongst the Guarani
(joint work with Joachim Voth)
 
19.01.2016  Marco Manacorda (Queen Mary, University of London and IZA)
Liberation Technology. Mobile Phones and Political Mobilization in Africa
(joint work with A. Tesei)
 
12.01.2016  Stijn Baert (Ghent University and IZA)
Getting Grey Hairs in the Labour Market: An Alternative Experiment on Age Discrimination
(joint work with Jennifer Norga, Yannick Thuy and Marieke Van Hecke)