UCL Department of Economics


Economics Research Day 2015

Monday 21st September 2015


Organiser: Orazio Attanasio
Location: UCL Conference Suite, 188 Tottenham Court Road


09:15-09:45 Registration & Coffee
09:45-10:30 Uta Schoenberg
"Spillover Effects of Mass Layoffs" (joint with Christina Gathmann and Ines Helm)
10:30-11:15 Antonio Guarino
"Updating Ambiguous Beliefs in a Social Learning Experiment" (joint with Roberta De Filippis, Philippe Jehiel and Toru Kitagawa)
11:15-11:30 Coffee Break

Vasiliki Skreta
"Selling with Evidence"
(joint with Frederic Koessler PSE)

Ran Spiegler
"Managing Non-Rational Expectations: A ‘Monetary Policy’ Example"

13:00-13:45 Lunch
13:45-14:30 Guy Laroque
"Labour Supply and Taxation Revisited"

14:30-15:15 Pedro Carneiro
"Teacher Quality and Learning Outcomes in Kindergarten"

15:15=15:30 Coffee Break
Imran Rasul
"The Misallocation of Labour in Village Economies"

16:15-17:00 Toru Kitagawa
"Who should be Treated? Empirical Welfare Maximization Methods for Treatment Choice"
(joint with with Aleksey Tetenov)


Unfortunately registration for this event is now closed.


For any further queries, please contact Nirusha Vigi