Applied Microeconomics 2016-2017

Fall 2016 Schedule

Sept. 7th Job market prep  
Sept. 14th Job market prep  
Sept. 21st Job market prep  
Sept. 28th Job market prep  
Oct. 5th Zvi Eckstein Sources of Change in the Life-Cycle Decisions of American Men and Women: 1962-2014
Oct. 12th Florian Scheuer Mirrlees meets Diamond-Mirrlees: Simplifying Nonlinear Income Taxation
Oct. 19th Sarah Miller Childhood Medicaid Coverage and Later Life Health Care Utilization
Oct. 26th Pierre Bachas Not(ch) your Average Tax System: Corporate Taxation Under Weak Enforcement
Nov. 2nd David Silver Haste or Waste? Peer Pressure and the Distribution of Marginal Returns to Health Care
Nov. 9th Conrad Miller Firm Matching and the Returns to Attending an Elite College
Nov. 16th Josh Angrist Updated Results from a Randomized Evaluation of Post-Secondary Aid
Nov. 23rd No Seminar- Thanksgiving  
Nov. 30th John Friedman  
Dec. 7th No Seminar