Industrial Organization & Strategy 2016

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Tuesdays, 2:15-3:45 p.m.
1101 International Affairs Building (420 West 118th St.)

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Fall 2016 Schedule

September 6 Ben Handel (Berkeley), "Information or Compensation? Understanding the Role of Information Technology in Physician Response to Pay-for-Performance"
September 13 John Vickers (Oxford), "Multi-Product Pricing Made Simple" (with Mark Armstrong)
September 23
(Note: FRIDAY)
Marc Rysman (Boston Univ), "Airline Services Agreements: A Structural Model of Network Formation" (with Phillip McCalman) -- Joint with NYU/Stern, AT STERN
September 27 Fiona Scott Morton (Yale), "The Incentive for Medical Providers to Stay Out of Network"
October 4 Eduardo Azevedo (Wharton), "Market Failure in Kidney Exchange"
October 11 Sarah Moshary (U Penn), "Price Salience and Product Choice"
October 17
Canice Prendergast (Chicago Booth) -- Joint with Theory. "The Allocation of Food to Food Banks."
October 25 Zach Brown (Columbia), "An Empirical Model of Price Transparency and Markups in Health Care"
November 1 Ildiko Magyari (Columbia), "Firm Reorganization, Chinese Imports, and US Manufacturing Employment"
November 8 Election Day - Holiday
November 15 Robin Lee (Harvard), "Equilibrium Insurer-Provider Networks: Bargaining and Exclusion in Health Care Markets" (with Kate Ho).
November 22 Pietro Tebaldi (Chicago Econ), "Estimating Equilibrium in Health Insurance Exchanges: Price Competition and Subsidy Design under the ACA."
November 29 Ryan Kellogg (Michigan), "Asymmetric Information, Drilling Distortions, and Oil and Gas Leases." Work in progress with Evan Herrnstadt and Eric Lewis. Detailed abstract is available.
December 13 SEMINAR IS CANCELLED [Andrew Sweeting (Maryland), "Dynamic Oligopoly Pricing with Asymmetric Information: Implications for Mergers" (with Xuezhen Tao)] 


Spring 2016 Schedule

March 1  Michael Dickstein (NYU/Stern), "What Do Exporters Know?" (with Eduardo Morales).
March 8 Ashley Swanson (Wharton/Health Care), "Can Big Data Lower Health Care Costs?". Related paper with Matthew Grennan)
March 15 No seminar
March 22 Mike Whinston (MIT/Sloan), "The Welfare Effects of Vertical Integration in Multichannel Television Markets" (with Gregory Crawford, Robin Lee and Ali Yurukoglu)
March 29 Mike Powell (Northwestern/Kellogg), "Managing Careers in Organizations" (with Rongzhu Ke and Jin Li)
April 5 Victor Aguirregabiria (U Toronto), "A Microeconometric Dynamic Structural Model of Copper Mining Decisions" (with Andres Luengo)
April 12 Jakub Kastl (Princeton), "Bid Shading and Bidder Surplus in the U.S. Treasury Auction" (with Ali Hortacsu and Allen Zhang).
April 19 Nate Miller (Georgetown/McDonough), "Mergers Facilitate Tacit Collusion: Empirical Evidence from the U.S. Brewing Industry" (with Matthew Weinberg).
April 26 Dan Ackerberg (Michigan), "Some Non-Parametric Identification Results using Timing and Information Set Assumptions" (with Jinyong Hahn).

May 3 -Dinner Monday

Juan-Pablo Montero (PUC Chile), "Bundled Discounts and Foreclosure in Wholesale Markets" (with Enrique Ide)