GRIPS Seminar in Economics / Graduate Student Seminar / Class
Public Economics Seminar
Spring/Fall 2013

Date/Time/Room Speaker Presentation Title Note

April 10 (Wed)
 16:40 – 18:00
 Room 5F

Andrew Griffen (University of Tokyo)   Evaluating the Effects of Child Care Policies on Children’s Cognitive Development and  Maternal Labor Supply Download the paper
April 17 (Wed)
 16:40 – 18:00
 Room 5D
Room change from this week
Carmen Beviá (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and  Barcelona GSE   ) Meritocracy, Egalitarianism and the Stability of Majoritarian    Download the slide
April 24 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Soohyung Lee (University of Maryland)
 
Propose with a Rose? Signaling in Internet Dating Markets Download the abstract
May 01 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Junko Koeda (University of Tokyo)    A Regime-Switching SVAR Analysis of Zero Interest Rate Policy (joint with Fumio Hayashi)
May 08 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Masaki Nakabayashi (Institute of Social Science, The University of Tokyo) Career Experiences Replaced: Emergence of Japanese Internal Labor Markets
Paper   Slides   Handout
May 14 (Tue)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5C
Koichiro Ito (Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research) Do Consumers Respond to Marginal or Average Price? Evidence from Nonlinear Electricity Pricing Download the paper
May 15 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Tomomi Tanaka (Economic Development & Global Education, LLC)  Behavioral Approach to Repeated Games with Private Monitoring  Download the paper
May 22 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Bob Gregory (ANU)  The Resources Boom and Economic Policy in the Longer Run Download the paper Background material
May 29 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Yasuyuki Sawada (University of Tokyo)    Incentives and Social Preferences in a Traditional Labor Contract: Evidence from Rice Planting Experiments in the Philippines Download the abstract
June 12 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Cancelled TBA
June 19 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Tatsuyoshi Saijo (Kochi University of Technology) Second Thought: Theory and Experiment in Social Dilemma
June 26 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Michele Cavallo (The Board of Govenors, Federal Reserve System) Capital-Goods Imports, Investment-Specific Productivity, and U.S. Growth (joint with Anthony Landry, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas) Download the paper Part of the series: "Workshop on Macroeconomics and Policy"
July 2 (Tue)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5C
Susan Vroman (Georgetown University) Search in the Housing Market Part of the series: "Workshop on Macroeconomics and Policy"
July 3 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
James Albrecht (Georgetown University) Efficient Entry in Competing Auctions link to the paper link to the slide Part of the series: "Workshop on Macroeconomics and Policy"
July 10 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Erika Seki (Ritsumeikan University) Selling boxes of fish sequentially vs selling them as a bundle: An experimental study
July 12 (Fri)
12:15– 13:15
Room 5F
John Tang (ANU) Railroad expansion and entrepreneurship:evidence from Meiji Japan Download the paper
July 16 (Tue)
12:15– 13:15
Room 5K
Yaz Terajima (Bank of Canada)  Demand for Liquidity and Welfare Cost of Inflation by Cohort and Age of Households (joint with Shutao Cao, Cesaire A. Meh, Jose-Victor Rios-Rull)
 Slides
Part of the series: "Workshop on Macroeconomics and Policy"
July 17 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Daiji Kawaguchi (Hitotsubashi University) Voluntary contribution to public goods: a non-experimental evidence from the electricity usage after the Fukushima nuclear disaster
Oct. 9 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Yuki Teranishi (Keio University) Optimal Macroprudential Policy Download the paper
Oct. 16 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Emiko Usui (Nagoya University) Employer Learning, Job Changes, and Wage Dynamics Download the paper
Oct. 23 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Svetlana Pashchenko (Uppsala University) Cross-Subsidization in Employer-Based Health Insurance and the Effect of Tax Subsidy Reform (joint with Ponpoje Porapakkarm)    Download the paper Part of the series: "Workshop on Macroeconomics and Policy"
Oct. 30 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Minki Kim (KAIST) TBA
Nov. 06 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Yi-Chan Tsai (National Taiwan University) TBA
Nov. 13 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Shigeru Fujita (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia) TBA Part of the series: "Workshop on Macroeconomics and Policy"
Nov. 20 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Jun Nakabayashi (Osaka University) Structural Estimation of the Scoring Auction Model
Nov. 27 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Seung-Gyu Sim (University of Tokyo) Trade Preferences and Political Conflicts associated with Trade Liberalization
Dec. 4 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Ching-jen Sun (Deakin University) TBA
Dec. 11 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Tue Gorgens (ANU) TBA
Dec. 18 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Junsang Lee (Sungkyunkwan University) TBA
Jan. 8 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Tamon Asonuma (IMF) TBA
Jan. 15 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Toru Kitagawa (UCL) TBA
Jan. 22 (Wed)
16:40 – 18:00
Room 5D
Yohei Yamamoto (Hitotsubashi University) TBA

Past Seminars: Fall 2012  Spring 2012  Fall 2011  Spring 2011 Spring 2010  Fall 2009  Spring 2009  Fall 2008  Spring 2008 

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