2010-2011 LEO Workshop Schedule

Fall 2010


September 2
Ebonya Washington
Economics and Political Science — Yale 
Are the Seeds of Bad Governance Sown in Good Times?” with Antoinette Shoar
Joint session with the Bert W. Wasserman Workshop in Law and Finance

September 23
Joshua Rauh
Kellogg School of Management — Northwestern 
"Policy Options for State Pensions Systems and Their Impact on Plan Liabilitieswith Robert Novy-Marx
Joint session with the Bert W. Wasserman Workshop in Law and Finance

October 7
Bert Huang
Law — Columbia
"Lightened Scrutiny"

October 21
Jeremy Tobacman
Wharton School of Management — University of Pennsylvania
"Do Payday Loans Cause Bankruptcy?" with Paige Marta Skiba

November 4
Henry Smith
Law — Harvard
An Economic Analysis of Law versus Equity

November 18

December 9
Nathaniel Persily
Law and Political Science — Columbia
"Profiling Originalism" with Jamal Greene and Stephen Ansolabehere

Spring 2011

January 27
Peter Leeson
Economics — George Mason University
"Trial by Battle"

February 10
Rachel Kranton
Economics — Duke
"Identity Economics"

March 10
Joseph Doyle
Sloan School of Management — MIT
"Juvenile Incarceration & Adult Outcomes"

March 31
Dhammika Dharmapala
Law — University of Illinois
"Punitive Police? Agency Costs, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Procedure”

April 14
M. Keith Chen
Economics — Yale
"The Effect of Language on Economic Behavior: Evidence from Savings Rates, Health Behaviors, and Retirement Assets"

April 28
Jonathan Baron
Psychology — University of Pennsylvania
"The ‘Culture of Honor’ in Citizens’ Concepts of Their Duty"