2014-2015 LEO Workshop Schedule


Fall 2014

Sept. 11
Gary Gorton
Yale/School of Management
Banks as Secret Keepers
Joint with Bert W. Wasserman Workshop in Law and Finance

Oct. 2 
Christian Dustmann
University College London/Economics
The Local Effects of Immigration: Evidence from the Opening of the German-Czech Border
Joint with the Labor/Public Economics Workshop
Important note: Workshop is from 4:00pm to 5:30pm at 28 Hillhouse Ave., Room 106

Oct. 9
Anthony Casey
University of Chicago/Law
The New Corporate Web
Joint with Bert W. Wasserman Workshop in Law and Finance

Oct. 23
Anil Kashyap
University of Chicago/Business
How Does Macroprudential Regulation Change Bank Credit Supply?
Joint with Bert W. Wasserman Workshop in Law and Finance

Nov. 6
Dora Costa
UCLA/Economics
Asymmetries in Media Coverage of Gains vs Losses: Evidence from the Health Transition

Nov. 20
Paul Schwartz
Berkeley/Law
The Value of Privacy Federalism
Supplemental Memorandum

 

Spring 2015

Jan. 22
Jeffrey Kling
Congressional Budget Office
Neighborhood Effects on Use of African-American Vernacular English

Feb. 5
Glen Weyl
Microsoft Research New England Lab; University of Chicago/Economics
Quadratic Voting
Cover note (with descriptions and links for four reading options)

Feb. 19
Robert Jackson
Columbia/Law
How Quickly Do Markets Learn? Private Information Dissemination in a Natural Experiment
Joint with Bert W. Wasserman Workshop in Law and Finance

Mar. 5 
Shachar Kariv
Berkeley/Economics
The Distributional Preferences of Americans (and of an Elite)

Mar. 26 
Deborah Beim
Yale/Political Science
Evolution of Conflict in the Federal Circuit Courts

Apr. 9
Janet Currie
Princeton/Economics
Do Strong Treatment Protocols Reduce Disparities in Care: The Case of Asthmatic Children

Apr. 23
Elisabeth de Fontenay
Duke/Law
Market Information and The Elite Law Firm
Joint with Bert W. Wasserman Workshop in Law and Finance