Fall 2016 Seminars

  • Friday, September 9, 2:30-4:00 pm, COB 205
    Mark Tremblay, McMaster University
    “Control, Competition, and Mergers in Two-Sided Markets”
  • Friday, September 16, 2:00-3:30 pm, COB 205
    Christian Ahlin, Michigan State University
    “The Conditional GINI: Estimation and Application to the Relationship between Wealth, Financial Use, and Income Inequality”
  • Friday, October 14, 2:30-4:00 pm, COB 205
    Hani Mansour, University of Colorado Denver
    “Weighing the Military Option: The Effects of Wartime Conditions on Investments in Human Capital”
  • Friday, October 21, 2:30-4:00 pm, COB 222
    Jordan Rappaport, Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank
    “Productivity, congested commuting, and metro size”
  • Friday, November 11, 2:30-4:00 pm, COB 336
    Zaiyan Wei, Purdue University
    “Institutional Investors in Online Crowdfunding”
  • Friday, December 2, 2:30-4:00 pm, COB 336
    Mario Macis, Johns Hopkins University
    “Efficiency-morality trade-offs in repugnant transactions: A choice experiment” 

2015-2016 Seminars

  •  Fei Li, University of North Carolina
    “Discriminatory Persuasion: How to Convince Voters 
  • Jean-Peirre Dubé, University of Chicago
    “Self-signaling and Prosocial Behavior”

 2014-2015 Seminars

  • Steven Stern, University of Virginia
    “The Effects of Vocational Rehabilitation for People with Mental Illness”
  • Stephen Martin, Purdue University
    “Exclusivity and Exclusion on Platform Markets”
  • Ashley Swanson, University of Pennsylvania
    Transparency and Negotiated Prices: the Value of Information in Hospital-Supplier Bargaining”
  • Kevin Lang, Boston University
    “Does Competition Eliminate Discrimination? Evidence from the Commercial Sex Market in Singapore”
  • Cary Deck, University of Arkansas
    “Do Prediction Markets Aid Defenders in a Weak‐Link Contest?”
  • Dan O’Brien, Indiana University and the FTC
    “All-units Discounts and Double Moral Hazard”

2013-2014 Seminars

  • Amitabh Chandra, Harvard University
    “Healthcare Exceptionalism? Productivity and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector”
  • Brad Heim, Indiana University
    “Does Health Reform Lead to Increased Job Mobility? Evidence from Massachusetts”
  • Luis Cabral, New York University
    “We’re Number 1: Price Wars for Market Shares”
  • Robert Kaestner, University of Illinois-Chicago
    “Effects of Prescription Drug Insurance on Hospitalization and Mortality: Evidence from Medicare Part D”
  • Chris Bollinger, University of Kentucky
    “The Role of CPS Nonresponse on the Level and Trend in Poverty”
  • Kitt Carpenter, Vanderbilt University
    “The Mechanisms of Alcohol Control”


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Louisville, KY 40292
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The UofL College of Business is separately accredited by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business). Visit our Accreditation page for details.

University Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)



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