University at Albany

Seminars 2011

Fall 2011

November 17, 2011
Assessing Global Vector Autoregressive Models for Forecasts
Neil Ericsson
Federal Reserve Board
November 2, 2011
Skill-Biased Technical Change and the Cost of Higher Education: An Exploratory Model
John Bailey Jones
University at Albany
October 14, 2011
Labor-Market Heterogeneity Aggregation, and the Policy-(In)variance of DSGE Model Parameters
Yongsung Chang
University of Rochester
October 11, 2011
Dual Least Squares
Bruce Dieffenbach
University at Albany
October 7, 2011
Longevity, Life-cycle Behavior and Pension Reform
Victoria Prowse
Cornell University
September 16, 2011
The Free Installment Puzzle
John Rust, Sun-Jin Cho
University of Maryland
September 15, 2011
Inside the Refrigerator: Immigration Enforcement and Chilling Effects in Medicaid Participation
Tara Watson
Williams College
September 12, 2011
Qualitative Mismatches
Michael Sattinger
University at Albany

Spring 2011

April 29, 2011
Insuring student Loans Against the Risk of College Failure
Felicia Ionescu
Colgate University
April 27, 2011
Informed Momentum Trading versus Uninformed "Naive" Investors Strategies
Anurag Banerjee
Durham School of Business
April 15, 2011
Establishment Heterogeneity, Exporter Dynamics and the Effects of Trade Liberalization
George Alessandria
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
April 14, 2011
Bayes' procedures for 21-st Century Key Issues
Herman van Dijk
Erasmus University Rotterdam
April 8, 2011
Inflated Responses in Self Assessed Health
William Greene
New York University
April 1, 2011
On the Strategic Disclosure of Feasible Options in Bargaining
Geoffroy de Clippel
Brown University
March 25, 2011
Has the Recession Increased the NAIRU?
Wiliam Dickens
Northeastern University
March 18, 2011
Hiring Through Referrals
Manolis Galenianos
Pennsylvania State University
March 15, 2011
Spatial Risk Premium on Weather Derivatives and Hedging Weather Exposure in Electricity
Wolfgang Hardle
Humboldt University
March 11, 2011
Mismatch in the US Labor Market
Gianluca Violante
New York University
February 9, 2011
Characterizing Law of Demand Violations for Separable Utility
Yakar Kannai
Weitzmann Institute