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UT Closed

Friday, December 22, 2006



An empirical reevaluation of the second Hungarian Hyperinflation

Friday, December 8, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 2.136


Dynamics of Health and Employment: Theory, Evidence and Policy Implications

Friday, December 8, 2006 • 12:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Homogeneous Products and Price Premium Online

Friday, December 8, 2006 • 12:00 PM

BRB 1.102


Labor Market Effects of Preferential College Admission

Friday, December 8, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Why do Wealthy Investors have a Higher Return on their Stocks?

Thursday, December 7, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Reputation and Exogenous Private Learning

Wednesday, December 6, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Children and Household Wealth

Friday, December 1, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Capital Reallocation and its Aggregate Effects

Friday, December 1, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 2.136


Network Externalities, Minimal Compatibility, Cooperation and Innovation

Friday, December 1, 2006 • 12:00 PM

BRB 1.102



An Empirical Study of Price Promotions: The Case of Canned Tuna

Thursday, November 30, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


ECO MPA Path information sessions

Wednesday, November 29, 2006 • 4:00 PM

BRB 2.136



Information Technology and the Rise of Household Bankruptcy

Tuesday, November 28, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


ECO MPA Path information sessions

Tuesday, November 28, 2006 • 12:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Entrepreneurial Teams in Financially Constrained Economies

Monday, November 27, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


University Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

Thursday, November 23, 2006


Executive Committee Meeting

Tuesday, November 21, 2006 • 8:30 AM

BRB 1.116K


Modeling Reference-Dependent Preferences

Monday, November 20, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Privacy Policies with Persistent Buyer Values

Thursday, November 16, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Asymmetric Auctions with Resale

Wednesday, November 15, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Medical Insurance, Bankruptcy and a Law with Unintended Consequences

Tuesday, November 14, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Quantile Estimation for Panel Data

Tuesday, November 14, 2006 • 12:30 PM

BRB 1.118




A Medical Expenditure Puzzle

Friday, November 10, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 2.136


An Empirical Study of Price Promotions: The Case of Canned Tuna

Friday, November 10, 2006 • 12:00 PM

BRB 1.102


Productivity Driven Quality: Theory and US Calibration

Friday, November 10, 2006 • 12:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Altruism or Egoism? Charitable Giving and the Federal Income Tax

Friday, November 10, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Plant Vintages, Grandfathering, and Environmental Policy

Thursday, November 9, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Credible Sales Mechanisms and Intermediaries

Wednesday, November 8, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Bargaining, Searching and Price Dispersion in Consumption Good Markets

Tuesday, November 7, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Innovation, Firm Dynamics, and International Trade

Monday, November 6, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Are Nearly Exogenous Instrusments Realiable?

Friday, November 3, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Plant Vintages, Grandfathering, and Environmental Policy

Friday, November 3, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 2.136


Information Technology and the Rise of Bankruptcy

Friday, November 3, 2006 • 2:00 PM

BRB 1.102


Welfare Effects of Environmental Policies under Price-Regulated Monopolies

Friday, November 3, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Network Externality, Minimal Compatibility and Innovation

Thursday, November 2, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Discrete Time Duration Models with Group-level Heterogeneity

Thursday, November 2, 2006 • 12:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Optimum Contracts and Efficient Partnerships with Private Monitoring

Wednesday, November 1, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Altruism or Egoism? Charitable Giving and the Federal Income Tax

Tuesday, October 31, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


The Robust Permanent Income Model Revisited

Monday, October 30, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Peers at Work

Friday, October 27, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Competitive Search, Efficiency, and Multi-Worker Firms

Friday, October 27, 2006 • 2:00 PM

BRB 2.136



Once you pop, you can't stop: Food habits, Obesity, and Public Intervention

Friday, October 27, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Labor Market Effects of Preferential College Admission

Thursday, October 26, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Gender Roles and Technological Progress

Tuesday, October 24, 2006 • 5:00 PM

BRB 1.118


Firm Heterogeneity, Export Participation, and Trade Reform Dynamics

Monday, October 23, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



TBA

Friday, October 20, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118



Self-Selection of Mexican Immigrants in the U.S.

Friday, October 20, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


LECTURE IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Wednesday, October 18, 2006 • 5:00 PM

GEO 2.324 (278 SEATS) w/media


Local Supermodularity and Unique Assortative Matching

Wednesday, October 18, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Investment Spikes: New Facts and a General Equilibrium Exploration

Monday, October 16, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



TBA

Friday, October 13, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118


Privacy Policies with Persistent Buyer Valuations

Friday, October 13, 2006 • 12:00 PM

BRB 1.102


Employment and Working Time Dynamics

Friday, October 13, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Graduate Student Party

Thursday, October 12, 2006 • 5:00 PM

Scholz's Garten, 1607 San Jacinto, Austin, Texas


Firm Heterogeneity and the Long-Run Effects of Dividend Tax Reform

Wednesday, October 11, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Executive Committee Meeting

Tuesday, October 10, 2006 • 8:30 AM

BRB 1.116K


Theory of Liquidity and Regulation of Financial Intermediation

Monday, October 9, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Graduate Job Placement Meeting

Friday, October 6, 2006 • 5:00 PM

BRB 1.120


Detecting and Predicting Forecast Breakdowns

Friday, October 6, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


TBA

Friday, October 6, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118


Graduate Job Placement Meeting - Non Academic Career Options

Friday, October 6, 2006 • 12:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Decomposing Consumer Loyalty on the Internet

Friday, October 6, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Faculty Recruitment Meeting

Friday, October 6, 2006 • 9:00 AM

BRB 2.136


A Mechanism Design Approach to Speculative Trade

Wednesday, October 4, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



TBA

Friday, September 29, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118


Is There a Causal Effect of High School Math on Labor Market Outcomes?

Friday, September 29, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Sequential Equilibria in Bayesian Games with Communication

Wednesday, September 27, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Undergraduate Studies Committee

Monday, September 25, 2006 • 2:00 PM

BRB 1.102



Bankruptcy, Medical Insurance, and a Law with Unintended Consequences

Friday, September 22, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


An experimental analysis of attitude toward imprecise information

Wednesday, September 20, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Meeting: Technical Support

Wednesday, September 20, 2006 • 10:00 AM

BRB 1.116K Chairman's Conference Room


Faculty Recruitment Meeting

Tuesday, September 19, 2006 • 8:30 AM

BRB 1.116K Chairman's Conference Room


The Rise of the Service Economy

Monday, September 18, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


How Much Search Effort Do Unemployed Workers Exert on Their Jobs?

Friday, September 15, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Faculty Meeting: Tenured Faculty Only

Friday, September 15, 2006 • 9:00 AM

BRB 2.136


Faculty Meeting: Theory Group

Thursday, September 14, 2006 • 12:00 PM

BRB 1.116K Chairman's Conference Room



Economics Appreciation Breakfast

Wednesday, September 13, 2006 • 8:00 AM

BRB 1.114 Common's Area



Graduate Student Meeting: Scholarships and Fellowships

Friday, September 8, 2006 • 10:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Faculty Meeting: Graduate Program

Friday, September 8, 2006 • 9:00 AM

BRB 1.102


A Dynamic Duopoly with Endogenous Horizontal and Vertical Differentiation

Wednesday, September 6, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


New Faculty Meeting

Friday, September 1, 2006 • 1:00 PM

BRB 1.116 Chairman's Conference Room


Economics Faculty Meeting

Friday, September 1, 2006 • 9:00 AM

BRB 2.136


New Graduate Student Orientation

Thursday, August 31, 2006 • 4:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Empirical Essays on the Demand for Prescription Drugs

Wednesday, August 30, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.102


New Faculty Orientation

Tuesday, August 29, 2006 • 8:30 AM

GEB 3.312


Fall 2006 Faculty Meeting

Monday, August 28, 2006 • 6:00 PM

BRB 1.118


Electronic Commerce

Monday, July 31, 2006 • 10:00 AM

BRB 1.116 Chairman's Conference Room


The Gender Iso-Work Phenomenon

Wednesday, June 28, 2006 • 12:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Essays in vehicle Emission Policies

Wednesday, June 21, 2006 • 10:00 AM

BRB 1.116K Chairman's Conference Room


Household Demand for Time and Goods

Thursday, June 15, 2006 • 2:00 PM

BRB 1.120


The Labor Market Impacts of Social Security Contributions

Wednesday, June 14, 2006 • 2:00 PM

BRB 1.102



Real Rigidities and Nominal Price Changes

Tuesday, May 23, 2006 • 4:00 PM

BRB 1.118


PhD Candidate

Thursday, May 11, 2006 • 1:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Banks and Liquidity Provision in a Search Model of Money

Tuesday, May 9, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118


Meeting: discussion and vote on promotion case

Tuesday, May 9, 2006 • 9:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Dynamic Assignment Problems

Monday, May 8, 2006 • 4:00 PM

BRB 1.118


Macro Tea Seminar

Friday, May 5, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118


Eco 397: Seminar in International Economic Problems

Wednesday, May 3, 2006 • 5:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Saving Section 2

Wednesday, May 3, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Altruism or Egoism: Charitable Giving and the Federal Income Tax

Wednesday, May 3, 2006 • 12:30 PM

BRB 1.120


Three Essays on the Firm Competition in the Network Industries

Tuesday, May 2, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.102




Business Cycles and Labor Market Reallocation

Monday, May 1, 2006 • 9:00 AM

UTC 1.136


The Equity Premium Implied by Production

Friday, April 28, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Sectoral TFP and Employment

Friday, April 28, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118


Three Essays in Applied Area XIII

Friday, April 28, 2006 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.120


Department of Economics Honor's Symposium

Thursday, April 27, 2006 • 5:30 PM

BRB 1.118 and Commons Area


"Three Essays in Health Economics"

Thursday, April 27, 2006 • 3:45 PM

BRB 1.102



EGAD talks - Professional Advice for Young Economists

Wednesday, April 26, 2006 • 12:30 PM

BRB 1.120


Fixed Effects Estimator and Bias Reduction

Monday, April 24, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Eco 397: Seminar in International Economic Problems

Wednesday, April 19, 2006 • 5:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Recursive Smooth Ambiguity Preferences

Wednesday, April 19, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118




Durable Good, Leisure and Asset Pricing

Friday, April 14, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118


Tour de CV

Friday, April 14, 2006 • 9:00 AM

BRB 1.118



Cues for Coordination: Longitude, Light and Letterman

Wednesday, April 12, 2006 • 12:30 PM

BRB 1.120


Undergraduate Registration Advising

Wednesday, April 12, 2006 • 11:30 AM

BRB commons Area



Consumption and Labor Supply with Partial Insurance

Friday, April 7, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Betrayal Aversion

Monday, April 3, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Accounting for the Rise in Consumer Bankruptcies

Friday, March 31, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Economics Graduate Student Conference

Friday, March 31, 2006

BRB 1.118 and commons area (on campus)


Strategic Manipulation of Empirical Tests

Thursday, March 30, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Real Options: New Applications of The Old Theory

Wednesday, March 29, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118




Eco 397: Seminar in International Economic Problems

Wednesday, March 22, 2006 • 5:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Embedding a Game in a Bigger World

Wednesday, March 22, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Understanding Gross Workers Flows Across U.S. States

Monday, March 20, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


The Department is open.

Monday, March 13, 2006


Inequality, Growth and the Dynamics of Social Segmentation

Friday, March 10, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118


The role of lockups in takeover contests

Wednesday, March 8, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Price dispersion with directed search

Friday, March 3, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118


TBA

Friday, February 24, 2006 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Eco 397: Seminar in International Economic Problems

Wednesday, February 22, 2006 • 5:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Motelling: A Hotelling model with Money

Friday, February 17, 2006 • 2:15 PM

BRB 1.118


Eco 397: Seminar in International Economic Problems

Wednesday, February 15, 2006 • 5:00 PM

BRB 2.136