Departmental Seminar 2012-2013

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Semester A

Date Speaker Title
October 22, 2012 Jacob Rosenberg
Bar-Ilan University
Seminar in Memory of Tikva Lecker, Z”L:הכלכלה של גלות מצריים 1600 - 1300 לפנה"ס
October 29, 2012 Konrad Stahl
University of Mannheim
Certification in Concentrated Markets Certification in Concentrated Markets PDF version
November 05, 2012 Asaf Zussman
Hebrew University
Conflict and Ethnic Segregation in the Marketplace: Evidence from Israel Conflict and Ethnic Segregation in the Marketplace: Evidence from Israel PDF version
November 12, 2012 Yaron Yehezkel
Tel-Aviv University
The Role of Coordination Bias in Platform Competition The Role of Coordination Bias in Platform Competition PDF version
November 19, 2012 Ariel Levy
Technion
Counterparty Risk in Exchange Traded Notes (ETNs): Theory and Evidence
November 26, 2012 Sergiu Hart
Hebrew University and Center for Rationality
Two(!) Good To Be True Two(!) Good To Be True PDF version
December 03, 2012 Oren Rigbi
Ben-Gurion University
Organizational Structure, Police Activity and Crime Organizational Structure, Police Activity and Crime PDF version
December 10, 2012 Hosny Zoabi
Tel-Aviv University
International Trade, the Gender Wage Gap, Female Labor Force Participation and Growth International Trade, the Gender Wage Gap, Female Labor Force Participation and Growth PDF version
December 17, 2012 Michael Beenstock
Hebrew University
Spatial Gravity Spatial Gravity PDF version
December 24, 2012 Yossi Spiegel
Tel-Aviv University
A Dynamic Model of Predation A Dynamic Model of Predation PDF version
December 31, 2012 Sarit Weisburd
Hebrew University
Identifying Moral Hazard in Car Insurance Contracts Identifying Moral Hazard in Car Insurance Contracts PDF version
January 07, 2013 Ran Spiegler
Tel-Aviv University and University College London
Reference Dependence and Labor Market Fluctuations Reference Dependence and Labor Market Fluctuations PDF version
January 14, 2013 Elhanan Helpman
Harvard University
Trade And Inequality: From Theory To Estimation Trade And Inequality: From Theory To Estimation PDF version

Semester B

Date Speaker Title
March 04, 2013 Pablo Brañas Garza
Middlesex University London
Fairness or Spite? What is the Ultimatum Game about? Fairness or Spite? What is the Ultimatum Game about? PDF version
March 11, 2013 Mehmet Ali Ulubasoglu
Deakin University
What Underlies Weak States? The Role of Terrain Ruggedness What Underlies Weak States? The Role of Terrain Ruggedness PDF version
March 12, 2013 Artyom Jelnov
Tel Aviv University
Voting Power and Proportional Representation of Voters Voting Power and Proportional Representation of Voters PDF version
March 18, 2013 Yakov Amihud
New York University
Liquidity Risk of Corporate Bond Returns: A Conditional Approach Liquidity Risk of Corporate Bond Returns: A Conditional Approach PDF version
April 08, 2013 Moshe Hazan
Hebrew University
Do Highly Educated Women Choose Smaller Families Do Highly Educated Women Choose Smaller Families PDF version
April 22, 2013 Esteban Klor
Hebrew University
The Long-Run Effect of 9/11: Terrorism, Backlash, and the Assimilation of Muslim Immigrants in the West The Long-Run Effect of 9/11: Terrorism, Backlash, and the Assimilation of Muslim Immigrants in the West PDF version
April 29, 2013 Ity Schurtz
Hebrew University
The Accident Externality of Traffic Density: Evidence from Observance of the Jewish Sabbath in Israel
May 06, 2013 Tayfun Sonmez
Boston College
The Demise Of Walk Zones In Boston: Priorities Vs. Precedence In School Choice The Demise Of Walk Zones In Boston: Priorities Vs. Precedence In School Choice PDF version
May 13, 2013 Zvi Hercowitz
Tel Aviv University
Fiscal Policy in an Open Economy Fiscal Policy in an Open Economy PDF version
May 27, 2013 Shlomo Yitzhaki
Hebrew University
Gini's Mean Difference: a Response to Leamer's Critique Gini's Mean Difference: a Response to Leamer's Critique PDF version
June 03, 2013 Daniel Chen
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
The Deterrent Effect of the Death Penalty? Evidence from British Commutations During World War I
June 10, 2013 Michel Strawczynski
Hebrew University
Cyclicality of Statutory Tax Rates Cyclicality of Statutory Tax Rates PDF version
June 17, 2013 Itay Ater
Tel-Aviv University
The Effect of Personal Experiences on the Choice of Subscription Contracts