Ph.D. Workshop 2008-2009

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Semester B

Date Speaker Title
March 17, 2009 Pomerantz Renana, Bar-Ilan University Media Bias and Jury Bias
March 31, 2009 Mor Zahavi, Bar-Ilan University The Condorcet Jury Theorem and extension of the franchise with rationally ignorant voters The Condorcet Jury Theorem and extension of the franchise with rationally ignorant voters PDF version
March 31, 2009 Yariv Welzman, Bar-Ilan University Disinformation and the Persistence of ineffective Aid Disinformation and the Persistence of ineffective Aid PDF version
March 31, 2009 Rezina Sultana, Bar-Ilan University Rent Creation and Rent Seeking in Indian Caste System Rent Creation and Rent Seeking in Indian Caste System PDF version
April 21, 2009 Amichai Fishler, Bar-Ilan University Bureaucracy and Outsourcing
April 28, 2009 No seminar Memorial Day for Israel’s Fallen Soldiers and Victims of Terror - No Seminar
May 05, 2009 Avichai Snir, Bar-Ilan University Blind Pickers and Cherry Pickers: Consumers 'Attention to Goods' Price and Quantity Per Package Information. Blind Pickers and Cherry Pickers: Consumers 'Attention to Goods' Price     and Quantity Per Package Information. PDF version
May 12, 2009 Avner Shevach, Bar-Ilan University Essays on Conspicuous Consumption & Conspicuous production
May 19, 2009 Avner Shevach, Bar-Ilan University Essays on Conspicuous Consumption & Conspicuous production - Part 2
May 26, 2009 Avichai Snir, Bar-Ilan University Introduction to VARs and Structural VARs: Estimation & Tests Using Stata Introduction to VARs and Structural VARs: Estimation & Tests Using Stata PDF version
June 02, 2009 Dr. Ariel Levy, UCLA (Job Candidate) The CDS Bond Basis Spread in Emerging Markets: Liquidity and Counterparty Risk Effects The CDS Bond Basis Spread in Emerging Markets: Liquidity and Counterparty Risk Effects PDF version
June 09, 2009 Avner Shevach, Bar-Ilan University Essays on Conspicuous Consumption & Conspicuous production - Part 3
June 16, 2009 Galit Eizman, Bar-Ilan University "So-low Lawyers?": An Analysis of the Legal Studies Market in Israel
June 23, 2009 Amichai Fishler, Bar-Ilan University A Rent Seeking Model with Unequal Valuations
June 23, 2009 Dr. Shaul Almekais, Bar-Ilan University Ultimatum Games and Expected Utility Maximization in Light of Attachment Theory