Academic Year 2011-2012 Organizer(s) Brezis Elise S. Usual Time Seminar meetings take place on Monday, 11:00am-12:30pm Place Economics and Business Administration building (No. 504), Room 011 Previous Seminars Departmental Seminar 2020-2021 Semester B Departmental Seminar 2020-2021 Semester A Departmental Seminar 2019-2020 Departmental Seminar 2018-2019 Departmental Seminar 2017-2018 Departmental Seminar 2016-2017 Departmental Seminar 2015-2016 Departmental Seminar 2014-2015 Departmental Seminar 2013-2014 Departmental Seminar 2012-2013 Departmental Seminar 2010-2011 Departmental Seminar 2009-2010 Departmental Seminar 2008-2009 Departmental Seminar 2007-2008 Departmental Seminar 2005-2006 Departmental Seminar 2004-2005 Previous Lectures Date Speaker Title 18/06/2012 - 13:00 Oded Galor Cultural Diversity, Geographical Isolation and the Origins of the Wealth of Nations 11/06/2012 - 13:00 Joel Sobel Effective Communication in Cheap-Talk Games 04/06/2012 - 12:00 Catherine Mann US Treasury Auctions: Boom, Bust, QE, and Role for Foreign Central Banks 21/05/2012 - 15:00 - 13:00 Danny Shoag Why has Regional Convergence in the U.S. Stopped? 14/05/2012 - 14:00 - 12:50 Ira Gang Method of Pay, Migrant's Legal Status, and Wage Gaps 07/05/2012 - 14:50 - 12:50 Moshe Justman Affinity and Tension between Religious Denominations: Evidence from Private School Enrolment 30/04/2012 - 14:50 - 12:50 Yona Rubinstein Using Federal Minimum Wages to Identify the Impact of Minimum Wages on Employment and Earnings across the U.S. States 23/04/2012 - 14:50 - 12:50 Zvi Eckstein The Chosen Few: How Education Shaped Jewish History 16/04/2012 - 14:50 - 12:50 Shiri Alon Eron Subjective Multi-Prior Probability: A Representation of a Partial Likelihood Relation 26/03/2012 - 14:50 - 12:50 Mark Gradstein Income Growth and Institutional Quality: Evidence from International Oil Price Shocks 19/03/2012 - 14:50 - 12:50 Eyal Winter Rational Emotions and Mind Reading 12/03/2012 - 14:00 - 12:00 Bradley Ruffle First-Mover Advantage in Two-Sided Competitions: An Experimental Comparison of Role-Assignment Rules 05/03/2012 - 14:00 - 12:00 Tali Regev Sex Ratios at Top PhD Programs in Economics 05/03/2012 - 12:30 - 11:00 Moshe Justman Affinity and Tension between Religious Denominations: Evidence from Private School Enrolment 30/01/2012 - 15:30 Jacob Nussim The Fallacy of the Double Dividend Hypothesis 23/01/2012 - 15:30 Omer Moav Transparency, Appropriability and the Early State 16/01/2012 - 15:30 Anna Rubinchik Demand For Contract Enforcement in a Barter Environment 09/01/2012 - 15:20 Aviad Tur Sinai What do Israeli students do while studying and after studying? 02/01/2012 - 15:20 Shachar Kariv Who is (More) Rational? 26/12/2011 - 15:20 Ronny Razin Preferences Over Equality in The Presence of Costly Income Sorting 19/12/2011 - 15:10 Uzi Segal Ain't Misbehavin' Isn't Behaving: On the Likelihood of Cyclic Comparison 12/12/2011 - 15:50 Noam Gruber Keeping Up With the Zhangs: Household Saving Behavior as a Function of Relative Wealth 05/12/2011 - 15:10 Joel Mokyr Precocious Albion: Factor Prices, Technological Change and the British Industrial Revolution 28/11/2011 - 15:00 Zvika Neeman Rise to the Challenge or Not Give a Damn: Differential Performance in High vs. Low Stakes Tests 21/11/2011 - 15:00 Hillel Rapoport Migration, FDI and the margins of trade 14/11/2011 - 14:10 Ron Lavi Side-Communication Yields Efficiency of Ascending Auctions: The Two-Items Case 07/11/2011 - 15:40 Aner Sela Sequential All-Pay Auctions with Head Starts 31/10/2011 - 12:30 - 11:00 Jacob Rosenberg In memory of Prof.Tikva Lecker (Darvish) "מעורבותו של רבן שמעון בן גמליאל בשוק הקורבנות"