The Gary Chamberlain Online Seminar in Econometrics

A regular open online international inter-institutional econometrics seminar in honor of Gary Chamberlain (1948–2020)

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Upcoming Seminar Presentations

  • Friday, May 7, noon ET / 5pm London
    Anna Mikusheva (MIT): "Inference with Many Weak Instruments" (with Sophie Sun)
    Click here to sign up for the seminar and receive a Zoom link to join on Friday. Sign up for the post-talk discussion at 2pm ET.

  • Friday, May 21, noon ET / 5pm London
    Isaiah Andrews (Harvard): "Optimal Decision Rules for Weak GMM" (paper, with Anna Mikusheva)

  • Friday, June 4, noon ET / 5pm London
    Shu Shen (UC Davis): "Dynamic Regression Discontinuity Under Treatment Effect Heterogeneity" (with Yu-Chin Hsu)

All seminars are Fridays at noon ET (5pm London / 11am CT / 9am PT).

Seminar Calendar

Format and Rules

The seminars are held on Zoom and last 90 minutes:

  • 60 minutes of presentation

  • 15 minutes total of comments and questions by two or three designated discussants

  • 15 minutes of audience comments and questions

A moderator collects audience questions in chat. Please stay muted until called by the moderator.

Seminars will be recorded and available on the webpage a few days after. Please note that you may be recorded if you activate your video or speak during the seminar.

This is an experiment and you are part of the treatment group – all these details are subject to change.


If you want to get in touch, have feedback or suggestions, want to propose a speaker or volunteer as a discussant, please e-mail us at or fill out the feedback form. If you are hosting your own seminar, we would like to hear from you, list your seminar, and we invite you to share your best practices and sign up for the "online seminar organizers" e-mail list.


Alberto Abadie (MIT), Isaiah Andrews (Harvard), Stéphane Bonhomme (Chicago), Xiaohong Chen (Yale), Guido Imbens (Stanford), Michal Kolesár (Princeton), Anna Mikusheva (MIT), Jann Spiess (Stanford), Martin Weidner (Oxford)