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, January 15, noon ET / 5pm London
    Tincho Almuzara (New York Fed): Heterogeneity in Transitory Income Risk
    Jonathan Roth (Microsoft Research): When Is Parallel Trends Sensitive to Functional Form?
    (with Pedro Sant’Anna, paper)
    Matthew Thirkettle (Rice): Identification and Estimation of Network Statistics with Missing Link Data
    Moderator: Michal Kolesár (Princeton)
    Click here to register for the seminar.

  • Friday, January 29, noon ET / 5pm London
    Peter Hull (Chicago): Non-Random Exposure to Exogenous Shocks: Theory and Applications (with Kirill Borusyak)
    Discussant: Dmitry Arkhangelsky (CEMFI)
    Panelists: Pedro Sant'Anna (Vanderbilt), Clément de Chaisemartin (UCSB), Andrew Goodman-Bacon (Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis)
    Moderator: Guido Imbens (Stanford)
    Zoom registration link will appear a few days before the seminar. Join our mailing list above to receive updates.

  • Friday, February 12

  • Friday, February 26

  • Friday, March 12

  • Friday, March 26

  • Friday, April 9

  • Friday, April 23

All seminars are Fridays at noon ET (5pm London / 11am CT / 9am PT). We hope to hold seminars at different times in the future to accommodate other time zones.

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 (UCL)