Seminars: Winter 2021

Friday, April 9, Alex Torgovitsky (Chicago)

"Instrumental Variables with Multiple Instruments" (paper 1, paper 2, with Magne Mogstad and Christopher R. Walters)
Discussant: Guido Imbens (Stanford)
Panelist: Pedro Carneiro (UCL)
Moderator: Jann Spiess (Stanford)


Friday, March 26: Vira Semenova (Berkeley)

"Better Lee Bounds" (paper)
Discussant: Jörg Stoye (Cornell)
Panelist: Alexandre Poirier (Georgetown)
Moderator: Isaiah Andrews (Harvard)


Friday, March 12, 2021: Florian Gunsilius (Michigan)

"Distributional Synthetic Controls" (paper)
Discussant: Kaspar Wüthrich (UCSD)
Panelists: Alberto Abadie (MIT), Davide Viviano (UCSD)
Moderator: Guido Imbens (Stanford)


Friday, February 26, 2021: Stéphane Bonhomme (Chicago)

"Teams: Heterogeneity, Sorting, and Complementarity" (paper)
Discussant: Bryan S. Graham (Berkeley)
Panelist: Martin Weidner (UCL), Josh Kinsler (Georgia)
Moderator: Guido Imbens (Stanford)


Friday, February 12, 2021: Denis Chetverikov (UCLA)

"Spectral and post-spectral estimators for grouped panel data models" (with Elena Manresa)
Discussant: Hyungsik Roger Moon (USC)
Panelist: Liangjun Su (SMU)
Moderator: Stéphane Bonhomme (Chicago)


Friday, January 29, 2021: Peter Hull (Chicago)

"Non-Random Exposure to Exogenous Shocks: Theory and Applications" (with Kirill Borusyak, paper)
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)


Friday, January 15, 2021: Tincho Almuzara (New York Fed), Jonathan Roth (Microsoft Research), Matthew Thirkettle (Rice)

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)