Bureau of Economics Seminar Series

Seminar Series

Federal Trade Commission

Bureau of Economics

Fall 2021

Date

Speaker

Paper

Room

9/9/2021

Jimbo Brand (Microsoft Research)

Differences in Differentiation: Raising Variety and Markups in Retail Food Services

Hosted by FTC

9/14/2021

Allan Collard Wexler (Duke)

TBD

Hosted by UMD

9/16/2021

Mathias Reynaert (Toulouse) Colluding Against Environmental Regulation

Hosted by FTC

9/30/2021

Kelsey Owsley (Univ. of Denver) Understanding the Relationship between Nonprofit Hospital Community Benefit Spending and System Membership: An Analysis of Independent Hospital Acquisitions

Hosted by FTC

10/5/2021

Sylvia Hristakeva (UCLA) TBD Hosted by UMD
10/7/2021 Chenyu Yang (UMD)

Merger, Product Variety and Firm Entry: the Retail Craft Beer Market in California

Hosted by FTC
10/12/2021 Lesley Chiou (Occidental) TBD Hosted by UMD
10/14/2021 Jonathan Zinman (Dartmouth) TBD

Hosted by FTC

10/21/2021 Maggie Chen (GWU) TBD Hosted by FTC

10/26/2021

Bob Town (UT Austin)

TBD

Hosted by UMD

10/28/2021

Brigham Frandsen (BYU)

TBD

Hosted by FTC
11/2/2021-11/4/2021

FTC MICROECONOMICS CONFERENCE

  Hosted by FTC
11/9/2021

Karl Shutter (PSU)

TBD Hosted by UMD
11/16/21

Emily Cuddy (Duke)

TBD Hosted by UMD
11/18/2021

Hunt Allcot (Microsoft Research)

TBD Hosted by FTC
11/30/2021 Robin Lee (Harvard) TBD Hosted by UMD
12/2/2021 Shi Qi (William and Mary) Cinema Digitization and Movie Industry Concentration Hosted by FTC
12/9/2021 Laura Blattner (Stanford GSB) TBD Hosted by FTC
12/16/2021 Mark Duggan (Standford) Getting the Price Right? The Impact of Competitive Bidding in the Medicare Program Hosted by FTC
All seminars will be held virtually. All FTC-hosted seminars are at 2:30pm Thursday and all UMD-hosted seminars are 3:30pm Tuesday unless otherwise indicated.

Updated: September 7, 2021


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