Bureau of Economics Seminar Series

Seminar Series

Federal Trade Commission

Bureau of Economics

Fall 2019

Date

Speaker

Paper

Room

9/12/2019

Matt Knepper (BEA)

Employment Discrimination across the Business Cycle

H332

9/19/2019

Elizabeth Weber Handwerker (BLS)

Megafirms and Monopsonists: Not the same employers, not the same workers

H332

9/26/2019

Anna Tuchman (Kellogg)The Impact of Soda Taxes: Pass-Through, Tax Avoidance, and Nutritional Effects

H332

10/3/2019

Stefania Albanesi (Pittsburgh)TBDH332

10/10/2019

Lauren Russell (Penn)Price Effects of Non-Profit College and University MergersH332
10/17/2019Josh Feng (Utah Eccles)Pricing Intermediaries in Prescription Drug Markets: Impact and Policy ImplicationsH332
10/24/2019Greg Lewis (Microsoft Research)TBDH332
10/31/2019Chris Conlon (NYU Stern)TBDH332
11/7/2019Kate Ho (Princeton)TBD

H332

11/14/2019No seminarFTC Microeconomics ConferenceH332
11/21/2019Pietro Tebaldi (Chicago)Market Design in Regulated Health Insurance Markets: Risk Adjustment vs. Subsidies

H332

11/28/2019

No seminar

(Thanksgiving)

  
12/5/2019Susana Vasserman (Stanford)TBD

H332

12/12/2019Mark Duggan (Stanford)TBD

H332

12/19/2019Katja Seim (Yale)Taxes or Broadband NetworksH332
Unless otherwise noted, all seminars take place at 2:30pm in the FTC Headquarters building located at 600 Pennsylvania Ave NW. Outside visitors are welcome, but should contact Miriam Larson-Koester (mlarsonkoester@ftc.gov) in advance of the seminar to arrange building access.

Updated: August 15, 2019

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