Past Seminars

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Listing of past seminars hosted by the Smeal College of Business Laboratory for Economics Management and Auctions
Academic Year 2013/2014
Date Time Event
Monday, 
September 9, 2013
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Chloe Tergiman
Assistant Professor of Strategy and Business Economics

Sauder School of Business
University of British Columbia

Room: 122 Business Building

Paper: Naive Play and the Process of Choice in Guessing
Games

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Monday, 
March 24, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Joaquín Gómez Miñambres
Assistant Professor of Economics

Bucknell University

Room: 122 Business Building

Paper: Goal Setting & Monetary Incentives

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Tuesday, 
April 29, 2014
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Richard A. Young
Professor of Accounting

Fisher College of Business
The Ohio State University

Room: 124 Business Building

Paper: Are Unheard Promises Kept?

Academic Year 2014/2015
Date Time Event
Monday, 
September 8, 2014
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM Anthony M. Kwasnica
Professor of Business Economics

Smeal College of Business 
Pennsylvania State University

Room: 121 Business Building

Paper: Aggregate Sentiment and Investment: An Experimental Study
Monday, 
September 15, 2014
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

David J. Cooper
Professor of Economics

Department of Economics
Florida State University

Room: 122 Business Building

Paper: Coordination with Endogenous Contracts: Incentives, Selection, and Strategic Anticipation

Monday, 
September 22, 2014
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Introduction to the LEMA Lab
Discussion Panel of Lab Users

Room: 16 Business Building (LEMA Lab)

Monday, 
September 29, 2014
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Lu Han
Associate Professor of Business Economics

Rotman School of Management
University of Toronto

Room: TBA

Paper: In-House Transactions in the Real Estate Brokerage Industry: Matching Outcome or Strategic Promotion?

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Sponsored by IRES

Monday, November 10, 2014

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Erin Krupka
Assistant Professor of Information

School of Information
University of Michigan

Room: Business Building 121

Paper: Social Norms and Identify-Driven Choice

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Brad Case
Senior Vice President, 
Research & Industry Information

NAREIT

Room: Business Building 120

Paper: Fully Liquid Granular Pure-Play Commercial Property Investments with Targeted Leverage

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Monday, February 9, 2015 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Stephanie Moulton
Associate Professor

John Glenn School of Public Affairs
The Ohio State University

Room: Business Building 122

Paper: An Analysis of Default Risk in the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) Program

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Monday, March 23, 2015 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Judd Kessler
Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy

Wharton School of Business
University of Pennsylvania

Room: Business Building 122

Paper: Loopholes undermine donation: An experiment motivated by an organ donation priority loophole in Israel

Paper: Don't Take 'No' For an Answer: An Experiment with Actual Organ Donor Registrations

Monday,
March 30, 2015
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Saurabh Bansal
Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management

Smeal College of Business
Pennsylvania State University 

Room: 122 Business Building

Paper: Using Expert Assessments to Estimate Probability Distributions

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Monday,
April 6, 2015
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Robert Bloomfield
Professor of Management, Professor of Accounting

Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Cornell University

Room: 122 Business Building

Paper: Drinking Your Own Kool-Aid: The Role of Beliefs, Belief-Revision, and Meetings in Persuasion

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Monday,
April 13, 2015
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Martin Boyer
Professor of Finance

Department of Finance
HEC Montréal

Room: 122 Business Building

Paper: Directors' Insurance and the Expected Cost of Frivolous Litigation when Cross-Listing into the U.S.

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Monday,
April 20, 2015
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Andrew Davis
Assistant Professor of Operations, Technology, and Information Management

Johnson Graduate School of Management
Cornell University

Room: Business Building 122

Paper: Contracts and Capacity Investment in Supply Chains

Friday,
May 1, 2015

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Eva Steiner
University Lecturer

Department of Land Economy
University of Cambridge

Room: 215 Business Building

Paper: Capital Structure and REIT Firm Value

 

Academic Year 2015/2016

Date

Series

Speaker / Paper

Time

Location

09/16/15
Wednesday 

IRES

Joseph Vavra (University of Chicago)

Paper: House Prices, Local Demand, and Retail Prices

2:00 PM - 03:30 PM

121 Business Building

09/21/15
Monday 

LEMA

Yaroslav Rosokha (Purdue)

Paper: Constructing Strategies in the Indefinitely Repeated Prisoner's Dilemma Game

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

121 Business Building

10/05/15
Monday 

LEMA

Emanuel Vespa (UC Santa Barbara)

Paper: Endogenous sample selection and partial naiveté: A laboratory study

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

121 Business Building

10/12/15 Monday

LEMA

David Budescu (Fordham)

Paper: Aggregating Information by Harnessing the “Wisdom of Crowds”

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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

215 Business Building

10/19/15 Monday

LEMA

Henry Schneider (Cornell)

Paper: Promoting Best Practices in a Multitask Workplace: Experimental Evidence on Checklists

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

121 Business Building

10/21/15 Wednesday

IRES

Yildiray Yildirim (CUNY)

Paper: Consumer Response to Credit Tightening Policy: Evidence From Turkey

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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

121 Business Building

11/9/15
Monday

LEMA

Daniel Houser (George Mason)

Paper: Demanding or Deferring? The Economic Value of Communication with Attitude

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10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

121 Business Building

12/04/15
Friday

IRES/FIN

Maisy Wong (University of Pennsylvania)

Paper: TBA

1:30 PM - 03:00 PM

004 Business Building

03/14/16
Monday 

LEMA

Andrew Schotter (New York University)

Paper: Learning and Mechanism Design: An Experimental Test of School Matching Mechanisms With Intergenerational Advice

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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

106 Business Building

03/21/16
Monday 

LEMA

Alistair Wilson (University of Pittsburgh)

Paper: Information Transmission and the Shadow of the Future: An Experiment

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

106 Business Building

03/23/16
Wednesday

IRES

Christopher Palmer (UC Berkeley)

Paper: Unconventional Monetary Policy and the Allocation of Credit 

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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

120 Business Building

03/29/16
Tuesday

LEMA

Don Moser (University of Pittsburgh) 

Paper: How Does Reducing Pay Dispersion Affect Employee Behavior?

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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

217 Business Building

04/04/16
Monday

LEMA

Tim Cason (Purdue)

Paper: Bidding in first-price and second-price interdependent-values auctions: A laboratory experiment

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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

106 Business Building

04/11/16
Monday

LEMA

Scarlett Miller (Penn State)

Paper: TBA

10:30 PM - 12:00 PM

120 Business BUilding

04/18/16
Monday 

LEMA

Marina Agranov (Caltech)

Paper: Commitment and (In)Efficiencies: a Bargaining Experiment

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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

106 Business Building

04/25/16
Monday 

IRES

Johannes Stroebel (New York University)

Paper: TBA

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

120 Business Building

04/29/16
Friday

IRES

Kerry Vandell (UC Irvine)  

Paper: TBA

TBA

TBA

09/14/2015
Wednesday

IRES

Xudong An (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia)

Title: TBA

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

TBA