Graduate Student Workshop

Venue: Synchronously online via Zoom
Time: Wednesdays from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and Fridays from 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Note: Invitations to a Zoom meeting will be emailed in advance of a scheduled workshop.

The Graduate Student Workshop is organized by Hugo Jales and Perry Singleton. This workshop serves as a forum for Ph.D. students to present their research ideas and papers, and to receive feedback from faculty.

Fall 2020

Fall 2020
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    Spring 2020

    Spring 2020
    Date  Speaker  Title 


     February 7

    Friday


    Rachel Jarrold-Grapes

    "Teacher Experience and Student Performance in High-Need Schools: Evidence from North Carolina's Return to Work Program"

      "Investment Subsidies and School Spending: Evidence from Colorado's BEST Program"

      "Marijuana Legalization and Educational Attainment: Evidence from Oregon"


           February 19

          Wednesday

           Guanyu Liu

           "Estimation of average treatment effects with model averaging"

          February 21

          Friday 

          Tianyun Zhu 

          "Estimating the Implicit Price Elasticity of the Demand for Neighborhood Amenities: A Hedonic Approach"

          February 26

          Wednesday

          Samuel Saltmarsh (11:00 am - 11:45 am)

          &

          Joaquin Urrego (11:45 am - 12:30 pm)

          Samuel : "Durable Housing, Vacancies, and Blight: The Effects of Residential Demolition Programs in Declining Cities."

          Joaquin: “Better Together: Concentration of Retail and Property Crime”


          Fall 2019

          Fall 2019
          Date  Speaker  Title 

          November 8

          Friday 

          Nam Seok Kim 

          "Attitudes towards globalization and associated voting behavior : Evidence from Swedish national election studies"



          Spring 2019

          Spring 2019
          Date  Speaker  Title 

           April 19

          Friday

           Tianyun Zhu

          “The Change of Sorting Equilibrium for Job Access over Time: Evidence from Buffalo MSA”

          May 1

          Wednesday

          Yinhan Zhang (11:00 am - 11:45 am)

          &

          Stephanie Coffey (11:45 am - 12:30 pm)

          Yinhan Zhang - "The effect of outward FDI on export quality upgrade: firm-level evidence from China"

          Stephanie Coffey - "Towering intellects? Sizing up the relationship between height and achievement among NYC students"


          Fall 2018

          Fall 2018
          Date  Speaker  Title 

           October 3

          Wednesday

           Judith Liu

          "The Long-Term Impact of Work-Hour Regulations on Physician Labor Supply”

           October 31

          Wednesday

          Krieg Tidemann

          "Minimum Wages, Spatial Equilibrium, and Housing Rents"

          November 2

          Friday

          Dahae Choo, Guanyu Liu, & Yi Yang

          Yi Yang: “Mode of Technical Inefficiency in Parametric Stochastic Frontier Model”

          Dahae Choo: “The cash transfer and fertility decision in South Korea”

          Guanyu Liu: "Evaluating the economic impact of conflict: A counterfactual analysis of Ukraine"

           November 28

          Wednesday

          Yanmin Yang
          “Innovation in a Networked World: Inventor Team, Social Network and Patent Impact"

           December 5

          Wednesday

           Jun Cai  “Identification and Estimation of a Nonparametric Panel Stochastic Frontier Model”


          Spring 2018

          Spring 2018
          Date  Speaker  Title 
          March 21  Huong Tran  “The effects of social networks on starting wage” 
          April 12
          Thursday 2:00-3:30 p.m.
          Jonathan Presler  “Social interactions in NYC elementary schools using reference group intersectionality” 
          April 13 Seokchae Hwang  "Estimation of Treatment Effects using Korean Administrative Data" 
           April 25 Yanmin Yang  "Innovation in a Networked World: Inventor Team, Social Networks and Quality of Patents" 
          April 27 Hoang Pham  "Endogenous Foreign Investment and Dynamics of Firm Productivity: Evidence in China" 
          May 2 Krieg Tidemann  "Minimum Wages, Spatial Equilibrium, and Housing Rents" 


          Fall 2017

          Fall 2017
          Date Speaker Title 
          October 11  Yanmin Yang  "Innovation in a networked world: inventor team, social networks and quality of patents" 
          October 23
          Monday 4:00-5:30 p.m.
          Yang Liang “Job Creation and Job Destruction:
          The Effect of Trade Shocks on U.S. Manufacturing Employment” 
           October 27  Boqian Jiang “Separating Selection from Spillover Effects:
          Using the Mode to Estimate the Return to City Size” 
          November 3  Jindong Pang  “Do Subways Improve Labor Market Outcomes for Low-Skilled Workers?” 
          November 8  Jessica Sauve-Syed  "Lead Exposure and Student Performance: A Study of Flint Schools"
          November 15  Ling Li  “Helping Nurses or Hurting Patients: The Effect of OSHA Inspections in Nursing Facilities”
          December 1  Jun Cai   "Deconvolution with Laplacian Error and Unknown Scale"
          December 6  Fabio Rueda de Vivero  “Wage Subsidies in Labor Markets with High Informality:
          Evidence from Colombia’s First Job Act”  
          December 8 Maeve Maloney  "How centralized is U.S. Metropolitan Employment?"
          (co-authored with Jason Brown, Jordan Rappaport, and Aaron Smalter Hall)