Marshall School of Business

Spring 2016
FBE Applied Economics Workshop

The USC Finance and Business Economics Department sponsors three seminar series each semester.
Applied Economics Workshop | Finance Seminar Series | Macroeconomics and International Finance Workshop
The joint SPPD/Marshall School Lusk Center for Real Estate also offers a Real Estate Seminar series and the
FBE Dept. Center for Investment Studies has an occasional Distinguished Speaker Series.

Applied Economics Workshops are usually held on Fridays from 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in Hoffman Hall, room 506
unless otherwise noted below. We no longer provide hardcopies of the papers. If you want a printout, please
download and print the PDF
file available by clicking on the paper title.   Thank you.   [Parking & seminar map]

Rev Date Speaker Title of Paper Room
   Jan. 29
Emily Nix
  Yale Econ
Learning Spillovers in the Firm HOH-506
   Feb. 5 Tobias Salz
  NYU Econ
Intermediation and Competition in Search Markets: An Empirical Case Study HOH-506
   Feb. 10
João Ramos
  NYU Econ
Repeated Delegation   (co-author: Elliot Lipnowski, NYU)   seminar: 1:15pm HOH-506
   Feb. 12
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 No seminar.    - - -
   Feb. 19 Orie Shelef
  Stanford SIEPR
Competing for Labor through Contracts: Selection, Matching, Firm Organization and Investments   (co-author: Amy Nguyen-Chyung, Univ. of Michigan) HOH-506
   Feb. 26
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 No seminar.    - - -
  Mar. 4
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 No seminar currently scheduled.    - - -
  Mar. 11 Shing-Yi Wang
Asymmetric Information and Remittances: Evidence from Matched Administrative Data   (co-authors: Thomas Joseph, IIM Udaipur and Yaw Nyarko, NYU) HOH-506
   Mar. 18
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 No seminar - Spring Break.    - - -
  Mar. 25 Jin Li
Financing Constraints and Relational Contracts
(co-author: Daniel Barron, Kellogg)
  Apr. 1
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 No seminar.    - - -
  Apr. 8
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 No seminar.    - - -
  Apr. 15 Sevgi Yuksel
Media Competition and the Source of Disagreement
(co-author: Jacopo Perego, NYU)
  Apr. 22 Simon Anderson
  Univ. of Virginia
 Cancelled 3/8/16 - will be rescheduled for Fall 2016    - - -
  Apr. 29
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 No seminar.    - - -

Click on the paper title to download a PDF.   To meet with a particular visitor contact Dr. Yanhui Wu at 213-740-7658 or yanhuiwu at marshall dot usc dot edu, or Dr. Chad Kendall at 213-740-7804 or chadkend at marshall dot usc dot edu.   For free parking, contact the FBE Dept. at (213) 740-6515 or Parking reservations require minimum 3 hours advance notice!
University of Southern California  ·  Finance and Business Economics Department  ·  BRI-308, MC-0804
3670 Trousdale Parkway, Ste. 308  ·  Los Angeles, CA 90089-0804 ·  213-740-6515  ·  213-740-6650 fax  ·

This page last modified: 4/25/2016 by Terry Lichvar, USC FBE Dept.   ©2016 University of Southern California