Marshall School of Business

Fall 2013
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 held on Fridays from 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. in Hoffman Hall, Room 706.
If you want a hardcopy of the paper, 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
  Aug. 30
- - -
 No seminar.
HOH-706
  Sept. 6
- - -
 No seminar.
HOH-706
  Sept. 13 Francine Lafontaine
  Michigan
Financial Constraints and Moral Hazard: The Case of Franchising (co-authors: Ying Fan, Michigan Econ, and Kai-Uwe Kuhn, Michigan Econ)
HOH-706
  Sept. 20 Julie Wulf
  HBS
Pay Harmony: Peer Comparison and Executive Compensation   (co-author: Claudine Gartenberg, NYU)
HOH-706
  Sept. 27 Steve Tadelis
  Haas, UC Berkeley & Ebay
Consumer Heterogeneity and Paid Search Effectiveness: A Large Scale Field Experiment   (co-authors: Thomas Blake, Ebay Research Labs, and Chris Nosko, Chicago)
HOH-706
  Oct. 4 Mike Waldman
  Johnson, Cornell
Performance, Career Dynamics, and Span of Control   (co-authors: Valerie Smeets, Aarhus Univ., and Frederic Warzynski, Aarhus Univ.)
HOH-706
  Oct. 11
- - -
 No seminar.
HOH-706
  Oct. 18 Michael Raith
  Simon, Rochester
Managers, Mentoring, and Internal Labor Markets   (co-author: Guido Friebel, Frankfurt)
HOH-706
  Oct. 25 Mitchell Hoffman
  Rotman, Toronto
The Facts About Referrals: Toward an Understanding of Employee Referral Networks   (co-authors: Stephen Burks, Univ. of Minnesota, Bo Cowgill, UC Berkeley, and Michael Housman, Evolv on Demand)
Per the author's request, this paper will not be posted.   Please email the Program Administrator to obtain a PDF copy of the paper.
HOH-706
  Nov. 1 Tom Cunningham
  IIES, Stockholm
Biases and Implicit Knowledge
HOH-706
  Nov. 8 Tim Van Zandt
  INSEAD
Trading Off Flexibility in Health Insurance Choice    abstract
At this time, there is no paper available. Sorry!
HOH-706
  Nov. 15
- - -
 No seminar.
HOH-706
  Nov. 22 Arijit Mukherjee
  Michigan State Econ.
On the Trade-Off Between Efficiency in Job Assignment and Turnover: The Role of Break-Up Fees   (co-author: Luís Vasconcelos, University of Essex)
HOH-706
   Nov. 29          - - -  Thanksgiving Holiday - No seminar    - - -
  Dec. 6
- - -
 No seminar.
HOH-706
  Dec. 13-14
See website for details!
Finance, Organizations and Markets (FOM)
Research Conference
JKP-112

Click on the paper title to download a PDF.  To meet with a particular visitor contact Dr. Yanhui Wu at 213-740-0288 or yanhuiwu[at]marshall[.]usc[.]edu.  For free parking, contact the FBE Dept. at (213) 740-6515 or fbe[at]usc[.]edu. Parking reservations require minimum 24 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
fbe@usc.edu    http://www.marshall.usc.edu/FBE

This page last modified: 12/2/13 by Terry Lichvar, Program Administrator, USC FBE Dept.     2003-2012 University of Southern California