Marshall School of Business

Spring 2011    - COMPLETED
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.
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-Feb Faculty Recruiting Seminars    - - -    - - -
  Feb. 25 Robert Tamura
  Clemson,
  visiting Pepperdine)
Black and White Fertility, Differential Baby Booms: The Value of Civil Rights   (coauthors: Curtis Simon, Clemson, and Kevin M. Murphy, Chicago) HOH-706
  Mar. 4 Feng Zhu
  Marshall, USC
Ad Revenue and Content Commercialization: Evidence from Blogs   (coauthor: Monic Sun, Stanford University) HOH-706
  Mar. 11 Tracy Lewis
  Fuqua, Duke
Selective Disclosure of Public Information: Who Needs to Know?   (coauthors: Qi Chen, Duke, and Yun Zhang, George Washington Univ.) HOH-706
   Mar. 18          - - -  No seminar - Spring Break.    - - -
  Mar. 25 Catherine Thomas
  Columbia
Innovation and Foreign Ownership   (coauthors: Maria Guadalupe, Columbia, and Olga Kuzmina, Columbia) HOH-706
   Apr. 1          - - -  No seminar.    - - -
  Apr. 8 David Reiley
  Yahoo, Inc.
Does Retail Advertising Work? Measuring the Effects of Advertising on Sales via a Controlled Experiment on Yahoo! HOH-706
  Apr. 14
THURS.
Uri Gneezy
  Rady, UC San Diego
Gender differences in preferences ACC-312
  Apr. 15 Marina Agranov
  Caltech Econ.
TBA  CANCELLED 3/22/11
 Marina's seminar will be rescheduled for the Fall 2011 semester.
HOH-706
  Apr. 22

See the Program website for links to presenter and discussant websites.

USC-UCLA-UCI Finance Day at USC         Program (pdf)

Papers:   Santikian,   Eisfeldt,   Schwarz,   Gandhi and Lustig,   Wang,   M. Westerfield,   Tate and Yang, or Abstracts only

For more information, contact Dr. Carvalho 213-740-7677, Dr. Solomon 213-740-1057, or Dr. Stathopoulos 213-740-7628.
 HOH-1
(basement)


  9:00 am
      to
  4:10 pm
  Apr. 29 Yasutora Watanabe
  Kellogg, Northwestern
Inferring Strategic Voting (co-author: Kei Kawai, Northwestern University)   SSRN Link HOH-706

Click on the paper title to download a PDF.  To meet with a particular visitor contact Dr. Odilon Cmara at 213-740-7658 or ocamara@marshall.usc.edu.  For free parking, contact the FBE Dept. at (213) 740-6515 or fbe@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: 5/3/11 by Terry Lichvar, Program Administrator, USC FBE Dept.     2003-2011 University of Southern California