Seminars: Industrial Organization

Industrial Organization ................................................................................................................................
Term:  Fall 2019-2020
Location:  Littauer M-16
Meeting Time:  Mondays at 3:00
Description:  Invited scholars from other institutions present current research in the field in a seminar setting.
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Date   Speaker                                                       Title

Sept. 9

 Alexander MacKay, HBS   Consumer Inertia and Market Power
Sept. 16  Pierre Dubois, Toulouse  Bargaining and International Reference Pricing in the Pharmaceutical Industry 

                 with Ashvin Gandhi and Shoshana Vasserman

Sept. 23  No Meeting Scheduled  
Sept. 30  Sophie Calder-Wang, Harvard

  The Distributional Impact of the Sharing Economy on the Housing Market

Oct. 7  Nir Hak, Harvard   Estimation of Learning, Adoption and Diffusion Over a Network
Oct. 14

  Columbus Day

 
Oct. 21

 Cailin Slattery,
 Columbia Business School

  Bidding for Firms: Subsidy Competition in the U.S.

Oct. 28

 Jose Cuesta, Stanford

Price Regulation in Credit Markets: A Trade-off between Consumer Protection and Credit Access

Nov. 4
joint w/MIT
at 4:00 at MIT
E52-432

 Charles Hodgson, Yale

 Information Externalities, Free Riding, and Optimal Exploration in the UK Oil Industry

Nov. 11

 Tobia Salz, MIT  Auto Dealer Loan Intermediation: Consumer Behavior and Competitive Effects (with Andreas Grunewald, Jonathan Lanning, and David Low)

Nov. 18
joint w/MIT at 4:30 Littauer M-16

 Aviv Nevo, U Penn The Tragedy of the Last Mile: Economic Solutions to Congestion in Broadband Networks   (with Jacob B. Malone and Jonathan W. Williams)

Nov. 25
joint w/MIT
at 4:00 at MIT
E52-432

 Jihye Jeon, Boston University

Endogenous Information Acquisition and Insurance Choice  (with  Zach Y. Brown)

Dec. 2
joint w/MIT at 4:30 in the Hansen-Mason Room

 Claudia Robles Garcia, Stanford  Competition and Incentives in Mortgage Markets: The Role of Brokers