Seminars: Law, Economics, & Organization

  Law, Economics, & Organization............................................................................................................
Term:  Fall 2019-2020
Location:  HLS, Hauser 105
Meeting Time: Mondays 12:30-2:00
Description:  The presentation of work in progress in the field of law, economics, and organizations. Presentations by members of the various Harvard faculties, outside speakers, and graduate students. Offered jointly with the Law School as 96250-11 and with the Business School as 4670
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Date   Speaker                                                       Title
Sept. 9 Danial Barron,  Northwestern-Harvard The Use and Misuse of Coordinated Punishments
Sept. 16 Josh Lerner,  HBS The Social Impact of Private Equity Over the Economic Cycle
Sept. 23 Robin Lee, Harvard Will the Market Fix the Market? A Theory of Stock Exchange Competition and Innovation
Sept. 30 NO MEETING SCHEDULED  
Oct. 7 Chiara Farronato, HBS Consumer Protection in an Online World: An Analysis of Occupational Licensing
Oct. 14 NO MEETING SCHEDULED  
Oct. 21  Elisabeth Kempf,  Chicago-Booth Litigating Innovation: Evidence from Securities Class Action Lawsuits
Oct. 28  NO MEETING SCHEDULED  
Nov. 4 Sendhil Mullainathan, Chicago-Booth

Discrimination in the Age of Algorithms (with Jon Kleinberg, Jens Ludwig, and Cass Sunstein)

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Dissecting Racial Bias in an Algorithm Used to Manage the Health of Populations  (with Ziad Obermeyer, Brian Powers, and Christine Vogeli)

Nov. 11  NO MEETING SCHEDULED  
Nov. 18 Kathryn Spier, HLS Settling Lawsuits with Pirates (with Xinyu Hua)
Nov. 25  NO MEETING SCHEDULED  
Dec. 2 Michael Riordan, Columbia University Privacy, Protection and Consumer Retention