Seminars: Econometrics

  Econometrics ................................................................................................................................
Term:  Fall 2019-2020
Location:  Meets alternately each week at Harvard and MIT.
                  @Harvard, Littauer M-15, North Yard and @MIT, E52-432
Meeting Time: Thursdays, 4:00-5:00 PM
Description: Outside speakers and faculty present current research topics in theory and applications of econometrics.
Faculty Coordinators: Isaiah Andrews, Max Kasy, Neil Shephard, James Stock, Elie Tamer.

List Serve/Announcements: https://lists.fas.harvard.edu/mailman/listinfo/metricsecon-seminar-list

 

DATE SPEAKER  TITLE   LOCATION
September 5 Timothy Christensen (New York University)

"Counterfactual Sensitivity and Robustness" (with Benjamin Connault)

Harvard, Littauer M-15, North Yard
September 12 Pragya Sur (Harvard University, Statistics)

"A Modern Maximum-Likelihood Theory for High-Dimensional Logistic Regression"

MIT, E52-432
September 19 Alexey Onatskiy (University of Cambridge)

"Spurious Factor Analysis"

Harvard, Littauer M-15, North Yard
September 26 Tong Li (Vanderbilt University)   MIT, E52-432
October 3 Florian Gunsilius (Brown University)

"Bounds in Continuous Instrumental Variable Models"

Harvard, Littauer M-15, North Yard
October 10 Tatiana Komorova (London School of Economics)   MIT, E52-432
October 17 Harvard Harris Lecture (no meeting)    
October 24 Vira Semenova (MIT Economics)

"Machine Learning for Dynamic Discrete Choice" (with V. Chernozhukov and W. Newey)

Harvard, Littauer M-15, North Yard
October 31 Barbara Rossi (Barcelona Graduate School of Economics)   MIT, E52-432
November 7 Yinchu Zhu (University of Oregon)   Harvard, Littauer M-15, North Yard
November 14 MIT Economics Department Seminar (no meeting)    
November 21 Ariel Pakes (Harvard University)   MIT, E52-432
November 28 Thanksgiving (no meeting)