REStud Tour Conference

When:13 May 2013
  - 14 May 2013

The Review of Economic Studies May Meetings have been held annually in May since 1989. Every year, in line with the Review’s tradition of encouraging the work of young economists, seven of the most promising graduating doctoral students in economics and finance in the world are selected to present their research to audiences in Europe. The meetings take place at the economics departments or institutes of three or four of major universities across Europe. Standard seminar presentations are given over two days to audiences invited by the local hosts and which include members of the journal’s editorial board. Previous speakers include Ester Duflo, Luigi Pistaferri, and many others.

The German leg of the conference will be held May 13-14, 2013, at Goethe University Frankfurt (other stops include Edinburgh and Budapest).


- Rebecca Diamond (Harvard University)

The Determinants and Welfare Implications of US Workers' Diverging Location Choices by Skill: 1980-2000

- Nikhil Agarwal (Harvard University)

An Empirical Model of the Medical Match

- Melanie Morten (Yale University)

Temporary Migration and Endogenous Risk Sharing in Village India

- Bradley Larsen (MIT)

The Efficiency of Dynamic, Post-Auction Bargaining: Evidence from Wholesale Used-Auto Auctions

- Tim McQuade (Harvard University)

Stochastic Volatility and Asset Pricing Puzzles

- Petra Persson (Columbia University)

Social Insurance and the Marriage Market

 - Joachim Freyberger (Northwestern University)

Nonparametric panel data models with interactive fixed effects

The meeting is organized by Prof. Nicola Fuchs-Schündeln, Ph.D. and Prof. Ctirad Slavik, Ph. D. and hosted by the Center of Excellence “Sustainable Architecture for Finance in Europe” (SAFE) at Goethe University Frankfurt. 

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