EF&G Research Meeting

Daron Acemoglu and Stefanie Stantcheva, Organizers

October 15, 2021

on Zoom.us

Conference Code of Conduct

Friday, October 15
11:00 am
Spencer Yongwook Kwon, Harvard University
Yueran Ma, University of Chicago and NBER
Kaspar Zimmermann, Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE

100 Years of Rising Corporate Concentration
Discussant: Thomas Philippon, New York University and NBER
11:50 am
Break
12:00 pm
Gabriel Chodorow-Reich, Harvard University and NBER
Adam Guren, Boston University and NBER
Timothy McQuade, University of California, Berkeley

The 2000s Housing Cycle With 2020 Hindsight: A Neo-Kindlebergerian View
Discussant: Antoinette Schoar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
12:50 pm
Break
1:50 pm
Maryam Farboodi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Laura Veldkamp, Columbia University and NBER

A Model of the Data Economy
Discussant: Charles I. Jones, Stanford University and NBER
2:40 pm
Break
2:50 pm
Nicholas Bloom, Stanford University and NBER
Tarek Alexander Hassan, Boston University and NBER
Aakash Kalyani, Boston University
Josh Lerner, Harvard University and NBER
Ahmed Tahoun, London Business School

The Diffusion of Disruptive Technologies
Discussant: Chad Syverson, University of Chicago and NBER
3:40 pm
Break
4:00 pm
Erik Hurst, University of Chicago and NBER
Yona Rubinstein, London School of Economics
Kazuatsu Shimizu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Task Based Discrimination (slides)
Discussant: Kevin Lang, Boston University and NBER
4:50 pm
Break
5:00 pm
Peter Ganong, University of Chicago and NBER
Fiona E. Greig, Vanguard
Pascal J. Noel, University of Chicago and NBER
Daniel M. Sullivan, JPMorgan Chase Institute
Joseph S. Vavra, University of Chicago and NBER

Spending and Job Search Impacts of Expanded Unemployment Benefits: Evidence from Administrative Micro Data
Discussant: Hilary W. Hoynes, University of California, Berkeley and NBER
5:50 pm
Adjourn