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5th IZA Junior/Senior Symposium

Organizers: Daniel S. Hamermesh (Barnard College and IZA), Maia GŁell (University of Edinburgh and IZA)
Location:IZA, Schaumburg-Lippe-Str. 9, 53113 Bonn
Date:March 23, 2020 - March 24, 2020

Event Manager:

Dominik Spitza (IZA)

Program

+++ presentation: 30 minutes +++ main discussant: 15 minutes +++
+++ senior discussant: 5 minutes +++ floor discussion: 10 minutes +++

Monday, March 23:

08:30 - 08:58   Registration
 
08:58 - 09:00   Welcoming Remarks
Daniel S. Hamermesh (Barnard College and IZA)
 
 
09:00 - 10:00   Lena Hassani Nezhad (Royal Holloway, University of London)
  "Female Employment and Child Care"
  Discussant: Nicolas Salamanca (Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and IZA)
  Discussant: Deborah A. Cobb-Clark (University of Sydney and IZA)
 
10:00 - 11:00   Barra Roantree (ESRI, Dublin)
  "Income Taxes and the Careers of Women"
  Discussant: Elliott Isaac (Tulane University)
  Discussant: Maia GŁell (University of Edinburgh and IZA)
 
 
11:00 - 11:30   Coffee Break
 
 
11:30 - 12:30   Carlos Parra (Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile), Jacelly Cespedes (University of Minnesota), Zack Liu (University of Houston)
  "Almost Famous: How Do Wealth Shocks Impact Career Choices?"
  Discussant: Tetyana Surovtseva (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
  Discussant: Deborah A. Cobb-Clark (University of Sydney and IZA)
 
 
12:30 - 13:30   Lunch
 
 
13:30 - 14:30   Extra Presentation
 
    Daniel S. Hamermesh (Barnard College and IZA)
  "How the Economics Profession Works"
 
 
14:30 - 15:30   Tetyana Surovtseva (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
  "Keep It or Lose It? Labor Market Returns to Origin-specific Immigrant Skills"
  Discussant: Francisca Perez (University of Chile)
  Discussant: Maia GŁell (University of Edinburgh and IZA)
 
15:30 - 16:30   Jaime Arellano-Bover (Yale University and IZA)
  "The Effect of Labor Market Conditions at Entry on Workers' Long-term Skills"
  Discussant: Barra Roantree (ESRI, Dublin)
  Discussant: Daniel S. Hamermesh (Barnard College and IZA)
 
 
16:30 - 17:30   Coffee Break
 
 
17:00 - 18:00   Elliott Isaac (Tulane University)
  "Spousal Bargaining Power: Decoupling Gender Norms and Earning Status"
  Discussant: Lena Hassani Nezhad (Royal Holloway, University of London)
  Discussant: Daniel S. Hamermesh (Barnard College and IZA)
 
 
19:30       Dinner
 
 

Tuesday, March 24:

08:45 - 09:45   Sarah Schroeder (Aarhus University)
  "Exporters, Multinationals and Residual Wage Inequality: Evidence and Theory"
  Discussant: Jaime Arellano-Bover (Yale University and IZA)
  Discussant: Deborah A. Cobb-Clark (University of Sydney and IZA)
 
09:45 - 10:45   Veronica Rattini (University of Milan)
  "The Short and Long-term Effects of Monetary Incentives in Education"
  Discussant: Carlos Parra (Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile)
  Discussant: Maia GŁell (University of Edinburgh and IZA)
 
 
10:45 - 11:00   Coffee Break
 
 
11:00 - 12:00   Francisca Perez (University of Chile)
  "Estimated Dynamic Industry Equilibrium Model with Firing Costs and Subcontracting"
  Discussant: Sarah Schroeder (Aarhus University)
  Discussant: Daniel S. Hamermesh (Barnard College and IZA)
 
 
12:00 - 13:00   Lunch
 
 
13:00 - 14:00   Nicolas Salamanca (Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and IZA)
  "The Dynamic Properties of Economic Preferences"
  Discussant: Veronica Rattini (University of Milan)
  Discussant: Daniel S. Hamermesh (Barnard College and IZA)
 
 
14:15       Social Event