Applied Economics

Organizational Economics Seminar

The Organizational Seminar meets Tuesdays 2:30-4:00pm in E62-650. For further details, please e-mail Sam Reisman at 

Spring 2023 Schedule

  • February 7, 2023

    Luis Garicano (Chicago Booth)

    "La Tira: Loyalty in Tournaments" (w/ W. Dessein)

  • February 14, 2023

    Chad Syverson (Chicago Booth)

    "Managers and Productivity in Retail" (w/ R. Metcalfe & A. Sollaci)

  • March 14, 2023

    Oriana Bandiera (LSE)


  • March 21, 2023

    Rachel Kranton (Duke)


  • April 4, 2023

  • April 10, 2023

    Zoë Cullen (HBS) [Joint with Applied Microeconomics Seminar]

    "What's My Employee Worth? The Effects of Salary Benchmarking" (w/ S. Li & R. Perez-Truglia)

  • April 18, 2023

    Mitchell Hoffman (UToronto)

    "Is This Really Kneaded? A Large-scale Trial on Eliminating Potentially Harmful Monitoring Practices" (w/ G. Friebel, M. Heinz, T. Kretschmer, & N Zubanov)

  • April 25, 2023

    Alexey Makarin (MIT)


  • May 2, 2023

    Sara Lowes (UCSD)

    "On the Origins and Consequences of Communal Property Rights" (w/ E. Le Rossignol & E. Montero)