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Monday 19 September


10:20 - 11:10 Migration, Commuting and Local Joblessness

Alan Manning (London School of Economics) and Michael Amior (University of Cambridge)

11:10 – 12:00 Spillover Effects of Mass Layoffs

Uta Schönberg (University College London), Christina Gathmann (University of Heidelberg) and Ines Helm (University College London)

13:00 - 13:50 CEO Behaviour and Firm Performance         

Stephen Hansen (University of Oxford and CEPR), Oriana Bandiera (London School of Economics and CEPR), Andrea Prat (Columbia University, London School of Economics and CEPR), Raffaella Sadun (Harvard University and CEPR)

13:50 - 14:40 Unemployment Insurance and Reservation Wages: Evidence from Administrative Data

Thomas Le Barbanchon (Bocconi University), Roland Rathelot (University of Warwick and CEPR) and Alexandra Roulet (Harvard University)

15:00 - 15:50 The Long-Term Spillover Effects of Redistributive Policy: Evidence from Kibbutzim's Shift Away from Equal Sharing   

Victor Lavy (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, University of Warwick and CEPR), Ran Abramitzky (Stanford University) and Santiago Perez (Stanford University)

15:50 - 16:40 Ethnic Discrimination on an Online Marketplace of Vacation Rentals

Roland Rathelot (University of Warwick and CEPR), and Morgane Laouenan (University Paris 1)

17:00 - 18:00 Keynote address: Alexandre Mas (Princeton University)

Valuing Alternative Work Arrangements

Co-author: Amanda Pallais (Harvard University)



Tuesday 20 September


09:00 - 09:50 Ethnic Sentencing Differentials in the Federal Criminal Justice System

Imran Rasul (University College London and CEPR) and Brendon McConnell (University of Southampton)

09:50 - 10:40 The Causal Effect of Military Conscription on Crime and the Labour Market

Randi Hjalmarsson (University of Gothenburg and CEPR) and Matthew J. Lindquist (SOFI, Stockholm University)

11:00 - 11:50 Flooded Cities

Guy Michaels (CEP, London School of Economics and CEPR), Adriana Kocornik-Mina (Georgetown University), Tom McDermott (University College Cork), and Ferdinand Rauch (University of Oxford and CEPR)

11:50 - 12:40 Challenges of Change: An Experiment Training Women to Manage in the Bangladeshi Garment Sector 

Rocco Macchiavello (University of Warwick and CEPR), Andreas Menzel (University of Warwick), Atonu Rabbani (University of Dhaka) and Chris Woodruff (University of Warwick and CEPR)

13:40 - 14:30 How do Regulated and Unregulated Labor Markets Respond to Shocks? Evidence from Immigrants during the Great Recession        

Michele Tuccio (University of Southampton), Sergei Guriev (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and CEPR) and Biagio Speciale (Paris School of Economics)

14:30 – 15:20 Returns to on-the-job search and the dispersion of wages​

Coen N Teulings (University of Cambridge and CEPR) and Axel Gottfries (University of Cambridge)


Presenters are marked in bold. Each presenter has 50 minutes, including questions from the floor.