3559 - Papers

Papers - CEPR Public Economics Annual Symposium 2014

Monday 8 December

10.30 - 11.15 Peer Influence and Segregation in Education and Employment

*Gilat Levy (London School of Economics and CEPR) with Ronny Razin (London School of Economics and CEPR)

11.15 - 12.00 Interaction, prejudice and performance. Evidence from randomly assigned peers in South Africa

*Eliana La Ferrara (IGIER, Università Bocconi, Milano and CEPR) with Justine Burns (University of Cape Town) and Lucia Corno (Queen Mary University, London)

13.00 - 13.45 Do-gooders and Go-getters: Career Incentives, Selection, and Performance in Public Service Delivery

*Oriana Bandiera (London School of Economics and CEPR) with Nava Ashraf (Harvard Business School) and Scott S Lee (Harvard Business School)

13.45 - 14.30 Heterogeneous Responses to Effective Tax Enforcement: Evidence from Spanish Firms

*Miguel Almunia (University of Warwick) with David Lopez-Rodriguez (Banco de España)

15.00 - 15.45 The Role of Inheritability and LifeEvents in Charitable Giving Behavior: Empirical Evidence from Danish Administrative Data

*David Dreyer Lassen (University of Copenhagen) with Claus Thustrup Kreiner (University of Copenhagen and CEPR) and Peer Ebbesen Skov (University of Copenhagen)

15.45 - 16.30 Parenthood and the Gender Gap: Evidence from Denmark

*Camille Landais (London School of Economics) with Henrik Kleven (London School of Economics and CEPR) and Jakob Søgaard (University of Copenhagen)

17.00 - 17.45 Is Third-Party Information the Cure for Small Business Tax Evasion? Evidence from the Introduction of Credit-Card Reporting

*Joel Slemrod (University of Michigan) with Brett Collins (Internal Revenue Service), Jeffrey Hoopes (Ohio State University), Daniel Reck (University of Michigan) and Michael Sebastiani (Internal Revenue Service)


Tuesday 9 December

09.00 - 09.45 Party Hacks and True Believers: The Effect of Party Affiliation on Political Preferences

*Esteban Klor (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and CEPR) with Eric Gould (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and CEPR)

09.45 - 10.30 Politics in the Family: Nepotism and the Hiring Decisions of Italian Firms

*Marco Manacorda (Queen Mary, University of London and CEPR) with Stefan Gagliarducci (Università di Roma Tor Vergata)

11.00 - 11.45 Information Frictions and the Welfare Consequences of Adverse Selection

*Johannes Spinnewijn (London School of Economics and CEPR) with Ben Handel (University of California, Berkeley) and Jon Kolstad (Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania)

11.45 - 12.30 VAT Notches

*Ben Lockwood (University of Warwick and CEPR) with Li Liu (University of Oxford)

13.30 - 14.15 Endogenous Property Rights

*Konstantin Sonin (Higher School of Economics, Moscow and CEPR) with Daniel Diermeier (Northwestern University) and Georgy Egorov (Northwestern University)

14.15 - 15.00 Appropriability and the Emergence of Social Hierarchy

*Omer Moav (University of Warwick, Interdisciplinary Center, CAGE and CEPR) with Joram Mayshar (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem), Zvika Neeman (Tel-Aviv University) and Luigi Pascali (University of Warwick)


*Indicates the presenter