TiSEM - Tilburg School of Economics and Management

TiSEM's seminars: Econometrics and Statistics

The EcoStat seminar meets on Wednesdays, 16:00-17:15 hrs., Koopmans Building, room K1206, organized by Alexandros Theloudis and Christoph Walsh. As of 2024 the EcoStat seminar meets on Wednesdays, 14.45-16.00 hrs. If you have questions please contact  Elvira van Vliet, e-mail: secretariat.econometrics@tilburguniversity.edu.

Upcoming seminars

Fall 2023

  • December 6, 2023, 16:00 - 17:15 hrs., K 1206
    Angie Acquatella
    Toulouse School of Economics
    Title: The Demand Elasticity of Health Care Spending for Low-Income Individuals
  • December 13, 2023, 16:00 - 17:15 hrs., K 1203
    Marten Hillebrand 
    University of Freiburg
    Title: Win as a Team or Fail as Individuals - Cooperation and Non-Cooperation in the Climate Tax Game

Spring/Summer 2024

  • February 28, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 1206
    Marco Francesconi
    University of Essex
    Title: to be announced
  • March 6, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 1206
    Konrad Menzel
    New York University
    Title: to be announced
  • March 13, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 1206
    Jeanne Commault
    Sciences Po Paris 
    Title: to be announced
  • March 20, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 1206
    Simon Reese
    Lund University
    Title: to be announced
  • March 27, 2024, Koopmans seminarDZ001
    Joshua Angrist
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Title: to be announced
  • April 15, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 7
    Luigi Pistaferri
    Stanford University
    Title: to be announced
  • April 24, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 1206
    Michela Tincani
    University College London
    Title: to be announced
  • May 1, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 1206
    Cristina Gualdani
    Queen Mary University of London
    Title: to be announced
  • May 15, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 1206
    Alessandro Casini
    University of Rome Tor Vergata
    Title: to be announced
  • May 22, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 1206
    Suphanit Piyapromdee
    University College London
    Title: to be announced
  • May 29, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 1206
    Mert Demirer
    MIT Sloan School of Management
    Title: to be announced
  • June 5, 2024, 14.45 - 16:00 hrs., K 1206
    Arthur Lewbel
    Boston College
    Title: to be announced
Past seminars
  • November 23, 2023, Joint EcoStat/SEG workshop in Structural Econometrics 
    Frederic Vermeulen, Bettina Siflinger, Aaron Barkley, Bertel Schjerning, Bram de Rock and Robert Miller 
  • November 20/22, 2023, Structural Econometrics masterclass
    Robert Miller and Aaron Barkley
    Details and registration
  • November 15, 2023
    Mikkel Sølvsten
    Aarhus University
    Title: Linear Regression with Weak Exogeneity
  • November 1, 2023, Koopmans seminar, DZ001
    Richard Blundell
    University College London
    Title: Wage progression, human capital and labour market inequality
  • October 25, 2023 (Joint with the Structural Econometrics Group (SEG))
    Véra Zabrodina
    University of Basel
    Title: Timing Moral Hazard under Deductibles in Health Insurance
  • October 18, 2023
    Amitabh Chandra 
    Harvard Kennedy School of Government
    Title: The Health Costs of Cost-Sharing (joint with Evan Flack and Ziad Obermeyer)
  • October 11, 2023
    Bertrand Achou
    University of Groningen
    Title: At Home versus in a Nursing Home: Long-term Care Settings and Marginal Utility (joint with Franca Glenzer, Marie-Louise Leroux, Minjoon Lee and Philippe de Donder)
  • October 4, 2023 (joint with the Structural Econometrics Group (SEG))
    Bryan Graham
    UC Berkeley
    Title: Scenario Sampling for Large Supermodular Games (joint with Andrin Pelican)
  • October 4, 2023
    Steffen Meyer
    Aarhus University
    Title: Ambiguity and private investors’ behavior after forced fund liquidations (co-authored with Charline Uhr)
  • September 27, 2023 (Joint with the Structural Econometrics Group (SEG))
    Joris Pinkse
    Penn State University
    Title: Conformant and Efficient Estimation of Discrete Choice Demand Models
  • September 27, 2023
    Paula Gobbi
    Université libre de Bruxelles
    Title: Fertility in Sub-Saharan Africa: the role of inheritance (joint with Sebastien Fontenay and Marc Goni)
  • September 20, 2023
    Alessandra Voena
    Stanford University
    Title: Traditional Institutions in Modern Times: Dowries as Pensions When Sons Migrate (joint with Nathalie Bau, Gaurav Khanna, Corinne Low)
  • September 13, 2023 
    Nathan Canen
    University of Warwick
    Title: Innovation Adoption by Committee: Evaluating Decision-Making in the FDA (co-authored with Matias Laryczower)
  • June 28, 2023
    Xiaodong Gong 
    University of Canberra
    Title: Compatibility in personalities and non-cognitive skills, problem gambling and relationship dissolution in Australia
  • June 21, 2023
    Jan Kabatek
    University of Melbourne
    Title: Longer careers: A barrier to hiring and coworker advancement?
  • June 7, 2023 (Joint with the Structural Econometrics Group (SEG)) 
    Philipp Strack
    Yale University
    Title: Taxing Externalities Without Hurting the Poor (joint with Mallesh Pai, Rice University)
  • June 7, 2023
    Julia Schaumburg
    VU Amsterdam
    Title: Vector autoregressions with dynamic factor coefficients and conditionally heteroskedastic errors” (joint work with Paolo Gorgi and Siem Jan Koopman)
  • May 31, 2023 (Joint with the Structural Econometrics Group (SEG))
    Patricia Cortés
    Boston University
    Title: Automation and Gender: Implications for Occupational Segregation and the Gender Skill Gap (joint with Nicolas Guida-Johnson, Jessica Pan and Ying Feng) 
  • May 31, 2023 
    Robert A. Miller
    Carnegie Mellon University
    Title: Modeling Job Search and Matching with Panel Data on Vacancies and Applications (joint work with Rebecca Lessem)
  • May 24, 2023
    Jean-Marc Robin
    Sciences Po Paris
    Title: Culture and marriage: Lessons from German reunification (joint with Marion Goussé and Nicolas Jacquemet)
  • May 17, 2023 Internal seminar
    Frans Cruijssen 
    Tilburg University, Zero Hunger Lab
    Title: An invitation for impact research with Zero Hunger Lab
  • Canceled! May 10, 2023
    Victor Chernozhukov
  • April 26, 2023
    Olivier De Groote
    Toulouse School of Economics
    Title: College Admission Mechanisms and the Opportunity Cost of Time (joint with Anaïs Fabre, Margaux Luflade, Arnaud Maurel)
  • Canceled! April 19, 2023
    Van Anh Vuong
    Maastricht University
  • April 12, 2023
    Carlos Santos
    ISEG University of Lisbon
    Title: Firm growth, volatility, and business cycles
  • March 29, 2023
    Daphné Skandalis
    University of Copenhagen
    Title: Motherhood and the Cost of Job Search (joint with Arnaud Philippe)
  • March 22, 2023 (Joint with the Structural Econometrics Group (SEG))
    Jeremy Fox
    Rice University
    Title: Repeated Matching GamesAn Empirical Framework, Pauline Corblet Sciences Po, Jeremy T. Fox, Rice University & NBER, Alfred Galichon New York University
  • Canceled!  March 22, 2023
    Michela Tincani
    University College London
    Title: The Effect of Preferential Admissions on the College Participation of Disadvantaged Students: The Role of Pre-College Choices∗   Michela M. Tincani, Fabian Kosse, and Enrico Miglino
  • March 15, 2023
    Roberta Ziparo
    Aix-Marseille University
    Title: Forbidden love: The impact of banning interracial marriages, Björn Brey, Jade Ponsard Roberta Ziparo
  • March 8, 2023
    Dennis Kristensen
    University College London
    Title: Estimation of perturbed utility models using demand inversion
  • March 1, 2023
    Rita Ginja
    University of Bergen
    Title: Pregnancy Loss: Stress, Investment, and Subsequent Children, with Aline Bütikofer, Deirdre Coy and Orla Doyle
  • February 22, 2023
    Arun Advani
    University of Warwick
    Title: Taxation and migration by the super-rich, A. Advani, D. Burgherr and A. Summers
  • February 1, 2023
    Job Market Talk
    Sebastian Fleitas
    University of Leuven
    Title: Reclassification Risk in the Small Group Health Insurance Market, Sebastian Fleitas, Gautam Gowrisankaran, Anthony Lo Sasso
  • January 18, 2023,
    Guido Imbens
    Stanford GSB
    Title: "Combining Experimental and Observational Data to Estimate Treatment Effects" joint with Susan Athey and Raj Chetty
  • December 14, 2022
    Stefan  Staubli
    University of Calgary
    Title: Designing Disability Insurance Reforms: Tightening Eligibility Rules or Reducing Benefits
  • November 30, 2022 (Joint with the Structural Econometrics Group (SEG))
    Seth Richards-Shubik
    Lehigh University
    Title: Optimal Contracting with Altruistic Agents: Medicare Payments for Dialysis Drugs
    with Martin Gaynor (Carnegie Mellon University) and Nirav Mehta (University of Western Ontario)
  • November 23, 2022 (Joint with the Structural Econometrics Group (SEG)) 
    Benjamin Vatter
    Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
    Title: Quality Disclosure and Regulation: Scoring Design in Medicare Advantage
  • November 23, 2022
    Simon Trimborn
    University of Amsterdam
    Title: The Wolves of Wallstreetbets
  • November 16, 2022
    Clement de Chaisemartin
    Sciences Po
    Title: Are Bartik Regressions Always Robust to
    Heterogeneous Treatment Effects?*, Clement de Chaisemartin, Ziteng Lei
  • November 2, 2022
    Lukas Hoesch
    VU Amsterdam
    Title: Robust Inference in Structural VAR Models identified by Non-Gaussianity. Joint work with Adam Lee and Geert Mesters
  • October 26, 2022
    Thomas Jørgensen
    University of Copenhagen
    Title: Fertility and Family Labor Supply
  • October 19, 2022
    Pierre Jacob
    ESSEC Paris
    Title: Solving the Poisson equation using coupled Markov chains
    Randal Douc, Pierre E. Jacob, Anthony Lee, Dootika Vats
  • October 12, 2022
    Florian Oswald
    Science Po
    Title: Structural Change, Land Use and Urban Expansion by Nicolas Coeurdacier SciencesPo Paris, CEPR Florian Oswald SciencesPo Paris, Marc Teignier Serra H´unter Fellow, University of Barcelona
  • October 4, 2022
    EVTA seminar
    15:00-15:45: Umut Can (University of Amsterdam)
    Title: Two-Sample Testing for Tail Copulas with an Application to Equity Indices
    16:00-17:00: Johan Segers (Université catholique de Louvain)
    Title: Modelling multivariate extreme value distributions via Markov trees
  • Canceled! October 5, 2022
    Jan Magnus
    VU Amsterdam
    Title: On the uncertainty of a combined forecast: The critical role of correlation.
  • September 28, 2022
    Jacob Schwartz
    University of Haifa
    Title:  "The Law of Large Numbers for Large Stable Matchings" (with Kyungchul Song)
  • September 21, 2022
    Martin Salm
    Tilburg University
    Title: Does population sorting through internal migration increase healthcare costs in peripheral regions?
  • September 14, 2022
    Laurens Cherchye
    KU Leuven
    Title: Stable marriage, household consumption and unobserved match quality
  • June 29, 2022
    Ryo Okui
    University of Tokyo
    Title: Latent group structure in linear panel data models with endogenous regressors (jointly written with Junho Choi)
  • June 22, 2022
    Daniel Kuehnle
    University of Duisburg
    Title: Parental leave, worker substitutability, and firm's employment
  • June 15, 2022 
    Melanie Lührmann
    Royal Holloway, University of London
    Title: Long-run Health and Mortality Effects of Exposure to Universal Health Care in Infancy, by

    Melanie Luhrmann and Tanya Wilson

  • June 8, 2022
    George-Levi Gayle
    Washington University in St. Louis
    Title: What Accounts for the Racial Gap in Time Allocation and Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital?
  • June 1, 2022
    Kirill Borusyak
    Title: Non-Random Exposure to Random Shocks: Theory and Applications (with Peter Hull)
  • Canceled! May 25, 2022
    Pedro Sant'Anna
    Vanderbilt University /  Microsoft
    Title: Conditional Treatment Effects in Difference in Differences Designs
  • May 18, 2022
    Lance Lochner
    University of Western Ontario
    Title: Child skill production: Accounting for parental and market-based time and goods investments, with E. Caucutt, J. Mullins, and Y. Park
  • May 11, 2022
    Marleen Marra
    Sciences Po
    Title: Competitive award of scarce airport slots: an empirical analysis
  • May 4, 2022
    Manuel Arellano
    Title: Heterogeneity of Consumption Responses to Income Shocks
    in the Presence of Nonlinear Persistence, by Manuel Arellano, Richard Blundell,Stephane Bonhomme and Jack Light
  • April 20, 2022 (Joint with the Structural Econometrics Group (SEG)) 
    Bertille Antoine
    Simon Fraser University
    Title: Simulation-based estimation with many auxiliary statistics applied to long-run dynamic analysis
  • April 20, 2022
    Joint with Dept. of Economics
    Mushfiq Mobarak
    Title: Agricultural Productivity and Deforestation: Evidence from Brazil, J. Assunção, M. Lipscomb, A. M. Mobarak, D. Szerman
  • April 13, 2022
    Christopher Busch
    LMU Munich
    Title: "A Stage-Based Identification of Policy Effects" (with Christian Alemán, Alexander Ludwig, and Raül Santaeulàlia-Llopis). 
  • April 6, 2022
    Christoph Walsh
    Tilburg University
    Title: The Welfare Effects of Law Enforcement in the Illegal Money Lending Market, joint with Kaiwen Leong, Huailu Li and Nicola Pavanini
  • March 30, 2022
    Max Groneck
    University of Groningen
    Title: Inequalities in long-term care needs and mortality. Implications for Old-Age Insurances. Joint with Rob Alessii, Raun van Ooijen and Jeroen van der Vaart
  • March 23, 2022, 
    Marina Friedrich
    Title: Sieve Bootstrap Inference for Time-Varying Coefficient Models”. Joint work with Yicong Lin.
  • March 16, 2022, 
    Otilia Boldea
    Tilburg University 
    Title: Disentangling the effect of measures, variants and vaccines on SARS-CoV-2 Infections in England: A dynamic intensity model, with: Adriana-Cornea Madeira and Joao Madeira
  • Canceled! March 9, 2022, 
    Jan Magnus
    Title: On the uncertainty of a combined forecast: The critical role of correlation
  • March 2, 2022
    Mariacristina De Nardi
    University of Minnesota
    Title: Why do couples and singles save during retirement?
  • February 23, 2022
    Victor Aguiar
    University of Western Ontario
    Title: Limited Consideration and Stochastic Choice: Theory and Evidence
  • November 10, 2021
    Helmut Farbmacher
    TU Munich 
    Title: Linear Fixed-Effects Estimation with Non-Repeated Outcomes
  • November 3, 2021
    Dan Ben-Moshe
    Hebrew University
    Title: "Stochastic Frontier Estimation of Housing Supply" 
  • October 27, 2021
    Thierry Magnac
    University Toulouse
    Title: "Lifecycle Wages and Human Capital Investments: Selection and Missing Data", coauthors Laurent Gobillon (PSE) and Sebastien Roux (INSEE)
  • October 13, 2021
    Xavier D'Haultfoeuille
    Crest - ENSAE
    Title: Partially Linear Models under Data Combination
  • October 6, 2021
    Thomas le Barbanchon
    Bocconi University
    Title: Do algorithmic job recommendations improve search and matching? Evidence from a large-scale randomised field experiment in Sweden
  • September 29, 2021
    Albrecht Glitz
    Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
    Title: Labor Market Competition and the Assimilation of Immigrants
  • September 22, 2021
    Andreas Eberle
    University of Bonn
    Title: Convergence bounds for Hamiltonian Monte Carlo in high dimension
  • May 26, 2021
    Alfred Galichon
    New York University
    Title: Dynamic Matching Problems
  • May 19, 2021
    Désiré Kédagni
    Iowa State University
    Title: Marginal Treatment Effects with Misclassified Treatment
  • May 12, 2021
    Abigail Adams-Prassl
    University of Oxford
    Title: Firm Demand for Flexibility: Evidence from Job Vacancy Data
  • April 14, 2021
    Adrien Bilal
    University of Chicago
    Title: Outsourcing, Inequality and Aggregate Output
  • April 7, 2021
    Jesus Fernandez-Villaverde
    University of Pennsylvania
    Title: Bayesian Estimation of Epidemiological Models: Methods, Causality, and Policy Trade-Offs
  • March 24, 2021
    Otilia Boldea
    Tilburg University
    Title: The role of children and schools in the transmission of SARS-CoV-2
    - with Amir Alipoor (Tilburg University) and Ganna Rozhnova (University Medical Center Utrecht)
  • March 17, 2021
    Maximilian Kasy|
    University of Oxford
    Title: The social impact of algorithmic decision making: Economic perspectives
  • February 24, 2021
    Jean-Jacques Forneron
    Boston University
    Title: Estimation and Inference by Stochastic Optimization
  • November 4, 2020
    Søren Leth-Petersen
    University of Copenhagen
    Title: Estimating Marginal Treatment Effects with Survey Instruments
  • October 14, 2020
    Luitgard Veraart
    London School of Economics and Political Science
    Title: When does portfolio compression reduce systemic risk?
  • October 28, 2020
    Cheti Nicoletti
    University of York
    Title: The Impact of Gender Role Norms on Mothers' Labor Supply.
  • September 30, 2020
    Dennis Dobler
    VU Amsterdam
    Title:  Randomization-based inference methods
  • September 23, 2020
    Martin Karlsson
    Universität Duisburg-Essen
    Title: "The Long-Term Effects of Hospital Deliveries in Sweden”