Industrial Organization Seminars

Find seminars on industrial organization that are open to Stanford GSB faculty and PhD students, or request permission to attend.

IO seminars are held on Tuesdays from 12:00 to 1:15 p.m., unless otherwise indicated. Stanford GSB faculty may also schedule a session to meet the speaker individually.

Spring 2021

Date & Time Speaker Title
30 Mar 2021
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Zach Brown
University of Michigan
Competition in Pricing Algorithms joint paper with Alex MacKay
06 Apr 2021
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Jacob Wallace
Yale School of Public Health
14 Apr 2021
1:00–2:30pm
Zoom
Alex Mas
Princeton University
Joint Applied Micro Seminar
Worker and Employer Heterogeneity
20 Apr 2021
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Jie Bai
Harvard Kennedy School
Search and Information Frictions on Global E-Commerce Platforms: Evidence from AliExpress (
27 Apr 2021
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Fanyin Zheng
Columbia Business School
 
04 May 2021
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Daniel Ershov
Toulouse School of Economics
joint paper with Stephanie Assad, Rob Clark, Lei Xu
12 May 2021
1:00–2:30pm
Zoom
llyana Kuziemko
Princeton University
 
18 May 2021
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Charlie Murry
Boston College
 
25 May 2021
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Alessandro Gavazza
London School of Economics
 
01 Jun 2021
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Francesco Decarolis
Bocconi
 

Winter 2021

Date & Time Speaker Title
12 Jan 2021
12:00-1:15pm
Zoom
Marlene Koffi
University of Toronto
19 Jan 2021
12:00-1:15pm
Zoom
Steve Berry
Yale University Department of Economics
An Instrumental Variable Approach to Dynamic Models joint paper with Giovanni Compiani
26 Jan 2021
12:00-1:15pm
Zoom
Chris Sullivan
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Testing Firm Conduct
02 Feb 2021
12:00-1:15pm
Zoom
Jon Kolstad
Haas School of Business University of California, Berkeley
Managing Intelligence: Skilled Experts and AI in Markets for Complex Products
10 Feb 2021
1:00–2:30pm
Zoom
Stefano DellaVigna
University of California, Berkeley
Joint Applied Micro Seminar
Gender Differences in Peer Recognition by Economists joint paper with David Card, Patricia Funk and Nagore Iriberri
16 Feb 2021
12:00-1:15pm
Zoom
Yunmi Kong
Rice University
Multidimensional Auctions of Contracts: An Empirical Analysis
23 Feb 2021
12:00-1:15pm
Zoom
Jan de Loecker
Department of Economics K.U. Leuven
The Welfare Impact of Market Power: The OPEC Cartel
02 Mar 2021
12:00-1:15pm
Zoom
Ashley Swanson
Columbia Business School
No Free Lunch? Welfare Analysis of Firms Selling Through Expert Intermediaries
10 Mar 2021
1:00–2:30pm
Zoom
JC Suarez Serrato
Duke University
Joint Applied Micro Seminar
Regulating Conglomerates: Evidence From an Energy Conservation Program in China
16 Mar 2021
12:00-1:15pm
Zoom
Ying Fan
Department of Economics University of Michigan
Merger, Product Variety and Firm Entry: the Retail Craft Beer Market in California joint paper with Chenyu Yang

Fall 2020

Date & Time Speaker Title
15 Sep 2020
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Victoria Marone
University of Texas at Austin
joint paper with Adrienne Sabety
16 Sep 2020
1:00–2:30pm
Zoom
Myrto Kalouptsidi
Harvard University
Joint Applied Micro Seminar
Search Frictions and Efficiency in Decentralized Transport Markets
29 Sep 2020
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Mert Demirer
MIT Economics
Production Function Estimation with Factor-Augmenting Technology: An Application Markups
09 Oct 2020
11:30am–12:45pm
Zoom
Martin Gaynor
Carnegie Mellon University
joint paper with Nirav Mehta and Seth Richards-Shubik
13 Oct 2020
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Jonathan Williams
University of North Carolina
joint paper with Brian McManus, Aviv Nevo and Zachary Nolan
14 Oct 2020
1:00–2:30pm
Zoom
Leah Boustan
Princeton University
Joint Applied Micro Seminar
Streets of Gold: Immigration and the American Dream Over Two Centuries joint with Ran Abramitzky
27 Oct 2020
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Tom Wollmann
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
06 Nov 2020
11:30am–12:45pm
Zoom
Michael Dinerstein
Department of Economics, University of Chicago
The Equilibrium Effects of Public Provision in Education Markets: Evidence from a Public School Expansion Policy joint paper with Christopher Neilson and Sebastian Otero
10 Nov 2020
12:00–1:15pm
Zoom
Sophie Calder-Wang
University of Pennsylvania
The Distributional Impact of the Sharing Economy on the Housing Market
11 Nov 2020
1:00–2:30pm
Zoom
Steve Redding
Princeton University
Joint Applied Micro Seminar
 

Seminar Organizers

Assistant Professor of Economics
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Stanford University