Business Economics and Public Policy Department
The Wharton School,
University of Pennsylvania
1400 Steinberg-Dietrich Hall
3620 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6372
Phone: (215) 898-3015
Fax: (215) 898-7635

Seminars / Conferences

"Seminars" provide a forum for both outside speakers and Wharton faculty to present applied economic research of interest to the broad Wharton community. "Workshops" are a forum in which Wharton and allied faculty present applied economic research-in-progress.


The Applied Economics Seminar is organized by Santosh AnagolDaniel Gottlieb Jessie Handbury.  The Applied Economics Seminars are held  Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:00 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. in 255 JMHH [unless otherwise noted]

See Speaker's Schedule

Spring 2014 - Applied Economics Worksop

Mon, Feb 17 Jialan Wang (Consumer Financial Protection Bureau)
Mon, Feb 24 Casey Rothschild (Wellesley)
Mon, Mar 3 Robin Lee (NYU)
Wed, Mar 5 Matt Freedman (Cornell)
Mar 10 & 12 SPRING BREAK
Mon, Mar 17 Andrew Caplin (NYU)
Wed, Mar 19 Pedro Bordalo (Royal Holloway University of London)
Mon, Mar 24 Dave Donaldson (MIT)
Mon, Mar 31 Ali Yurukoglu (Stanford)
Wed, Apr 2 Heidi Williams (MIT)
Mon, Apr 7 Nava Ashraf (HBS)
Wed, Apr 9 Paul Gertler (UC Berkeley)
Mon, Apr 14 Tom Holmes (Minnesota)
  • To Drill or Not to Drill: Lease Expirations During the North Dakota Oil Boom (joint with Boyoung Seo and Mattehew Shapiro)
Wed, Apr 16 Kaivan Munshi (Cambridge)
Mon, Apr 21 James Sallee (Chicago Harris)
Wed, Apr 23 FACULTY MEETING
Mon, Apr 28 Melissa Kearney (Maryland)
Wed, Apr 30 Mark Jacobsen (UCSD)
Mon, May 5
~240 JMHH~
Janet Currie (Princeton)

Questions or suggestions about the seminar? Contact Santosh Anagol, Daniel Gottlieb or Jessie Handbury.

For seminar administration, please email the administrator.