The Ottawa Applied Microeconomics Lab will hold a series of seminars during the academic year 2022-2023. Seminars will be held via Zoom on Thursday afternoons from 12:00 to 1:00 pm unless otherwise indicated.


Date and Time Speaker  Seminar Title
Thursday, 22 September 2022

12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Martin Hackmann of University of California, Los Angeles TBD
Thursday, 6 October 2022

12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Anna Almenberg of Stockholm School of Economics TBD
Thursday, 3 November 2022

1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Sarah Baird of George Washington University Improving Mental Health of Adolescent Girls in Low- and Middle Income Countries: Causal Evidence from Life-Skills Programming
Thursday, 10 November 2022

12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Peter Hull of Brown University Reducing Unfairness in Algorithmic Risk Assessment
Thursday, 8 December 2022

12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Seema Jayachandran of Princeton University Money (Not) to Burn: Payments for Ecosystem Services to Reduce Crop Residue Burning

Methods seminars for PhD students:

Date and Time Speaker  Seminar Title

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Past Seminars: Ottawa Applied Microeconomics Lab Seminar Series