Fall 2020 Seminar Series Schedule

ICES Seminars are formal visits for scholars to share their research and meet with members of our center. These seminars are held on Friday from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST (see schedule for any changes). The seminars will be held virtually in Fall 2020. Contact ICES Office Manager (sbahabib@gmu.edu) to request Zoom links.

Please visit our Events archive to see previous speakers and topics.


Fall 2020 Schedule

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
September 4 Nature and Nurture: Evidence from Molecular Genetics Data in Adoptees | Abstract Jonathan Beauchamp George Mason University
September 18 Save To Win: Using Contests to Promote Savings | Abstract Roman Sheremeta Case Western Reserve University
September 25 Salary Disclosure and Hiring: Field Experimental Evidence from a Two-Sided Audit Study | Abstract Laura Gee Tufts University
October 2 Can Competitiveness Predict Education and Labor Market Outcomes? Evidence from Incentivized Choice and Survey Measures | Abstract Thomas Buser University of Amsterdam
October 9 Mental Models and Learning: The Case of Base-Rate Neglect | Abstract Sevgi Yuksel University of California,  Santa Barbara
October 16 Food vs. Food Stamps: Evidence from an At-Scale Experiment in Indonesia | Abstract Ben Olken Massachusetts Institute of Technology
October 23 Rich and Right-wing? The Effect of Lottery Wealth on Political Attitudes | Abstract Robert Östling Stockholm School of Economics
October 30 at 4:30 PM Incentives to Persevere | Abstract Erte Xiao Monash University
November 6 Endogenous Game Choice and Giving Behavior in Distribution Games | Abstract Emin Karagozoglu Bilkent University
November 13 Predicting Replication Outcomes | Abstract Anna Dreber Stockholm School of Economics
December 4 A Theory of Injunctive Norms | Abstract Erik Kimbrough Chapman University