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23 - 24 Aug, 2022
(Tuesday - Wednesday)

Various speakers

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15th China Economics Summer Institute (CESI)

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18 Aug, 2022 (Thursday)

10:00

Prof. Song Zheng, CUHK

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Webinar Series - Capital Market Development: China and Asia

The Economic Cost of Locking down like China: Evidence from City-To-City Truck Flows

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08 - 10 Aug, 2022
(Monday - Wednesday)

Various speakers

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3rd China Star Tour

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28 Jul, 2022 (Thursday)

08:30

Various speakers

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Workshop on Media Economics

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21 Jul, 2022 (Thursday)

10:00

Prof. Pulak Ghosh, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore

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Webinar Series-Capital Market Development: China and Asia

Road to Stock Market Participation

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15 Jul, 2022 (Friday)

11:15

Dr. Fernando Arce, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

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VEAMS Macroeconomics Seminar Series

Sudden Stops and Consumption Inequality with Nonhomothetic Preferences

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13 Jul, 2022 (Wednesday)

15:00

Ms. Yi Wei, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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(Pre-graduation seminar)

Essays on Open Macroeconomics and Emerging Economies

01 Jul, 2022 (Friday)

11:15

Prof. Thomas Winberry, University of Pennsylvania

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VEAMS Macroeconomics Seminar Series

The Distributional Impact of the Minimum Wage

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28 Jun, 2022 (Tuesday)

11:00

Prof. Xu Han, City University of Hong Kong

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Brownbag Seminar

Path-dependent Preferences and Polarized Public Response to Pandemics

17 Jun, 2022 (Friday)

11:15

Prof. Liangjie Wu, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance

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VEAMS Macroeconomics Seminar Series

Product Reallocation and Market Concentration

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17 Jun, 2022 (Friday)

15:00

Prof. Zenan Wu, Peking University

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.22 】Sequential Contests

16 Jun, 2022 (Thursday)

10:00

Prof. Tobias Berg, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

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Webinar Series-Capital Market Development: China and Asia

On the Rise of Payment Firms

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15 Jun, 2022 (Wednesday)

11:30

Prof. Liugang Sheng, CUHK

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Brownbag Seminar

How did China manage the trade war?

10 Jun, 2022 (Friday)

09:00

Dr. Guangyu Cao, Postdoctoral Fellow of Princeton University

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.21 】Judicial Independence under the Weak Rule of Law: Evidence from Administrative Litigation Reform in China

 

03 Jun, 2022 (Friday)

11:15

Prof. Yoonsoo Lee, Sogang University

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VEAMS Macroeconomics Seminar Series

Learning from Consumer Travel Distance: Firm Expansion, Contraction, and Exit

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27 May, 2022 (Friday)

15:00

Prof. Lingfang Li, Fudan University

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.20 】How to Remind People to Work Out via Feedback: Evidence from a Field Experiment

26 May, 2022 (Thursday)

09:00

Prof. Yingyan Zhao, George Washington University

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Trade Seminar

No Country for Dying Firms: Evidence from India

20 May, 2022 (Friday)

11:15

Prof. Pak Yeung Wu, University of California at San Diego

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VEAMS Macroeconomics Seminar Series

Foreign Reserves Management and Original Sin

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19 May, 2022 (Thursday)

09:00

Prof. Ferdinando Monte, Georgetown University

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Trade Seminar

A Penny for your Thoughts

17 May, 2022 (Tuesday)

16:00

Prof. Florian Brandl, University of Bonn

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

A Natural Adaptive Process for Collective Decision-Making

16 May, 2022 (Monday)

16:00

Mr. Junjie Tang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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(Pre-graduation seminar)

Three Essays on International Macroeconomics

13 May, 2022 (Friday)

15:00

Prof. Jun Zhang, The Nanjing Audit University

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.19 】The core in housing markets with indifferent preferences

13 May, 2022 (Friday)

16:00

Ms. Shiting He, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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(Pre-graduation seminar)

Three Essays on International Trade

12 May, 2022 (Thursday)

16:30

Prof. Catherine Thomas, London School of Economics

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Trade Seminar

Who Benefits from Online Gig Economy Platforms?

11 May, 2022 (Wednesday)

09:00

Prof. Harold Chiang, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Econometrics Seminar

Multiway Empirical Likelihood

10 May, 2022 (Tuesday)

09:00

Prof. Todd Sarver, Duke University

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

An Evolutionary Perspective on Updating Risk and Ambiguity Preferences

06 May, 2022 (Friday)

09:00

Prof. Zhonglin Li, The University of Chicago

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.18 】Big-Box Store Expansion and Consumer Welfare

06 May, 2022 (Friday)

11:15

Prof. Kjetil Storesletten, University of Minnesota

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VEAMS Macroeconomics Seminar Series

Serial Entrepreneurship in China

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05 May, 2022 (Thursday)

16:30

Prof. Alessandro Sforza, University of Bologna

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Trade Seminar

Shocks and the Organization of the Firm: Who Pays the Bill?

03 May, 2022 (Tuesday)

10:00

Prof. Bin Liu, CUHK Shenzhen

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Learning by Consuming: Sequential Screening with Endogenous Information Provision

29 Apr, 2022 (Friday)

09:00

Prof. Nancy Qian, Northwestern University

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HK Applied Micro Seminar

The Political-Economic Causes of Ukrainian Famine Mortality, 1932-33

28 Apr, 2022 (Thursday)

16:30

Prof. Steffan Qi, Shenzhen University

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Trade Seminar

Railways, Telegraph and Technology Adoption: Evidence from the Introduction of American Cotton in the Early 20th Century China

28 Apr, 2022 (Thursday)

20:00

Prof. Panle Jia Barwick, The Cornell University

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.17 】Attribute-based Subsidies and Market Power: an Application to Electric Vehicles

27 Apr, 2022 (Wednesday)

09:00

Prof. Peter Reinhard Hansen, University of North Carolina & Copenhagen Business School

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Econometrics Seminar

A New Method for Generating Random Correlation Matrices

26 Apr, 2022 (Tuesday)

10:00

Prof. Federico Echenique, California Institute of Technology

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Empirical Welfare Economics

25 Apr, 2022 (Monday)

14:00

Prof. Rocco Machiavello, Princeton University

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HK Applied Micro Seminar

The Sustainable Quality Program in the Colombia Coffee Chain

22 Apr, 2022 (Friday)

11:15

Dr. Toan Phan, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

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VEAMS-Virtual East Asia Macroeconomics Seminar Series

Leveraging the Disagreement on Climate Change: Theory and Evidence

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22 Apr, 2022 (Friday)

15:00

Prof. Ce Shi, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.16 】Differential Pricing for Internet Traffic: Theory and Evidence from a Chinese ISP

21 Apr, 2022 (Thursday)

16:30

Prof. Edwin Lai, HKUST

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Trade Seminar

Global Value Chains and Welfare Gains

15 Apr, 2022 (Friday)

09:00

Prof. Whitney Newey, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Econometrics Seminar

Automatic Debiased Machine Learning

15 Apr, 2022 (Friday)

09:00

Prof. Ernest Liu, Princeton University

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.15 】Innovation Networks and Innovation Policy

14 Apr, 2022 (Thursday)

09:00

Prof. Yuhei Miyauchi, Boston University

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Trade Seminar

Spatial Production Networks

13 Apr, 2022 (Wednesday)

12:00

Prof. Guangyu Pei, CUHK

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Brownbag Seminar

Heterogeneous Overreaction in Expectation Formation: Evidence and Theory

12 Apr, 2022 (Tuesday)

09:00

Prof. Yoram Halevy, University of Toronto

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Magic Mirror on the Wall, Who Is the Smartest One of All?

11 Apr, 2022 (Monday)

09:00

Prof. Tianyi Wang, Princeton University

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HK Applied Micro Seminar

Waves of Empowerment: Black Radio and the Civil Rights Movement

08 Apr, 2022 (Friday)

09:00

Prof. Paola Giuliano, UCLA Anderson School of Management

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HK Applied Micro Seminar

The Seeds of Ideology: Historical Immigration and Political Preferences in the United States

08 Apr, 2022 (Friday)

11:15

Prof. Mark Bils, University of Rochester

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VEAMS-Virtual East Asia Macroeconomics Seminar Series

Labor Substitutability among Schooling Groups

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07 Apr, 2022 (Thursday)

09:00

Dr. Anders Humlum, University of Chicago

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Trade Seminar

Robot Adoption and Labor Market Dynamics

06 Apr, 2022 (Wednesday)

10:00

Prof. Lin Cong, Cornell University

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Webinar Series-Innovation, Productivity and Challenges in the Digital Era: Asia and Beyond

Blockchain without Crypto? Linking On-Chain Data Growth to Firm Fundamentals and Stock Returns

31 Mar, 2022 (Thursday)

16:30

Prof. Jan Bakker, Bocconi University

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Trade Seminar

Cities, Heterogeneous Firms, and Trade

30 Mar, 2022 (Wednesday)

11:30

Prof. Zheng Song, CUHK

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Brownbag Seminar

Non-Tariff Trade Barriers in the US-China Trade War

29 Mar, 2022 (Tuesday)

10:00

Prof. Xingye Wu, Tsinghua University

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Stable and Strategy-proof Matching and Value Representation of Choice Functions

25 Mar, 2022 (Friday)

09:00

Prof. Yacine Aït-Sahalia, Princeton University

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Econometrics Seminar

When Uncertainty and Volatility Are Disconnected: Implications for Asset Pricing and Portfolio Performance

25 Mar, 2022 (Friday)

09:00

Prof. Christopher Taber, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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HK Applied Micro Seminar

Skill Prices, Occupations, and Changes in the Wage Structure for Low Skilled Men

25 Mar, 2022 (Friday)

11:15

Mr. Jaedo Choi, University of Michigan

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VEAMS-Virtual East Asia Macroeconomics Seminar Series

Technology Adoption and Late Industrialization

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25 Mar, 2022 (Friday)

15:30

Prof. Kim-Sau Chung, Hong Kong Baptist University

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.14 】Designing Open Source Licenses

24 Mar, 2022 (Thursday)

10:00

Mr. Hao Hu, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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(Pre-graduation seminar)

Three Theoretical Essays on Macro-Finance

24 Mar, 2022 (Thursday)

16:30

Prof. Esther Ann Bøler, Imperial College Business School

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Trade Seminar

Strapped for Cash: The Role of Financial Constraints for Innovating Firms

22 Mar, 2022 (Tuesday)

10:00

Prof. Liang Dai, Shanghai Jiaotong University

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Disclosure of Bank-Specifi c Information and the Stability of Financial Systems

18 Mar, 2022 (Friday)

09:00

Prof. Seema Jayachandran, Northwestern University

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HK Applied Micro Seminar

Money (Not) to Burn: Payments for Ecosystem Services to Reduce Crop Residue Burning

17 Mar, 2022 (Thursday)

10:00

Prof. Zhiguo He, The University of Chicago

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Webinar Series - Innovation, Productivity, and Challenges in the Digital Era: Asia and Beyond

What Gets Measured Gets Managed: Investment and the Cost of Capital

17 Mar, 2022 (Thursday)

16:30

Prof.Johannes Boehm, Sciences Po

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Trade Seminar

Growth and the Fragmentation of Production

16 Mar, 2022 (Wednesday)

12:00

Prof. Dan Lu, CUHK

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Brownbag Seminar

Technological Rivalry and Optimal Policy in an Open Economy

15 Mar, 2022 (Tuesday)

10:00

Prof. Luciano Pomatto, California Institute of Technology

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Background Risk and Small-Stakes Risk Aversion

11 Mar, 2022 (Friday)

10:00

Prof. Jing Tao, University of Washington

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Econometrics Seminar

Estimation and Inference of Semiparametric Single-Index Models with High-Dimensional Covariates

11 Mar, 2022 (Friday)

11:15

Prof. Francisco Buera, Washington University in St. Louis

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VEAMS-Virtual East Asia Macroeconomics Seminar Series

The Stable Transformation Path

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11 Mar, 2022 (Friday)

16:00

Prof. Pierre-André Chiappori, Columbia University

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HK Applied Micro Seminar

Measuring Assortativeness: Theory and Applications

10 Mar, 2022 (Thursday)

09:00

Prof. Maggie Chen, George Washington University

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Trade Seminar

Can Evidence-based Information Shift Preferences towards Trade Policy?

09 Mar, 2022 (Wednesday)

10:00

Prof. Shunya Noda, University of Tokyo

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Deviation-Based Learning

09 Mar, 2022 (Wednesday)

11:00

Prof. Zhen Huo, Yale University

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Brownbag Seminar

Bias and Sensitivity under Ambiguity

07 Mar, 2022 (Monday)

15:00

Prof. Zheng Song, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.13 】Unequal Returns to China's Intercity Road Network

03 Mar, 2022 (Thursday)

09:00

Prof. Laura Alfaro, Harvard Business School

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Trade Seminar

Currency Hedging: Managing Cash Flow Exposure

03 Mar, 2022 (Thursday)

09:00

Prof. Daniel Yi Xu, The Duke University

Tencent Meeting

【 The Digital Star Seminar Series No.12 】Search and Information Frictions on Global E-Commerce Platforms: Evidence from Ali-Express

02 Mar, 2022 (Wednesday)

10:00

Prof. Ye Li, The Ohio State University

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Webinar Series - Innovation, Productivity, and Challenges in the Digital Era: Asia and Beyond

Money Creation in Decentralized Finance: A Dynamic Model of Stablecoin and Crypto Shadow Banking

01 Mar, 2022 (Tuesday)

10:00

Prof. Doron Ravid. The University of Chicago

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Predicting Choices from Information Costs

28 Feb, 2022 (Monday)

09:00

Prof. Kevin Lang, Boston University

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HK Applied Micro Seminar

Estimating the Nature of Technological Change: Exploiting Shifts in Skill Use Within and Between Occupations

24 Feb, 2022 (Thursday)

09:00

Dr. Jing Zhang, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

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Trade Seminar

Deindustrialization and Industry Polarization

23 Feb, 2022 (Wednesday)

12:00

Ms. Shujie Wu, CUHK

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Brownbag Seminar

Identifying Financial Spillovers of FDI through Backward Linkages

22 Feb, 2022 (Tuesday)

10:00

Prof. Gerelt Tserenjigmid, UC Santa Cruz

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Price Heterogeneity as a source of Heterogenous Demand

17 Feb, 2022 (Thursday)

10:00

Prof. Jun Qian, Fudan University

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Webinar Series - Capital Market Development: China and Asia

Ownership Networks and Firm Growth: What Do Forty Million Companies Tell Us About the Chinese Economy?

17 Feb, 2022 (Thursday)

16:30

Dr. Shafaat Yar Khan, World Bank (Kuala Lumpur)

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Trade Seminar

Trade-Policy Dynamics: Evidence from 60 Years of U.S.-China Trade

16 Feb, 2022 (Wednesday)

10:00

Prof. Ron Siegel, The Pennsylvania State University

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Equilibrium Existence in Independent Private Value First-Price Auctions

11 Feb, 2022 (Friday)

12:30

Prof. Peng Zhang, CUHK Shenzhen

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Brownbag Seminar

The Long-Run Educational Benefits of High-Achieving Classrooms

09 Feb, 2022 (Wednesday)

10:00

Prof. Tracy Xiao Liu, Tsinghua University

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Webinar Series - Innovation, Productivity, and Challenges in the Digital Era: Asia and Beyond

The Efficiency of A Dynamic Decentralized Two-sided Matching Market

08 Feb, 2022 (Tuesday)

10:00

Prof. Heng Liu, University of Michigan

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CUHK-HKU-HKUST Joint Theory Seminar

Information Spillover in Markets with Heterogeneous Traders

07 Feb, 2022 (Monday)

15:00

Prof. Elias Papaioannou, London Business School

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HK Applied Micro Seminar

Religion and Educational Mobility in Africa

26 Jan, 2022 (Wednesday)

12:00

Prof. Ji Huang, CUHK

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Brownbag Seminar

Endogenous Global Risk

21 Jan, 2022 (Friday)

10:00

Prof. Qingliang Fan, CUHK

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Brownbag Seminar

Studies on Invalid IV With Applications in Trade and Growth

13 Jan, 2022 (Thursday)

10:00

Prof. Emanuele Colonnelli, University of Chicago

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Webinar Series-Capital Market Development: China and Asia

Investing with the Government: A Field Experiment in China

05 Jan, 2022 (Wednesday)

10:00

Prof. Yao Zeng, Wharton School University of Pennsylvania

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Webinar Series - Innovation, Productivity, and Challenges in the Digital Era: Asia and Beyond

FinTech Lending and Cashless Payments