2017 Annual Meeting

Chicago IL
January 6 – 8

The 2017 Annual Meeting was held in Chicago, IL (January 6-8, 2017 - Friday, Saturday, & Sunday). View Photos from the meeting.

Webcasts from selected AEA sessions and AEA Poster Presenter Videos are available, compliments of the AEA.

Sunday, January 8

Conflict and Migration in MENA (P4)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Grant Park
Hosted By: Middle East Economic Association
  • Chair: Edward Sayre, University of Southern Mississippi

Barriers and Incentives to Learning Economics (A2, D1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Randolph 1
Hosted By: National Association of Economic Educators
  • Chair: Kim Holder, University of West Georgia

Isis and Conflict (F5)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Swissotel Chicago, St Gallen 3
Hosted By: Peace Science Society International & American Economic Association
  • Chair: Carlos Seiglie, Rutgers University-Newark

Banking: Insights From History (G2, N2)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Michigan 1A & 1B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Peter Koudijs, Stanford University

Climate Adaptation (Q5, I0)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Acapulco
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Antonio Bento, University of Southern California

Corporate Boards and CEOs (G3)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Michigan 2
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Kathleen Farrell, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Deep Roots of Economic Development (Z1, N3)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Suite 3
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Melanie Meng Xue, University of California-Los Angeles

Econometrics of Matching (C0)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Plaza B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Atila Abdulkadiroglu, Duke University

Entry (L1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, New Orleans
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Joseph Mazur, Purdue University

Innovation and the International Economy (F6)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich A
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Daniel Trefler, University of Toronto

Public Expenditure (H5)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Atlanta
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Andrew Hanson, Marquette University

Spread of Ideas (O1, N1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Plaza A
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Michel Serafinelli, University of Toronto

Asset Allocation (G1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Missouri
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Francisco Gomes, London Business School

Bond Risk Premia (G1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom III
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Carolin Pflueger, University of British Columbia

Finance and Development (G3)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom IX
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Paola Sapienza, Northwestern University

Financing Frictions and the Real Economy (G3)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Colorado
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: David Matsa, Northwestern University

Liquidity, Frictions and Limits to Arbitrage (G1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom X
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Dimitri Vayanos, London School of Economics and Political Science

Market Structure and Market Design (G1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom VIII
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Pierre-Olivier Weill, University of California-Los Angeles

Shareholders and Governance (G3)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom II
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Xavier Giroud, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Housing Consumption and Homeownership (R3, G2)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Huron
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Michael Eriksen, University of Cincinnati

Labor Market Outcomes in Transition Countries (J2)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Michigan AB
Hosted By: Association for Comparative Economic Studies
  • Chair: Richard Pomfret, University of Adelaide

The New Dynamics of Macro-Environmental Economics (Q5, E0)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich E
Hosted By: Association of Environmental and Resource Economists
  • Chair: Roberton Williams, University of Maryland

Advances in Matching Theory (C0)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Dusable
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Guillaume Haeringer, Baruch College

Contracts and Mechanisms (C0)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Field
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Bard Harstad, University of Oslo

Heterogeneity and Monetary Policy (E5)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, McCormick
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Amir Sufi, University of Chicago

The Econometrics of Structural Models (C0)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Water Tower
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Andres Aradillas-Lopez, Pennsylvania State University