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.

Friday, January 6

Recent Advances in Empirical Auctions (C0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Dusable
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Paulo Somaini, Stanford University

Structural Models in Education (I0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Water Tower
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Chao Fu, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Bank Regulation and Lending (G2)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Missouri
Hosted By: International Banking, Economics, and Finance Association
  • Chair: Santiago Carbo-Valverde, Bangor University, Funcas and CUNEF

International Macroeconomics and Finance (F3, F4)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Colorado
Hosted By: International Economics and Finance Society
  • Chair: Nelson Mark, University of Notre Dame

Financial Markets and Labor Markets (G1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Columbian
Hosted By: Labor and Employment Relations Association
  • Chair: Avanidhar Subrahmanyam, University of California-Los Angeles

State and Local Public Finance (H7, H2)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Ohio
Hosted By: National Tax Association
  • Chair: Zhou Yang, Robert Morris University

Tax Issues (H2, O0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Grant Park
Hosted By: Society of Government Economists
  • Chair: Susan Fleck, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Airports, Pricing and Capacity (L9, L5)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Comiskey
Hosted By: Transportation and Public Utilities Group & American Economic Association
  • Chair: Patrick McCarthy, Georgia Institute of Technology

Feminist Macroeconomics: Modelling and Measurement (B5, E0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Montreux 3
Hosted By: Union for Radical Political Economics & International Association for Feminist Economics
  • Chair: Randy Albelda, University of Massachusetts-Boston

European Economic Association Lecture

Special Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Plaza B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Claudio Michelacci, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance

AEA/AFA Joint Luncheon--Fee Event

Session/Event

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Ballroom F
Hosted By: American Economic Association/American Finance Association
  • Chair: Alvin E. Roth, Stanford University

Empirical Research in Development Economics (O1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Comiskey
Hosted By: Association for Economic and Development Studies on Bangladesh
  • Chair: Farida Khan, University of Wisconsin-Parkside

Measuring Socioeconomic Health Inequalities (I0, H0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Swissotel Chicago, St Gallen 3
Hosted By: Association for Social Economics
  • Chair: Paul Makdissi, University of Ottawa

Method and Question in Economic History (N0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Horner
Hosted By: Economic History Association
  • Chair: Melissa Dell, Harvard University

Inequality: Rents, Value Extraction, and Power (P1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Gold Coast
Hosted By: Labor and Employment Relations Association
  • Chair: Sanford Jacoby, University of California-Los Angeles

Intangibles and Digital Economy (O3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Grant Park
Hosted By: Society of Government Economists
  • Chair: Leonard Nakamura, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

2017 David Gordon Memorial Lecture (L2)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Montreux 3
Hosted By: Union for Radical Political Economics
  • Chair: Matias Vernengo, Bucknell University

Auctions (D4)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Suite 5
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Rafael Tenorio, DePaul University

Behavioral Economics of Investor Decision-Making (G1, D0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich A
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Alexander F. Wagner, Swiss Finance Institute and University of Zurich

Climate Change: Past, Present, and Future (Q5, Q0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

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

Credit Cycles (G0, E3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Regency D
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Itay Goldstein, University of Pennsylvania

CSMGEP Dissertation Session (E0, D0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, New Orleans
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Ebonya Washington, Yale University

Environment and Health (Q5, I1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Acapulco
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Meredith Fowlie, University of California-Berkeley

Financial Economics (G1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Michigan 1A & 1B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Karlyn Mitchell, North Carolina State University

Gender Agenda (J0, J1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Ballroom AB
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Muriel Niederle, Stanford University

International Trade (F1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Michigan 2
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Anson Soderbery, Purdue University

Market Design and Development Economics (D4, O1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Edward L. Glaeser, Harvard University

New Technologies and the Labor Market (D0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Crystal B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Daron Acemoglu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER

Pension Reform in Chile (H5, G1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Regency C
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Nicholas Barr, London School of Economics and Political Science

Real Estate Markets (R3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Michigan 3
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Vincent Yao, Georgia State University

The Economics Major: Present and Future (A2)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Atlanta
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Sam Allgood, University of Nebraska-Lincoln