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

Behavioral Corporate Finance (G3)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom IV
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Ulrike Malmendier, University of California-Berkeley

CEOs (G3)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom IX
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Charles Hadlock, Michigan State University

Derivatives (G1)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom X
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Jun Pan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

High Frequency Trading (G1)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom VI
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Mao Ye, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign

Macroeconomic Models of the Equity Premium (G1)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom II
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Sydney Ludvigson, New York University

Private Equity (G2)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom VIII
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Ayako Yasuda, University of California-Davis

R&D, Patents and Innovation (G3)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom III
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: David Robinson, Duke University

House Price Determination (D8, R3)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Huron
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Paul Ernesto Carrillo, George Washington University

Mortgage Contracts and Lending (G2, R2)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Ontario
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Tomasz Piskorski, Columbia University

Urban Economic Issues (R2, R1)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Erie
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Daniel McMillen, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign

Demand for Water Quality (Q5)

Paper Session

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

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich G
Hosted By: Association of Environmental and Resource Economists
  • Chair: Al McGartland, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Law, Banking and Growth (G2, K4)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Colorado
Hosted By: Association of Financial Economists & American Economic Association
  • Chair: Lemma Senbet, University of Maryland

Consumption (E2)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Field
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Marco Di Maggio, Harvard University and NBER

Dynamic Mechanism Design (D0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Dusable
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Tibor Alejandro Heumann, Yale University

Health and Development (O0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Addams
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: David Atkin, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

New Approaches in Macroeconomic Theory (E0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, McCormick
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Xavier Gabaix, Harvard University

Topics in E-commerce (C0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Burnham
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Francesco Decarolis, Boston University and Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance

Inter- and Intra-Household Inequality (B5, D1)

Paper Session

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

Swissotel Chicago, Montreux 3
Hosted By: International Association for Feminist Economics
  • Chair: Lee Badgett, University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Bank Pricing and Risk Management (G2)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Missouri
Hosted By: International Banking, Economics, and Finance Association
  • Chair: Larry Wall, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Dimensions of Inequality in the United States (J0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Columbian
Hosted By: Labor and Employment Relations Association
  • Chair: Heather Boushey, Washington Center for Equitable Growth

The United States and Global Economic Outlook (E6)

Panel Discussion

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

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich D
Hosted By: National Association for Business Economics
  • Chair: Stuart P.M. Mackintosh, Group of Thirty

Education, Race/Ethnicity and Inequality (I0, J6)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Wright
Hosted By: National Economic Association
  • Chair: Jamein P. Cunningham, Portland State University

Housing Market Dynamics (R2, R3)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Ohio
Hosted By: Society for Economic Dynamics
  • Chair: Johannes Stroebel, New York University

Finance and Development in Emerging Economies (O1, F3)

Panel Discussion

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Randolph 1
Hosted By: Society for the Study of Emerging Markets
  • Chair: Ali M. Kutan, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville

Trade and Income (F1, J0)

Paper Session

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

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Grant Park
Hosted By: Society of Government Economists
  • Chair: Bonni van Blarcom, Library of Congress

Current Dynamics of Global Capitalism (B5, E6)

Panel Discussion

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

Swissotel Chicago, Montreux 2
Hosted By: Union for Radical Political Economics
  • Chair: Scott Carter, University of Tulsa

Stability and Change in Capitalism (B5)

Paper Session

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

Swissotel Chicago, Monte Rosa
Hosted By: Union for Radical Political Economics
  • Chair: Don Goldstein, Allegheny College

AEA Richard T. Ely Lecture

Session/Event

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM

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

AEA Business Meeting

Session/Event

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 6:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Ballroom F
Hosted By: American Economic Association

Saturday, January 7