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.

Saturday, January 7

Are We on the Verge of a Greater Recession? (G1, F3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Swissotel Chicago, Montreux 3
Hosted By: Union for Radical Political Economics
  • Chair: Dominique Plihon, University of Paris 13

Creating Entrepreneurs (O3, M1)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich A
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Joshua S. Gans, University of Toronto

Economic Issues Facing the New President (H0)

Panel Discussion

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Ballroom AB
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Greg Mankiw, Harvard University

Family and Economic Development (O1, J1)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Plaza B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Tom Vogl, Princeton University

Fraud, Corruption and Institutions (G2, K4)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich E
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Luigi Zingales, University of Chicago

Gender and Education (I0, J0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Acapulco
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Karen Conway, University of New Hampshire

Individual Welfare Maximization (D8)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Michigan 1A & 1B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Elias Khalil, Monash University

Inequality in the Evolving Labor Market (J0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Crystal C
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Kevin Lang, Boston University

Mistakes in Dominant-Strategy Mechanisms (D4, D0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Suite 3
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Ran I. Shorrer, Harvard University

Multigenerational Mobility (J6, N3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Michigan 3
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: James Feigenbaum, Harvard University

New Content for Introductory Economics (A2)

Panel Discussion

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Crystal B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Edward L. Glaeser, Harvard University

Replication in Microeconomics (B4, C8)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich D
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Muriel Niederle, Stanford University

Taxation (H2)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Atlanta
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Michael Gideon, U.S. Census Bureau

Behavioral Finance I (G1)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom IX
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Martin Schmalz, University of Michigan

Debt Structure (G3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom III
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Justin Murfin, Yale University

Government and Regulatory Issues (G3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom II
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Mara Faccio, Purdue University

Insurance (G2)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom X
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Motohiro Yogo, Princeton University

Investment Behavior (G3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom VI
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: David Sraer, University of California-Berkeley

Market Mispricing (G1)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom IV
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Christopher Polk, London School of Economics and Political Science

Securities Markets and Macroeconomic Outcomes (G2)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom VIII
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Philipp Schnabl, New York University

House Prices, Discount Rates and Taxes (R1, C4)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Huron
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Morris A. Davis, Rutgers University

REITs (G3, G0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Ontario
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Walter Boudry, Cornell University

Urban Dynamics and Hedonics (R2, Q5)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Erie
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Gilles Duranton, University of Pennsylvania

Financing College Education and Its Consequences (I0, H0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Swissotel Chicago, St Gallen 3
Hosted By: Association for Social Economics & Association for Evolutionary Economics
  • Chair: Christian E. Weller, University of Massachusetts-Boston

Behavioral Interventions and Water Conservation (Q5)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich G
Hosted By: Association of Environmental and Resource Economists
  • Chair: Anant Sudarshan, University of Chicago

Law and Finance in China (G2, K4)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Mayfair
Hosted By: Association of Financial Economists
  • Chair: Yiming Qian, University of Iowa

Political Economy and Economic Development in India (O2)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Jackson Park
Hosted By: Association of Indian Economic and Financial Studies
  • Chair: Chandana Chakraborty, Montclair State University

Environmental Session (Q0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Addams
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Paulina Oliva, University of California-Santa Barbara

Information Design (D0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Field
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Tymofiy Mylovanov, University of Pittsburgh

Machine Learning (C0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Water Tower
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Jeff Ely, Northwestern University

Uncertainty Shocks and Firm Dynamics (E0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Burnham
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Shaofeng Xu, Bank of Canada