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

Topics in Heterodox Economics (B5)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

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

AFEE Presidential Address

Session/Event

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 4:45 PM – 6:00 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Vevey 2
Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics

Presidential Address

Special Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, McCormick
Hosted By: National Economic Association

AFEA Presidential Address

Session/Event

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Water Tower
Hosted By: African Finance and Economics Association

Humor Session

Session/Event

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Ballroom AB
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Yoram Bauman, standupeconomist.com

Sunday, January 8

Civil Conflict (D7)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Atlanta
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Robert Driskill, Vanderbilt University

Entrepreneurship, Firm Dynamics and Growth (O4, O3)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Regency A
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Tom Nicholas, Harvard University

Estimation (C1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, New Orleans
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Brantly Callaway, Temple University

Experiences, Expectations and Actions (R2, G1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich A
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Johannes Stroebel, New York University

Income Fluctuations and Household Spending (E2)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Regency C
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Jonathan Parker, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER

Learning From Data in Economics (C0)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Ballroom AB
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: James J. Heckman, University of Chicago

Measuring Decision and Experienced Utility (I3, D0)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Michigan 2
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Betsey Stevenson, University of Michigan

Organizations, Trade, and Productivity (D2, F1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Suite 3
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Lorenzo Caliendo, Yale University

Skills and Education (I0, I2)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich C
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: James Andreoni, University of California-San Diego

Topics in Economic Development (O1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Suite 5
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Christian Ahlin, Michigan State University

Banks and Central Banks (G2)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom II
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Arvind Krishnamurthy, Stanford University

Boards (G3)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom VI
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Cesare Fracassi, University of Texas-Austin

Finance and the Product Market (G3)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom VIII
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Gregor Matvos, University of Chicago

Financial Intermediaries and Asset Prices (G1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom X
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Tyler Muir, Yale University

Mergers and Acquisitions (G3)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom IX
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Isil Erel, Ohio State University

Mutual Fund Management (G1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom IV
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Marcin Kacperczyk, Imperial College London

Stock Returns: Characteristics and Factors (G1)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom V
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Jonathan Lewellen, Dartmouth College

Housing Affordability (R3, R2)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

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

Empirics of Resource Extraction (Q3)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich E
Hosted By: Association of Environmental and Resource Economists
  • Chair: Judson Boomhower, Stanford University

Conflict in Law and Politics (D0)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Dusable
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Bruno Strulovici, Northwestern University

Incentives and Organizations (D0)

Paper Session

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Field
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Simon Board, University of California-Los Angeles