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.

Thursday, January 5

ES Presidential Address

Session/Event

Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Crystal B
Hosted By: Econometric Society

Friday, January 6

Advances in Econometrics (C0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Water Tower
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Vitor Augusto Possebom, EESP-Getulio Vargas Foundation

Energy Economics (Q0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Dusable
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Mar Reguant, Northwestern University

Firms and Development (O0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

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

Networks: Games and Markets (C0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, McCormick
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Yannis Ioannides, Tufts University

The Diffusion of Knowledge (A1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Burnham
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Christopher Tonetti, Stanford University

Competition in Developing Countries (O0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Addams
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Rema Hanna, Harvard University

Information and Diffusion in Networks (A1)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, McCormick
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Nicole Immorlica, Microsoft Research

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

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

Saturday, January 7

Asset Pricing With Disaster Risk (G0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Dusable
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Francois Gourio, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Dynamic Games (C0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Burnham
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Benjamin Brooks, University of Chicago

Social Insurance and the Family (J0)

Paper Session

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

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

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

Advances in Open Economy Macroeconomics (E0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Burnham
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Matteo Maggiori, Harvard University

Recent Advances in Social Insurance (H0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Water Tower
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Nathaniel Hendren, Harvard University and NBER

Studies of the Airline Industry (L0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Field
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: John Lazarev, New York University

Sunday, January 8

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

Topics in Urban Transportation (D0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, McCormick
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Alejandro Molnar, Vanderbilt University

Assessing Bias in Value-Added Models (I2)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Field
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Philip Gleason, Mathmatica Policy Research

Econometrics of Randomized Experiments (C0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Water Tower
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Alexander Torgovitsky, Northwestern University

Structural Models in Labor Economics (I0)

Paper Session

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

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

Topics in Industrial Organization (L0)

Paper Session

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

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Burnham
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Aviv Nevo, Northwestern University

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