ASSA 2020 Annual Meeting

San Diego CA
January 3 – 5

The 2020 Annual Meeting will be held on January 3 - 5, 2020 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) in San Diego, CA. The headquarters hotel will be the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina and the co-headquarters hotel is the Manchester Grand Hyatt.

Registration is now open. (Download PDF Registration form.)

Employers only (must have suite code): Hotel Suite Reservations.

Thursday, January 2

ES Presidential Address

Session/Event

Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Marina Ballroom EF
Hosted By: Econometric Society

ASE Plenary Session and Reception

Session/Event

Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Coronado AB
Hosted By: Association for Social Economics
  • Chair: Steven Pressman, Colorado State University

Friday, January 3

AEA Poster Session

Poster Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, 2nd Floor (Lobby Level), North Tower, Grand Ballroom Foyer & West Lobby Lounge
Hosted By: American Economic Association

Beyond GDP (I3, E0)

Panel Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, San Diego Ballroom B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Ernst Berndt, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Business Cycles (E3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Solana
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Emily Marshall, Dickinson College

Central Banking (E5)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Point Loma
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Julie K. Smith, Lafayette College

CSMGEP Dissertation Session (I0, J0)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Marriott Grand Ballroom 4
Hosted By: American Economic Association & Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession
  • Chair: Kalena E. Cortes, Texas A&M University

Economic Opportunity and the Impact of Race and Place (J6, N9)

Panel Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Marriott Grand Ballroom 3
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Heather Boushey, Washington Center for Equitable Growth

Education and Religion (I2, Z1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Balboa
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Laurence R. Iannaccone, Chapman University

Finance and Politics (G0, D7)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Newport Beach
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Karsten Müller, Princeton University

From Micro Data to Global Evidence (O1, O2)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Torrey Pines 3
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Anders Jensen, Harvard Business School

Gender in the Innovation Economy (J1, O3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Marriott Grand Ballroom 11
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Julian Kolev, Southern Methodist University

Gendered Effects of Social Norms and Institutions (J7, J1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Marriott Grand Ballroom 2
Hosted By: American Economic Association & Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession
  • Chair: Janet Currie, Princeton University

Global Uncertainty: Measurement and Impact (F3, E3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Marriott Grand Ballroom 13
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Nicholas Bloom, Stanford University

Household Shocks and Crime (K4, K1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Marriott Grand Ballroom 1
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Erdal Tekin, American University

Innovation, Productivity and Regulation (O3, J8)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, San Diego Ballroom A
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: John Michael Van Reenen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Models of Cryptocurrencies: Pricing and Design (G0, E4)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Marriott Grand Ballroom 12
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Guillaume Rocheteau, University of California-Irvine

New Approaches for Measuring Poverty (I3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Rancho Santa Fe 2
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: David S. Johnson, University of Michigan

New Directions in Household Saving (D1, J3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Presidio 1 - 2
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Kathleen McGarry, University of California-Los Angeles

The Secular Decline in Real Interest Rates (E5, F6)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Santa Rosa
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Raghuram Rajan, University of Chicago

Contracts and Incentives (G3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Seaport B
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Alex Edmans, London Business School

Factors, Risk and the Economy (G1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Seaport DE
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Jules van Binsbergen, University of Pennsylvania

Firms and Politics (G3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Seaport F
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Jonathan Karpoff, University of Washington

M&A and Competition (G3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Seaport G
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Pavel Savor, DePaul University

Mutual Fund Flows and Marketing (G1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Seaport H
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Nikolai Roussanov, University of Pennsylvania

New Advances in International Finance (G1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Harbor A
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Pasquale Della Corte, Imperial College London

Regulation & Finance (G2)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Seaport C
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Philipp Schnabl, New York University

Housing Market and Cycles (R3, E3)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Nautical
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Sophia Gilbukh, City University of New York-Baruch College

Migration and Housing (F2, R2)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Regatta C
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Danny Ben-Shahar, Tel Aviv University

Policy Lessons for Our Economic Future (B5)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Cove
Hosted By: Association for Social Economics & Association for Evolutionary Economics
  • Chair: Giuseppe Fontana, University of Leeds and University of Sannio

Empirical Climate Change Economics (Q5)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Gaslamp D
Hosted By: Association of Environmental and Resource Economists
  • Chair: Stefano Carattini, Georgia State University

Topics in Output, Income, and Economic Development (O0, E5)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, Gaslamp C
Hosted By: Association of Indian Economic and Financial Studies
  • Chair: Amit Batabyal, Rochester Institute of Technology

Financial Markets with an Emphasis on China (G1)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, La Costa
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Giovanni Compiani, University of California-Berkeley

Frontiers in Market Design (D4)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Catalina
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Eric Budish, University of Chicago

Migration and Location Choice (R2)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Torrey Pines 1
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Jessie Handbury, University of Pennsylvania

Political Competition and Political Extremism (D7)

Paper Session

Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Marriott Marquis San Diego, Carlsbad
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Alexander Wolitzky, Massachusetts Institute of Technology