AEA Sessions from the 2021 ASSA Annual Meeting

January 03 — 05

Enjoy our library of recorded videos from the 2021 ASSA Annual Meeting.

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Sessions found: 166

Using Subjective Expectations of Individuals in Studies of Decision Making

Chair:
Michael D. Hurd
Gender Differences in Job Search and the Earnings Gap: Evidence from Business Majors —
Patricia Cortes
, Jessica Pan
, Laura Pilossoph
, and Basit Zafar
Precise or Imprecise Probabilities? Evidence from Survey Response Related to Late-Onset Dementia —
Pamela Giustinelli
, Charles F. Manski
, and Francesca Molinari
The Causal Effects of Wages, Wealth, and Health on Retirement: Estimates Based on Subjective Conditional Probabilities —
Peter Hudomiet
, Michael D. Hurd
, and Susann Rohwedder
Job Seekers' Perceptions and Employment Prospects: Heterogeneity, Duration Dependence and Bias —
Andreas I. Mueller
, Johannes Spinnewijn
, and Giorgio Topa

Voting and Elections

Chair:
Mattias Polborn
How Do Campaigns Shape Vote Choice? Multi-Country Evidence from 62 Elections and 56 TV Debates —
Vincent Pons
and Caroline Le Pennec
The Political Economy of Subsidy-Giving —
Cailin Slattery
Why Biased Endorsements Can Manipulate Elections —
Junze Sun
, Arthur Schram
, and Randolph Sloof
Positive Spillovers from Negative Campaigning —
Vincenzo Galasso
, Salvatore Nunnari
, and Tommaso Nannicini
Did Sanctions Help Putin? —
Aleksandra Peeva
Lobbying in Networks —
Ratul Das Chaudhury
, Birendra Rai
, and Matthew Leister

Water and Agriculture

Chair:
Dan Bigelow
Groundwater, Energy, and Crop Choice: Evidence from California Agriculture —
Fiona Burlig
, Louis Preonas
, and Matt Woerman
Temporary Transfers and Water Use Efficiency for Prior Appropriations Agricultural Surface Water Rights: Empirical Evidence from Northwestern Nevada —
Gi-Eu Lee
, Kimberly Rollins
, and Loretta Singletary
Climate Change and the Water Capability to Export Agricultural Goods —
Charles Regnacq
, Fabien Candau
, and Julie Schlick
Heterogeneous Adaptations to Climate Change: Evidence from Cattle Production in the Brazilian Amazon —
Marin Skidmore
Climate and Economic Triggers of Cropland Change in the US: A Fine-Scale Spatial Analysis —
Luoye Chen
and Madhu Khanna

What Do We Know about Effectiveness of Bailout Provisions, Small-Business Support, and Impact on Inequality and the United States Recovery

Chair:
Lisa D. Cook
Panelists:
Anat Admati
,
Heather Boushey
,
Anton Korinek
,
Atif Mian
, and
Emmanuel Saez

What Does Critical Thinking Mean in Economics, the Big and Little of It?

Chair:
Gail Hoyt
What Does Critical Thinking Mean in Economics, the Big and Little of It? —
David Colander
and John Siegfried

Women in the Economics Profession with Lessons from Other STEM Fields

Chair:
Shelly Lundberg
Who Belongs? How Much is Belonging Worth? The Determinants and Effects of Selective Membership in the Economics Profession —
Marieke Kleemans
and Rebecca Thornton
The Impact of Advisor Gender on Female Students’ STEM Enrollment and Persistence —
Serena P. Canaan
and Pierre Mouganie
Can Women Teach Math (and be promoted)? A Meta-Analysis of Gender Difference Across Student Teaching Evaluations —
Cassondra Batz-Barbarich
and Amanda Felkey