Online Spatial & Urban Seminar

A Zoom-based Economics Workshop
Mondays 11:30am-12:45pm (ET)

organized by
Erica Moszkowski, Augusto Ospital, Minseon Park, Fernanda Rojas-Ampuero, Gregor Schubert, and Harrison Wheeler

To receive the Zoom link for the seminars please register on the Zoom webinar page. If you have participated in the last two seasons of the OSUS seminar, you do not need to register again.

Spring term 2024

February 12, 2024: Nathaniel Baum-Snow (University of Toronto). Co-authored with Gabriel M. Ahlfeldt and Remi Jedwab.
The Skyscraper Revolution: Global Economic Development and Land Savings

February 26, 2024: Christopher Timmins (University of Wisconsin-Madison). Co-authored with Lu Han, Stephan Heblich, and Yanos Zylberberg.
Cool Cities: The Value of Urban Trees

March 11, 2024: Franklin Qian (UNC). Co-authored with Qianyang Zhang and Xiang Zhang.
Identifying Agglomeration Spillovers: Evidence from Grocery Store Openings

March 25, 2024: Gabriel Kreindler (Harvard University). Co-authored with Arya Gaduh, Tilman Graff, Rema Hanna and Benjamin Olken.
Optimal Public Transportation Networks: Evidence from the World's Largest Bus Rapid Transit System in Jakarta

April 8, 2024: Paula Bustos (ICREA-Pompeu Fabra University). Co-authored with Christoph Albert and Jacopo Ponticelli.
The Effects of Climate Change on Labor and Capital Reallocation

April 22, 2024: Joanna Venator (Boston College). Co-authored with Garrett Anstreicher.
To Grandmother's House We Go: Childcare Time Transfers and Female Labor Mobility

May 6, 2024: Giulia Brancaccio (NYU-Stern). Co-authored with Myrto Kalouptsidi and Theodore Papageorgiou.
Investment in Infrastructure and Trade: The Case of Ports