Online Spatial & Urban Seminar

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

organized by
Jan David Bakker, Tomás Domínguez-Iino, Eunjee Kwon, Ana Moreno-Maldonado, Fernanda Rojas-Ampuero, and Gregor Schubert

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.

Fall term 2022

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September 26, 2022: Jorge De la Roca (University of Southern California). Co-authored with Andrii Parkhomenko and Daniel Velasquez.
Agglomeration Effects and Informality

October 10, 2022: Florian Oswald (SciencesPo). Co-authored with Nicolas Coeurdacier and Marc Teignier.
Structural Change, Landuse and Urban Expansion

October 17, 2022: Lu Han (University of Wisconsin-Madison). Co-authored with Rachel Ngai and Kevin Sheedy.
To Own or To Rent? The Effects of Transaction Taxes on Housing Markets

October 24, 2022: Diego Puga (CEMFI). Co-authored with Gilles Duranton.
Urban Growth and its Aggregate Implications

November 7, 2022: Allison Shertzer (University of Pittsburgh). Co-authored with Michael Coury, Toru Kitagawa, and Matthew Turner.
The Value of Piped Water and Sewers: Evidence from 19th Century Chicago

November 21, 2022: Simon Franklin (Queen Mary University of London). Co-authored with Clement Imbert, Girum Abebe and Carolina Mejia-Mantilla.
Urban Public Works in Spatial Equilibrium: Experimental Evidence from Ethiopia

December 5, 2022: Ben Zou (Purdue University). Co-authored with Jingting Fan.
The Dual Local Markets: Family, Jobs, and the Spatial Distribution of Skills