Workshop Schedule

Fall 2016/Spring 2017 Schedule

(Last Updated 11/30/16)

Looking for schedules from previous years? See the Workshop Archives.

Date Workshop Details Primary sponsor
9/20
(Tuesday)
Susan Ettner (UCLA)
Title:
Improving Access and Treatment of Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders: How Far Can Policy Take Us?
Location/Time:
4 pm, Trent Semans Great Hall, Duke (William Anlyan MD and Richard Jenrette Lecture)
Duke University
9/30 Ning Fu (UNC Economics)
Title: When the Honeymoon is Over: The Effects of Family Structure on Child’s Cognitive and Non-cognitive Achievements (Practice Job Talk)
Location/Time:
1- 2 pm, 1st floor DeFriese conference room, Sheps Center
Link to paper
THEW
10/7 Tan Minh Tran (UNC Economics)
Title: Too stressed to work: the effects of job stressors on health and labor market outcomes (Practice Job Talk)
Location/Time: 
1- 2 pm, 1st floor DeFriese conference room, Sheps Center
Link to paper
THEW
10/14 Ilene Speizer (UNC MCH and CPC) and David Guilkey (UNC Economics)
Title: The Individual’s Choice of Facility for Maternal Health and Family Planning Services in a Dense Urban Environment: The Case of Senegal
Location/Time: Noon – 1 pm, Room B005, 206 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill
Link to event page
Carolina Population Center
10/26
(Wednesday)
Anna Aizer (Brown)
Title: TBA
Location/Time:
3:30pm, Gardner 211, UNC Economics
UNC Applied Micro Seminar
11/29
(Tuesday)
Josh Gottlieb (UBC)
Title: Do Health Insurers Innovate? Evidence From the Anatomy of Physician Payments
Location/Time: 3:15-4:45 pm, Social Sciences 111, Duke
Link to paper
Duke Public and IO Seminar Series
11/30
(Wednesday)
Igal Hendel (Northwestern)
Title: The Welfare Impact of Long-Term Health Insurance Contracts
Location/Time: 3:30pm, Gardner 211, UNC
Link to paper
UNC Applied Micro Seminar
12/01
Thursday
Josh Gottlieb (UBC)
Title: The Plague of Billing Difficulty
Location/Time:
3:15-4:45 pm, Social Sciences 111, Duke
Duke Public and IO Seminar Series
12/2 Cancelled THEW
12/9 Jesse Hinde (UNC Public Policy)
Title: Incentive(less)? The effectiveness of tax credits and cost-sharing subsidies in the Affordable Care Act (Practice Job Talk)
Location/Time:
1 – 2 pm, 1101F McGavran-Greenberg Hall (HPM Conference room), UNC
THEW
12/16
Amanda Kowalski (Yale)
Title:
Doing More When You’re Running LATE:  Applying Marginal Treatment Effect Methods to Examine Treatment Effect Heterogeneity in Experiments
Location/Time:
1 – 2:30 pm, McKinley Seminar Room, Fuqua School of Business
Link to paper
Duke Fuqua School of Business

Workshop format and locations

Workshops are on Fridays unless indicated otherwise. Workshops are from several different series, so  please note different times and locations.

Parking and Maps

The UNC Sheps Center is at 725 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. (formerly Airport Rd.); parking permits can be obtained from the second floor receptionist.

Information on other visitor parking at UNC is at http://police.unc.edu/files/2014/11/Guide.pdf

A campus visitor parking map is available at http://police.unc.edu/files/2014/11/Visitor.pdf

Maps and directions to the Fuqua School of Business can be found here: http://www.fuqua.duke.edu/documents/programs/campus_map.pdf

Note: Information on the time and location of seminars at Duke should be confirmed by going to: http://faculty.fuqua.duke.edu/~dbr1/health/seminar.html

Directions to RTI:

Directions from I-40 towards RTP: Exit on Davis Drive and go north to Cornwallis (If you get to M54 you are going South).  Turn left on Cornwallis; the next traffic light is at the entrance to RTI’s main campus on your left. Turn left at the light onto Institute Drive.  Go past your first opportunity to turn into a parking lot on your left, and park somewhere in the next large lot on your left. Facing the buildings you see uphill from the lot, Cox is the middle one in the array from left to right. Check in at the Cox security desk at the main entrance facing the parking lot, and obtain visitor badges. RTI staff will
escort you to the conference room.

Directions from Southbound on Durham Freeway: Take the Cornwallis road exit and at the top of the ramp turn left. At the next light turn right onto Institute drive and into RTI’s main campus. Go past your first opportunity to turn into a parking lot on your left, and park somewhere in the next large lot on your left. Facing the buildings you see uphill from the lot, Cox is the middle one in the array from left to right. Check in at the Cox security desk at the main entrance facing the parking lot, and obtain  visitor badges. RTI staff will escort you to the conference room.

HPM 815

Doctoral students may register for the workshop for one credit hour, with permission of the instructor Marisa Domino. Students must attend each session and participate in the discussion of the papers. Economics 710 is a prerequisite.

For more information

To be added to the e-mail announcement and paper distribution list, send an email with “Subscribe  THEW” in the body of the text to listserv@unc.edu. For other information contact Marisa Domino  (mdomino@email.unc.edu, 919-966-3891) or Donna Gilleskie (donna_gilleskie@unc.edu). For schedule updates see http://thew.web.unc.edu/workshop-schedule/

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