Industrial Relations Section

Upcoming Events

Mahsa Khoshnama & Carol Shou, Princeton University
February 22, 12:00 pm1:20 pm

"The Role of Wages and Fringe Benefits in Job Search: Evidence from a Large-Scale Online Field Experiment" - Mahsa Khoshnama 

Abstract 

This study examines the impact of wages and job benefits on job search behavior. Utilizing wage and benefit data from a leading employer review platform, we conduct a large-scale…

"Social Disconnection and the Missing Market" - Amanda Pallais, Harvard University
February 26, 1:20 pm2:35 pm

Amanda Pallais is the Robert C. Waggoner Professor of Economics at Harvard University. Her research studies the labor market performance and educational investment decisions of disadvantaged and socially excluded groups.

 

Abstract

Amidst what the U.S. Surgeon general calls a “loneliness epidemic,” we…

Kobi Mizrahi & Stephanie Hu, Princeton University
February 29, 12:00 pm1:20 pm
"Five Facts about MPCs: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment" - Xavier Jaravel, London School of Economics
March 4, 1:20 pm2:35 pm

Xavier Jaravel is an Associate Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics. Research areas are inflation, innovation and productivity, with related work on trade and applied econometrics. 

This seminar is joint with IES

Abstract 

We conduct a…