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CDS Weekly Newsletter

The Center for Decision Sciences at Columbia Business School

Welcome to the Center for Decision Sciences' Weekly Newsletter. Below you can find a list of events of interest. 

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Upcoming seminars of potential interest at Columbia

Monday, March 24

12.30-1.30, Uris 306 (Ph.D. Student Seminar)
         Miao Liu
         iCal (to add this event to your calendar)
 
For more information on the Ph.D. Student Seminar:
http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs-admissions/academics/divisions/finance-economics/seminars/phd
 
2.30-4.00, 1101 IAB (Economic Theory Workshop)
         Olivier Compte (PER visitor)
         “Ignorance, Uncertainty and Strategy restrictions”
         iCal (to add this event to your calendar)
 
For more information on the Economic Theory Workshop:
http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs-admissions/academics/divisions/finance-economics/seminars/economictheory
 
Tuesday, March 25

2.15-3.45, 1101 IAB (Industrial Organization and Strategy Seminar)
         Jim Rebitzer (Boston University)
         “Structuring Incentives within Accountable Care Organizations”
         iCal (to add this event to your calendar)
 
For more information on the Industrial Organization and Strategy Seminar:
http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs-admissions/academics/divisions/finance-economics/seminars/industorg
 
4.15-5.45, 1101 IAB (Money Macro Workshop)
         Dean Corbae
         “Capital Requirements in a Quantitative Model of the Banking Industry Dynamics”
         iCal (to add this event to your calendar)
 
For more information on the Money Macro Workshop:
http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs-admissions/academics/divisions/finance-economics/seminars/money
 
Wednesday, March 26

4.10-5.10, 614 Schermerhorn (Psychology Colloquium)
         Paul Whalen (Dartmouth College)
         “Neural Responses to Fear Predict Attention, Bias, and Personality”
         iCal (to add this event to your calendar)
 
For more information on the Psychology Colloquium:
http://www.columbia.edu/cu/psychology/lists/colloquia.html
 
4.15-5.45, 1101 SIPA (Applied Microeconomic: Environment, Health, Labor and Public Finance Seminar)
         Matt Notowidigdo (Booth)
         “Housing Booms, Labor Market Outcomes, and Educational Attainment”
         iCal (to add this event to your calendar)
 
For more information on the Applied Microeconomic: Environment, Health, Labor and Public Finance Seminar:
http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs-admissions/academics/divisions/finance-economics/seminars/appliedmicro
 
Thursday, March 27

2.15-3.45, Uris 330 (Finance Seminar)
         Ralph Koijen
         “Shadow Insurance”
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For more information on the Finance Seminar:
http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs-admissions/academics/divisions/finance-economics/seminars/finance
 

Upcoming seminars of potential interest at NYU
 
Tuesday, March 25

12.30-2.00, 6 Washington Place Room 551 (Social Psychology Brown Bags)
         Francesca Manzi and Bryan Slim (NYU)
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For more information on the Social Psychology Brown Bags Seminar:
http://www.psych.nyu.edu/events/colloquia.html#social


 
Web Link of the Week:
 
“’Ha!’ Takes a Serious Look at Humor”
Understanding laughter yields insights into how our brains process a complex world and how that, in turn, makes us who we are.