Conference Schedule   (PDF Download )

Thursday, September 13, 2012

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch
1:30 - 2:30 pm
Tom Ahn, University of Kentucky
Matching Strategies of Teachers and Schools in General Equilibrium
2:45 pm - 3:45 pm
Hugh Macartney, Duke University
The Dynamic Effects of Educational Accountability
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Todd Stinebrickner, University of Western Ontario
Academic performance and college dropout: Using longitudinal expectations data to estimate a learning model.

Friday, September 14, 2012

8:00 am - 8:30 am:
Breakfast
8:30 am - 9:30 am:
Kirabo Jackson, Northwestern University
Do High School Teachers Really Matter?
9:45 am - 10:45 am:
Maria Marta Ferreyra, Carnegie Mellon University
Charter School Entry and School Choice: The Case of Washington, D.C.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm:
Rodney Andrews, University of Texas-Dallas
Quantile Treatment Effects of College Quality on Earnings: Evidence from Administrative Data in Texas
Noon - 1:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm:
Dionissi Aliprantis, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Local Average Neighborhood Effects from Moving to Opportunity