Monday, September 19, 2022

Location: UCR Alumni and Visitors Center

12:00 – 1:00 pm: Registration and Lunch

1:00 – 1:20 pm: Welcome and Opening remarks

1:20 – 2:00 pm

The Productivity of Professions: Evidence from the Emergency Department
David Chan (Stanford University) and Yiqun Chen ( University of Illinois at Chicago)

2:00 – 2:40 pm

Intergenerational Correlations in Longevity
Sandra Black (Columbia University), Neil Duzett (Texas A&M), Adriana Lleras-Muney (UCLA), and Nolan Pope
(University of Maryland)

2:40 – 3:00 pm: Break

3:00 – 3:40 pm

Health Care Centralization: The Health Impacts of Obstetric Unit Closures in the US
Stefanie Fischer (Monash University), Heather Royer (UC Santa Barbara), and Corey White (Monash University)

3:40 – 4:20 pm

Effects of Increased Immigration Enforcement on Citizens’ Self-Employment
Karla Cordova (Pomona College)

4:20 – 4:30 pm: Break

4:30 – 5:10 pm

Does ICE Chill? Immigration Enforcement, Crime, and Police-Community Trust
Felipe Goncalves (UCLA), Elisa Jacome (Stanford University), and Emily Weisburst (UCLA)

5:10 – 5:50 pm

Government Strategies to Expedite Family Reunifications of Unaccompanied Children
Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes (UC Merced), Jose R. Bucheli (New Mexico State University), and Mary J. Lopez
(Occidental College)

Reception, Poster Session and Dinner will be held at the UCR Alumni and Visitors Center

6:15 – 7:15 pm: Reception & Graduate Student Poster Session

7:15 – 8:45 pm: Dinner

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Location: UCR Alumni and Visitors Center

8:00 – 9:00 am: Continental breakfast

9:00 – 9:40 am

Teacher Labor Market Equilibrium and the Distribution of Student Achievement
Michael Bates (UC Riverside), Michael Dinerstein (University of Chicago), Andrew C. Johnston (UC Merced), and Isaac Sorkin (Stanford University)

9:40 – 10:20 am

From Value Added to Welfare Added: A Social Planner Approach to Education Policy and Statistics
Tanner S Eastmond (UC San Diego), Nathan Mather (University of Michigan), Michael David Ricks (University of Michigan), and Julian Betts (UC San Diego)

10:20 – 10:40 am: Break

10:40 – 11:20 am

The Importance of Matching Effects for Labor Productivity: Evidence from Teacher-Student Interactions
Tom Ahn (Naval Postgraduate School), Esteban M. Aucejo (Arizona State University), and Jonathan James (California Polytechnic State University)

11:20 am – 12:00 pm

School Re-Openings, Educational Arrangements, and Labor Market Outcomes During COVID-19
Maria J. Prados (USC), Gema Zamarro (University of Arkansas & USC), and Andrew Camp (University of Arkansas)

12:00 – 1:00 pm: Lunch

1:00 – 1:40 pm

Payroll Tax Incidence: Evidence from Unemployment
Audrey Guo (Santa Clara University)

1:40 – 2:20 pm

Trade-Induced Adoption of New Work
Gueyon Kim (UC Santa Cruz)

2:20 – 3:00 pm

The Extent of Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity: Evidence from a Natural Experiment
Simon Quach (USC)