SBE42: 42ND MEETING OF THE BRAZILIAN ECONOMETRIC SOCIETY
PROGRAM

Days: Tuesday, December 8th Wednesday, December 9th Thursday, December 10th

Tuesday, December 8th

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08:30-10:00 Session 1A: Micro 1
08:30
Political turnover, electoral incentives and public inefficiencies: evidence from unfinished infrastructure projects in Brazil (abstract)
09:00
Teacher's belief and human capital formation technology (abstract)
09:30
Filling The Void? Organized Crime and COVID-19 in Rio de Janeiro (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 1B: Macro 1
08:30
Banks and European Business Cycles (abstract)
09:00
Public Financing with Financial Frictions and Underground Economy (abstract)
09:30
Foreign Exchange Interventions and Covered Interest Parity Deviations (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 1C: Micro 2
08:30
Does exposure to more women in male-dominated fields render female students more career-oriented? (abstract)
09:00
Unintended Consequences of Affirmative Action in Undergraduate Education for High School Students (abstract)
09:30
Internal migration and economic shocks: Evidence from droughts in semiarid Brazil (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 1D: Micro 3
08:30
Do M&A’s decrease wages? Evidence from Pharmacies (abstract)
09:00
The Employee Costs of Corporate Debarment (abstract)
09:30
Do innovative firms pay higher wages? Micro Level Evidence from Brazil (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 1E: Business 1
08:30
Addressing Public Objectives Through Practice Transfer: Existing Dilemmas in Cross-Sector Collaborations (abstract)
09:00
Bitter Pills to Swallow: Enforcement Costs of Health Litigation (abstract)
09:30
INFLUENCE OF LOCAL LEADERS IN THE CREATION OF NEW BUSINESSES AND IN DEFORESTATION RATES IN THE LEGAL AMAZON (abstract)
10:30-12:00 Session 2A: Finance 1
10:30
COMMERCIAL BANKS, VENTURE CAPITAL AND CONFLICT OF INTEREST (abstract)
11:00
Betting on conditional alphas (abstract)
11:30
Automation Adoption and Financial Regulation: Evidence from Stock Trading Firms and Workers (abstract)
10:30-12:00 Session 2B: Micro 4
10:30
A tale of gold and blood: The unintended consequences of gold-market regulation on local violence (abstract)
11:00
Compulsory Voting and Persistence in Turnout (abstract)
11:30
A Unifying Approach to Measuring Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (abstract)
10:30-12:00 Session 2C: Micro 5
10:30
Real Estate Market in Developing Countries: Slums and Housing Supply (abstract)
11:00
The Effects of a Large-Scale Mental Health Reform: Evidence from Brazil (abstract)
11:30
Economic Resilience: Spillovers, Courts, and Vertical Integration (abstract)
14:45-16:15 Session 4A: Macro 2
14:45
Inflation Targeting under Fiscal Fragility (abstract)
15:15
Could Intra-Firm Informational Misalignment Explain Price-Setting Patterns? (abstract)
15:45
The Dollar and Emerging Market Economies: Financial Vulnerabilities Meet the International Trade System (abstract)
14:45-16:15 Session 4B: Finance 2
14:45
Bank loan forbearance: evidence from a million restructured loans (abstract)
15:15
Housing Collateral Reform and Economic Reallocation (abstract)
15:45
Predicting Information Choices that Determine Investment Decisions (abstract)
14:45-16:15 Session 4C: Macro 3
14:45
The Macroeconomics Effects of Sovereign Wealth Funds in Small Open Economies (abstract)
15:15
Inequality and Growth in an Applied Dynamic General Equilibrium Model with Heterogeneous Agents and Progressive Taxation of Capital Income (abstract)
15:45
Ambiguity, Business Cycle and Wealth Inequality (abstract)
16:45-18:15 Session 5A: Theory 1
16:45
Dynamically Consistent Objective and Subjective Rationality (abstract)
17:15
Choice against phantoms (abstract)
17:45
Persuading Crowds (abstract)
16:45-18:15 Session 5B: Micro 6
16:45
Literacy Development in Early Childhood Education: Evidence from a Reading and Writing Program (abstract)
17:15
Early Schooling and Maternal Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from a New School Entry Policy Using Exact Date of Birth in Brazil (abstract)
17:45
Education Incentives to the Mayor: Evidence from a tax reform in Brazil (abstract)
16:45-18:15 Session 5C: Micro 7
16:45
Corporate Taxation and Evasion Responses: Evidence from a Minimum Tax in Honduras (abstract)
17:15
On the homogeneity of the wage elasticity of labor supply: the difference between blue-collars and white-collars in Brazil (abstract)
17:45
Registration Costs, Taxes and Formalization of Microentrepreneurs: Evidence From Brazil (abstract)
Wednesday, December 9th

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08:30-10:00 Session 6A: Econometrics 1
08:30
A Dynamic Rational Inattention Model under Mixed-Frequency: Estimation and Testing using a Panel of Forecasts (abstract)
09:00
A theory based, data driven selection for the regularization parameter for LASSO (abstract)
09:30
Robust trend estimation for COVID-19 data (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 6B: Macro 4
08:30
Risk sharing within Brazil and the Mercosul (abstract)
09:00
An economic model of the Covid-19 pandemic with young and old agents: Behavior, testing and policies (abstract)
09:30
Rainfall and Structural Transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 6C: Finance 3
08:30
A Machine Learning Factor-Based Interpretation for the Bond Risk Premia in U.S. (abstract)
09:00
Tail Risk and Investors' Concerns (abstract)
09:30
Price transparency in OTC equity lending markets: Evidence from a loan fee benchmark (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 6D: Micro 8
08:30
Decentralizing Development (abstract)
09:00
Court Congestion and Creditor Passivity: Evidence from Bankruptcy Requests in Brazil (abstract)
09:30
Estimating Firm-level Productivity under Endogenous Distortions: A Cautionary Tale (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 6E: Micro 9
08:30
Colonial Heritage: Women slavery and the roots of domestic labor (abstract)
09:00
Slavery and Violence against Black Women (abstract)
09:30
The Industrialization Paths: Railroads and Structural Transformation in Brazil 1872-1950 (abstract)
10:30-12:00 Session 7A: Prize Session - Finance
10:30
Does Stock Manipulation Distort Corporate Investment? The Role of Short Selling Costs and Share Repurchases (abstract)
11:00
Minimum Dispersion Risk-Neutral Measures and Asset Prices in Incomplete Markets (abstract)
10:30-12:00 Session 7B: Prize Session - Applied Micro
10:30
More than Words: Leaders' Speech and Risky Behavior During a Pandemic (abstract)
11:00
Labor Unions and the Electoral Consequences of Trade Liberalization (abstract)
Thursday, December 10th

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08:30-10:00 Session 11A: Theory 2
08:30
Statistical Foundations of Common Knowledge (abstract)
09:00
Signalling in Dynamic Markets with Adverse Selection (abstract)
09:30
A Theory of Market Adjustment (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 11B: Macro 5
08:30
The Brazilian Slump and the Government-driven Credit Expansion (abstract)
09:00
Efficient interest rate tracking in Brazil: Rethinking monetary policy rules through Bayesian estimation of DSGE models (abstract)
09:30
Why are interest rates so high in Brazil? An analysis of pass-through from policy to lending rates. (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 11C: Micro 10
08:30
Affirmative Action With No Major Switching: Evidence from a Top University in Brazil (abstract)
09:00
Gender Wage Gap and Job Flexibility (abstract)
09:30
Regional Effects of Trade Liberalization on Infant Mortality (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 11D: Micro 11
08:30
Disasters and mental health: Evidence from the Fundao tailing dam breach in Mariana, Brazil (abstract)
09:00
Monitoring Transfers to Public Health: Evidence from Randomized Audits in Brazil (abstract)
09:30
Changing the Pyramids: The Impact of Broadband Internet on Organizational and Educational Firm Structure (abstract)
08:30-10:00 Session 11E: Finance 4
08:30
Can sentiment of the Brazilian Central Bank help to predict yield curve? (abstract)
09:00
Cyclicality of Local Credit Markets and Monetary Policy Transmission (abstract)
09:30
Informational Switching Costs, Bank Competition and the Cost of Finance (abstract)
10:30-12:00 Session 12B: Prize Session - Theory
10:30
Risk Classification in Insurance Markets with Risk and Preference Heterogeneity (abstract)
11:00
Information Acquisition and Disclosure by a Biased Advisor (abstract)
10:30-12:00 Session 12C: Prize Session - Econometrics
10:30
Identifying Marginal Treatment Effects in the Presence of Sample Selection (abstract)
11:00
Loss aversion and the welfare ranking of policy interventions (abstract)
14:45-16:15 Session 14A: Econometrics 2
14:45
A simple way to assess inference methods (abstract)
15:15
Are Professional Forecasters Rational? Evidence for Brazilian dataset (abstract)
15:45
Ex-ante Moral Hazard of Unemployment Insurance (abstract)
14:45-16:15 Session 14B: Macro 6
14:45
Public Sector Employment and Aggregate Fluctuations (abstract)
15:15
Tolerance of Informality and Occupational Choices in a Large Informal Sector Economy (abstract)
15:45
International Reserves and Interest Rates (abstract)
14:45-16:15 Session 14C: Micro 12
14:45
Experimental Evidence on Artificial Intelligence in the Classroom (abstract)
15:15
The Effect of Media on Religion: Evidence from the Rise of Pentecostals in Brazil (abstract)
15:45
Who does benefit from job training programs? Evidence from a high-dosage program in Brazil (abstract)
16:15
Do Politicians With Business Backgrounds Influence Local Business Environment? (abstract)
14:45-16:15 Session 14D: Business 2
14:45
BAD TAX INSTRUMENTS: WOULD THE DEFERRAL BE A "PITFALL" FOR HOME COUNTRY OF MULTINATIONAL FIRMS? (abstract)
15:15
Peer Effects and Entrepreneurship: Evidence on Gender Homophily (abstract)
15:45
A STAKEHOLDER APPROACH TO PLATFORM COMPLEMENTORS: THEORY AND FIELD EXPERIMENTAL EVIDENCE (abstract)