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University of Toronto/University of British Columbia Summer Conference

Schedule

Toronto, May 17-18, 2018
Rotman School of Management
Room L1065

Thursday, May 17


8:15-8:45 am
Light Breakfast


8:45-9:00 am
Welcome and introductions


9:00-10:00 am
Guangli Lu (UBC) "Learning Housing Prices From Online Appraisal Information"


10:00-10:15
am Break


10:15-11:15 am
Avni Shah, Toronto, "I'll Have What She's Having": Identifying Social Influence in Household Mortgage Decisions


11:15-11:30 am
Break


11:30-12:30 pm
Tom Davidoff and Tsur Somerville, UBC, "Not in My Neighbor's Backyard: Laneway homes and neighbors' property values"


12:30-1:30 pm
Lunch


1:30-2:30 pm
Nathaniel Baum-Snow, Toronto, "The Microgeography of Housing Supply".


2:30-2:45 pm
Break


2:45-3:45 pm
Kristian Behrens, UQAM, "Prime Locations"


6:00 pm
Presenters' Dinner: Le Paradis Bistro, 166 Bedford Road (walking distance from Rotman or hotel)


Friday, May 18


8:45-9:30 am
Light Breakfast


9:30-10:30 am
William Strange, Toronto, "Building Specialization, Anchor Tenants and Agglomeration Economies"


10:30-10:45 am
Break


10:45-11:45 am
Lu Han, UT Rotman, "Employment Networks in the Professions"


11:45-12:45 pm
Lunch


12:45-1:45 pm
Justin Tyndall, UBC, "Light Rail Transit, Employment and Household Sorting"


1:45-2:00 pm
Break


2:00-3:00 pm
Jonathan Hall, Toronto, "Can Tolling Help Everyone? Estimating the Aggregate and Distributional Consequence of Congestion Pricing"


3:00 pm
Concluding Comments

About the Conference

Venue:

Rotman School of Management, Room L1065

Location:

105 St. George Street, Toronto

To Register:

Contact conference administrator Audrey Lake at Audrey.Lake@rotman.utoronto.ca

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