SNAG Micro Labor Workshop - April 11–12, 2019
|Thursday, April 11, 2019
Moderator: Melinda Pitts
"Economic Shocks and Worker Inequality: Evidence from the Great Recession"
Presenter: Hugh Macartney, Duke University
Co-authors: Eric Nielsen, Viviana Rodriguez
Discussant: Melinda Pitts, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
"The Recession and Occupational Match Quality: The Role of Age, Gender, and Education"
Presenter: Orgul Demet Ozturk, University of South Carolina
Co-authors: John Addison, Liwen Chen
Discussant: Devon Gorry, Clemson University
"Labor Market Signaling and the Value of College: Evidence from Resumes and the Truth"
Presenter: Dan Kreisman, Georgia State University
Co-authors: Jonathan Smith, Bondi Arifin
Discussant: Josh Kinsler, University of Georgia
"What divides the first and second generations? Educational inputs and outcomes for children of immigrants"
Presenter: Marie Hull, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Discussant: Jorge Luis Garcia, Clemson University
|6:00||Reception and dinner|
|Friday, April 12, 2019
|8:00 a.m.||Continental breakfast|
Moderator: Tom Mroz
"Uncompensated Long Hours in the Public Sector: Sign of Altruism or Cause of Burnout?"
Presenter: Dora Gicheva, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Discussant: Julie Hotchkiss, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
|9:30||"Employment Effects of Healthcare Policy: Evidence from the 2007 FDA Black Box Warning on Antidepressants"
Presenter: Meghan Skira, University of Georgia
Co-author: Aline Butikofer, Christopher Cronin
Discussant: Tim Bersak, Wofford College
|11:00||"How Do Restaurants Pay for the Minimum Wage?
Presenter: Peter Brummund, University of Alabama
Discussant: Haizheng Li, Georgia Institute of Technology
Moderator: Julie Hotchkiss
|1:15||"Entrepreneurship over the Life Cycle: Where are the Young Entrepreneurs?"
Presenter: Andres Hincapie, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Discussant: Zoe Xie, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
|2:15||"Career Trajectories of Displaced Workers: A Task-Specific Human Capital Approach"
Presenter: Curtis J. Simon, Clemson University
Co-author: Mallika Pung
Discussant: Duha T. Altindag, Auburn University
Julie L. Hotchkiss, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Melinda Pitts, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta