|Mar 07||Ryan Lampe
|Patent Pools, Competition, and Innovation – Evidence from 20 U.S. Industries under the New Deal||M8089|
|Mar 14||Petra Persson
|Attention Manipulation and Information Overload||NJA|
|Mar 21||Luis Cabral
|Dynamic Pricing in Customer Markets with Switching Costs||NJC|
|Mar 28||Yongmin Chen (Colorado)||Monopoly Differential Pricing and Welfare||M8089|
|Apr 04||Suhui Li (GWU)||"How Do Hospitals Respond to Market Entry? Evidence from the Pennsylvania Cardiac Revascularzation Market"||M8089|
|Apr 11||Elena Patel
|An Empirical Analysis of Mergers Between Nonprofit and For-Profit Firms: An Application in the Hospital Industry||NJA|
|Apr 18||Ginger Jin
|Apr 25||Marc Remer
|Approximating the Price Effects of Mergers: Numerical Evidence and an Empirical Application||NJA|
|May 02||Robert Letzler (FTC)||Everyone Believes in Redemption: Nudges and Overoptimism in Costly Task Completion||NJC|
|May 09||Steven Berry
|Identification in Differentiated Products Markets Using Market Level Data||NJA|
|May 16||Charles Manski (Northwestern)||Policy Evaluation in Uncertain World||NJA|
Unless otherwise noted, all seminars will take place on Thursdays at 2:30pm in the ground floor Conference Center located at 601 New Jersey Ave. NW. Prior to attending seminars or for other inquiries, please contact Christopher Metcalf (email@example.com) or Tammy John (firstname.lastname@example.org).
For seminars held in the 1800 M street building, proceed directly from the lobby of the building to the 8th floor. Security clearance is required upon arrival at the 8th floor. Seminars in the 1800 M street building begin at 2:30pm unless otherwise noted.
Updated: December 12, 2012
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Previous seminar series calendars are available.
Directions to 601 New Jersey Avenue Building Seminars (back to top)
By Shuttle Van:
FTC employees can take the shuttle van from the headquarters building at 600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW to the satellite building at 601 New Jersey Avenue NW. The shuttle leaves from the main Pennsylvania Avenue entrance of the headquarters building on the :00, :20 and :40 of every hour, and drops riders directly in front of the satellite building a few minutes later. Return trips leave the satellite building at the :10, :30 and :50 of each hour. Riders may be required to show FTC employee identification.
Take the Red Line to Union Station. After disembarking from train, exit the platform through the "Union Station Shops" exit. Take the escalator all the way up to the street level, near the corner of Massachusetts Ave. and North Capitol Street. Follow Massachusetts Ave. northwest until it intersects with New Jersey Ave. Turn left on New Jersey Avenue and walk one block south to 601 New Jersey Avenue.
Pay parking is available in a garage under the 601 New Jersey Avenue building (enter from the alley behind the building).
Amtrak, MARC and VRE trains disembark at Union Station. Exit to the southeast side of Union Station, near the corner of Massachusetts Ave. and North Capitol Street. Follow Massachusetts Ave. northwest until it intersects with New Jersey Ave. Turn left on New Jersey Avenue and walk one block south to 601 New Jersey Avenue.
Directions to 1800 M Street Building Seminars (back to top)
Take the Red Line to Farragut North. After disembarking from train, take the L street exit. Proceed north on Connecticut Avenue and take a left on M street. 1800 M is at the corner of 18th and M streets. Or take the Orange or Blue Line to Farragut West. Walk north on 17th street and continue past Farragut Square. Continue north on Connecticut avenue and take a left on M street. 1800 M is at the corner of 18th and M streets.
Pay parking is available in public garages near the 1800 M street building. There are garages on 18th street between L and M streets and on M street between 18th and 19th streets.
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