DEPARTMENTAL Seminar: Moshe BUCHINSKY (Visiting Faculty, on leave from UCLA)

Moshe BUCHINSKY is a Professor of Economics at the Department of Economics of the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). He is a consultant for the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. He is also affiliated to a number of research centres: he is an Adjunct Economist at RAND, a Research Affiliate at the Stanford Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality as well as at the California Center for Population Research, and a Research Associate at CREST-INSEE and NBER. Among his editorial activities he is Associate Editor of the new addition of the New Palgrave, Editor of The Journal of Labor Economics, and Associate Editor of Quantitative Economics. Professor Buchinsky was Vice-Chair for Graduate Studies at UCLA's Department of Economics twice (2003-2006 and 2013-2016). In 2014 he was Chair of Excellence at the University Carlos III of Madrid.

Moshe BUCHINSKY's fields of interests include theoretical and applied econometrics, labour economics, public finance, health economics, applied microeconomics. His research develops econometric tools and applies them to labor economics and public finance. Professor Buchinsky wrote seminal papers on quantile regression, using it to analyze changes in the distribution of wages. His other work studies returns to seniority and experience, and the degree of wage mobility.

Moshe BUCHINSKY will present a paper, joint with Fanghua LI and Zhipeng LIAO, at the next Departemental Seminar on the theme:

Estimation and Inference of Semiparametric Models Uing Data from Several Sources (link to paper)

More about Moshe BUCHINSKY and his research

The next Departmental Seminar will host Mark Dean (Columbia) on November 25th.


Date: Mon, 2019/11/18 - 14:45 - 16:15
Location: Department of Economics, 28, rue des Saints Pères - H 405