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Centre for Urban Economics and Real Estate

ULE Summer Symposium

June 23-24, 2017 l Room 968, BIG 4 Conference Centre
UBC Sauder School of Business

 
 FRIDAY, JUNE 23
 09:00 – 09:30 a.m. Breakfast and Welcome

 09:30 – 10:30 a.m. Brahim Boualam, UQAM, “Cities in motion: Gentrification and local businesses", joint with Kristian Behrens and Julien Martin and Florian Mayneris.

 10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Break

 10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Lu Han, U. of Toronto, “Do Financial Constraints Cool a Housing Boom?" joint with Chandler Lutz, Ben Sand & Derek Stacey.

 11:45 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch – BIG 4 Conference Centre

 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Robert McMillan, U. of Toronto, “Measuring the Effects of Severe Air Pollution: Evidence from the UK Clean Air Act," joint with Joshua Murphy.

 2:00 – 03:00 p.m. David Williams, Bank of Canada, “Credit conditions and consumption, house prices and debt: What makes Canada different?” joint with John Muellbauer and Pierre St-Amant.

 3:00 – 3:15 p.m.  Break

 3:15 – 4:15 p.m.  Jack Favilukis, UBC Sauder, “Out-of-town Home Buyers and City Welfare” joint with Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh.

 06:00 p.m.  DinnerKirin Chinese Restaurant (Click here for address)


 SATURDAY, JUNE 24
 09:00 – 09:30 a.m.          
Breakfast 
 09:30 – 10:30 a.m. Yongheng Deng, NUS, “Estimating the Unofficial Income of Officials:  The Case of China” joint with Shang-Jin Wei and Jing Wu.

 10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Break

 10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
Jason Allen, Bank of Canada, “Macroprudential Housing Policies and Borrowing Constraints” joint with Robert Clark and Jean-Francois Houde.

 11:45 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch – BIG 4 Conference Centre

 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Jorge De la Rocca, USC, “Does Segregation Matter for Latinos?” joint with Ingrid Gould Ellen and Justin Steil.

 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Jonathan Dingel, U. of Chicago, “How Segregated is Urban Consumption?” joint with Donald Davis, Joan Monras and Eduardo Morales.

 3:00 – 3:15 p.m. Break

 3:15 – 4:15 p.m. Sanghoon Lee, UBC Sauder (Presentation 10) – paper title:  TBA, joint with John Ries.

 06:00 p.m. Dinner (*Spouses/Guests are welcome)

Hapa Izakaya – Coal Harbour (909 West Cordova, Vancouver, BC, V6C 0A7,

Tel: 604-420-4272