Research Roundtables

Research Roundtables

Attendance at all Research Roundtables is by invitation only. If you are interested in receiving an invitation, please send your request to: searlecenter@law.northwestern.edu.


Research Roundtable on Energy Regulation, Technology, and Transaction Costs: Cross-Cutting Perspectives

Thursday, November 3-Friday, November 4, 2016

Agenda (pdf)

Papers

The Evolution and Organization of Environmental Agencies: From Game Laws to Hierarchical Bureaucracy (joint with Dominic Parker)
Dean Lueck, Department of Economics, Indiana University and Ostrom Workshop

Energy Efficiency and Emissions Intensity Standards
Daniel Kaffine, Department of Economics, University of Colorado

The Value of Local Regulation over Resource Extraction: Evidence from the Fracking Boom
Dominic Parker, Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Air Pollution Costs of Moving Crude Oil to Refineries: Evidence from 2009-2014
Akshaya Jha, Carnegie Mellon University, H. John Heinz III College

Governing the Distribution Commons: Technology Platforms and Retail Electricity Market Design for Transactive Energy (joint with Toby Considine & James Workman)
Lynne Kiesling, Department of Economics, Northwestern University

 

Participant List

  • Daniel H. Cole, Indiana University Maurer School of Law
  • David Dana, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
  • Natalia Fabra, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
  • Timothy Fitzgerald, Rawls College of Business, Texas Tech University
  • Akshaya Jha, Carnegie Mellon University, H. John Heinz III College
  • Daniel Kaffine, Department of Economics, University of Colorado
  • Alexey Kalinin, Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Lynne Kiesling, Department of Economics, Northwestern University
  • Dean Lueck, Department of Economics, Indiana University and Ostrom Workshop
  • Erica Myers, Agricultural & Consumer Economics, University of Illinois
  • Nick Parker, Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Michael Price, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University
  • J. David Rankin, Great Lakes Protection Fund
  • Lola Segura, Department of Economics, Northwestern University
  • Matthew L. Spitzer, Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Attendance at all Research Roundtables is by invitation only. If you are interested in receiving an invitation, please send your request to: searlecenter@law.northwestern.edu.


Third Annual Leadership Roundtable on Talent Analytics and Workforce Science

Thursday, November 17-Friday, November 18, 2016

Agenda (pdf)

 

Presentations

Session One

Privacy Concerns in Talent Analytics: What Do Employees Think? (PDF)
Matthew Kugler, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
Deborah Weiss, Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth, Workforce Science Project

Creating Internal Transparency to Forecast Workforce Needs (PDF)
Robert D. Motion, Director, Workforce Planning and Strategy, Intelligence, Information and Services, Raytheon Company

Driving Sales Success: Measuring and Quantifying the Talent Predictors (PDF)
Wendy L. Hirsch, Executive Director, Workforce Analytics, Johnson Controls, Inc.

Sesssion Two

Analyzing the Value of Family Business Initiatives (PDF)
Chris Mason, Head of Talent Management/L&D, Compensation, & Workforce Analytics, Patagonia

The Role of Employment Contracts in Performance and Attrition (PDF)
Deborah Weiss, Director, Workforce Science Project, Northwestern University

Session Four

Analytics to Drive Compensation and Performance Management Strategy (PDF)
Brian Levine, Partner and Innovation Leader, Workforce Strategy and Analytics, Mercer

Workplace Design: The Good, the Bad, and the Productive (PDF)
Dylan Minor, Assistant Professor, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

Personality and Lost Work Time: Connections and Interventions (PDF)
Dan Mroczek, Professor of Psychology & Professor of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University


Fifth Annual Research Roundtable on Technology Standards

Thursday, May 4-Friday, May 5, 2016

Additional details forthcoming.


First Annual Research Roundtable on Global Climate Change Governance: Geoengineering

Thursday, May 18-Friday, May 19, 2016

Co-sponsored by the Buffett Institute for Global Studies at Northwestern.



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