Video recordings of past PIER Public Seminars.
APRIL 6, 2021: Joshua Angrist - Presentation: Simple and Credible Value-Added Estimation
Using Centralized School Assignment
March 9, 2021: Christopher Candelaria - Presentation: Spending More on the Poor?
A Comprehensive Summary of State-Speciﬁc Responses to School Finance Reforms from 1990–2014
February 23, 2021: Benjamin Castleman - Cash for College Apps: The Effects of Conditional Cash Transfers on Selective College Enrollment
February 9, 2021: Katharine Strunk - The Implementation and Impact of Michigan’s Partnership Turnaround Model: Evidence from the Second Year of a Longitudinal Study
November 17, 2020: Daphna Bassok - Teacher Turnover in Early Childhood Education: New Findings from Research Policy Partnerships in Louisiana and Virginia
November 3, 2020: Constance Lindsay - The Effects of Principal-Teacher Demographic Matching on Teacher Turnover in North Carolina
Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Research Associate, The Urban Institute
October 20, 2020: Peter Blair - A National Study of School Spending and House Prices
Assistant Professor of Education; Principal Investigator, Blair Economics Lab (BE-Lab); Harvard University
October 6, 2020: Angela Duckworth - The Science of Character
Rosa Lee and Egbert Chang Professor, University of Pennsylvania; Founder and CEO, Character Lab
September 22, 2020: Marguerite Roza - From Burying the Data to Financial Transparency: How Leaders Can Optimize the Use of School-by-School Spending Data
Research Professor; Director, Edunomics Lab; Georgetown University