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Nicolas L. Ziebarth

Nicolas L. Ziebarth Economics

Assistant Professor

319-335-3810
nicolas-ziebarth@uiowa.edu
W344  John Pappajohn Bus Bldg
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

Academic History

  • PhD in Economics, Northwestern University, 2012
  • MA in Economics, Norhwestern University, 2007
  • BA Honors in Economics, Mathematics, and Philosophy, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2005

    Awards

    • Finalist for Nevins Prize, Economic History Association, 2012
    • Sokoloff Graduate Fellowship, Economic History Association, 2011
    • Robert Eisner Memorial Fellowship, Department of Economics, Northwestern University, October 2011

    Selected Publications

    Working Papers

      Sponsored Research

      • NSF Dissertation Improvement Research Grant, Nicolas L. Ziebarth, Joel Mokyr. Northwestern University

          Current & Prior Positions

          • Faculty Research Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research, June 2013 - Present

          Review and Editorial Work

          • Referee, Journal of Economic History, February 2014
          • Referee, Management Research Review, December 2013
          • Referee, American Economic Review, October 2013
          • Referee, European Economic Review, October 2013
          • Referee, Journal of Economic History, July 2013
          • Referee, Quarterly Journal of Economics, October 2012

            Presentations

            • Department of the Treasury, November 2014
            • Bureau of Economic Analysis, November 2014
            • Firms and Plants in the Great Depression, Social Science History Association Annual Meetings, Social Science History Association, Toronto, November 2014
            • University of Michigan, October 2014
            • Does political uncertainty matter? The case of Huey Long, Economic History Association Annual Meetings, Economic History Association, Columbus, OH, September 2014
            • The Radio and Bank Distress During the Great Depression, Auburn University, Auburn University, Alabama, March 2014
            • The Radio and Bank Distress During the Great Depression, University of Mississippi, University of Mississippi, Department of Economics, Mississippi, March 2014
            • Internal capital markets in the Great Depression, All UC 100 Years of the Federal Reserve, All UC Economic History, San Francisco, March 2014
            • Internal capital markets in the Great Depression, NBER DAE Spring Program Meeting, NBER, Boston, February 2014
            • Oil prices and wage dispersion, Winter Meetings of the Econometric Society, American Economic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, January 2014
            • Internal Capital Markets in the Great Depression, University of Notre Dame, University of Notre Dame, Indiana, November 2013
            • The Radio and Bank Distress During the Great Depression, Wharton Conference on Liquidity, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 2013
            • The Radio and Bank Runs During the Great Depression, SEVENTH WORLD CONGRESS OF CLIOMETRICS, Cliometrics Society, Hawaii, June 2013
            • The Radio and Bank Distress During the Great Depression, Midwest Macro, Midwest Macro, Illinois, May 2013
            • The Radio and Bank Distress During the Great Depression, University of Maryland, University of Maryland, Maryland, March 2013
            • Cementing the Case for Collusion under the NRA, American University, American University, Washington DC, October 2012
            • Essays on the Great Depression from a Micro-Perspective, EHA Nevins Prize , Economic History Association, Vancouver, September 2012
            • Cementing the Case for Collusion under the NRA, NBER DAE Conference on the Microeconomics of the New Deal, NBER, Boston, July 2012
            • Cementing the Case for Collusion under the NRA, Northwestern Economic History, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, April 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, All-UC Conference on Innovation, All-UC, Berkeley, CA, March 2012
            • Cementing the Case for Collusion under the NRA, NBER Pre-Conference on the Microeconomics of the New Deal, NBER, Tucson, March 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, Columbia Business School, Columbia Business School, New York City, February 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, Ohio State, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, February 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, Penn State , Penn State University, State College, PA, February 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, University of Iowa, Tippie Business School, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, February 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, Center for Economic Studies, Census Bureau, Census Bureau, Maryland, January 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, FDIC, FDIC, Washington DC, January 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, Federal Reserve Board, Federal Reserve Board, Washington DC, January 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, Michigan State, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, January 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, UC-Davis, UC-Davis, Davis, CA, January 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago, January 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, University of Washington, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, January 2012
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, Chicago Federal Reserve, Chicago Federal Reserve, Chicago, December 2011
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, Yale Conference on Macroeconomics and Finance, Yale School of Management, New Haven, CT, December 2011
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, Northwestern Economic History, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, October 2011
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, Economic History Association Annual Meetings, Economic History Association , Boston, September 2011
            • Misallocation and Productivity during the Great Depression, NBER Summer Institute DAE, NBER, Boston, July 2011
            • Are China and India Backwards? Evidence from the 19th Century U.S. Census of Manufactures, SED mini-conference on misallocation and productivity, SED, Ghent, Belgium, July 2011