Seminar Series

The Department of Economics maintains a seminar series to enhance the development and transmission of knowledge and research. The department series and related forums have hosted key figures in economics, including Noble Laureates, Members of the Council of Economic Advisors, and top academic economists.

Spring 2016

Date Title Speaker Affiliation Paper Info
Fri, 01/29/2016 Sleep Restriction and Time-of-Day Impacts on Simple Social Interactions David Dickinson Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 03/18/2016 Measuring the Price Elasticity of Outdoor Water Use: Evidence from a North Carolina Reclaimed Water Program Jonathan Lee East Carolina University Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 04/01/2016 TBD Paul Hindsley Eckerd College Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 04/15/2016 Appalachian Spring - 11th Annual Conference in World History and Economics James Robinson Harvard University & University of Chicago Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 04/22/2016 TBD Lisa Schulkind UNC-Charlotte Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 04/29/2016 Experimental and Environmental Workshop Blowing Rock, NC April 29-30

Fall 2015

Date Title Speaker Affiliation Paper Info
Fri, 11/06/2015 Economic Freedom and Factor Eliminating Growth: A Cross-Country Analysis John Dawson Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 11/13/2015 Social signals of safety and risk confer utility and have asymmetric effects on observers’ choices Sheryl Ball Virginia Tech Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 12/04/2015 On the Environmental Consequences of Intra-Industry Trade Jayjit Roy Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm


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