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, 03/18/2016 Measuring the Price Elasticity of Outdoor Water Use: Evidence from a North Carolina Reclaimed Water Program Jonathan Lee East Carolina University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 04/01/2016 Assessing Hypothetical Bias in Households’ Willingness-to-Pay for Coastal Habitat Paul Hindsley Eckerd College Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 04/08/2016 Electricity Price Risk with Renewable Energy Support Schemes: A Stochastic Merit-Order Effect Matthew E. Oliver Georgia Institute of Technology Download Paper PDF PH 3010, 2 pm
Fri, 04/15/2016 The Perils of Top-down State Building: Evidence from Colombia’s False Positives (11th Annual Conference in World History and Economics) James Robinson University of Chicago Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 1012 at 3pm
Fri, 04/22/2016 Getting a Sporting Chance: Title IX and the Intergenerational Transmission of Health Lisa Schulkind UNC-Charlotte Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 04/29/2016 Experimental and Environmental Economics Workshop Blowing Rock, NC April 29-30