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 2015

Date Title Speaker Affiliation Paper Info
Fri, 02/06/2015 Linking listing and delisting decisions under the Endangered Species Act: A case study of gray wolves in the Northern Rocky Mountains Charles Sims University of Tennessee Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 02/13/2015 No-regrets climate policy - the ancillary benefits and welfare costs of CO2 abatement in the US electricity sector Jared Woollacott RTI International Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010, 2pm
Fri, 02/27/2015 Measuring the Impact of the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill on Consumer Behavior Ash Morgan Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 03/06/2015 Supply Chain Uncertainty in Ocean Transit as a Trade Barrier Georg Schaur University of Tennessee Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 03/20/2015 Understanding Fuel Poverty in the U.S: Evidence Using the 2009 Residential Energy Consumption Survey Tanga Mohr Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 03/27/2015 Joint Estimation of Revealed and Stated Preference Data from the Alaska Saltwater Sportfishing Economic Survey John Whitehead Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 2 pm
Fri, 04/10/2015 Appalachian Spring Conference in World History and Economics Download Paper PDF
Fri, 04/17/2015 The Impacts of Ending Long-Term Unemployment Insurance Payments: Evidence from North Carolina Craig Depken UNC Charlotte Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 04/24/2015 Does the Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC) Improve Infant Health Outcomes? Manan Roy UNC Chapel Hill Download Paper PDF Seminar PH 3010, 2pm
Fri, 05/01/2015 How Well Do Professionals Forecast Exchange Rates? Evidence from Survey Expectations Onur Ince Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm


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