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, 01/23/2015 The Phillips Curve, Inflation Expectations, and Short-Term Unemployment Sandeep Mazumder Wake Forest University Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 02/27/2015 Joint Estimation of Revealed and Stated Preference Data from the Alaska Saltwater Sportfishing Economic Survey John Whitehead Appalachian State University Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 03/20/2015 TBA Tanga Mohr Appalachian State University Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 03/27/2015 TBA David Masclet University of Rennes 1 Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 04/17/2015 TBA Craig Depken UNC Charlotte Seminar, PH 3010 2pm

Fall 2014

Date Title Speaker Affiliation Paper Info
Fri, 09/26/2014 "Economics of Promotion and Tenure Committees" Tim Perri Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 10/03/2014 "Impact of Sleep Deprivation on Decision Making and Cognition" Sean Drummond University of California, San Diego Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 10/10/2014 "Who Loses Under Power Plant Cap-and-Trade Programs? Estimating the Impact of the NOx Budget Trading Program on Manufacturing Employment" Mark Curtis Wake Forest University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 10/24/2014 "Policy Aversion and Cultural Worldviews" Todd Cherry Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 2pm
Fri, 11/14/2014 "Some Empirical Results with NHL Data" Pete Groothuis Appalachian State University Seminar, PH 3010 2pm


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