Current 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 Nobel Laureates, Members of the Council of Economic Advisors, and top academic economists.

Spring 2020

Date Title Speaker Affiliation Paper Info
Fri, 02/07/2020
Contests, Qverbidding, and Contest Avoidance: A Cross-cultural Examination
Patrick McGuire
Appalachian State University
Seminar, 3010 PH 2pm
Fri, 02/14/2020
The Attraction of Magnet Schools: Evidence from Embedded Lotteries in School Assignment
Thayer Morrill and Melinda Morrill
North Carolina State University
Seminar, 3010 PH 11am
Fri, 02/21/2020
Presidents, Economic Performance, and Monetary Policy Rules
Onur Ince
Appalachian State University
Seminar 3010 PH at 2:00pm
Fri, 03/20/2020
Event Cancelled - Behaviors and School Achievement: Experimental Evidence
Etienne Dagorn
University of Rennes,
Seminar, 3010 PH 2pm
Fri, 04/03/2020
Event Cancelled - Economics Seminar
Philip Brookins
University of South Carolina
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm
Fri, 04/17/2020
Event Cancelled - Economics Seminar
Per Fredriksson
University of Louisville
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm