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.

Fall 2017

Date Title Speaker Affiliation Paper Info
Fri, 09/15/2017 TBA Douglas Davis Virginia Commonwealth University Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm

Spring 2017

Date Title Speaker Affiliation Paper Info
Fri, 03/03/2017 “Discrimination as favoritism: The private benefits and social costs of in-group favoritism in an experimental labor market.” David Dickinson Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 03/31/2017 "Assimilation and Development: A case study of the impact of the introduction of Reindeer in Alaska 1900-1940" Ann Carlos University of Colorado Seminar, PH 3010 at 12pm
Fri, 04/07/2017 "Hysteresis in Unemployment? Evidence from Linear and Nonlinear Unit Root Tests and Tests with Non-Normal Errors" Mark Strazicich Appalachian State University Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2 pm
Fri, 04/21/2017 "Back to the Future of Green-Powered Economies" Juan Moreno-Cruz Georgia Tech Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 04/28/2017 "Gender Wage Gaps and Risky vs. Secure Employment: An Experimental Analysis" Ron Oaxaca University of Arizona Download Paper PDF Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm
Fri, 05/05/2017 “School Performance, School Funding, and a Critique of School Reform Studies” John Garen University of Kentucky Seminar, PH 3010 at 2pm


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