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

Spring 2019

Date Title Speaker Affiliation Paper Info
Fri, 02/08/2019
We Only Kill Each Other
Timothy Perri
Appalachian State University
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm
Fri, 02/15/2019
The Skill Development of Children of Immigrants
Marie C. Hull
University of North Carolina Greensboro
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm
Fri, 02/22/2019
Diagnosing insensitivity to scope: The case of oil spills in a pristine arctic coastal area
Ana Filipa Faria Lopes
University of Stavanger (Norway)
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm
Fri, 03/15/2019
Community Monitoring and Crime: Evidence from Chicago’s Safe Passage Program
Sarah Komisarow
Duke University
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm
Fri, 03/22/2019
Using contingent valuation responses to address travel cost endogeneity
Adan L. Martinez-Cruz
Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE); Centre for Energy Policy and Economics (CEPE), ETH
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm
Fri, 03/29/2019
On Language and Meaning: A Randomized Experiment
Dan Houser
George Mason University
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm
Fri, 04/05/2019
TBA
Brad Humphreys
West Virginia University
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm
Fri, 04/12/2019
TBA
Eric Schmidbauer
University of Central Florida
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm
Fri, 04/26/2019
TBA
John Garen
University of Kentucky
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm

Fall 2019

Date Title Speaker Affiliation Paper Info
Fri, 09/20/2019
On Language and Meaning: A Randomized Experiment
David Cooper
Florida State University
Seminar, 3010 PH at 2pm