Archived 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 2003

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
Fri, 11/07/2003
The Effects of Transfer Payments on State Lottery Revenues
Andy Weinbach
Armstrong State University
Thu, 10/09/2003
Accessibility, Congestion and Choice: Nonmarket Consequences of Infrastructure
Alison Davis
N.C. State University
Fri, 10/03/2003
Agricultural Policy Uncertainty and Anticipatory Firm Level Adjustments
Carl-Johan Lagerkvist
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Fri, 10/03/2003
Vertical Integration and Property Rights
Mark Wilson
Appalachian State University
Fri, 09/26/2003
Pitfalls of the Commonly Used Methods in Experimental Auctions
Matt Rousu
Research Triangle Institute

Spring 2003

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
Fri, 04/18/2003
Spread the Wealth, Teach the Poor? School Quality in Vermont
Angela Dills
Clemson University
Fri, 02/21/2003
Contingent Valuation of Sports Stadiums and Arenas: Temporal Embedding and Order Effects
John Whitehead
University of North Carolina-Wilmington
Fri, 02/14/2003
Spatial Habitat Design by Agglomeration Bonus
Greg Parkhurst
University of Wyoming
Fri, 01/24/2003
The Collapse of a Medical Labor Clearinghouse
C. Nicholas McKinney
Harvard University
Fri, 01/10/2003
Use of Long-term Auctions as Network Investment
Tanga McDaniel
University of Cambridge

Fall 2002

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
Wed, 12/11/2002
Nonlinear Aspects of Capital Market Integration and Real Interest Rate Equalization
Anthony Mancuso
North Carolina State University
Fri, 11/15/2002
Do New Health Conditions Support Mortality-Air Pollution Effects
Mary Evans
University of Colorado-Boulder
Fri, 11/01/2002
Trade, Growth and Technology Equalization
John Seater
North Carolina State University
Fri, 10/25/2002
Perceptual Bias and Imperfect Information
William Dougan
Clemson University
Fri, 10/04/2002
Access Quotas and Random Allocations
David Scrogin
University of Central Florida
Fri, 09/27/2002
Why are there so Many Flight Cancellations?
Nick Rupp
East Carolina University
Fri, 09/06/2002
The Piedmont Triad Business Index
Donald Judd
University of North Carolina Greensboro
Mon, 08/12/2002
Harvesting Prey while Protecting an Endangered Predator in a General Equilibrium Ecosystem Model
David Finnoff
University of Central Florida

Spring 2002

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
Fri, 04/26/2002
Exit Discrimination in the NBA: A Duration Analysis of Career Length Using Flow and Stock Samples
Peter Grothieus
Westminster College
Fri, 04/05/2002
Trade and Income Distribution in Developing Countries: Evidence from Peru
Myriam Quispe-Agnoli
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Fri, 02/08/2002
Exploring Nonmarket Values for the Social Impact of Farm Animal Welfare Legislation
Peter Frykblom
Swedish University of Agricultural Science
Fri, 02/01/2002
Audit Selection and Firm Compliance with a Broad-Based Sales Tax
Mike McKee
University of New Mexico
Mon, 01/21/2002
Match Bias in Wage Gap Estimates Due to Earnings Imputation
Edward Schumacher
East Carolina University

Fall 2001

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
Fri, 11/09/2001
Equilibrium Contingent Compensations in Contests with Delegation
Kyung Baik
Virginia Tech
Fri, 10/26/2001
The Cost of Specialized Human Capital
Tim Perri
Appalachian State University