Fall 2013 Seminar Schedule
Wednesdays at 4:15 PM
Room 125, Public Affairs Center
Resul Cesur (University of Connecticut)
|“When War Comes Home:The Effects of Combat Service on Domestic Violence”|
|September 25 - CANCELLED||
Tom Willett (Claremont Grad School)
| "The Political Economy of the Euro Crisis"
||Willa Friedman (Center for Global Development/University of Houston)|| "Corruption and the Impact of Imported Antiretroviral Drugs in Averting HIV Deaths"
||Carl Lin (Beijing Normal University/Institute for Study of Labor)||"Minimum Wages and Employment in China"|
Monday October 14 (Joint with History & Sociolgy)
|Rachel Shurman (University of Minnesota)||"Science for the Poor: Firms, Foundations, and the New Green Revolution for Africa.|
|Tuesday October 15||Jan Svejnar (Columbia University)||"Does Wealth Inequality Matter for Growth? The Effect of Billionare Wealth, Income Distribution & Poverty|
||Sarah LaLumia (Williams College)||"The Added Worker Effect Revisited: Differential Responses of Husbands and Wives"|
|Monday November 4th||Sanchari Roy (Warwick)||"Sex Workers, Stigma and Self-Belief: Evidence from a Psychological Training Program in India"|
|November 20||Giandomenico Sarolli (Drew Univeristy)||"Tuning the Volume:Financial Transactions Taxes with Imcomplete Markets and Counter-cyclical Trading"|
||Judit Temesvary (Hamilton College)||
"Explaing the differences Between Local Currency vs. FX-denominated Loans and Deposits in the Cental-Eastern European Economies"