Economics Department

FALL 2009 SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Wednesdays at 4:15 PM
Room 125, Public Affairs Center

Visitors: Driving directions and a campus map are available.

Date Speaker Title
September 16 Jesscia Cohen 
Harvard School of Public Health
"Is it always Good to Share?: Free Distribution vs. Cost-Sharing for Malaria Prevention in Keyna"
September 30 Robert Johnson 
Dartmouth College
"Accounting for Intermediaries: Production Sharing and Trade in Value Added"
October 8  Gilbert Metcalf 
Tufts University
"Greenhouse Gas Tax Analysis Conference Version"
October 21 Sarah Pearlman 
Vassar College
"Social Networks and Low Bank Use in Immigrant Communities"
November 4 Mark Stater 
Trinity College, Hartford, CT
"On (And Off) The Hot Seat: A Duration Analysis of Career Entry and Exit Decisions for Department Chairs in Economics"
November 11 William E. Carlson 
Emmanuel College
"The Spatial Variation of Wages in U.S. Cities and States"
November 18 Lara Shore-Sheppard 
Williams College
"Stability of Children's Insurance Coverage and Implications for Access to Care: Evidence from the Survey of Income and Program Participation"
December 2 Nathaniel Baum-Snow 
Brown University
"School Desegregation, School Choice and Changes in Residential Location Patterns by Race"
December 9 Eduardo Engel
Yale University
"The Basic Public Finance of  Public-Private Partnerships"