Fall 2015 Seminar Schedule
Wednesdays at 4:15 PM
Room 422, Public Affairs Center
Norma Padron (The New York Academy of Medicine)
|"The Effects of Teenage Childbearing on Adults Soft Skills Development"|
|Gary Lyn (Univeristy of Massachusetts, Lowell)||
"External Economics and International Trade:A Quantitative Framework"
|October 7||Hunt Allcott (NYU)||
"The Welfare Effects of Nudges: A Case Study of Energy Use Social Comparisons"
|October 21||Sangah Lee (Wesleyan Visiting Professor)||"Knowing Your Students: The Effect of an Advisor-Advisee Network on Academic Publications."|
|October 28||Erick Gong (Middlebury College)
||"Mental Accounting and Mobile Banking: Can labeling an M-PESA account increase savings?"|
|Hilary Hoynes (UC Berkeley)||"Effective Policy for Reducing Inequality? The Earned Income Tax Credit and the Distribution of Income"|
|November 18||Kanda Naknoi (UCONN)||"Exchange Rates, Borrowing Costs and Exports: Firm-Level Evidence"|
|December 2||Nazire Ozkan (Wesleyan Visiting Professor)||"Forecasting of State and Local Government Budgets: Exploiting Mixed Frequency and Cross-Border Data"|
|POSTPONED||Book Club Discussion -||"The New Geography of Jobs" by Enrico Moretti|