Economics Department

SPRING 2015 Seminar Schedule

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

Visitors: Driving directions and a campus map are available.

Date Speaker Title

February 25            

Kristy Buzard (Syarcuse University)                           

“Endogenous Politics and the Design of Trade Institutions”

March 25

Jon Bakija (Williams College)
Hogendorn Lecture Speaker
"Jobs and Income Growth of Top Earners and the Causes of Changing Income Inequality: Evidence from U.S. Tax Return Data"
April 1 Kara Reynolds (American University) "Trade Agreements and Enforcement: Evidence from WTO Dispute Settlement"
Tuesday
April 14
Branko Milanovic (Presidental Professors at the Graduate
Center City University of
New York and senior fellow at
Luxembourg Income Study)
"The Kuznets waves: explaing evolution of within-country inequality over the very long-term"

April 22

Isaiah Andrews (Harvard Society of Fellows) “Weak Identification: Causes, Consequences, and Solutions”