Economics Department


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

Visitors: Driving directions and a campus map are available.

Date Speaker Title
February 23
Jin Li
Northwestern Kellogg School of Management
"The Burden of Past Promises"
joint work with Niko Matouschek
March 2 Nicholas Wilson
Williams College
"Economic Growth and the HIV/AIDS Pandemic: Evidence from the Early 21st Century Copper Boom"
March  23 Matt Nagler
"An Economic Theory of Attitudes"
March 30 Theodore Papageorgiou
Penn State
"Large Firms and Internal Labor Markets"
April 6 John Siegfried
Vanderbilt University
"Better Living Through Economics"
April 13 Achyuta Adhvaryu
Yale University School of Public Health
"Endowments and Early-life Health Investments within the Household: Evidence from Iodine Supplementation in Tanzania"
April 20 Peter Zeitz
Stanford University
Joint with East Asian Studies
"Trade in Equipment and Technological Development:Evidence from the Sino-Soviet Split"
April 25 Gary Loveman
Hogendorn Lecture
"Academic Rigor, Analytics and Business Perspectives-A View from Las Vegas"
April 27 Tanseli Savaser
Williams College
"Asymmetric Information and the Foreign-Exchange Trades of Global Custody Banks"