Economics Department

SPRING 2011 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 23
CANCELLED 
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
CCNY
"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"