Seminars in Economics
Unless it is indicated, all seminars will be held in the Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business Administration, Room N116 from 2:00-3:30pm.
Spring 2015 Seminars Schedule
February 6, 2015Omid Ardekani, UW-Milwaukee
"On the Effectiveness of Inflation Targeting: Evidence from Semi/nonparametric Approach"
February 20, 2015
Jeffery Racine, McMaster University
"Direct Nonparametric Conditional Quantile Estimation"
March 13, 2015
Mona Khadem Sameni, UW-Milwaukee
"The Relationship between Nonstandard Work Schedules and Substance Use: New Evidence from the NLSY97"
March 27, 2015
Lorenz Kueng, Northwestern University "Does Household Consumption Respond to News or Dividend Payments? Evidence from Alaska"
April 3, 2015
Enghin Atalay, UW-Madison
"How Important are Sectoral Shocks?"
April 17, 2015
Ke-Li Xu, Texas A & M
"Subvector Inference in Local Regression"
April 24, 2015
Kirill Evdokimov, Princeton University
"Efficient Estimation with Finite Number of Simulations per Observation"
May 1, 2015
Felix Tintelnot, University of Chicago
"Taste Heterogeneity, Trade Costs, and Global Market Outcomes in the Automobile Industry."