Seminars in International Economics

Fall 2001 Seminar Schedule

Friday, September 14, 2001

Yoshio Niho and William Holahan, UW-Milwaukee
"Optimal Policies Toward Crime Control"

Friday, September 21, 2001

Jim Alm, Georgia State University
"The Income Tax and Cohabitation"

Friday, September 28, 2001

John Francis, UW-Oshkosh
"Unemployment in a Core-Periphery Model of Globalization"

Friday, October 5, 2001

Keith Bender, UW-Milwaukee
"The Effects of Socio-Economic Conditions on the Health of the Elderly"

Friday, October 12, 2001

Clive Belfield, Columbia University
"Native American Mascots, Private Donations, and Minority Enrollments in Postsecondary Education"

Friday, October 19, 2001

Ehsan Soofi, School of Business Administration, UW-Milwaukee
"Some Information Indices with Econometrics Applications"

Friday, October 26, 2001

Charles Becker, University of Colorado-Denver
"The Contribution of Arthur Lewis to Economic Knowledge"

Friday, November 2, 2001

Clark Burdick, Social Security Administration
"Social Security: A Macroeconomic Perspective"

Friday, November 30, 2001

Vivian Lei, UW-Milwaukee
"Cooperation in Prisoner's Dilemma: Is There a Framing Effect?"

Friday, December 7, 2001

Jill Holman, UW-Milwaukee
"Alternative Methods of Financing Productive Government Expenditures in an Open Economy"

Friday, December 14, 2001

Lori Geddes, UW-Milwaukee
"Gender and Piece Rates, Commissions and Bonuses"