Seminars in International Economics
Fall 2002 Seminar Schedule
Friday, September 13, 2002
K. Bender, H. Mirhda and J. Peoples, UW-Milwaukee
"Hospital Labor Costs: Evidence from Relative Wages of Janitors"
Friday, September 20, 2002
Markos Mamalakis, UW-Milwaukee
"Measuring the Role of Government in Developing and Transition Countries"
Friday, September 27, 2002
Daniel Hamermesh, University of Texas at Austin
"Using Subjective Outcomes in Economics, with an Application to Time Stress"
Friday, October 4, 2002
Avik Chakrabarti, UW-Milwaukee
"Asymmetric Adjustment Costs (AAC) Hypothesis & the Heckshcer-Ohlin-Samuelson Model: Theory & Evidence"
Friday, October 11, 2002
Uwe Jirjahn, University of Hannover-Germany
"Works Councils and Environmental Investment: Theory and Evidence from German Panel Data"
Friday, October 18, 2002
Scott Drewianka, UW-Milwaukee
Friday, October 25, 2002
Hamid Mohtadi (UW-Milwaukee) and Jean Kinsey (University of Minnesota)
"Information Exchange and Strategic Behavior in Supply Chains"
Friday, November 8, 2002
Justin Tobias, University of California-Irvine
"Estimation, Learning and Parameters of Interest in a Selection Model with Multiple Endogenous Outcomes"
Friday, November 22, 2002
Woojin Lee, Northern Illinois University
"Racialism and Redistribution in the United States: 1972-1992"