Seminars in International Economics
Fall 2006 Seminar Schedule
Friday, September 22, 2006
Amanda Felkey, Cornell University
"Will You Covenant Me? An Empirical Look at a New Type of Marriage"
Friday, September 29, 2006
Jirjahn Ure, University of Hanover
"Spillovers Stimulate Incremental or Drastic Innovations? Hypotheses and Evidence from German Establishment Data"
Friday, October 6, 2006
Ali Hortascu, University of Chicago
"Cementing Relationships: Vertical Integration, Foreclosure, Productivity, and Prices"
Friday, October 13, 2006
Scott Adams, UW-Milwaukee
"Using an Exogenous Change in Drunk Driving Behavior to Test Deterrence Options"
Friday, October 20, 2006
Rob Simmons, Lancaster University
"Does it Always Pay to Specialize? The Story from the Gridiron"
Friday, October 27, 2006
Francisco Buera, Northwestern University
"The Rise of the Service Economy"
Friday, November 10, 2006
Johanna Hertel, UW-Madison
"Efficient Risk Sharing with Adverse Selection and Enforcement Constraints"
Friday, December 1, 2006
Salvatore Capasso, University of Naples (Italy)
"Financial Aid, Inefficient Government Spending and Economic Growth"