Seminars in International Economics
Unless it is indicated, all seminars will be held in the Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business Adminstration, Room N110 from 2:00-3:30pm.
Spring 2009 Seminar Schedule
March 6, 2009
Ralf Meisenzahl, Northwestern University
"Organization Matters: Trade Union Behavior during Peace and War"
March 13, 2009
Steffen Habermalz, Northwestern University
"Rational Inattention and Employer Learning"
March 27, 2009
Lukasz Drozd, UW-Madison
"Understanding International Prices: Customers as Capital"
April 3, 2009
Kin Blackburn, University of South Carolina
"The Prevalence and Impact of Misstated Incomes on Mortgage Loan Applications"
April 17, 2009
Andrew Feltenstein, National Science Foundation
"High Growth and Low Consumption in East Asia: How to Improve Welfare While Avoiding Financial Failures"
April 24, 2009
Raaj Sah, University of Chicago
"Parental Choices and Selective Abortion of Females"
May 8, 2009
Rajarshi Mitra and Avik Chakrabarti, UW-Milwaukee
"Skilled-Unskilled Wage Inequality and Offshore Outsourcing with Asymmetric Adjustment Costs"