Seminars in International Economics
Spring 2001 Seminar Schedule
January 26, 2001
Sunwoong Kim (UW-Miwaukee) and Ju-Ho Lee (KDI School of Public Policy and Management - Korea)
"Demand for Education and Development State: Private Tutoring in South Korea"
January 29, 2001
Robert Mohr, University of Texas at Austin
"Environment Performance Standards and the Adoption of Technology"
January 29, 2001
Jill Holman, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
"International Transmission of Anticipated Inflation Under Alternative Exchange-Rate Regimes"
January 31, 2001
Yukako Ono, Brown University
"Putsourcing Business Service and the Scope of Local Markets"
February 2, 2001
Antu Murshid, Rutgers University
"Echoes From the Past: Are Global Financial Crisis Reasserting Themselves? An Analysis Based on Extreme Value Theory"
February 5, 2001
David Jaeger, Hunter College and CUNY
"Local Labor Markets, Admission Categories, and Immigrant Location Choice"
February 12, 2001
Christopher Adams, UW-Madison
"The Use of Profit Sharing When Workers Make Decisions: Evidence from a Survey of Manufacturing Workers"
February 14, 2001
Todd Elder, Northwestern University
"Reemployment Patterns of Displaced Older Workers"
March 2, 2001
Avik Chakrabarti, UW-Milwaukee
"Do Nations that Trade More Have a More Unequal Distribution of Income?"
March 9, 2001
Russ Kashian (Marquette University) and Mark Skidmore (UW-Whitewater)
"Preserving Agricultural Land via Property Assessment Policy and the Willingness to Pay for Land Preservation"
March 30, 2001
Carl Campbell, Northern Illinois University
"A Model of the Determinants of Effort"
April 6, 2001
Charles Noussair, Purdue University
"Monetary and Non-Monetary Punishment in the Voluntary Contributions Mechanism"
April 13, 2001
Lilian Ng, School of Business Administration, UW-Milwaukee
"Do Domestic and Foreign Fund Managers Have Similar Preference for Stock Characteristics? A Cross -Country Analysis"
April 27, 2001
Keith Bender, UW-Milwaukee
"Socio-economic Factors and Health Status of the Elderly"
May 4, 2001
Jam Alm, Georgia State University
"Taxpayer Responses to the Tax Reform Act of 1986"