Seminars in International Economics

Spring 2005 Seminar Schedule

February 4, 2005

Menzie Chinn, UW-Madison
"The Rehabilitation of Interest Rate Parity"

February 18, 2005

Scott Drewianka, UW-Milwaukee
"Cross-Sectional Variation in Individual's Earning Instability"

February 25, 2005

Hamid Mohtadi, UW-Milwaukee
"Trade, Information and Corruption: A Signaling Game"

March 4, 2005

Filip Vesely, UW-Milwaukee
"Foreign Aid and Weakest-Link International Public Goods: An Experimental Study"

April 1, 2005

Markos Mamalakis, UW-Milwaukee
"Economic Foundation of Constitutional Law: A Comparative Study of Latin America"

April 8, 2005

Ian McAvinchey, University of Aberdeen (UK)
"Macroeconomic Volatility and Policy Responses: Sterling and the Eurozone"

April 15, 2005

Lynn Riggs, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
"Evolution of the Financial Services Sector in Local Markets"

April 22, 2005

Kenneth West, UW-Madison
"Taylor Rules and the Deutsch Mark-Dollar Real Exchange Rate"

April 29, 2005

Geoffrey Turnbull, Georgia State University
"Development Irreversibility and Emminent Domain: An Option Value Approach to Greenspace Compensation"