Seminars in Economics
Unless it is indicated, all seminars will be held in the Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business Administration, Room N110 from 2:00-3:30pm.
Spring 2014 Seminars Schedule
February 14, 2014
Mehdi Shoja, UW-Milwaukee
"Measures of Uncertainty and Disagreement of Economic Forecasters"
February 21, 2014
Nolan Kopkin, UW-Milwaukee
"Evidence of Discrimination Against Blacks in the Market for Home Loans Exploiting Spatial Differences in Prejudicial Attitudes"
February 28, 2014
David Walsch, UW-Whitewater
""The Relationship between Student Transfers and District Academic Performance: Accounting for Feedback Effects"
March 7, 2014
Chritoph Rothe, Columbia University
"Semiparametric Estimation and Inference Using Doubly Robust Moment Conditions"
March 28, 2014
Jesse Gregory, University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Structural Estimation of an Equilibrium Model with Spillovers: Program Evaluation of Post-Katrina Rebuilding Grants"
April 4, 2014
Kelsey Jack, Tufts University
“Seasonal credit constraints and agricultural labor supply: Evidence from Zambia"
April 11, 2014
Jed DeVaro, Californiia State University-East Bay
"The Signaling Role of Promotions: New Evidence from European Firms"
April 18, 2014
Saleh S. Tabrizy, UW-Milwaukee
“Industrial Research and Development and Real Exchange Rate Depreciation in a Small Open Economy."
April 25, 2014
Avik Chakrabarti, UW-Milwaukee
“Cross-Border Mergers and Vertical Integration"
May 2, 2014
Konar Mutafoglu, University of Queensland-Australia
“The Role of Behavioural Economics in Building up Climate Resilience"