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 14, 2014
Tino Berger, University of Cologne, Germany
"Global Macroeconomic Uncertainty"
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
Aubhik Khan, Ohio State University
“Revisiting the Tale of Two Interest Rates with Endogenous Asset Market Segmentation”
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"