Economics Seminar Series

Fall 2022 Scheduled Seminars

Past Economics Department Seminar Series

Spring 2022 Series

  • April 8th, 2022 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm Joni Hersch (Vanderbilt University)
    "Law Meets Market: Are Women Worth Less?"

  • April 15th, 2022 @ 2:30pm  Jesse Bruhn (Brown University)
    "Fog of War? The Role of Combat, Selection, and Policy in Veterans Long Run Outcomes."

Fall 2021 Series

  • September 17th, 2021 @ 2:30pm - 3:45pm Robert Frank (Cornell University)
    "The Case for Adding Darwin to Behavioral Economics"
  • November 5th, 2021 @ 2:30pm -3:45pm Ren Zhang (Texas State University)
    "Shock-Dependent Exchange Rate Pass-Through: Evidence Based on a Narrative Sign Approach for Japan"
  • November 19th, 2021 @ 2:30pm-3:45pm Dilip Mookherjee (Boston University)
    "Decentralized Targeting of Agricultural Credit Programs: Private versus Political Intermediaries"

Spring 2021 Series

  • January 22, 2021 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Keith Bender (University of Aberdeen)
    "Employment Contracts and Stress:  Experimental Evidence"

  • February 5, 2021 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Joseph Kopecky (Trinity College Dublin)
    "The Murder-Suicide of the Rentier: Population Aging and the Risk Premium"

  • February 26, 2021 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm M. Saif Mehkari (University of Richmond)
    "Regional Consumption Responses and the Aggregate Fiscal Multiplier"

  • March 19, 2021 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Erin Wolcott (Middlebury College)
    "How Does the Dramatic Rise of CPS Non-Response Impact Labor Market Indicators?"

  • April 16, 2021 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Amir Goren (University of California, Irvine)
    "The Taylor Principle and Inflation Targeting without a Phillips Curve"

  • April 30, 2021 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm MD Hasan (Colgate University)
    "A General Equilibrium Model of Natural Resources and Civil Conflicts: Policy Implications"

Fall 2020 Series

  •  November 13, 2020 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Zach Raff (University of Wisconsin - Stout)
    "Decentralized Environmental Policy and Heterogeneous Pollution Abatement"

  •  December 4, 2020 @ 2:00pm-3:30pm Dhaval Dave (Bentley University)
    "Lead in Drinking Water and Birth Outcomes: A Tale of Two Water Treatment Plants"

Fall 2019 Series

  • September 26th, 2019 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm Weixiang Pan (Georgia State University)
    "Firm-Specific Pay Premia and Returns to Higher Education: Evidence from Community Colleges"
  • September 20th, 2019 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Ben Griffy (University at Albany, SUNY)
    "Precautionary Search and Human Capital over the Business Cycle"
  • October 4th, 2019 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Kristina Sargent (Middlebury College)
    "When Do Workers Prefer Open Borders?"
  • October 18th, 2019 @1:30pm - 2:30pm Narayana Kocherlakota (Rochester University)
    United States’ Economic Outlook* @ Bertrand H. Snell Hall Room 213
  • October 25th, 2019 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Nicole Simpson (Colgate University)
    "Young Unskilled Women and the Earned Income Tax Credit: Insurance Without Disincentives?"
  • November 15th, 2019 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Nancy Chau (Cornell University)
    "Networked Leaders in the Shadow of the Market – A Chinese Experiment in Allocating Land Conversion Rights"
  • December 6th, 2019 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Sahar Milani (St. Lawrence Universty) 
    "R&D, Patents, and Financing Constraints of the Top Global Innovative Firms"

*sponsored by Clarkson University

Spring 2019 Series

  • March 8th, 2019 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Hyungjo Hur (Eastern Illinois University)
    Challenges and Issues in the Human Resource Management and Workforce Development
  • April 12th, 2019 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm David Popp (Syracuse University)
    Technological Spillover Effects of State Renewable Energy Policy: Evidence from Patent Counts
  • April 26th, 2019 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm Rebecca Neumann (University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee)
    An International Trade Credit Channel: Implications for Industry Investment
  • 2019 Professional Development Workshop
    Valentine Hall 124 -- May 14th - May 15th, 2019 @ 9:15am - 10:45am; 11:00am - 12:30pm; 1:30pm - 3:00pm; 3:15pm - 4:45pm 
    Scott Cunningham (Baylor University)
    "Quantitative Empirical Causal Inference Workshop"

Fall 2018 Series

  • September 21st, 2018 @ 2:00pm - 3:00pm Chad Sparber (Colgate University)
    Substitution between Groups of Highly-Educated, Foreign-Born, H-1B Workers
  • September 28th, 2018 @ 3:30pm - 4:30pm Xuan Jiang (Ohio State University)
    Planting the Seeds for Success: Why Women in STEM Don’t Stick in The Field
  • October 24th, 2018 @ 2:45pm - 4:00 pm Rong Li (Renmin University)
    The 2008 U.S. Auto Market Collapse
  • November 9th, 2018 @ 3:30pm - 5:00pm Mihai Paraschiv (State University of New York at Oswego)
    The Short and Long-Run Effects of International Environmental Agreements on Trade"