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Seminars

Fall 2018

Chris Foote, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
September 26, 2018 at Noon
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"Recent Empirical Evidence on the Source of the 2000s Housing Cycle

David Arsenault at Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
October 3, 2018 at Noon
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
Fields: Macroeconomics and Finance at paper title TBA

Mahdi Majbouri, Babson College
October 10, 2018 at Noon
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"Elimination Supply: A Natural Experiment in Higher Education"

Dave McEvoy, Appalachian State University
November 9, 2018 at Noon
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
Fields: Environmental and Experimental Economics at paper title TBA

Suman Gautam, Daymark Energy Advisors
November 14, 2018 at Noon
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
Field: Energy Economics at paper title TBA

Catalina Herrera, Northeastern University
November 28, 2018 at Noon
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"Reducing the Cost of Remoteness: Community Health Workers at Fertility Choices at and Child Health Investments."

Rahul Mukherjee, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies at Geneva
December 5, 2018 at Noon
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"Financial Constraints at Institutions at and Foreign Ownership,"

Previous Seminars

Fall 2017

Anne Fitzpatrick, UMass Boston

October 2017

Alan Finkelstein Shapiro, Tufts University

November 2017 

Matt Rutledge, Boston College

November 2017 

Olga Shurchkov, Wellesley College

December 2017

Fall 2016

Maurizio Trippolini, Liberty Mutual Institute for Safety
September 21 at 2016 at 12:30 p.m.
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"Research at the Center for Disability Research at Liberty Mutual Institute for Safety."

Simon Martin Abel

October 12, 2016

"The Value of Reference Letters - Experimental Evidence from South Africa."

Melissa McInerney

October 19, 2016

"Does Increased Access to Health Insurance Impact Claims for Worker's Compensation? Evidence from Massachusetts Health Care Reform."

Eric Hoyt

October 24, 2016

"The Impact of Wrongful Discharge Laws on Union Density:1983-1999"

William Lazonick

November 9, 2016

"Innovative Enterprise or Sweatshop Economics? In Search of Foundations of of Economic Analysis."

Chan-Wung Kim, UML Finance Department

November 14, 2016

Spring 2016

Druscilla Brown, Tufts University
February 2016

Simon Halliday, Smith College
February 2016

Rohini Somanathan, Delhi School of Economics & the Center for Ethics at Harvard University
February 2016

Ericka Sabbath, Boston College
February 2016

Jessica Simon, Babson College
March 2016

John Seater, Boston College
March 2016

Hillary Sackett, Westfield State University
April 2016

Dhaval Dave,Bentley University
April 14 at 2016 at 12:30 p.m.
Falmouth 302M on North Campus
"Incarceration vs. Treatment-based Approaches to Juvenile Crime: Effects on Youth Outcomes"


Matthew S. Johnson, Boston University
April 20 at 2016 at 12:30 p.m.
Falmouth 302M on North Campus
"Regulation by Shaming: The Effects of Publicizing Violations of Workplace Safety and Health Laws"

FALL 2015

David Kuenzel, Wesleyan University
November 4 at 2015 at 12:30 p.m.
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"WTO Dispute Determinants"

Leonard Wolk, Colby College
November 18 at 2015 at 12:30 p.m.
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"Forecasting With Colonel Blotto"

SPRING 2015

Will Olney, Williams College
February 11 at 2015 at 12:30 p.m.
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"Impact of English Proficiency on Labor Market Performance."

Gary Lyn, UMass Lowell
February 19 at 2015 at 12:30 p.m.
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"External Economies and International Trade: A Quantitative Framework"

Alicia Sasser-Modestino, Northeastern University
March 11 at 2015 at 12:30 p.m.
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"Upskilling: Do Employers Demand Greater Skill When Workers Are Plentiful?"(pdf)

David Simon, University of Connecticut
April 2 at 2015 at 12:30 p.m.
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"Does Early Life Exposure to Cigarette Smoke Permanently Harm Childhood Welfare?Evidence From Cigarette Tax Hikes"(pdf)

Laura Gee, Tufts University
April 9 at 2015 at 12:30 p.m.
Falmouth 302M at North Campus
"Centralized vs. Decentralized Detection and Sanctions in the Provision of Public Goods"

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