Fall 2014 Seminar Series | LSU Department of Economics

Research

Fall 2014 Seminar Series

Seminar Time Location
9/5/2014
The Role of Historical Resource Constraints in Modern Gender Inequality: A Cross-Country Analysis
Speaker: Chandan Jha, Louisiana State University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
9/9/2014
What Schools Do Families Want? Revealed Preferences Before and After Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans
Speaker: Doug Harris, Tulane University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 2520 BEC
9/12/2014
Commodity Prices and Growth
Speaker: Pietro Peretto, Duke University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
9/17/2014
The Role of Historical Resource Constraints in Modern Gender Inequality: A Cross-Country Analysis
Speaker: Chandan Jha, Louisiana State University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
9/19/2014
150 Years of Worldwide Regional Income Differences
Speaker: Dachao Ruan, Louisiana State University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
9/26/2014
Financial Frictions, Asset Prices, and the Great Recession
Speaker: Jose-Victor Rios-Rull, University of Minnesota
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
10/10/2014
Women and Corruption: What Positions Must They Hold to Make a Difference
Speaker: Chandan Jha, Louisiana State University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
10/17/2014
Cash for Corollas: When Stimulus Reduces Spending
Speaker: Mark Hoekstra, Texas A&M
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
10/31/2014
Hurricanes, Risk Communication, and Avoidance Behavior
Speaker: Jay Shimshack, University of Virginia
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
11/7/2014
Moderation of the International Epidemiological Transition from Innate Genetic Disease-Resistance: Evidence from U.S. States
Speaker: Justin Cook, University of California, Merced
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
11/14/2014
Austerity and Exports
Speaker: Jenny Minier, University of Kentucky
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC