Spring 2014 Seminar Series | LSU Department of Economics

Research

Spring 2014 Seminar Series

Seminar Time Location
1/17/2014
Political Parties and Labor Market Outcomes. Evidence from U.S. States
Speaker: Louis-Philippe Beland, Louisiana State University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
1/20/2014
Pre-Market Skills, Occupational Choice, and Career Progression
Speaker: Jamin Speer, Yale University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1425 BEC
1/22/2014
Early Childhood Conditions and Mortality: Evidence from Japanese American Internment
Speaker: Martin Saavedra, University of Pittsburgh
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1225 BEC
1/24/2014
How do Hospitals Respond to Financial Pain? Evidence from Hospital Markets in Texas
Speaker: Lori Timmins, University of British Columbia
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
2/21/2014
A Global Economy-Climate Model with High Regional Resolution
Speaker: Tony Smith, Yale University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
2/28/2014
International Trade and Unionization: Theory and Evidence
Speaker: Devashish Mitra, Syracuse University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
3/12/2014
TBA
Speaker: Tom Dee, Stanford University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. TBA TBA
3/21/2014
The Inflation Target at the Zero Lower Bound
Speaker: Betty Daniel, SUNY Albany
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
4/4/2014
On the Role of Subsidies in Microfinance: A Theoretical Enquiry
Speaker: Suman Ghosh, Florida Atlantic University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
4/11/2014
Has Climate Change Promoted Urbanization in Sub-Saharan Africa?
Speaker: Adam Storeygard, Tufts University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC