Spring 2015 Seminar Series | LSU Department of Economics

Research

Spring 2015 Seminar Series

Seminar Time Location
1/20/2015
Benefits and Ancillary Costs of Constructed Dunes: Evidence from the New Jersey Coast
Speaker: Steven Dundas, North Carolina State University
Department of Economics
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 1225 BEC
1/23/2015
Estimating Water Demand Elasticity at the Intensive and Extensive Margin: The Role of Landscape Dynamics
Speaker: Daniel Brent, Monash University
Department of Economics
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1220 BEC
2/3/2015
Switching and Sharing: Gasoline Prices and Household Fleet Utiliz
Speaker: William Leung, University of California--San Diego
Department of Economics
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 1225 BEC
2/3/2015
Government Spending Multipliers in Good Times and in Bad: Evidence from U.S. Historical Data
Speaker: Sarah Zubairy, Texas A&M
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 3003 BEC
2/20/2015
Why Work More? The impact of Taxes, and Culture of Leisure on Hours Worked
Speaker: Naci Mocan and Luiza Pogorelova, LSU Department of Economics
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
3/6/2015
Do Entrepreneurs Matter?
Speaker: Sascha Becker, University of Warwick
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
3/13/2015
Fairness and Frictions: The impact of unequal raises on quit behavior
Speaker: Laura Giuliano, University of Miami
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
4/14/2015
Misleading Innovation Practices
Speaker: David Reeb, National University of Singapore
Department of Economics
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 1305 BEC
4/16/2015
Effect of Misallocation on Productivity: A Study of Indian Industries
Speaker: Sujana Kabiraj, Louisiana State University
Department of Economics
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. 1305 BEC
4/17/2015
Teacher Applicant Hiring and Teacher Performance: Evidence from DC Public Schools
Speaker: Brian Jacob, University of Michigan
Department of Economics
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 1745 BEC
4/20/2015
Governor's Party Affiliation and Public Spending on Education and Health
Speaker: Sara Oloomi, Louisiana State University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 1321 BEC
4/22/2015
A Real-Time Chinese CPI
Speaker: Yuanbo Zhang, Louisiana State University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 1325 BEC
4/24/2015
TBA
Speaker: Yixiao Sun, University of California-San Diego
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC
4/28/2015
Education, Hopes and Happiness of Young Adults: Evidence From Compulsory Schooling Reform
Speaker: Omer Dursun, Louisiana State University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 1835 BEC
5/1/2015
Predicting Regulatory Change: Jurisdiction Tradeoffs Between Social and Fiscal Conservatism
Speaker: Christine Cheng, LSU
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1745 BEC