Spring 2017 Seminar Series | LSU Department of Economics

Research

Spring 2017 Seminar Series

 

Seminar Time Location
1/19/2017
Partially Linear Functional-Coefficient Dynamic Panel Data Models: Sieve Estimation and Specification Testing
Speaker: Qiankun Zhou, State University of New York at Binghamton
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1220 BEC
1/20/2017
Rate-Optimal Estimation of the Intercept in a Semiparametric Sample-Selection Model
Speaker: Chuan Goh, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1220 BEC
1/26/2017
Partial identification of power plant productivity
Speaker: Zach Flynn, University of Wisconsin — Madison
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1220 BEC
2/17/2017
Understanding Cultural Persistence and Change
Speaker: Paola Giuliano, UCLA
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1735 BEC
3/10/2017
Air Pollution as a Cause of Violent Crime: Evidence from Los Angeles and Chicago
Speaker: Erich Muehlegger, University of California--Davis
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1735 BEC
3/24/2017
Gains from Trade: Does Sectoral Heterogeneity Matter?
Speaker: Kei-Mu Yi, University of Houston
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1735 BEC
3/31/2017
TBA
Speaker: Paco Martorell, University of California--Davis
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1735 BEC
4/3/2017
The image of limited good, supernatural beliefs, and economic development in the DRC
Speaker: Nathan Nunn, Harvard University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1615 BEC
4/17/2017
Long-Run Pollution Exposure and Adult Mortality: Evidence from the Acid Rain Program
Speaker: Nick Sanders, Cornell University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1720 BEC
4/21/2017
TBA
Speaker: Coady Wing, Indiana University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1735 BEC