Spring 2017 Seminar Series | LSU Department of Economics

Research

Spring 2018 Seminar Series

 

Seminar Time Location
1/12/2018
The Power of Example: Corruption Spurs Corruption
Speaker:  Nicolás Ajzenman, Sciences Po
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1425 BEC
1/16/2018
The impact of election fraud on government performance
Speaker:  Abigail Peralta, Texas A&M
Department of Economics
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 1220 BEC
1/17/2018
From a Fixed National Pay Scale to Individual Wage Bargaining: The Labor Market Effects of Wage Decentralization
Speaker:  Alexander Willen, Cornell University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1225 BEC
1/19/2018
Juvenile Crime and Anticipated Punishment
Speaker:  Ashna Arora, Columbia University
Department of Economics
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 1920 BEC
1/22/2018
Whose help is on the way? The importance of individual police officers in law enforcement outcomes
Speaker:  Emily Weisburst, University of Texas-Austin
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1225 BEC
1/24/2018
Ex Ante Moral Hazard in Health Insurance: Lessons from the ACA and Risky Sex
Speaker:  Barton Willage, Cornell University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1225 BEC
2/23/2018
How Many Jobs Does an Entrepreneur Create? Evidence from the Universe of U.S. Startups
Speaker:  Robert Fairlie, University of California--Santa Cruz
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1425 BEC
3/2/2018
Non-Renewable Resources, Extraction Technology, and Endogenous Growth
Speaker:  Martin Stuermer, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1425 BEC
3/16/2018
Acyclical Productivity and its implications for business cycles: Evidence from a century of labor productivity
Speaker:  Gabriel Mathy, American University
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1425 BEC
3/23/2018
TBA
Speaker:  Randall Walsh, University of Pittsburgh
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1425 BEC
4/20/2018
Hispanics in the U.S. Labor Market: A Tale of Three Generations
Speaker:  Pia Orrenius
Department of Economics
10: 30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. TBA TBA
4/27/2018
TBA
Speaker: Jose Mustre-del-Rio, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Department of Economics
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1425 BEC