Applied Economics Seminars Fall 2009

Fridays, 4:10-5:30 pm (unless otherwise specified)
Sproul 2206

Questions? Contact Richard Arnott Mindy Marks.

When available, the papers may be downloaded as pdf files, which can be read or printed using the Acrobat Reader.

9/25/2009  No Seminar All UC Econometrics Conference hosted by UCR, 9/25 & 9/26/09
10/2/2009 Joanna Lahey, Texas A&M University Birthing a Nation: The Effect of Access to Fertility Control on the 19th Century Demographic Transition
10/9/2009  Doug Miller, UC Davis Why Are Recessions Good For Your Health? Understanding Procyclical Mortality
10/16/2009 Melissa Famulari, UC San Diego Remedial Writing and Collegiate Performance: Using Placement Exam Graders’ Failing Tendencies to Identify Casual Effects
10/23/2009 Suresh Naidu, Harvard University 2:10 – 3:30pm: Suffrage, Schooling, and Sorting in the Post-Bellum U.S. South
10/23/2009 Nzinga Broussard, The Claremont-McKenna Colleges 4:10 – 5:30pm: Food Aid and Adult Nutrition in Rural Ethiopia
10/30/2009 Arindrajit Dube, UC Berkeley Coups, Corporations, and Classified Information
11/6/2009 Trinidad Beleche, PhD Candidate, UCR Economics What’s Law Got To Do With It? Bargaining, Intra-Family Violence Laws and Acts of Domestic Violence in Mexico
11/13/2009 Karthik Muralidharan, UC San Diego Teacher Performance Pay: Experimental Evidence From India
11/20/2009 Shruti Kapoor, UCR CANCELLED (due to a faculty conference)
11/27/2009 No Seminar, Thanksgiving Holiday NO SEMINAR
12/4/2009 Stephen Lewis, Jr., Carleton College TBA