Development/Applied Economics Seminars Winter 2008

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

Questions? Contact Richard Arnott

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

1/9/2008 Arakdipta Ghosh, UCR Associate The Effect of Land Reforms on Long Term Health and Well-being in India
1/16/2008 TBA TBA
1/23/2008 TBA TBA
1/30/2008 Mason Gaffney Department of Economics UCR New Life in Old Cities
2/6/2008 Daniel McMillen University of Illinois Changes in the Distribution of House Prices Over Time: Structural Characteristics, Neighborhood, or Coefficients
2/13/2008 Dan Bogart University of Irvine Developmental States?: Explaining Cross-Country Differences in Private vs. State Ownership of New Railroad Miles, 1860-1912
2/20/2008 Santiago Pinto West Virginia University The Politics of Investment: Partisan Governments, Wages and Employment
2/27/2008 Alex Anas University of Buffalo Efficient Urban Sprawl and Alternative Public Finance Policies in a System of Replicable Cities
3/5/2008 Donald Cox Boston College The Biology and Economics of Sexual Infidelity
5/12/2008 Can Erbil Brandeis University TBA