Economic Theory Seminars Fall 2006

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

Questions? Contact Jang-Ting Guo or Richard Suen

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

10/2/2006 Wei Li (Department of Economics, UCR) Communication Through Intermediaries: Influence Peddling and Propaganda
10/9/2006 Ken Baerenklau (Environmental Sciences, UCR) Effects of Nutrient Restrictions on Confined Animal Feeding Operations: Insights from A Structural Dynamic Model
10/16/2006 Irina A. Telyukova (Economics Department, UC San Diego) A Model of Money and Credit, with Application to the Credit Card Debt Puzzle
10/23/2006 Daya Muralidharan (Economics Department, UCR) Spacial Dynamics of Water Management in Irrigated Agriculture
10/30/2006 Igor Kopylov (Economics Department, UC Irvine) A Parametric Model of Ambiguity Hedging
11/6/2006 Lee Ohanian (Economics Department, UCLA) The Great Depression, Herbert Hoover, and Labor Shedding
11/13/2006 Anthony Marino (Business School, USC) Disobedience and Authority
11/20/2006 Dean Corbae (Economics Department, Univ of Texas, Austin) Credit Scoring and the Competitive Pricing of Default Risk
11/27/2006 David Romer (Economics Department, UC Berkeley) The Macroeconomic Effects of Tax Changes: New Estimates Based on A New Measure of Fiscal Shocks
12/4/2006 Guillaume Vandenbroucke (Economics Department, USC) The U.S. Westward Expansion