Economic Theory Seminars Spring 2011

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

Questions? Contact Victoria Umanskaya

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

4/1/2011 Cynthia Lin, UCD Do Firms Interact Strategically?: A Structural Model of the Multi-Stage Investment Timing Game in Offshore Petroleum Production
4/8/2011 Gal Hochman, UCB The Political Economy of OPEC
4/15/2011 No Seminar No Seminar (Cancelled)
4/22/2011 Edward Barbier, University of Wyoming Ecosystems As Natural Assets
4/29/2011 No Seminar No Seminar (Cancelled)
5/5/2011* Adrian Pagan, Sydney University, Australia

*NOTE: JOINT with Econometrics, 3:40-5pm, location is TBA

Assessing The Impact of Financial Stress Upon Business Cycles
5/6/2011 Steven Levkoff, UCR Decomposing NOx and SO2 Electric Power Plant Emissions in a “By-production” Framework: A Nonparametric DEA Study”
5/13/2011 Prasanta Pattanaik, UCR On Measuring Deprivation And Living Standards Of Societies In A Multi-Attribute Framework
5/20/2011 Nir Jaimovich, Duke University Labor Market Dynamics and Technological Competence
5/27/2011 No Seminar No Seminar (Cancelled)
6/3/2011 Thorsten Hens, University of Zurich An International Survey on Time Discounting with Application To Household Finance and Asset Pricing