Political Economy & Development Seminars Spring 2006
Mondays, 4:10-5:30 pm (unless otherwise specified) Sproul Hall 2206
Questions? Contact Mindy Marks.
When available, the papers may be downloaded as pdf files, which can be read or printed using the Acrobat Reader.
|DATE||NAME||TITLE OF PRESENTATION|
|4/10/2006||Kate Antonovics (UCSD)||A New Look at Racial Profiling: Evidence from the Boston Police Department|
|4/17/2006||Marigee Bacolod (UCI)||The Effects of Wal-Mart on Local Labor Markets|
|4/24/2006||Marigee Bacolod (UCI)||Cross-Cohort Changes in the Returns to Schooling and Early Work Experiences: Consequences on the Gender Wage Differential|
|5/1/2006||Heather Antecol (Claremont McKenna)||Racial and Ethnic Harassment in Local Communities|
|5/8/2006||Hyeok Jeong (USC)||Complementarity and Transition to Modern Economic Growth|
|5/15/2006||Noel Johnson (Cal State Long Beach)||TBA|
|5/22/2006||Noel Johnson (Cal State Long Beach)||Fiscal Crisis and Institutional Change in the Ottoman Empire and France|
|6/5/2006||Arin Dube (UC Berkeley)||Impact of Wal-Mart Growth on Earnings throughout the Retail Sector in Urban and Rural Counties|