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.

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