Political Economy & Development Seminars Winter 2004

Fridays, 4:10-5:30 pm (unless otherwise specified) Sproul Hall 2206 Questions? Contact David Fairris or the workshop assistant Pamella J. Rousseau .

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

Copies of papers may be available from Pam

1/16/2004 Mason Gaffney UCR “Housing and Income”
2/20/2004 Dorene Isenberg University of Redlands Department of Economics “Depository Institutions and Deregulation: A Political Economy Approach”

The political economy of financial reform: the origins of the US deregulation of 1980 and 1982 

The national origin of financial liberalization: The US

2/27/2004 Ranjeeta Ghiara Cal State San Marcos College of Arts and Sciences “A Tale of Two Cities: Impact of Trade Liberalization on Labor Markets in Mexico”
3/5/2004 Gordon Hanson UC San Diego Department of Economics “Emigration and Educational Attainment in Mexico”
3/12/2004 Jonathan Hiskey UCR Department of Political Science “The Recovery Consequences of an Uneven Regime: A Sub-national Analysis of Mexico’s 1995 Economic Crisis”