University of California, Riverside


Seminars & Colloquia

Applied Economics (DAE) Fall 2008

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

Questions? Contact Susan Carter & Richard Sutch

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

Sep 29 Richard Sutch
The Unexpected Long-Run Impact of the Minimum Wage
Oct 6 N. Edward Coulson
The Pennsylvania State University
Housing Tenure and Labor Market Impacts: The Search Goes On
Oct 13 Kristen Kleinjans
University of Southern California
Do Gender Differences in Preferences for Competition Matter for Occupational Expectations?
Oct 20 Rebecca Blank
Brookings Institute
The Impact of Earnings Disregards on the Behavior of Low-Income Families
Oct 27

Craig Gundersen
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Indentifying the Effects of Food Stamps on the Nutritional Health of Children when Program Participation is Misreported
Nov 3 Mason Gaffney
The Great Crash of 2008
Nov 10 Damon Clark
University of Florida
The Effect of Education on Adult Mortality and Health Evidence from the United Kingdom
Nov 17 Larry Neal
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
I Am Not Master of Events: The Speculative Activities of John Law and Lord Londonderry in the Mississippi and South Sea Bubbles
Nov 24 Antoni Espasa
Universidad Carlos III, Madrid
Forecasting A Macroeconomic Aggregate Which Includes Components With Common Trends
Please note that this will be an Econometrics seminar rather than an Applied Economics seminar
Dec 1 Nellie Lew
UC Santa Barbara
Til Laws Do us Part?  The Impact of Changing Divorce Laws on Divorce Rate in Mexico

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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Department of Economics
4128 Sproul Hall

Tel: (951) 827-3266
Fax: (951) 827-5685