University of California, Riverside


Seminars & Colloquia

Applied Economics Spring 2009

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

Questions? Contact Jorge Aguero, Mindy Marks, & Todd Sorensen.  When available, the papers may be downloaded as pdf files, which can be read or printed using the Acrobat Reader.

Mar 30 Monica Das, Skidmore College Income Inequality; Income Transfers and Growth in the US States
Apr 06 Taryn Dinkelman, Princeton University The Effects of Rural Electrification on Employment:  New Evidence from South Africa
Apr 13 Ron Oaxaca, University of Arizona New Market Power Models and Sex Differences in Pay
Apr 14 Ron Oaxaca, University of Arizona - Graduate Student Seminar, LOCATION TBA The Econometrics of Wage Decompositions
Apr 15 Amnon Rapoport, UCR  - Joint seminar with Economic Theory Information Effects in Congested Traffic Networks
Apr 20 Josh Angrist, MIT Autonomy and Decentralization in Public Schools: New Evidence from Boston's Charters and Pilots
Apr 24 FRIDAY, 3-4:30 in Sproul 2206 Marcel Fafchamps, Oxford University Determinants of the Choice of Migration Destination
Apr 27, This is an Econometrics Presentation Yongmiao Hong, Cornell University Asset Return Predictability over Different Time Horizons: A Nonparametric Approach
Apr 28, This is also an Econometrics Presentation Yongmiao Hong, Cornell University - Graduate Student Seminar, location is Sproul 2206 from 5:10-6:30pm The Martingale theory in economics and finance: An Econometric Perspective
May 04 Ken Wolpin, University of Pennsylvania Seminar Cancelled
May 11 Sonia Bhalotra, University of Bristol, GB  Seminar Cancelled
May 18 Amalia Millier, University of Virginia Does Temporary Affirmative Action Produce Persistent Effects? A Study of Black & Female Employment in Law Enforcement
May 25 No Seminar, Memorial Day Holiday NO SEMINAR
Jun 01

(1) Trinidad Beleche (2) Arindam Nandi UCR Graduate Students

(3) Encarna Esteban Gracia, University of Zaragoza, Spain 

(1) Intra-Family Violence Laws & Acts of Domestic Violence in Mexico 

(2)Sex-selective Abortion and Child Sex Ratio in India: Evidence from a Exogenous Policy Change in Selective Indian States

(3)  Regulating water quantity and quality. The case of Ebro basin and Western "La Mancha" aquifer, Spain. 

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