University of California, Riverside


Seminars & Colloquia

Applied Economics Spring 2010

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

Questions? Contact Steve Helfand & Todd Sorensen.

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

Apr 2  Giovanni Peri, UC Davis Immigration, Offshoring and American Jobs 
Apr 9 Serkan Ozbeklik, Claremont McKenna College  Leadership Skills and Wages Revisited:  Is There a Casual Relation? 
Apr 16 No Seminar Applied Economics Faculty attending the So. Calif. Microeconomics Conf. at the Claremont McKenna Colleges
Apr 23 Gustavo Gonzaga, Catholic University, Rio De Janeiro Going Private: Public Sector Rents and Privatization in Brazil
Apr 30 Jeffrey Nugent, University of Southern California  Midwives and Maternal Mortality: How Effective Has Indonesia's Village Midwife Program Been?
May 7-1st Presentation in HMNSS 1500, 12-1:30pm  Mauricio Cardenas, Brookings Institution What's Next for Latin America after the Global Crisis?
May 7 - 2nd Presentation in Sproul 2206, 4:10-5:30pm Mauricio Cardenas, Brookings Institution State Capacity in Latin America
May 14 Andre Portela Souza, Getulio Vargas Foundation, Brazil  Measuring the Quality of Schools: Evidence from Brazil
May 21 Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes, San Diego State University  International Remittances and Migrant Portfolio Interests
May 24 (This is a Monday) Randy Akee, Tufts University  Squeezing Through the Needle's Eye: The Effects of Income Transfers on Obesity in American Indian and Non-Indian Children
Jun 4 Jonathan Brooks, OECD  Agricultural Policy Choices in Developing Countries

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