University of California, Riverside


Seminars & Colloquia

Economic Theory Winter 2015

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

Questions? Contact DongWon Lee or Victor Ortego Marti

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

1/7/15  Miroslav Gabrovski, UCR PhD Candidate in Economics The Patent System - A Tool For Increasing Competition
1/13/15 (Please note, this is a Tuesday, and is the graduate student presentation.  The seminar will be from 10:30am-12noon in Sproul 2206 Russell Cooper, Pennsylvania State University  Dynamic Programming: Theory And Application
1/14/15 Russell Cooper, Pennsylvania State University Discounting: Investment Sensitivity And Aggregate Implications
1/21/15 (Please note that this is Applied Economics seminar) Qian Lu, University of Texas at Austin The End Of Polarization? Technological Change And Employment In The U.S. Labor Market
1/28/15 (Please note that this is an Applied Economics seminar) Jillan Carr, Texas A&M University The Effect Of Housing Vouchers On Crime: Evidence From A Lottery
2/4/15 No Seminar  
2/11/15 Andy Atkeson, UCLA Aggregate Implications of Innovation Policy
2/18/15 Antonio Rodriguez-Lopez, UC Irvine What Drives Offshoring Decisions? Selection and Escape-Competition Mechanisms
2/25/15 Danilo Leiva-Leon, Bank of Canada Model Averaging in Markov-Switching Models: Predicting National Recessions with Regional Data?
3/4/15 Grace Gu, UC Santa Cruz  A Tale of Two Countries: Sovereign Default, Exchange Rate, and Trade
3/11/15 Christopher Meissner, UC Davis  Technology and Geography in the Second Industrial Revolution: New Evidence from the Margins of Trade
3/18/15 No Seminar Winter finals week, no seminar

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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