University of California, Riverside


Seminars & Colloquia

Applied Economics Winter 2017

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

Questions? Contact Steven Helfand or Sarojini Hirshleifer.

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

01/11/2017 Joseph Romano, Stanford University Randomization Tests Under An Approximate Symmetry Assumption
01/18/2017 No Seminar No Seminar
01/25/2017 Robert Kaestner, UC Riverside Early Childhood Health Shocks And Adult Wellbeing: Evidence From Wartime Britain
02/01/2017 Yongxiang Wang, The University of Southern California Access To Migration For Rural Households
02/08/2017 Dan Bennett, The University of Southern California The Marriage Market For Lemons: HIV Testing And Marriage In Rural Malawi 
02/15/2017 Shihe Fu, Southwest Univ. of Economics & Finance Air Quality And Labor Productivity: Evidence From Chinese Manufacturing Firms
02/22/2017 from 10:00-11:30 am in INTS 1113 (Please note, this is an Econometrics seminar) Benjamin Gillen, California Institute of Technology BLP-Lasso For Aggregate Discrete Choice Models Applied To Elections With Rich Demographic Covariates
02/22/2017  Jesse Rothstein, UC Berkeley Inequality Of Educational Opportunity? Schools As Mediators Of The Intergenerational Transmission Of Income
03/01/2017 Monica Singhal, UC Davis Dodging The Taxman: Firm Misreporting And Limits To Enforcement 
03/08/2017 (Please note that this is an Economic Theory Seminar, but is being given on a Wednesday) SungJun Huh, UCR PhD Candidate The Equity Premium And The Financial Accelerator 
3/10/2017 (Please note that this is a Friday, but is an Applied Economics seminar) Martin Ravallion, Georgetown University Informational Constraints On Antipoverty Programs: Evidence For Africa
3/10/2017 (Please see line above) Martin Ravallion, Georgetown University Paper #2 for the seminar title listed above.  
03/11/2017 (this is the keynote address at the PacDev Conference) Martin Ravallion, Georgetown University Interventions Against Poverty In Poor Places
03/15/2017 David Lagakos, UC San Diego In Search Of A Spatial Equilibrium In The Developing World
03/22/2017  No Seminar No Seminar

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Department of Economics
4128 Sproul Hall

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