Past-seminars-academic-year-2015-2016

Date

Name

Affiliation

Title

Room & Time

Aug 28 Dan Cao Georgetown University Financial Frictions, Investment and Tobin’s q* BLS 402
3:10-4:30
Sept 4 Stephen Devadoss University of Idaho Why Does Uncle Sam Subsidize Brazilian Cotton Farmers?
NPR Report NPR Report
BLS 402
3:10-4:30
Sept 11 Jia Yan Washington State University Vehicle Size Choice and Automobile Externalities: A Dynamic Analysis BLS 402
3:10-4:30
Sept 18 Don Dillman Washington State University On Climbing Stairs Many Steps at a Time: The New Normal in Survey Methodology HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Sept 25 Dusty White Washington State University College Alcohol Consumption and NCAA Tournament Participation: the Health Cost of March Madness HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Oct 9 Jay Coggins University of Minnesota – Jointly sponsored by WSU and UI We Can’t Answer That Question: A Brief Technical History of Inequality HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Oct 16 Alumni Washington State University Colloquium BLS 402
1:15-4:30
Oct 23 Robby Rosenman Washington State University Retirement, Personality and Well-Being HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Oct 30 Tristan Skolrud Washington State University Firm-Level Determinants of Product Conversion: Organic Milk Production HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Nov 6 Jon Miller University of Idaho Winery Location and Agglomeration in Washington State: An Application of Zipf’s Law HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Nov 13 James Nolan University of Saskatchewan The Future of Food vs. Fuel – a Perspective for Prairie Agriculture HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Nov 20 Jiehong Qiu Washington State University Costly Signaling: Empirical Evidence from A Quasi-Experiment on Taobao.com HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Dec 11 Kwanyoung Lee Washington State University Assessing Postharvest Labor Shortages, Wages, and Welfare HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Jan 13 Arman Rezaee University of California, San Diego Crowdsourcing Government Accountability: Experimental Evidence from Pakistan Allen 301
3:30-5:00
Jan 15 David Munro University of California, Santa Cruz Consumer Behavior and Firm Volatility BLS 402
3:10-4:30
Jan 19 Minjoon Lee University of Michigan Portfolio Allocation Over the Life-Cycle with Multiple Late-in-Life Saving Motives BLS 402
10:30-12:00
Jan 19 Aine McCarthy University of Minnesota His and Her Fertility Preferences: An Experimental Evaluation of Asymmetric Information in Tanzania Allen 301
3:30-5:00
Jan 22 Roozbeh Hosseini Arizona State University Retirement Financing: An Optimal Reform Approach BLS 402
3:10-4:30
Jan 25 Ellen McCullough Cornell University Occupational Choice and Agricultural Labor Exits in Sub-Saharan Africa Allen 301
3:30-5:00
Jan 26 Steven Lugauer University of Notre Dame Demographics and Aggregate Household Saving in Japan, China, and India BLS 402
3:10-4:30
Jan 28 Olivia Bertelli Paris School of Economics The More the Merrier? Adjusting Fertility to Weather Shocks Allen 301
3:30-5:00
Feb 1 Prachi Jain University of Michigan Imperfect Monitoring and Informal Risk Sharing: The Role of Social Ties Allen 301
3:30-5:00
Feb 16 Can Tian Shanghai University of Finance & Economics Cyclical Patterns of Business Entry and Exit Dynamics in the U.S. Economy BLS 402
3:10-4:30
Feb 25 Richard Iles London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Government Doctor Absenteeism and Its Effects on Consumer Demand in Rural North India Allen 301
3:10-4:30
Mar 8 Joseph Harrington University of Pennsylvania Leigh Lecture: Collusion – The Hidden Evil in the Marketplace: Are We Winning or Losing the Fight Against Cartels CUE 203
7:00-8:30P
Mar 9 Joseph Harrington University of Pennsylvania What Can the Duration of Discovered Cartels Tell Us About the Duration of All Cartels? Allen 301
3:30-5:00
Mar 21 John Campbell Harvard University Brinson Distinguished Lecture in Finance: Restoring Rational Choice: The Challenge of Consumer Financial Regulation CUB 177
4:15-5:30
Mar 25 Xinlong Tan Washington State University Effects of Mega Airline Mergers on Price and Frequency HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Apr 1 Byoun Hoon Seok Ohio State University Growth and Global Imbalances: The Role of Learning-by-Exporting HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Apr 8 Carlos Dobkin University of California, Santa Cruz Alcohol Consumption, Crime and Public Health: Evidence and Policy Implication based on: The Minimum Legal Drinking Age and Morbidity in the US and The Mechanisms of Alcohol Control HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Apr 15 Alexis Toda University of California, San Diago The Equity Premium and the One Percent HUL 27
3:10-4:30
Apr 22 Eric Edwards Utah State University An Illiquid Market in the Desert: The Role of Interest Groups in Shaping Environmental Regulaton HUL 27
3:10-4:30
May 10 Fei Li University of North Carolina Revenue Management Without Commitment: Dynamic Pricing and Periodic Fire Sales BLS 402 3:30-5:00
Washington State University