Economics Graduate Seminar

ECON 988 and 996
Economics Graduate Seminar 
Term III/SPRING 2020

Paul College, room 115
2:10-3:30 p.m. (*unless otherwise noted)

JAN 3 No seminar due to AEA/ASSA meetings 
JAN 17 Travis Freidman, University of New Hampshire - Job market practice 
JAN 22* Candidate (1:30 - 3 p.m., Paul G45) 
JAN 27* Candidate (12:30 - 2 p.m., Paul G45) 
JAN 30* Candidate (11:10 a.m. - 12:40 p.m., Paul G45) 
FEB 7 Michael Goldberg, University of New Hampshire - “New Evidence on the Portfolio Balance Approach to Currency Returns.”  
FEB 14 Meng Yan, University of New Hampshire - “Nonlinear Effects of US Uncertainty Shocks on Chinese Macroeconomy: A credit cycle perspective.” 
FEB 21 Roozbeh Hosseini, University of Georgia - “Inequality, Redistribution and Optimal Trade Policy: A Public Finance Approach.” 
FEB 28 No seminar due to Eastern Economics Association Meeting 
MAR 3* Brad Humphreys and Jane Ruseski (presenter), West Virginia University - “Physical Activity, Present Bias, and Habit Formation: Theory and Evidence from Longitudinal Data.” (Paul 115, 12:40-2 p.m.) 
MAR 13 Marco Vincenzi, University of New Hampshire -  “Mapping the Two Faces of Information Technology in a Panel of Developed and Transition Economies.” >