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2015-2016 Seminars, Workshops and Lectures

Applied Economics

Departmental Seminar Series

Econometrics Workshop

Economic History Workshop

Empirical-Microeconomics Workshop

GPED Forum

Health Economics and Policy Seminar

International Economics Workshop

McGee Lecture Series

Steine Lecture Series

On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, all seminars will take place in Calhoun Hall 109 from 3:10pm - 4:45pm

Tuesdays and Thursdays, all seminars in Calhoun Hall 218 from 4:00pm - 5:45pm

All Health Economics and Policy seminars will be held in the 6th floor Conference Board Room of the 2525 West End Ave. Build from 12pm - 1pm

All GPED Seminars will be held on Thursdays, in Calhoun Hall 423 from 4:00pm- 5:20pm

All spring seminars will take place in location TBA. 


FALL 2015


Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Econometrics Workshop
Xu Cheng, University of Pennsylvania

Thursday,  August 27, 2015
Tim Hubbard, Colby College

Monday, August 31, 2015
Departmental Micro Seminar
Fuhito Kojima, Stanford University



Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Econometrics Workshop
Andriy Norets, Brown University

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Peter Saveelyev, Vanderbilt University

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Health Economics and Policy
Andrew Bacon, Vanderbilt University

Thursday, September 10, 2015
Health Economics and Policy
Marcella Alsan, Stanford University

Monday, September 14, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Micro)
Huseyin Yildirim, Duke University

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Stephen Ryan, University of Texas, Austin

Friday, September 18, 2015
Marc Melitz, Harvard University

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Econometrics Workshop
Azeem Shaikh, University of Chicago

Monday, September 28, 2015
Departmental Macro
Miguel Urguiola, Columbia University

 Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Economic History Seminar
Ralf Meisenzahl, Federal Board of Governors                                                                                                                                    Title: "Origins of Persistent Differences in Human Capital Accumulation" 

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Tatiana Komarova, London School of Economics



Friday, October 2, 2015
Jun Ma, University of Alabama

 Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Francis Diebold, University of Pennsylvania

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Jiti Gao, Monash University

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Economic History Seminar
Farley Grubb, University of Delaware  

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Econometrics Workshop
Karim Chalak , University of Virginia  

Thursday, October 22, 2015
GPED Forum 
Devashish Mitra, Syracuse University 

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Economic History Seminar and Departmental Macro
Nicolas Ziebarth, University of Iowa

Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Econometrics Workshop
Matias Cattaneo, University of Michigan

Thursday, October 29, 2015
GPED Forum
Dimitri G. Demekas, IMF


Monday, November 2, 2015
Departmental Micro
Scott Davis, Dallas Federal Reserve

Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Econometrics Workshop
Ivan Fernandez-Val, Boston University 

Thursday, November 5, 2015
GPED Forum
Michele Ruta, World Bank 

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Econometrics Workshop
Timothy Christensen, New York University  

Thursday, November 12, 2015
GPED Forum
Sanjaya Panth, IMF  

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Economic History Seminar
Katherine Eriksson

Wednesday November 18, 2015
Rachel Pownall, Maastricht University

Thursday, November 19, 2015
GPED Forum
David Tarr, World Bank

Thursday, November 19, 2015
Health Economics and Policy
Emily Lawler, Vanderbilt University

Monday, November 30, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Micro)
David Reilley, Google


Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Carlos Lamarche, University of Kentucky

Thursday, December 3, 2015
GPED Forum
Amit Khandelwal, Columbia University

Thursday, December 3, 2015
Health Economics and Policy
Sebastian Tello, Vanderbilt University

Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Chris Walters, UC Berkeley

Thursday, December 10, 2015
GPED Forum
Walter Park, American University

Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Kim Huynh, Bank of Canada






Monday, February 22, 2016
Departmental Micro
Marie Cristina De Nardi

Monday, February 29, 2016
Departmental Micro
Florian Scheuer, Stanford University


Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Econometrics Workshop
Elie Tamer, Harvard University

Monday, March 14, 2016
Departmental Micro
John Haltiwagner, University of Maryland

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Jame Powel, University of California, Berkeley


Monday, April 4, 2016
Departmental Micro
Fabian Lange, McGill University 

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 
Yongmiao Hong, Cornell University


For archives of earlier seminars go to:

Seminars and Research

Contact Information:

Phone: (615) 322-2871

Fax: (615) 343-8495

Write to:
Department of Economics
Vanderbilt University
VU Station B, Box #351819
2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN 37235