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2014-2015 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 109 Calhoun Hall from 3:10-4:30 pm. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, all seminars will be in 109 Calhoun Hall from 4:00-5:20pm.
All Health Economics and Policy seminars will take place in the Board Conference Room on the 6th floor of 2525 West End Avenue from 12-1pm (unless otherwise noted). 

All GPED Seminars will be held on Thursdays from 4:00-5:20 pm in 101 Buttrick Hall unless otherwise noted. 
All spring seminars will take place in 109 Calhoun Hall. 


 

SPRING 2015


January

Monday, January 12, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Macro)
William Dupor, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

February

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Applied Economics 
Kirabo Jackson, Northwestern University
"The Effects of School Spending on Educational and Economic Outcomes: Evidence from School Finance Reforms"

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Econometrics Workshop                  
Brantly Callaway, Vanderbilt University
"Quantile Treatment Effects in Difference-in-Differences Models with Panel Data"

Monday, February 23, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Macro)
Kai Zhao, University of Connecticut

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Economic History Workshop                      
Melissa Dell, Harvard University

Thursday, February 26, 2015
Empirical-Microeconomics Workshop
Robert Hammond, North Carolina State University 
"Identifying Sincere and Sophisticated Students in School Assignment: Direct Evidence from Application Data" with Umut Dur and Thayer Morrill


March

Monday, March 9, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Micro)
François Maniquet, Université catholique de Louvain
"Fairness and Well-Being Measurement", a joint paper with Marc Fleurbaey, Princeton University

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Empirical-Microeconomics Workshop
Alex Whalley, University of California, Merced

Thursday, March 12, 2015
McGee Public Policy Lecture Series
Robert J. Shiller, Yale University

Thursday, March 12, 2015
Health Economics and Policy Seminar
Carrie Colla, Dartmouth University

Monday, March 16, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Micro)
M. Utku Ünver, Boston College

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 
Economic History Workshop                
Kris Mitchener, Santa Clara University

Thursday, March 19, 2015
Econometrics Workshop
Brendan Kline, University of Texas, Austin

Thursday, March 19, 2015
Health Economics and Policy Seminar
David Frisvold, University of Iowa

Monday, March 23, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Micro)
Kyle Bagwell, Stanford University

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Steine Lecture Series 
Kyle Bagwell, Stanford University
"The WTO: Purpose, Design and Challenges"
4:00-5:30 pm, Location TBA
Reception to follow

Thursday, March 26, 2014
Empirical-Microeconomics Workshop
Jorge Balat, Johns Hopkins University 

Tuesday, March 31, 2015                  
Applied Economics
Sarah Turner, University of Virginia
Calhoun 209 12-1:30pm

April

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Econometrics Workshop
Donggyu Sul, University of Texas, Dallas 

Monday, April 6, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Micro)
Rabah Amir, University of Iowa

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Economic History Workshop                  
Shawn Kantor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Macro)
Olivier Coibion, University Texas at Austin

Thursday, April 9, 2015
Empirical-Microeconomics Workshop
Federico Zincenko, University of Pittsburgh

Thursday, April 9, 2015          
Applied Economics        
Scot Imberman, Michigan State University
Calhoun 209 12-1pm

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Econometrics Workshop 
Nikolay Gospodinov, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta 

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Health Economics and Policy Seminar
Maya Rossin-Slater, University of California - Santa Barbara

Friday, April 17, 2015
International Economics Workshop
Dave Donaldson Stanford University

Monday, April 20, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Macro)
Jeff Campbell, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Tuesday, April 21, 2015                  
Applied Economics
Seth Zimmerman, Princeton/ Chicago

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Empirical- Microeconomics Workshop
Matt Gentry, London School of Economics

Friday, April 24, 2015
Health Economics and Policy Seminar
Kosali Simon, Indiana University

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Health Economics and Policy Seminar
Jean Mitchell, Georgetown University

May 

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Economic History Workshop
Taylor Jaworski, Queen's University

May 18-19, 2015
VEAM-FEST - Vanderbilt Empirical Applied Microeconomics Festival
Coordinator: Kitt Carpenter, Vanderbilt University

 



For archives of earlier seminars go to: http://as.vanderbilt.edu/econ/seminars-and-research

Seminars and Research

Contact Information:
Economics@Vanderbilt.edu

Phone: (615) 322-2871

Fax: (615) 343-8495

Write to:
Department of Economics
Vanderbilt University
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