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Department of Economics

All Seminars

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 TBA

Tuesdays and Thursdays, all seminars TBA
All Health Economics and Policy seminars TBA

All GPED Seminars will be held on Thursdays, location TBA
All spring seminars will take place in location TBA. 


FALL 2015


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

Monday, August 31, 2015
Departmental Seminar (Micro) 
Mariacristina De Nardi, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago /University College London


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

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

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

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



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

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


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

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

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


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

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






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