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Department of Economics

Departmental Seminar Series

The seminar series is supported by the generosity of Vanderbilt alumni K. Terry Dornbush (BA ’55), Joe L. Roby (BA ’61), and Douglas Grey (BE ’83).

Department seminar coordinators for 2016-17 are Frederico Gutierrez (micro) and Bob Driskill (macro).

All seminars will take place in 109 Calhoun Hall.  MWF seminar take place from 3:10-4:30 pm; TR seminars take place from 4:00-5:20 pm (unless otherwise noted).

NOTE: Papers, when available, will be posted at the All Seminars page.


[Previous years' seminars are in the archives.]



Monday, February 20, 2017
Departmental Micro
Jun Zhang, University of Technology, Sydney
"Optimal Mechanism Design with Aftermarket Competitions"


Monday, March 13, 2017
Departmental Micro
Bruce Wydick, University of San Francisco
"How Many Babies Did Nestle Really Kill? An Empirical Investigation of the Infant Formula Controversy


Monday, April 17, 2017
Departmental Micro
James Schummer, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
"Influencing Waiting Lists"

Monday, April 24, 2017
Departmental Macro
John Leahy, University of Michigan



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