Economic History Workshop
The seminar series are supported by the generosity of Vanderbilt alumni K. Terry Dornbush (BA ’55), Joe L. Roby (BA ’61), and Douglas Grey (BE ’83).
Economic History Workshop coordinator: Bill Collins
All seminars will take place in room 109, Calhoun Hall from 4:00-5:20 pm (unless otherwise noted).
NOTE: Papers, when available, will be posted at the All Seminars page.
[Note: All previous seminars are in the archives.]
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Karen Clay, Carnegie Mellon University
"When Are Natural Resources Curses and Blessings? Evidence from the United States 1936-2015"
Tuesday October 17, 2017
Trevon Logan, Ohio State University
"Do Black Politicians Matter?"
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Martin Fiszbein, Boston University
"Frontier Culture: The Roots and Persistence of 'Rugged Individualism' in the United States"
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
John Wallis, University of Maryland