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 218, Calhoun Hall from 4:00-5:20pm (unless otherwise noted).
NOTE: Papers, when available, will be posted at the All Seminars page.
[Note: All previous seminars are in the archives.]
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Edson Severnini, Carnegie Mellon University
"Short- and Long-Run Impacts of Rural Electrifcation: Evidence from the Historical Rollout of the U.S. Power Grid"
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Price Fishback, University of Arizona
"The New Deal and Agricultural Investment in Machinery and Work Animals: Cotton Farms During the Great Depression"