All meetings are Thursday 12:00 1:00 pm in Huntley 220, unless otherwise noted.


28 April                      Mike Smitka, The Economic Impact of the March 11 Tohoku Earthquake: Why Back-of-the-Envelope Calculations Fail

5 May                          Ravi Radhakrishnan, Trade and Growth in a Model of Allocative Inefficiency


12 May                        Jim Casey, Pricing the Priceless: Economic Valuation of Coastal and Marine Resources in Barbados and Mexico


     Michael Anderson, Prospects for new research: firm level data on Chinese and Indian exporters


19 May    Hugo Blunch, The Financial Crisis, Labor Market Transitions and Earnings: A Gendered Panel Data Analysis for Serbia


Convenor: Martin Davies (daviesm@wlu.edu)