SEMINAR SCHEDULE, WINTER 2011
Thursday meetings 12:20 – 1.20 pm in Huntley Room 220, unless otherwise noted
Friday meetings 4:00 – 5:00 pm in Huntley Room 324, unless otherwise noted. .
Tuesday 11 January Valentina Dimitrova-Grajzl, Court Output, Judicial Staffing, and the Demand for Court Services: Evidence from Slovenian Courts of First Instance
Thursday 20 January Shari Eli, UC Berkeley, Wealth is Health: Pensions and Disease Onset in the Gilded Age
Friday 21 January Kara Mitchell, University of Tennessee, Gambling for Good: Evidence from the Tennessee Education Lottery
Tuesday 25 January Shikha Basnet, University of Pittsburgh, The War Disease: A Spatial-Temporal Analysis of Political Violence
Thursday 27 January Katharine Shester, Vanderbilt University, The Local Economic Effects of Public Housing in the United States, 1940-1970
Friday 28 January Ashley Hodgson, UC Berkeley, Does Medicare’s DRG system discourage investment in therapeutic technology for illnesses common among the elderly?
Friday 18 February Tim Diette & Art Goldsmith, Facing Sexual Assault as a Youth: Are There Educational Scars?
(no seminar on 4 March due to Science, Society and the Arts Conference)
Thursday 10 March David Figlio, Northwestern University, Competitive effects of means-tested school voucher
10:05 in Huntley 327
Friday 11 March David Bevan, Oxford University, Fiscal policy design, with particular reference to developing countries
4:00 in Huntley 327 Glyn International Visiting Scholar Williams School Lecture
(followed by drinks reception in Alumni House, 5:15 pm)
Friday 18 March Peter Grajzl, Information Sharing and the Volume of Private Credit in Transition: Evidence from Ukrainian Bank-Level Panel Data
Friday 25 March Jeanette Barbieri, Hollins University, Disastrous Documentaries: Chinese Indie Takes on the State Response to the Wechuan Earthquake
Friday 1 April David Bevan, Oxford University, More on the limits to redistribution
Wednesday 6 April David Bevan, Oxford University, Accounting for the Future
Northern Auditorium, 4:30-5:30 pm Glyn International Visiting Scholar University Lecture
(followed by drinks reception in Alumni House, 5:40 pm)
Friday 8 April Martin Davies, Component Offshoring in the H-O-S Model: a general equilibrium approach
Convenor: Martin Davies, email@example.com