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Seminars: Labor Economics

Program Organizer: Richard Mansfield

The workshop meets on Mondays from 11:40 am until 1:10 pm in Room 115 Ives Hall unless otherwise noted. There may be other meetings and/or other times, particularly when speakers are joint with another group. For information on paper availability and the workshop distribution list, please contact RuthAnn Heath at 607-255-2068 or

Spring 2015

Mon, March 02, 2015 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Daniel Silverman
Arizona State University
CANCELLED/Joint Labor Economics and PAM, Daniel Silverman
"How Individuals Smooth Spending: Evidence from the 2013 Government Shutdown Using Individual Account Data"
Mon, March 09, 2015 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Elizabeth Cascio
Dartmouth College
Joint Labor Economics and PAM, Elizabeth Cascio
"Who Needs a Fracking Education? The Educational Response to Low-Skill Biased Technological Change"
Fri, March 13, 2015 4:30 pm
305 Ives Hall
Barry Nalebuff
Yale School of Management
Economics Reading Project, Public Lecture, Barry Nalebuff
"The Art of Strategy"
Tue, March 24, 2015 4:30 pm
105 Ives Hall
Roger Koenker
University of Illinois
CANCELLED: Frank Knight Lecture, Roger Koenker
"Risk, Uncertainty and the Pessimistic Portfolio"
Mon, April 06, 2015 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Francis Vella
Georgetown University
Labor Economics, Francis Vella
"Persistent Occuational Hierarchies Among Immigrant Worker Groups"
Mon, April 13, 2015 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Joseph Hotz
Duke University
Labor Economics, Joseph Hotz
"University Differences in the Graduation of Minorities in STEM Fields: Evidence from California"
Tue, April 14, 2015 4:30 pm
305 Ives Hall
Susan Athey
Stanford University
George Staller Lecture, Susan Athey
"The Economics of the Bitcoin Network: Theory and Evidence"
Mon, April 20, 2015 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
John Jones
University at Albany
Labor Economics, John Jones
"Medicaid Insurance in Old Age"
Mon, May 04, 2015 11:40 am
115 Ives Hall
Daniel Rees
University of Colorado Denver
Labor Economics, Daniel Rees
"Prenatal Stress and Low Birth Weight: Evidence from the Super Bowl"