University of Mississippi

Seminar Series

The Department of Economics Seminar Series takes place at 2:30 p.m. Fridays in Conner Hall 113.

Fall 2015

September 25
“Roy-Model Bounds on Differential Treatment Effects”
John Gardner, University of Mississippi

October 2
“The Output and Welfare Effects of Government Spending Shocks over the Business Cycle”
Eric Sims, University of Notre Dame

October 16
“Determinants of Trade Margins: Insights Using State Export Data”
Cletus Coughlin, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

October 30
“Do the Federal Reserve Announcements Actually Reveal New Information? A Short Sales Perspective Before and After the Great Recession”
Guo Kai, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

November 20
Gary Madden, Curtin University

Spring 2016

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March 4
“The Long-run Effect of Teacher Collective Bargaining on Educational Attainment and Labor Market Outcomes”
Michael Lovenheim, Cornell University

March 11
“Mandatory Disclosure and Financial Contagion”
Gadi Barlevy, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

April 8
“Banker Preferences, Interbank Connections, and the Enduring Structure of the Federal Reserve System”
David Wheelock, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

May 6
“What’s In Your Portfolio? How Parents Rank Traditional Public, Private, and Charter Schools in Post-Katrina New Orleans’ Citywide System of School Choice”
Jason Imbrogno, University of North Alabama

Fall 2016

October 7
“Are Supply Shocks Contractionary at the ZLB? Evidence from Utilization-Adjusted TFP Data”
Robert Lester, Colby College

October 21
Mark Koyama, George Mason University

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Spring 2017

February 10
Warren Lewis, Census Bureau

March 24
Julio Garin, University of Georgia

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