Seminar Series

Coordinators: Michael Taylor (Committee Chair), Frank FossenAnna Solokova, Dilek Uz, and Jingjing Yang (Economics)
All seminars are Fridays, 3-4:30pm in Ansari Business 408A Unless Otherwise Noted

Spring 2019 Seminar Schedule
DateSpeaker NameTitle/Topic
January
Friday, Jan 25th Dimitrios Tsomocos (Oxford) Optimal Bank Regulation In the Presence of Credit and Run Risk
February
Friday, Feb 1st Stephen Miller (UNLV) Determinants of optimal capital structure and speed of adjustment: Evidence from the U.S. ICT sector
Friday, Feb 8th No Seminar
Friday, Feb 15th Gautam Gowrisankaran (U of Arizona) Reclassification Risk in the Small Group Health Insurance Market
Friday, Feb 22nd Scott Carrell (UC Davis) My Professor Cares: Experimental Evidence on the Role of Faculty Engagement
March
Friday, Mar 1st Shawn McCoy (UNLV) Wildfire risk, salience, and housing development in the Wildland-Urban Interface
Friday, Mar 8th Laura Doval (Caltech) Mechanism Design with Limited Commitment
Friday, Mar 15th Donald J. Bruce (U of Tennessee Knoxville) Do In-Kind Grants Stick? The Department of Defense 1033 Program and Local Government Spending
Friday, Mar 22nd No Seminar
Friday, Mar 29th Jesse Rothstein (UC Berkeley) Increasing the Take-up of Cal Grants
April
Friday, Apr 5th Rafael Betancourt (Colegio Universitario San Gerónimo de La Habana) Special Event: Ecotourism, Sustainability, and Climate Change in Cuba
Special Room: Ansari Business 101
Friday, Apr 12th Dan Wilson (Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco) Taxing Billionaires: The Geographical Sensitivity of the Forbes 400 to Estate Taxes
Special Room: Ansari Business 101
Friday, Apr 19th Andres Carvajal (UC Davis) k-level Reasoning and Rational Expectations
Friday, Apr 26th Carlos Zarazaga (Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas) Argentina's 'Missing Capital' Puzzle and Limite Commitment Constraints
May
Friday, May 3rd Serge Herzog (UNR) The Value-Added College Ranking: Graduating, Earning, Repaying
Special Room: Ansari Business 101

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