Seminar Series & Brown Bags

Join us for outstanding presentations from accomplished presenters.

Coordinators: Kym Pram (committee chair), Dilek Uz, Pierce Donovan, Anna Sokolova, Andrew Ayres.

Spring 2024 Seminar Series schedule

  • All seminars are in-person on Fridays, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in AB 213 unless otherwise noted. 
  • All presentation titles are to be announced.
  • All seminars are subject to change.
Dates, speakers and topics for the Economics Seminar series.
Date Speaker Institution Notes
1/26 Tim Fitzgerald Texas Tech Location: FA 301
2/16 Thomas Astebro HEC Paris N/A
2/23 Zeeshan Samad Utah State N/A
3/15 Katherine Wright Arizona State University N/A
4/12 Yuting Go University of Nevada, Las Vegas N/A
4/19 Katrina Jessoe UC Davis N/A
4/26 Lucy Levers USDA N/A

Spring 2024 Brown Bag schedule

Bring your lunch and join us for presentations and discussions with our Economics faculty.

  • All Brown Bags are in-person and run from 11 a.m-12 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
  • Contact Ashley Melendez at for the location.
Dates, speakers, and topics for the Economics Brown Bag series.
Date Speaker Title of presentation
2/1 N/A No seminar
2/8 N/A No seminar
2/15 N/A No seminar
2/22 Aina Katsikas Evaluating home health provider quality and health outcomes in managed long-term services and supports
3/1 N/A No seminar
3/8 N/A No seminar
3/15 N/A No seminar
3/22 N/A No seminar; Spring Break
3/29 N/A No seminar
4/5 N/A No seminar
4/12 Md Ohiul Islam Does exposure to low-skilled migration lower educational attainment in origin countries?
4/19 TBD TBD
4/26 TBD TBD
5/10 TBD TBD

Economics seminar archive

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