2020 Seminars

Spring 2020

Dates, speakers and topics for the Economics Seminar series.
Date Speaker Title of presentation
2/21 Burkhard Schipper, UC Davis Strategic Teaching and Learning in Games
3/6 Daniel Kaffine, University of Colorado Boulder Emissions, Transmission, and the Environmental Value of Renewable Energy


Fall 2020

Dates, speakers and topics for the Economics Seminar series.
Date Speaker Title of presentation
9/18 Makayla Palmer, UNLV Effects of the ACA Medicaid and Marketplace Coverage Provisions on Labor Force Participation
9/25 Ege Can, UNR Individual-Specific Income Tax Rates and Entry into Entrepreneurship: Examining Incorporated and Unincorporated Self-Employment in the U.S.
10/2 Stephan Goetz, Penn State Input Output Tables and Other Data Sources for Network-Based Research in Economics and Regional Science
10/9 Olga Shapoval, UNR Discontinuous Incentives and Firm Behavior: Evidence from the Hospital-Acquired Condition Reduction Program

10/16

Stacy Dickert-Conlin, Michigan State Opioids and Organs: How Overdoses Affect the Supply of Donors, Waiting Lists, and Transplant Outcomes
10/23 Sydnee Caldwell, UC Berkeley Experimental Evidence on Male and Female Labor Supply
11/6 Sourik Banerjee, UNR A Note on Overlapping Generations Accounting and its Implications for Interest Rate Theory

11/13

Kate Pennington, UC Berkeley Does Building New Housing Cause Displacement?: Supply and Demand Effects of Construction in San Francisco
11/20 Benjamin Krause, UC Berkeley Balancing Purse and Peace: Tax Collection, Public Goods and Protests

12/4

Mobarak Hossain, UNR Employer and Non-employer Entrepreneurs: A Dynamic Structural Microeconometric model

12/11

Dalia Ghanem, UC Davis Testing Attrition Bias in Field Experiments