Economics Seminar Series 2015-16


Seminars usually take place on selected Tuesdays, 2:45 – 4:00 in the Economics/Political Science Conference Room (UH 4110), which is located in the southeast corner of the fourth floor of University Hall. Please note exceptions, including seminars that take place on different days or in McIntosh Center (UH 3999), which is located on the north side of the third floor of University Hall.

For a detailed schedule, please click on the links to the left.

For more information, contact Prof. James Konow at jkonow at lmu dot edu.






September 1st

Cary Deck

University of Arkansas Contests with Complementaries UNH 4110

September 17 (Thursday)

Marta Serra-Garcia

 University San Diego Intertemporal Altruism

 UNH 4304

(Sociology Conference Room)

October 1st (Thursday)

Monica Capra

Claremont Graduate University

Anomalous time preferences? The role of subjective time Perception


UNH 4304

(Sociology Conference Room)

October 20th

 Jevay Grooms


Pomona College Has a country's access to pharmaceuticals been limited by TRIPS? UNH 4110

November 3rd

Amos Nadler

Ivey School of Business at Western Ontario University

TBA UNH 4110

November 10th

 Robson Morgan



“Labor Market Policy and Subjective Well-being during the Great Recession” (job market paper)

 UNH 4110

December 1st

Marta Skiba

Vanderbilt Law School


UNH 4110

December 8th

Crystal Yang Harvard Law School TBA UNH 4110

March 15th

Petra Thiemann USC TBA  UNH 4110



Links to past seminar series: [2005-06] [2006-07]  [2007-08] [2008-09] [2009-10] [2010-11] [2011-12]