Economic Seminar Series 2011-12

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

 

Date

Speaker(s)

Affiliation

Talk

Location

September 13

Sean D'Evelyn

 

Loyola Marymount University

Using Economics to Predict Species Movements From 1850

McIntosh Center

September 20

Andrew Healy

 

Loyola Marymount University

Political Socialization Within the Household: The Effect of Having a Sister on Male Political Attitudes

McIntosh Center

October 11

David Miller

University of California, San Diego

Enforcing Cooperation in Networked Societies

UNH 4110

October 18

Matthias Blonski

 

Goethe-Universitat Frankfurt am Main,

Stanford

Moral Hazard with Excess Returns

 

 

UNH 4110

October 25th

Junyi Liu

Indiana University Bloomington

 Lobbying, Public Capital and Endogenous Growth

 

UNH 4110

November 1

Yoshi Saijo

UCLA, Osaka University

The Approval Mechanism Experiment:A Solutionto Prisoner's Dilemma

 

UNH 4110

November 8

Stephanie Wang

 

University of Pittsburgh

Imperfect choice or imperfect attention? Understanding strategic thinking in private information games

 

UNH 4110

December 6

Alexander Cappelen

 

UC Berkeley, NHH

"Immoral criminals? An experimental study of social preferences among prisoners"

 

UNH 4110

January 24

Ingvild Almas

 

 

NHH, University of Oslo

Explaining Gender Differences in Competitiveness

 

UNH 4110

February 7

Michael Kevane

 

Santa Clara University

Robustness of climate as an instrumental variable to estimate effect of GDP change on political change in Africa

 

UNH 4110

February 14

Tom Hansford

 

UC Merced

The Information Dynamics of Vertical Stare Decisis

 

UNH 4110

March 6

Zaki Eusufzai

 

Loyola Marymount University

IMF Surveillance and the 2008 Financial Crisis

UNH 4110

March 20

David Gill

 

University of Oxford

Desert and Inequity Aversion in Teams

 

UNH 4110

March 27

Naomi Feldman

 

Ben-Gurion University, Federal Reserve

The Impact of Tax Exclusive and Inclusive Prices on Demand

UNH 4110

 

Ulrich Schmidt

 

 University of Kiel

 Overconfidence and Risk Management of Ethiopian Farmers

 UNH 4110

April 10

Michael Gottfried

UCLA

New Support for Older Students: The Effect of School Age Entry on Non-Cognitive Outcomes.

UNH 4110

April 17

Erik Snowberg

 

Caltech

"Confidence and Overconfidence in Political Economy" (with Pietro Ortoleva).

UNH 4110