• Please visit the LMU Events Calendar for upcoming Economics Events.



  • 2020-2021 Economic Seminar Series






    September 22, 2020

    Nora Szech

    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Demand for COVID-19 Antibody Testing, and Why It Should Be Free  Virtual

    October 6, 2020

    Trevon Logan The Ohio State University The Green Books and the Geography of Segregation in Public Accommodations  Virtual

    October 13, 2020

    Scott Cunningham

    Baylor University Mental Health Court  Virtual

     October 20, 2020

    Jasmina Spasojevic

    NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Effects of school-based programs on children’s health: Evidence from oral health and vision programs in New York City school  Virtual 

     November 10, 2020

    Prachi Jain Loyola Marymount University Can Feedback and stakes close the gender gap in competition?  Virtual 

     December 1, 2020

    Anthony Heyes University of Ottawa  Traffic Pollution Inhibits Academic Development: Evidence from a Natural Experiment  Virtual 

     December 8, 2020

    Patrick Baylis University of British Colombia Pollution Masks and The Demand for Clean Air: Experimental Evidence from Delhi” (joint with Michael Greenstone, Kenneth Lee, and Harshil Sahai)  Virtual 

    February 3, 2021

    Michael Poyker University of Nottingham Conservative News Media and Criminal Justice: Evidence from Exposure to Fox News Channel∗ Virtual

    February 10, 2021

    Erin Giffin Colby College

    (Hidden) Gender Differences


    February 17, 2021

    Victoria Prowse Purdue University Cognitive skills, strategic sophistication, and life outcomes  Virtual

    March 10, 2021

    Danila Serra Texas A&M University   Virtual

    March 17, 2021

    Jamin Speer University of Memphis   Virtual

    April 21, 2021

    Kirsten Cornelson University of Notre Dame   Virtual

     For a listing of seminars from previous years, please see the Economics Seminar Series Archive