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Seminar Series 2014-2015
Sponsored by the Economics Department

Date Speaker Title
September 9, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
Ram Fishman, Assistant Professor of Economics, George Washington University "Should Water Saving Technologies be Subsidized? Evidence from the Adoption of Drip Irrigation in Gujarat, India"
September 16, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
Robin McKnight, Associate Professor of Economics, Wellesley College "Controlling Health Care Costs Through Limited Network Insurance Plans: Evidence from Massachusetts State Employees"
September 23, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
Bruce Sacerdote, Richard S. Braddock 1963 Professor in Economics, Dartmouth College "Late Interventions Matter Too: The Case of College Coaching in New Hampshire"
September 30, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
Eric Brunner, Associate Professor of Economics, University of Connecticut "The Housing and Educational Consequences of the School Choice Provisions of NCLB: Evidence from Charlotte, NC"
October 7, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Braker 225
Nathaniel Hendren, Assistant Professor of Economics, Harvard University "The Inequality Deflator: Interpersonal Comparisons without a Social Welfare Function"
October 14, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
R'oi Zultan, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev TBA
October 21, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
Tavneet Suri, Maurice F. Strong Career Development Professor, Associate Professor of Applied Economics, MIT Sloan School of Management TBA
October 28, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
Judy Hellerstein, Professor of Economics, University of Maryland TBA
November 4, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
Julie Mortimer, Associate Professor of Economics, Boston College TBA
November 12, 2014
4:30-6:00pm
51 Winthrop Street Hall
Christopher Pissarides, Regius Professor of Economics, London School of Economics, a Professor of European Studies, University of Cyprus and Chairman of the Council of National Economy, Republic of Cyprus, and the Helmut & Anna Pao Sohmen Professor-at-Large, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology TBA
(Wellington Burnham Lecture Series)
November 18, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
Christopher Knittel, William Barton Rogers Professor of Energy Economics, MIT Sloan School of Management TBA
December 2, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
Steven Tadelis, Associate Professor, Haas Business and Public Policy Group, University of California, Berkeley TBA
December 9, 2014
4:30-5:45pm
Rabb Room, Lincoln Filene
Linda Babcock, James M. Walton Professor of Economics, Carnegie Mellon University TBA

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