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Seminar Series 2016-2017

The Tufts University Economics Department sponsors research seminars, lectures, and events throughout the year.

Seminars are on Tuesdays, unless otherwise noted.

Spring 2017

Date Speaker Title
February 28, 2017
4:30-5:45pm
Braker 222
Alp Simsek, Rudi Dornbusch Career Development Associate Professor, MIT "A Model of Fickle Capital Flows and Retrenchment"
March 7, 2017
4:30-5:45pm
Braker 222
Nathan Nunn, Frederick E. Abbe Professor of Economics, Harvard University "Understanding Cultural Persistence and Change"
March 28, 2017
4:30-5:45pm
Braker 222
Chris Barrett, Professor of Economics, Cornell University "Revisiting the Effect of Food Aid on Conflict: A Methodological Caution"
April 4, 2017
4:30-5:45pm
Braker 222
Pol Antras, Robert G. Ory, Professor of Economics, Harvard University "On the Geography of Global Value Chains"
April 11, 2017
4:30-5:45pm
Braker 222
Douglas Gollin, Professor of Development Economics, Oxford University "Heterogeneity, Measurement Error, and Misallocation: Evidence from African Agriculture"
April 18, 2017
4:30-5:45pm
Braker 222
Osborne Jackson, Economist in the New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston "The Labor Supply Behavior of Boston Taxi Drivers"
April 25, 2017
4:30-5:45pm
Braker 222
Antoinette Schoar, Michael M Koerner, Professor of Entrepreneurship, MIT Sloan "The Importance of Being Nice: Supervisory Skill Training in the Cambodian Industry"

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For inquiries about the Seminar Series, contact Professor Dan Richards.