Department of Economics

Economics Department Speaker Series

Friday, April 27, 2018 12:00 PM-1:00 PM, UH 4150

Presenter: Dr. Onur Sapci (The University of Toledo)
Friday 4/27, 12:00-1:00pm, UH4150
"Consumer Perception and Valuation of Expiration Labeling on Food Products: Is there a difference between “Sell-by” and “Expires on” labeling?"


Friday, April 13, 2018 12:00 PM-1:00 PM, UH 4150
Presenter: Dr. Amanda Cook (Department of Economics, Bowling Green State University)
"Do hospitals respond to changing incentive structures: Evidence from Medicare’s 2007 DRG methodology change" (By Amanda Cook and Susan Averett)


Friday, April 6, 1:30 PM-2:30 PM, UH 4150

Presenter: Dr. James Bland (UT Economics)

"The Cost of Being Behavioral in Risky Choice Experiments"


Friday March 23rd, 12:00-1:00pm
Presenter: Dr. Kristen Keith
Topic: "Differential Tuition Rates"


Friday March 16, 12:00-1:00pm
Presenter: Mr. Quinton Babcock
Topic: "The use of local substitutes in a new payment card methodology, and A Reasonable Assumption? Homoskedastic Decision Errors in Estimations of Risk Aversion"


thursday, october 19, 2:30-3:30 pm, uh 4150
Presenter: Mr. Anthony Russo (UT Alumni, current position: Financial Analyst)
Topic: "How a degree in economics prepared me for my career"


Friday, October 27, 2017, 1:00 – 2:00pm, UH 4150

Presenter: Terence G. Romer (Director of Strategic Initiatives Finance and Administration The University of Toledo)

Topic: "The Art of Creative Problem Solving: An Exercise in Practical Applied Data Analysis"


Friday, September 29, 2-3 pm, uh 4150

Presenter: Mr. Kendall Kennedy (Econ PhD student – Purdue)

Topic: "“Hidden Schooling: Ninth Grade Repeating and the Returns to Education and Experience"


Friday, april 14, 2 pm, uh 4150

Presenter: Dr. Andrew Stockings

Topic: "Competition in Medicare Part D; auction theory, market design, and unintended consequences of competing policy priorities"


Friday, april 7, 2 pm - 3 pm, uh 4150

Presenter: Mr. Nate Rethorn, BA, MA (UT Econ alumnus)

Topic: "Global Economic Review and Developments in the U.S. Oil Market"


Friday, march 24, 2 pm, uh 4150

Presenter: Dr. Andrew Stockings

Topic: "Oil and Gas Development on Federal Land"


Friday, march 17, 2 pm - 3 pm, uh 4150

Presenter: Ms. Jackie Buhrmann (4th-year PhD student – Purdue)

Topic: "Good Enough Jobs:  Skill Mismatch and Two-Sided Heterogeneity in Frictional Labor Markets"


Wednesday, January 25, 4pm, bowman-oddy hall

Presenter: Dr. Onur Sapci (UT Economics)

Topic: "Climate Change Debate: The Role of Economics"


friday, November 4, 3-4pm, uh 4150

Presenter: Dr. James Bland (UT Economics)

Topic: "Mixture models of behavior and nuisance parameters: a semi-parametric Bayesian approach"


wednesday, November 9, 3-4pm, uh 4150

Presenter: Kan Yue (Purdue)

Topic: "Estimating Import Quality: Do Countries Agree on Rankings?"

Last Updated: 4/11/18