Department of Economics

Economics Department Speaker Series

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"

 

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, 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: 10/23/17