Presentations are in Smith Hall 308 at 4pm (unless otherwise noted)
Please contact Edward Kosack for additional information .


Fall 2017

September 22 - Amanda Cook, Bowling Green State University
"Upcoding: Health Service Providers Responding to Changes in Medicare Reimbursement"

October 19 - Laura Youderian, Xavier University
"Intergenerational Human Capital Tradeoffs"

November 28 - Rhet Smith, University of Georgia

"The Effects of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries on Adverse Opioid Outcomes"

Past Seminars

April 20, 2017 - Qian Li, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
"Dynamic Effects of Consumption Tax Reforms with Consumer Durables"

March 23, 2017 - Justin Roush, Georgia College and State University
"Relative Performance Feedback with Scrutiny: A Large University Classroom Field Experiment"

March 17, 2017 - Peri da Silva, Kansas State University
"The Political Economy of Preferential Trade Agreements: An Empirical Investigation"

November 11, 2016 - Mark Melichar, Tennessee Tech University

"Does Extreme Weather Stunt Economic Growth? Evidence from U.S. States."

October 28, 2016 - Matthew Makofske, Miami University
"The Effect of Information Salience on Product Quality: Louisville Restaurant Hygiene and"

September 9, 2016 - Zach Ward, Australia National University
"Escaping the Great Hunger: The Long Run Outcomes of the Famine Irish in America"

May 2, 2016 - Mina Kim, Bureau of Labor Statistics
"International Trade Price Stickiness and Exchange Rate Pass-through in Micro Data: A Case Study of US-China Trade"

April 13, 2016 - Erik Nesson, Ball State University
"The Measurement of Health and the Connection Between Health Inequality and Income"

March 2, 2016 - Laura Youderian, Xavier University
"Parental Time Investment in Early Education and Its Policy Implications"

February 19, 2016 - Austin Smith, Miami University
"My Future or Our Future? The Disincentive Impact of Equity Contracts for Individuals"

February 5, 2016 - Clay McManus, Xavier University
"The Effects of Import Competition on Health in the Local Economy"

December 9, 2015 - Tim Larsen, Vanderbilt University
"The Strange Career of Jim Crow: Labor Scarcity and Discrimination in the American South"

November 6, 2015 - Bree Lang, Xavier University
"Racial Wealth Gaps and Housing Segregation: Evidence from Down Payment Assistance"

October 6, 2015 - Edward Kosack, Xavier University
"The Bracero Program and Entrepreneurial Investment in Mexico"

September 18, 2015 - Matthew Lang, Xavier University
"Will Medicaid Expansions Increase Charges for Privately Insured Patients? Evidence from California Newborns"