Departmental Speaker Seminars

Departmental Speaker Seminars: 2017-2018

Wednesday presentation are generally made by department faculty and graduate students. If the speaker is not from KU their affiliation will be listed.


 

Fall 2017 Schedule

Date Speaker Seminar Title
8/30/2017    
9/6/2017
4 pm 120 Snow
Jason Lindo (Texas A&M)
(invited by Dr. Slusky)
"How Far Is Too Far? New Evidence on Abortion Clinic Closures, Access, and Abortions"
9/13/2017
4062 Wescoe
Lucie Schmidt (Williams)
(invited by Dr. Ginther)
Supplemental Security Income and Child Outcomes: Evidence from Birth Weight Eligibility Cutoffs
9/20/2017    
9/27/2017
4062 Wescoe
David Slusky The Effect of an Increase in Lead in the Water System on Fertility, Pregnancy, and Birth Outcomes: The Case of Flint, Michigan
10/4/2017    
10/11/2017    
10/18/2017 Jiacheng He TBA
10/20/2017
Friday
358 Snow
Manuel Pulido Velasquez TBA
10/23/2017
Monday
302 Snow Hall
Jessica McCloskey The Impact of Unemployment Insurance on Job Quality: Recent Evidence from the US
10/25/2017
4062 Wescoe

Michael Roberts
(2:45)

Asmaa Yaseen
​(4:30)

The Impact of No Child Left Behind on Teacher Turnover
 

Effects of terrorist​  attacks on Labor Market :  A Case Study of Iraq 

11/1/2017    
11/8/2017
4:30
120 Snow
Jessica Dutra Incorporating Cost Efficiencies into Upward Pricing Pressure
11/15/2017  
 
11/22/2017 No Seminar Thanksgiving Break
11/29/2017
4:30 120 Snow
Adeel Faheem (KState)
(invited by Dr. Slusky)
 
12/6/2017    
     

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Spring 2018 Schedule

Seminars are held in 156 Snow from 3:30-5:00 pm, unless otherwise noted.

Date Speaker Seminar Title
1/24/18    
1/31/18 Amanda Gaulke (K-State)
(invited by Dr. Slusky)
 
2/7/18    
2/14/18 Chris Garmon (UMKC)
(invited by Dr. Slusky)
 
2/21/18 Asif Ruman (visiting scholar) On the Relation Between Central Bank's Balalnce Sheet and Financial Markets.
2/28/18    
3/7/18 Didem Tuzemen (KC Fed)
(invited by Dr. Slusky)
Health Care Reform or Labor Market Reform? A Quantitative Analysis of the Affordable Care Act 
3/14/18 Tami Gurley-Calvez (KUMC)
(invited by Dr. Slusky)
 
3/21/18 No Seminar Spring Break
3/28/18
Jiacheng He
TBA
4/1/18
Monday
Carlos Zambrana TBA
4/4/18      
4/11/18    

4/18/18

Ross Milton (K-State)
(invited by Dr. Slusky)

Crowd-out of Private Contributions to Local Public Goods: Evidence from School Tax Referenda

4/25/18 Jason Bergtold (K-State) Sugarcane Contracts in Brazil: How Sweet is the Deal?
4/27/18
Friday 
120 Snow
Manuel Pulido Velasquez
(2:00-3:30)
 
5/2/18 Sarah Martin (KC Health Dept)
(invited by Dr. Slusky)
 

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