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Fall 2019 Department Speaker Series

All Seminars held Wednesdays in 452 Snow at 3:30 pm unless noted otherwise.

Date Speaker Seminar Title
Sept 25 Ruoning Han Bank Behavior under Deposit Competition, Internal Model-Based Capital Requirement and Supervision: Theory and Empirical Evidence
Oct 2 Gregory Leung The Effect of Marijuana Laws on College Students Mental Health
Oct 9 Caio Vigo Pereira

Portfolio Efficiency with High-Dimensional Data as Conditioning Information

Oct 16
Ahadul Muyeed

Competition, Mission Drift and Dynamic Incentives in Microfinance

Oct 23 Sifat Adiya Did Income Tax Cuts Lead to more Deaths on the Highways? 
Nov 1 William Duncan Community College Success Rates: Do Transfer Students Get a Fair Shot at a 4-year Diploma in Kansas?

  • Prof. Slusky testifies before Kansas Senate on public health and welfare related to Medicaid expansion bill. Read article >>
  • Prof. Barnett featured in KU Today for his research paper, Shilnikov chaos, low interest rates, and New Keynesian Macroeconomics. Read article >>
  • The American Journal of Public Health publishes a co-authored article by Gregory Leung, one of our current job candidates. Read article >>
  • Recent grad Jéssica Dutra and Prof. Sabarwal publish in PLOS ONE. Read article >>
  • Econ minor, Saif Bajwa, named as a Rhodes finalist. Learn more >>
  • Watch our October 17th John Ise distinguished speaker, Prof. Steve Hanke. See video >>
  • Econ undergraduate Elizabeth Sundahl co-founds popular student club. Learn more >>