Seminar Series

Seminar Series Spring 2023

Organizers: Utteeyo Dasgupta, Pablo Schenone, and Meiping Sun.


March 10 | 2:00 p.m. | In-person

Seminar Title: Real Exchange Rate and International Reserves in the Era of Financial Integration

Speaker: Joshua Aizenman (Robert R. and Katheryn A. Dockson Chair in Economics and International Relations and Professor of International Relations and Economics, USC).


March 21 | 4:00 p.m. | On Zoom

Seminar Title: The Transparency Gap (and new Incentivized Resume Rating research)

Speaker: Judd Kessler (Howard Marks Professor in the Business Economics and Public Policy Department at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania).


March 28 | 4:00 p.m. | In-person

Seminar Title: How is Fertility Behavior in Africa Different?

Speaker: Claus C. Pörtner (Howard J. Bosanko Professor of International Economics and Finance at the Albers School of Business and Economics of Seattle University).


April 4 | 4:00 p.m. | In-person

Seminar Title: Family Size and Child Migration: Do Daughters Face Greater Trade-Offs than Sons?

Speaker: Sharon Xuejing Zuo (Assistant Professor at the School of Economics, Fudan University, China).


April 11 | 4:00 p.m. | In-person

Seminar Title: Long-term Impacts of Early Childhood Access to Universal Preventative Health Services: Evidence from China

Speaker: Meiping Sun (Assistant Professor, Fordham University).


April 18 | 4:00 p.m. | In-person

Seminar Title: Absentee Landlords and Land Tenancy in India

Speaker: Melanie Khamis (Associate Professor of Economics, Wesleyan University).


April 24 | 4:00 p.m. | In-person

Seminar Title: Skyscraper Revolution: Global Economic Development and Land Savings

Speaker: Remi Jedwab (Associate Professor of Economics, Associate Professor of Economic and International Affairs, George Washington University).


April 25 | 4:00 p.m. | On Zoom

Seminar Title: Income Inequality and Job Creation

Speaker: Thomas Drechsel (Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Maryland). 


May 2 | 4:00 p.m. | In-person

Seminar Title: Herd Instinct in Digital Currency Market

Speaker: Minwoo Song (PhD candidate, CUNY; Instructor, Fordham University).

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