Seminar Series Spring 2023
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
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).