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Applied Economics

Fall 2019

The seminars will be held in the Koo room between 1:30-3:00PM on Fridays unless otherwise specified. Joint seminars with AFRE are in the Koo room. Please contact Ajin Lee (leeajin@msu.edu) if you have any questions.

September 6 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Prabhat Barnwal, Michigan State University
Firms under Autocracy and Democracy: Evidence from Indonesia's Democratic Transition
September 13 (Friday)
10:30 - 12:00
Lauren Falcao Bergquist, University of Michigan
Scaling Up Agricultural Policy Interventions: Theory and Evidence from Uganda

Note: Joint with AFRE
September 20 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Pallavi Pal, Michigan State University
Influence of Externality on the Number of Ads Per Page in Online Advertising

Note: Job market practice talk
September 27 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
104 Berkey Hall
Riley Acton, Michigan State University
Community College Program Choices in the Wake of Local Job Losses

Note: Job market practice talk
October 4 (Friday)
1:00 - 4:00
104 Berkey Hall
Yeon Choi & Chris Fowler , Michigan State University
Yeon - The Effect of Broader Liver Sharing on Patient Outcomes and Offer Acceptance
Chris - Brain Drain in the US: Uneven Migration and Income Inequality

Note: Job market practice talk
October 11 (Friday)
1:00 - 4:00
104 Berkey Hall
Gabrielle Pepin & Yunni Deng, Michigan State University
Gabrielle - The Effects of Child Care Subsidies on Paid Child Care Participation and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from the Child and Dependent Care Credit
Yunni - Technical Efficiency in Michigan Property Tax Assessment

Note: Job market practice talk
October 18 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Manasi Deshpande, University of Chicago
Beyond Health: The Welfare Effects of Disability Insurance
October 30 (Wednesday)
1:30 - 3:00
Mike Kofoed, United States Military Academy at West Point
Army Enlistment and Free Community College: The Case of Tennessee Promise

Note: Joint with Ed Policy
November 1 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Richard Murphy, University of Texas at Austin
Deregulating Teacher Labor Markets
November 15 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Jeffrey Lin, Philadelphia Fed
Freeway Revolts! The Quality of Life Effects of Highways
November 22 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Peter Hull, University of Chicago
Measuring Racial Discrimination in Bail Decisions
December 6 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Corinne Low, Wharton (University of Pennsylvania)

Note: Joint with Human Resources and Labor

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