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Seminar Series Spring 2020

All seminars are from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm on Fridays in room CMC 209A unless otherwise stated.

DateSpeakerNotes
15-Jan-20
Rodrigo Schneider (Skidmore College)
"Crime and Political Effects of a Right-to-Carry Ban in Brazil"
Wednesday, 2:00-3:30pm
14-Feb-20
Jason Lindo (Texas A&M)
"Persistent Effects of Violent Media Content"
28-Feb-20
David Frisvold (University of Iowa)
"Chain Restaurant Calorie Posting Laws, Obesity, and Consumer Welfare"
6-Mar-20
Satya Das (University of South Florida)
"Determinants of Bilateral Trade in Manufacturing and Services: A Unified Approach"


Previous Semesters

Seminar Series Fall 2019

All seminars are from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm on Fridays in room CMC 209A unless otherwise stated.

DateSpeakerNotes
4-Oct-19
Joshua Kaisen (University of South Florida)
"Exploring Production Behaviors using a Natural Experiment on Youtube.com"
24-Oct-19
Yilu Dong (University of South Florida)
"Effects of the 340B Drug Pricing Program on Florida Hospital Prescribing Behavior, Patient Mix and Quality of Care"
Thursday, 11:00-12:15pm Room:BSN1200
Practice Job Talk
31-Oct-19
Samaneh Ghadyani (University of South Florida)
"The Effects of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 on the BMI of SNAP-Eligible Individuals"
Thursday, 1:00-2:00pm
Practice Job Talk
8-Nov-19
Dr. Sami Alpanda (University of Central Florida)
"Business Cycles with Oligopsonistic Competition in Labor Markets"
15-Nov-19
Dr. Xin Jin (University of South Florida)
"Incentivizing Corruption: An Unintended Consequence of Bureaucratic Promotions in China"
22-Nov-19
Dr. Jacopo Bizzotto (Oslo Metropolitan University)
"The optimal certifier when firms enter and invest"
06-Dec-19
Dr. Joshua Pinkston (University of Louisville)
"Changes Over Time in the Job Search Methods of Young Men"


Seminar Series Spring 2019

All seminars are from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm on Fridays in room CMC 209A unless otherwise stated.

DateSpeakerNotes
22-Feb-19
Dr. Daniel Rees (University of Colorado Denver)
"Public Health Efforts and the Decline in Urban Mortality"
8-Mar-19
Dr. William Greene (New York University)
"Fixed Effects and the Incidental Parameters Problem"
10:30 -12:00
22-Mar-19
Dr. Henry Schneider (Queen's University)
"Promoting Best Practices in a Multitask Workplace: Experimental Evidence on Checklists"
29-Mar-19
Dr. Melanie Guldi (University of Central Florida)
"Changes in the Air Ambulance Market and Effects on Individual Health Outcomes"
5-Apr-19
Dr. Eli Berman (University of California San Diego)
"PROXY WARS: Suppressing Violence through Local Agents"
12-Apr-19
Dr. Xin Jin (University of South Florida)
"Terrorist Attacks and the Labor Market Outcomes of Immigrants"
19-Apr-19
Yilu Dong (University of South Florida)
"Effects of the 340B Drug Pricing Program on Florida Hospital Prescribing Behavior,
Patient Mix and Quality of Care"


Seminar Series Fall 2018

All seminars are from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm on Fridays in room CMC 209A unless otherwise stated.

DateSpeakerNotes
7-Sep-18
Ichiro Nakamoto (University of South Florida)
19-Oct-18
Yilu Dong (University of South Florida)
2-Nov-18
Dr. Gautam Gowrisankaran (University of Arizona)
9-Nov-18
Dr. Giulia La Mattina (University of South Florida)


Seminar Series Spring 2018

All seminars are from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm on Fridays in room CMC 209A unless otherwise stated.

DateSpeakerNotes
2-Feb-18
Dr. Perihan Saygin (University of Florida)
23-Feb-18
Dr. Mike Lipsitz (Miami University (Ohio)) 2:00-3:30
2-Mar-18
Dr. Khushbu Mishra (Stetson University)
6-Mar-18
Dr. Ben Solow (Georgetown University) Tuesday, 12:30-2:00
23-Mar-18
Dr. S Anukriti (Boston College)
30-Mar-18
Dr. Elizabeth Brainerd (Brandeis University)
6-Apr-18
Dr. Luke Rodgers (Florida State University)
13-Apr-18
Dr. Xin Jin (University of South Florida)
13-Apr-18
Samaneh Ghadyani (University of South Florida) 2:00-4:00
20-Apr-18
Dr. Nicolas Ziebarth (Cornell University)


Seminar Series Fall 2017

All seminars are from 11:00 – 12:30 in room CMC 209A unless otherwise stated.

DateSpeakerNotes
29-Sept-17
Dr. Randy Ellis (Boston University) 1:00-2:30
6-Oct-17
Dr. Mark Guglielmo (University of South Florida)
6-Oct-17
Zahra Akbari (University of South Florida) 12:45-2:15
13-Oct-17
Dr. Chih Ming Tan (University of North Dakota)
20-Oct-17
Dr. Alfonso Sanchez-Penalver (University of South Florida)
27-Oct-17
Stephen Poteet (University of South Florida)
20-Nov-17
Dr. Fei Li (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill) Monday
29-Nov-17
Stefani Milovanska (University of South Florida) Wednesday, 9:30-11:00, 3rd Year Paper
1-Dec-17
Samaneh Ghadyani (University of South Florida) 9:00-10:30, Dissertation Proposal
1-Dec-17
Dr. Haiyan Liu (University of South Florida)
1-Dec-17
Nicole Schoenecker (Coastal Carolina University) 3:00-4:30, Dissertation Defense
6-Dec-17
Zahra Akbari (University of South Florida) Wednesday, TBA, Dissertation Proposal


Seminar Series Spring 2017

All seminars are from 11:00 – 12:30 in room CMC 209A unless otherwise stated.

DateSpeakerNotes
24-Jan-17
Lijuan Feng (University of South Florida) 9:00 - 10:45, Dissertation Proposal
10-Mar-17
Dr. Tobias Rotheli (University of Erfurt)
24-Mar-17
Dr. Erdal Tekin (American University)
31-Mar-17
Dr. John Williams (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)
7-Apr-17
Dr. Shuang Zhang (University of Colorado, Boulder)
28-Apr-17
Dr. Giulia La Mattina (University of South Florida)


Seminar Series Fall 2016

All seminars are from 11:00 – 12:30 in room CMC 209A unless otherwise stated.

DateSpeakerNotes
29-Jul-16
Dr. Natallia Gray (Southeast Missouri State University) 2:30 - 4:00
9-Sept-16
Dr. Joseph Terza (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis)
7-Oct-16
Dr. Xin Jin (University of South Florida)
21-Oct-16
Dr. Alfonso Sanchez Penalver (University of South Florida)
28-Oct-16
Dr. Haiyan Liu (University of South Florida)
31-Oct-16
Dr. Tatyana Deruginya (University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign) 9:30 - 11:00 (Monday)
4-Nov-16
Dr. Joshua Wilde (University of South Florida)
30-Nov-16
Joseph Coleman (University of South Florida) 12:00 - 2:00, Dissertation Proposal
1-Dec-16
Stephen Poteet (University of South Florida) 10:00 - 12:00, Dissertation Proposal
2-Dec-16
Dr. Sarah Kroeger (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)


Seminar Series Spring 2016

All seminars are from 11:00 – 12:30 in room CMC 209A unless otherwise stated.

DateSpeakerNotes
19-Jan-16
Dr. Peter Zweifel (University of Zurich)
12-Feb-16
Dr. Allen Goodman (Wayne State University) 9:30-11:00
22-Mar-16
Dr. Willa Friedman and Dr. Vikram Maheshri (University of Houston)
25-Mar-16
Dr. Alan Barecca (Tulane University)
1-Apr-16
Dr. Una Osili (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis)
8-Apr-16
Dr. Marcel Fafchamps (Stanford University)