SeminarsThroughout the academic year research seminars are held with presentations by faculty from MSU and other universities and research institutions. 

Following is the current schedule of the department seminars for Fall Semester 2018.  Volunteers and suggestions for other speakers for the Spring 2019 semester are encouraged.  Please contact Mark Anderson or Carly Urban.


 

Fall 2018
Date/Time Presenter Title/Abstract Location
Wednesday
August 29
7:30 PM
Angus Deaton, Department of Economics 
Princeton University
(Host:  Vince Smith)                                           
Inequality and Deaths of Despair
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Strand Union Building,
Ballroom A                            
Friday
August 31
3:15 - 4:45 PM     
Ryan Brown, Department of Economics
University of Colorado Denver
(Host:  Mark Anderson)
Human Capital and Infectious Disease: 
Evidence from Mexico's Clean Water Program
Linfield Hall
Room 406
Friday
September 21
3:15 - 4:45 PM
Matt Taylor, Department of Economics
University of Montana
(Host:  Mark Anderson)

Cognitive Ability and Behavior in the Lab:
Are Differences in Intrinsic
Motivation a Problem?

Linfield Hall
Room 406
Thursday
October 18
3:15 - 4:45 PM
Julie Berry Cullen, Department of Economics
University of California, San Diego
(Host:  Mark Anderson)
To Be Determined Linfield Hall
Room 406
Friday
October 19
5:30 - 6:30 PM
College of Letters and Science
Distinguished Speaker Series

Julie Berry Cullen, Department of Economics
University of California, San Diego
Attitudes Toward Government and Tax Evasion
Linfield Hall
Room 125
Friday
November 2
3:15 - 4:45 PM
Justin Gallagher, Department of
Agricultural Economics & Economics

(Host:  Mark Anderson)
The Effect of Cash Assistance on Household
Finance and Business Growth after a Natural Disaster
Linfield Hall
Room 406

Tuesday
November 13
3:15 - 4:45 PM

Amanda Countryman, Department of Agricultural and
Resource Economics
Colorado State University
(Host: Eric Belasco)

A COOL Tale: Welfare of the U.S.
Mandatory Country of Origin
Labeling Repeal

Linfield Hall
Room 406

Friday
November 16
3:15 - 4:45 PM
Krishna Regmi, University of Alabama 
(IRAEA)
(Host:  Carly Urban)
Labor Demand Shocks at Birth and Cognitive
Achievement during Childhood
Linfield Hall
Room 406