Schedule for Academic Year 2018/2019

Sponsored by the Christian A. Johnson Lecture Series


All seminars meet at 4pm in Diamond 341 unless otherwise noted.


Fall 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018
“What Happens to Babies Born during Health-Worker Strikes?”
Willa Friedman
University of Houston

Monday, October 8, 2018 (2:30-3:30 in Alfond Commons 205)
“Subcontracting Requirements and the Cost of Government Procurement”
Benjamin Rosa
Virginia Tech

Thursday, October 25, 2018
“Gender Differences in Executive Departure”
Rachel Landsman
University of Pittsburgh

Thursday, November 1, 2018
“Labor Market Concentration, Earnings Inequality, and Earnings Mobility”
Kevin Rinz
U.S. Census Bureau

Thursday, November 8, 2018
“Poole Rules: Implementing Monetary Policy Using Multiple Instruments”
Stephen D. Morris
Bowdoin College

Thursday, December 6, 2018
“Minimum Wage Indexation As Equilibrium Selection in an Expectations-Driven Liquidity Trap”
Andy Glover
University of Texas, Austin


Spring 2019

Thursday, February 21, 2019
“Labor Market Flows and Development”
Kevin Donovan
Yale School of Management

Monday, April 8, 2019
“Auction Mechanisms and Treasury Revenue: Evidence from the Chinese Experiment”
Dakshina De Silva
Lancaster University Management School

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
“Cooperation, reciprocity, and efficiency in polygynous pastoralist households”
Jessica Hoel
Colorado College

Friday, April 19, 2019
“Manager Gender and the Effect of Performance Feedback on Effort and Attitude”
Martin Abel
Middlebury College

Friday, April 26, 2019
“Skill Mismatch Unemployment”
Erin L. Wolcott
Middlebury College

Friday, May 3, 2019
“Assessing the Direct and Spillover Effects of Shocks to Refugee Remittances”
Sarah Walker
University of New South Wales

Previous Seminars
Past Academic Year Seminars