Departmental Seminars


Fall 2018 Seminars (information uploaded as available)


Date Time Place Speaker Institution Title
Sept 14th 2:30 - 4:00
University of Manitoba Hot Days
and the
Ability to Work
Sept 28th 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.


Luc Clair University of Winnipeg Nonparametric Instrumental Variable
Estimation using Complex Survey Data
October 5th 2:30-4:00 p.m. TIER 307 Gregory Mason University of Manitoba Evaluating the Basic Income Using an Experiment
October 12th 2:30-4:00 p.m. TIER 307 * Martino Pelli University of Sherbrooke Roads and Resources: Groundwater Depletion in the North China Plains
October 19th 2:30 - 4:00 p.m. Tier 307 Karl B. Koth (unattached scholar) and John Serieux University of Manitoba

Making a Fortune in Jamaica: Nathaniel Phillips as Sugar Planter, 1761-1813

October 26 2:30-4:00 p.m. TIER 307 * Ben Sand York University Economy-Wide Spillovers From Boooms: Long Distance Commuting and the Spread of Wage Effects
Nov 2nd 2:30-4:00 p.m. TIER 307 Tristan Skolrud University of Saskatchewan Regulating nonpoint source greenhouse gas emissions in agriculture
Nov 9th 2:30-4:00 p.m. TIER 307 Marc Law University of Vermont Did Early Twentieth Century Alcohol Prohibition Matter?
Nov 23rd 2:30-4:00 p.m. TIER 307 Heather Whiteside University of Waterloo Austerity as epiphenomenon? Public assets before and beyond 2008
2:30-4:00 p.m. TIER 307 Janelle Mann University of Manitoba TBA
* This event is sponsored by the Manitoba RDC