Departmental Seminars

 

Winter 2019 Seminars (information uploaded as available)

Date Time Place Speaker Institution Title
Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 2:30 pm 409 Tier Building

Job Talk by
Kyoung-Gon Kim
Candidate for Macroeconomics Position in the Department of Economics

University of Colorado Financial Crisis and the Global Transmission of U.S. Monetary Policy Surprises
Friday, February 8th, 2019 2:30 pm 307 Tier Building Job Talk by
Yahong Zhang
Candidate for the Macroeconomics Position in the Department of Economics
Univesity
of Windsor
Household Debt,
Financial Intermediations and Monetary Policy
Monday, February 11th, 2019 2:30 pm 409 Tier Building Guillermo Gallacher
Candidate for the Macroeconomics Position in the Department of Economics
University of Washington, Seattle Manufacturing Employment, Trade and Structural Change
Friday, February 15th, 2019 2:30 pm 307 Tier Building Nikolaos Charalampidis
Candidate for the Macroeconomics Position in the Department of Economics
University of California, Irvine "Distributional Imbalances, Monetary Policy, and the U.S. Business Cycle"
Friday, February 15th, 2019 2:30 pm    136 Isbister Economics & Society Seminar Speaker:   Laura Lamb Thompson Rivers University "Cultural Attachment and Wellbeing Among Canada's Indigenous People:  A Rural Urban Divide"
Friday,
March 1st, 2019
2:30 pm 307 Tier Evelyn L. Forget University of Manitoba

"When Economic Field Experiments Go Off the Rails: Ontario's Basic Income Guarantee"

 

Fall 2018 Seminars

Date Time Place Speaker Institution Title
Sept 14th 2:30 - 4:00
p.m.
TIER
307
Soodeh
Saberian
University of Manitoba Hot Days
and the
Ability to Work
Sept 28th 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.

 TIER
307

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
* This event is sponsored by the Manitoba RDC