Research Seminars

Please join the Department of Economics at our Brown Bag Research Seminars.


Fall 2014

  • October 17, 2014, 1:30-2:30, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Edward Kosack, University of Colorado-Boulder
    • "The Bracero Program and Effects on Human Capital Investments in Mexico, 1942-1964"
  • November 14, 2014, 1:30-2:30, 201 Academic Office Building
    • Kevin Duncan, CSU-Pueblo
    • "The Economics of Prevailing Wage Laws"
  • December 5, 2014, 1:30-2:30, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Austin Smith, University of Colorado-Boulder
    • "Spring Forward at Your Own Risk: Daylight Saving Time and Fatal Vehicle Crashes"

Spring 2014

  • February 21, 2014, 2:00-3:00, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Niven Winchester, MIT
    • "Secondary Behavioral Incentives: The Super Rugby Try Bonus"
  • March 14, 2014, 1:30-2:30, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Mohammed Akacem, MSU Denver
    • TBA
  • April 11, 2014, 1:30-2:30, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Christina Peters, MSU Denver
    • "Food for Thought: The Birth Order Effect and Differential Resource Allocation in Indonesia"
  • April 25, 2014, 1:30-2:30, 106 Dwire Hall
    • Alok Anand, Citi
    • "Econometric Modeling and Analytics During the Housing Market Led Financial Crisis"
  • May 2, 2014, 1:30-2:30, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Nick Mastronardi, USAFA
    • "Strategic Politico-Economy"

Fall 2013

  • September 13, 2013, 2:00-3:00, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Nick Mastronardi, Department of Economics and Geosciences, U.S. Air Force Academy
    • "Strategic Politico-Economy"
  • October 4, 2013, 2:00-3:00, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Molly Podolefsky, Department of Economics, UC-Boulder
    • "Tax Evasion and the Solar Investment Tax Credit"
  • November 1, 2013, 2:00-3:00, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Sheena Murray, Department of Economics, UC-Boulder
    • "Divorce Spillover Effects: The Effects of Marriage Participation On Future Divorce Rates"

Spring 2013

  • February 22, 2013, 1:30-2:30, 106 Dwire Hall
    • Pedro de Araujo, Department of Economics, Colorado College
    • "Women's Health Knowledge, Sexual Empowerment, and HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa"
  • March 8, 2013, 1:30-2:30, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Nathan Wozny, Department of Economics and Geosciences, US Air Force Academy
    • "Permanent Income and the Black-White Test Score Gap"
  • April 12, 2013, 1:30-2:30, 204 Dwire Hall
    • David Mullin, Department of Economics, UCCS
    • "Dishonesty and Cheating in a Federal Service Academy: Toleration is the Main Ingredient"
  • May 2, 2013, 1:30-2:30, 204 Dwire Hall
    • Larry Eubanks, Department of Economics, UCCS
    • "Curriculum for a Prosperous Republic"

Fall 2012

  • Joe Craig, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, UCCS
    • "Instructor Attire & Student Perforance"
  • Edward Hoang, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, UCCS
    • "Wealth Accumulation and Estate Taxes"