Seminars and Workshops

Seminars Workshops and Presentation Schedule

The Spring departmental seminar series is organized by Dr Xue (Micro) and Dr. Glosser (Macro) and is normally held on Monday afternoons (unless otherwise noted). If you would like to present, or have any questions, please feel free to contact them.

Spring 2015

Fall 2014



Spring 2015

February 9th (Monday)

Dana Prodoehl, UW-Whitewater

Topic: "Writing Well"

Time 3:30
Room: HH 1300

February 16th (Monday; Micro)

Owen Thompson, UW-Milwaukee

"The Determinants of Racial Differences in Parenting Practices: Evidence from the Civil Rights Era"

Time 3:30
Room: HH 1300

February 25th (Wednesday; Macro)

Frank Caliendo, Utah State University  (Cancelled)

"The Cost of Uncertainty about the Timing of Social Security Reform"

Time 3:30
Room: HH 1300

March 9th (Monday; Macro)

James Murray, UW-La Crosse

Topic: Fiscal Policy Uncertainty

Time 3:30
Room: HH 1300

March 30th (Monday; Applied Micro)

Eric Cramer, Center for Naval Analyses

Topic: TBD

Time 3:30
Room: HH 1300

April 13th (Monday; Micro)

Shatanjaya Dasgupta, Beloit College

Topic: TBD

Time 3:30
Room: HH 1300

April 22nd (Wednesday; Micro)

Chad Cotti, UW-Oshkosh

"One More Saturday Night: Food Stamp Timing and Monthly Consumption Patterns"

Time 3:30
Room: HH 1300

April 27th (Monday; Macro)

Behzad Diba, Georgetown University

"Optimal Money and Debt Management: liquidity provision vs tax smoothing"

Time 3:30
Room: HH 1300



Fall 2014

September 29th (Micro)

Gabriella Panayatova, UW-Madison

Topic: Interoperability and Hospital Incentives in the Adoption of Electronic Medical Records

Time 3:40
Room: HH 1300

October 13th (Macro)

Kurt Lunsford, UW-Madison

Topic: TBA

Time 3:40
Room: HH 1300

October 20th (Micro)

Eric Jamelske, UW-Eau Claire

Topic: Climate Change Policy in China and the US

Time 3:40
Room: HH 1300

October 27th (Macro)

Mitchell Morey, UW-Madison

Topic: Home bias in international trade - revealed preferences

Time 3:40
Room: HH 1300

November 10th (Micro)

Trevor Gallen, University of Chicago

Topic: Revealed Cash Value of Medicaid

Time 3:40
Room: HH 1300

November 17th (Macro)

Tzu-Chi Lin, UW-Madison

Topic: Debt-To-GDP Ratio Problem

Time 3:40
Room: HH 1300

November 24th (Micro)

Adrienne Ohler, Illinois State University

Topic: TBA

Time 3:40
Room: HH 1300

December 1st (Micro)

Hanzhe Zhang, University of Chicago

Topic: Relationships between marriage age and personal income, worldwide college gender gap reversal

Time 3:40
Room: HH 1300

December 8th (Macro)

Haomin Wang, UW-Madison

Topic: Intrahousehold risk-sharing and job search over the business cycle

Time 3:40
Room: HH 1300