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Colgate University-Hamilton College Economics Seminar Series

We work together with Hamilton College due to our geographic proximity and common pedagogical goals to provide students at both schools with exposure to engaging and challenging lectures.

2015-2016

  • Thursday, September 10 (SPECIAL DATE AND TIME)
    Jessica Hoel, Colorado College, 11:30 am,   226 Persson at Colgate

  • Friday, September 25
    James Cox, Georgia State University, 2:00 p.m., 226 Persson at Colgate

  • Friday, October 2
    Emily Conover, Hamilton College, 2:00 p.m. at Hamilton

  • Friday, October 30
    Richard Akresh, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2:00 p.m., 226 Persson at Colgate

  • Friday, December 4
    Eric Hilt, Wellesley College, 2:00 p.m., 226 Persson at Colgate

Previous Seminar Series

2014-2015
Friday, September 5: Greg Clark, UC Davis, 2:00 pm, 226 Persson Hall, Colgate University

Friday, September 19: Qi Ge, Skidmore, and Ben Ho, Vassar, 2:00 pm, Hamilton College

Friday, October 3: Taylor Jaworski, Queens University, "Market Structure, Ownership, and the Provision of Residential Electricity: Evidence from the United States at Mid-Century", 2:00 pm, 226 Persson Hall, Colgate University

Friday, October 10: Anne Le Brun, Harvard University, 2:00 pm, Hamilton College

Friday, October 24: Yan Ma, Kobe University, 2:00 pm, 226 Persson, Colgate University

Friday, November 7: Victor Matheson, Holy Cross, "Many Happy Returns? The Pro Bowl, Mega-events, and Tourism in Hawaii", 2:00 pm, 226 Persson, Colgate University

Friday, November 14: Cristina Fuentes-Albero, Fed Board of Governors and Rutgers University, 2:00 pm, 226 Persson Hall, Colgate University

Friday, December 5: Judit Temesvary, 2:00 pm at Hamilton College

Friday, March 13: Erick Gong, Middlebury College, 2:00 pm, KJ 102, Hamilton College

Friday, March 27: Sarah Jacobson, Williams College, 2:00 pm, 226 Persson, Colgate University

Friday, April 10: Pinar Keskin, Wellesley College, 2:00 pm, KJ 102, Hamilton College

Friday, April 17: Adriana Kugler, Georgetown University, 2:00 pm, KJ 102, Hamilton College

Friday, April 24: Fran Blau and Larry Kahn, Cornell University, "Substitution Between Individual and Source Country Characteristics: Social Capital, Culture, and US Labor Market Outcomes Among Immigrant Women", 2:00 pm, 226 Persson, Colgate University

Friday, May 1: Kory Kroft, University Toronto, "Optimal Income Taxation with Unemployment and Wage Responses: A Sufficient Statistics Approach", 2:00 pm,  KJ101, Hamilton College
2013-2014
Friday, September 20: Kris Gerardi, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, 2:00 p.m. KJ 203, Hamilton College, "Foreclosure externalities: New evidence", Kristopher Gerardi, with Eric Rosenblatt, Paul S. Willen, Vincent W. Yao

Friday, October 4: Ethan Lewis, Dartmouth, 2:00 p.m., 226 Persson Hall, Colgate University, "People and Machines A Look at the Evolving Relationship Between Capital and Skill in Manufacturing 1850-1940 Using Immigration Shocks"  (Contact: Chad Sparber)

Friday, October 18: Christopher Barrett, Cornell University, 2:00 p.m., 226 Persson Hall, Colgate University "Decomposing Intergenerational Income Elasticity: The gender-differentiated contribution of capital transmission in rural Philippines." (Contact: Carolina Castilla)

Friday, October 25: Nicola Lacetera, University of Toronto, 2:00 p.m., 226 Persson Hall, Colgate University "Bid Takers or Market Makers? The Effect of Auctioneers on Auction Outcomes"  (Contact: Carolina Castilla)

Friday, November 8: Nick Kiefer, Cornell University, 2:00 p.m., Hamilton College

Friday, November 15: Julia Schwenkenberg, Rutgers University, 2:00 p.m., Hamilton College "Selection into Occupations and the Intergenerational Socioeconomic Mobility of Daughters and Sons"  (Contact: Emily Conover)

Friday, November 22: Carolina Castilla, Colgate University, 2:00 p.m., 226 Persson Hall, Colgate University

Friday, December 6: Arturs Kalnins, NBER and Cornell University, 1:30 p.m.(Note change of time than previously posted), 226 Persson Hall, Colgate University "Mergers Increase Output When Firms Compete by Managing Revenue"  (Contact: Zijun Luo)

Friday, December 13: Andrew Nutting, Hamilton College, 2:00 p.m., KJ 203, Hamilton College, "Political Environment and Domestic Migration"

Friday, January 24: Kevin Thom, NYU, 2:00 p.m., Hamilton College, "From Maize to Haze: Agricultural Shocks and the Growth of the Mexican Drug Sector"

Friday, March 28: Bharat Bhole, RIT, 1:30 p.m., 226 Persson, Colgate University, "Word-of-mouth communication and Demand for Products with Different Quality Levels" (Contact: Jyoti Khanna)

Friday, April 18: William Horrace, Syracuse University, 2:00 p.m., Kirner Johnson 203,  Hamilton College, "How Dark is Dark?  Bright Lights, Big City, Racial Profiling"

Friday, April 25: Lourenço Paz, Syracuse, 2:00 p.m., 226 Persson, Colgate University, "The Effects of Exporting on Wages: An Evaluation Using the 1999 Brazilian Exchange Rate Devaluation" (Contact: Piyush Chandra)

Friday, May 2: Rodrigo Sekkel, Bank of Canada, 2:00 p.m., Hamilton College, Title TBA

Friday, May 9: Hitoshi Shigeoka, Simon Fraser, 1:30 p.m., 226 Persson, Colgate University, "Do Risk Preferences Change? Evidence from Panel Data Before and After the Great East Japan Earthquake."
2012-2013
2011-2012
2010-2011