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Colgate University-Hamilton College Economics Seminar Series

We leverage our proximity to Hamilton College provide students at both schools with exposure to engaging and challenging lectures.

2014-2015 Schedule

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, 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, November 21: Kory Kroft, University Toronto, 2:00 pm,  Hamilton College

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

Friday, April 24: Fran Blau and Larry Kahn, Cornell University, 2:00 pm, 226 Persson, Colgate University

Previous Seminar Series

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."
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