About Us

Department of Economics
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742

Graduate Program:
301-405-3544

Undergraduate Program:
301-405-8367

Upcoming Events

Monday, March 2, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMNAR: TRADE / INSTITUTIONS / POLITICS
Sharun Mukand, University of Warwick and Princeton Institute for Advanced Studies

"A Bridge over the Ethnic Divide? Nation Building and Identity Formation in Rwanda"

Hosted by Ethan Kaplan

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Nils Gornemann, Board of Govenors

"Sovereign Default, Private Investment, and Economic Growth"
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Hosted by Felipe Saffie

Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: IO/THEORY
Robin Lee, Harvard University

"The Welfare Effects of Vertical Integration in Multichannel Television Markets"

Hosted by Andrew Sweeting

Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm 4103 Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Solomon Hsiang, UC Berkeley

"Does the Environment Still Matter? Daily Temperature and Income in the United States"
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Hosted by Raymond Guiteras

Monday, March 9, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

SEMINAR: ECONOMETRICS
Jeffery Wooldridge, Michigan State University

Hosted by Ingmar Prucha

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Tarek Alexander Hassan, University of Chicago Booth

Hosted by Felipe Saffie

Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm 4103 Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
William Evans, University of Notre Dame

Hosted by Judy Hellerstein

Monday, March 23, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: TRADE / INSTITUTIONS / POLITICS joint with IO/THEORY
Robert Staiger, Dartmouth College

Hosted by Nuno Limao

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Alisdair McKay, Boston University

Hosted by Boragan Aruoba

Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm 4103 Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Andreas Mueller, Columbia University

Hosted by Katharine Abraham

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: IO/THEORY
Rod Garratt, New York Federal Reserve

Hosted by Peter Cramton

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Iourii Manovskii, University of Pennsylvania

Hosted by Boragan Aruoba

Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm 4103 Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Sarah Turner, University of Virginia

Hosted by Lesley Turner

Monday, April 6, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: TRADE / INSTITUTIONS / POLITICS
Justin Burkett, Wake Forest University

Hosted by John Wallis

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: IO/THEORY
David Parkes, Harvard University

Hosted by Peter Cramton

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Matt Notowidigdo, Northwestern University

Hosted by John Shea

Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm 4103 Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Shintaro Yamaguchi, McMaster University

Hosted by Sergio Urzua

Monday, April 13, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

SEMINAR: ECONOMETRICS
Timothy Christensen, New York University

Host:  Guido Kuersteiner

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: IO/THEORY
Glen Weyl, Microsoft Research

Hosted by Peter Cramton

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Alp Simsek, MIT

Hosted by John Shea

Monday, April 20, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

SEMINAR: ECONOMETRICS
Isaiah Andrews, Harvard University

"Conditional Inference with a Functional Nuisance Parameter"

Hosted by Guido Kuersteiner

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

EMINAR: IO/THEORY
Kei Kawai, New York University Stern

Hosted by Andrew Sweeting

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Bora Durdu, Board of Govenors

Hosted by Boragan Aruoba

Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm 4103 Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Douglas Miller, UC Davis

Hosted by Melissa Kearney

Monday, April 27, 2015 at 3:03 pm - 5:00 pm

SEMINAR: ECONOMETRICS
Christoph Rothe, Columbia University

Hosted by Guido Kuersteiner

Monday, April 27, 2015 at 3:50 pm - 5:30 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: Trade, Institutions and Politics joint with Macroeconomics
Stephen Redding, Princeton University

"What is 'Firm Heterogeneity" in Trade Models? The Role of Quality, Scope, Markups, and Cost"

Hosted by Nuno Limao

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: IO/THEORY
Kevin Williams, Yale School of Management

Hosted by Andrew Sweeting

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm 4103 Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Adriana Lleras-Muney, UCLA

Hosted by Soohyung Lee

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: IO/THEORY
Raja Kali, University of Arkansas

Hosted by Lawrence Ausubel

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
David Berger, Northwestern University

Hosted by Ethan Kaplan

Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm 4103 Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Daniel Bennett, University of Chicago Harris School

Hosted by Sebastian Galiani