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Department of Economics
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742

Graduate Program:
301-405-3544

Undergraduate Program:
301-405-8367

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: IO/THEORY
Ali Yurukoglu, Stanford University

"Dynamic Natural Monopoly Regulation"
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Hosted by Andrew Sweeting

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Christian Hellwig, University of Toulouse

"Risk-taking, Rent-seeking and Investment when Financial Markets are Noisy"
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Hosted by Luminita Stevens

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Jeanne LaFortune, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

"People and Machines: A Look at the Evolving Relationship Between Capital and Skill in Manufacturing 1850-1940 Using Immigration Shocks"

Hosted by Sergio Urzua

Monday, October 27, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
2113 Chincoteague Hall

SEMINAR: ECONOMETRICS
Peter Egger, ETH Zurich

Hosted by Ingmar Prucha

Monday, October 27, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: TRADE / INSTITUTIONS / POLITICS
Brian Scholl, US Senate Chief Economist

Hosted by Ethan Kaplan

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: IO/THEORY
Avi Goldfarb, University of Toronto

Hosted by Ginger Jin

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Ethan Ilzetzki, London School of Economics

Hosted by Boragan Aruoba

Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Eric Gould, Hebrew University

Hosted by Sergio Urzua

Monday, November 3, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: TRADE / INSTITUTIONS / POLITICS
Noam Yuchtman, University of California Berkeley

Hosted by Ethan Kaplan

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Laura Veldcamp, New York University Stern

Hosted by Luminita Stevens

Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Jing Cai, University of Michigan

Hosted by Ginger Jin

Monday, November 10, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: TRADE / INSTITUTIONS / POLITICS
Oleksandr Shepotylo, HSE, St. Petersburg

Hosted by Peter Murrell

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: IO/THEORY
Paul Scott, Toulouse School of Economics

Hosted by Andrew Sweeting

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Giorgio Primiceri, Northwestern University

Hosted by Boragan Aruoba

Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Ariel BenYishay, University of New South Wales

Hosted by Raymond Guiteras

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: IO/THEORY
Jeremy Fox, University of Michigan

Hosted by Andrew Sweeting

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Giuseppe Moscarini, Yale University

Hosted by John Shea

Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Jessica Pan, National University of Singapore

Hosted by John Ham

Friday, November 21, 2014 at 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: TRADE / INSTITUTIONS / POLITICS
Geoffrey Hodgson, Editor, Journal of Institutional Economics

Hosted by Roger Betancourt

Monday, November 24, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: TRADE /I NSTITUTIONS / POLITICS
Michael Burda, Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin

"Payroll Taxes, Social Insurance and Business Cycles"
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Hosted by Roger Betancourt

Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 12:01 am - 11:59 pm

The University of Maryland will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, November 28, 2014 at 12:01 am - 11:59 pm

The University of Maryland will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Gabriel Chodorow-Reich, Harvard University

Hosted by Ethan Kaplan

Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Hilary Hoynes, University of California Berkeley

Hosted by Lesley Turner

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: MACROECONOMICS / INT'L FINANCE
Ethan Ilzetzki, London School of Economics

Hosted by Boragan Aruoba

Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103, Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Anna Aizer, Brown University

Hosted by Soohyung Lee

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

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

Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rm. 4103,Tydings Hall

SEMINAR: LABOR / PUBLIC FINANCE / DEVELOPMENT
Rohini Pande, Harvard Kennedy School

Hosted by Jessica Goldberg

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"

Hpsted by Nuno Limao