Graduate Seminar Schedule


Fall 2016 Seminar Series (Econ798)

Seminars are scheduled for Wednesdays from Noon to 1:30 p.m. in DuSable Hall, Room 280 unless noted otherwise.

Please check this page often for updates to the schedule.


August 24

Graduate Student Orientation  

August 31

Department Meeting 

September 7

Graduate Student Title
IX Training


September 14

Uche Ekhator Northern Illinois University "Health Insurance Eligibility and Health
Outcomes of Under-five Year Olds in Nigeria"

September 21

Soroosh Azizi Northern Illinois University "Altruism: Primary Motivation of Remittances"

September 28

Paul Stroik Northern Illinois University "Environmental Spillovers from Domestic Foreign
Investment to Chilean Manufacturing Firms"

October 5

NIU Student Seminar
Practice for IEA Meetings

October 12

Manisha Shah UCLA "Workfare and Human Capital Investment:
Evidence from India"

October 14

Kuntal Das University of Canterbury, NZ TBA

October 26

Shawn Osell Northern Illinois University TBA

November 2

NIU Grad Student Seminars
Practice For Meetings 

November 9

November 16

Joyce Chen Ohio State University "Migration, Household Bargaining, and Human

November 23

Thanksgiving Holiday

November 30

December 7