Graduate Seminar Schedule

FALL 2014 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 27, 2014 - Graduate Student Welcome Meeting


September 3, 2014 - Zheng Pan, Northern Illinois University, "Minimum Wage and School Enrollment: Micro
                                                     Evidence from State Borders"
 

September 10, 2014 - TBA

September 17, 2014 - Cancelled


September 24, 2014 - Mainul Chowdhury, Northern Illinois University, "Impact of Foreign Direct Investment 
                                                     (FDI), Official Development Assistance (ODA), remittances on Economic 
                                                     Growth in Selected south Asian Countries
 

October 1, 2014 - Elior Iseli, Northern Illinois University, "Impacts of the Retirement Earnings Test Repeal on
                                                      Elderly Labor Supply"


October 8, 2014 - Cancelled  


October 15, 2014 - No Seminar 


October 22, 2014 - Anne Winkler, University of Missouri-St. Louis, "How Did the Housing & Labor Market Crises
                                                       Affect Young Adults' Living Arrangements?"
 


October 29, 2014 - TBA 

October 31, 2014 (FRIDAY), 2:00 p.m. - DuSable 204Dr. Roger Koenker, University of Illinois, "Quantile
                                                      Regression From Then 'til Now"


October 31, 2014 (FRIDAY)4:00 p.m. - DuSable 248 - Dr. Roger Koenker, University of Illinois, "On a Problem
                                                     of Robbins: Empirical Bayes in One Easy Lesson"


November 5, 2014 - TBA 


November 12, 2014 - TBA 


November 19, 2014 - TBA 

November 21, 2014 (FRIDAY), 2:00 p.m. - DuSable 212 - Dr. Don Hedeker, University of Illinois at Chicago, "Mixed-
                                                    Effects Models For Longitudinal Ordinal Data"
 

November 21, 2014 (FRIDAY), 4:00 p.m. - DuSable 248 - Dr. Don Hedeker, University of Illinois at Chicago, "Mood
                                                    Changes Associated with Smoking in Adolescents: Applications of Mixed-Effects
                                                    Location Scale Models for Ecological Momentary Assessment (EMA) Data"


November 26, 2014 - Thanksgiving Holiday 


December 3, 2014 - TBA 


December 10, 2014 - TBA