Economics - Research


March 2, 2018
2:30 - 4:00pm, Room 4BC55 (Buhler Centre)
Ross McKitrick, University of Guelph
"Emission Taxes and Damage Thresholds in the Presence of Pre-Existing Regulations"


November 17, 2017
Umut Oguzoglu, University of Manitoba
"Like Father, Like Daughter (Unless There is a Son): Sibling Sex Composition and Women's Stem Major Choice in College"

October 27, 2017
Shao Lin, Bank of Canada
"Aggregate Fluctuations and the Role of Trade Credit"

May 11, 2017
Tanika Chakraborty, IIT Kanpur, India
“Beyond the average: parental peer heterogeneity and intergenerational transmission of education”

April 10, 2017
Sumon Majumdar, Queen’s University
"The Leader as Catalyst:  On Mass Movements and the Mechanics of Institutional Change"

March 24, 2017
Gagan Ghosh, Cal State Fullerton
"Sequential Second-Price Auctions with Budget-Constrained Bidders"

March 10, 2017
Halis Yildiz, Ryerson University
"Preferential Trade Agreements and Rules of the Multilateral Trading System"


April 4, 2016
Kim Huynh, Bank of Canada
“Cash Use in Canada”

March 18, 2016
Werner Antweiler, University of British Columbia
“Cross-Border Trade in Electricity”

March 4, 2016
Justin Leroux, HEC Montreal
"Accounting for Needs in Cost Sharing"

February 26, 2016
Jean Eid, Wilfrid Laurier University
"Full-day versus half-day kindergarten:  longer-run effects on academic test scores"

February 12, 2016
Hiroshi Kurata, Tohoku Gakuin University
"Product Standards and Free Trade Agreements"

February 5, 2016
Livio Di Matteo, Lakehead University
“Wealth Distribution and the Canadian Middle Class: Historical Evidence and Public Policy implications”


November 20, 2015
Arvind Jain, Concordia University
“Willful Blindness and Global Financial Crises”

November 13, 2015
Edgar Villa
“An Economic Growth Model with Asset Laundering: Evidence from Colombia.”

October 30, 2015
Geoff Dunbar, Bank of Canada
"The Social Network of Money"

September 25, 2015
Haizhen Mou, University of Saskatchewan
“Does Balanced Budget Legislation Matter in a Recession? Evidence from Canadian Provinces”

September 18, 2015
Kim Huynh, Bank of Canada
“Retail Payment Innovations and Cash Usage: Accounting for Attrition Using Refreshment Samples”

September 11, 2015
Martin Gervais, University of Iowa
“What Should I Be When I Grow Up? Occupations and Unemployment over the Life Cycle”

August 5, 2015
Jeremy Lise, University College London
“Multidimensional Skills, Sorting and Human Capital Accumulation”

April 7, 2015
Chetan Dave, NYU (Abu Dhabi)
"A Tale of Fat Tails"

March 27, 2015
Corinne Langinier, University of Alberta
"Plant Breeders’ Rights, Patents and Incentives to Innovation"

March 20, 2015
Manish Pandey, University of Winnipeg
“Immigration, Endogenous Technology Adoption and Wages”

March 6, 2015
Joel Bruneau, University of Saskatchewan
"Energy Price‐Differentials and Canada‐US trade"

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