IO, Environmental, and Law Economics Workshops

Fall 2021

All seminars are held online at https://s.uconn.edu/econseminar unless otherwise noted.

Date Time Presenter and Title
Mon., Sep. 13 2:30 p.m. Laura Bakkensen, University of Arizona
Climate Shocks, Cyclones, and Economic Growth: Bridging the Micro-Macro Gap
Mon., Sep. 27 2:30 p.m. Zach Brown, NC State University
The interaction of prices and peers in shaping demand for environmental health technologies:
a clean cookstove experiment in Northern Ghana
Mon., Oct. 11 2:30 p.m. Patrick Baylis, University of British Columbia
Mandated vs. Voluntary Adaptation to Natural Disasters: The Case of U.S. Wildfires
Mon., Oct. 18 2:30 p.m. Jorge Lemus, University of Illinois
The Benefit of the Doubt: Decision Making under Strategic Obfuscation
Mon., Nov. 1 2:30 p.m. David Laibson, Harvard – link to seminar
Present Bias Amplifies the Household Balance-Sheet Channels of Macroeconomic Policy
Mon., Nov. 8 2:30 p.m. Kailin Kroetz, Arizona State University

Distributional impacts of fishery disasters and implications for aid program design

Mon., Nov. 15 2:30 p.m. Frances Moore, UC Davis

Noah’s Ark in a Warming World: Climate Change, Biodiversity Loss and Public Adaptation Costs in the United States

Mon., Nov. 29 2:30 p.m. Heshan Zhang, UConn

Team Formation and Innovation

Mon., Dec. 6 2:30 p.m. Chuang Li, UConn
Opportunity Cost and Employment Effect of Emission Reduction: An Inter-Industry Comparison of Targeted Pollution Reduction

 

 

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