Labor, Development & Health Workshops

All seminars are held in Oak 337 unless otherwise noted.

Date Time Presenter
Paper Title Host
8/29/2017 3:30 – 5:00
9/5/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Mike Dinardi
(UConn)
Affordable Care Act Medicaid Expansions and the Impact on Nurses
9/12/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Anjali Adukia
(University of Chicago – Harris School of Public Policy)
“Educational Investment Responses to Economic Opportunity: Evidence from Indian Road Construction” Steve Ross
9/19/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Caroline Theoharides
(Amherst College)
 The Impact of Healthcare Worker Migration on Sending Country Human Capital: Evidence from Filipino Nurse Migration.  Jorge Aguero and Josh Hyman
9/26/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Chris Ruhm
(University of Virginia)
Fatal Overdoses: Deaths of Despair or Drug Problems? David Simon
10/3/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Xiupeng (Jeff) Wang
(UConn)
 Labor Market Polarization In Britain and Germany: A Cross-national Comparison Using Longitudinal Household Data
10/10/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Sarah Turner
(University of Virginia)
 Measuring Opportunity in U.S. Higher Education Steve Ross
10/17/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Asim Khwaja
(Harvard – Kennedy School)
 Crossing Boundaries: Experimental Evidence on Access Constraints for Women Nishith Prakash
10/24/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Nathan Nunn
(Harvard)
“Social Structure and Conflict: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa” Metin Coşgel
10/31/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Jonathan Gruber
(MIT)
Defensive Medicine: Evidence from military Immunity David Simon
11/7/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Sungoh Kwon
(UConn)
 The Effects of Affirmative Action Bans on Low-Income College Access, Upward Mobility, and College Quality
11/14/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Chris Blattman
(University of Chicago – Harris School of Public Policy)
Pushing crime around the corner? Estimating experimental impacts of large-scale security interventions Nishith Prakash
11/21/2017  THANKSGIVING BREAK
11/28/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Hannes Schwandt
(University of Zurich)
Delia Furtado
12/5/2017 3:30 – 5:00 Lucie Schmidt
(Williams College)
Ken Couch

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