Labor, Development & Health Workshops

Spring 2019

All seminars are held in Oak 337 unless otherwise noted.

Date and Time

Presenter

Paper Title

1/23/2019
Wednesday Brown Bag Seminar
12:15 – 1:15
Deepak Saraswat
(UConn)
Gender Composition of Children and Sanitation Behavior In India
1/28/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Delia Furtado
(UConn)
Who Goes on Disability when Times are Tough? The Role of Social Costs of Take-Up among Immigrants
2/4/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Marianne Bitler
(UC Davis)
The Long-Run Effects of Food Assistance: Evidence from the Food Stamp Program
2/11/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Nuria Rodriguez Planas
(Queens College NY)
Independent Thinking and Hard Working, or Caring and Well Behaved? Short- and Long-term Impacts of Gender Identity Norms.
2/18/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Dean Lillard
(Ohio State)
Understanding the Correlation Between Alzheimer’s Disease Polygenic Risk, Wealth, and the Composition of Wealth Holdings
2/25/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Aprajit Mahajan
(UC Berkeley)
Financial Inclusion and Contract Terms: Experimental Evidence from Mexico
2/27/2019
Wednesday Brown Bag Seminar
12:15 – 1:15
Jorge Agüero
(UConn)
3/4/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Bryce Steinberg
(Brown University)
Brain vs. Brawn: Child Labor, Human Capital Investment, and the Role of Dynamic Complementarities
3/6/2019

Wednesday Brown Bag Seminar

12:15 – 1:15

Nishith Prakash Street Police Patrols and Violence Against Women in Public Spaces
3/11/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Daniel Bennett The Economic Impact of Mental Health Care in India
3/13/2019

Wednesday Brown Bag Seminar

12:15 – 1:15

Patti Ritter
3/17 – 3/23:  Spring Break
4/1/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Matthew Ross
(Wagner School of Public Service)
The Impact of Network Structure on the Quality and Quantity of Innovation
4/8/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Michela Carlana
(Harvard Kennedy School)
Revealing Stereotypes: Evidence from Immigrants in Schools
4/10/2019
Wednesday  Seminar3:30 – 4:30
Reception to Follow!
Caroline Hoxby
(Stanford University)
NOTE: this seminar will be located in Konover Auditorium 
4/15/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Phil DeCicca
(Ball State)
4/17/2019
Wednesday Brown Bag Seminar
12:15 – 1:15
Patralekha Ukil
(UConn)
4/22/2019
2:30 – 4:00
Oded Galor
(Brown University)
4/24/2019
Wednesday Brown Bag Seminar
12:15 – 1:15
David Simon
(UConn)
4/29/2019
3:00 – 4:30

Reception to Follow!
Phil Oreopoulos
(University of Toronto)
NOTE: this seminar will be located in Gentry 144
5/6: Final Exam Week

 

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