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Applied Economics Seminar

Fall 2023

Seminars will be held from 1:30-3:00PM on Fridays in the Koo Room unless otherwise specified. Please contact Justin Kirkpatrick (jkirk@msu.edu) for a Zoom meeting invitation or if you have any questions.

September 1 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Joshua Gottlieb, U Chicago Public Policy
Market Size and Trade in Medical Services
September 15 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Ying Fan, U Michigan
Spillover Effects in Complementary Markets: A Study of the Indian Cellphone and Wireless Service Markets
September 22 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Chris Campos, U Chicago Booth
Social Interactions and Preferences for Schools: Experimental Evidence from Los Angeles
September 29 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Erin Mansur, Dartmouth
Electrification in the Long Run
October 6 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Paul Gertler, UC Berkeley
Closing the early childhood skills gap between disadvantaged and advantaged populations: Evidence from the Roma/Turkish minorities in Europe

Note: Joint with AFRE
October 13 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Raghav Rakesh, Michigan State University
International Peers in Higher Education and Domestic Students' Outcomes

Note: Job Market Talks
October 20 (Friday)
1:00 - 3:30
Mariama Sow and Yiqian Wang, Michigan State University
The road to nation building: Infrastructure development, Political Patronage and National Identification in Africa
Trust or Stigmatize? The effect of anonymity-reducing on social media

Note: Job Market Talks
November 3 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Rebecca Thornton, Baylor
Learning More about Teachers: Estimating Teacher Value-Added and Treatment Effects on Teacher Value-Added in Northern Uganda
November 10 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Jishnu Das, Georgetown
The Market for Healthcare in Low-Income Countries
November 17 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Jan Brueckner, UC Irvine
How Do Airlines Cut Fuel Usage, Reducing their Carbon Emissions?
December 8 (Friday)
1:30 - 3:00
Stephan Heblich, U Toronto
Slavery and the British Industrial Revolution

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