Economics and Policy Workshop


Steven J. Davis, Kevin M. Murphy and Robert H. Topel


Niena Kidd (


Tuesdays, 10:00 am - 11:30 am


Harper Center C03

Please refer to the weekly announcement for up to date room or time changes.


Winter 2014

Date Topic Speaker, Institution
February 25 "Nation Building" 1:30-3:00 Alberto Alesina, Harvard University
March 11 TBD  

Spring 2014

Date Topic Speaker, Institution
April 1 "Capital is Back" Gabriel Zucman, LBS and UC Berkeley
April 16

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"The Climate Casino: Risk, Uncertainty and Economics for a Warming World" Held in Room C08 from 1:30-3:00

William Nordhaus, Yale
April 29

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"Policy Uncertainty, Trade and Welfare: Theory and Evidence for China and the U.S." Kyle Handley, University of Michigan
May 13

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"How Effective Is the Minimum Wage at Supporting the Poor?" Thomas MaCurdy, Stanford
May 27

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"Pharmaceutical Followers" Peter Arcidiacono, Duke

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