Upcoming Events

Events Calendar

  • Friday, September 25, 2020 03:00pm - 04:00pm
    Maria Rosales, Rutgers University - Newark - Empirical Microeconomics

    "Social Interventions, Health and Wellbeing: The Long-term and Intergenerational Effects of a School Construction Program"

    03:00pm - 04:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - Contact Coordinator | Coordinator: Jennifer Hunt email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Monday, September 28, 2020 02:30pm - 04:00pm
    Angela Vossmeyer, Claremont College - Money, History and Finance

    "A Nested Choice Model of Correspondent Banking Relationships"

    02:30pm - 04:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM | Coordinator: Michael Bordo

  • Thursday, October 01, 2020 01:30pm - 03:00pm
    Xu Han, Temple University -  Econometrics

    01:30pm - 03:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM | Coordinator: Yuan Liao

  • Friday, October 02, 2020 03:00pm - 04:00pm
    Amanda Agan, Rutgers University - Empirical Microeconomics

    03:00pm - 04:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - Contact Coordinator | Coordinator: Jennifer Hunt, email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Friday, October 09, 2020 02:00pm - 03:00pm
    Yeonbin Yang, Rutgers University Graduate Student - Empirical Microeconomics

    "The Effects of Rural Household Electrification on Children's Schooling and Work in Brazil"

    Abstract: This paper examines the development effects of rural household electrification, focusing on school attendance and different types of work of children in Brazil during the period between 1991 and 2000. Using Brazilian Census data and an instrumented electricity measure, I estimate short-run effects of household electricity service on school attendance, market and non market working status, and housework inside the home done by girls. I find that household electricity service raises school attendance and reduces the likelihood that a girl stays home from school to do housework her own home. Household electricity also increases the probability of working for pay for both genders and makes boys less likely to do unpaid work to help family farm or enterprise. The findings suggest implications for behavioral responses of rural households in middle-income countries to household technical changes—people choose to invest in children's human capital, and increase market labor of children for both genders, which substitutes non market labor including housework of girls and boys' unpaid work at family farm or firms.

    02:00pm - 03:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - Contact Coordinator | Coordinator: Jennifer Hunt, email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Friday, October 16, 2020 03:00pm - 04:00pm
    Jennifer Hunt, Rutgers University - Empirical Microeconomics

    03:00pm - 04:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - Contact Coordinator | Coordinator: Jennifer Hunt, email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Friday, October 23, 2020 03:00pm - 04:00pm
    Suwei Luo, Rutgers University Graduate Student - Empirical Microeconomics

    03:00pm - 04:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - Contact Coordinator | Coordinator: Jennifer Hunt, email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Monday, October 26, 2020 02:30pm - 04:00pm
    Nathan Sussman, Geneva - Money, History and Finance

    "Financing the rebuilding of the City of London after the Great Fire of 1666"

    02:30pm - 04:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM | Coordinator: Michael Bordo

  • Friday, October 30, 2020 03:00pm - 04:00pm
    Hyunjoo Jang, Rutgers University Graduate Student - Empirical Microeconomics

    03:00pm - 04:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - Contact Coordinator | Coordinator: Jennifer Hunt, email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Friday, November 06, 2020 02:00pm - 03:00pm
    Yilin Wu, Rutgers University Graduate Student - Empirical Microeconomics

    02:00pm - 03:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - Contact Coordinator | Coordinator: Jennifer Hunt, email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Monday, November 09, 2020 02:30pm - 04:00pm
    Aurel Schubert, Vienna University of Economics - Money, History and Finance

    “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it – A new monetary policy strategy for the Euroarea?”

    02:30pm - 04:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM | Coordinator: MIchael Bordo

  • Friday, November 13, 2020 02:00pm - 03:00pm
    Yutian Yang, Rutgers University Graduate Student - Empirical Microeconomics

    02:00pm - 03:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - Contact Coordinator | Coordinator: Jennifer Hunt, email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Thursday, November 19, 2020 04:30pm - 06:00pm
    Xiaohong Chen, Yale University -  Econometrics

    04:30pm - 06:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - TBA | Coordinator: Roger Klein

  • Friday, November 20, 2020 02:00pm - 03:00pm
    Monica Mogollon Plazas, Rutgers University Graduate Student - Empirical Microeconomics

    02:00pm - 03:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - Contact Coordinator | Coordinator: Jennifer Hunt, email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Monday, November 23, 2020 02:30pm - 04:00pm
    Ryland Thomas, Bank of England - Money, History and Finance

    02:30pm - 04:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM | Coordinator: Michael Bordo

  • Friday, December 04, 2020 02:00pm - 03:00pm
    Bingxiao Wu, Rutgers University - Empirical Microeconomics

    "The Economics of Medical Procedure Innovation"?

    02:00pm - 03:00pm | Virtual - ZOOM - Contact Coordinator | Coordinator: Jennifer Hunt, email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Monday, December 07, 2020 02:00pm - 04:30pm
    Matthew Botsch, Bowdoin College - Money, History and Finance

    "A New Chronology of U.S. Asset Price Bubbles, 1825-1929", Co-authored with Andrew Jalil, Occidental College

    02:00pm - 04:30pm | Virtual - ZOOM | Coordinator: Michael Bordo

Upcoming Events

Fri Sep 25 @ 3:00PM - 04:00PM
Empirical Microeconomics
Maria Rosales, Rutgers University - Newark
Mon Sep 28 @ 2:30PM - 04:00PM
Money, History and Finance
Angela Vossmeyer, Claremont College
Wed Sep 30 @ 2:45PM - 04:15PM
Micro Theory/Experimental Seminar
Xuesong Huang, Rutgers University Graduate Student
Thu Oct 01 @ 1:30PM - 03:00PM
Econometrics
Xu Han, Temple University
Fri Oct 02 @ 3:00PM - 04:00PM
Empirical Microeconomics
Amanda Agan, Rutgers University
Mon Oct 05 @ 2:30PM - 04:00PM
Money, History and Finance
John Landon-Lane, Rutgers University
Thu Oct 08 @ 1:30PM - 03:00PM
Econometrics
Michael Leung, University of Southern California
Fri Oct 09 @ 2:00PM - 03:00PM
Empirical Microeconomics
Yeonbin Yang, Rutgers University Graduate Student
Mon Oct 12 @ 2:30PM - 04:00PM
Money, History and Finance
Peter Veru, University of Colorado
Fri Oct 16 @ 3:00PM - 04:00PM
Empirical Microeconomics
Jennifer Hunt, Rutgers University
Wed Oct 21 @ 2:45PM - 04:15PM
Micro Theory/Experimental Seminar
R. Vijay Krishna, Rutgers University Graduate Student
Fri Oct 23 @ 3:00PM - 04:00PM
Empirical Microeconomics
Suwei Luo, Rutgers University Graduate Student
Mon Oct 26 @ 2:30PM - 04:00PM
Money, History and Finance
Nathan Sussman, Geneva
Fri Oct 30 @ 3:00PM - 04:00PM
Empirical Microeconomics
Hyunjoo Jang, Rutgers University Graduate Student
Mon Nov 02 @ 2:30PM - 04:00PM
Money, History and Finance
James Morrison, LSE Political Science