Economics Department Events

Winter and Spring 2019

January 30, 2019 (two events)
Winter term Theses poster presentations
McCardell Bicentennial Hall/Great hall
2:30-4:30 PM

Feb. Graduation Celebration
Two Brothers
5:30-8 PM

Friday, March 1, 2019
Changyong Rhee, IMF
“Can Asia Be a Growth Pole in Global Economy in the 21st Century? Short- and Medium-term Challenges and Opportunities”
Robert A. Jones Conference room, 2nd floor
4:30 PM

Friday, April 5, 2019
Jon Willis, Kansas city Fed.
Title: TBD
WNS 208
12:30 PM

Saturday, April 27, 2019
D.K.Smith symposium, organized by Phani Wunnava
Title:"Economics of Inequality"
Speakers: Edward Wolff, NYU; Stephanie Seguino, UVM; Brad Herbshein, Upjohn Institute; William Rodgers III, Rutgers U; Ani Mitra, Bard college
9:30 AM-5:30 PM
Friday, May 3, 2019
Sebastian Sotelo, U of Michigan
Title: “Migration, Trade, and Specialization: Evidence from Brazil's March to the West”
WNS 208
12:30 PM
Friday, May 10, 2019
Lubka Petersen, Simon Fraser University
“Macroeconomic Literacy and Expectations”
WNS 208
12:30 PM
Monday, May 13, 2019
Spring thesis poster presentations
Wilson hall (in McCullough)
4-5:30 PM


Fall 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018
Ben Pugsley, Notre Dame University
Title TBD
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Axinn 219

September 14-15, 2018
Friday Noon to Saturday Noon
Liberal Arts Colleges- Economics Development conference
Axinn 219

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Andrew Samwick, Dartmouth
"The Insurance Value of Financial Aid"
12:15-1:30 PM
Axinn 229

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
D.K. Smith lecture
Andrew Samwick, Dartmouth College
"Tax Policy and Economic Growth"
4:30-6:00 PM
Robert A. Jones '59 House Conference Room, 2nd floor

Friday, October 19, 2018
Daniel Hungerman, Notre Dame University
Title TBD
12:30-2:00 PM
Warner Hall 208

Monday, October 22, 2018
Hilary Hoynes, UC Berkeley
"Social Safety Net Investments in Children"
4:30-6:00 PM
Axinn 229

Thursday and Friday, October 25-26, 2018
"Beyond Wall Street" Alumni Panel for EconomicsMajors
for details, see link

Friday, October 26, 2018
Seventh Annual IPE Symposium
“Environmental Policy in an Unequal World,”
12:15 PM
Rober A. Jones Conference room, 2nd floor

Thursday, November 1, 2018
Bob Prasch's Posthumus Book Dedication Ceremony
4-7 PM
Abernethy Room in Axinn Center at Starr library

Friday, November 2, 2018
Pablo CubaBorda, Federal Reserve Board, Washington D.C.
Title TBD
12:30-2:00 PM
Warner Hall 208

Friday, November 9, 2018
Shanthi Ramnath, Treasury/D.C.
Title TBD
2:00 PM
Axinn 220

Friday, November 30, 2018
Ranjit Dighe, SUNY Oswego
"Huck Finn as Economic History"
12:30-2 PM
Warner Hall 208

Department of Economics

Warner Hall
303 College Street
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753