Economic Speakers Series

Speaker's seminars are held on Friday afternoons at 2:30 pm. The schedule is below and will be updated as more information becomes available.

 

Winter 2017

 

April 13, 2017 - AT 2004

Transport costs, trade, and geographic concentration

Mark Brown & Kristian Behrens
Statistics Canada

 

March 10, 2017 - AT 1005

Responding to the First Era of Globalization: Canadian Trade Policy, 1870-1913

Patrick Alexander
Bank of Canada

 

 January 27, 2017 - AT 5036

The gender gap in university participation: What role do skills and parents play?

Kelly Foley, Assistant Professor
University of Saskatchewan

 

 Fall 2016

December 9, 2016 - ATAC 2015

Agreement and Disagreement in Social Networks

Steven Kivinen, Instructor
Dalhousie University

 

November 25, 2016 - ATAC 1005

How much do occupational indices miss the mark? Evidence from estimates of early 20th century immigrant labour market assimilation

Kris Inwood, Assistant Professor
University of Guelph

 

November 18, 2016 - ATAC 5036

Commute Mode Choice and Neighbourhood Sorting: The effect of public transit on income segregation

Andrea Craig, PhD Candidate
Queen's University

 

October 28, 2016 - ATAC 1005

Technology, Policy Distortions and the Rise of Large Farms

Wenbiao Cai, Assistant Professor
University of Winnipeg

 

 

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Historical:

"Thirty Years of Discussion Papers 1970-2000"
complied by Rick Anderson