Economics
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Past Events

Mar1

Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Thursday, March 1, 2012 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Enterprise Hall, Room 318, Economics Conference Room

This Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics will feature speaker, Steve Medema of the University of Colorado, who will present, "Rethinking Market Failure."

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Feb29

Wednesday Public Choice Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 29, 2012 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM
Carow Hall, Lecture Hall

The Seminar Series, now over 30 years old, invites scholars from around the world to share their work in a formal lecture which is followed by a rigorous question and answer session and a light dinner. This Wednesday's lecture will feature Panu Poutvaara of the University of Munich & Ifo Institute, who will present a lecture entitled, "The Right Look: Conservative Politicians Look Better and Voters Reward It."

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Feb24

Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Friday, February 24, 2012 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Founder's Hall, Room 478, Arlington, VA

This Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics will feature speaker, Nassim Taleb of New York University Polytechnic Institute, who will present, "Fragility and Anti-Fragility."

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Feb24

The Information Economy Project presents an Innovation and Intellectual Property Conference

Friday, February 24, 2012 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Arlington, VA

The Information Economy Project at George Mason University proudly presents an Innovation and Intellectual Property Conference, The Digital Inventor: How Entrepreneurs Compete on Platforms. The assembly line of our knowledge-based economy begins with technology discovery and ends with the moving target of a consumer market. Connectivity is funded and rewarded through exchanges of time, money, and digital goods. The conversation in this conference will identify key priorities in technology policy for innovation, network investment, and content delivery models. Articles will be published in a special issue of the Journal of Law, Economics & Policy. Reserve your seat via email: iep.gmu@gmail.com or fill out our online form. Virginia CLE credits are pending; CLE registration will be $50 for GMU Law alum and government employees, $80 for general registration, and $100 at the door.

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Feb23

ICES Occasional Brown Bag Lecture

Thursday, February 23, 2012 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Truland Building, Room 400-R, Arlington Campus

Join us for the next ICES Occasional Brown Bag Lecture, featuring Charles Karelis. Professor Karelis, will discuss his paper, TBA.

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Feb22

Wednesday Public Choice Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM
Carow Hall, Lecture Hall

The Seminar Series, now over 30 years old, invites scholars from around the world to share their work in a formal lecture which is followed by a rigorous question and answer session and a light dinner. This Wednesday's lecture will feature Suresh Naidu of Columbia University & Santa Fe Institute, who will present a lecture TBA.

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Feb17

Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Friday, February 17, 2012 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Founder's Hall, Room 478, Arlington, VA

This Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics will feature speaker, Ryan Muldoon of the University of Pennsylvania, who will present, "Justice without Agreement."

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Feb16

ICES Occasional Brown Bag Lecture

Thursday, February 16, 2012 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Truland Building, Room 400-R, Arlington Campus

Join us for the next ICES Occasional Brown Bag Lecture featuring Agnieszka Tymula. Professor Tymula, of New York University, will discuss the paper, "Feedback, Self-Esteem and Performance in Organizations."

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Feb15

Wednesday Public Choice Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM
Carow Hall, Lecture Hall

The Seminar Series, now over 30 years old, invites scholars from around the world to share their work in a formal lecture which is followed by a rigorous question and answer session and a light dinner. This Wednesday's lecture will feature Agnieszka Anna Tymula of New York University, who will present a lecture entitled, "Tacit Quid Pro Quo Agreements: An Experimental Study."

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