Economics
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Past Events

Feb10

ICES Seminar

Friday, February 10, 2012 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Truland Building, Room 478, Arlington, VA

Join us for the next ICES Experimental Economics Seminar of the semester, featuring Mark Dean. Professor Dean, of Brown University, will discuss his paper, "Estimating the Relationship Between Economic Preferences: A Testing Ground for Unified Theories of Behavior." The talk will take place on Friday, February 10th, from 4:00 to 5:30pm, in room 648 of the Truland Building, Arlington campus. Visit the Seminar schedule for a copy of the paper and to learn more about upcoming speakers.

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Feb9

Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Thursday, February 9, 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, Timur Kuran of Duke University, who will present, "Religious Obstacles to Democratization in the Middle East: Past and Present."

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Feb9

ICES Occasional Brown Bag Lecture

Thursday, February 9, 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 Naomi E. Feldman. Professor Feldman, of the Federal Reserve Board, will discuss her paper, "The Impact of Tax Exclusive and Inclusive Prices on Demand."

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Feb8

Wednesday Public Choice Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 8, 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 Timur Kuran of Duke University, who will present a lecture entitled, "Economic Modernization in Late British India: Hindu-Muslim Differences."

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Feb7

Tyler Cowen to Speak on the European Financial Crisis

Tuesday, February 7, 2012 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
The Hub (SUB II), Ballroom

The Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science and the Department of Economics will host its second Economics Community Forum on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012, at 7:30 p.m., featuring economics professor Tyler Cowen, and his presentation, “What Has Gone Wrong with Europe?”

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Feb3

Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Friday, February 3, 2012 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Founder's Hall, Room 478, Arlington, VA

This Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics will feature speaker, Andrei Shleifer of Harvard University, who will present, "Education and the Quality of Institutions."

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Feb1

Wednesday Public Choice Seminar Series

Wednesday, February 1, 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 Karl Smith of the University of North Carolina, who will present a lecture entitled, "Austrian Business Cycles and the Great Recession."

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Jan27

Workshop in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Friday, January 27, 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, Filip Palda of the University of Quebec, who will present, "Pareto’s Republic."

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Jan26

ICES Occasional Brown Bag Lecture

Thursday, January 26, 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 David Ong. Professor Karelis of Peking University, will discuss his paper, "Deserving Altruism: Type Preferences in the Laboratory."

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