Economics
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Past Events

Dec7

Public Choice Seminar with Charles Calomiris

Wednesday, December 7, 2011 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. The Fall 2011 will be hosted by Drs. Garett Jones and Noel Johnson and coordinated by Jane Perry. All papers made available will be posted on this site for downloading. For more information call the Center: (703) 993-2330.

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Dec6

ICES Occasional Brown Bag Lecture featuring Anya Savikhin

ICES Occasional Brown Bag Lecture featuring Anya Savikhin

Tuesday, December 6, 2011 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Truland Building, Room 400-R, Arlington Campus

The Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science (ICES) presents an Occasional Brown Bag Lecture featuring Anya Savikhin of the University of Chicago. She will present, "Visibility of Contributors and Cost of Information: An Experiment on Public Goods." Please bring your own lunch, coffee will be provided. Please RSVP with Stan Tsirulnikov at stantsirulnikov@gmail.com.

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Dec3

Invisible Hand Seminar Graduate Student Seminar

Saturday, December 3, 2011 4:15 PM to 6:00 PM
Enterprise Hall, Room 318

Dr. Klein has initiated this seminar to give a forum for graduate students to develop and present their work. Prior to each seminar meeting, the paper will be emailed to those who opt in to the distribution email list (Contact Dr. Klein at dklein@gmu.edu to receive the paper). The seminar is conducted in a manner that does not presuppose that attendees have read the paper. The custom has been to go to Bryon's afterward.

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Nov30

Public Choice Seminar with Christopher Blattman

Wednesday, November 30, 2011 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. The Fall 2011 will be hosted by Drs. Garett Jones and Noel Johnson and coordinated by Jane Perry. All papers made available will be posted on this site for downloading. For more information call the Center: (703) 993-2330.

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Nov22

ICES Occasional Brown Bag featuring Walter Theseira

Tuesday, November 22, 2011 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Truland Building, Room 400-R, Arlington Campus

The Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science (ICES) presents an Occasional Brown Bag Lecture featuring Walter Theseira of Nanyang Technological University who will present, "What Do Donors Discriminate On? Evidence From Kiva.org." Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP with Stan Tsirulnikov at stantsirulnikov@gmail.com.

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Nov18

ICES Experimental Economics Seminar featuring Attila Ambrus

Friday, November 18, 2011 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Truland Building, Room 648, Arlington Campus

Join us for the next ICES Experimental Economics Seminar of the semester, featuring Attila Ambrus. Professor Ambrus, of Harvard University, will discuss the paper, "How Individual Opinions Get Aggregated into a Group Decision."

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Nov18

Economic History Workshop featuring Carlos Ramirez

Friday, November 18, 2011 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Founder's Hall, Main Conference Room, Arlington

The November meeting of the Economic History Workshop will meet this Friday at noon on the Arlington Campus of GMU.  Our presenter will be Carlos Ramirez of GMU.  Carlos will discuss his paper on "Local Banking Panics of the 1920s" which is joint work with Lee Davison and Paul Kupiec, both at the FDIC.  You can find more information on the Economic History Workshop's webpage.

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