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Seminar Archive: Fall 2012

The Center for Economic Studies hosts seminars throughout the year on a variety of topics. See below for our Fall 2012 seminar schedule.


Center for Economic Studies Fall 2012 Seminar Schedule

Date1 Speaker Title Location2
07/26
Liugang Sheng
University of California, Davis
The Ownership Structure of Offshoring and Wage Inequality: Theory and Evidence from China
2J253
08/09
Jim Spletzer
U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies
The United States Labor Market: Status Quo or A New Normal?
2J250
08/23
Fariha Kamal
C.J. Krizan
U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies
Decomposing Aggregate Trade Flows: New Evidence from U.S. Traders
T5
09/06
Christopher Goetz
U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies
Falling House Prices and Labor Mobility: Evidence from Matched Employer–Employee Data
T5
09/13
RESCHEDULED
Andrew McCallum
University of Michigan
Global vs. Bilateral Export Entry Costs
2J255
09/20
Vasia Panousi
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
The Properties of Income Risk in Privately Held Businesses
2J255
09/27
Mary Lovely
Syracuse University
Labor Allocation in China: Implicit Taxation of the Heterogeneous Non–State Sector
T5
10/04
Murat Seker
World Bank
Effects of Licensing Reform on Firm Innovation: Evidence from India
T5
10/11
Javier Miranda
Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau
How Firms Respond to Business Cycles: The Role of Firm Age and Firm Size
T5
10/18
Ana Fernandes
World Bank
Are Export Support Programs Effective? Evidence from Tunisia
2J255
11/01
Rajshree Agarwal
University of Maryland
What Do I Take With Me?: The Mediating Effect of Spin–out Team Size and Tenure on the Founder–Firm Performance Relationship
T5
11/15
John Earle
George Mason University
Do SBA Loans Create Jobs? Estimates from Universal Panel Data and Longitudinal Matching Methods
T5
11/29
Jeremy Burke
RAND
Financial Literacy, Social Perception and Strategic Default
C1
12/06
Kirsten Apple
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Should Business Methods be Patentable? Understanding the Impact on Society of Financial Business Methodís Patents
T5
12/13
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Chris Nekarda
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Using Labor Force Flows to Forecast the Labor Market
T5
12/20
Andrew McCallum
University of Michigan
Global vs. Bilateral Export Entry Costs
T5

1 Seminars are held from 10:30 AM to noon unless otherwise noted.

2 Seminars are located at the U.S. Census Bureau headquarters in Suitland, MD.


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