Seminar Series

seminar series in the department of economics and international businessThe Department of Economics and International Business presents Seminar Series, a collection of seminars that are designed to promote dialogue on relevant topics involving the economy.  Its purpose is to promote discussion on topics beyond the classroom.

The seminars are open to the public and all faculty are invited to attend.

Seminar Series Archives


Fall 2018

Thursday, September 20
3:30 - 4:30 PM
Smith-Hutson Building, Room 134

Inclusive Growth through Microfinance and Entrepreneurial Training: New Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation

Aimee Chin, PhD
University of Houston

Host: Santosh Kumar

Wednesday, October 10
3:30 - 4:30 PM
Smith-Hutson Building, Room 135

Encouraging parents to invest- A randomized controlled trial with two simple interventions in early childhood development

Sebastian Vollmer, PhD
University of Goettingen

Host: Santosh Kumar

Spring 2019

Wednesday, February 13
3:30 - 4:30 PM
Smith-Hutson Building, Room 135

Industrial Policy, Endogenous Markups, and Growth

Lei Ji, PhD
Sam Houston State University

Host: Santosh Kumar

Tuesday, March 19
3:30 - 4:30 PM
Smith-Hutson Building, Room 135

Does Medicaid Generosity Affect Household Income?

Anil Kumar, PhD
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Host: Santosh Kumar

Friday, April 12
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Smith-Hutson Building, Room 135

Improving Last-Mile Service Delivery using Phone-Based Monitoring

Sandip Sukhtankar, PhD
University of Virginia

Host: Santosh Kumar

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