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Workshop Series Spring 2007

Date Presenter Topic Materials
Jan. 19
Jan. 26 Thomas Koch
(UT Austin)
"Bankruptcy, Medical Insurance and a Law with Unintended Consequences" Paper
Feb. 2 A. Scott Cunningham
(U Georgia)
"Sex Ratios and Risky Sexual Behavior" Paper
Feb. 9 Mahmut Yasar
(Emory U)
"International Linkages and Productivity at the Plant Level: Foreign Direct Investment, Exports, Imports, and Licensing" Paper
Feb. 12
Jac Heckelman
(Wake Forest U)
"Foreign Aid and Market Liberalization" Paper
Feb 16 Jeffery DeSimone
(U South Florida)
"Fraternity Membership & Binge Drinking" Paper
Feb. 23
Mar. 2
Mar. 9
Mar. 16 Spring Break
Mar. 23
Mar. 30
Apr. 6
Stefan Krause
(Emory U)
"Does Opportunism go Unnoticed? A Study of Vote Functions and Policy Preferences" Paper
Apr. 13 Dallas Fed Undergrad Research Conference
Apr. 20
Apr. 27 Aaron Smallwood
(UT Arlington)
"A Non-contemporaneous Multivariate GARCH-M Model of Exports, Income, and Exchange Rates"
May 4
COB 149
C.Y. Choi
(UT Arlington)
"The inflation-RPV nexus revisited: Does IT matter?"
May 11 Courtney LaFountain
(UT Arlington)
"Sorting, Voting, and the Tiebout Hypothesis"

The usual day, location and time is Friday, Room 609 of the Business Building from 3:00 to 4:30.  Travel and related expenses for speakers from out-of-town are generously underwritten by the Kuemmerlein Fund.  To be placed on the workshop email list, contact Mike Ward at  Also, contact Mike Ward at if you wish to present at the UT Arlington Economics Workshop. 

last updated April 23, 2007

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