Macalester College Economics Department Research Seminar Series

Fall 2021

September 10, 2021

Emillia Simeonova ’02, Ph.D., Professor of Economics, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

“Selection and Causation in the Parental Education Gradient in Health: Lessons from a Large Sample of Adoptees”

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CDT

Virtual, via Zoom. with a synchronous viewing in The Harmon Room (LIB 133)

October 7, 2021

Dylan Fitz, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Economics, Lawrence University

“Early-Life Shocks and Childhood Social Programs: Evidence of Catch-Up in Brazil”

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

The Harmon Room (LIB 133)

November 5, 2021

Yingtong Xie ’15, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Carleton College

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

The Harmon Room (LIB 133)

December 2, 2021

Emily Nix, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Finance and Business Economics at the USC Marshall School of Business

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Location TBD

Spring 2022

February 3, 2022

Linh T. Tô, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Economics, Boston University

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location TBD

March 3, 2021

Felix Friedt, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Economics, Macalester College

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location TBD

April 7, 2022

Samantha Snyder Cakir, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Economics, Hamline University

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location TBD