Seminars are held from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in BAS S337. To obtain a
copy of a seminar paper, please contact
Fall 2008 Tentative Schedule
September 5: Travis Minor, "The Effect of
Type-Two Diabetes on Labor Force Decisions: New Evidence from the
National Health Interview Survey."
September 12: John Nunley, "Child-Custody Reform
and Marriage-Specific Investment in Children."
September 19: Rachel Wilson, "Health Insurance:
Can Liberalized Regulations of Advanced Practice Nurses Help Curb
Soaring Employment Based Health Premiums?"
September 26: open
October 3: Kevin Zhao, "Information Driven Short
Selling and Uptick Rules."
October 17: open
October 24: Greg Givens, "Unemployment Insurance
in a Sticky-Price Model with Worker Moral Hazard."
October 31: Fang Yang, "Do Peer Effects Exist
for a Firm's Dividend Decision?"
November 7: Kevin Huang, Vanderbilt University,
"Rationalizing Seven Consumption-Saving Puzzles in a Unified
November 14: open
November 21: Brandeanna Allen, "The Effect of
Child Custody Legislation on the Child Support Receipt of Single