The Department welcomes two new lecturers:
Dirk Mateer, Senior Lecturer/Gerald Swanson Chair in Economics Education and Charity-Joy Acchiardo, Lecturer in Economics. Both Dirk and Charity-Joy bring unique and exciting teaching styles to their classrooms.
Professor Ron Oaxaca was recently honored by the American Economic Association as the inaugural speaker of the Lewis-Oaxaca Distinguished Lecture Series of the AEA Economics Mentoring Program.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Empirical Economics - Nikhil Agarwal, Massachusetts Institute of Technology will present TBA
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Economic History - Two Speakers
Tianyang Xi, Peking University will present "Meritocracy or Patronage? Internal Conflicts and the Political Control Over Bureaucracy in the Imperial China 1644-1911"
He Yang, Xiamen University will present "Dual Landownership as Tax Shelter: An Economic Analysis of Perpetual Lease"