Fall 2016 Classes
The first day of classes was Monday, August 22. You can check out other important dates on the Academic Calendar.
2016–17 Seminar Series
Friday, 9/30/16: Haiqing Xu, University of Texas Austin. Semiparametric Estimation of Dynamic Discrete Choice Models
Wednesday, 10/5/16: Cristina Arellano, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. Private Leverage and Sovereign Default
Friday, 10/7/16: Brian McManus, University of North Carolina. Healthcare Access, Costs, and Treatment Dynamics: Evidence from In Vitro Fertilization
All seminars are held in ECON 5 from 3:00–4:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted, see the complete seminar calendar.
Department of Economics
Winter 2016 Commencement
The department's winter commencement will be December 16, 2016, 3:00–4:30 p.m in Muenzinger E050. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. and refreshments will be served. The professional photographer will be Grad Images • gradimages.com.
Robert & Lauri McNown Graduate Scholarship in the Department of Economics
David Rogalski: Inaugural recipient of the Clem Rinehart Advising Award. The National Academic Advising Association awarded Dave Advisor of the Year in the Primary Advising Category.
Terra McKinnish: 2015 Elizabeth D. Gee Memorial Lectureship Award
2015 Economics Newsletter: Read Online
PODCAST: Murat Iyigun on Monotheism, Conflict, Europe, the Ottomans, and the Blues
CU-Boulder appoints Brian Domitrovic as third Visiting Scholar in Conservative Thought and Policy
Economics BFA Excellence Award Winners: Yongmin Chen, Research, Scholarly and Creative Work & Nicholas Flores, Leadership and Service
Jeffrey Zax: Featured in WalletHub's recent study examining 2015's Best & Worst Run Cities in America.
Ethnic Attrition and the Observed Health of Later Generation Mexican Americans, (with Brian Duncan and Stephen J. Trejo), American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, forthcoming May 2016.
Immigrants Equilibrate Local Labor Markets: Evidence from the Great Recession, (with Brian K. Kovak), American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 8(1), pp. 257-290, January 2016.
Differential Pricing When Costs Differ: A Welfare Analysis,(with M. Schwarz), RAND Journal of Economics, forthcoming.