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Economics Winter Ceremony 2016

Upcoming Events

2016-17 Seminar Series
4/28/17: Aureo de Paula, University College London– Identifying and Estimating Social Connections from Outcome Data
All seminars are held in ECON 5 from 3:00–4:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted. View the entire seminar schedule.

Spring 2017 Classes
The last day of classes is Friday, May 5. You can check out other important dates on the Academic Calendar.

Spring Department Commencement Ceremony
The Economics Spring Ceremony is Friday, May 12, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Glenn Miller Ballroom at the University Memorial Center. Doors open at 7:00 p.m. and refreshments will be served. The commencement address wil be given by Joel Klatt.


Miles Kimball gives inaugural Eaton lecture: Restoring Economic Growth
Jeffrey Zax
on 9NEWS: Your name could determine your life's path, says CU research
Professor Jeffrey Zax and graduate student Alexander Cauley in Bloomberg article: Why Your Name May Be Ruining Your Life How to avoid being a victim of "alphabetism."
Jenny Simpson, BA '09 and Advisory Board Member: Jenny Simpson, Emma Coburn collaborate for world record in distance medley relay
Francisca Antman:
DACA curbs poverty, but lowers school attendance

Panel Discussion: Amendment 69, ColoradoCare
Sponsored by the CU Department of Economics
Q&A: Maskus discusses transition from Boulder to Capitol Hill
Keith Maskus:
Named chief economist for the US Department of State
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.

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Publication Showcase

Francisca Antman
Ethnic Attrition and the Observed Health of Later Generation Mexican Americans, (with Brian Duncan and Stephen J. Trejo), American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, 106(5): 467-71, May 2016.

Oleg Baranov
A practical Guide to the Combinatorial Clock Auction,
(with Lawrence Ausubel), The Economic Journal, forthcoming.

“Efficient Procurement Auctions with Increasing Returns,” (with Lawrence Ausubel, Christina Aperjis and Thayer Morrill), American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, forthcoming

Martin Boileau
Corporate Cash Holdings and Credit Line Usage, (with Nathalie Moyen), International Economic Review, 57(4): 1481–1506, November 2016. 

Jeronimo Carballo
"Roads, exports and employment: Evidence from a developing country"
(with Christian Volpe Martincus and Ana Cusolito), Journal of Development Economics 125, March 2017.

Yongmin Chen
"Competition, Product Safety, and Product Liability"
(with Xinyu Hua), Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, forthcoming.

"Entry and Welfare in Search Markets" (with Tianle Zhang), Economic Journal, forthcoming.

Jonathan Hughes
"When is Increasing Consumption of Common Property Optimal? Sorting, Congestion and Entry in the Commons,"
(with Daniel Kaffine), Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, January 2017.

"Strategic Policy Choice in State-Level Regulation: The EPA's Clean Power Plan,"
(with James Bushnell, Stephen Holland and Christopher Knittel), American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, May 2017.

Murat Iyigun
Changing the Rules Midway: the Impact of Granting Alimony Right on Existing and Newly-Formed Partnerships, (with Pierre-Andre Chiappori, Jeanne Lafortune and Yoram Weiss), The Economic Journal, forthcoming.

Daniel Kaffine
"When is Increasing Consumption of Common Property Optimal? Sorting, Congestion and Entry in the Commons,"
(with Jonathan Hughes), Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, January 2017.

Jin-Hyuk Kim
“Non-performance Pay and Relational Contracting: Evidence from CEO Compensation,” (with Jed DeVaro and Nick Vikander), The Economic Journal, forthcoming.

Xiadong Liu
Endogenous Network Production Functions with Selectivity, (with William Horace and Eleonora Patacchini), Journal of Econometrics,190, 222-232.

Richard Mansfield
"Task-Specific Experience and Task-Specific Talent: Decomposing the Productivity of High School Teachers"
(with James Cook), Journal of Public Economics, August 2016.

Scott Savage
Market Structure and Broadband Internet Quality, (with G. Molnar), Journal of Industrial Economics, forthcoming.

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