Seminar Series

Please visit the Repository at St. Cloud State University for papers and presentations by visiting economists.

Faculty and Invited Presentations

 

FY 2013-2014

Friday, November 15, 2013
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. in SH 322
Mana Komai
St. Cloud State University
An Experimental Study of Leadership Styles

Friday, October 4, 2013
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. in SH 322
Mana Komai
St. Cloud State University
Leadership and Effective Information Transmission

FY 2012-2013

Friday, September 21, 2012
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. in SH 322
Joshua Broady Preiss
Mankato State University
Why Does Ethics Matter to Economics?

FY 2010-2011

Friday, April 15, 2011
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. in SH 322
Yanping Chong
Winona State University
Fundamentals-Based Exchange Rate Predictability over the Business Cycle

Monday, April 11, 2011
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. in SH 322
Hendrik Van den Berg
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
A Green Solow Model: Slow Down and Be Very Careful!

Friday, December 10, 2010
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. in SH 322
Ming Chien Lo
St. Cloud State University
Interpreting US Monetary Policy Using the Taylor Rule: A Regime-Switching Approach

Friday, December 3, 2010
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. in SH 322
Zhaofeng Wang
Nankai University
Reformation, Developing and Governance of Chinese State's Firms

FY 2009-2010

Friday, April 2, 2010
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
John A Spry
University of St. Thomas
The Effects of Lottery Promotions, Credit Constraints, and the Stock Market on Daily New Jersey Lottery Sales

Wednesday, January 13, 2010
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. in SH 322
Andrew Hook
American University of Afghanistan
Afghanistan: At a Crossroads Again?

Friday, November 20, 2009
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
Sohan Karna
Tribhuvan University, Nepal
An Approach Towards Turning a New Nepal into a Strong Economic Nation-State

Friday, November 13, 2009
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
Philip Grossman
St. Cloud State University
Loving the Longshot: Risk Taking with Skewed Gambles

Friday, September 25, 2009
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
Isabel Ruiz
Sam Houston State University, Texas
Exploring the Causes of the Slowdown in Remittances to Mexico

Friday, September 4, 2009
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
Ihsuan Li
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Non-tradable Shares and Firm Underperformance

FY 2008-2009

Friday, November 14, 2008
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
King Banaian
St. Cloud State University
How Do We Know a Country is Rich or Free?

Friday, November 7, 2008
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
Elton Mykerezi
University of Minnesota
The Impact of Perceived Labor Market Discrimination on the Criminal Behavior
of African American Youth

Friday, October 17, 2008
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
Philip Grossman
St. Cloud State University
Giving to Government

Friday, September 26, 2008
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
Mana Komai
St. Cloud State University
Leadership Based on Assignment of Information

FY 2007-2008

Friday, April 18, 2008
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Dave Switzer
St. Cloud State University
Does Sex Sell? A Look at the Effects of Sex and Violence on Motion Picture Revenues

Friday, April 4, 2008
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Liang Ding
Macalester College
The Thursday Effect of the Forward Premium Puzzle

Wednesday, March 12, 2008
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. in SH 322
Philip Grossman
St. Cloud State University
Undercutting Stereotypes: The Influence of Judgment-Relevant Behavioral Information

Friday, November 9, 2007
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
David Lang
Sacramento State University
Financial Aid, Income, and the Choice of College Curriculum: Is the Economics Major a Normal Good?

Friday, November 2, 2007
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 322
Ryan Compton
University of Manitoba
War! What is it Good For?

Tuesday, September 18, 2007
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. in SH 331
John Siegfried
Vanderbilt University
The Economic Impact of Colleges and Universities

FY 2006-2007

Friday, April 13, 2007
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Mana Komai
St. Cloud State University
Leadership, Information and Credible Signalling: Theory and Experiment

Friday, April 6, 2007
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Mike Wenz
Winona State University
The Spatial Evolution of Casino Gambling

Friday, December 8, 2006
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Simona Cociuba
University of Minnesota
A Theory of Transition to a Better Technology

Friday, October 13, 2006
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Wei-Choun (William) Yu
Winona State University
Long Memory versus Structural Breaks in Modeling and Forecasting Realized Volatility

Thursday, September 21, 2006
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 223
John Sessions
University of Bath, England
Experience-Earnings Profiles and the Cost of Agency

Friday, September 15, 2006
2:30 - 4:00 p.m. in SH 301
Phillip Miller
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Major League Duopolists: When Baseball Clubs Play in Two-Team Cities

FY 2005-2006

Friday, April 28, 2006
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. in SH 301
Stephen Hosking
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Summerstrand Campus, South Africa
An Economic Approach to Allocating River Water to Estuaries in South Africa

Friday, March 31, 2006
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Mana Komai
St. Cloud State University
Leadership in Groups and Organizations: An Experimental Study

Friday, December 2, 2005
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Hari Luitel
St. Cloud State University
The Revenue Impact of Repeated Tax Amnesties

Wednesday, November 30, 2005
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 110
Steve Burks
University of Minnesota - Morris
Field Experimental Study of Bicycle Messengers

Friday, November 4, 2005
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Dilip Ratha
World Bank
Remittances - An Important and Stable Source of Development Finance
Biography

Monday, October 31, 2005
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 327
Mark Stegeman
Information Goods and Advertising

Friday, October 7, 2005
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Sharmistha Self
St. Benedict College/St. John’s University
Exogamy and Bias against Daughters in Health-care Provision

Friday, September 30, 2005
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Dale Thompson
St. Cloud State University
Of Rainbows and Rivers:  Lessons for Telecommunications Spectrum Policy from Transitions in Property Rights and Commons in Water Law

Friday, September 16, 2005
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in SH 301
Ming Chien Lo
St. Cloud State University
Bias in Measuring the Persistence of Nonlinear PPP Deviations

 

 

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