Posts on Economics


November 10, 2017 4:15 pm

Risk, Uncertainty, and Financial Frictions

On November 10, 2016 at 4:15 in Pettengill G21, Richard Higgins from…


April 29, 2017 12:00 pm

Free Primary Education, Fertility, and Women’s Access to the Labor Market

On April 29, 2017, during the Maine Economics Conference was held at…


April 4, 2017 4:15 pm

Nonlinearities in Financial Development

Peter Pedroni, Professor of Economics from Williams College presented his talk on…


March 27, 2017 4:15 pm

Intellectual Property-Related Preferential Trade Agreements and the Composition of Trade

In Pettengill G65 at 4:15, Dr. Keith presented his lecture on “Intellectual…


March 27, 2017 12:00 pm

Challenges in International Trade Policy in an Age of Growing Trade Skepticism

On March 27, 2017 in Pettengill G21 at noon, Dr. Keith Maskus,…


December 1, 2016 4:15 pm

Sovereign Bailouts and the Welfare Effects of Seniority

Gonca Senel,  a macroeconomist at Bowdoin College specializing in international finance presented …


November 4, 2016 1:00 pm

What’s Yours is Mine, and What’s Mine is Mine

On November 4, 2016, Carolina Castialla from Colgate University presented “What’s Yours…


October 27, 2016 4:15 pm

Providing the Spark

On October 27, 2016 in Pettengill G21 at 4:15 pm, Ben Clinton…


September 22, 2016 4:00 pm

Are Supply Shocks Contractionary at the ZLB?

A lecture on “Are Supply Shocks Contractionary at the ZLB? Evidence from…


May 4, 2016 9:30 am

Financial Crises and the International Monetary System

On May 4, 2016, Wednesday, Dr. Robert Flood and Dr. Michael Dooley…