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Inflation and the Price of Real Assets

Monday, December 10, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


2nd Year Paper Graduate Student Award Reception

Monday, December 10, 2007 • 3:00 PM

BRB Commons Area


Performance Pay and Wage Inequality

Friday, December 7, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Sharing Rule, Search and Dynamic Household Labor Supply

Thursday, December 6, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Behind the Veil of Ignorance: Choosing in the Original Position

Wednesday, December 5, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Nepotism, Incentives and The Academic Success of College Students

Wednesday, December 5, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Requirements Tying, Bundled Rebates and Product Differentiation

Tuesday, December 4, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


The Return to Capital and the Business Cycle

Monday, December 3, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


When Are Signals Complements or Substitutes?

Friday, November 30, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Measuring Patent Protection as a Driver for Productivity and Growth

Friday, November 30, 2007 • 2:00 PM

BRB 2.136


The Economics of Peak Oil

Tuesday, November 27, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


What Goods Do Countries Trade? New Ricardian Predictions

Monday, November 26, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Neighborhood Choice: The Role of Public Goods and Race

Friday, November 16, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


When Does Coordination Require Centralization

Wednesday, November 14, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Nepotism, Incentives and the Academic Success of College Students

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Essays in Microeconomic Theory

Tuesday, November 13, 2007 • 10:00 AM

BRB 1.116K Chairman's Conference Room




Spin-offs and the Market for Ideas

Thursday, November 8, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


The Optimal Tax Rule in the Presence of the Allocation of Time

Thursday, November 8, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Procurement Auctions

Wednesday, November 7, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Decision-making by Children

Tuesday, November 6, 2007 • 3:30 PM

GEB 3.312


Are Consumers Forward-Looking?

Monday, November 5, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Once You Pop, You Can't Stop! Food Addiction and Obesity

Thursday, November 1, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136




Executive Committee Meeting

Tuesday, October 30, 2007 • 9:00 AM

BRB 1.116K Chairman's Conference Room


A Note on Plug-In Estimators of Level Sets

Friday, October 26, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Sharing Rule, Search and Dynamic Household Labor Supply Decisions

Friday, October 26, 2007 • 2:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Spousal Age Gap and Lifetime Income

Thursday, October 25, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Contract Pricing in Consumer Credit Markets

Wednesday, October 24, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Trade Costs, Asset Market Frictions and Risk Sharing: A Joint Test

Monday, October 22, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Openness and Inflation with Monopolistic Labor Supply

Friday, October 19, 2007 • 2:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Does Health Shock-Induced Poverty Trap Exist? Evidence From Rural China

Thursday, October 18, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Inattentive Consumers and Product Quality

Wednesday, October 17, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


How Does the Economics Profession Work?

Wednesday, October 17, 2007 • 12:30 PM

BRB 1.120


Executive Committee Meeting

Tuesday, October 16, 2007 • 9:00 AM

BRB 1.116K Chairman's Conference Room


Peer and Leadership Effects in Academic and Athletic Performance

Monday, October 15, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Government Reputation and Debt Repayment

Friday, October 12, 2007 • 2:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Sources and Mechanisms of Cyclical Fluctuations in the Labor Market

Thursday, October 11, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Executive Committee Meeting

Thursday, October 11, 2007 • 9:00 AM

BRB 1.116K Chairman's Conference Room




Demographics and Effective Capital/Labor Taxation in the OECD Countries

Friday, October 5, 2007 • 2:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Nepotism, Incentives and The Academic Success of College Students

Thursday, October 4, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Executive Committee Meeting

Tuesday, October 2, 2007 • 9:30 AM

BRB 1.116K Chairman's Conference Room


Knowledge, Diffusion and Reallocation

Monday, October 1, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


The Demand Side of the Teacher Labor Market

Friday, September 28, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Simplified Mechanisms

Thursday, September 27, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


YTBA

Thursday, September 27, 2007 • 8:00 AM

Chairman's Conference Room


Testing Multiple Forecasters

Wednesday, September 26, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Faculty Meeting with the Liberal Arts Dean

Friday, September 21, 2007 • 9:00 AM

BRB 2.136


Stirke Three: Umpires' Demand for Discrimination

Thursday, September 20, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Executive Committee Meeting

Thursday, September 20, 2007 • 9:00 AM

BRB 1.116K



Inference in Nonparametric IV

Friday, September 14, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


A Model of Incumbency

Thursday, September 13, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Faculty - Planning Meeting

Thursday, September 13, 2007 • 8:30 AM

BRB 1.102


Faculty - Planning Meeting

Wednesday, September 12, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Faculty - Planning Meeting

Tuesday, September 11, 2007 • 5:00 PM

Dog-n-Duck


TBA

Thursday, September 6, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


Executive Committee Meeting

Thursday, September 6, 2007 • 9:00 AM

BRB 1.116K


Teaching Effectiveness Discussion

Wednesday, September 5, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.120


Faculty Meeting

Friday, August 31, 2007 • 9:00 AM

BRB 2.136


Fall 2007 Classes Begin

Wednesday, August 29, 2007


Executive Committee Meeting

Tuesday, August 28, 2007 • 1:30 PM

BRB 1.116K


Essays on Mergers and Acquisitions, Advertising, and RandD

Monday, August 27, 2007 • 10:00 AM

BRB 1.116K


Lags, Convexity and Investment under Uncertainty

Tuesday, July 24, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Freshman Orientation

Wednesday, July 18, 2007 • 1:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Freshman Orientation

Thursday, July 12, 2007 • 1:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Freshman Orientation

Thursday, July 5, 2007 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Independence Day - UT CLOSED

Wednesday, July 4, 2007


Freshman Orientation

Thursday, June 28, 2007 • 1:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Freshman Orientation

Thursday, June 21, 2007 • 1:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Dissertation Defense

Wednesday, June 20, 2007 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.116


Freshman Orientation

Monday, June 18, 2007 • 11:00 AM

BRB 1.118


Freshman Orientation

Thursday, June 14, 2007 • 1:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Freshman Orientation Session

Thursday, June 7, 2007 • 1:30 PM

BRB 1.118


UT DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY 2007

Saturday, May 19, 2007 • 9:00 AM

Gregory Gym



Retirement Luncheon Honoring Dr. William Glade and Dr. Vincent Geraci

Thursday, May 10, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BRB Commons Area


Misallocation and Manufacturing TFP in China and India

Friday, May 4, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


International Technology Diffusion and Patenting

Friday, May 4, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BRB 1.118


Eco 397: Seminar in International Economic Problems

Wednesday, May 2, 2007 • 5:00 PM

BRB 2.136



Three Essays on Area IX

Tuesday, May 1, 2007 • 9:00 AM

BRB 1.102




Essays on Incomplete Information in Area III

Monday, April 30, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.120


Faculty Meeting

Monday, April 30, 2007 • 2:30 PM

BRB 1.102




High School Time Use and College Performance

Friday, April 27, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BRB 2.136



Faculty Meeting (Tenured Faculty only)

Friday, April 27, 2007 • 9:00 AM

BRB 2.136


Signalling with Career Concerns

Wednesday, April 25, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Determinants and Consequences of Bargaining Power in Households

Monday, April 23, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Spatial Growth and Industry Age

Friday, April 20, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Eco 397: Seminar in International Economic Problems

Wednesday, April 18, 2007 • 5:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Heterogeneity and the Dynamics of Technology Adoption

Wednesday, April 18, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Three Essays in Insurance Choice

Wednesday, April 18, 2007 • 2:00 PM

WAG 112


Unbalanced Trade

Tuesday, April 17, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


What Was the Industrial Revolution?

Monday, April 16, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118

Robert E. Lucas Jr. is one of the most influential modern economic theorists. Professor Lucas is the leader of the New Classical school - the "modern" version of the Chicago School. His introduction of the concept of "rational expectations" in the 1970s helped to decisively bury the Neo-Keynesian orthodoxy and inaugurated a new era of Area XII relying on the Neoclassical concept of supply-determined equilibrium, best exemplified in modern "Real Business Cycle" theory. He also made seminal contri


Inference For Partially Identified Econometric Models

Friday, April 13, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


International Migration

Friday, April 13, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BRB 2.136


A Theory of Strategic Diffusion

Wednesday, April 11, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


The Dynamics of Optimal Taxation when Human Capital is Endogenous

Friday, April 6, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



TBA

Friday, April 6, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BRB 1.118


Markets vs Governments: Political Economy of Mechanisms

Wednesday, April 4, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Effect of the Quebec Advertising Ban on Junk Food Expenditure

Monday, April 2, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


The "Great Moderation" and The Us External Imbalance

Friday, March 30, 2007 • 2:00 PM

BRB 1.118


Nepotism, Incentives and the Academic Success of College Students

Friday, March 30, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Eco 397: Seminar in International Economic Problems

Wednesday, March 28, 2007 • 5:00 PM

BRB 2.136


A Greater Price for a Greater Good? The Charity Premium in Online Auctions

Wednesday, March 28, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Estimation and Inference by the Method of Projection Minimum Distance

Monday, March 26, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


TBA

Friday, March 23, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Economics Graduate Student Recruitment Conference

Friday, March 23, 2007 • 8:00 AM

BRB 1.118 and commons area (on campus)


"Three Essays in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics"

Thursday, March 22, 2007 • 3:15 PM

BRB 1.120


TBA

Thursday, March 22, 2007 • 12:30 PM

PAR 203


TBA

Wednesday, March 21, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Foreign Firms, Domestic Entrepreneurial Ability and Development

Friday, March 9, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Wage Inequality and the Marriage Rate

Friday, March 9, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BRB 2.136



Private Monitoring with Infinite Histories

Wednesday, March 7, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


EC Meeting

Tuesday, March 6, 2007 • 12:30 PM

BRB 1.102


CANCELLED - CANCELLED - CANCELLED

Monday, March 5, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Overweight and Obesity: Individual Choices and Exogenous Factors

Friday, March 2, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Women's Liberation: What was in it for Men?

Thursday, March 1, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Executive Committee Meeting

Thursday, March 1, 2007 • 8:30 AM

BRB 1.102


Eco 397: Seminar in International Economic Problems

Wednesday, February 28, 2007 • 5:00 PM

BRB 2.136


Executive Committee Meeting

Tuesday, February 27, 2007 • 8:30 AM

BRB 1.116K


Learning Through Patterns

Monday, February 26, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Industrial Evolution in Crisis-Prone Economies

Friday, February 23, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118



Eco 397: Seminar in International Economic Problems

Wednesday, February 21, 2007 • 5:00 PM

BRB 2.136



Dr. Dacy's Surprise Birthday Party

Thursday, February 15, 2007 • 12:00 PM

BRB Commons Area


Executive Committee Meeting

Wednesday, February 14, 2007 • 8:30 AM

BRB 1.116K


Executive Committee Meeting

Tuesday, February 13, 2007 • 12:30 PM

BRB 1.102


TBA

Monday, February 12, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Faculty Recruitment Meeting

Thursday, February 8, 2007 • 8:30 AM

BRB 1.102


A Description of the Argentine Economic Recovery

Wednesday, February 7, 2007 • 5:00 PM

BRB 1.118


TBA

Wednesday, February 7, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


TBA

Tuesday, February 6, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB


TBA

Monday, February 5, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Faculty Recruitment Meeting

Friday, February 2, 2007 • 8:30 AM

BRB 1.102


TBA

Thursday, February 1, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


TBA

Tuesday, January 30, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


TBA

Monday, January 29, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Executive Committee Meeting

Thursday, January 25, 2007 • 8:30 AM

BRB 1.116K


Hook'em Horns party

Wednesday, January 24, 2007 • 5:00 PM

BRB outside


TBA

Wednesday, January 24, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 2.136


TBA

Friday, January 19, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB 1.118


Faculty Recruitment Meeting

Friday, January 19, 2007 • 9:00 AM

BRB 2.136


TBA

Thursday, January 18, 2007 • 3:30 PM

BRB


MLK Holiday

Tuesday, January 16, 2007



ASSA AEA Annual Conference

Friday, January 5, 2007

Chicago


UT Closed - Day of Mourning

Tuesday, January 2, 2007