Guest Speakers

Department of Economics




Guest Speakers

 2014-2015 Academic Year:

  • September 12 (12:30-14:00): Roberto Gallardo Del Angel, University of Veracruzana, Mexico. Location: TH 241. Presenting research on 'A Quality of Life Index of Mexican cities: An equalizing-difference approach'.
  • October 31 (12:30-14:00): Pau Pujolàs, McMaster University. Location: TH 241. Topic TBA.
  • November 14 (12:30-14:00): René Kirkegaard, University of Guelph. Location: TH 241. Topic TBA.
  • November 21 (12:30-14:00): Bob Dimand, Brock University. Location: TH 241. Presenting research on 'James Tobin and Monetary Theory.

 2013-2014 Academic Year:

  • April 17 (15:30-16:30): James Price, WEPGN Postdoctoral Fellow at Brock. Location: PL 410. Presenting research on 'Temporal Stability of Water Quality Values across Stated Preference Question Formats'.
  • April 7, (15:30-17:00): Ilias Tsiakas, Department of Economics, Guelph University. Location: WH 202. Presenting research on 'Out of Sample Equity, Premium Prediction Using Financial Information'. 
  • March 11, (12:30-14:00): Joel Bruneau,  Department of Economics, University of Saskatchewan. Location: Taro 403. Presenting research on 'Energy Price-Differentials and Canada-US trade'.
  • March 4, (12:30-13:30): A. Marcel Oestreich, Department of Economics, Brock University. Location: Taro 403. Presenting research on 'On Optimal Audit Mechanisms'.
  • October 4, (12:30-13:30): Ivan Medovikov, Department of Economics, Brock University. Location: WH8J.
  • October 25, (13:00-14:30): John Knight, Department of Economics, University of Western Ontario. Location: AS 217. The paper ' The Properties of Double-Blind Dutch Auctions in a Clearing House' is here.
  • November 22, (12:30-14:00): Dinghai Xu, Department of Economics, University of Waterloo. Location: TH 258. The paper is here.
  • November 29, (12:30-14:00): Kevin Mongeon, Department of Sport Management, Brock University. Location: TH 258. The paper is here.
  • December 6, (14:30-16:00): Nirav Mehta, Department of Economics, University of Western Ontario. Location: PL 409.

 2012-2013 Academic Year:

  • Wednesday January 23, (11:00-12:30): Tat-Kei Lai, Copenhagen Business School. "Which Types of Firms React More to a Tax Cut? Evidence from the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut". Location: Sankey Chambers.
  • Friday January 25, 2013 (11:00-12:30): Jing Yan, UBC. "Uniform and Differential Pricing in the Movie Industry: An Empirical Analysis". Location: MCA 241
  • Friday February 1, 2013 (11:00-12:30): Laura Salisbury, "Boston University. Women's Income and Marriage Markets in the United States: Evidence from the Civil War Pension". Location: MCA241
  • Monday February 4, 2013 (2:00-3:30): Davide Suverato, Bocconi University. "Export and Labor Market: A Dynamic Model with on-the-job Search". Locaiton: TH 241

2010-2011 Academic Year:

  • Friday October 22, 2010 (15:30-17:00): Liaila Tajibaeva, Ryerson University. Location: TH 256
  • Friday October 29, 2010 (15:30-17:00): Horatiu A. Rus, University of Waterloo. Location: TH 256
  • Friday November 12, 2010 (15:30-17:00): Philip Curry, University of Waterloo. Location: TH 256
  • Friday November 19, 2010 (15:30-17:00): Jean-Paul Lam, University of Waterloo. Location: TH 256
  • Friday November 26, 2010 (15:30-17:00): Brennan Thompson, Ryerson University. Location: TH 256

2009-2010 Academic Year:

  • Thursday October 15, 2009 (15:30-17:00): Maxim Ivanov, McMaster University. Topic: Information Revelation in Competitive Markets. Location: Plaza 410.
  • Thursday November 12, 2009 (15:30-17:00): Archishman Chakraborty, Schulich School of Business, York University. Topic: TBA. Location: Plaza 410.

2008-2009 Academic Year:

  • Friday May 22, 2009: Dr. John Maheu, University of Toronto "Extracting Bull and Bear Markets from Stock Returns", 12:30-1:50 p.m. in TA 207 (joint with the Faculty of Business). 
  • Tuesday May 26, 2009: Dr. John Janmaat, University of British Columbia (Okanagan) (joint with Kasondra White, Interdisciplinary Graduate Student) "Opportunities and Reservations: Trading Water in the Okanagan", 2:30-3:45 p.m. in PL 311.