University of California, Riverside


Political Economy & Development Spring 2006

Seminars & Colloquia

Political Economy & Development Spring 2006

Mondays, 4:10-5:30 pm (unless otherwise specified) Sproul Hall 2206

Questions? Contact Mindy Marks.

When available, the papers may be downloaded as pdf files, which can be read or printed using the Acrobat Reader.

April 10 Kate Antonovics (UCSD) A New Look at Racial Profiling: Evidence from the Boston Police Department
April 17 Marigee Bacolod (UCI) The Effects of Wal-Mart on Local Labor Markets
April 24 Marigee Bacolod (UCI) Cross-Cohort Changes in the Returns to Schooling and Early Work Experiences: Consequences on the Gender Wage Differential
May 1 Heather Antecol (Claremont McKenna) Racial and Ethnic Harassment in Local Communities
May 8 Hyeok Jeong (USC) Complementarity and Transition to Modern Economic Growth
May 15 Noel Johnson (Cal State Long Beach) Title: TBA
May 22 Noel Johnson (Cal State Long Beach) Fiscal Crisis and Institutional Change in the Ottoman Empire and France
June 5 Arin Dube (UC Berkeley) Impact of Wal-Mart Growth on Earnings throughout the Retail Sector in Urban and Rural Counties

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