SFU Economics Seminars showcase the work of field-leading international researchers and subject it to critical scrutiny. They are open to everyone connected to SFU Economics, space permitting. Seminars are convened by Jasmina Arifovic and Hendrik Wolff. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any queries, for administrative support, or if you'd like to be notified about upcoming seminars.
When: Usually on Thursdays, sometimes on Tuesdays, always from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Unless otherwise indicated, all seminars are held in Room 3611, West Mall Complex.
Tuesday, March 27
Hector Chade, Arizona State University
Host: John Knowles
Thursday, March 29
Erik Snowberg, UBC
"Mechanism Design Meets Development: Selective Trials for Technology Diffusion"
Host: David Freeman
Tuesday, April 3
Natalie Bau, University of Toronto
Host: Chris Bidner
Thursday, April 5
Ryan Kellogg, University of Chicago
Host: Fernando Aragon
Tuesday, April 10
Amitabh Chandra, Harvard University
Host: Hitoshi Shigeoka
Tuesday, May 8
Valerie Lechene, University College London
"A structural analysis of the decline of home-cooked food"
Host: Krishna Pendakur
Tuesday, September 18
Peng Zhang, SFU, Beedie School of Business
Host: David Jacks
Tuesday, October 16
Gonzalo Cisternas, MIT
Host: Arthur Robson