Seminars

September – December 2014

Sep
17
Wed
Seminar: Tony Smith (Yale) @ Hunter College West 1537 (Economics Seminar Room)
Sep 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Paper Title: “Is Piketty’s ‘Second Law of Capitalism’ Fundamental?” (joint with Per Krusell)

Link to the Paper: http://www.econ.yale.edu/smith/piketty1.pdf

Paul Krugman, Nobel Laureate in Economics, speaks on The Mystery of Austerity @ Hunter College North Building Assembly Hall
Sep 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Mystery of Austerity, A talk by Professor and Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman organized by the CUNY Academy for the Humanities and Sciences and The Economics Department at Hunter College.  This event is hosted by Prof. Manfred Philipp and Hunter College President Jennifer Raab.

This event is free and open to the public, but space restrictions may apply.

Oct
1
Wed
Seminar: Matt Nagler (City College) @ Roosevelt House
Oct 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

“Consumption and Elaboration”

Oct
8
Wed
Seminar: Tamara Gurevich (Stony Brook) @ Hunter College West 1537 (Economics Seminar Room)
Oct 8 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Oct
15
Wed
Seminar: Mike Malenbaum (Graduate Center, CUNY) @ Hunter College West 1537 (Economics Seminar Room)
Oct 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Paper title: “Exchange Rate Pass-Through and the Role of Market Shares”

Oct
22
Wed
Seminar: Kai Jackie Zhao (Connecticut) @ Hunter College West 1537 (Economics Seminar Room)
Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Nov
5
Wed
Seminar: Supreet Kaur (Columbia) @ Hunter College West 1537 (Economics Seminar Room)
Nov 5 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Nov
19
Wed
Seminar: Yue Li (SUNY Albany and NBER) @ Roosevelt House
Nov 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

“The Affordable Care Act in an Economy with Federal Disability Insurance”

Paper (Yue Li)

Dec
3
Wed
Seminar: Sheldon Danziger (Michigan, Russell Sage) @ Roosevelt House
Dec 3 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm