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Brown bag seminars

Summer Term, Apr-Jun 2024

Brown bag seminars are held between 12:30 - 1:20 p.m. on Wednesdays in DSB C130, unless otherwise indicated (in bold)

Date Speaker Title
Apr 24 No Brown Bag This Week No Brown Bag This Week

May 1

N/A Faculty Training Day  N/A
May 8 TBD TBD
May 15 Peter Kennedy Who Should Go to University?

May 22

*BEC 363

Vasco Gabriel Down to the Last of the Mohicans: Disease, Trade, and Conflict in the Great Lakes
May 29 TBD

TBD

Jun 5 Dany Elias Jaimovich Busel (Universidad de Talca, Chile) TBD
Jun 12 Abubakr Ayesh TBD
Jun 19 Justin Wiltshire Playing with Fire: The Unintended Consequences of Logging Restrictions in the Northern Spotted Owl Habitat
Jun 26 Sara Wray Enns An Event History Analysis of First Nations Policing in Canada

Second Term, Jan-Apr 2024

Brown bag seminars are held between 12:30 - 1:20 p.m. on Wednesdays in BEC 363, unless otherwise indicated (in bold)

Date Speaker Title
Jan 10  Bo Liu Does Speed Bump Resolve the Problems of Mini Flash Crashes? Evidence from NYSE American
Jan 17 No Brown Bag This Week  No Brown Bag This Week
Jan 24 Honours Students: Bank of Canada Team  Governor's Challenge Presentation
Jan 31  Paul Schure Fiscal Solidarity in the Eurozone: Evidence from an Expert Survey
Feb 07 Various Faculty Showcase of Faculty Research Interests
Feb 14 No Brown Bag This Week  
Feb 21 Reading Break  Reading Break 
Feb 28 Abubakr Ayesh  Indigenous Economies at the Turn of the 20th Century
Mar 6  Tao Wang Taobao Villages Expansion and Urban-Rural Income Gap: Evidence from Kernel Mode-Based Panel Regression
Mar 13  Felix Pretis  Testing for Random Locations of Outliers
Mar 20  Donn Feir The Price of Housing on First Nations Land: A Case Study from Vancouver Island
Mar 27  Jason Hicks The Origins and Evolution of Occupational Licensing in the United States
Apr 03 Matt Ayres, Chief Labour Market Economist Current Labour Market Trends and the 10-year Labour Market Outlook in British Columbia
Apr 10 No Brown Bag This Week  
Apr 17 Jill Horwitz The Effects of Tort Immunity on Nursing Home Staffing, Treatment, and Outcomes

First term, Sep-Dec 2023

Date Speaker Title
Sep 13 Malcolm Rutherford Racism, Segregation, Acceptance: The American Economics Profession and Black Studies, 1890-2022 (paper)
Sep 20 Justin Wiltshire Monopsony and Minimum Wages
Sep 27 No Brown Bag This Week

No Brown Bag This Week

Oct 4 Abubakr Ayesh

Mass Involuntary Migration and Educational Attainment

Oct 11 Bo Liu

Does Speed Bump Resolve the Problems of Mini Flash Crashes? Evidence from NYSE American

Oct 18 No Brown Bag This Week

No Brown Bag This Week

Oct 25 Sara Wray Enns Does Destroying Wildlife Reduce Human-Wildlife Conflict? Evidence from Black Bears in BC
Nov 1 Cain Polidano Historical Frontier Violence in Australia : Drivers and Legacy
Nov 8  Herb Schuetze Firm Characteristics and Immigrant Wage Outcomes in Canada
Nov 15 Reading Break Reading Break
Nov 22 Nikolas Kuschnig Shrinkage in Space - Spillovers and Networks in a Hierarchical Model
Nov 29 Pascal Courty Are EPL Teams Paid Like Bureaucrats? An Incentive Analysis of Monetary Match Importance
Dec 6 Rebecca Wortzman Big River Alanytics: Leveraging Statistical and Analytical Capacity to Benefit Indigenous Peoples
Dec 20 Zoey Verdun Health Risk Realization Versus Warning: Impact on Lifestyle Behaviours