W&L/VMI Seminar Series Upcoming Seminars

The W&L/VMI Economics Seminar Series meets weekly for scholars to present original research from all fields of economics. Speakers include W&L faculty from economics and other disciplines as well as researchers from other universities. All interested students, faculty, and community members are welcome to attend.


September 21: Randall Akee, UCLA and Brookings Institution, "Family Income and the Intergenerational Transmission of Voting Behavior: Evidence from an Income Intervention"

September 28: Martin Davies, W&L, "Internal and External Balance in Resource-Rich Developing Countries: a new policy framework" (with Marcel Schroder)

October 5: Katie Shester and Chris Handy, W&L

October 26: Noah Myung, University of Virginia

December 7: Danko Tarabar, Winthrop University, "Culture, Voting Behavior, and Institutional Reform: Evidence from Transition Countries"


*All talks will be at 4 p.m. in Huntley 235, unless otherwise noted.

Convenor: Chris Handy (handyc@wlu.edu)

Previous seminars are listed here.