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.

The current schedule is below. Seminars are at 4pm in Huntley 235 unless otherwise noted.

September 15, 12:15pm, Huntley 220: John Grigsby, University of Chicago, "The Rise of American Ingenuity: Innovation and Inventors of the Golden Age"

September 18 (Monday), 12:15pm, Elrod Commons 206 (Chavis Boardroom): John Bovay, University of Connecticut, "GMO Food Labels in the United States: Economic Implications of the New Law"

September 29: Mark Rush, W&L

November 3: Nuno Garoupa, Texas A&M

November 10: Chris Handy and Katie Shester, W&L

December 1: Laurel Beth Wheeler, Duke


Convenor: Chris Handy (handyc@wlu.edu)

Previous seminars are listed here.