Economics Contact: Dr. J. Barkley Rosser, Jr. - 540.568-3212 - rosserjb@jmu.edu

Fall 2018
J. Barkley Rosser, Jr. (Economics), James Madison University

Topic: Reflections on Reflexivity and Complexity

Date: Monday, September 17, 2018

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

Pavlina Tcherneva (Economics), Bard College & Jerome Levy Institute

Topic: The Job Guarantee:  Completing the Roosevelt Revolution

Date: Monday, September 24, 2018

Time: 5:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker G7

Vipul Bhatt (Economics), James Madison University

Topic: Introducing Virtue Ethics into Normative Economics for Models with Endogenous Preferences

Date: Friday, October 12, 2018

Time: 2:30 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

Piyusha Mutreja (Economics), James Madison University

Topic: Rural and Urban Marginal Product of Capital in China

Date: Tuesday, October 23, 2018 

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Shoker 622

Bryan Caplan (Economics), George Mason University

JIN Lecture in Political Economy

Topic: The Case Against Education

Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker G5

Samuel Bowles (Economics), Santa Fe Institute

JIN Lecture in Political Economy

Topic: The Death of Liberalism

Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Location: Showker G6

Shu-Heng Chen (Economics), National Chenchi University, Taiwan

Topic: An Experimental Examination of the Heuristic Switching Model in Learning-to-Forecast Tasks

Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

Mona Sameni (Economics), James Madison University

Topic: The Effect of Health IT on the Quality of Primary Care: Evidence from a Physician Survey

Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

Spring 2018
Paul Auerbach (Economics), Kingston University

Topic: Socialist Optimism: An Alternative Political Economy for the Twenty-First Century

Date: Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 201

J. Barkley Rosser, Jr. (Economics), James Madison University

Topic: Austrian Themes and the Cambridge Capital Theory Controversies

Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

Pavlina Tcherneva (Economics), Bard College and Jerome R. Levy Institute

Topic: Does Saving Europe Require Saving the Currency?

Date: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

Kenneth R. Elzinga (Economics), University of Virginia, JIN Lecture in Political Economy

Topic: Economics and the Supreme Court

Date: Tuesday, April 3, 2018 

Time: 5:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Shoker G5

Rajiv Sethi (Economics), Barnard College and Santa Fe Institute

Topic: Meritocracy in the Face of Income Inequality

Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

Fall 2017
J. Barkley Rosser, Jr. (Economics), James Madison University

Topic: Consistency and Incompleteness in General Equilibrium Theory

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

Anders Aslund (Economics), Atlantic Council

Topic: What Kind of Russia Has Putin Built?

Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017

Time:  5:00 p.m.

Location: EnGeo 1301

John Whitehead (Economics), Appalachian State University

Topic: Preferences for Ecosystem-Based Fisheries Management: The Case of Atlantic Menhaden

Date: Wednresday, November 8, 2017

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Shoker G2

Judy L. Klein (Economics), Mary Baldwin University

Topic: Bounded Rationality of Cold War Operations

Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

Vipul Bhatt (Economics), James Madison University

Topic: Education, Labor Supply, and Living Arrangements of the Millenials: A Search-Theoretic Approach

Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

Matias Vernego (Economics), Bucknell University

Topic: Foreign Exchange Rate Dynamics in Latin America

Date: Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Zane Showker 622

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