Economic History and Development Workshops Spring 2015

 

Cem Ovyat

University of Greenwich, UK

Land Inequality, Conflict and Education: The Case of Southeastern Turkey
Tuesday, March 3, 4pm

Thompson Hall 919

(Joint with Political Economy Workshop)

 

Katherine Newman and Rourke O’Brien

UMASS-Amherst and Harvard School of Public Health

Taxing the Poor: Doing Damage to the Truly Disadvantaged.

Wednesday March 11, 4pm

Thompson Hall 919

(Followed by Wine and Cheese Reception)

 

Mehrene Larudee

UMASS-Amherst

Did Capital Go Away? Capital Flight as One Possible Cause of the Decline in [beta] during and after World War I.

Wednesday April 1, 4pm

Thompson Hall 919

 

Patrick L. Mason

Florida State University

Racial composition of the police force and efficient policing: less biased policing and more public safety

Friday April 17, 3pm

Gordon Hall 3rd Floor Conference Room