Economics and Finance Seminar Series

Seminars are on Fridays from 11:00a – 12:30p. Contact Eduardo Zambrano (the Economics seminar coordinator) at or Hamed Ghoddusi (the Finance seminar coordinator) at with any questions.

2023-2024 Seminar Schedule

Date Room Speaker Affiliation Host Title
09/29/23 03-209 Wolfgang Keller UC-Boulder Economics Intangible Assets, Multinationals, and the Evolution of Firm Heterogeneity
10/20/23 03-209 Manisha Shah Berkeley Public Policy Economics Sex, Power, and Adolescence: Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Behaviors
11/03/23 03-209 Pedro Amaral Cal State Fullerton Economics “Cross-country income dispersion, human capital, and technology adoption”
12/01/23 03-209 Vira Semenova Berkeley Economics Economics Adaptive Estimation of Intersection Bounds
12/08/23 03-209 Benjamin Ouvrard Université Grenoble Alpes Economics Fair Pricing and Farm Supply
02/16/24 03-206 Asaf Bernstein UC-Boulder Finance Postponed
02/23/24 03-206 Abigail Wozniak Minneapolis Fed Economics A Shock by Any Other Name? Reconsidering the Impacts of Local Demand Shocks
03/15/24 03-206 Laura Doval Columbia Business School Economics The Core of Bayesian Persuation
04/05/24 TBD Heitor Almeida UIUC Finance TBD
04/12/24 03-209 Angela Zhou USC Marshall School of Business Economics Optimal and Fair Encouragement Policy Evaluation and Learning
04/19/24 TBD Hashem Pesaran USC and University of Cambridge Finance TBD
04/26/24 TBD Brigham Frandsen BYU Economics TBD
05/03/24 TBD Mark Daniel Bernhardt UIUC Finance TBD
05/10/24 TBD Isabelle Cohen University of Washington Economics TBD
05/24/24 TBD Ahmed Alaa UC Berkeley and UCSF Economics TBD
06/07/24 TBD Conrad Miller Berkeley Haas Economics TBD