Fall 2015

Monday Colloquium Series

September 14IU Workshop Affiliated Faculty (WAF)Research Summaries (Session I) by IU WAF
September 21Victor Menaldo 
Department of Political Science, University of Washington 
"The Fiscal Roots of Urban Bias"
September 28Dean Lueck
Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Arizona
"The Evolution and Organization of Environmental Agencies: From Game Laws to Hierarchical Bureaucracy"
October 5Noam Yuchtman
Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley
"Identifying Ideology: Experimental Evidence on Anti-Americanism in Pakistan"
October 12Eric Rasmusen
Kelley School of Business, IU Bloomington
“Law, Coercion, and Expression”
October 19Brian Broughman
Maurer School of Law, IU Bloomington
“The Cost of Supermajority Target Shareholder Approval: Mergers versus Tender Offers” 
October 26Timothy Hellwig 
Department of Political Science, IU Bloomington
“The Other Side of Neoliberalism: Policy Regimes and Economic Accountability in Latin America”  
November 2Sebastian Galiani
Department of Economics, University of Maryland
"The Causal Effect of Competition on Prices and Quality: Evidence from a Field Experiment"
November 9IU Workshop Affiliated Faculty (WAF)Research Summaries (Session II) by IU WAF  
November 16Thad Dunning
Department of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley
“Is Paying Taxes Habit-Forming? Evidence from a Tax Holiday Lottery in Uruguay”
November 30Victor Fleischer
School of Law, University of San Diego
Alpha: Labor is the New Capital”
December 4
Gar Alperovitz
Lionel R. Bauman Professor of Political Economy, University of Maryland
“The Political Economy of The Next System: Theory and Practice”
December 7Mostafa Beshkar
Department of Economics, IU Bloomington
“Cap and Escape in Trade Agreements”