Friday Afternoon Workshop

The Department of Economics conducts an occasional research and reading workshop. Attendees are asked to read the listed selections ahead of time. The Workshop runs on occasional Fridays from 3:30-5:00 p.m. Please note the location in the schedule below, as the location varies. Most meetings are followed by a Barstool Economists meeting at a local eatery. Attendance is open to SJSU students and faculty only, but please email Colleen Haight, Matt Holian or Rui Liu to inquire about attending if you are not affiliated with SJSU, have any other questions about our Workshop, or are interested in presenting your research.

Friday Afternoon Workshop Schedule, Spring 2017

Date Location Topic
Presenter, Affiliation
Feb 3 DMH 135 Measurement Error in Macroeconomic Data and Economics Research
Dr. Andrew C.Chang,
Federal Reserve System
Mar 17 DMH 135 Health Insurance, Retirement Decisions and the Value of Medicare
Jonathan Zhang, PhD Candidate at Stanford University
April 21 DMh 135 Complexity Economics: Motivation, Methods, and Methodology
James Caton, PhD candidate at Geerge Mason University