Economics and Finance Seminar Series


Orfalea College of Business Seminar Series

Seminars are on typically on Friday from 3:40 – 5:00 p.m. in Room 03-206 unless otherwise noted. Contact Jacqueline Doremus the seminar coordinator at jdoremus@calpoly.edu with any questions.

2021-2022 Seminar Schedule

* Talk is from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Date Speaker Affiliation Title
11/5/21 Ryan Abman San Diego State University “Agriculture and Deforestation”
11/12/21 Tim Richards Arizona State University “Dollar Store Entry”
12/3/21 Kaspar Wuthrich UCSD  “(When) should you adjust inferences for multiple hypothesis testing?”
02/04/22 Alexander Rodivilov Stevens Institute of Technology “Incentives for Contract Designers” (Finance)
02/11/2 Yashar Barardehi Argyros School of Business and Economics at Chapman University “Internalized Retail Order Flow: Informed Trading or Liquidity Provision?”
2/25/22 Anujit Chakraborty UC Davis “Future self-Proof Elicitation Mechanisms”
03/04/22 Christopher Jones USC “Return Extrapolation around the Clock”
4/1/22 Kristian Lopez Vargas UCSC “Disentangling Risk Attitudes and Other-Regarding Preferences: Theory and Experiment”
4/8/22 Sarah Johnston University of Wisconsin “An Empirical Analysis of US Generator Interconnection Policy”
5/6/22* Eric Lewis Texas A&M “The Economics of Time-Limited Development Options: The Case of Oil and Gas Leases”
5/13/22* Kadee Russ UC Davis TBA
5/27/22* Jeremy West UCSC “Dirty Business: Principal-Agent Problems in Hazardous Waste Redemption”