Transport, Urban, and Environmental Seminars Series Tentative Schedule

  

SPRING
"Racial Turnover and the Evolution of Rents in Mid-Century American Cities"
Allison Shertzer, University of Pittsburg

Thursday, April 6th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Economic Geography in the Long-Run: Spatial Concentration of US Manufacturing Industries 1880-1997"
Alex Klein, Keynes College

Thursday, April 13th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Interest Rates and Housing Market Dynamics in a Housing Search Model"
Edward Kung, UCLA

Thursday, April 20th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Adaptation and the Climate Penalty on Ozone"
Antonio Bento, USC

Thursday, April 27th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Public School Choice: A Static Analysis"
Damon Clark, UCI

Thursday, May 4th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"The Labor Market Effects of Opening the Border: Evidence from Switzerland"
Giovanni Peri, UC Davis (Joint with Labor-Public Series)

Thursday, May 11th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Price discrimination in International Airline Markets"
Jonathan Williams, University of North Carolina

Thursday, May 18th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Dynamic Regulatory Distortions: Coal Procurement at U.S. Power Plants"
Akshaya Jha, Carnegie Mellon University

Thursday, May 25th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"The Shadow Cost of Parking Minimums: Evidence from Los Angeles County"
Sofia Franco, Nova School of Business and Economics

Thursday, June 1st
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

WINTER
"Parking Costs and the Decision to Drive l"
Nagwa Khordagui, UCI, Graduate Student

Thursday, January 26th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"What Are U.S. Households Willing to Pay To Avoid the Harm to the Environment From the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill"
Richard Carson, UCSD

Thursday, February 2nd
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Evidence of Directional Price Discrimination in the US Airline Industry"
Alex Luttman, UCI, Graduate Student

Thursday, February 9th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Optional Public School Interdistrict Open Enrollment and House Prices"
Wyatt Clarke, UCI Graduate student

Thursday, February 16th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"A New (Intellectual) Property Right for Non-Personal Data? An Economic Analysis"
Wolfgang Kerber, Philipps-University Marburg

Thursday, February 23rd
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"The Local Impact of Containerization"
Leah Brooks, George Washington University

Thursday, March 9th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Do Gas Prices Affect Residential Property Values?"
Edward Coulson, UCI

Thursday, March 16th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Give Me 3': Do Minimum Distance Passing Laws Reduce Bicyclist Fatalities"
Cody Nehiba, UCI, Graduate Student

Thursday, March 23rd
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

FALL
"How "efficient" are intercity railway prices and frequencies in Europe?"
Stef Proost, KU Leuven

Thursday, September 22nd
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Transit Access and Neighborhood Segregation. A Study of the Dallas Light Rail System"
Killian Heilmann, UC San Diego

Thursday, September 29th
4:00pm-5:30pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Pigouvian Taxes at Odds: Freight Trucks and Externalities"
Kevin Roth, UC Irvine

Thursday, October 6th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"The Economies of Speed: The Electrification of the Streetcar System and the Decline of Mom-and-Pop Stores in Boston 1885-1905"
Wei You, UC San Diego

Thursday, October 13th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Beyond the Iceberg Hypothesis: Opening the Black Box of Transport Costs"
Guillaume Daudin, University of Paris-Dauphine

Thursday, October 20th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

"Measuring the Stringency of Land-Use Regulations: The Case of China's Building-Height Limits"
Jan Brueckner, UC Irvine

Wednesday, November 16th
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza B, Room 3266

"The Economic Effects of Weather: Evidence from Big Data on Small Places"
Daniel Wilson, Federal Reserve Bank of SF

Thursday, December 1st
3:30pm-5:00pm
Social Science Plaza A, Room 3132

 

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