Applied Microeconomics Workshop


Spring 2018 Schedule

Date Speaker(s) Title
March 28
4:00 pm
Núria Rodriguez-Planas
City University of New York, Queens College
Gender Norms and the Gender Gap in Teenagers' Risky Behaviors and Later-Life Outcomes: Longitudinal Evidence for the US (with Anna Sanz-de-Galdeano and Anastasia Terskaya)
April 4*
4:00 pm
Melanie Khamis
Wesleyan University
Gender Imbalances and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from Large-Scale Mexican Migration (with Emily Conover and Sarah Pearlman)
April 18
4:00 pm

Olga Alonso & Coral del Rio
University of Vigo

Occupational Segregation by Sexual Orientation in the U.S.:  Exploring Its Effects on Same-Sex Couples
May 2
4:00 pm
M.V. Lee Badgett, UMass Amherst Analyzing Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Discrimination for Federal Contractor and Noncontractor Firms (with Amanda Baumle and Steven Boutcher)

* Joint with History & Development Workshop

Workshop Location: 209 Crotty Hall (unless otherwise indicated)
412 N. Pleasant St., Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst

When available, papers will be posted at least one week prior to presentation.

For more details, contact Professor Ganguli at