Economic History and Development Workshop

This seminar meets 3-4 times a semester in which graduate students and faculty present research in progress on a range of topics in economic history and economic development.  Faculty from other UMass departments as well as faculty from other universities and colleges are frequently invited to both attend and present papers.

Spring 2019 Schedule

Date Speaker(s) Title
Wednesday 
February 20
4:00 pm
Leonard Wantchekon
Professor of Economics
Princeton University
TBA
Wednesday 
March 20
4:00 pm

Una Osili Okonkwo
Professor of Economics and Philanthropic Studies
Indiana University - Perdue University

TBA

Wednesday 
April 17
4:00 pm

Thandika Mkandawire
Professor and Chair of African Studies (Emeritus), London School of Economics

TBA

Wednesday
May 1
4:00 pm

Shahram Azhar

TBA

 

     

* All talks will be held on Wednesdays at 4 pm in 209 Crotty Hall
with the exception of November 6, which is a Tuesday


Room 209
Crotty Hall
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Papers should be posted at least one week prior to presentation.

For more details contact Professor Wa Githinji at mwangi@econs.umass.edu