Economic Theory Workshop

This seminar meets 6 to 10 times a semester in which graduate students and faculty report on research in progress on topics in economic theory and related areas. Faculty from other UMass departments as well as faculty from other universities and colleges are frequently invited to both attend and present papers.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Date Speaker(s) Title
February 24
4:00 pm

Gilberto Lima
Univeristy of São Paulo

Heterogeneity in Workers Unemployment Expectations and Cyclical Fluctuations In Economic Activity

March 2
4:00 pm
Canceled- Roberto Veneziani
Queen Mary University
Monday *
March 9
4:00 pm
Canceled- Gabriel Mathy
American University
The Economic Causes and Consequences of a Monetary Shortage: the Case of Colonial Quebec
March 23
4:00 pm
Canceled- Mark Stelzner
Connecticut College

Discrimination and Monopoly Power

March 30
4:00 pm
Canceled- Sam Bowles
UMass- Amherst

Four Questions to a UMass Economist

April 13
4:00 pm
Canceled- Peter Skott
UMass- Amherst
Aggregate Demand Policy in a Dual Economy

*co-sponsored by History & Development Workshop

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

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

For more details, contact Professor Katzner at