Brown Bag Seminar Series Events 2020

Fall 2020 Seminar Series

WORK, FAMILIES AND PUBLIC POLICY

A Biweekly Brown Bag Seminar SeriesTopics Relating to Labor, Households, Health Care, Law and Social Welfare

Fall 2020

  • September 21                                                                                                                                                     Albertina Antognini, James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona, “Nonmarital Contracts”
  • October 5                                                                                                                                                                     Ian Fillmore, Washington University in St. Louis, “The Effects of Federal Grants on Student Outcomes”
  • October 19                                                                                                                                                                   Stefanie DeLuca, The Johns Hopkins University, “Creating Moves to Opportunity: Experimental Evidence on Barriers to Neighborhood Choice”
  • November 2                                                                                                                                                                 Larry Katz, Harvard University, “Why Do Sectoral Employment Training Programs Work?”
  • November 16                                                                                                                                            Sanghmitra Gautam, Washington University in St. Louis, “Female Inheritance Rights in India: The Impact of the Hindu Succession Act on Intra-Household Welfare”
  • November 30                                                                                                                                                        Bart Hamilton, Washington University in St. Louis, “Social Determinants of Health and the Value of Medical Innovation”
  • December 14                                                                                                                                                             Daron Acemoglu, MIT, “Task Displacement and US Inequality”
Faculty members and graduate students from Washington University, the University of Missouri, Saint Louis University and other area universities, are invited to participate.Time: 12:00 to 1:00 PM, with discussion extending to 1:30 p.m., for those interested. Place: Zoom Virtual Meeting Room

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Sponsored by: The Olin Business School, the George Warren Brown School of Social Work, the Center for Social Development, the Department of Economics, and the College of Arts and Sciences.