Brown Bag Seminar Series Featured Event Events 2021

Fall 2021 Seminar Series

WORK, FAMILIES AND PUBLIC POLICY

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

Fall 2021

  • September 20                                                                                                                                                             Janet Currie, Princeton University, “Tackling the Substance Abuse Crisis: The Role of Access to Treatment Facilities” 
  • October 4                                                                                                                                                                 Matt Wiswall, University of Wisconsin, “Child Care Inequality and Policy” 
  • October 18                                                                                                                                                                 Charles Manski, Northwestern University, “Population Health Policy Under Uncertainty” 
  • November 1                                                                                                                                                               Brent Hickman, Washington University in St. Louis, “Productivity Versus Motivation in Adolescent Human Capital Production: Evidence from a Structurally Motivated Field Experiment Part II”
  • November 15                                                                                                                                                                Andrew Jordan, Washington University in St. Louis, “Racial Patterns in Approval of Felony Charges”
  • November 29                                                                                                                                                                Andrew Gray, Washington University in St. Louis, “When Anything Can Happen: Anticipated Adversity and Postsecondary Decision-Making”
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 Passcode, 409877

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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.