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                                                                                                                                                                Limor Golan, Washington University in St. Louis, “Estimating a Dynamic Model of Inequality, Statistical Discrimination, and Occupational Sorting Using Quasi-Experimental Data” 
  • November 29                                                                                                                                                                Andrew Jordan, Washington University in St. Louis, “Racial Patterns in Approval of Felony Charges” 
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.