Brown Bag Seminar Series Events 2019

Spring 2019 Seminar Series

WORK, FAMILIES AND PUBLIC POLICY

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

Spring 2019

  • February 4                                                                                                                                                                    William R. Emmons, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, “Is College Still Worth It?” 
  • February 18                                                                                                                                                                Anne Winkler, University of Missouri – St. Louis, “Investigating the Biomedical Workforce: Gender, Field of Training, and Retention.”
  • March 4                                                                                                                                                                        Brad Hershbein, W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, “Paid Family Leave and Employer Skill Demand: Evidence from Job Postings.”
  • March 18                                                                                                                                                                        Adriana Lleras-Muney, University of California, Los Angeles, “The Long Term Effects of Tying Cash Transfers to Marital Status on Family Welfare.”
  • April 1                                                                                                                                                                            Martha Bailey, University of Michigan, “New Evidence on the Labor-Market Effects of the 1963 Equal Pay Act.”
  • April 15                                                                                                                                                                      Duncan Thomas, Duke University, “Parenthood and Work.”
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: Seigle Hall, Room 348, at Washington University.

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Sponsored by:The Wells Fargo Advisory Center for Finance and Accounting Research in the Olin Business School, the George Warren Brown School of Social Work, the Center for Social Development, the Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Work and Social Capital in the School of Law; the Department of Economics, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.Room courtesy of the Economics Department. Coffee and soft drinks will be provided.