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Spring 2019 Guest Speakers

All Seminars held in 452 Snow at 3:30 pm unless noted otherwise.
* indicates "Oswald Distinguished Speaker"

Date Speaker Seminar Title Faculty Host
Sept 4

Nicolai Kuminoff (Arizona State)

Valuing statistical life using seniors' medical spending  Tsvetanov
Sept 13
120 Snow

Jean-Charles Rochet (Geneva)

Taxing financial transactions Cornet
Sept 18

Valerie Bostwick (Kansas State)

Semesters or quarters? The effect of the academic calendar on postsecondary student outcomes Slusky
Oct 17* special guest, to be announced   Barnett
Oct 30 Brenden Timpe (Nebraska)   Slusky
Nov 13 K-State job candidate   Slusky
Nov 15 K-State job candidate   Tsvetanov
Nov 20 K-State job candidate   Slusky
Dec 4 K-State job candidate   Ginther
Dec 6 K-State job candidate   Tsvetanov

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