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Malim Harding lecture in Political Economy
Global Financial Governance after the 2008 Meltdown by Professor Eric Helleiner, University of Waterloo.

Monday November 24, 2014 from 4:10 to 6:00 pm at George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place, Trinity College.

Eric Helleiner is the Faculty of Arts Chair in International... Read more

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The Department of Economics at the University of Toronto ranks among the top economics departments internationally. The teaching and research of its 68 faculty members span a wide range of fields and cover theory, applied data analysis, and econometric methodology. Around 15 PhD students, 60 MA students, and 20 MFE students enter our programs each year, and the department has over 1,800 undergraduates, with an additional 800 undergraduates at the Mississauga campus. Collaborative programs with the Rotman School of Management, the Faculty of Law, the Centre for the Environment, and Dynamics of Global Change allow students to undertake interdisciplinary studies at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Upcoming Seminars

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Today

David Rivers (Western Of Ontario), "Model Uncertainty and the Effect of Shall-Issue Right-to-Carry Laws on Crime" (joint with Steven N. Durlauf and Salvador Navarro). 14:00–15:20, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Ismael Mourifi√©
Daniele Paserman (Boston University), "Three-Generation Mobility in the United States, 1850-1940: The Role of Maternal and Paternal Grandparents" (joint with Claudia Olivetti and Laura Salisbury). 15:40–17:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Gustavo Bobonis, Marco Gonzalez-Navarro, and Aloysius Siow

Monday

Shahar Rotberg (University of Toronto), "Wage Income Expectations and Housing Price Bubbles". 12:10–13:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Burhanettin Kuruscu
Xin Zhao (University of Toronto), "TBA". 13:10–14:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Colin Stewart
Financial economics: Xin Wang (University of Toronto), "TBA". 14:10–15:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Peter Cziraki   Cancelled
Jen Brown (Kellogg School of Management), "TBA". 16:10–17:30, Rotman, room 1010. Organized by Jim Campbell and Junichi Suzuki

Recent Working Papers

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