Seminars and Workshops

As part of its commitment to academic excellence, the Department of Economics sponsors numerous workshops and seminars each semester. Speakers for our workshop series are a mix of faculty and graduate students, in addition to leading scholars from other universities.

Mark C. Berger Seminars

All Mark C. Berger Seminars are Friday afternoons at 3:00 PM, unless otherwise indicated, in a room in Gatton Business & Economics. All are welcome to attend. Papers (when available) can be downloaded using the link on the paper title.

Lala Ma - University of Kentucky
Sorting Over Flood Risk and Implications for Policy Reform
February 7 - 3:00 pm
Gatton 199

Olga Malkova - University of Kentucky
Topic TBD
February 14 - 3:00 pm
Gatton 199

Keaton Miller - University of Oregon
Optimal Managed Competition Subsidies
March 6 - 11:00 am
Gatton 127

Department Workshops

Workshops are held on Mondays 12:00 – 1:00 PM, unless otherwise indicated, in a room in Gatton Business & Economics. Papers (when available) can be downloaded using the link on the paper title.

Christopher Bollinger - University of Kentucky
There's No Such Thing as a Free Lunch: The Case of Imputations and Sampling Variance
January 27 - 12:00 pm
Gatton 311

Carlos Lamarche - University of Kentucky
Wild Bootstrap Inference for Penalized Quantile Regression for Panel Data
February 10 - 12:00 pm
Gatton 311

Monika Khan - University of Kentucky
Finance and Trade: the Relative Role of Stock Markets
March 9 - 10:00 am
Gatton 171

Ken Tester - University of Kentucky
State Taxes as the Bogey-Man: Do Superstars Choose Where to Work to Avoid Taxes?
March 9 - 12:00 pm
Gatton 311