October 04, 2018

David Agrawal presented “Sales Taxes, Spatial Agglomeration and the Internet” at the International Institute of Public Finance Congress on August 23, 2018 in Tampere, Finland.


October 04, 2018

David Agrawal’s paper “Fiscal Decentralization and Mobility: Evidence from Spain’s Income Tax System” (with Dirk Foremny) was recently published in the ifo DICE Report - Journal for Institutional Comparisons.


October 04, 2018

David Agrawal’s paper “Relocation of the Rich: Migration in Response to Tax Rate Changes from Spanish Reforms” (with Dirk Foremny) is forthcoming in the Review of Economics and Statistics.


October 04, 2018

Ph.D. student. Katherine Toran was awarded Best Graduate Student Paper in Economics for her paper “Does Medicare Part D Extend Lives? Medicare Part D and Life Expectancy" at the Ohio Association of Economists and Political Scientists Annual Meeting (September 21 - 22).


October 04, 2018

James P. Ziliak presented "Restoring Economic Opportunity for 'The People Left Behind': Employment Strategies for Rural America" at the Aspen Institute Economic Strategy Group, on August 7-10, 2018 in Aspen, CO.


October 04, 2018

James P. Ziliak is Principal Investigator (Craig Gundersen, Co-Investigator, University of Illinois) on a $1.5 million grant, “Understanding Food-Related Hardships among Older Americans,”  from the Food and Nutrition Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture,


October 04, 2018

Anthony Creane is spending the academic year on sabbatical at Universitat Pompeu Fabra as a Visiting Scholar, an honorary faculty-level appointment at Pompeu Fabra. Universitat Pompeu Fabra/BGSE is ranked 17th Economics Department in the world by IDEAS.


October 04, 2018

Ana Maria Herrera's paper, "Forecasting Crude Oil Price Volatility" (with Liang Hu and Daniel Pastor), is forthcoming in the International Journal of Forecasting.


October 04, 2018

Ana María Herrera is spending the academic year as a Visiting Fellow at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Visiting Faculty at the Barcelona Graduate School for Economics.


October 04, 2018

Xiaozhou Ding (Ph.D. student) and Lala Ma's paper "Flood Risk and Salience: New Evidence from the Sunshine State" (with Laura Bakkensen) is forthcoming in the Southern Economic Journal.