Seminar Series

Finance and Economics Department

Seminar Series — 2013-2014

Date and location

Presenter

Topic

Affiliation

Friday Oct. 18, 2013
3-5 pm in WB 238

Rong Rong

Growing the Right Stars: A Laboratory Study on Network Formation with Heterogeneous Agents

Goddard School of Business and Economics Weber State University

Friday Nov. 1, 2013
3-5 pm in WB 238

Robert Wood

A Review of Mathematical Programming for Portfolio Formation in Finance Research

Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Finance

Friday Nov. 22, 2013
3-5 pm in WB 238

Abdus Samad

Diversification Theory and Free Banking Failure Predictions: New Evidence from Illinois

Finance and Economics Department, UVU

Friday Jan. 17, 2014
3-5 pm in WB 238

Joseph McMurray

Ideology as Opinion: A Spatial Model of Common-value Elections

BYU Economics Department

Friday Jan 24, 2014
3-5pm in WB 238

Rosio Barajas, Maritza Sotomayor

Economic Interdependence: Review of theoretical literature and measurement

El COLEF (Mexico) and Finance and Economics Department, UVU

Friday Jan. 31, 2014
3-5 pm in WB 238

Ty Turley

"Chief for a Day: Who Should be Stewarding Development Dollars?"

Economics Department, BYU

Friday Feb. 21, 2014
3-5pm in WB 238

Gary Mercado

"An Adaptive Nonparametric Linear-Rank Control Chart"

Finance and Economics Department, UVU

Friday Feb 28, 2014
3-5 pm in WB 238

Vaughn Armstrong

“Derivative characteristics in retirement planning”

Finance and Economics Department, UVU

Friday Mar. 7, 2014
3-5 pm in WB 238

Hyrum Smith

Prepay or Defer: An Analysis of the Tradeoff between Mortgage Prepayment and Tax-Deferred Retirement Savings

Finance and Economics, UVU

Friday Mar 28, 2014
3-5pm in WB 238

Jacob Sybrowsky

“Building a Masterful Internship Program: The Leveraged Learning Model”

Finance and Economics, UVU

Friday Apr. 4, 2014
3-5 pm in WB 238

Joe Price

Habit formation in Children: Evidence from Incentives for Healthy Eating

Economics Department, BYU

Friday Apr. 11, 2014
3-5 pm in WB 238

Andre Oliveira

Competition between Seaports in Brazil: A Discrete Choice Analysis

Finance and Economics Department, UVU