Seminar Announcements Founders Hall

The CMEPR’s Micro-Economic Policy Seminar (MEPS) has upcoming research seminars – all are welcome!

Fall 2023 seminars will be held every Tuesday from 11:00 am – 12:15 pm EST in VMH 322 at the Arlington campus of George Mason University.

If you would like to be added to the mailing list for this seminar, please contact Eric Childress (echildre@gmu.edu).


August 22nd: Robert Moffitt (JHU Econ) – Is This Time Different? The Safety Net Response to the Pandemic Recession

August 29th: Marian Moszoro (IMF) – Can Policies Increase Voter Turnout?

September 5th: Sandra Rozo (World Bank) – Housing Subsidies, Refugee’s  Well-Being, and Social Cohesion in Jordan

September 12th: Jordan Neyland (GMU Law School) – Do Investors Value Privacy? Revealed Preferences from Lottery Sales

September 19th: Thomas Dominguez-Lino (Fed) – Efficiency and Redistribution in Environmental Policy: An Equilibrium Analysis of Agricultural Supply Chains

September 26th: Claire Brunel (AU) – Climate Change and Green Innovation: Beyond Policy?

October 3rd: Martin Karlsson (Duisberg-Essen) – Alive and Kicking? Short-Term Health Effects of a Physician Strike in Germany

October 10th: Dave Marcotte (AU) – Baby Bump? Birth Month, Family Income, and Early Childhood Development

October 17th: Ethan Kaplan (UMD) – Peer Effects on Partisanship, Registration, and Voter Turnout: Evidence from Roommate Assignments

October 24th: Yunan Ji (Georgetown) – The Dynamic Effects of Health Care Price Reform

October 31st: Vitaly Novik (GWU) – The Effect of Parental Resources on College Major Choice

November 7th: Tara Watson (Williams/Brookings)

November 14th: Ryan Kim (SAIS @ JHU)

November 21st: John Giles (World Bank)

November 28th: John Cawley (Cornell) – The Effects of Taxes on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages in the U.S.

December 5th: Student Presentations, TBA