“The funniest papers in the history of economics”
Check out my latest video, filmed at the Humor Session at the Jan 2016 annual meeting of the American Economic Association. (For more info see my collection of funny economics articles or the Virtual Specialized Issue of Economic Inquiry.) All together my videos have over 1 million hits on YouTube.
+ Dec 7, 2016 Tacoma WA Tacoma CityClub I'll be speaking at the Tacoma CityClub dinner at UPS on W Dec 7. Program details below. Wine Social-6pm Dinner-6:30pm "The World's Only Stand up Economist Comedian"-6:45pm 7:05pm-Announcements and the brainstorming session for ideas for the future of City Club. The venue has changed to the Tahoma Room in Thomas Hall. Bldg #44 on map. Parking is across North 11th, on the side of the Field House. Just cross North 11th after parking and follow paved path to Thomas Hall. There will be signs showing you the way. + Dec 9, 2016 Omaha NE Tenaska I'll be at a company event for Tenaska in Omaha NE on F Dec 9. + Jan 7, 2017 Chicago 9th Annual AEA Economics Humor Session in Honor of Caroline Postelle Clotfelter The AEA Humor Session will tentatively be on Sat Jan 7, 2017, at 8pm, location TBD in Chicago. The humor session is one of the only parts of the American Economic Association annual meeting that is free and open to the public! (Registration for the full conference---more info here---is well worth it if you're into economics :) + Jan 12, 2017 Bellevue WA Institute for Supply Management – Western WA I'll be at the ISM-WW event in Bellevue on the evening of Jan 12 2017 to moderate an Economic Panel. + May 5, 2017 Cambridge MA Harvard-Cengage Teaching Conference On Friday May 5 I'll be part of an economics teaching conference at Harvard organized by Greg Mankiw. I'll be speaking about “The Fight for a Carbon Tax: Lessons from Washington State.” Also on the program: George Borjas (immigration), David Weil (on inequality), and Larry Summers (TBD). + Jun 25, 2018 Gothenburg, Sweden Tentative at WCERE I'm in discussions to be part of the 6th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists, to be held in Gothenburg, Sweden, from June 25th to June 29th, 2018. Details TBD...
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