“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.
+ Apr 13, 2017 Pocatello ID ISU Pocatello Details TBD at ISU Pocatello on Th April 13! + Apr 18, 2017 Reno NV University of Nevada at Reno I'll be visiting the economics department at the University of Nevada at Reno on T April 18. Details TBD but should include an 11am class visit, an afternoon carbon tax seminar, and an evening talk. As long as there's space all of these events should be open to the public so email me for details if the date approaches and you need more info! + Apr 19, 2017 Salt Lake City Salt Lake Community College At Salt Lake Community College (Taylorsville Redwood Campus) on W April 19 from 6-7pm, details TBD but this will be free and open to the public! + Apr 25, 2017 Birmingham AL Samford University Tentative event with Art Carden and colleagues at Samford University in Birmingham on T April 25. I'll be doing Stand-Up Econ during 10 AM convo hour, location TBA; speaking to Sara McCarty's Public Finance & Policy class, 11-12:15 on environmental econ; Possibly meeting with students in the MS-Environmental Management program; and delivering a Keynote address to Omicron Delta Epsilon/Financial Management Association Dinner in the evening. Email me for details about any or all of this! + 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). + May 8, 2017 Boston MA FPA of MA I'll be giving a talk on the afternoon of M May 8 in Boston for the Financial Planning Association of MA. + 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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