“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.
+ Oct 24, 2017 Beloit WI Beloit College On T Oct 24 I'll be at Beloit College in Beloit WI to give a 7pm comedy-and-carbon-tax talk on "Comedy, Economics, and Climate Change (or How Climate Action Turned Me Into a Republican)". Free and open to the public! + Oct 25, 2017 Madison WI UW Madison (part 1) On W Oct 25 from 1:00 – 2:15 PM I'll be giving a talk about the economics of carbon taxes and the I-732 campaign at the UW-Madison Biotech Center Auditorium (425 Henry Mall). Free and open to the public! Sponsored by the Wisconsin Energy Institute, by Resource Energy Demand Analysis, and by the Nelson Institute for Energy Analysis and Policy. + Oct 25, 2017 Madison WI UW Madison (part 2) On W Oct 25 from 5-7pm I'll be giving a talk for the UW econ department students, faculty, and staff, at DeJope Residence Hall, the Lake Mendota Room, 640 Elm Drive. "We are currently planning your talk from 5:30 – 6:30 pm, with light hors d'oeuvre and drinks before and after." Please RSVP here. + Oct 26, 2017 Monona Grove WI Monona Grove High School I'll be visiting Mr Brian Jefferson and students at Monona Grove High School on Th morning Oct 26 as part of the free shows I try to do for public high schools etc! + Oct 27, 2017 Pittsburgh PA University of Pittsburgh Details TBD, but at the University of Pittsburgh on F Oct 27 as part of the RepublicEn.org EnCourage Tour, partnering with Pitt's Climate Stewardship Society. + Nov 2, 2017 Ogden UT Weber State I'll be giving a couple of talks (including an evening talk in the Alumni Center at 6:30pm or 7:00pm) at Weber State University on Th Nov 2 2017. Details TBD! + Nov 3, 2017 Salt Lake City UT Thomas S. Monson Center On Friday November 3 I will give a short talk as part of "Warming Up to Climate Change: Risks and Opportunities in Utah", a seminar for Utah opinion leaders at the Thomas S. Monson Center. Sponsored by the Utah Citizens' Council and the University of Utah Sustainability Center. This meeting is not open to the public, please contact me if you want to attend.
My new Cartoon Climate book!