Department of Economics

The Department of Economics has a vibrant group of professors who do research in a wide variety of areas. The Department offers both an MA and a PhD program in economics.

Risk Adjustment and Early Academic Outcomes...

French

John Haisken-DeNew, University of Melbourne, will give the lecture: "Risk Adjustment and Early Academic Outcomes of Funded Children with Disability"

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of Funded Children with Disability, by John Haisken-DeNew, University of Melbourne
Date: 
Monday 18 June 2018 à 11 h 15 to à 12 h 30
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Risk Adjustment and Early Academic Outcomes...

English

John Haisken-DeNew, University of Melbourne, will give the lecture: "Risk Adjustment and Early Academic Outcomes of Funded Children with Disability"

Sub-title: 
of Funded Children with Disability by John Haisken-DeNew, University of Melbourne
Date: 
Monday, 18 June 2018 - 11:15 am to 12:30 pm
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Atelier sur les inégalités dans les pays arabes

Session 1, 3:00pm to 4:30pm

French
Date: 
Tuesday 5 June 2018 à 15 h 00 to à 18 h 00
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Workshop on Inequality in the Arab Countries

Session 1, 3:00pm to 4:30pm

English
Date: 
Tuesday, 5 June 2018 - 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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Eun Jeong Heo, Vanderbilt University

French

Abstract: 

Sub-title: 
Financial Aid in College Admissions: Need-based versus Merit-based.”
Date: 
Friday 18 May 2018 à 14 h 30 to à 16 h 00
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Eun Jeong Heo, Vanderbilt University

English

Abstract: 

Sub-title: 
Financial Aid in College Admissions: Need-based versus Merit-based.”
Date: 
Friday, 18 May 2018 - 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
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Approximate cluster robust inference

French

Lecture "Approximate cluster robust inference: When to bootstrap and when to hope for the best" by James Mackinnon, Queen's University

Sub-title: 
When to bootstrap and when to hope for the best
Date: 
Wednesday 18 April 2018 à 14 h 30 to à 16 h 00
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La croissance inclusive pour le développement de politiques

French

L’honorable Jean-Yves Duclos, Ministre de la Famille, des Enfants et du Développement social fera une présentation pour expliquer l’importance données probantes dans le développement de nouvelles politiques sociales pour le gouvernement du Canada. 

Suite à sa présentation, trois panélistes de la Faculté des sciences sociales discuteront brièvement de trois aspects des politiques sociales :

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avec l’honorable Jean-Yves Duclos, Ministre de la Famille, des Enfants et du Développement
Date: 
Friday 4 May 2018 à 13 h 30 to à 15 h 00
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Policy making for inclusive growth

English

The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development will deliver a presentation explaining the importance of data in the development of new social policies for the government of Canada.

After his presentation, three panelists from the Faculty of Social Sciences will briefly discuss three aspects of social policy:

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with the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development
Date: 
Friday, 4 May 2018 - 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
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Doctoral Thesis Defence - Derek Rice

English

We are pleased to confirm that the oral defence for Derek Rice's thesis (Economic) will take place on Tuesday, April 24th at 1:30 p.m. in room FSS 5028, 120 University

Thesis Title

" Three Essays in Development Economics: First Nation Economic Development”

Thesis Supervisors

Professors Pierre Brochu/Fernanda Estevan

Sub-title: 
Three Essays in Development Economics: First Nation Economic Development
Date: 
Tuesday, 24 April 2018 - 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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