The Department of Economics “brown bag” seminar series is a forum for the informal presentation of both research in progress by faculty, visiting scholars, and Ph.D. students and the research ideas of others by faculty and Ph.D. students for discussion purposes.

Overall Coordinator: Professor Ana C. Dammert
Macro Finance: Professor Hashmat Khan

Date, Time, and Location Presenter Topic
Thursday, 5 October 2017
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Matt Webb
of Carleton University
The multiway cluster bootstrap
Thursday, 12 October 2017
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Lydia Couture
of Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Data Development and Economic Research (CDER)
Access to business micro data for empirical research at Statistics Canada
Thursday, 16 November 2017
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Jennifer Stewart
of Carleton University
Access to Data at the Carleton-Ottawa-Outaouais Local Research Data Centre (COOL -RDC)
Thursday, 23 November 2017
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Simon Power
of Carleton University
The new Bachelor of Economics Degree Program: How it all fits together
Thursday, 1 February 2018
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Jean-Baptiste Tondji
of the OCGSE
A Preference-Based Rationalization of the Majority Rule
(job market presentation)
Thursday, 8 February 2018
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Joel Wagner
of the Bank of Canada
Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity in Canada: Evidence Against a “Greasing Effect”
Thursday, 15 February 2018
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Loretta Fung
of National Tsing Hua University
The Impact of Immigrant Business Ownership on International Trade
(with co-author, Huju Liu of Statistics Canada whom shall be present to answer questions about CEEDD data and data access)
Thursday, 1 March 2018
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Hashmat Khan
of Carleton University
TBA
Thursday, 8 March 2018
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Simon Power 
of Carleton University, Eileen Harris and Elspeth McCulloch of the C.U. Educational Development Centre
Technology in the classroom: Good or bad?
Thursday, 15 March 2018
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Jahangir Alam, postdoc HEC (visiting Statistics Canada) Misallocation and Trade Policy
Thursday, 22 March 2018
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Dana Galizia
of Carleton University
TBA
Thursday, 29 March 2018
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Hassan Faryaar
Ph.D. candidate, Carleton University
TBA
Thursday, 5 April 2018
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Farzaneh Davarzani
Doctoral Candidate, UofO
TBA
Thursday, 26 April 2018
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
D-880 Loeb
Frances Woolley
of Carleton University
The Political Economy of University Education