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Seminar Series

Seminar Schedule Fall 2017

UGA Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics AAEC 8010


Unless otherwise stated, all seminars will take place at 3:30 pm, 210 Conner Hall (with remote connections to Tifton, SWD, and Griffin, 210 Stuckey). Seminars typically last one hour.

August 18, 2017

No Seminar

August 25, 2017

"A Microeconomic Model of Household Food Waste" - Travis Smith, University of Georgia

September 1, 2017


September 15, 2017


September 22, 2017

"Selection Effects and Heterogeneous Demand Responses to the Berkeley Soda Tax Vote" -  Jakina Debnam, Cornell University

September 29, 2017

"Revealing Intentions to Enhance Coordination: Evidence from Collective Commercialization in Senegal" - Angelino Viceisza, Spelman College

October 6, 2017  

"The Amenity Costs of Offshore Wind Farms: Evidence from a Choice Experiment" - Laura Taylor, NCSU

October 13, 2017

"The Impact of Natural Disasters on Household Finances" - Tamara Sheldon, University of South Carolina

October 20, 2017

"Consumer Preferences for Tennessee Certified Beef" - Karen Lewis DeLong, University of Tennessee

October 27, 2017

No Lecture - Fall Break

November 3, 2017

J.W. Fanning Lecture: "China and the Global Food Equation" - Colin Carter, University of California, Davis

Dogwood/Azalea Room
Hilton Garden Inn
390 E Washington St, Athens, GA

November 10, 2017

"Declining Discount Rates and Time-Inconsistent Carbon Taxes/Subsidies: Implications for Investment-Based Mitigation" - Matthew Oliver, Georgia Tech

November 17, 2017

No Seminar

November 24, 2017

No Seminar - Thanksgiving Holiday

December 1, 2017