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The Economics and Social Policy Seminar Series draws leading economists to campus to share their empirical research on issues related to inequality and social policy. The series is hosted by the Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy. The faculty organizers are Desmond Ang, Michela Carlana, and Mark Shepard.

The seminar will meet every Friday from 12:00pm to 1:00pm in a hybrid format, so long as it remains in accordance with  Harvard COVID policies.

To receive more details and instructions for attending the event, please sign up for the seminar mailing list.

Spring 2022 Schedule

2/18/2022

Jesse Shapiro: A Taste of Their Own Medicine: Guideline Adherence and Access to Expertise

2/25/2022

Amanda Kowalski: Behavior within a Clinical Trial and Implications for Mammography Guidelines

3/4/2022

David Autor: New Frontiers: The Origins and Content of New Work, 1940–2018

3/11/2022

Patrick Button: Gender Identity, Race, and Ethnicity Discrimination in Access to Mental Health Care and How COVID-19 Affected Access: Evidence from an Audit Field Experiment

3/25/2022

Dania Francis: Black Student Underrepresentation in AP Math Courses: Beyond a Deficit Perspective

4/1/2022

Cailin Slattery: The Political Economy of Subsidy-Giving

4/8/2022

Katie Coffman: A Dynamic Investigation of Stereotypes, Belief Updating, and Behavior

4/15/2022

Belinda Archibong: Prison Labor: The Price of Prisons and the Lasting Effects of Incarceration

4/22/2022

Pay Bayer: TBA

4/29/2022

Ellora Derenoncourt: TBA

 

For questions or more information, email Jessica McClanahan: jessica_mcclanahan@hks.harvard.edu