W&L/VMI Seminar Series Upcoming Seminars

The W&L/VMI Economics Seminar Series meets weekly for scholars to present original research from all fields of economics. Speakers include W&L faculty from economics and other disciplines as well as researchers from other universities. All interested students, faculty, and community members are welcome to attend. 

2021 Seminars

Oct. 8: Camilo Alvarez, Ted DeLaney Postdoctoral Fellow in Economics, Washington and Lee University: "Fear and Lending in Sovereign Debt: The Role of Risk Premia in Default and Renegotiations" (HU 301)

Oct. 22: Matt Naven, Associate Professor of Economics, Washington and Lee University: "Event Studies with Secular Time Trends"

Oct. 29: Peter Grajzl, Professor of Economics, Washington and Lee University

Nov. 5: Sandip Sukhtankar, Associate Professor of Economics, UVA: "In-kind Transfers as Insurance"

*All events take place at 4 p.m. in Huntley 230 unless noted otherwise. 

Convenor: Shikha Silwal (silwals@wlu.edu)