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Seminar Series

The economics seminar generally meets on Fridays from 11:00 a.m. to noon in SSPA room 204, unless otherwise noted. For more information please contact Dr. Heather Stephens at

Seminar Series Archive – click here to see our past topics and speakers.


Friday, February 13

Friday, February 27, 11:00 a.m. – noon
Yunson Li and Jeff Nugent, University of Southern California (USC)
“What Can Be Learned about the Employment Effects of Labor Market Deregulation from Hypothetical Questions to Firms? Evidence from the Enterprise Surveys”

Tuesday, March 10, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., including a reception
Special seminar co-hosted by the Rho Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa
Kathleen McGarry, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
“50 Years of the War on Poverty: What it meant for the elderly”
LOCATION: Beach Auditorium, University Student Union (USU)

Friday, March 13, 11:00 a.m. – noon
Matthew Holian, San Jose State University
“Integrating Multimodal Data into Benefit-Cost Analysis for Transportation Planning Policy”

Friday, April 10, 11:00 a.m. – noon
Quinn Keefer, California State University San Marcos
“The Sunk-Cost Fallacy and Performance Feedback: Evidence from Professional Football”

Friday, April 17, 11:00 a.m. – noon
Edward Coulson, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
“Houses, Apartments and Condos: The Governance of Multifamily Housing”

Friday, April 24, 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
2015 CSULB Regional Economic Forum
LOCATION: Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center
For more information, please visit the website:

Thursday, May 7, 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
CSULB Student Research Poster Session
LOCATION: LA3, room 106