Seminar Series

Seminar Schedule: Fall 2019

UGA Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics AAEC 8010


Unless otherwise stated, all seminars will take place at 3:30 p.m., 210 Conner Hall (with remote connections to Tifton, SWD, and Griffin, 210 Stuckey). Seminars typically last to 5 p.m.


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Wednesday, August 14

No seminar

Wednesday, August 21

Lightning Round presentations by UGA faculty/students (AAEA Encoure, pt. 1)

  • "Concern and Externalities Associated with Locating Hemp Production and Processing Facilities" - Ben Campbell
  • "Are obese consumers less responsice to price (dis)incentives?" - Chen Zhen
  • "Estimating the Market Effect of a Trade War: the Case of Soybean Tariffs" - Mike Adjemian

Wednesday, August 28

"The Economic and Risk Impacts of Cover Crops Adoption” - Yangxuan Liu, University of Georgia

Wednesday, September 4

"Avoiding Plagiarism Workshop" - Garrison Bickerstaff, Division of Academic Enhancement, UGA

Wednesday, September 11

Jake Ricker-Gilbert, Purdue University

Wednesday, September 18

Rural School Access and the Agricultural Transformation" - Diane Charlton, Montana State University

Wednesday, September 25

"Is Competition a Cure for Confusion? Evidence from the Residential Mortgage Market" - Ruchi Singh, Real Estate Program, UGA

Wednesday, October 2

No seminar

Wednesday, October 9

Lightning Round presentations by UGA faculty/students (AAEA Encore, pt. 2)

  • "New Estimates of Consumer Demand for Foods and Nutrients across Households in Tanzania" - Ellen McCullough
  • TBD - Nick Magnan
  • "Emigration and Rising Wages in Myanmar: Evidence from Mon State" - Mateusz Filipski

Wednesday, October 16

Joel Cuffey, Auburn University

Wednesday, October 23

Olga Shemyakina, Georgia Tech

Wednesday, October 30

H. Allen Klaiber, Ohio State University

Wednesday, November 6

No seminar

Tuesday, November 12

D.W. Brooks Lecture

Wednesday, November 13


Wednesday, November 27


Wednesday, November 27

No seminar

Wednesday, December 4

No seminar