2014-15 Economics Department Newsletter, Vol. 26
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Economics Department Newsletter

May 13, 2015
Senior Thesis Presentations

Monday, May 18 - Griffin 6

10:00am     Emily Fox:  "Do Parents Delay Divorce? The Effect of High School
                                      Graduation on Parental Marital Dissolution"

11:00am     Garrett Anstreicher:  "New Theoretical Ideas Regarding Minimum Wage

 1:00pm      Kate Hornor:  "Economic Impact of Hydraulic Fracturing in the Bakken"


Tuesday, May 19 - Griffin 6

10:00am     Erica Moszkowski:  "Testing the Hedonic Assumption: An Agent-Based

11:00am     Michael Hellstern:  "The Fatal Consequences of Health Care

 1:00pm      Henry Gaines:  "The Cost of Passenger Rail"

 2:00pm      Mike Neubauer:  "Labor Mobility Restrictions and Regional Income
                                              Convergence in China"

Call for Undergraduate Research Papers

Journal of Politics and Society - Columbia University

The Journal is an academic publication that features exclusively undergraduate work on political and social issues and is distributed nationally among academics on EBSCO, Google Scholar, and the Library of Congress.  The editors are seeking papers (typically between 20 and 50 pages, although all submissions will be considered) from seminars, upper-level electives, independent study and thesis programs for their Spring 2016 issue.

Announcement and Guidelines 

Past editions of the Journal 
Employment Opportunities and Internships

Pathways Internship Program - Bureau of the Census

Statistician Student Trainee

Social Science Student Trainee


Research Assistant / Programmer - Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

Position open in Cambridge, MA to spring 2015 graduates and/or alumni

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