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CPR Seminar Series

Spring 2009

441 Eggers Hall, Selected Thursdays; *12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

(unless otherwise indicated)

  • January 29. Jeffrey Weinstein (Syracuse University) "Does Gender Influence Gains from Increased Academic Opportunity?"

  • February 3 (TUESDAY). Jacob Vigdor (Duke University) “Scaling the Digital Divide: Home Computer Technology and Student Achievement.”  

  • February 5 Leonard Burman (Tax Policy Center, Urban Institute) “How Big Are Total Individual Income Tax Expenditures, and Who Benefits from Them? ”  

  • February 10 (TUESDAY).  Hilary Hoynes (University of California, Davis) “Inside the War on Poverty: The Impact of the Food Stamp Program on Birth Outcomes.”

  • February 23 (MONDAY).  George Galster (Wayne State University) “The Costs of Concentrated Poverty to U.S. Housing Markets.” 

  • March 19. Jennifer Glass (Cornell) "Gender Differences in the Effects of Religious Conservatism on Adult Attainment."

  • March 26. Sharon Kioko (Syracuse University) "State Tax and Expenditure Limits: There Still is no Story."

  • April 23. Shanti Gamper-Rabindran (University of Pittsburgh) "The Clean Air Act and volatile organic compounds: Did plants reduce their health-indexed air emissions or shift their emissions into other media? " 

 * PLEASE NOTE THE NEW TIME OF OUR SEMINAR SERIES.