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Hiro Kasahara (University of British Columbia) Oct 19, 2015 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold,
"Identification and Estimation of Production Function with Unobserved Heterogeneity"
Michal Kosinski (Stanford Business School) Oct 19, 2015 from 12:10 PM to 01:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
"Predicting Personality from Digital Footprints" - Social-Personality Brown Bag Series
"Reimagining Indian Ocean Worlds" Mellon Research Initiative Symposium Oct 16, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM 126 Voorhies,
Public Symposium, Co-Directors: Smriti Srinivas & Bettina Ng'weno
Employment, Earnings and Inequality: Realities and Opportunities in Low Wage Labor Markets Oct 16, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM Memorial Union, MU II,
This Center for Poverty Research conference will present both quantitative and qualitative research on questions related to low wage labor markets.
Malbec Matters: A Global Varietal's Past and Present Oct 15, 2015 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM Sensory Theatre, Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Science, UC Davis,
World renowned author Bill Beezley will present a lecture on "Malbec Matters: A Global Varietal’s Past and Present." This is a joint presentation of the Center for Wine Economics, Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Science and the Hemispheric Institute on the Americas at UC Davis. Following the lecture there will be a reception.
Human Terrain by Any Other Name: The Pentagon's Ongoing Quest for Ethnographic Intelligence Oct 15, 2015 from 04:10 PM to 06:00 PM 3201 Hart Hall ,
This talk hosted by the Militarization Research Group features Roberto Gonzalez, Chair and Professor, Department of Anthropology, San Jose State University. Gonzalez is a leading anthropologist on the US military's "human terrain" program.
CMB Summit Series: Nutrition and the Developing Mind from 10-15-2015 02:10 PM to 10-16-2015 07:10 PM Center for Mind & Brain, 267 Cousteau Place, Davis,
The Center for Mind and Brain Summit Series is an annual workshop designed to bring top scholars to UC Davis to discuss an important, emerging aspect of minds and brains.
Kristin Lagattuta (UC Davis) Oct 15, 2015 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Developmental Brown Bag Series
Lan Nguyen (Santa Clara University) Oct 14, 2015 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Government Spending Multiplier under Zero Lower Bound: Evidence from Japan."
Dan Simundza (USC) Oct 13, 2015 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"Playing Hard to get: Strategic Misrepresentation in Marriage Markets"
Vasiliki Fouka (Stanford) Oct 13, 2015 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
“Agricultural Labor Intensity and the Origins of Work Ethics”
Sara Freeman (UC Davis) Oct 13, 2015 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Biological Brown Bag Series
Olivier Parent (University of Cincinnati) Oct 12, 2015 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
“Public School Consolidation: A Partial Observability Spatial Bivariate Probit Approach”
(Cancelled S/P Brown Bag) Oct 12, 2015 from 12:10 PM to 01:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
Follow the Oil, Understanding Contemporary Venezuelan Politics Oct 09, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM 2203 SSH, Andrews Conference Room,
This Hemispheric Institute on the Americas lecture features Miguel Tinker Salas, Professor of Latin American History and Chicano/a Latino/a Studies at Pomona College.
ISS Distinguished Lecture - Explaining Systematic Bias and Nontransparency in US Social Security Administration Forecasts Oct 08, 2015 from 04:10 PM to 06:30 PM Memorial Union II, UC Davis,
This inaugural Institute for Social Sciences Distinguished Lecture will feature political scientist and quantitative methodologist, Gary King, the Albert J. Weatherhead III University Professor at Harvard University and Director of the Institute for Quantitative Social Science. King's talk will center on his work on social security solvency forecasts.
Kevin Williams (UC Davis) Oct 08, 2015 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
(Practice job talk) "Social Networks in Higher Education: Estimating Spillovers with Experimental Peer Variation"
Justin Caouette (UC Davis) Oct 08, 2015 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,
"Care to chat? Neural correlates of social evaluation and depression risk in adolescent girls" - Developmental Brown Bag Series
Mary Evans (Claremont McKenna College) Oct 07, 2015 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 2102 Social Science and Humanities ARE Conference Room,
"Enforcement Spillovers: Lessons from Strategic Interactions in Regulation and Product Markets"
Lorenzo Caliendo (Yale University) Oct 07, 2015 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Tariff Reductions, Entry and Welfare: A Quantitative Assessment of the Recent Quarter-Century"
Grant Writing: One Step at a Time for Graduate Students & Postdocs Oct 06, 2015 from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM Meeting Room 1, ARC (Activities & Recreation Center),
In this interactive workshop, the process of writing a successful grant proposal will be broken down into a series of manageable steps. Participants are encouraged, but not required, to bring submission guidelines for a grant for which they are considering applying.
Grant Writing: One Step at a Time for Graduate Students & Postdocs Oct 06, 2015 from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM Meeting Room 1, ARC (Activities & Recreation Center),
In this interactive workshop, the process of writing a successful grant proposal will be broken down into a series of manageable steps. Participants are encouraged, but not required, to bring submission guidelines for a grant for which they are considering applying.
Ella Segev (University of the Negev) Oct 06, 2015 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"Sequential bidding in Multi Stage All-pay Auctions"
Katherine Eriksson (UC Davis) Oct 06, 2015 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"The Impact of Migration on Infant Health: Evidence from the Great Migration"
Liz Unger (UC Davis) Oct 06, 2015 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,
"The role of aromatase in sexually dimorphic behaviors" - Biological Brown Bag Series
Eunike Wetzel (University of Konstanz) Oct 05, 2015 from 12:10 PM to 01:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
Development of Narcissism in Mexican-origin Youth - Social-Personality Brown Bag Series
Joanna Lahey (Texas A&M University) Oct 01, 2015 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Discrimination at the Intersection of Age, Race, and Gender"
Simona Ghetti (UC Davis) Oct 01, 2015 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,
Remembering During Childhood - Developmental Brown Bag Series
Ina Simonovska (UC Davis) Sep 30, 2015 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"The Addilog Theory of Trade"
Jimmy Calanchini (UC-Davis) Sep 28, 2015 from 12:10 PM to 01:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
Emotion expressions as cues for analytic processing - Social-Personality Brown Bag Series