VonGremp Workshop in Economic and Entrepreneurial History

Schedule for Winter 2015

Seminars are held on Wednesdays from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in Bunche Hall 9383, unless otherwise noted.

The workshop organizer is Dora Costa and Leah Boustan.

Friday,
Mar 13
Christopher Meissner  (UC Davis) : "Technology and Geography in the Second Industrial Revolution: New Evidence from the Margins of Trade"  -- History/trade mini-conference

Joint with Workshop in Trade, Economic Geography, and Development
Friday,
Mar 13
Claudia Steinwender  (Harvard Business School) "Information Frictions and the Law of One Price: When the States and the Kingdom became United"  -- Joint History/Trade mini-conference

Joint with Workshop in Trade, Economic Geography, and Development
Friday,
Mar 13
Jeremy Atack  (Vanderbilt) : "A New Perspective on Transportation in the Antebellum U.S. Economy"  -- Joint History/Trade mini-conference

Joint with Workshop in Trade, Economic Geography, and Development
Friday,
Mar 13
Dave Donaldson  (Stanford) "The Costs of Market Disintegration: Evidence from the India-Pakistan Border"  -- Joint History/Trade mini-conference

Joint with Workshop in Trade, Economic Geography, and Development

The workshop series is supported by the Ann and Walter von Gremp Endowment.

Copies of the paper are available approximately one week in advance in the Economics Department Office, 8283 Bunche Hall and on this website.

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