Peer Effects in Program Participation


Speaker: 
Gordon B. Dahl, Professor, Department of Economics, UC San Diego
Date and Time: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Event Location: 
Social Science Plaza B, Room 4250
Contact for Further Information: 
Sandy Cushman, scushman@uci.edu or 949-824-3344

The Population, Society and Inequality Series presents

"Peer Effects in Program Participation"
with Gordon B. Dahl, Professor, Department of Economics, UC San Diego

Tuesday, October 9, 2012
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Social Science Plaza B, Room 4250

Gordon B. Dahl is a professor of economics at the University of California, San Diego. He is also a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, a research fellow of the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), and a fellow of the Stanford Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality. Previously, he was a faculty member at the University of Rochester and held visiting positions at the University of California, Berkeley and Princeton University. He received his Ph.D. from Princeton University in 1998 and his B.A. from Brigham Young University in 1993. Dahl's research interests include labor economics and applied microeconomics. His articles have appeared in the American Economic Review, Econometrica, the Journal of the American Statistical Association, the Review of Economics and Statistics, the Review of Economic Studies, and the Quarterly Journal of Economics.

This event is co-sponsored by the Center for Economics & Public Policy and Center for Demographic and Social Analysis. It is also a part of the Applied Microeconomics Seminar Series.

For more information, please contact Sandy Cushman, scushman@uci.edu or 949-824-3344.