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1st Triangle Microeconomics Conference

Friday, April 1, 2016 — Saturday, April 2, 2016

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Gardner Hall, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599

 

We are pleased to inform that the Department of Economics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will host the 1st Triangle Microeconomics Conference, which will take place at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, on April 1-2, 2016.


The goal of this conference is to provide a forum where economists can gather together to present and discuss high quality research. The conference will cover academic work on Microeconomic Theory, Industrial Organization, Labor, and Health Economics.


The conference will include the following speakers:

Professor Heski Bar-Isaac (Department of Economics, University of Toronto)

Professor Alessandro Lizzeri (Department of Economics, New York University)

Professor Katja Seim (The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania)

Professor Stephen Ryan (Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin)

Professor Daniel Garrett (Toulouse School of Economics)

Professor Xianwen Shi (Department of Economics, University of Toronto)

Professor Yuya Takahashi (Department of Economics, John Hopkins University)

Professor Juan Ortner (Department of Economics, Boston University)

Professor Nathan Miller (Georgetown University McDonough School of Business)


Any further questions should be addressed by e-mail to lifei@email.unc.edu or tpires@email.unc.edu .


REGISTRATION: There is no registration fee for this conference, but attendance is by invitation only. To request an invitation, please send a message with your name, affiliation, and full contact information to the Department of Economics at UNC-CH at lifei@email.unc.edu or tpires@email.unc.edu.


ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS AT UNC-CH: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is a coeducational public research university located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill was the first public institution of higher education in North Carolina, opening its doors to students on February 12, 1795.

The Department of Economics at UNC-CH was created in 1901 and has been a vital force of the University since then. Its faculty and students have distinguished the department through spirited commitment to the University’s mission of teaching, research and public service. The Economics Department today offers compelling teaching, cutting-edge research, and dynamic entrepreneurship to the University community and the people of the state of North Carolina.