Spring 2018 Speaker Calendar

February 1: Lorenz KuengShopping for Lower Sales Tax Rates (view paper here)

February 8: Fenaba Addo, Racial Disparities in Student Loan Debt and the Reproduction of Inequality (view paper here)

February 15: Anita Mukherjee, Medicaid and Long-Term Care: Do Eligibility Rules Impact Asset Holdings? (view paper here)

February 22: Dean CorbaeEmployer Credit Checks: Poverty Traps versus Matching Efficiency (view paper here)

March 1: Mary Hamman, Free to Choose: Suboptimal Decision Making in Health Plan Choices (view paper here)

March 8: Corina MommaertsOptimal Time Spans for Health Insurance Deductibles

March 15: Sarada, Entrepreneurship and the American Dream: How far Does the Upward Mobility Ladder Reach? (view paper here)

April 5: Andra Ghent, Intergenerational Linkages in Household Credit

April 19: Melody Harvey, Impact of Financial Education Mandates on Younger Consumers’ Use of Alternative Financial Services

April 26: Neale MahoneyHow Do Individuals Repay Their Debt?
The Balance-Matching Heuristic∗ (view paper here)

May 3: Jordan van RijnGender Differences in Credit Union Risk Management and Performance