Household Finance Research Seminar Resumes September 19, 2019 on Thursdays from 3:45-4:45pm

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With 50 faculty affiliates across departments at UW-Madison, as well as 45  fellows at other institutions throughout the nation, The Center for Financial Security is pleased to provide a platform for sharing some of the most exciting and innovative early stage research in the household finance realm. Researchers will present from such disciplines as consumer science, sociology, business, economics, finance, public policy and administration, marketing, risk and insurance, accounting, library sciences, public health, mass communications, engineering/computer science, social psychology and other fields.

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Fall 2019 Speaker Calendar

All seminars will be held in Room 1199 of Nancy Nicholas Hall

September 19: Melody Harvey, National Poverty Fellow, presents about financial education

September 26: Amanda Bosky, CFS RDRC Postdoc Fellow, presents about early predictors of economic insecurity at midlife

October 3: Chenyuan Liu, PhD Student in Actuarial Science, Risk Management, and Insurance, presents about health insurance plan design

October 10: Sarah Halpern-Meekin, Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, presents about social poverty

October 17: Ngoc Dao, CFS RDRC Postdoc Fellow, presents Catchup Provision – Saving for Retirement

October 24: Megan Bea, Assistant Professor of Consumer Science, presenting about social sources of financial advice

October 31: Ngoc Dao, CFS RDRC Postdoc Fellow, presents about Minimum wage & Home Health Cost among the Elderly

November 7: Yiwei Zhang, Assistant Professor of Consumer Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, presents about budgeting

November 14: Emilia Tjernström, Assistant Professor of Public Affairs and Agriculture & Applied Economics

November 21: Jordan van Rijn, Senior Economist for the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and Associate Lecturer at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, & Kangli Li present about credit Union Concentration & Household

December 5: Amrita Kulka, fifth year Ph.D. candidate in Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

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