For more information on the seminars presentations, or if you would like to attend the presentation or to meet with any of the speakers, please contact Juan Saavedra ( or Doerte U. Junghaenel (

* Seminar co-sponsored by USC Population Research Center

Archived seminar events can be found here.

Date and Time (PST)
Title of Talk
“It’s Time for Happiness.”
VPD 203
Juliana Londoño VélezNBER Postdoctoral Fellow
"Can Wealth Taxation Work in Developing Countries? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Colombia"
VPD 203
Reshmaan N. HussamHarvard Business School
Reshmaan N. Hussam Talk Title TBD
VPD LL 101 (Lower Level Classroom)
Matt FreedmanUC Irvine
“A (Free) Ticket to Ride: Experimental Evidence on the Effects of Means-Tested Public Transportation Subsidies.”
VPD 203
Maya Rossin-SlaterStanford University
Maya Rossin-Slater Talk Title TBD
VPD 203
Greg DuncanUC Irvine
Greg Duncan Talk Title TBD
VPD LL 101 (Lower Level Classroom)