Date(s) - 03/27/2020
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
*Due to the spread of COVID-19 all seminars for the Spring 2020 semester have been cancelled.*
The Department of Economics Seminar Series for the Spring 2020 term continues Friday, 3/27/20 at 3:00 pm in Behavioral Sciences room 103. The seminars are free and open to everyone.
March 27th‘s speaker is Assistant Professor Dania Francis from the Department of Economics at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Her current research involves using experimental and quasi-experimental methods to identify structural causes of racial and socioeconomic academic achievement gaps. More broadly, her research interests include examining racial and socioeconomic disparities in education, wealth accumulation, and labor markets. She received her Ph.D. and M.A. in public policy from Duke University, an M.A. in economics from Harvard University, and her B.A. in economics from Smith College.
More information on Francis’ seminar coming soon!