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U-M Economics Department Lectures
Nov. 1, 8, 15, & 20. Talks by visiting scholars. Nov. 1: Yale University economics professor Winnie van Dijk on “Conviction, Incarceration, and Recidivism: Understanding the Revolving Door.” Nov. 8: University of Virginia economics professor Emma Harrington on “The Power of Proximity to Coworkers: Training for Tomorrow or Productivity Today?” Nov. 15: University of Connecticut economics professor Daniela Vidart on “Revisiting the Link between Electrification and Fertility: Evidence from the Early 20th Century United States.” Nov. 20: University of California-Irvine economics professor Jan K. Brueckner on “Taxes and Telework: The Impacts of State Income.” 2:30–4 p.m. (Nov. 1 & 8), 4–5:30 p.m. (Nov. 15 & 20), 201 Lorch Hall, 611 Tappan. Free.