Fifth Annual Omicron Delta Epsilon Gamma Chapter's

Jordan River Economics Conference

April 17, 2009

Sponsored by Pearson Publishing

Event

Location/Presenter/paper

Time

Breakfast

Wylie Hall room 329

8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

If the paper is available on line, the title will be a hyper link.

Session A

Indiana Memorial Union the Persimmon room (Mezzanine Level)

9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Session Chair:

 Pravin Trivedi

Presenter

Paper Title

Time

Yoon, Sungjoo

Dynamic Panel of Count Data with Initial Conditions and Correlated Random Effects: Application for Health Data (third year paper)

9:30-10:00

Zhu, Lin

 

A Semi-parametric Test for Drift Specification in the Diffusion Model (third year paper)

10:00-10:30

Lin, Lee-Kai

Optimal Retirement (third year paper)

10:30-11:00

Session B

Indiana Memorial Union the Sassafras room (Mezzanine Level)

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Session Chair:

Michael Kaganovich

Presenter

Paper Title

Time

Rayamajhi, Millu

Intergenerational Correlation of Health in China (third year paper)

10:00-10:30

Le, Nhan

International Trade, Growth and Wage Inequality: The Role of Human Capital Formation (third year paper)

10:30-11:00

Stone, John T.

Keeping up with the Joneses: Exploring the Evidence (third year paper)

11:00-11:30

Pearson  Book Fair and Luncheon

Wylie Hall room 329

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Event

Location/Presenter/paper

Time

Session C

Wylie Hall room 115

1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Session Chair:

Todd Walker

Presenter

Paper Title

Time

Choi, Jinho

Consistent Estimation of Asset Pricing Models Using Generalized Spectral Estimator (third year paper)

1:30-2:00

Bong, Kwan Soo

Inflation Persistence and Incredible Disination in a Small Open Economy (third year paper)

2:00-2:30

Bayramov, Shahin

The Prospects of Azerbaijanís Economy in the 21st Century: An Increasing Role in Energy Security Issues and EU-oriented Foreign Economic Policy

2:30-3:00

Session D

Wylie Hall room 015

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Session Chairs:

Eric Rasmusen and

 Rick Harbaugh

Presenter

Paper Title

Time

Xie, Jia

Two-Dimensional Comparison of Information Systems in Principal-Agent Models (third year paper)

1:30-2:00

Cohen, Alex

The Role of Payoffs Associated with Partial Coordination in Laboratory Coordination Games

2:00-2:30

Zheng, Ping

Competitive Dynamics of Genre Choices in the Film Production (third year paper)

2:30-3:00

Chung, Wonsuk

Career Concern, Raiders and Disclosure Policy (third year paper)

3:00-3:30

Coffee Break

Wylie Hall room 329

3:30 p.m. - 4:00  p.m.

Event

Location/Presenter/paper

Time

Guest Speaker

Wylie Hall room 005

4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

William Greene, Professor of Economics and Statistics Toyota Motor Corp. Professor of Economics Entertainment, Media and Technology Faculty Fellow, New York University, Stern School of Business, Kaufman Management Center

Presentation Title: An Econometrics Buffet

Reception

Indiana Memorial Union  the Federal Room

5:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.