Upcoming Events

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 4:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
The Franklin Humanities Institute is pleased to host this upcoming conference, which was organized by group of graduate students at Duke University, USP - Universidade de São Paulo, University of Toronto, and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. It is sponsored by the Academy of Global... Read More »
Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title:The harmful effect of prenatal stress on children's development and education: A longitudinal study Abstract:Combining a natural experiment and a panel survey, we examine the effect of prenatal exposure to stress on children's outcomes. We find persistent negative effects on cognition,... Read More »
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 9:00am
SSRI-Gross Hall 230E
DUPRI will be hosting Chuck Huber from StataCorp to give two talks on applied methods using Stata. The first talk will be Multilevel/Longitudinal Modeling followed by Latent Class Analysis. There will be a short coffee break between the talks.
Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title and abstract TBA
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title and abstract TBA
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 3:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title: Networks, Diffusion and Inequality Abstract:Prior work defines network externalities (where the value of a practice is a function of network alters that have already adopted the practice) as a mechanism exacerbating social inequality under the condition of homophily (where advantaged... Read More »
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 1:30pm
SSRI-Gross Hall 270
Title and abstract TBA