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GSPP Policy Research Seminar

The GSPP Policy Research Seminar is an ongoing series that highlights academic research of direct relevance to real-world public policy. Faculty, PhD students, MPP students and staff are invited from any part of the UC Berkeley community and beyond. 

The series features talks by GSPP faculty, other Berkeley faculty, as well as scholars from outside UC Berkeley. 

We meet on Mondays from 12:10-1:30 in GSPP Room 105.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, the seminar is organized by Hilary Hoynes. For more information about the seminar, or to offer suggestions for speakers or topics, please contact Hilary at hoynes@berkeley.edu.

The fall seminar schedule includes:

9/3 Holiday - Labor Day

9/10 Marianne Page (UC Davis), “Multigenerational Impacts of Childhood Access to the Safety Net:  Early Life Exposure to Medicaid and the Next Generation's Health”

9/24 Fernando Hoces De La Guardia Figueroa (UC Berkeley BITSS) “Open Policy Analysis: Concepts and Applications”

10/1 Daniel Baker (GSPP) TBD

10/8 Supreet Kaur (UCB Economics) “Does Poverty Lower Productivity?”

10/22 Daniel Sargent (UCB History) TBD

10/29 Elizabeth Linos (GSPP) TBD

11/12 Holiday

11/19 Andrea Headley (GSPP, UC President’s Postdoctoral Fellow) TBD

11/26 Claire Montialoux (CREST and visiting UCB Economics) “Minimum Wages and Racial Inequality”