Department Chair:
Barbara Craig

Administrative Assistant:
Terri Pleska

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8483
Fax: (440) 775-6978

Rice Hall 233
10 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Danforth-Lewis Speakers, 2005-06

Danforth-Lewis Speakers, 2005-06

Lists of Speakers: 2013-14 | 2012-13 | 2011-12 | 2010-11 | 2009-10 | 2008-09 | 2007-08 | 2006-07 | 2005-06 | 2004-05 | 2003-04 | 2002-032001-2002


Barry Ickes (Penn State) "Resource Rents and the Russian Economy".


James Harrigan (Federal Reserve Bank of New York) "Airplanes and Comparative Advantage".


Takeo Hoshi (UCSD) "Zombie Lending & Depressed Restructuring in Japan".


Philip N. Jefferson (Swarthmore) "Output-Unemployment Tradeoffs: Do Skills Matter?".


John List (Chicago) "Field Experiments, with an Application to Charitable Fundraising".


Ryuzo Miyao (Kobe Univ) "The Stability of Money Demand and Liquidity Traps in Japan".


Marcus M. Stanley (Case) "Entrepreneurship Stigma in Sweden".


Benjamin Friedman (Harvard) “The Moral Consequences of Economic Growth”. 


Honors students:

Mudi Han, “China’s Population Growth, Economic Growth, and Family-Planning Policies”.


David Kwakye, “Foreign Aid, Debt and Growth in Africa”.


Alex Ryan, “The Effects of Immigrant Concentration on Earnings and Language Acquisition”.


Elizabeth T. Tigar, “Someday My (Signed) Prints Will Come”.


James Wingert, “On the Macroeconomic Consequences of Exchange Rate Stabilization”.




F, Feb. 12, 2010