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The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

REAL 2004 Seminars

The venue and time:
Tuesdays, 5:30-7:00 pm.
219 Davenport Hall 
607 S. Mathews Avenue

REAL Seminar Series aims at disseminating latest research by students, visiting scholars, and professors in Regional Science and Economics. Speakers in this seminar series are mainly related to the REAL-UIUC, unless otherwise noted.

If you would like to schedule a presentation, please contact Dong Guo (Carolyn) (dguo@uiuc.edu) for available time slots.

Last update on Wednesday, December 15, 2004   

December 9, 2004

Diemo Dietrich

Title: Internal Capital Markets of Multinational Corporations: Possible Consequences for the Cross-border Transmission of Business Cycles
December 1, 2004 No Seminar
November 24, 2004 Thanksgiving break
November 17, 2004

Joaquim J.M. Guilhoto (Universidade de São Paulo)

Title: Commodity Price Changes and Their Impacts on Poverty in Developing Countries: the Brazilian Case
November 10, 2004 NARSC meeting in Seattle, WA
November 3, 2004

Jaewon Lim and Jee-Sun Lee

Title: Analysis on the strength of housing market with the consideration of migration patterns
October 27, 2004 No Seminar
October 20, 2004

Sandy Dall’erba

Title: Spatial and Sectoral Productivity Convergence Between European Regions, 1975-2000
October 13, 2004

Coro Chasco Yrigoyen (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

Title: Spatial Prediction: A naïve approximation to spatial extrapolation of income data
October 6, 2004 No Seminar
September 29, 2004 No Seminar
September 22, 2004 No Seminar
September 15, 2004

Ana Fava

Title: Gender Role and Earnings in Brazil: Were there any changes?
September 8, 2004

Coro Chasco Yrigoyen (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

Title : Diffusion and Dynamic Trend of Spatial Deference
August 31, 2004

Jaime Bonet

Title: Educational Facility Disparity in Colombia
August 24, 2004 No Seminar
August 17, 2004

Julie Le Gallo (University of Bordeaux – IFReDE-GRES)

Title: Spatial interpolation and measures of the effect of air quality in hedonic house price models
August 10, 2004

Coro Chasco Yrigoyen (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)

Title: Urban Growth and Territorial Dynamics in Spain (1985-2001): A Spatial Econometrics Analysis
August 3, 2004  No Seminar
July 27, 2004

Justin G. Gardner

Title: Estimates of R&D Spillover in U.S. Agriculture Productivity: a Spatial Econometric Interpretation
July 20, 2004

Karl Rich

Title: A Spatial Model of Animal Disease Control in Livestock: Empirical Analysis of Foot and Mouth Disease in the Southern Cone
July 13, 2004

Marcelo Lufin and Fernando Vial

Title: Regional Differentials and Interregional Wage Differentials in Chile: An integrated analysis using a Linear Hierarchical Model  
July 6, 2004

Oleg Smirnov

Title: Property Rights in von Thunen's Economics
June 29, 2004 No Seminar
June 22, 2004 No Seminar
June 15, 2004

Seminar for Professor Maureen Kilkenny (Iowa State University)

1. Jee-Sun Lee, 2. Nazmiye Balta, 3. Fernando Vial,
4. Dong Guo, 5. Marcelo Lufin
June 8, 2004

Oleg Smirnov

Title: Aggregate Producer Behavior in the Market Economy
June 1, 2004

Furqon Sofhani

Title: Collective Efficiency at the Cluster of Small-Scale Industry: Indonesian Case Study 
May 25, 2004 No Seminar
May 18, 2004

Seungkyu Park

Title: Analysis of Spatial Effects of Seaport Investment on Regional Economic Growth of Busan Part Two
May11, 2004

Anthony R. McGee, Jr.

Title: The Regional Effect of Credentialism & Overqualification in the Workplace
May 4, 2004

Marcelo Lufin

Title: Social Capital Theory and its Application in the Chilean Reality
April 27, 2004

Andrew Isserman 

Title: What is and is not Regional Science?   The Intellectual Core Defined by Journal Article Citations
April 20, 2004

Oleg Smirnov

Title: A Spatial Production Function 
April 13, 2004

Sonny Harry

Title: The Relationship between Social Welfare and Interregional Interactions in the Provision of Public Goods: Education Sector – Part Two  
April 6, 2004

Allexandro Coelho

Title: Impacts of trade liberalization policies on Brazilian regional economic structure
March 30, 2004

Luis Galvis

Title: Regional wage disparities in Colombia
March 23, 2004  Spring Break (no seminar)
March 16,2004

Ibnu Syabri

Title: Measures of Spatial Association for Flow Data
March 9, 2004

Edgard Almeida Pimentel

Title: Regional Inequalities in Minas Gerais: Empirical Evidences
March 2, 2004

Fernando Vial

Title: Combining Interregional Commodity Flow Models and Infrastructure Networks
February 24,2004

Sandy Dall’erba and Dong Guo

Title: Structure of Interregional Trade and Migration Flows in Spain Analogy or Disparity?
February 17,2004

Jaime Bonet

Title: Fiscal decentralization and regional income disparities: evidence from the Colombian experience
 February 11,2004

Sonny Harry

Title: The Relationship Between Social Welfare and Interregional Interactions in the Provision of Public Goods: Education Sector – Part One
February 3, 2004 No Seminar
January 27, 2004

Sandy Dall’erba

Title: Productivity Convergence and Spatial Dependence Among Spanish Regions 
January 20, 2004 No Seminar
January 13, 2004

Irineu Rigotti and Luiz Kehrle

Title: Demographic Trends and Homicides in Minas Gerais State,Brazil
January 6, 2004

Ricardo Cavalcante and Simone Uderman

Title: The cost of a Structural Change: A Large Automobile Plant in a Brazilian Less Developed Region