Loyola's Economics Department & the Adam Smith Economics Society present:
Free Lunch Bunch

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Wednesdays from 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Zoom room: https://loyola.zoom.us/j/6600095170

Spring 2021 Schedule

Date Speaker Topic
Mar. 17 Prof. John Dougherty Gamestop, Meme Stocks, and Behavioral Finance
Mar. 24 Prof. John Dougherty Economic Games

Fall 2020 Schedule

Date Speaker Topic
Sept. 4 Prof. Jeremy Schwartz The Impact of COVID-19 on the Labor Market
Sept. 11 Matthew Fischer
(Loyola Alumnus)
Commercial real estate and its risks in today’s economy: With offices empty, how will commercial real estate cope with the current economic crises?
Sept. 18 Prof. Kerry Tan "Do Work Restrictions Improve Product Quality? Evidence from the Airline Industry"
Sept. 25 Prof. John Dougherty Applying behavioral economics to microfinance and microinsurance programs
Oct. 2 Nick Spurgeon
(Loyola Alumnus)
Student loan forgiveness and economic stimulus
Oct. 9 Prof. Sean Keehan The Economics of COVID-19 Vaccine Development and Distribution
Oct. 23 Prof. Andrew Samuel The 2020 Nobel Prize in Economics and Auction Theory
Oct. 30 Prof. John Dougherty Universal Basic Income
Nov. 6 Jack Barrow
(Loyola Alumnus)
"Environmental Economics and BTR Energy"
Nov. 13 Prof. John Dougherty Philosophy of Economics and History of Economic Thought
Nov. 20 Prof. Richard Gallenstein
(Catholic University)
"Inequality and Biased Fairness Views: Is the Love of Money the Root of all Bias?"
Dec. 4 Prof. John Burger Should we worry about US government debt?

Contact Information

Department of Economics
Loyola University Maryland
4501 N. Charles St
Sellinger Hall 321
Baltimore, MD 21210

Office Phone: 410-617-2460
Email: kmtan@loyola.edu