Inequality Seminar Series - Daniel Hamermesh

OCT 24, 2019 | 2:00 PM TO 4:00 PM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

9207

WHEN:

October 24, 2019: 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

ADMISSION:

Free

SPONSOR:

Stone Center on Socio-Economic Inequality

Description

Co-Presented with the GC Program in Economics

Join us for Daniel Hamermesh's talk, "O Youth and Beauty: Children's Looks and Children's Cognitive Development."

Hamermesh is Distinguished Scholar, Barnard College, a Fellow of the Econometric Society and the Society of Labor Economists, a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research and Network Director, Institute of the Study of Labor (IZA). He an emeritus professor of economics at Royal Holloway University of London, and the University of Texas at Austin. His research, published in over 100 refereed papers in scholarly journals, has concentrated on time use, labor demand, discrimination, academic labor markets and unusual applications of labor economics (to beauty, sleep and suicide).