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Regional Economics Workshop


Fri., Sept. 29, 2017
8:30 a.m.

Richmond Office, Richmond, VA

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The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond holds its seventh annual Regional Economics Workshop on September 29. This year, economists from institutions around the Fifth District — including the Bureau of Economic Analysis, the Federal Housing Finance Agency, George Washington University, Johns Hopkins University, University of South Carolina, and Old Dominion University — will share their insights on regional economics.



8:30 a.m.

9:00 a.m.
Welcome and Introductions

  • Andy Bauer, Senior Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
  • Kartik Athreya, Executive Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

9:30 a.m.
Kyle Hood
Research Economist, Bureau of Economic Analysis
Aggregate Effects and Measuring Regional Dynamics

10:15 a.m.
William Larson
Senior Economist, Federal Housing Finance Agency
New Measures of Residential Land Prices

11:00 a.m.

11:15 a.m.
Paul Carrillo
Assistant Professor, George Washington University
Do Rewards Work? Evidence from the Randomization of Public Works

12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m.
Jacob Cosman
Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
Concentration and Market Cycles in the Production of New Housing

1:45 p.m.

2:00 p.m.
Crystal Zhan
Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina
The Impact of Natural Disasters on US Home Ownership

2:45 p.m.
Timothy Komarek
Assistant Professor, Old Dominion University
The Local Economic Effects of Fiscal Consolidation: Evidence from the Sequester

3:15 p.m.

PDF of Agenda

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