RAND Labor and Population Brown Bag Seminars

Labor and Population Brown Bag Seminars occur on Fridays from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. (unless otherwise noted).

For more information on these seminars, or if you would like to request a paper, please contact Donna White at (310) 393-0411, ext. 7462.

To suggest a seminar speaker please contact Esther Friedman (ext. 7230).

This seminar series is sponsored by RAND Labor and Population and RAND Health.


Current Seminars

September 8, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126

Speaker: Joshua Mitchell, U.S. Census Bureau

Topic: Do Older Americans Have More Income Than We Think?

September 29, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m5312 w7126

Speaker: Krishna Kumar, RAND

Topic: State of L&P

Past Seminars

August 4, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126

Speaker: Nicole Goldin, NRG Advisory

Topic: Young and Restless

July 21, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126

Speaker: Italo Gutierrez, RAND

Topic: Stop Bullying! Preliminary Results of a Randomized Intervention in Peru

July 14, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126

Speaker: Stephanie Rennane, RAND

Topic: The Effect of Unconditional Cash Transfers on Return to Work

June 30, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126

Speaker: Emma Aguila, RAND

Topic: Spill-Over Effects of a Randomized Controlled Trial for Older Adults

May 19, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126, and p6202

Speaker: Olena Bogdan, RAND

Topic: Regional Economic Growth and International Capital Flows: Case of Ukraine

May 12, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126 and p6202

Speaker: Robert Bozick and Krishna Kumar, RAND

Topic: Building the L&P Portfolio: Preparing for Federal Contract Season and Looking Ahead to FY18

April 21, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126 and p6202

Speaker: Walt McClure , Center for Policy Design

Topic: A Standard LSA Analysis: Application to the Economy: Does the American Economic System Need Redesign?

April 14, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126, p6202

Speaker: Laura Fraade-Blanar

Topic: Older Drivers and Cognition: An Examination of Crash Risk and Driving Habits in Association with Cognitive Decline

April 7, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126 and p6202

Speaker: Margie Lachman, Brandeis University

Topic: Cognitive Aging: Findings from the Midlife in the United States (MIDUS) Study

January 13, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309 and w7126

Speaker: Serena Rhee, RAND

Topic: Measuring the Effects of Employment Protection Policies for the Disabled: Theory and Evidence from the Americans with Disabilities Act

March 3, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126 and p6202

Speaker: Julia Pollak, RAND

Topic: An Aggregate-Level Study of Voter Turnout in the 2012 and 2016 Presidential Elections

March 10, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126 and p6202

Speaker: Raffaele Vardavas and Andrew Parker, RAND

Topic: Perceptions of Income Tax Evasion and Tax Morale: A Survey to Inform an Agent-based Model

March 17, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126 and p6202

Speaker: David Grant RAND

Topic: Online Panel Surveys at RAND: The American Life Panel and the American Educator Panels

March 24, 2017

Time: 12-1 PT, Rooms m2309, w7126 and p6202

Speaker: Melody Harvey, RAND

Topic: Impact of Financial Education Mandates on Disadvantaged Students’ College Financing Behaviors