The Early-Career Economists’ Panel 2017

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Friday 15 December 2017, 12:00 - 13:45


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The Atlantic Association of Applied Economists (AAAE) is pleased to present, with financial support from the Canadian Association for Business Economics (CABE):

The Early-Career Economists’ Panel 2017

Please come and support the next generation of economists as you enjoy some free pizza, chat with colleagues, and learn more about: the domestic benefits of investing overseas; how to measure progress in reducing the regulatory burden; the impact policy can have on the health decisions of individuals; and why the introduction and removal of policies may have differential effects.

WHAT: Two regional economists will present some of their research and two new hires in the region will share highlights from their recent Masters’ theses. 


Thomas Hindle (Economist Intern, Atlantic Provinces Economic Council): “The Role of Loss Aversion in Public Policy: A Case Study of the US Affordable Care Act

Chenlu Shao (Economist, Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education): “The Effect of Provincial Immunization Programs on Maternal Influenza Vaccination in Canada

Janine Farmer (Economist, Nova Scotia Office of Regulatory Affairs and Service Effectiveness): “Measuring the Success of Nova Scotia’s Regulatory Burden Reduction Program

Naveen Rai (Industry Research Analyst, Regional Analysis Division, Bank of Canada): “Does Investing Abroad Lead to Productivity Improvements at Home

WHEN: Friday, December 15th, 2017, Noon to 1:45pm (Atlantic Standard Time)

WHERE: Bank of Canada Boardroom, Bank of Canada Regional Office, 13th Floor, 1701 Hollis St., (Founders Square), Halifax, Nova Scotia

CONFERENCE CALL: A conference call option is not available for this session.

COST: Members: Free,  Non-Members: $10 (A light lunch will be provided)

REGISTRATION: Seating is limited and spaces will be reserved until we reach capacity. Visit the CABE Store to register for this event. You must register no later than 5pm Wednesday 13th December.    

UPCOMING EVENTS: Please mark your calendar for the following AAAE events:

February 9: Sylvain Charlebois (Dalhousie University)

March 23: AAAE student panel 2018

April 20: Burc Kayahan (Acadia University)


Location Bank of Canada Atlantic Regional Office
1701 Hollis St., 13th Floor
B3J 3M8
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