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Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar
Linear social interactions models
Date: Tuesday, January 24th
Time: 12:05 pm
Place: 4274 Chamberlin
Speaker: Steven Durlauf, UW Department of Economics
Abstract: This talk will provide an overview of recent efforts by economists to understand social influences on economic behavior. The talk will emphasize the difficulties involved in uncovering evidence of social forces from observational data. Links to the growing literature on social networks will be made.
Host: Sprott
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