The Department of Economics sponsors a weekly series in which economists from all facets of the profession present their cutting edge research on a wide variety of topics. All workshops are open to the public, and held on Wednesdays from 12:00 to 1:15 in Kreeger 100, unless otherwise noted.
On May 1st, please join us for a joint presentation with the Info-Metrics Institute as Pieter Adriaans, …more
The Transition Countries and Gender Economics Informal Spring seminar will welcome Hazel Jean Malapit of the Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division of the International Food Policy Research Institute, for a presentation on "Understanding the Link Between Nutritional Status and Women's Empowerment in Agriculture: Evidence from Ghana."
The overall objective of this workshop is to study some of the open questions within philosophy of information with an emphasis on the study of the value of information and the philosophy of information processing.
Interest in the philosophy and meaning of information goes back half a century but has rapidly increased recently with many new directions of research into the meaning, quantification …more