ASSA 2004

ASSA January 2004
Cliometric Society Sessions

The Cliometric Society will sponsor three sessions at the ASSA meetings in San Diego, California, January 3-5, 2004.

Session 1: The Evolution of Health

Date: Saturday, January 3, 2004
Time: 10:15 a.m.
Room: Marriott/Columbia 1
Presiding: Robert Fogel, University of Chicago

Papers:

Discussants:
Daniel Hamermesh, University of Texas - Austin and NBER
David Cutler, Harvard University and NBER
Janet Currie, University of California - Los Angeles and NBER
Richard Steckel, Ohio State University and NBER

Presiding Contact:
Dora Costa
Department of Economics
MIT, Building E52-274C
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
Phone: 1-617-253-2989
Fax: 1-617-253-1330
Email: costa@mit.edu

Session 2: Profits, Wages, and Unemployment in U.S. Economic History

Date: Saturday, January 3, 2004
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Room: Marriott/Columbia 1
Presiding: T.B.A.

Papers:

Discussants:
Zorina Khan, Bowdoin College
Alexander Field, Santa Clara University

Presiding Contact:
Werner Troesken
Department of History
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone: 1-412-648-7459
Fax: 1-412-648-9074
Email: troesken@pitt.edu

Session 3: Technology and Industrial Organization

Date: Sunday, January 4, 2004
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Room: Marriott/Oceanside
Presiding: Werner Troesken, University of Pittsburgh

Papers:

Discussant: Thomas Maloney, University of Utah

Presiding Contact:
Werner Troesken
Department of History
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone: 1-412-648-7459
Fax: 1-412-648-9074
Email: troesken@pitt.edu