January 1994 ASSA Sessions


Urban Economic History

(Joint session with AREUEA)
Monday, January 3, 2:30 p.m., Sheraton Hotel, Liberty E
Presiding: Louis D. Cain, Loyola University-Chicago and Northwestern University
Discussants: Thomas A. Downes, Northwestern University
Jon C. Sonstelie, University of California-Santa Barbara

Growth and Technological Change: Lessons from History

(Joint Session with AEA)
Tuesday, January 4, 10:15 a.m., Sheraton Hotel, Liberty A Presiding: Gavin Wright, Stanford University
Discussants: Gary Saxonhouse, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Carol E. Heim, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Ross Thomson, University of Vermont

Topics in American Labor History

Tuesday, January 4, 2:30 p.m., Sheraton Hotel, Liberty A Presiding: Michael R. Haines, Colgate University
Discussants: Jon R. Moen, University of Mississippi
Michael R. Haines, Colgate University
Samuel H. Williamson, Miami University

Cliometric Society Cocktail Party

Tuesday, January 4, 8:30 - 10:30 p.m., Sheraton Hotel, Hampton A & B

Understanding Collective Action and Outcomes

Wednesday, January 5, 8:00 a.m., Sheraton Hotel, Liberty G
Presiding: Martha L. Olney, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Discussants: Gerald Friedman, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Richard H. Steckel, Ohio State University
Robert McGuire, University of Akron