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Professor Gordon Anderson's Retirement Symposium

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University of Toronto Mississauga

3359 Mississauga Road

KN 112 Innovation Complex

Mississauga, Ontario L5L 1C6

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We are pleased to announce a Retirement Symposium honoring the career of Professor Gordon Anderson. Gordon is retiring after 30 years of dedicated service in the Department of Economics at the University of Toronto Mississauga, where he taught more than 20,000 students and maintained an active research agenda, coauthoring with many eminent scholars in the fields of econometrics and the measurement of inequality. In part, the symposium celebrates his research contributions.


Location: UTM Innovation Complex KN 112
Date: Saturday, May 26, 2018
Free Parking at UTM Lot 8
Parking Passes will be availbale for pick up outside the Recreation Athletics Building #332 (across Parking Lot 8)


Guest Speakers

Professor Richard Blundell (University College London)
Professor Thierry Post (Nazarbayev University)
Professor Grazia Pittau (Università di Roma)
Professor Roberto Zelli (Università di Roma)
Professor Russell Davidson (McGill Univesity)


Agenda

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM: Continental Breakfast

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM: Session 1
Nonlinear Persistence and Partial Insurance: Income and Consumption Dynamics
by Manuel Arellano, Richard Blundell and Stephane Bonhomme


11:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Session 2
Stochastic Arbritage Opportunities for Stock Index Options
by Thierry Post and I.R. Longarela


12:30 PM - 13:30PM: Lunch

13:30 PM - 14:30 PM: Session 3
Material Deprivation in Europe: A New Appraisal Based on Dynamic Latent Class Models
by Francesco Dotto, Alessio Farcomeni, Maria Grazia Pittau and Roberto Zelli


14:30 PM - 14:45 PM: Coffee Break

14:45 PM - 15:45 PM: Session 4
Statistical Inference on the Canadian Middle Class
by Russell Davidson


15:45 PM - 16:45 PM: Session 5
Segmentation and Alienation in American Household Income Classes
by Gordon Anderson and Leo Teng Wah

16:45 PM: Cocktail Reception


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Department of Economics
University of Toronto Mississauga

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