Recent Talks (and a Few Old Favorites)
Bracketometrics (Presented 24 March 2016 at IUPUI and 31 March 2015 at DePauw University)
- Click to get the TourneySim2016.xlsx Excel workbook and open it in Excel, making sure to enable macros.
Cuba: Economics Red in Tooth and Claw (Presentations 18/19 Oct 2011 at Coastal Carolina and College of Charleston; 23 Feb 2012 at Penn State Erie; and 12 Apr 2012 at Wabash College)
- Cuba.pptx -- Powerpoint of Cuba Presentation
- MaddisonData.xls -- Macro-enhanced Excel workbook of Maddison's World Economy data
- CubaDiarywithPhotos.pdf -- My journal from New Year's 2011 Cuba Trip
Simulating Baseball (8 June 2010 at DePauw University)
- Click to get the Baseball.xls workbook and open it in Excel, making sure to enable macros.
Using Simulation to Understand Complex Surveys (with Manu Raghav) (23 Apr 2010 at DePauw University
- Download a small zip file by clicking the link above. Extract the three files, a Word doc that is the handout, a Stata do file that reproduces Stata results, and an Excel workbook that enables simulation.
Football Economics, (30 Sep 2008 at DePauw University)
- Download the 46MB zipped file by clicking the link above. Extract all files, then open FootballEconomics.ppt. View the slide show--links from ppt open the other files. (Do not run the ppt from the zipped file, you must extract the files first for the links to work.)
Star Spangled Banner (31 Jan 2008 at Wabash College)
- 35 minute mp3 audio of a talk I gave on language (with a surprise announcement at the end of my decision to leave Wabash College).
Last updated: 28 March 2016