Photo Attribution The 54th Annual Meetings of the Public Choice Society

2017 Conference Program

Policy, Unemployment, and Poverty


Friday, March 3
8:00am — 9:30am

Gallier Room

Policy, Unemployment, and Poverty

Session Chair: Josef Montag
Session Organizer: Public Choice Society President


Job Security and Employment Prospects of the Unemployed and Participants in Active Labor Market Programs
Presenter: Carl Magnus Bjuggren
Co-Author(s): Skedinger, Per
Discussant: Jason Saving


What Drives Economic Policy Uncertainty?
Presenter: Jason Saving
Discussant: Josef Montag


Homeownership, Mobility, and Unemployment: Evidence from Housing Privatization
Presenter: Josef Montag
Co-Author(s): Peter Huber, Hana M. Smrčková, Petr Sunega
Discussant: Pierre Mandon


Give a Fish or Teach Fishing? Political Affiliation of U.S. Governors and the Poverty Status of Immigrants.
Presenter: Pierre Mandon
Co-Author(s): Keita, Sekou
Discussant: Carl Magnus Bjuggren