2021 Conference Highlights:
The 2021 MVEA Conference was held virtually.
58th Annual Conference
October 14-16, 2021
2021 Graduate Student Paper Award Winners
Best Graduate Student Paper
Lonnie Hofmann | University of Missouri – Columbia
The Effect of Three Strikes Laws on Violent Crime Rates
Distinguished Graduate Student Paper
Bryce VanderBerg | Michigan State University
The Signaling Role of Early Career Job Loss
Notable Graduate Student Paper
Caio Vigo Pereira | University of Kansas
A Machine Learning Factor-Based Interpretation for the
Bond Risk Premia in U.S.
2021 Luncheon Speaker:
2021 Economic Outlook Address:
Nabamita Dutta is a Professor of Economics at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. To date, she has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles. She is currently the Associate Editor of Economic Modelling as well as on the Editorial Board for Pakistan Development Review and Economies.
Learn more about Dr. Nabamita Dutta
Huixin Bi is a Research and Policy Officer in the Economic Research Department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Previously, Dr. Bi served as an economist at the Bank of Canada from 2010 to 2015.
Learn more about Dr. Huixin Bi