8:00 - 9:45 a.m.
Graduate Student Award IV - Topics in Wealth and Growth
Timothy M. Diette, Washington and Lee University
"The Patriot Act and Wealth Transfers: Is There a Link?"
"Active Pension Participation and Household Wealth Accumulation: Evidence of Learning by Doing"
"What Role for the Elasticity of Substitution in Economic Growth? A Cross-Country Test of the Grandville Hypothesis"
"On the Implication of Measures of Persistence for the Unobserved Component Model"
Clifford F. Thies, Shenandoah University