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The empirics and methods in economics conference (emcon) is a two-day student-run conference for phd students interested in applied topics and empirical methods in economics the conference offers students an excellent opportunity to present their work, exchange ideas with their peers and receive feedback from a discussant and a diverse audience. 1 economics 696q - empirical methods in industrial organization university of arizona, spring 2008 thursday, 12:45-3:15pm, mcclelland 401kk. The empirics and methods in economics conference (emcon) is a two-day student-run conference for phd students interested in applied topics and empirical methods in economics.
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