Conover Presents at American Economic Association
By Eileen Foote
January 15, 2011
Two papers by Assistant Professor of Economics Emily Conover were presented at the American Economic Association meeting held Jan. 6-9, in Denver. Conover presented “Manipulation of Social Program Eligibility: Detection, Explanations and Consequences for Empirical Research.” The paper was co-written with Adriana Camacho of the Universidad de Los Andes. “Effects of Colombia's Social Protection System on Workers' Choice between Formal and Informal Employment,” co-written with Camacho and the InterAmerican Development Bank’s Alejandro Hoyos, was presented by Camacho.