Dr. Heiner Mikosch - Seminar Presentation

Seminars

Date and Time: May 9th, 2017, 10:00 - 11:30 am

Room: A 101 in the Economics Building (Museum)

Abstract

Real data in social, behaviroal, education and economic research are often not normally distributed. Geary (1947) has long pointed out that "Normality is a myth; there never was, and never will be a normal distribution."

Date and Time: May 2nd, 2017, 10:00 - 11:30 am

Room: A 101 in the Economics Building (Museum)

Abstract

During the Maoist period (1949-76) outstanding achievements in health translated into the beginning of the demographic and epidoemiological transition in china. Yet, the period is also characterized by the presence of humanitarian crisis by using mean heights data from cohorts born between 1949 and 1976 in Henan province.

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In the Brownbag Seminar Series faculty members from our school have the opportunity to present their current research projects in English. The Brownbag Seminar takes place at the Dongliuzhai Building on old campus of Henan University.

There are no brownbag seminars in the spring / summer semester 2016. The Brownbag Seminar Series will start again in the fall / winter semester 2016 / 2017.