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SF The Innovator Next Door, Dan Johnson

 
Event Description - SF The Innovator Next Door, Dan Johnson
Join us on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, from 4 - 5:30 p.m. for fun, fellowship, and an intellectually intriguing presentation with Colorado College's Dan Johnson, associate professor and chair of Economics and Business. 

Johnson is an international expert on the economics of innovation in social networks, patent citation distances, and other areas of specialty. Often his work includes collaboration with student co-authors and it ranges "freakonomically" to include:
  • Research on the impact gasoline prices have on automotive technology
  • Wal-Mart's effects on house prices 
  • Game show contestant behavior 
  • Steve Jobs' effect on the stock market 
  • Predictive models of the Olympic Games 
  • Studies of whether gas is really cheaper just around the corner 
  • Optimal lending strategies for microfinance institutions 
  • What we can learn about markets from student bids for courses on the Block Plan
  • And so much more

You will not want to miss this chance to hear from one of the world's best economists!

Date: Jan. 25, 2014

Time: 4 p.m. - Social
   4:30 p.m. - The Innovator Next Door, Featuring CC's Dan Johnson

Location:
Presidio Social Club
563 Ruger St.
San Francisco, CA 94129
(415) 885-1888

 We hope you will be able to attend!
 
Contact Information
Primary Contact
Mark Versen
719-389-6778
mark.versen@coloradocollege.edu
 Secondary Contact
Date & Location
Date: 1/25/2014
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Presidio Social Club
Presidio Social Club
563 Ruger St.
San Francisco, CA 94129
(415) 885-1888

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