Yaya Sissoko presented three research papers titled: 1. “Does Regional Variation in Startup
Concentration Predict Employment Growth?” (co-authored with Brian Sloboda); 2. “Recent Experiences of Capital Flows and Fiscal Imbalances since the
Creation of Eurozone” (co-authored with Brian Sloboda); and 3. “The Colombian Peso: Commodity Currency or
Cocaine Currency?” (co-authored with colleague Alexi Thompson) at
the Pennsylvania Economic Association
(PEA) annual conference at Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pa.
June 2– 4, 2016.
addition, Sissoko also attended the annual spring meeting of the PEA
Board of Directors on Thursday, June 2, 2016, and led the Sixth
Best Undergraduate Student Paper Contest at the 2016 PEA conference in
Department of Economics