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Upcoming Events

Monday, March 27, 2017 - 12:00pm Jaya Wen, Yale University
"Misallocation, State Ownership, and Social Control"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Development Lunch
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 12:00pm Louise Laage, Yale University
"TBA"
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B1
Econometrics Prospectus Lunch
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 2:30pm Ben Olken, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Making Moves Matter: Experimental Evidence on Incentivizing Bureaucrats through Performance-Based Transfers"
[Paper]

Development Workshop

Development Workshop
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 4:00pm Martha Bailey, University of Michigan
"How Well Do Automated Methods Perform? Evidence from the LIFE-M Project" [Paper not available]
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Economic History Workshop
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:00pm Mira Frick, Yale University
"Misperception in Local Interactions " (with Ryota Iijima and Yuhta Ishii)
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
Micro Theory Lunch
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:00pm Thomas Chaney, Sciences Po
"Trade, Merchants, and the Lost Cities of the Bronze Age" (joint with Gojko Barjamovic, Kerem Cosar and Ali Hortacsu)
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 108
International Trade Lunch
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 12:00pm Yoko Okuyama, Yale University Ph.D./Kritika Narula, Yale University Ph.D.
""Examining the Impact of Educational Debt Burden on Young Americans' Life Decisions" / "Decomposing the Effect of School Choice on Achievement Due to Peer and Teacher Quality""
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room B8
Labor/Public Economics Prospectus Workshop
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 2:20pm Emi Nakamura - Columbia
""The Elusive Costs of Inflation: Price Dispersion during the U.S. Great Inflation""
28 Hillhouse Ave, Room 106
[Paper] Macroeconomics Workshop

Upcoming Conferences

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March 16, 2017
US News and World Report has listed Yale’s Department of Economics Graduate Program number one in its 2017 ranking of graduate schools. Yale shares the top honor with...
Cormac O’Dea
March 14, 2017
Cormac O’Dea has been appointed an Assistant Professor who will join the Department of Economics starting in 2018. He will first spend the 2017-18 academic year as a Cowles...
February 14, 2017
Johannes Hörner, Alfred Cowles Professor of Economics, has been named editor of the American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, effective November 2016. A publication of the...
January 12, 2017
Fabrizio Zilibotti has been appointed Professor of Economics and will be joining the department effective July 1, 2017. He is currently serving as Chair of Macroeconomics and...
January 11, 2017
Dean of Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Tamar Gendler, announced on Wednesday that Mark Rosenzweig has been re-appointed director of the Economic Growth Center. His term is for...