Upcoming Events

March 30, 2015 - 12:00pm Yuya Sasaki, Johns Hopkins/Cowles visitor, "Earnings Dynamics with Heteroskedastic Permanent Shocks" (with Irene Botosaru)

Econometrics Prospectus Lunch

March 30, 2015 - 12:00pm Sriniketh Nagavarapu, "Subsidized Goods and Women's Health in Urban Punjab"

Development Lunch

March 30, 2015 - 2:30pm Giovanni Compiani, "Sharp Bounds for Nonseparable Models".

Econometrics Research Workshop

March 30, 2015 - 2:30pm Bert van der Spek, VU University Amsterdam, "Money, Prices and Market in the Ancient Near East", [Paper]

Economic History Workshop

March 30, 2015 - 4:00pm Dan Keniston, Yale University, “Dutch Disease or Agglomeration? The Local Economic Effects of Natural Resource Booms” (with H. Allcott)

Development Workshop


March 3, 2015
Thomas Piketty, professor of economics at EHESS (L’ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales) and the Paris School of Economics, will give the 2014–2015 Storrs Lecture on...
January 20, 2015
Children who were exposed to Medicaid as children make greater contributions to the tax system by age 28, a new study finds. The study examines recent tax returns for almost...
December 9, 2014
Tomorrow, Jean Tirole will officially receive his Nobel Prize in economics. He was a pretty obvious candidate for the prize, given the amazing breadth, influence and skill of...
November 24, 2014
Fiona M. Scott Morton, newly named as the Theodore Nierenberg Professor of Economics at the Yale School of Management (SOM), focuses her research on empirical studies of...