Upcoming Events

March 4, 2015 - 12:00pm Christopher Taber, University of Wisconsin-Madison, “Selection on Observables and Unobservables”

Cowles Lunch Talk

March 4, 2015 - 1:00pm Bruce Hansen, University of Wisconsin-Madison, "Robust Inference", [Paper]

Econometrics Seminar

March 4, 2015 - 2:30pm Sourav Bhattacharya, University of Pittsburgh, "A Possibility Theorem on Information Aggregation In Elections" (with P. Barelli and L. Siga), [Paper]

Microeconomic Theory Workshop

March 5, 2015 - 12:00pm TBA, TBA

Macro Lunch

March 5, 2015 - 12:00pm Nathan Yang, “Better Together? Retail Chain Performance Dynamics in Store Expansion Before and After Mergers” (with Mitsukuni Nishida)

Industrial Organization Prospectus 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...