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Senior Essay Nominee Group Photo
May 18, 2019
Each year, 25-50 students write a senior essay in economics. Of these, 10-15 are nominated for a prize by both the student’s advisor as well as a second reader from the...
2019-20 Anderson Fellows - Finlay, Kwon, Min, Shukla, and Wang
May 17, 2019
The Cowles Foundation has announced the 2019-20 recipients of the Arvid Anderson Prize Fellowship in Economics.  The five graduate students are: John Finlay (International...
Tony Smith Portrait
May 15, 2019
Professor Tony Smith has been named the new chair of the Department of Economics announced in a letter from the Dean of Faculty of Arts and Science, Tamar Gendler. Professor...
Penny Goldberg portrait
April 30, 2019
Pinelopi K. Goldberg, the Elihu Professor of Economics, is among 100 new members and 25 foreign associates elected to the National Academy of Sciences in recognition of...
Mothers and children participate in a playgroup as part of an experiment in Odisha, India studying whether a promising early childhood development intervention can become effective policy.
April 29, 2019
By Mike Cummings Yale economist Costas Meghir has a children’s picture book in his office. The cover text is in Oriya — the official language of the Indian state of Odisha....