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2020-21 Anderson Fellows: Zijian He, Disa Hynsjo, Masaki Miyashita, Vitor Possebom, and Trevor Williams
May 26, 2020
The Cowles Foundation has announced the 2020-21 recipients of the Arvid Anderson Prize Fellowship in Economics.  The five graduate students are: Zijian He (international...
Portrait of Fabrizio Zilibotti
May 20, 2020
Governments across the globe have imposed strict lockdowns to slow the spread of COVID-19. These measures have reduced infection rates, but also triggered the most severe...
Portraits of Truman Bewley and Peter Phillips
May 18, 2020
The FAS recently honored thirteen retiring faculty members for their long-time service to the university including Economics Professors Truman Bewley and Peter Phillips....
Yale 2020 text with photo of Harkness Tower
May 16, 2020
The Department of Economics would like to give a heartfelt congratulations to the class of 2020. While the faculty cannot celebrate with you in person this year, many,...
2020 George Trimis Prize Recipients Collage
May 14, 2020
The George Trimis Prize is awarded annually to doctoral students in the Department of Economics who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement. This year’s prize was...
Portraits of Daisuke Adachi, Ian Ball, and Allen Vong
May 6, 2020
Ph.D. students Daisuke Adachi, Ian Ball, and Allen Vong have been selected among 373 Young Economists from 60 countries to attend the 7th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences...
Small Business shop with Closed and Quarantine signs hanging in the window
May 5, 2020
Small-business owners across the United States were struggling with pandemic-related disruptions and had already laid off large numbers of employees by the time Congress...