Merton J. Peck portrait
October 2, 2018
Thirteen Economics faculty have been selected to receive the Merton J. Peck Prize for excellence in undergraduate teaching. As the award’s inaugural year, the prize...
Yale Bulldog
September 26, 2018
Three professors of Economics will open their classes to the Yale community during the week of October 8-12, for the Fall 2018 Faculty Bulldog Days. The week-long event...
2018 Chair's Reception
September 13, 2018
The Economics Department rang in the new academic year with its annual Chair’s Reception on September 11. Hosted by Economics Chair, Dirk Bergemann, the event was...
cargo shop on placid water
September 10, 2018
By Mike Cummings Fresh out of graduate school, economist Samuel Kortum ’92 Ph.D. began collaborating with Jonathan Eaton ’73 M.A., ’76 Ph.D. while both were on the faculty...
Poverty Initiative
September 4, 2018
By Mike Cummings, Yale News A new Yale-based research initiative is developing the science needed to scale-up promising anti-poverty programs so that they can benefit the...
Students studying
August 31, 2018
As part of a new initiative sponsored by the Yale College Dean’s Office (YCDO), the Department of Economics is one of a handful departments participating in a student peer...
Amen Jalal video screenshot
August 27, 2018
The Department of Economics is premiering a new video called, “Why Choose Yale Economics?” targeting potential majors and students of interest. The five-minute video shows...