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five students sitting around a table discussing a topic of interest
April 3, 2019
Economics Director of Undergraduate Studies, Professor Ebonya Washington, invites undergraduate students to apply for a peer mentor opening for the 2019-2020 academic year. ...
Martin Shubik portrait
March 25, 2019
A service honoring the life of the late economist Martin Shubik will be held on Saturday, March 30 at 11:30 a.m., at the Graduate Club at 155 Elm St.   Shubik, who died on...
Charles Hodgson portrait
March 25, 2019
Charles Hodgson will join the Department of Economics in the fall of 2020 as an Assistant Professor. He will first serve as a Cowles Postdoctoral Associate for the 2019...
Wayne Gao portrait
March 8, 2019
Wayne Gao is one of seven graduate students selected to present at this year’s Review of Economic Studies May Meetings. Informally known as the “REStud Tour,” the...
Judy Chevalier presenting Rohini Pande with the Carolyn Bell Shaw Award at the the annual CSWEP business meeting and award ceremony on Jauary 4, at the 2019 AEA Meeting in Atlanta
March 8, 2019
Newly appointed Professor of Economics and incoming Director of the Economic Growth Center, Rohini Pande, is the recipient of the 2018 Carolyn Shaw Bell Award. The award is...
Katja Seim portrait
March 4, 2019
In a recent departmental announcement, Katja Seim has been appointed Professor of Economics, effective July 1, 2019. She will hold joint appointments in the Department of...
Ebonya Washington at podium
February 25, 2019
By Michael Cummings Yale economist Ebonya Washington draws her research ideas from the real world. A newspaper article, an observation while riding the bus, or an interaction...