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Dean Karlan
May 14, 2014
… make decisions to maximize our happiness, there are two parts that incorporate other people,” said Dean Karlan, a Yale economics professor…. Read the entire...
William Nordhaus sitting at his desk looking back out his office door
May 12, 2014
Today the work of Robert and William Nordhaus is profoundly shaping how the United States and other nations take on global warming…. Read the entire article [New York Times]
Robert Shiller
May 6, 2014
Robert Shiller, the Yale economist, uses the average of corporate earnings over the last decade to calculate whether stocks are valued fairly, which has the important...
NDF Logo and Amanda E. Kowalski
April 29, 2014
Amanda E. Kowalski, assistant professor of economics, has won a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation. Kowalski, a faculty research fellow at the National Bureau...
U.S. Census Bureau Logo
April 24, 2014
The U.S. Census Bureau has approved the establishment of a Branch Research Data Center (Branch RDC) at Yale University. This branch, generously funded by the Cowles...
American Acadmey of Arts and Sciences Logo
April 23, 2014
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS) has honored eight Yale faculty members with election as new members. They are among 204 new members elected to AAAS. Members...
Steve Jobs on stage facetiming with iPhone
April 21, 2014
On Monday, Judith A. Chevalier, a Yale professor of economics who is serving as a Samsung witness, took the stand to say that Samsung would owe $38 million total, or $1.75 a...