Joe Altonji portrait
May 17, 2018
By Michael Cummings Yale economist Joseph Altonji has been awarded the 2018 IZA Prize in Labor Economics to recognize his seminal contributions to the economic analysis of...
Brian Greaney, Katherine Wagner, and  Luis Fabiano Carvalho Monteiro
May 16, 2018
The Cowles Foundation has announced the 2018-19 recipients of the Arvid Anderson Prize Fellowship in Economics.  The four graduate students are: Luis Fabiano Carvalho...
Ladies of Economics Group Picture
May 4, 2018
For the past three years, female Economics Ph.D. students have been bonding over informal dinners as a way to bring women students from different cohorts together....
Penny Goldberg portrait
April 27, 2018
By Mike Cummings   Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg, the Elihu Professor of Economics at Yale, has been named chief economist of the World Bank. In announcing Goldberg’...
Cash, college degree,and mortar cap
April 20, 2018
By Mike Cummings While an undergraduate at Yale, economist Joseph Altonji took an introductory course in macroeconomics taught by James Tobin, Sterling Professor of Economics...
Sam Kortum portrait
April 20, 2018
Yale economist Samuel Kortum has won the 2018 Onassis Prize in International Trade for his research on the impact of technology on global trade.  Kortum ’92 Ph.D., the James...
Janet Currie portrait
April 17, 2018
The Cowles Foundation is proud to present Princeton University Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Janet Currie, as this year’s speaker for the ...