Portrait of Kaivan Munshi
June 18, 2018
Kaivan Munshi join the Department of Economics in the fall of 2019. He has been appointed a Professor of Economics. Kaivan Munshi is currently the Frank Ramsey Professor of...
Portrait of Sönje Reiche
June 18, 2018
Sönje Reiche will join the Department of Economics in the fall of 2019 as a Senior Lecturer. Sönje Reiche is currently a lecturer in Economics at the University of Cambridge...
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...
Santiago Botto Tornielli portrait
May 17, 2018
Santiago Botto Tornielli (Jonathan Edwards College ‘18) is this year’s first place winner of the Harvey M. Applebaum ‘59 Award for his economics senior essay, “...
Senior Essay Nominee Group Photo
May 17, 2018
Each year, 50-75 students write a senior essay in economics. Of these, 10-15 are nominated for a prize by both the student’s advisor as well as a second reader from the...
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....