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Mothers and children participate in a playgroup as part of an experiment in Odisha, India studying whether a promising early childhood development intervention can become effective policy.
April 29, 2019
By Mike Cummings Yale economist Costas Meghir has a children’s picture book in his office. The cover text is in Oriya — the official language of the Indian state of Odisha....
Zack Cooper
April 23, 2019
by Mike Cummings Yale health economist Zack Cooper has received a 2019 Andrew Carnegie Fellowship to support data-driven research on pharmaceutical pricing. Cooper, associate...
John Geanakoplos showing graph on the chaulk board
April 19, 2019
John Geanakoplos, James Tobin Professor of Economics, is the 2019 recipient of the Lex Hixon ‘63 Prize which is awarded for teaching excellence in the social sciences by the...
Chen and Meghir
April 17, 2019
Xiaohong Chen, Malcolm K. Brachman Professor of Economics, and Costas Meghir, Douglas A Warner III Professor of Economics, were both elected to the 239th class of the...
Zack Cooper
April 11, 2019
Yale Associate Professor of Public Health and of Economics Zack Cooper, along with Stuart V. Craig, Martin Gaynor, and John Van Reenen are the recipients of this year’s...
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...