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Professor David Huffman's AEA interview.

The AEA interviewed Professor David Huffman about how a person's cognitive ability relates to the... View »

NBER covers the research of Professors Shertzer and Walsh

The National Bureau of Economic Research covers the research of Professors Allison Shertzer and Randy Walsh on the origins of... View »

Alessandro Conway awarded 2018-2019 Fulbright U. S. Student Grant to France

Congratulations to Alessandro Conway (’17 BPhil in Economics and International and Area Studies, certificate in West European Studies) on winning the 2018-19 Fulbright U.S. Student Grant to France... View »

Professor Berkowitz will be featured as a Keynote Speaker at Peking University

Professor Daniel Berkowitz will be a Keynote Speaker at the upcoming Third CCER Summer Institute organized by the... View »

Professor Albanesi's work featured on NPR's "All Things Considered"

Professor Stefania  Albanesi's  work "Credit Growth and the Financial Crisis" A New Narrative" was included In... View »

Professor Vesterlund is featured by the National Science Foundation for Women's History Month

For Women's History Month, the National Science Foundation asked social, behavioral, and economic scientists to comment on their research about gender disparities and the science of women in... View »

Joe Kannarkat, Economics Major, has been awarded the inaugural Kanders Churchill Scholarship
Professor Stefania Albanesi to deliver Keynote Lecture March 22 in Lexington Kentucky

Stefania Albanesi will present the Claude R. Bowles, Jr. Keynote Lecture at the 14th Biennial University of Kentucky College of Law... View »

Professor Stefania Albanesi delivered the Keynote Address in Cologne, Germany

Stefania Albanesi presented the Keynote Address at the Eleventh International Conference on Women in... View »

Professor Cook's paper "The Effect of Charter Competition on Unionized District Revenues and Resource Allocation" was recently published in the Journal of Public Economics
Professor Huffman’s work accepted for publication in the Quarterly Journal of Economics

Professor David Huffman's paper "Global Evidence on Economic Preferences" has been accepted for publication in the Quarterly Journal of Economics... View »

Econ Major Wins Entrepreneurship Prize

Seventeen teams of student entrepreneurs vied for $4,000 in cash awards in the Blast Furnace student idea accelerator’s ... View »

1986 PhD graduate featured in Pitt Magazine for his work in building the Korean Miracle.

Kyungbae Chung, who earned his PhD from the Department of Economics in 1986, is featured in the WInter 2018 issue of Pitt... View »

Alumnus Named Fulbright English Teaching Assistant to Brazil

The Fulbright English Teaching Assistant program places grantees in schools overseas to supplement local English language instruction and to provide a native speaker presence in the classrooms.... View »

Wishing friends of the Economics Department a happy holiday season

Learn about the changes and exciting new initiatives for the Department of Economics in the Fall... View »

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