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Professor Lise Vesterlund receives the Chancellor's Distinguished Research Award!

Professor Lise Vesterlund has recently received the Chancellor's Distinguished Research Award!  This Award recognizes Professor Vesterlund for her preeminence as a Researcher and Scholar.

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Jiaman Xu (BA Economics 2019) is changing how we charge our phones....

Jiaman Xu (BA Economics 2019 is changing how we charge we phones with her new start up in Pittsburgh.

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Samantha Levinson (BS Economics 2015) selected as one of Pittsburgh Business Times 30 Under 30 for 2020

Samantha Levinson (BS Economics 2015) is selected as one of Pittsburgh Business Times 30 Under 30 for 2020.

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Professor Vesterlund gave keynote address at the global meeting of the Economic Science Association.

Professor Lise Vesterlund gave the keynote address at the global meeting of the Economic Science Association. The title was :... View »

Joint research of Professor Stefania Albanesi, Assistant Professor Rania Gihleb, and graduate students Jialin Hou and Jiyeon Kim featured in The Wall Street Journal.

Congratulations to our 2020 Graduates

Congratulations! Please view the Economics Department's slideshow... View »

April 3 Alumni Panel

The Department of Economics & the MQE Program present a Distinguished Alumni Panel & Reception

Friday, April 3, 2020

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A graduate from the University of Pittsburgh Department of Economics, was recently credited as a first author in the journal Nature Sustainability

Meital Rosenberg (A&S '17), a graduate form the University of Pittsburgh's Department of Economics was recently credited as a first author on a study on Equitable Energy Access in India... View »

Professor Andrea La Nauze featured in Pittwire

Professor Andrea La Nauze is featured in Pittwire highlighting changing opinions... View »

University Times profiles Carey Treado and State Department fellowship work.

The November 6, 2019 University Times profiles Carey Treado and the impact her State Department fellowship will have... View »

Associate Professor Allison Shertzer receives National Science Foundation grant

Associate Professor Allison Shertzer was awarded a $600,000 National Science Foundation grant to study the price of housing in the United States over the long term. Read more... View »

December 19 Beijing Alumni Reception hosted by Department of Economics

Beijing Pitt alumni and friends join us to meet other alumni, get campus news and learn about the new MS in Quantitative Economics.

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Associate Professor Tymofiy Mylovanov appointed Minister of the Economy, Ukraine

Professor Randall Walsh and Associate Professor Allison Shertzer explore The Great Migration

Segregated housing markets and the erosion of black wealth: New evidence from pre-war cities by Prottoy A. Akbar, Sijie Li, Allison Shertzer, Randall Walsh 31 August 2019

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Professor Albanesi chaired and organized a session on Fairness in Consumer Credit Markets

On May 9th Professor Stefania Albanesi chaired a special session on Fairness in Consumer Credit Markets at the... View »

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