Professor Vesterlund was Keynote Speaker at the ESA Asia-Pacific Meeting
Professor Albanesi awarded a National Science Foundation Grant
Professor Stefania Albanesi was awarded a National Science Foundation Grant in July, 2019 for The 2007-2009 Housing Crisis: Causes, Policy Response and Long Term Implications.View »
Professor Albanesi OeNB Visiting Professorship at the University of Vienna
Professor Albanesi will be Wim Duisenberg Fellow at the European Central Bank
Apply for the Harvey Cohen Undergaduate Research Prize
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Hot Metal Bridge Post-Bac Program Fellowship applications now being accepted.
Applications are now being accepted for the Hot Metal Bridge Post-Bac Program Fellowships for the 2019-2020 academic year.
This two-semester post-baccalaureate fellowship program... View »
NBER research report co-authored by PhD candidate Prottoy Akbar makes the news in India.
Alumna Wins Schwarzman Scholarship
Professor Jason Cook's work is referenced in The New York Times
Professor Jason Cook's working paper "Is there Still son Preference in the United States?" is referenced in The New York Times article:... View »
Pitt Economic Alumna Lia Petrose Named 2019 Rhodes Scholar
Professor Jason Cook received the Distinguished CESifo Affiliate Award
Professor Allison Shertzer has featured article in the Journal of Economic History
Professor Walsh in cited in Pacific Standard, Citylab.
Professor Randy Walsh discusses Why Some Home Prices Rebound Quickly After a Forest Fire in an... View »
We are saddened to report that Werner Troesken, Professor of Economics at the University of Pittsburgh, passed away on September 14th.
Werner completed his PhD in economics at Washington University, St. Louis in 1992. He was an insightful and innovative economic historian who broke new ground in the study of health, race, and... View »