Professor Emeritus Jack Ochs featured in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Professor Stefania Alabanesi has been appointed Associate Editor of the Review of Economic Dynamics

Effective October 1, 2016, Professor Stefania Albanesi will be appointed as the Associated Editor of the Review of Economic Dynamics.

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The research of Professors Shertzer, Twinam (Pitt Alum-Washington Bothell), and Walsh was covered by the Houston Chronicle and Atlantic Monthly's Citylab blog.

The and article entitled ... View »

Professor Werner Troesken and Pitt graduates Brian Beach and Martin Saavedra honored with Arthur H. Cole Prize.

Professor Werner Troesken and his former students Brian Beach (William and Mary) and Martin Saavedra (Oberlin College) were awarded the Arthur H. Cole Prize for the best paper published in the... View »

Professor Rigotti cited in "Tech Startups Surprised to find Pittsburgh's assets add up" article.

Professor Luca Rigotti was cited in a  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette ... View »

Professor Huffman's research featured in the Wall Street Journal

Professor Huffman's research featured in the Wall Street Journal. Showing that "More patient people grow richer and healthier than their more impetuous peers, according to a new study that... View »

Professor Wilson has lead article in Quantitative Economics

The March issue of Quantitative Economics featured as the lead article Professor Wilson’s investigation of communication with multiple senders. The paper cleverly shows that full revelation may be... View »

Professor Shertzer has lead article in Journal of Public Economics

The latest issue of Journal of Public Economics featured as the lead article Professor Shertzer’s innovative research on immigrant group size and political mobilization.  The paper can be... View »

Two faculty members cited in "Paris-to-Pittsburgh" article.

Two faculty members were cited in a Pittsburgh Post-... View »

Professor Vesterlund's work is featured in The Atlantic

Professor Vesterlund's work is featured in The Atlantic, "Equality Takes Work". Fairness on... View »

Ying Fang received the Chang Jiang Scholar's award

Ying Fang received his PhD from the Department of Economics of the University of Pittsburgh in 2006. He is currently a Full Professor at Xiamen University and has recently received the  ... View »

Lia Petrose receives prestigious award

Lia Petrose has been awarded 2016 Harry S. Truman Scholarship, a prestigious national honor awarded for graduate school and... View »

Cliometric Society Conference

The annual Cliometric Society Conference in 2016 will be held on the weekend of Friday, May 20 through Saturday, May 21 at the University... View »

Andrew Mellon Predoctoral Fellowship awarded to three graduate students

Congratulations to Hao Feng, Chengyling Luo and Siqiang Yang for being awarded the Andrew Mellon Predoctoral Fellowship for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Chengying’s Mellon proposal... View »

Professor Sewon Hur featured on WQED's special.