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The Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics at Yale University has as its purpose the conduct and encouragement of research in economics.

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09/16/2018
By Mike Cummings Fresh out of graduate school, economist Samuel Kortum ’92 Ph.D. began collaborating with Jonathan Eaton ’73 M.A., ’76 Ph.D. while both were on the faculty...
Martin Shubik portrait
08/23/2018
Martin Shubik, the Seymour H. Knox Professor Emeritus of Mathematical Institutional Economics, died on Wednesday, August 22, 2018.  A member of the Yale faculty since 1963, a...
Javier Hidalgo and Myung Hwan Seo portraits
06/19/2018
The 2015-17 Tjalling C. Koopmans Econometric Theory Prize has been awarded to Javier Hidalgo (London School of Economics) and Myung Hwan Seo (Seoul National University) for...
Joseph Altonji portrait
05/18/2018
By Michael Cummings Yale economist Joseph Altonji has been awarded the 2018 IZA Prize in Labor Economics to recognize his seminal contributions to the economic analysis of...