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2020-21 Anderson Fellows: Zijian He, Disa Hynjo, Masaki Miyashita, Vitor Possebom, and Trever Williams
05/26/2020
The Cowles Foundation has announced the 2020-21 recipients of the Arvid Anderson Prize Fellowship in Economics.  The five graduate students are: Zijian He (...
Portrait of Zilibotti
05/21/2020
Governments across the globe have imposed strict lockdowns to slow the spread of COVID-19. These measures have reduced infection rates, but also triggered the most severe...
Portraits of Truman Bewley and Peter Phillips
05/21/2020
The FAS recently honored thirteen retiring faculty members for their long-time service to the university including Economics Professors Truman Bewley and Peter Phillips....
William Nordhaus portrait
03/23/2020
On October 8, 2020, in Washington, DC, the American Academy of Political and Social Science (AAPSS) will award the 2020 Daniel Patrick Moynihan Prize to Cowles Staff...
Tjalling Koopmans’ Nobel Prize Medal in display case
03/13/2020
The Cowles Foundation has put Tjalling Koopmans’ Nobel Prize Medal on permanent display at 30 Hillhouse. A secure showcase alongside a plaque are mounted on a wall in the...
Urjit Patel Portrait
09/12/2019
Urjit R. Patel (Ph.D. ’90), former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will be a recipient of this year’s Wilbur Lucius Cross Medal for his outstanding...
Tjalling Koopmans' Nobel Medal
05/29/2019
The Cowles Foundation was honored to receive Tjalling Koopmans’ Nobel Prize Medal by the Frankel family during an intimate ceremony held at 28 Hillhouse Avenue on May 24th. ...