November 2018 News

Ebonya Washington portrait
11/15/2018
Ebonya Washington, newly named as the Samuel C. Park Jr. Professor of Economics, specializes in public finance and political economy with research interests in the...
T.N. Srinivasan portrait
11/14/2018
By Mike Cummings Thirukodikaval Nilakanta “T.N.” Srinivasan ’60 M.A. ’62 Ph.D., the Samuel C. Park Jr. Professor Emeritus of Economics at Yale and a leading intellectual...
Members of the panel included (left to right) Jamil Anderlini, Jing Tsu, Nuno Monteiro, Peter Salovey, Stephen Roach, and Aleh Tsyvinski. (Photo by Michael Marsland)
11/08/2018
By Mike Cummings President Xi Jinping of China has marked 2049 — the centennial of the founding of the People’s Republic of China — as the date by which his country will be...
Immigrants on a steerage deck as they approch the Statue of Liberty in the late 19th century
11/02/2018
By Mike Cummings Yale and Columbia economists are building a massive dataset to better understand the role immigrants played in transforming the United States from its rural...