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Martin Shubik
03/25/2019
A service honoring the life of the late economist Martin Shubik will be held on Saturday, March 30 at 11:30 a.m., at the Graduate Club at 155 Elm St.   Shubik, who died on...
Ebonya Washington at podium
02/25/2019
By Michael Cummings Yale economist Ebonya Washington draws her research ideas from the real world. A newspaper article, an observation while riding the bus, or an interaction...
Fabrizio Zilibotti
02/08/2019
By Michael Cummings Yale economist Fabrizio Zilibotti’s career has taken him across the globe. Born and raised in Italy, he has lived in the United Kingdom, Sweden, and...
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...