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04/20/2018
By Mike Cummings While an undergraduate at Yale, economist Joseph Altonji took an introductory course in macroeconomics taught by James Tobin, Sterling Professor of Economics...
Sam Kortum portrait
04/20/2018
Yale economist Samuel Kortum has won the 2018 Onassis Prize in International Trade for his research on the impact of technology on global trade.  Kortum ’92 Ph.D., the James...
Janet Currie portrait
04/16/2018
The Cowles Foundation is proud to present Princeton University Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Janet Currie, as this year’s speaker for...
Xiaohong Chen andGregory C. Chow on stage at 2017 Chinese Award Ceremony
04/02/2018
As reported earlier, the National Economics Foundation awarded the prestigious 2017 China Economics Prize to Yale’s Xiaohong Chen and Princeton’s Gregory C. Chow for their “...
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02/16/2018
Five Yale faculty members are among 126 U.S. and Canadian researchers who were awarded a $65,000 Sloan Research Fellowship to advance their work. The fellowship program...
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02/16/2018
When Yale economist Joseph Shapiro was a graduate student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology about a decade ago, he attempted a cost-benefit analysis of the...
Cowles Commission and Cowles Foundation seals
12/20/2017
 The Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, at Yale University, seeks a person with interest and expertise in Economics and History for a postdoctoral position. The...