Research Programs

Econometrics

Economic Theory

International Trade

Macroeconomics

The Cowles Foundation provides support for research and research related activities through six core Research Program Areas: Econometrics, Economic Theory, International Trade, Macroeconomics, and Structural Microeconomics. Each of these broad areas has deep ties to the Cowles tradition and provides a foundation for other fields of inquiry in economics and related fields.

Cowles Program Areas sponsor visiting faculty and post-docs, organize conferences, and provide other research resources at Yale:

Past, Present, and Future Directors


Econometrics

Director Term

Donald W. K. Andrews
2017 to 2018;
2019 to 2020

Yuichi Kitamura
2015 to 2016;
2017 to 2018;
2019 to 2020

International Trade

Director Term

Costas Arkolakis
2017 to 2018;
2018 to 2019;
2019 to 2020

Economic Theory

Director Term

Marina Halac
2019 to 2020

Labor/Public Finance

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Structural Microeconomics

Director Term

Costas Meghir
2015 to 2016;
2018 to 2019;
2019 to 2020

Macroeconomics

Director Term

Giuseppe Moscarini
2016 to 2017;
2017 to 2018;
2019 to 2020

Fabrizio Zilibotti
2018 to 2019;
2019 to 2020