Hosios, who received his PhD from Princeton in 1981 and went on to be the Chair at the University of Toronto for 10 years, died recently. (more at utoronto.ca...)
Professor Leah Boustan's book, "Competition in the Promised Land," has won the Alice Hanson Jones Award at the Economic History Association and the Allan Sharlin Award at the Social Science History Association. Read more about the awards at the following links: Alice Hanson Jones Award | Allan Sharlin Award. Congratulations to Professor Boustan!
Professor Redding organized the Labor Market Consequences of International Trade project for the National Bureau of Economic Research. More at NBER.org>>
Professor Dixit was formally installed in a ceremony at the college chapel of his alma mater last week. View the Official Announcement>> Read Professor Dixit's memories>>
Noelina Hall, who managed the Economics Undergraduate Program from 2007-2017, passed away suddenly on Sunday, September 30, 2018. A Memorial Mass is planned for Noelina on Saturday, November 3, 2018, 11 am at Queenship of Mary Church, 19 Dey Road, Plainsboro Township, NJ 08536. Noelina retired from the Economics Department on July 1, 2017.
Congratulations to Eitan Sapiro-Gheiler, Pragya Malik and Peter Koczanski! Read more>>
This prize is awarded annually to European economists under the age of 40, who have made outstanding contributions in the fields of macroeconomics and finance. Read more>>