Professor Redding has won the Econometric Society's 2018 Frisch Medal for his paper "The Economics of Density: Evidence from the Berlin Wall.” First awarded in 1978, the Frisch Medal is presented biennially for the best applied (empirical or theoretical) paper published in Econometrica during the previous five years.
The award acknowledges a lifetime of contributions to the field of labor economics.
The annual American Economic Journal (AEJ) Best Paper Award highlights the best paper published in each of the American Economic Journals: Applied Economics, Economic Policy, Macroeconomics, and Microeconomics over the last three years. (More...)
Ashenfelter, the Joseph Douglas Green 1895 Professor of Economics, is one of six Princeton faculty members elected. (More...)