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"India and the Visible Hand of the Market" Op-Ed by Kaushik Basu Runs in the New York Times

Jun 30, 2017

An op-ed by Kaushik Basu on the consequences of India’s demonetization policy ran in the New York Times.

The Beauty of Logic and Rigor in Data

Jun 01, 2017

Trying to estimate the return on a college education or how much your auto insurance deductible should be can be tricky. Econometrics can help.


Blau Awarded the 2017 Jacob Mincer Award

May 09, 2017

Francine Blau has been awarded the 2017 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics by the Society of Labor Economists. To learn more about this award click here:

New Book Released Honoring the Work of Professor Erik Thorbecke

May 04, 2017

A new book has been released honoring the work of Erik Thorbecke, H.E. Babcock Professor of Economics, for his lifetime achievements on poverty reduction, especially in Africa.

Watch The George Staller Lecture Livestream

May 02, 2017

Click here on Thursday at 4:30pm to watch Dr. Robert Gordon's lecture live.