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ECON Movie Screening: The Big Short

Mar 13, 2017

This event is part of ECON Week 2017 - Join us for a screening of The Big Short on Thursday, March 23 at 4:45 PM - 7:45 PM! Learn more about the housing short and global financial crisis with your peers at the First Annual ECON Movie Screening.


ECON Week 2017

Mar 13, 2017

Next week is ECON Week which has a few days of econ-related events. The department and the Cornell Economics Society (CES) and Omicron Delta Epsilon work together to make an event to attract prospective economics majors.


Eleonora Patacchini's Recent Work on Social Networks of Older Americans Profiled the NY Times

Mar 09, 2017

Patacchini's recent work on social networks of older Americans (with Gary Engelhardt, Syracuse University) has been profiled this week by the NY Times.

Blau Announced as the 2017 Groat Award Recipient

Feb 08, 2017

Francine Blau has been awarded the 2017 Groat Award by Cornell’s ILR School. The Judge William B. Groat Alumni Award is given annually to a graduate of the ILR School for outstanding professional accomplishments in the field of industrial and labor relations and commitment to the ILR School and Cornell.

Professor Chris Barrett Selected as AAAS Fellow for 2016

Feb 02, 2017

Barrett has been elected fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general scientific society and publisher of the journal Science.

David Easley Recently Appeared on the Teach Better Podcast

Jan 11, 2017

David Easley recently appeared on the Teach Better Podcast to talk about his very popular Networks, Crowds, and Markets class.

Prasad Featured in the Wall Street Journal

Jan 05, 2017

Eswar Prasad writes that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has enhanced his credibility in using forward economic reforms by striking a blow against corruption with demonetization.This article, "The Global Appeal of Fighting Corruption," originally appeared the The Wall Street Journal on December 28, 2016.