Rosa Matzkin, the Charles E. Davidson Professor of Economics at the University of California, Los Angeles, will give the sixth Simon Newcomb Lecture entitled “Unobservables in Economic Models”. The lecture will be held on Wednesday, September 3, in Krieger Hall room 205 from 3:30-5:00 pm.
Congratulations to Weining Bao, Yoichi Goto, Leyla Karakas, and Xi Yang who all successfully defended their dissertations this summer.
The Department of Economics seeks to fill a position for Fall 2015 in Microeconomic Theory at the tenured rank of Associate Professor or Full Professor. Applicants should possess distinguished research records and evidence of teaching and service. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants should submit a cover letter and a resume or c.v. […]
Professor Larry Ball co-organized a conference on “Monetary Policy and Financial Stability in Emerging Economies,” sponsored by the NBER and the Central Bank of Turkey, in Istanbul on June 13-14. The program included a paper by Professor Anton Korinek and Damiano Sandri (JHU Ph.D. 2009, now at the IMF), called “Capital Controls or Macroprudential Regulation?”.