American journalist Walter Lippmann corresponded with many leading economic thinkers of the 20th century, but he has never been perceived to be an economist himself – until now. Professor Goodwin's new book presents Lippmann in a different light: as a public economist. Read More
In a new ranking of undergraduate universities in the United States based on career outcomes, Duke was ranked as number four in investment banking jobs placement and number seven for finance jobs placement. Read More
Georgia State University Professor H. Spencer Banzhaf is the featured Johnson Lecturer this fall. His talk, “Environmental Economics and Christian Ethics,” will discuss the intersections between the ethics of environmental conservation, Christian thought, and economics. Read More
The Department of Economics will be hosting its third Empirical Microeconomics Jamboree for young economists this fall. The event, which is sponsored by ERID, will be held on Oct. 3-4 in the Social Sciences building. Read More
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