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  • Alumnus Lirong Xia Wins NSF CAREER Award
  • Alumnus Lirong Xia has been selected to receive the NSF's CAREER award for junior faculty. This award will provide him with $525,000 over the next five years for his proposed research on computational social choice. Read More
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  • Hotz Applies Game Theory to Parenting in Upcoming Study
  • Raising a teen can be a traumatizing experience for parents. Ask around and you’d be hard-pressed to find anyone who has made it through completely unscathed. So how do parents survive their children’s teenage years? Professor Hotz has an answer: strategic parenting.  Read More

Weekly Events Mar 01 – Mar 07

  • March 02, 2015

    • History of Political Economy Workshop Seminar Series
    • Russ Roberts (Stanford University, Hoover Institution)

      "The Power of Economics"

      This is an informal conversation about what we should be teaching our students and what we should not be teaching. He will give some of his ideas based on 30 years in the classroom and his experiences podcasting and using rap videos to teach economics.

      3:00pm - 4:00pm, Social Sciences 07
      Faculty and Ph.D. students welcome

    • Hayek Lecture Series
    • Russ Roberts (Hoover Institution)

      "The Real Invisible Hand:  Hayek, Smith and Emergent Order"

      4:30pm-5:30pm, Westbrook 0014

      • Contact: Zemonek, Angela
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