Ph.D. Candidate Kate Maxwell Koegel Named 2016 Kauffman Dissertation Fellow

Thursday, October 20, 2016
Doctoral candidate Kate Maxwell Koegel has been selected to receive the Kauffman Dissertation Fellowship, an academic recognition program established by the Kauffman Foundation to advance entrepreneurship research. She is one of 20 students to receive the $20,000 stipend to support the completion... Read More »

What's Driving the Gender Pay Gap?

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Duke Today

In the Media: Cat Scam (NPR’s “Planet Money”)

Friday, October 14, 2016
NPR’s “Planet Money”

New Professor Brian Weller Brings Finance Expertise to Duke, DFE

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
In the last three decades, technological innovations, like the adoption of algorithmic trading, have paved the way for many changes in the U.S. financial system, from the structure of markets to the speed and volume at which assets are traded. New professor Brian Weller’s research helps... Read More »

Commentary: Applying Game Theory to the Supreme Court Confirmation Fight

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
28 September 2016 9:44AM  

Commentary: Turkey's Changing Freedom Deficit

Monday, September 19, 2016
19 September 2016 4:46PM  

The Analysis of Field Choice in College and Graduate School: Determinants and Wage Effects

Monday, September 19, 2016
19 September 2016 3:17PM Abstract As the workforce has become more educated, educational decisions are about what type of education to pursue as well as how much to pursue. In college, individuals somewhat specialize through their choice of college major. Further specialization occurs in graduate... Read More »

In the Media: How Can Today’s College Students Future-Proof Their Careers?

Thursday, September 15, 2016
15 September 2016 9:23AM  

Postdoc Michael Albert Joins CS-Econ Community at Duke

Monday, September 12, 2016
12 September 2016 2:25PM The Departments of Economics and Computer Science have jointly funded a new postdoctoral position to support the growing economics and computation community at Duke University. Alumnus Michael Albert (Fuqua Ph.D. ’13) will be working primarily with Professors ... Read More »

'Understanding Housing Booms and Busts': Q&A with Craig Burnside

Thursday, September 8, 2016
08 September 2016 10:43AM It is well acknowledged that the most recent housing bubble (and subsequent global housing crash) was facilitated by subprime mortgages, but to what extent did buyers’ expectations about market fundamentals play into this and previous episodes? In his paper “... Read More »