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MA Students Helped by New Associate Director Garcia-Mosqueira

MA Students Helped by New Associate Director Garcia-Mosqueira

Monday, September 27, 2010
27 September 2010 12:00AM  Master’s students in the Department of Economics this semester are sure to find the program and its new associate director to be one of a kind. Lending a helping hand to the students is Adrian Garcia-Mosqueira, a recent graduate of the Master’s program himself.  Born and... Read More »

Consulting Symposium - Tonight at 8 PM

Wednesday, September 22, 2010
22 September 2010 12:00AM This is a fantastic time to learn more about consulting if you're an underclassman, as you'll be able to hear from four companies in very different areas of consulting. If you're an upperclassman, this is a good chance to do the same thing and also network with recruiters... Read More »
Ph.D. Student Kristin Johnson Researches to Help Tanzania

Ph.D. Student Kristin Johnson Researches to Help Tanzania

Monday, September 20, 2010
20 September 2010 12:00AM “Even in my first year, I knew that AIDS in Africa would be a focus for me,” said Kristin Johnson, a Ph.D. student who double-majored in mathematics and economics as an undergraduate at the University of Colorado. Now in the fourth year of her Ph.D. studies, Johnson has... Read More »

Research Assistantship Position for Recent Undergraduate Economics Graduates

Friday, September 17, 2010
17 September 2010 12:00AM Economics professors David Laibson (Harvard University), Brigitte Madrian (Harvard University), James Choi (Yale University) and John Beshears (Stanford University) are seeking full-time research assistants who will begin employment during the summer of 2011. This one-year... Read More »
Pharmaceutical Economics Conference Honoring Grabowski

Pharmaceutical Economics Conference Honoring Grabowski

Tuesday, September 14, 2010
14 September 2010 12:00AM This Friday, researchers from the U.S. and Europe will meet to discuss new research in the field of pharmaceutical economics. The symposium is in honor of Economics Professor Henry Grabowski, who has been at Duke University since 1972 and is the Director of the Program in... Read More »

RAships for Econ Students with Prof. Daniel Chen (Duke Law)

Tuesday, September 14, 2010
14 September 2010 12:00AM Professor Daniel Chen at the Law School is looking for several research assistants.  He received his Economics PhD from MIT in 2004 and JD from Harvard in 2009.  
Enjoying the Time to Carefully Research: Davies Fellow Suanna Oh

Enjoying the Time to Carefully Research: Davies Fellow Suanna Oh

Monday, September 13, 2010
13 September 2010 12:00AM Senior Suanna Oh investigates the roles of hereditary and environmental influence on child development. The Davies Fellowship allowed her to have a different kind of research experience this summer. In her own words, Oh explains her project and experience: I spent the... Read More »
Exploring the Economic Reasons for Trailer Parks

Exploring the Economic Reasons for Trailer Parks

Wednesday, September 8, 2010
08 September 2010 12:00AM Davies Fellow Caitlin Gorback, a rising senior, spent part of the summer expanding her research work from the Spring term on trailer parks. Her work will be expanded into an honors thesis this year. Here Gorback shares about her summer experience:  This past summer I have... Read More »

BlackRock Information Session

Tuesday, September 7, 2010
07 September 2010 12:00AM BlackRock's Campus Recruiting Department is currently recruiting for their 2011 Analyst Class and invites economics students to their on-campus information session at Duke University on September 14, 2010. The session is open to economics upperclassmen, student clubs, or... Read More »
Innovative Research Highlighted at Seven Gatherings This Fall

Innovative Research Highlighted at Seven Gatherings This Fall

Friday, September 3, 2010
03 September 2010 12:00AM Beginning in September, the Department of Economics will be busy hosting five economics conferences and two economics jamborees. Top senior and junior researchers will be presenting their work in a wide range of areas including but not limited to macro- and microeconomics... Read More »

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