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July 11, 2023
The Carnegie-Rochester-NYU Conference on Public Policy is now soliciting papers for a conference on “Labor Market Dynamics: Drivers and Consequences.”
May 26, 2023
In a Rochester career spanning more than 50 years, the economist developed an international reputation for his work on the economic impact of institutions, most notably through his study of slavery.
February 28, 2023
We are delighted to announce that Linda Tesar ’91 (PhD), a professor of economics at the University of Michigan, has been awarded the University of Rochester's Susan B. Anthony Lifetime Achievement Award. Linda has made important contributions to international macroeconomics and public policy.
February 10, 2023
Brian Daboll ’97 was selected the National Football League’s Coach of the Year by the Associated Press after leading the New York Giants to the playoffs in his first season.
October 14, 2022
The professor emeritus helped establish the University’s PhD program in economics.
Did you know?
Rochesters economics PhD programin existence since the 1950swas created in part by Lionel McKenzie, one of the leading economists of the time.
The Economist: Rochester research points to trade war lessons from Reagan era
A new paper by economics professor George Alessandria and co-authors suggests the way Chinese exporters responded to President Ronald Reagan may inform future trade policy.Continue Reading