Spring 2017 Classes
The first day of classes was Tuesday, January 17. You can check out other important dates on the Academic Calendar.
Friday, 2/24/17: Karthik Muralidharan, University of California, San Diego, Disrupting Education? Experimental Evidence on Technology-Aided Instruction in India.
All seminars are held in ECON 5 from 3:00–4:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted. View the entire seminar schedule.
Spring Department Commencement
and Awards Ceremony
The Economics Spring Ceremony is Friday, May 12, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Glenn Miller Ballroom at the University Memorial Center. Doors open at 7:00 p.m. and refreshments will be served.
Jeffrey Zax on 9NEWS: Your name could determine your life's path, says CU research
Professor Jeffrey Zax and graduate student Alexander Cauley in Bloomberg article: Why Your Name May Be Ruining Your Life How to avoid being a victim of "alphabetism."
Jenny Simpson, BA '09 and Advisory Board Member: Jenny Simpson, Emma Coburn collaborate for world record in distance medley relay
Francisca Antman: DACA curbs poverty, but lowers school attendance
Panel Discussion: Amendment 69, ColoradoCare Sponsored by the CU Department of Economics
Q&A: Maskus discusses transition from Boulder to Capitol Hill
Keith Maskus: Named chief economist for the US Department of State
Robert & Lauri McNown Graduate Scholarship in the Department of Economics
David Rogalski: Inaugural recipient of the Clem Rinehart Advising Award. The National Academic Advising Association awarded Dave Advisor of the Year in the Primary Advising Category.
“Efficient Procurement Auctions with Increasing Returns,” (with Lawrence Ausubel, Christina Aperjis and Thayer Morrill), American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, forthcoming