Seminar Series 2014-15
Thursday, April 23: Richard Hornbeck, Harvard, Creative Destruction: Barriers to Urban Growth and the Great Boston Fire of 1872.
See the Seminar Schedule for more seminars.
Spring 2015 Classes
The last day of Spring classes is Friday, May 1, 2015. You can check out other important dates on the Academic Calendar.
Economics Spring 2015 Commencement
The Department of Economics Spring 2015 Commencement will be Friday, May 8, 2015, 4:30–6:00 p.m. in the Glenn Miller Ballroom at the University Memorial Center. The commencement address will be by Amanda Thomas. Doors open at 4:00 p.m. and refreshments will be served.
Economics BFA Excellence Award Winners: Yongmin Chen, Research, Scholarly and Creative Work & Nicholas Flores, Leadership and Service
Jeffrey Zax:Featured in WalletHub's recent study examining 2015's Best & Worst Run Cities in America.
Robert McNown: Campus Global Citizen of the Year 2014
Economics alum leaves $3.7 million to endow chair
Daniel Kaffine: No evidence that California cellphone ban decreased accidents, says CU-Boulder researcher
Daniel Kaffine: The value of 'second-best solutions' to global warming
Francisca Antman: Working women have more influence at home, says CU-Boulder study
Bartlett Internships for Economics: Thanks to a generous donation from CU Economics alumnus James Bartlett, the Department of Economics is accepting applications for Bartlett Internships for Economics.
Brian Cadena: Economics researcher explores relationships between poverty, immigration, labor market
Yongmin Chen: Received a Boulder Faculty Assembly Recognition Award
Edward Kosack: Friday First Place 2013 Fall Research Conference Poster Winner at the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management Fall Research Conference in Washington D.C
Murat Iyigun: Co-editor of New Journal
Recent Immigrants as Labor Market Arbitrageurs: Evidence from the Minimum Wage,Journal of Urban Economics, 80: 1-12, March 2014.
Human Capital and the Lifetime Costs of Impatience, (with Benjamin J. Keys) American Economic Journal: Economic Policy,, forthcoming.