Congratulations to Berkeley Economics student Will Alexander '20, for winning the Owen D. Young Prize in International Relations. The award is awarded for the best essay on international relations. Read about the award here.
Published by Hagit Hagit Caspi Thu, 2019-05-16 10:51
A new NBER Working Paper by Berkeley Economics professors Christina Romer and David Romer shows that countries with lower debt-to-GDP ratios respond to financial distress with much more expansionary fiscal policy & suffer much less severe aftermaths, driven more by policymaker choices than true debt constraints. Read more
Published by Hagit Hagit Caspi Thu, 2019-05-16 08:35
NPR's Planet Money episode "Economics, Sexism, Data" discusses a study by Berkeley Economics undergrad Alice Wu, which uncovered rampant bias in the Economics Job Market Rumors forum.Listen to the podcast here.
Published by Hagit Hagit Caspi Wed, 2019-05-15 12:25