We are happy to share that Ildiko Magyari, an Economics PhD student, was featured in both The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post. Both articles mentioned her paper, “Firm Reorganization, Chinese Imports, and US Manufacturing Imports,”which explores the effect of Chinese imports on US companies.
Padma Desai, Gladys and Roland Harriman Professor of Comparative Economic Systems Emerita at Columbia University, is a leading scholar of the Soviet Union, Russia, and Transition Economies. Desai was a pioneering female student in economics at Harvard University and received her Ph.D. there in 1960. She came to Columbia in
We are proud to announce that José A. Scheinkman, the Charles and Lynn Zhang Professor of Economics, has been elected a new member of The American Finance Association’s Society of Fellows. Fellows are recognized for making a distinguished contribution to the field of finance. Click here for more information.
Professor Kenneth J. Arrow (1921 – 2017) It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Professor Kenneth J. Arrow on Tuesday, February 21. He was 95. Kenneth Arrow, the Joan Kenney Professor of Economics and Professor of Operations Research at Stanford University, was awarded the Nobel Prize
On November 18, 2016, Columbia’s Fed Challenge Team earned 2nd place out of 41 teams competing in the annual College Fed Challenge sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The Columbia team presented an analysis of US economic conditions and forecasts, made a monetary policy recommendation, and answered difficult