Press Releases

 

June 4, 2018

David E. Weinstein Appointed Executive Director of the Program for Economic Research (PER)

The Department of Economics announced that David E. Weinstein had been appointed Executive Director of the Program for Economic Research (PER), succeeding Yeon-Koo Che, who served in the role for the past three years.
May 11, 2018

Michael Vincent Crapotta Named Editor-In-Chief of Columbia Economics Review

Michael Vincent Crapotta is the new editor-in-chief of the Columbia Economics Review (CER), a journal led, organized, and operated by undergraduate students at Columbia across multiple disciplines.
May 11, 2018

Media Advisory: Congratulations Michael Carlos Best, Awarded President’s Global Innovation Fund!

Michael Carlos Best of Columbia’s Department of Economics was awarded the President’s Global Innovation Fund, for a project titled Jordanian Economic Policy Research Initiative.  Professor Best’s research project will study economic policy in Jordan, with a focus on taxation and public spending.
May 2, 2018

PER Mini-course: Coalitional Games and Farsightedness

This course, taught by Professor Rajiv Vohra, will explore recent developments that incorporate farsighted behavior in coalitional games, which are designed to model rational behavior when groups have the ability to make binding agreements.
April 17, 2018

Vincent P. Crawford Will Deliver PER Distinguished Lecture

Professor Vincent P. Crawford revisits Roger Myerson and Mark Satterthwaite’s (1983; “MS”) analysis of mechanism design for bilateral trading, replacing equilibrium with a non-equilibrium “level-k” model that predicts initial responses to games, and focusing on direct mechanisms.
1022 International Affairs Building (IAB)
Mail Code 3308  
420 West 118th Street
New York, NY 10027
Ph: (212) 854-3680
Fax: (212) 854-0749
Business Hours:
Mon–Fri, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

1022 International Affairs Building (IAB)

Mail Code 3308

420 West 118th Street

New York, NY 10027

Ph: (212) 854-3680
Fax: (212) 854-0749
Business Hours:
Mon–Fri, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.