The Department of Economics proudly affirms that Black Lives Matter.
Stanford style. With cutting-edge research and a unique culture of collaboration.
Learn more. Get started.
Well done Matthew on receiving the distinguished Jean-Jacques Laffont Prize awarded by the Toulouse School of Economics.
SIEPR Senior Fellow Matthew Gentzkow finds that social distancing clearly saves lives. And most social distancing early in the pandemic happened whether or not areas had mandated lockdowns.
Congratulations to Martin and Heidi! They are two of the 46 new 2020 fellows elected to the Econometric Society, a learned society devoted to the advancement of economics by using mathematical and statistical methods.
Stanford economists, Matthew Gentzkow and Susan Athey, using GPS data to analyze people’s movements, found that in most U.S. metropolitan areas, people’s day-to-day experiences are less segregated than traditional measures would suggest.
Seminars and Events
DateMonday | 1:00 pm
Speaker: Roland Pongou - University of Ottawa
DateTuesday | 12:00 pm
Speaker: Ariel Pakes - Harvard University
DateFriday | 11:30 am