Caroline Hoxby is the Scott and Donya Bommer Professor in Economics at Stanford University and is one of the world's leading scholars in the Economics of Education. The American Economic Association (AEA) is guided by the mission described in its
The Society for Institutional and Organizational Economics' biannual award is given to researchers who made significant academic contributions to institutional and organizational economics.
A new paper, "Medical Debt in the US, 2009-2020" finds the average medical debt to be highest among those living in the South and in lower-income communities.
The ASHEcon Medal is the biennial award for economists age 40 or under who have made the most significant contributions to the health economics field.
SIEPR Director Mark Duggan writes in The Hill that the Congressional Budget Office forecasts Social Security will run a deficit of $120 billion this year and if policymakers do not act soon, Social Security will be fully depleted by 2032. Read more.
Environmental and Resource Economics Professor, Lawrence Goulder writes in The Hill that "a carbon tax is inherently progressive, narrowing the income gap between rich and poor households. Beyond that, we find that it can potentially raise real