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Stanford Economics' Melaine Morten is awarded a $70,000 research fellowship from Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, a recognition as one of the most promising scientific researchers today. 126 early-career scholars are awarded the 2019 Sloan Research Followships, and eight recipients are economists.
Feb 7 2019 | PBS News Hour | Posted In: Faculty, In the Press
PBS News Hour talked to Al Roth about how one altruistic kidney donor can initiate a long chain of kidney transplants that helps many patients.
Feb 1 2019 | Stanford Daily
With the Department of Economics' new STEM designation, international students in Economics are now eligible for the 24-month STEM OPT extension which allows them more time for job transitions and career consideration.
Jan 7 2019 | Posted In: Awards, Faculty, In the Press
As a recipient of the 15th Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Fuhito Kojima is recognized as a young researcher who has the potential to become a leader in scientific research in Japan.
Sep 18 2018 | SIEPR | Posted In: Faculty, In the Press
Matthew Gentzkow's study, one of the first of its kind and published less than two months before the 2018 midterm elections, examines the effectiveness of Facebook's efforts in controlling the spread of fake news.