A UCSB Economics alumnus and two professors were quoted in a New York Times piece on racial and economic inequality.
The Department is accepting applications for the Mellichamp Chair - Mind and Machine in Entrepreneurial Economics
Professor Gary Charness was honored by Clarivate Analytics as one of the most Highly Cited Researchers in 2020.
Professor Rod Garratt published an article in Liberty Street Economics on using digital currencies to monetize privacy.
Economics PhD candidate Jeffrey Cross won the 2020 Best Paper award at the Southern California Graduate Conference in Applied Economics (SOCAE).
Professor Rod Garratt received an award for his paper, "Why Fixed Costs Matter for Proof-of-Work Based Cryptocurriencies."
Professor Shelly Lundberg will serve as Vice President of the American Economic Association.
Professor Rod Garratt published research on the rise of digital cash alternatives during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Professor Clément de Chaisemartin publishes "BCG vaccination in infancy does not protect against COVID-19. Evidence from a natural experiment in Sweden" in Clinical Infectious Diseases.
From the faculty and staff of the Department of Economics, we wish the Class of 2020 the best in their future endeavors.
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