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Rouse to host conversation with Anthony Jack Sept 30 at 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
Sept. 1, 2020

Join Cecilia Rouse, Dean of the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs and the Katzman-Ernst Professor in Economics and Education, and    Anthony Jack, Assistant Professor of Education at Harvard University and author of The Privileged Poor (Harvard UP, 2020) in conversation.

Two papers by Mas accepted by AER and ARE
July 30, 2020

"Sources of Displaced Workers’ Long-Term Earnings Losses" in the American Economic Review and "Alternative Work Arrangements" in the Annual Review of Economics.

Boustan's paper is published in the July 2020 issue of the Journal of Urban Economics
July 29, 2020

"The effect of natural disasters on economic activity in US counties: A century of data" -- Leah Platt Boustan, Matthew E. Kahn, Paul W. Rhode, Maria Lucia Yanguas.

Video of Derenoncourt's research included in AEA project
July 6, 2020

See Ellora Derenoncourt's paper "Can We Reduce Inequality by Moving People to Better Neighborhoods?" as an animated video by Econimate. Derenononcourt was a postdoctoral research associate in the section during the 2019-2020 academic year.