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Congratulations to Faculty Advisor Scott Kominers for Winning a Star Family Prize for Excellence in Advising!

Congratulations to Faculty Advisor Scott Kominers for Winning a Star Family Prize for Excellence in Advising!

April 14, 2016

"I always try to help my students become themselves – their true selves, their maximal selves, the most awesome versions of themselves they can possibly be." - Scott Kominers, Junior Fellow, Harvard Society of Fellows and Lecturer, Department of Economics, and Harvard Business School

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Roland Fryer Awarded 2015 Bates Clark Medal

Harvard Econ’s own Roland G. Fryer, Jr., was named the 2015 recipient of the John Bates Clark Medal. The American Economic Association (AEA) awards the prize each year to the "American economist under the age of forty who is judged to have made the most significant contribution to economic thought and knowledge".

Fryer, 37, was awarded for his work on economics, education and racial inequality. He is the Henry Lee Professor of Economics at Harvard University, where he teaches economics classes on education and reform in America and social economics. He is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and founder and faculty director of the Education Innovation Laboratory at Harvard.

Schedule of Events

2016 May 02

EC 2162 Research in Econometrics

12:30pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Littauer M-15, North Yard
Daniel Pollmann (Harvard University) "Firm Dynamics and Returns to Data: Evidence from Consumer Search"
(work jointly with Tilman Dette)