Alumni Resources

This page contains resources to help our more than 12,000 economics alumni stay connected with the Department. We'd love for you to keep in touch and to share your stories with us. 

The Littauer Letter is the annual Harvard Economics Alumni (HEA) newsletter.

Connect with fellow alumni and join in discussions through our LinkedIn group. To join, please send a request from the LinkedIn page.

Questions?  Comments?  Want to tell us about the work you're doing or spotlight a fellow alumnus? You can reach us at

Due to COVID-19, Economics Reunion Receptions & Faculty Discussions are cancelled until further notice.  We look forward to creating virtual ways to connect with you and will be in touch soon.

Previous Receptions

June 1, 2019, "Growth, Inequality, and the Rise of Populism," with Professor Jason Furman.

October 13, 2018, "More Restrictions, More Deaths?  A Discussion of Opiod Deaths," with Professor Jeffrey Miron.

May 26, 2018, "Macroeconomic Policy Challenges," with Professor Karen Dynan PhD '92.  

October 14, 2017, "Using Behavioral Economics to Improve Water Quality in Developing Countries," with Professor Michael Kremer.

May 27, 2017, "The Economics of Drug Legalization," with Professor Jeffrey A. Miron.

October 15, 2016, "The World Economy: Growth or Stagnation?" with Professor Dale W. Jorgenson AM '57, PhD ' 59. 
Video and Slides


Support Our Mission

We are so grateful for our alumni, and we appreciate you considering making a donation to the Harvard Economics Department. Your contribution will help support the students, faculty, and broader mission of the Department, as we seek to transform the world with economic science.