Department Notes & Announcements
Join us for the Biennial Endowed Milliman Lecture
Professor and Chair of the Stanford University Department of Economics Dr. Jonathan Levin will present "Can Healthcare Competition Work?" in his address on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. Click the link for more information and to register for this free event.
Department Welcomes New Faculty
The Department is delighted to announce that five new faculty members have been hired and will join us this autumn. Yanqin Fan and Quan Wen of Vanderbilt University and Fabio Ghironi of Boston College will join the faculty as tenured full professors, while Xu Tan of Stanford University and Ji Hyung Lee of Yale University will join the faculty as tenure-track assistant professors.
Economics Alumni: Update Your Contact Information
Help the department and the UW keep our records current by telling us about any updates to your name, contact, or employment information. This form can be used by any UW graduate, friend, or donor.
Invest in Economics
If you attended the UW, you may want to give back to the place that fostered your education and growth. Whether or not you are an alum, maybe you want to help create new opportunities for the next generation of students. Whatever your reason, your gift of any size is helping to make a difference in the world. Click on the link to explore funds that support Economics students, faculty, programs, and research.
Show Your Colors with Econ Apparel
Wear your Economics pride and support undergraduate scholarships at the same time. Econ logo apparel is available for purchase in the Economics Department office in Savery 305.
Seminars & Events
Tuesday, May 21, 2013:
Final exam - Daeyong Lee, 1:30 PM -
Wednesday, May 22, 2013:
Allen Chen - Size-selective harvest of a structured biomass with heterogeneous growth, 11:30 AM -
Savery 410 (Brownbag)
Thursday, May 23, 2013:
3rd Annual Milliman Lecture, 7:00 PM -
Walker-Ames Room, Kane Hall 225
Friday, May 24, 2013:
Jon Levin - The Design of the US Incentive Auctions for Radio Spectrum, 2:00 PM -
Savery 410 (Host: Jacques Lawarree)
Tuesday, May 28, 2013:
Clark Lundberg - TBA, 11:30 AM -
Savery 410 (Brownbag)
Wednesday, May 29, 2013:
Alex Henke - TBA, 11:30 AM -
Savery Hall 410 (Brownbag)
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