News & Events
Professor Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan and Professor Eunhee Lee hosted the First Women in International Economics (WIE) Conference as a virtual event, jointly with early-career female economists from other institutions, Nitya Pandalai-Nayar (UT Austin), Meredith Startz (Dartmouth), and Woan Foong Wong (U Oregon).
UMD Alumni Cody Tuttle Awarded 2020 APPAM Best PhD Dissertation for "Government Responses to Crime and Racial Inequality."
The Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) seeks to recognize emergent scholars in the field by presenting an award for the best PhD dissertation in public policy and management.
As the COVID-19 crisis has progressed, work sharing as an alternative to layoffs has received renewed interest. Professor Katharine Abraham has long been an advocate of work sharing as a sensible response to cyclical downturns.
Dr. Mathur, a 2005 graduate of our Ph.D. program has been named to the White House Council of Economic Advisers.