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Obituary: Fredric Raines, associate professor emeritus, 86

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Fredric Raines, associate professor emeritus of economics in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in St. Louis. He was 86.

Andrea Flores wins Charles Leven Memorial Prize

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Congratulations to The Charles Leven Memorial Prize winner, Andrea Flores!

BBQ & Byes 2019

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Sending off the Department of Economics' Undergraduate Class of 2019.

Society for Economic Dynamics

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The Department of Economics, along with the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, hosted the annual meeting of the Society for Economic Dynamics (SED) in June.

Steve Fazzari awarded the Arts & Sciences Faculty Leadership Award

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The Distinguished Faculty Leadership Award in Arts & Sciences is awarded to an outstanding faculty member in recognition of exceptional service to the University. The award was established in 2014 by Dean Barbara Schaal.

Why Aren't More Women Studying Economics?

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Did you know that only 35 percent of undergraduate economics majors are women? Join the Federal Reserve Bank at the Second Annual Women in Economics Symposium to discuss this important topic.

2018-2019 Job Market Candidates

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Meet graduate students from the Department of Economics who have entered the job market this year.

Recent Departmental Promotions

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Congratulations to our recently promoted faculty! They are: Gaetano Antinolfi, Brian Rogers, Jonathan Weinstein, Sudeshna Bandyopadhyay, and Maria Canon.

Buera installed as the Sam B. Cook Professor in Economics

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Professor Buera works in macroeconomics with a focus on macroeconomic development. Read about the installation ceremony and Buera's work in the Record.

The Charles Leven Memorial Prize Winner

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Congratulations to The Charles Leven Memorial Prize winner, Kelvin Yuen for his paper, “Inefficient Unemployment and Bargaining Friction”!

2018 James E. McLeod Honors - Ralph Bunche Scholars

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Congratulations to two students with majors in various concentrations of Business and Economics who will be recognized at the annual James E. McLeod Honors and Awards Ceremony as 2018 Ralph Bunche Scholars.

Yongseok Shin has been promoted to full professor, effective July

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Congratulations, Professor Shin!