The Economic History Association has appointed Bill Collins as the next editor of the Journal of Economic History. His term begins in 2016.
Eugene Vorobeychik (Engineering) and Myrna Wooders (Economics) have been awarded a grant for $442,051 for the next three years in support their research project, "Theory and Application of Mechanism Design for Team Formation." This project addresses questions of design of mechanisms for efficient team formation from the perspectives of computer science, microeconomics, experimental economics, and game theory. The grant is sponsored by the Division of Information and Intelligent Systems of the NSF.
Peter Savelyev is awarded with a solo-PI $260,464 NSF grant for the next three years of his research
The Department of Economics is pleased to welcome Hojat Ghandi as a new Senior Lecturer to the faculty at the start of the 2015-2016 academic year.
The Department of Economics is pleased to welcome Timothy Larsen as a new Lecturer to the faculty at the start of the 2015-2016 academic year.