News and Events

Events

Meet the Majors

October 21, 2021

6:30–8:00 p.m.
World Court, IBS Building

Thinking about an Economics major? Join us for the Economics Department Meet the Majors event!

For all majors and non-majors — come by to learn more about the Economics Program and speak with our faculty, other majors and UDRs!

Enjoy some Bubble Tea while you chat!

Department News

Economics Department Blog

June 29, 2022

Professor Raphael Schoenle ‘s work on inflation was recently cited in an Economist article titled “People’s inflation expectations are rising—and will be hard to bring down”: https://www.economist.com/finance-and-economics/2022/06/19/peoples-inflation-expectations-are-rising-and-will-be-hard-to-bring-down  

May 18, 2022

The Economist featured Prof.  Raphael Schoenle’s work on inflation expectations in a recent article: https://www.economist.com/finance-and-economics/even-outside-america-inflation-is-starting-to-look-entrenched/218092

April 11, 2022

Economics Professor Raphael Schoenle developed a new, high-frequency measure of inflation expectations with the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Morning Consult. The measure is published weekly on Mondays, and can be found at the following link: https://cebra.org/programs/idd/indirect-consumer-inflation-expectations/ The following Cleveland Fed commentary contains more details about how the measure is constructed: Cleveland Fed Commentary […]

November 23, 2021

As part of the Brandeis Alumni Weekend in June 2021, Inspector General at the Department of Justice Michael Horowitz ’84 and eminent Washington Post journalist Bob Woodward took part in a Zoom forum entitled Transparency, Oversight, and Accountability in the Post-Watergate Era: What Does the Truth Accomplish?  Moderated by Professor Maura Jane Farrelly, American Studies, […]