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Prof. Jingyi Huang
Prof. Jingyi Huang Wins Allan Nevins Prize in American Economic History

October 19, 2022

We are pleased to announce that Professor Jingyi Huang has been awarded the Allan Nevins Prize in American Economic History. This prestigious and competitive award is given annually by the Economic History Association on behalf of Columbia University Press for the best dissertation in U.S. or Canadian economic history completed during the previous year.  As noted by a related announcement “…is a notable recognition of Huang’s work and puts her on the path of major contribution to the field for years to come.”

Economics Department Blog

October 19, 2022

We are pleased to announce that Professor Jingyi Huang has been awarded the Allan Nevins Prize in American Economic History. This prestigious and competitive award is given annually by the Economic History Association on behalf of Columbia University Press for the best dissertation in U.S. or Canadian economic history completed during the previous year.  As noted […]

October 18, 2022

The yearly MEET THE MAJOR event, hosted by the Undergraduate Departmental Representatives (UDRs), provided students with the opportunity to learn more about the economics major. The event was useful for first years and sophomores who have not yet declared their major, and would like to better understand the requirements, expectations, and experiences of a Brandeis […]

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