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SIEPR Spotlights

Alvin Roth, 2012 Economics Nobel Prize recipient, gives a keynote speech on school choice at the Twenty-Seventh Annual Summer Economic Institute for Teachers at SIEPR.

Upcoming Events

Events are by invitation only
August 27-28, 2014
Conference on Economic Demography and Urbanization
Beijing, China
Agenda    8/27     8/28
September 30, 2014

Does Financial Education Promote Financial Competence?
SIEPR Associates Meeting with Douglas Bernheim.
October 9-10, 2014

Living Longer Conference with John Shoven


News & Views

Jewish émigrés who fled Nazi Germany revolutionized U.S. science and technology, Stanford economist says. Highlights research of Petra Moser, Assistant Professor of Economics and SIEPR Faculty Fellow. Stanford Report, August 11, 2014
European immigrants to America in early 20th century assimilated successfully, Stanford economist says. Featuress study of Ran Abramitzky, Associate Professor of Economics and SIEPR Researcher. Stanford Report, August 7, 2014
Why Do Other Rich Nations Spend So Much Less on Healthcare? By Victor Fuchs, Professor Emeritus of Economics and of Health Research and Policy and SIEPR Senior Fellow. The Atlantic, July 23, 2014

SIEPR Highlights

Student of the Month - Fernando Zavala

Fernando is a 29-year-old Chilean industrial engineer currently in his third year of the MBA/MPP joint degree at Stanford. On campus, Fernando is on the leadership team for the Chilean Student Association and is a member of the Latin American Student Association.

Paul Oyer, the Fred H. Merrill Professor of Economics at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, shares his thoughts about the Economics of Finding the Right Match: Jobs, Schools, and Relationships.