Awards & Appointments
SIEPR Prize winner Lawrence H. Summers on his approach to economics: “Strong convictions weakly held”
The former Treasury Secretary, director of the White House National Economic Council, and Chief Economist of the World Bank was recognized for his contributions to economic policy.
March 21, 2023
Lawrence H. Summers, a force in economic policy for more than 40 years, awarded the 2023 SIEPR Prize
The former Treasury Secretary, director of the White House National Economic Council, and Chief Economist of the World Bank has for decades been helping to guide economic policy.
February 27, 2023
Matthew Jackson named an AAAS Fellow
SIEPR Senior Fellow Matthew Jackson, a pioneer in the study of networks, has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
February 03, 2023
Petra Persson receives NSF CAREER Award
SIEPR Faculty Fellow Petra Persson is one of 14 Stanford faculty to receive a NSF CAREER Award in 2022.
January 10, 2023
Amid COVID-19’s fallout, SIEPR Prize winner Ben Bernanke discusses how monetary policy has evolved
The former Fed chair was recognized for his contributions to economic policy.
September 24, 2022
Ben Bernanke, who led the Fed through economic turmoil, receives 2022 SIEPR Prize
The prize is awarded every other year to those who have made substantial contributions to economic policy.
August 23, 2022
SIEPR Senior Fellow Matteo Maggiori wins Bernácer Prize
Stanford finance professor Matteo Maggiori is recognized for “influential research.”
August 08, 2022
SIEPR’s Neale Mahoney joins Biden White House
SIEPR Senior Fellow Neale Mahoney has joined the Biden White House as a special policy adviser.
July 28, 2022
Pioneering tech economist Susan Athey joins federal antitrust team
SIEPR Senior Fellow Susan Athey has been tapped to serve as chief economist of the antitrust division at the U.S. Department of Justice.
July 07, 2022
Colleen Honigsberg appointed to SEC Investor Advisory Committee
SIEPR Faculty Fellow Colleen Honigsberg is tapped for an advisory role for the Securities and Exchange Commission.
June 07, 2022
Gentzkow, Imbens elected to National Academy of Sciences
SIEPR’s Matthew Gentzkow and Guido Imbens are among eight Stanford faculty newly elected to the National Academy of Sciences.
May 17, 2022
Jacob Goldin receives NIHCM Award for his research on health insurance and mortality
Jacob Goldin, a professor of law and SIEPR faculty fellow, receives the 2022 National Institute for Health Care Management Research Award.
May 03, 2022
Matteo Maggiori named Carnegie Fellow
Maggiori, an expert in international macroeconomics and finance, is a professor at Stanford Graduate School of Business and co-founder of The Global Capital Allocation Project.
April 26, 2022
Nicholas Bloom awarded Guggenheim Fellowship
Economist Nicholas Bloom, a SIEPR senior fellow, wins prestigious fellowship for his ongoing research on the work-from-home evolution, management practices and uncertainty.
April 21, 2022
Stanford’s Daniel Ho appointed to the Biden administration’s National Artificial Intelligence Advisory Committee
Daniel Ho will advise on national AI policies — from competitiveness to workforce implications and societal impacts.
April 21, 2022
Matthew Jackson receives Frontiers of Knowledge Award
SIEPR Senior Fellow Matthew Jackson is recognized for his pioneering work on the essential role of networks in society.
March 21, 2022
Adrien Auclert named a 2022 Sloan Research Fellow
SIEPR Faculty Fellow Adrien Auclert is among five Stanford faculty members who have been named 2022 Sloan Research Fellows.
February 15, 2022
Stanford economist Muriel Niederle receives Oskar Morgenstern Medal
Stanford economist receives Oskar Morgenstern Medal
October 29, 2021
“He’s just a normal dude”: SIEPR colleagues celebrate Nobel winner Guido Imbens
SIEPR Senior Fellow Guido Imbens gets a round of congratulatory greetings from Stanford colleagues for his Nobel win.
October 11, 2021
SIEPR Senior Fellow Guido Imbens wins Nobel in economic sciences
Imbens and his co-winners were awarded the prize for their methodological contributions to the analysis of causal relationships.
October 11, 2021
Athey, Hoxby named to American Economic Association leadership
Two SIEPR senior fellows will serve executive posts at the AEA in 2022 — Susan Athey has been named president-elect, and Caroline Hoxby, co-vice president.
October 05, 2021
Jonathan Levin to advise Biden
Jonathan Levin has been tapped to join the White House advisory panel on science and technology.
September 30, 2021
Williams, Mahoney win 2021 ASHEcon Medal
Senior fellows Heidi Williams and Neale Mahoney share this year’s award that recognizes young researchers who have made significant contributions to the field of health economics.
July 06, 2021
Maya Rossin-Slater wins Faculty Women’s Forum Award
Health economist and SIEPR senior fellow Maya Rossin-Slater is honored for outstanding work in supporting women at Stanford.
June 14, 2021
SIEPR’s Gopi Shah Goda to serve in Washington
Goda, a senior fellow and deputy director of SIEPR, will serve as a senior economist as part of President Biden’s Council of Economic Advisers.
June 10, 2021
Duggan reappointed as SIEPR director
Duggan’s second five-year term, announced by Stanford’s Vice Provost and Dean of Research Kathryn Moler, begins Sept. 1, 2020.
June 08, 2020