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Racine, Jeff (McMaster University)
Rahman , Ahmed S.(United States Naval Academy)
Rajan, Raghuram (University of Chicago)
Ramey, Garey (University of California, San Diego)
Ramey, Valerie (University of California, San Diego)
Ranaldo, Angelo (Swiss National Bank)
Ranciere, Romain (International Monetary Fund)
Rangel, Antonio (California Institute of Technology)
Ranjan, Priya (University of California, Irvine)
Razin, Assaf (Tel Aviv University and Cornell University)
Rebeck, Kenneth (St. Cloud State University)
Redding, Stephen (London School of Economics)
Reifschneider, David (Federal Reserve Board)
Reinhart, Carmen (University of Maryland and NBER)
Reinke, Robert (South Dakota Council on Economic Education, University of South Dakota)
Reinsdorf, Marshall (Bureau of Economic Analysis)
Reis, Ricardo (Princeton University)
Restrepo, Jorge Alberto (Royal Holloway College, University of London)
Reuben, Ernesto (Northwestern University)
Reutskaja, Elena (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
Rey, Helene (Princeton University)
Reyes, Javier (University of Arkansas-Fayetteville)
Reynard, Samuel (Swiss National Bank)
Rick, Scott (Carnegie Mellon University)
Riddick, Leigh (American University)
Ridgeway, Greg (RAND Corporation)
Riedl, Arno (Maastricht University)
Ring, David W.(State University of New York-Oneonta)
Rios-Rull, Jose-Victor (University of Pennsylvania)
Ritschl, Albrecht (Humboldt-University of Berlin)
Rivkin, Steven (Amherst College)
Rizzo, John (SUNY Stony Brook Economics Department)
Robbins, Donald (University of Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia)
Roberds, William (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta)
Roberson, Brian (Miami University)
Roberts, Bee-Yan (Pennsylvania State University)
Roberts, Helen (University of Illinois-Chicago)
Roberts, Mark (The Pennsylvania State University)
Robinson, David (Duke University)
Robinson, Jonathan (UCSC)
Rocha , Romero (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro)
Rock, Charles P.(Rollins College)
Rodgers, Yana (Rutgers University)
Rodgers III, William M.(Rutgers University)
Rodriguez-Clare, Andres (Pennsylvania State University)
Rodrik, Dani (Harvard University)
Roell, Ailsa (Columbia University)
Rogoff, Kenneth (Harvard University)
Rogoff, Kenneth (Harvard University and NBER)
Rolf, Karen (University of Nebraska)
Romer, Christina D.(University of California-Berkeley)
Romer, David H.(University of California-Berkeley)
Rose, Andrew (University of California, Berkeley)
Rosenzweig, Mark (Yale University)
Rosenzweig, Mark (Yale University and NBER)
Ross, Stephen L.(University of Connecticut)
Rossi-Hansberg, Esteban (Princeton University)
Roth, Al (Harvard University)
Rothschild, Casey (Middlebury College)
Rouse, Cecilia (Princeton University)
Rousseau, Peter (Vanderbilt University)
Rousseau, Peter (Vanderbilt University and NBER)
Roux, Sebastien (Institut National de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques)
Rowthorn, Robert (University of Cambridge)
Roy, Joydeep (Georgetown University and Economic Policy Institute)
Rubio-Ramirez, Juan (Duke University)
Ruffino, Doriana (Boston University)
Ruiz, Edison (University of Antioquia, Colombia)
Rupp, Nick (East Carolina University)
Rutstrom, Elisabet (University of Central Florida)

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July 2014 AEJ: Applied

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June 2014 JEL

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In the News:

University of Chicago economics professor, Matthew Gentzkow, who is the AEA's 2014 John Bates Clark Medal recipient, discusses the future of economics, the state of the media ecosphere, and virtues of "data hustle" in this interview from Quartz.

A recent article in The Economist examines higher education endowments and university behaviors including new research presented in a paper from the latest edition of the American Economic Review.

"For economists, the tradition of keeping mum—at least as a national organization—is long and proud. 'The association as such will take no partisan attitude, nor will it commit its members to any position on practical economic questions,' the economic association states on its website. Those policies, says its president, William D. Nordhaus, a professor at Yale University, by email, 'have served it well through hot and cold wars.'"

"Not only do economists vary widely in their opinions of economic policy, he notes, but many have participated in helping shape such policies. Putting forth statements on political issues would be 'unnecessary, polarizing, controversy-stoking, and a distraction from the real and important work of economic research and education,' he says. (Mr. Nordhaus was, of course, speaking for himself and not the association.)"

Read the whole story in the The Chronicle of Higher Education (subscribers only).

From ASSA 2014: The Wall Street Journal reports on the AEA's CSWEP committee's efforts in mentoring early-career female economists and the program's expanding influence on similar programs being developed overseas. Read the full article here.

The Chronicle of Higher Education just published "Cool Head on Global Warming," an in-depth look at the new book by 2014 AEA President, William Nordhaus entitled, "The Climate Casino: Risk, Uncertainty and Economics for a Warming World" (Yale University Press).

The Atlantic Cities provides a thorough examination of Clifford Winston's (Brooking Institution) research, "On The Performance of the U.S. Transportation System: Caution Ahead," from the latest edition of the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL).

Upcoming research by Yang Wang, a health economist at Lafayette College, indicates that some smokers believe age, race, and parental longevity influence their life expectancy more than smoking does. Access the news brief here, or the forthcoming article from the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.

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