Sometimes foundations should invest in the unethical companies they’re trying to undercut.
Best Practices for Improving the Professional Climate in Economics: Your Feedback Requested
As part of the AEA’s efforts to improve the professional climate in economics, the AEA Executive Committee in May 2019 charged a new task force with developing guidelines for best practices for economists in areas such as the conduct of research, serving as colleagues, teaching and mentoring students, and leading academic departments and other workplaces.
The draft guidelines can be found here. Click on each of the main categories to see further information and to provide feedback.
Congratulations to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, and Michael Kremer on Being Awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences
AER editor Duflo, youngest ever to receive the award, lauded with Banerjee and Kremer for transforming developmental economics.