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Encouraging innovation

January 16, 2019
What effect do patents have on the potential for a technology to be used in future product development?
Research Highlight

Boys' club

January 14, 2019
An elite education can propel someone into a top corporate job...if they are a wealthy man.
AEA in the news

Media coverage of 2019 Annual Meeting

January 11, 2019
Gender in economics, Federal Reserve policy, and other issues received widespread coverage in the mainstream press.
Research Highlight

2018 in Research Highlights

December 26, 2018
Economists tackled gender issues, education, globalization, and more.