Find AEA news, announcements, research highlights, and press releases here.
Call For Papers
April 21, 2017The conference will be held in Canberra, Australia, from December 7-9, 2017
April 20, 2017In the 2017 AEJ:Policy Best Paper, the authors track thousands of lab mice to study scientific innovation
April 19, 2017How a late December baby can pay off in April
AEA in the news
April 19, 2017Bloomberg cites an article in the Journal of Economic Perspectives that examines how Germany's flexible labor contracts helped it thrive in difficult times.
April 18, 2017John Bates Clark Medalist Dave Donaldson and co-author Adam Storeygard explain how economists are using satellite data in new ways
Chart of the Week
April 17, 2017How much indirect lobbying happens when politicians retain a financial stake in private enterprise?
April 14, 2017Learn more about the papers chosen as the 2017 AEJ Best Papers
April 14, 2017View recipients of the 2017 awards, including the Clark Medalist, Distinguished Fellows, Foreign Honorary Members, and AEJ Best Paper Prizes