Department News and Announcements Archive


Congratulations to our job market candidates with their placements!

Congratulations to Derin Aksit, Lalit Contractor, Prerna Rakheja, Pavel Solis and Shiqi Wang, who all successfully finished their job market process! Derin Aksit – Senior Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Boston Lalit Contractor – […]


Unlocking the Potential of Baltimore and Other Cities

Bloomberg Distinguished Professor Matthew Kahn and Mac McComas of the 21st Century Cities Initiative discuss the decline of post-industrial cities and what can be done to reinvigorate their economies and communities.


Economics Hiring Full-time Lecturer

The Department of Economics at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland invites applications for a full-time position as Lecturer. The primary duties of the position will be teaching undergraduate courses […]


Nothing to Fear but Fearmongering Itself

Nothing to Fear but Fearmongering Itself
Read a detailed piece on recent research from Filipe Campante, Bloomberg Distinguished Associate Professor of International Economics, in the fall issue of Arts & Sciences Magazine. He and two co-authors offered insight into […]


How Christopher Carroll’s Research Informed the CARES Act

How Christopher Carroll’s Research Informed the CARES Act
Economics professor Christopher Carroll was featured in the fall 2020 Arts & Sciences Magazine for his macroeconomic model and resulting dashboard that helps predict how the average consumer would respond […]


Professor Quah becomes an Econometric Society Fellow

Professor Quah becomes an Econometric Society Fellow
Congratulations to Professor John Quah for being chosen as an Econometric Society 2020 Fellow. The Econometric Society is an international society of academic economists for the advancement of economic theory in […]