News & Announcements Archive

Professor Papageorge featured on an Atlantic Monthly podcast

Professor Papageorge featured on an Atlantic Monthly podcast

Broadus Mitchell Associate Professor Nick Papageorge was interviewed by The Atlantic about a paper examining protest behavior (co-authored with several faculty members in various departments and universities along with former […]

Ying Chen is the new Vice Dean for Graduate Education

Ying Chen is the new Vice Dean for Graduate Education

Ying Chen, Associate Professor of Economics, has been appointed the Vice Dean for Graduate Education at the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, effective July 1, 2024. Professor Chen is […]

2024 JHU Department of Economics Newsletter

2024 JHU Department of Economics Newsletter

It was another busy year for the Economics Department, with faculty and graduate student research activities, research conferences, seminars, and graduate student awards. Click here to access the 2024 Newsletter.

Professor Robert Moffitt named an AAAS Fellow

Professor Robert Moffitt named an AAAS Fellow

Robert A. Moffitt, Krieger-Eisenhower Professor of Economics with a joint appointment at the Bloomberg School of Public Health, was elected fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, […]

Professor Rebucci was featured in WalletHub

Professor Rebucci was featured in WalletHub

Alessandro Rebucci, Professor of Finance and Economics at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School with a joint appointment in the Economics Department, was featured in WalletHub’s recent article about Debt […]

Congratulations to our job market candidates!

Congratulations to our job market candidates!

Congratulations to all our job market candidates who successfully completed their job market process. Our job market candidates and previous years’ placements can be found on this link.

Job Market Candidate Aniruddha Ghosh’s paper accepted at Journal of Economic Theory

Job Market Candidate Aniruddha Ghosh’s paper accepted at Journal of Economic Theory

Aniruddha Ghosh, a graduate student in the department, recently published a paper at Journal of Economic Theory. The paper titled, “On the Existence of Berk-Nash Equilibria in Misspecified Markov Decision […]

Francesco Bianchi is the new Chair of the Economics Department

Francesco Bianchi is the new Chair of the Economics Department

Francesco Bianchi, the Louis J. Maccini Professor in the Economics Department, has been appointed the Chair of the Department of Economics, effective January 16, 2024. Professor Bianchi is a renowned […]

E.P.I.C. Event on Structural Analysis of Xenophobia

E.P.I.C. Event on Structural Analysis of Xenophobia

The Economic Policy Issues Colloquium (E.P.I.C.) held an event titled “Structural Analysis of Xenophobia” on December 1. Yujung Hwang, Assistant Professor of Economics at Johns Hopkins University, made a presentation […]

Yingyao Hu will be the Vice Dean for Social Sciences

Yingyao Hu will be the Vice Dean for Social Sciences

Yingyao Hu, Krieger-Eisenhower Professor of Economics and Department Chair, will become the Vice Dean for Social Sciences at the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences on January 1, 2024. Professor Hu has been a faculty member in the department […]