NEWS AND IDEAS
Friday, Jan 27, 2017
JRCPPF’s Post-Doctoral Research Associate Giorgia Barboni traveled to Cotonou, Benin, to teach a workshop on “Financial Services in Less Developed Countries” at the Summer Institute for Economic Research (SIER) held at the African School of Economics (ASE). SIER was launched in 2015 with the goal of contributing to the establishment of networks of collaborative, multidisciplinary research and policy engagement involving African academics and policy makers.
Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017
Just before the end of 2016, the Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance moved to its permanent home on the second floor of the Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building, 20 Washington Road. This move brings together the Center's Director, Post-Doctoral Fellows, Research Specialists and Staff that were previously located in separate buildings.
Friday, Jan 6, 2017
Foreclosure laws vary by state and can be divided between those that require lenders to sue borrowers in court before they can sell the foreclosed property—known as judicial foreclosure—and those that don’t.
Friday, Dec 16, 2016
The Economist and The Financial Times recognized "The Euro and the Battle of Ideas" as one of the Best Books of 2016. JRCPPF congratulates the authors, Markus Brunnermeier, founding Director of JRCPPF, Harold James, member of JRCPPF's Executive Committee and Jean-Pierre Landau former Visitor to JRCPPF for this achievement.