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Second Annual Finance Interview Prep Workshop
Feb. 3, 2023

On Thursday and Friday, January 26 and 27, the Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance and the Bendheim Center for Finance hosted the Finance Interview Prep Workshop, led by Wall Street Prep. This workshop was geared towards students–mostly juniors and sophomores–interested in careers in finance and investment banking. …

What is a hedge fund?
Jan. 30, 2023

For the twelfth year, JRCPPF hosted the annual short course, Financial Markets for Public Policy Professionals, helping aspiring policymakers make sense of finance.

Students Advance to Stock Pitch Final
Jan. 29, 2023

During winter break, four Princeton undergrads, including our JRCPPF student associate leaders developed and presented an investment thesis in the preliminary rounds of the University of Georgia’s Stock Pitch Competition. Their pitch has advanced to the final round, which will take place on Friday, February 17, 2023. Congratulations to Shirley…

Kanishkh Kanodia Named Schwarzman Scholar
Dec. 22, 2022

JRCPPF undergraduate associate Kanishkh Kanodia has been named a 2023 Schwarzman Scholar, along with 4 other Princeton seniors. The Schwarzman Scholarship covers the cost of graduate study and living toward a one-year master’s program at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

50 Years of Index Investing
Nov. 28, 2022

Why do we still have stockbrokers?

Princeton Tops 2022 College Fed Challenge
Nov. 23, 2022

This year’s team is the first Princeton team to win the annual competition!

A Monetary and Fiscal History of the United States, 1961-2021
Oct. 28, 2022

Alan Blinder's overview of the last 60 years of U.S. monetary and fiscal history...

Is the world economy in a debt trap?
Oct. 6, 2022

A recent special report in The Economist cites work by JRCPPF director Atif Mian, Ludwig Straub, and Amir Sufi on the “savings glut of the rich”.

Streets of Gold - book talk with Leah Boustan
Sept. 28, 2022

Immigration is one of the most fraught, and possibly most misunderstood, topics in American social discourse. But in most cases, the things we believe about immigration are based largely on myth, not facts. In this new book,

IO Rising Star Paper Prize Awarded to Macrofinance Lab Student
Aug. 29, 2022

Macrofinance Lab member Kwok-Hao Lee and Leon Musloff *22 awarded the 2022 Rising Star Paper Prize by the International Industrial Organization Conference.