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Princeton Students Visit Washington
April 30, 2024

On Monday, Apr 29, 2024 twenty-five JRCPPF undergraduates traveled to Washington, D.C., to meet with a host of Princeton alumni and learn about the range of economic and finance policy careers in the Federal government and the public sector.

Africa Policy Network Inaugural Symposium
April 23, 2024

Africa Policy Network student group hosts inclusive growth symposium in Washington, D.C.

Ernest Liu awarded NSF CAREER Award to study economic networks
April 15, 2024

Congratulations to JRCPPF faculty affiliate Ernest Liu, assistant professor of economics, for being selected as a recipient of an NSF CAREER Award to support. This funding will support his research on how…

Atif Mian on Breaking the Debt Supercycle
March 11, 2024

Read Atif Mian's essay in the March 2024 issue of the IMF's Finance & Development featuring notable economists on how economics should change

Scholars of Finance Tri-State Summit
Feb. 12, 2024

In early February, over 70 students from nine universities attended the Scholars of Finance Tri-State Summit at Princeton University. This event was hosted and planned by the Princeton chapter of Scholars of Finance, a national nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire character and integrity in the finance leaders of tomorrow.

New Book on the IMF and the European Debt Crisis
Feb. 5, 2024

A new volume by JRCPPF faculty affiliate Harold James surveys the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) attempts to support European economies in the aftermath of the global finanical crisis. 

Brunnermeier Adresses American Finance Association
Jan. 17, 2024

On January 5th, thousands of economists gathered in San Antonio, Texas for the annual meetings of the American Finance Association (AFA). The AFA meetings provide members of the field with the opportunity to present research and collaborate with colleagues from across the country. 

On the second day of the meetings, AFA…

Faculty Books On "Best of" List for 2023
Jan. 5, 2024
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Two books by JRCPPF faculty members Harold James and Markus Brunnermeier were included on the Financial Times' list of Best Books of 2023 - Economics.

In Seven Crashes: The Economic Crises That…

Top Junior Prize for JRCPPF Associate Gloria Wang
Dec. 22, 2023
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Princeton junior Gloria Wang '25, a long-time JRCPPF student associate, was awarded 1st place by the Economics Department for her junior independent work. Wang's junior paper is titled “The Effect of Marijuana Decriminalization on Opioid Prescribing Rates.”

“It was incredibly rewarding to see how a simple research question could be…

Money in Motion: JRCPPF Undergraduates Visit the Philly Fed
Dec. 15, 2023
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On December 11, eighteen JRCPPF undergraduate associates visited the Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank (FRB), a cornerstone of the nation's economic landscape. The visit, led by JRCPPF associate director Pallavi Nuka, offered students a unique opportunity to witness economic principles in action and understand their real-world applications.