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Economics Professor will be visiting Kyoto University

Economics Department | May 22, 2017

Professor Yun K. Kim of the Economics Department will be visiting Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.

UMass Boston’s CLA Undergraduate Research Showcase Highlights Academically Ambitious Students

Anna Fisher-Pinkert | April 27, 2017

On April 25, undergraduate students gathered in UMass Boston’s Alumni Lounge to present posters and papers.

Public Statement of the Human Rights Faculty on the US Travel Ban

Human Rights Faculty of UMass Boston | February 16, 2017

Our community comes from different parts of the world, including those covered by this travel ban.

UMass Boston Faculty Experts Hold Roundtable on President Trump’s Domestic Policy Agenda

Colleen Locke | February 02, 2017

On Wednesday, UMass Boston’s McCormack Graduate School and College of Liberal Arts hosted the first of two roundtables looking at the implications of a Donald Trump presidency.

Professor Horn’s research highlighted in the New York Times

Economics Department | January 11, 2017

On-going research by Professor of Economics Keren Horn on crime rates was highlighted in the New York Times

Six-Word Story Contest Winners Tackle Tough Subjects

Colleen Locke | December 06, 2016

Lucas Henrique, an economics major from Somerville, took the top $100 prize in the fifth annual Six-Word Story Contest sponsored by the Master’s of Fine Arts and undergraduate Creative Writing programs.

Professor Julie Nelson Will Be Speaking at the Institute for New Economic Thinking in Budapest

Economics Department | October 05, 2016

UMass Boston Professor Julie A. Nelson will speak at a plenary panel (along with Rob Johnson, Perry Mehrling, Sheila Dow, Sanjay Reddy, Mariana Mazzucato, Gustav Horn, Don Ross, and Philip Mirowski), as well as present at a session on Gender and Economics.

WGS Faculty Contributes to Welfare Reform Syllabus

Brittany Downey, Department Manager, WGS | August 22, 2016

Professor Lorna Rivera works with national campaign to promote awareness

Third Cohort of CVP Career Academy Grads Starts School Year with Real Estate Experience

Colleen Locke | August 17, 2016

Twenty-five UMass Boston students who spent 10 weeks as paid interns at construction, real estate, and hospitality firms graduated from the CVP Career Academy on Friday.

The Atlantic cites the work of Professors Michael Carr and Emily Wiemers

Economics Department | July 21, 2016

Economics Professors featured in The Atlantic article "Poor at 20, Poor for Life"