2014-15 Economics Department Newsletter, Vol. 18
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Economics Department Newsletter

February 17, 2015
In This Edition:
  • Seminars and Events
  • Barbara Solow Research Fellowship Applications Due March 1
  • Employment Opportunities, Internships and Fellowships
  • Student Conferences
Seminars and Events:

Thursday, February 19;  4:00pm, Griffin 6
Political Economy Class of 1960 Scholars Seminar:  "Enhancing Economic Opportunity for the Middle Class" by Karen Dynan, U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Assistant Secretary for Economic Policy and Chief Economist
Barbara Solow Research Fellowship Applications Due March 1:

The Barbara Solow Research Fellowship provides financial assistance to Williams College student(s) conducting summer or academic year research in Economic or Business History, or in other areas reflecting the diverse interests of the pioneering economic historian Barbara L. Solow, including Irish history, Caribbean slavery, and other historical topics in the social sciences.

Please view the
announcement for more details.
Employment Opportunities, Internships and Fellowships:

Summer Internships and Post-Grad Fellowships - Economic Policy Research Institute
Reminder:  applications are due by February 22.  Please refer to the following
posting for information on EPRI's upcoming summer internships and post-grad fellowship program in Cape Town, South Africa. 
Student Conferences:

PERC Student Colloquium 2015"Property Rights, Markets, and Freedom"
Property and Environment Research Center and Liberty Fund, Inc. are co-sponsoring an annual student colloquium designed to help undergrads understand how property rights and markets can resolve environmental conflict.  Application deadline is March 13, 2015.  More information can be found on their website.   
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