The energy challenge calls on humanities and social-science research
September 23, 2010Courses on energy include economics, political science, history, literature and more.
Financial impacts of ‘cap and trade’
August 3, 2010Analysis shows that, contrary to some claims, proposed legislation to limit carbon emissions would not disadvantage those with lower incomes.
Nobel laureate Robert C. Merton PhD '70 rejoins MIT Sloan faculty
June 17, 2010
Michael Greenstone named director of The Hamilton Project
April 9, 2010MIT economist to head Washington-based policy group
‘Failure is good’
April 4, 2010In a talk to promote his new book, MIT’s Simon Johnson lambastes a finance industry he sees as lacking a healthy fear of losing money.
Paul Samuelson and Economics: Evolution of a Classic
April 1, 2010New memorial exhibit opens in Dewey Library
3 Questions: Hunt Allcott on behavioral economics and the energy crisis
March 5, 2010Can understanding human irrationality help solve our energy problems? An MIT researcher explains