University of Minnesota Professor Samuel Myers has been named as the Samuel Z. Westerfield Award recipient by the NEA. The Westerfield Award is named after the distinguished economist and former Ambassador to Liberia, Samuel Z. Westerfield.
The summer training program is a six-week intensive curriculum designed to introduce talented undergraduate students to the skills and research methods that students need in preparation for doctoral study in economics.
This is a great opportunity for graduate students from underrepresented minority groups, who are close to finishing the dissertation and planning to be on the job market in AY 2014-15 or those who just earned their degrees in AY 2013-14.
The latest "Minority Report" is now available. It captures the annual news of the Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession, the National Economic Association, and the American Society of Hispanic Economists. In the Winter 2014 edition, learn more about recent trends in wealth of minority groups.
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The NEA welcomes proposals for individual papers and panels to be included in NEA-sponsored sessions at the 2015 Western Economic Association International (WEAI) conference in Hawaii.Read More
The NEA is pleased to announce sessions at the upcoming ASSA meetings in Boston.Learn More
Read the latest issue of our journal, The Review of Black Political Economy.Read More