Women in Leadership Conference speakers evaluate opportunities and challenges for women in leadership roles

Women in Leadership’s dynamic speakers evaluate opportunities and challenges for women in leadership roles May 10, 2017 Talented women in male-dominated STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields are sometimes reluctant to contribute their ideas in a group. That reticence not only helps perpetuate that field as male-dominated, said Harvard Business School Assistant Professor of […]

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Can We Save Retirement: What the US and other countries can learn about social security reform.

“On the website of the interest group that represents American retirees, there’s palpable concern about the future. The vast majority of Americans haven’t saved enough in their retirement accounts to cover their expenses after they finish working.” ChicagoBoothReview RIIPL Director Justine Hastings’ research in Mexico, cited in the article, holds clues to possible solutions for […]

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RIIPL Openings Spring 2017

RIIPL is looking for highly skilled, motivated junior economists and data scientists. Fellows will work closely with faculty investigators on research projects which apply data science and econometric skills to policy questions. Projects apply a wide range of methodologies to questions in Behavioral Economics, Public Economics, Education, Health and Industrial Organization and Environmental Economics.  To read […]

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