Econometrica Paper Awarded the 7th Stephen A. Ross Prize in Financial Economics

Sunday, January 3, 2021

We are pleased to report that the 2005 Econometrica paper “Over-the-Counter Markets,” written by Darrell Duffie, Nicolae Gârleanu, and Lasse Pedersen, was awarded the 7th Stephen A. Ross Prize in Financial Economics by the Foundation for Advancement of Research in Financial Economics (FARFE).  The biennial prize, currently $50,000, is given to a paper in financial economics published in the last fifteen years.

2020 Regional Standing Committee Elections are Released

Monday, November 9, 2020

We are pleased to announce that the following members have been elected to their respective Regional Standing Committee.

North America: Francesca Molinari

Europe: Jan Eeckhout

Latin America: Laura Alfaro and Sergio Firpo

Asia: Yi-Chun Chen, Hanming Fang and Yoon-Jae Whang

Africa: Abderrahim Taamouti


Econometrica Articles by 2020 Nobel Laureates Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson Freely Accessible for a Limited Time

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The Econometric Society is pleased to announce that the following Econometrica articles by 2020 Nobel laureates Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson, are freely accessible for a limited time.

The Theory of Syndicates
p. 119-132
Robert Wilson

Econometric Society Fellows and Former Executive Committee Members Awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in Economics

Monday, October 12, 2020

The Econometric Society would like to congratulate Robert D. Wilson and Paul R. Milgrom, both Fellows of the Econometric Society, for being awarded the Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel.

The Society Makes Available Jean Tirole's Tribute to World Congress Program Chair Emmanuel Farhi

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

The Society earlier reported with great sadness the passing of Emmanuel Farhi, who died unexpectedly July 23 in Cambridge, Massachusets. He was one of the program chairs of the 2020 World Congress of the Econometric Society. During the Congress, Jean Tirole delivered a special tribute in his honor. Following is a link to the moving tribute.



2020 Frisch Medal Awarded

Monday, August 17, 2020

The Econometric Society is pleased to announce that the 2020 Frisch Medal selection committee of Steven Berry (Chair), Marianne Bertrand, and Stephen Redding has awarded this year’s Frisch Medal of the Econometric Society to Kate Ho and Robin Lee for their paper, "Insurer Competition in Health Care Markets”, (Econometrica, Vol. 85, No. 2, March 2017, 379-417).

3 Weeks Left to Register for the World Congress

Tuesday, July 21, 2020


August 17, 2020-August 21, 2020

To register, please click here

Registration Dates:
Presenter registration closed Sunday, June 7, 2020
Non-presenter registration deadline: Friday August 7, 2020

Non-Presenter Registration Fee, all categories: $10