2010 Frisch Medal Award

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

The Frisch Medal has been established by the Econometric Society to encourage the creation of good applied work and its submission to Econometrica. It is given every two years for an applied article (empirical or theoretical) published in Econometrica during the past five years.

2010 World Congress Call for Papers

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

The Tenth World Congress of the Econometric Society will take place in Shanghai, China, August 17-21, 2010. Papers presented at the Congress will represent a broad spectrum of theoretical and applied economics and econometrics. The invited program will consist of five named lectures, fifteen paired invited sessions, and three plenary policy sessions. Full details are available at the Congress website, http://www.eswc2010.com/ .

2008 Election of Officers and Council

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

We are pleased to announce the results of the 2008 Election of Officers and Council.


Bengt Holmström has been elected Second Vice-President, and will be First Vice-President in 2010, and President in 2011.


The following have been elected or reelected to the Council:


Europe and Other Areas
Orazio Attanasio, Jacques Cremer, Mathias Dewatripont, and Margaret Meyer.


Far East
Hidehiko Ichimura


Latin America
Cesar Martinelli

2008 Frisch Medal Award

Monday, February 11, 2008

The Frisch Medal has been established by the Econometric Society to encourage the creation of good applied work and its submission to Econometrica. It is given every two years for an applied article (empirical or theoretical) published in Econometrica during the past five years.

2007 Election of Officers and Council

Monday, January 21, 2008

We are pleased to announce the results of the 2007 Election of Officers and Council.


John H. Moore has been elected Second Vice-President, and will be First Vice-President in 2009, and President in 2010.


The following have been elected or reelected to the Council:


Europe and Other Areas
Christopher A. Pissarides


North America
Susan Athey, Paul Milgrom, and Stephen Morris