You are here: Home

Economics Department at UC Davis

Front Page News & Events

The American Dream Is an Illusion

Gregory Clark writes for Foreign Affairs on Immigration and Inequality

Read More…

UC Davis Ph.D.s in economics are in the Top 20 for their research

Graduates rank 19th in U.S. programs for quality-adjusted output, 5th among public universities

Read More…

Upcoming plenary speech by Greg Clark

Greg Clark has been invited to deliver the plenary speech at the 27th Annual Human Behavior and Evolution Society Conference

Read More…

What's in a name? Everything.

Benjamin Friedman reviews Greg Clark's book in the Atlantic Monthly

Read More…

Simonovska awarded Hellman Fellowship

Assistant Professor Ina Simonovska has received a 2014–15 Hellman Fund Fellowship at UC Davis

Read More…

It Pays to Choose Your Ancestors Carefully

A review by Quadrant, an Australia intellectual journal, says that "The Son Also Rises could well have been subtitled 'a critique of wasted breath'. After 1945, Western countries became obsessed with social mobility. The Left talked about access and equity. The Right talked about opportunity. Governments of all stripes spent trillions of dollars to increase social mobility. The lesson of Gregory Clark’s fascinating book is that it was all pointless."

Read More…

NY Times cites Ann Stevens

“There’s a myth that in the 1950s, everyone was very loyal to companies and companies were very loyal to people,” said Ann Huff Stevens, a professor of economics at the University of California, Davis. “But we always had a contingent work force that could be laid off at any time. They were called women.”

Read More…

Document Actions
Filed under:
On the Job Market

Job Market Candidates

Contact us
Department of Economics
1 Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 752-9241
Make a Gift

Giving matters at UC Davis. For more than a century, donors have been helping the university address the issues that matter most to California, the nation and the world.  The Department of Economics is dedicated to achieving excellence. Your gift can help.

Make a gift

Seminars
Nico Voigtlaender (UCLA) Oct 07, 2014 03:40 PM - 05:00 PM — 1113 SSH, Blue room
Topic:
Aline Butikofer (Norwegian School of Economics) Oct 09, 2014 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM — 1113 SSH, Blue room
Topic:
Andrei Markovich (New Economic School, Moscow ) Oct 14, 2014 03:40 PM - 05:00 PM — 1113 SSH, Blue room
Topic:
Paco Martorell (UCD) Oct 16, 2014 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM — 1113 SSH, Blue room
Topic:
Price Fishback (University of Arizona) Oct 21, 2014 03:40 PM - 05:00 PM — 1113 SSH, Blue room
Topic:
Upcoming events…
Seminar Calendar