NYU-CRATE welcomes the newest member of our research staff, Professor Elena Manresa. ProfessorManresa completed her PhD in Economics from CEMFI, Spain in 2014, and was previously a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago. She has now joined the faculty of the NYU Economics Department. She is an econometrician specializing in micro-econometrics, applied microeconomics and financial econometrics. Her current research interests include exploring potential of machine learning techniques to explain economic phenomena, as well as statistical modeling based on the… Read More
Professor Alfred Galichon, a member of CRATE who holds joint positions in NYU Department of Economics and the Courant Institute, has recently assumed the role of Director of NYU Paris. The academic center now offers a broad range of new courses in mathematics and computer science, and hopefully soon in other STEM fields including economics, with the objective of significantly expanding the number of students.