UCLA faculty produce path-breaking economic research, developing new tools to model and measure economic forces, and applying these tools to the impact of policy choices. In these pages you can find a selection of some of the department’s recent publications, and our monthly research spotlight, that discusses our latest research.

Our centers and research groups include:

Graduate Students

We are very grateful to the Marcia and Herbert Howard Fellowship, and to the Jacqueline and George Mefferd Fellowship for their generosity. In 2016-17, these prizes went to the following students

  • IO: El Hadi Caoui
  • History: Vitaly Titov
  • Applied: Carolina Arteaga
  • Theory: Zhuoran Lu
  • Metrics: Xiaoting Sun
  • Macro: Andres Schneider
  • International and Development: Giovanni Nicolo