New Economics Faculty-Fall 2018

Dear Colby Colleagues and Students, It is with great pleasure that we announce the hiring of three new faculty members who will be joining the Economics Department in the fall. Erin Giffin is getting her Ph.D. in Economics from University of California San Diego with research focusing on Microeconomic Theory, Behavioral Economics/Economics and Psychology, and...

Is Food Waste Really that Bad?

Colby Professor Lindsey Novak’s research on the measurement of food waste (link to the paper) has recently been featured in a column in the Wall Street Journal

Prof. Hubbard’s Book on Marginal Revolution

Assistant Professor Timothy P. Hubbard’s book “Auctions” is mentioned by Tyler Cowen on his widely read blog “MarginalRevolution”: http://marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolution/2016/02/arrived-in-my-pile-38.html