Roland Fryer, Henry Lee Professor of Economics, has been awarded the American Economic Association’s John Bates Clark Medal, given annually "to that American economist under the age of forty who is judged to have made the most significant contribution to economic thought and knowledge"  [Read Harvard Gazette article...]

Foundations of Human Behavior

Harvard’s Foundations of Human Behavior Initiative has recently established a research fund available to all Harvard faculty and doctoral students. The next deadline is August 31, 2015. Four times per year, a selection committee of faculty members from multiple disciplines will choose projects for awards capped at $40,000. High-risk, high-impact projects with an interdisciplinary focus are sought. To apply, please visit the Foundations of Human Behavior website.