In memoriam: Professor John Kim

We mourn the sudden and unexpected passing of Accounting Professor John Kim. Prof. Kim, who passed away suddenly on Saturday, April 4, was 58, and leaves a wife and two sons.  Prof. Kim held a BS in Industrial Engineering from Hanyang University in Korea, an MS in Industrial Engineering from the Korea Advanced Institute of…

Professor Lisa George at Social Media Week

Professor Lisa George participated in a panel sponsored by the Associated Press during NYC Social Media Week on the role of Social Media in setting the news agenda. Professor George joined senior editors at BuzzFeed News and ABC News, the founding editor of Gawker, and a Columbia University economist in debating this important topic, emphasizing…

New TUTORING CENTER for economics

The Economics Tutoring Center is now open of business. Drop-in hours are 9:15am to 8:30pm Mondays through Thursdays, and 9:15am to 5:30pm on Fridays. Tutoring takes place in the conference room, HW 1537, except for Wednesdays when it moves to the lab in HW 1524. Every tutor can handle questions from students in the core…