Department News and Events
New Book on Free Market Competition
Paul Rubin, Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Economics, recently published a new book, titled The Capitalism Paradox: How Cooperation Enables Free Market Competition (Bombadier Books, 2019). The book discusses markets, economics, and business, and how the existence of free markets benefits both societies and individuals.
Professor Paul Rubin's main areas of specialization are in law and economics. He has published two other books and an impressive number of journals on these topics. He frequently writes on blogs and for newspapers, including the Wall Street Journal. For a list of Professor Rubin's other publications, visit his webpage.
Hashem Dezhbakhsh Receives Crystal Apple Award
Hashem Dezhbakhsh, Chair and Goodrich C. White Professor of the Economics Department was awarded the Emory University's 2019 Crystal Apple Award for Excellence in Large Class Education. This award honors faculty that go above and beyond outside of the classroom.
The Award Ceremony was held on February 28, 2019, at the Miller Ward Alumni House.
Congratulations to Hashem Dezhbakhsh!