Esteban Rossi-Hansberg Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg, The Glen A. Lloyd Distinguished Service Professor in Economics and the College, is one of this year's newly elected members of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences. One of the nation's most prestigious honorary societies, the Academy "honors the excellence and leadership of exceptional people from all disciplines and practices." Rossi-Hansberg's research specializes in international trade, regional and urban economics, as well as growth and organizational economics.
Previously, he was the Theodore A. Wells '29 Professor of Economics at Princeton University. Prior to Princeton, Rossi-Hansberg was an Assistant Professor at Stanford University. He earned a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 2002. He has published extensively in all the major journals in economics. In 2007, he received the prestigious Alfred Sloan Research Fellowship and in 2010, he received the August Lösch Prize and the Geoffrey Hewings Award. He is also an elected fellow of the Econometric Society since 2017 and won the Robert E. Lucas Prize in 2019.
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