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Jacob Bastian Excited to Pass Economics-Research Tools Onto the Next Generation of Students

Jacob Bastian is a Ph.D. Candidate in Economics on the Job Market in 2016-2017

Study by Alumnus Benjamin Keys (PhD '09) Cited in The New York Times

Study examines the credit card payment behavior of consumers

It is perhaps fitting that as the University of Michigan begins to celebrate its bicentennial that an economic historian takes over as department chair. The celebration reminds us of all that we value about U-M. I look forward to a productive and exciting term ahead. Read more here.

--Professor and Chair of Economics, Paul Rhode

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