12 Apr Talk by 2014 Elaine Bennett Research Prize Recipient, Emi Nakamura, Columbia University
Emi Nakamura, Associate Professor of Business and Economics at Columbia University, is the recipient of the 2014 Elaine Bennett Research Prize. Established in 1998, the Elaine Bennett Research Prize recognizes and honors outstanding research in any field of economics by a woman not more than seven years beyond her Ph.D. Professor Nakamura is recognized for her significant contributions to macroeconomics and related fields. Her research, which combines a powerful command of theory with detailed analyses of micro-level data has made important contributions to the study of price rigidity, measures of disaster risks and of long-run risks, exchange rate pass-through, fiscal multipliers, and monetary non-neutrality.