This page provides information of interest to both undergraduate and graduate alumni of the Department. In addition, we have an separate page specifically for alumni of our graduate program.


Dale MortensenDale Mortensen

Longtime faculty member Dale Mortensen passed away on January 9, 2014. He was the Board of Trustees Professor of Economics at Northwestern University's Judd A. and Marjorie Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. He was the recipient of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Economics. He won the prize with Peter Diamond, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Christopher Pissarides, London School of Economics and Political Science in the United Kingdom.  The prize recognized “their analysis of markets with search frictions.” 

University Memorial Service

Friday, January 31, 2014
Alice Millar Chapel, 1870 Sheridan Road, Evanston Campus
More information on the memorial service can be found here.
Memorial Service Program
Daily Northwestern memorial service coverage
University memorial service coverage


Professor Mortensen's Home Page
Professor Mortensen's Curriculum Vitae

Official Nobel Prize Site

Press Coverage of Nobel Prize

Northwestern Newscenter announcement
Northwestern Celebrates
Award Ceremonies

Conference Honoring Professor Mortensen

Held at Northwestern University on April 15-16, 2011.

Media report on the conference


Northwestern University Official Announcement
Chicago Tribune Obituary
Chicago Sun-Times Obituary
Daily Northwestern Obituary
New York Times Obituary



Dale Mortensen

2014-15 Class Schedules

Summer Session 2015

PhD Job Market Candidates


Economics Teaching-Track Faculty Recruiting Seminar
February 2, 20152:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Macroeconomics Lunch Seminar
February 4, 201512:00 PM - 1:00 PM

December 15, 2014