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.
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
Press Coverage of Nobel Prize
Conference Honoring Professor Mortensen
Held at Northwestern University on April 15-16, 2011.