CESR in the news
For press inquiries, please contact Sadena Thevarajah, Director of External Affairs: 213.821.7978
September 2013: CESR Economist Gema Zamarro's work featured on Portland Schools.
August 2013: CESR Economist Leandro Carvalho had his work on drug trafficking featured in Folha de Sao Paulo.
June 2013: CESR has opened an office in Washington, DC! For information on the first occupants, please see this article: Press Release
Below are the most recent announcements about the new center and Director Arie Kapteyn.
- The new Dornsife fundraising video: http://dornsife.usc.edu/videos/featured/519/usc-dornsife-initiative/
Economist Gema Zamarro has been invited as an expert to the upcoming conference entitled "Using Student Test Scores to Measure Teacher Performance: The State of the Art in Research and Practice", where she will present her work on value-added methods. The conference will be held Thursday and Friday October 10-11 at the Kellogg Center at Michigan State University. The conference is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES).