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Ben Golub on Surviving the First Year of Economics PhD Programs

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This is done by doing all the work, often at lower stakes, before. The core courses are available to audit, take somewhere else, self-study etc. before you start grad school. For me there were a lot of important things that made little sense on the first two exposures. 2/

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This is done by doing all the work, often at lower stakes, before. The core courses are available to audit, take somewhere else, self-study etc. before you start grad school. For me there were a lot of important things that made little sense on the first two exposures. 2/

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Miles Kimball is Professor of Economics and Survey Research at the University of Michigan. Politically, Miles is an independent who grew up in an apolitical family. He holds many strong opinions—open to revision in response to cogent arguments—that do not line up neatly with either the Republican or Democratic Party.

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