Department of Economics

Providence Journal- Puerto Rican Alum Gives Brown $25M to Study Economic Disparities

This morning the Economics Department was featured  in a front page article in the Providence Journal.  Orlando Bravo, class of 1992, donated $25 million to the Brown econ department. His donation will be used  to establish an economics research center, The Orlando Bravo Center for Economic Research, and hire more faculty. The center will allow the department to expand its research into economic disparities.