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Student Resources


Ph.D. Program in Law and Economics Graduate Student Handbook

Vanderbilt Law School Catalog

Graduate School Catalog

The Writing Studio at Vanderbilt

International Student & Scholar Services at Vanderbilt

Campus Map

Graduate Student Off-Campus Housing Service

MoveVU Transportation and Commuter Options

Student Care Network Website

The Student Care Network is a holistic network of services and resources pertaining to health and wellness available to all Vanderbilt University students. Primary offices include the Office of Student Care Coordination, the University Counseling Center, the Student Health Center, and the Center for Student Wellbeing. The Student Care Network website includes locations and contact information for these centers. Students also have access to a wide range of additional on-campus and community resources through the Student Care Network.


Professional Organizations

American Economic Association (AEA)

American Economic Review Style Guide

American Economic Association's Resources for Economists

American Economic Association's Job Openings for Economists (JOE)

Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession (CSWEP)

Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession (CSMGEP)

American Law and Economics Association (ALEA)

Southern Economic Association (SEA)

Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)


Fellowship and Award Competitions

Vanderbilt Law School Summer Stipends & Fellowships

VLS Summer Stipend Application Instructions for Ph.D. Program Students

Vanderbilt Grant Funding Resources for Educational Initiatives

Vanderbilt Arts & Science Student Internal Funding Opportunities

Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession: Summer Economics Fellows Program


Internship and Externship Opportunities

Vanderbilt Law School Externship Opportunities

Institute for Women's Policy Research


Useful Articles

Cawley, John. "A Guide and Advice for Economists on the U.S. Junior Academic Job Market, 2018-2019 Edition," September 2018. (pdf)

Conley, John P. and Ali Sina Önder. "The Research Productivity of New PhDs in Economics: The Surprisingly High Non-Success of the Successful," Journal of Economic Perspectives 28(3), Summer 2014, 205-216. (pdf)