In May €-coin fell slightly, to 0.26 from 0.28 in April, recording its fourth consecutive decline.
Every week CEPR offers one of its latest Discussion Papers free for download. The free paper for the week ending 22/05/2016 is "Refugees and Asylum Seekers, the Crisis in Europe and the Future of Policy" by Timothy J. Hatton
Each year, an article from each American Economic Journal is selected from nominated articles for the AEJ Best Paper Award. This year it has been awarded to "Death by Market Power: Reform, Competition and Patient Outcomes in the National Health Service" by Carol Propper, Martin Gaynor and Rodrigo Moreno-Serra
In April €-coin again fell slightly, to 0.28 from 0.34 in March, reaching levels similar to those recorded last year in March.
The Erwin Plein Nemmers Prize is awarded biennially by the Northwestern University. The winner is awarded a $200,000 stipend for their contribution to economics.