The Tobin Center is undertaking multiple efforts to help respond to the health and economic crises caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more.

The Tobin Center reduces the time from research to impact.  By enabling more policy-relevant research at Yale and bringing it to the policy arena, we seek to strengthen families, communities and the nation. 


The Tobin Center will enhance Yale’s vital role in informing data-driven discussions of public policy.. supporting Yale’s emphasis on the importance of using empirical approaches in the social sciences to address the greatest challenges of today.”

- Yale President Peter Salovey


New Datasets logo and panelist photos
May 26, 2020
This event is open to the Yale community and is being sponsored by FAS, the Institution for Social and Policy Studies, and the Tobin Center for Economic Policy.  Register... Read more
Debriefing Briefing Podcast Logo
May 18, 2020
On the May 15 edition of the CBS News podcast Debriefing the Briefing, Yale health economist Zack Cooper told CBS News Chief Washington Correspondent Major Garrett that... Read more