On June 27, 2010, Catherine Rampell received the first annual Weidenbaum Center Award for Evidence-Based Journalism. Ms. Rampell is the economics editor at nytimes.com. She also edits the Economix blog. Before joining The Times, she wrote for the Washington Post editorial pages and financial section and for The Chronicle of Higher Education. Her work has also appeared inSlate, Smithsonian Magazine, The Village Voice, USA Today, NPR, MSNBC.com, The Miami Herald, The Dallas Morning News and various other publications.