The Department of Economics has 31 permanent faculty members, with research and teaching interests that span a broad range of fields. In addition to strengths in micro theory, macroeconomics and econometrics (Bayesian and classical), the department has expertise in many applied fields, including economic history, industrial organization, international economics, labor economics, public choice and public finance, transportation economics, and urban economics. The department offers programs leading to both a B.A. and Ph.D. degree, and this website provides more information about those programs, the faculty, and the department's research activities.
The department's main administrative offices are located on the third floor of Building B in the Social Science Plaza (rooms SSPB 3223 and 3229).
Protectionism and the Business Cycle
May 4, 2017
Resolved: All "Facts" Are Alternative Facts
May 11, 2017
Switching Costs and Network Compatibility
June 7, 2017
David Neumark, economics, via Los Angeles Daily News, May 24, 2017
7 social sciences undergrads named Chancellor's Award of Distinction recipients for 2017
May 23, 2017
Honor recognizes UCI's most outstanding graduating seniors
The Fed's actions speak louder than its words, which is why bond buying is here to stay
May 22, 2017
Eric Swanson, economics, Business Insider, May 22, 2017