The Department of Economics has 27 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).
Latent Class Model or Mixed Logit Model? A Comparison using Stated Preference Vehicle Choice Data
December 3, 2015
An Overview of the Federal Statistical Research Data Center at UCI: Available Data, Proposal Preparation, and Project Examples
January 19, 2016
Social Sciences Week
January 25, 2016 - January 28, 2016
12th Irvine-Japan Conference on Public Policy
February 5, 2016
How Did Societies with Effective Modern States Get Them?
February 18, 2016
Graduating seniors - let your voice be heard!
February 6, 2016
Apply today to be a 2016 undergrad commencement speaker
Opinion: Minimum wage alternative proposed by the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce (Opinion)
January 26, 2016
Research by David Neumark, economics Chancellor's Professor, is featured by Pasadena Now Jan. 26, 2016
Money vs. time
January 24, 2016
Research by David Neumark, economics Chancellor's Professor, is featured on Philly.com Jan. 24, 2016