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).
Just for the run of it
November 14, 2018
In his day to day life, alumnus Jeff Stout runs his own high-powered recruiting firm - but in his free time he's a dedicated philanthropist who helps people dealing with homelessness get back on their feet
With two new headquarters, will Amazon get to double dip on tax breaks?
November 13, 2018
Ami Glazer, economics, via NBC News, Nov. 13, 2018
Ami Glazer, economics, via the Orange County Register, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, LA Daily News Nov. 13, 2018