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).
Here are warning signs investors missed before the 1929 crash
December 20, 2018
Gary Richardson, economics, via History, Dec. 20, 2018
David Neumark, economics, in the The Wall Street Journal and MSN Money, Dec. 20, 2018
Social sciences recognizes outstanding faculty researchers
December 13, 2018
Awards carry $5,000 prize to support continued research