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).
Celebration of Teaching
September 29, 2023
Three from social sciences honored for contributions to undergrad education at UCI
Welcome home, Anteaters!
September 27, 2023
A fall message from Bill Maurer, UCI social sciences dean
Princeton Review and U.S. News & World Report rank UCI among nation's top 10 public universities
September 21, 2023
Undergraduate programs in economics and psychology ranked in nation's top 15 among public universities