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).
Adding a little spice - literally - to life
May 6, 2021
Social sciences undergrads David Sanusi and Yohan Ranaivo launch company that imports vanilla, cinnamon and a type of cocoa bean prized by European chocolatiers
A new age of suburbanisation could be dawning
May 6, 2021
Jan Brueckner, economics, The Economist, May 6, 2021
David Neumark, economics, The Heartland Institute, May 5, 2021