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).
Get out of your comfort zone
August 3, 2021
Real estate business leader and DLS member Pam Kessler '88 offers advice to new and current Anteaters
Jack Liebersohn, economics, NPR, July 22, 2021
What's next: The ongoing urban exodus
June 15, 2021
Remote worker migration will depress home prices in big cities and raise them in suburbs, says UCI economist