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The Department of Economics is fast growing and dedicated to excellence in research and teaching. We offer a PhD in Economics, an MA in International Economics and Finance, a BA in International Economics and Finance and a BComm in Business Management (Economics and Management Science major). 

News & Announcements

Congratulations to all our 2018-19 job market candidates! We wish them the best in their future careers!


Keyvan Eslami, opens in new window and  Kevin Fawcett will be joining the department for the 2019-2020 academic year. 

Dr. Paul Missios and Dr. Halis Yildiz has a paper titled "Consumption externalities, product quality and the role of national treatment" ( with I. Ferrara), accepted for publication at European Economic Review.

Dr. Halis Yildiz also has a paper titled “Tariff Bindings and the Dynamic Formation of Preferential Trade Agreements” (with J. Lake and M. Nken), accepted for publication at Journal of International Economics.

Angelique Bernabe, a fourth-year doctoral student in economics, is the recipient of the 2018 YSGS Graduate Student Leadership Award, opens in new window in the category of Student Engagement and Experience. 


Seminar: Shouyong Shi (Penn State University)

Title: "Sequentially mixed search and equilibrium price dispersion"

Mar 13, 2020, 3:30pm - 5:00pm, (venue: POD 367)

Seminar: Ronald Wolthoff (University of Toronto)

Title: TBA

Apr 21, 2020, 3:30pm - 5:00pm, (venue: VIC200)

Seminar: Harun Onder (World Bank)

Title: TBA

Apr 24, 2020, 3:30pm - 5:00pm, (venue: TBA)