Monica Dorman (econ '01) meets Yichuan Wang, the inaugural Gary Dorman Memorial Scholar, prior to her Econ 108 presentation on March 28, 2014
Department Chair Joel Slemrod was recently honored at the National Tax Association Annual Meeting. He was presented the Daniel M. Holland Medal for his outstanding contributions to the study and practice of public finance.
Welcome to the Department of Economics
A Message from the Chair
Our Department has a long and distinguished history, and we continue this tradition of excellence today. We are a large, highly-ranked Department within what is universally acknowledged as one of the very best public universities in the country. For decades we have been known especially, but by no means exclusively, for research that applies economics to the challenging and important policy questions of the day.
The Department today continues this tradition of excellence. More
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- Sweetland visits Econ class April 20, 2014
- Economics with an Open Mind April 10, 2014
- Applied Microeconomics
Speaker: Matthew Gentzkow, Chicago Booth
Speaker: Aleksey Tetenov, Collegio Carlo Alberto
- Environmental Economics
Speaker: Joseph Shapiro, Yale