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Monica Dorman & Yichuan Wang

Monica Dorman (econ '01) meets Yichuan Wang, the inaugural Gary Dorman Memorial Scholar, prior to her Econ 108 presentation on March 28, 2014

Deirdre McCloskey recently visited the Department of Economics as a MITRE Visiting Scholar.

Department Chair Joel Slemrod Honored

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.

Economics undergraduate Emily Chiu celebrated commencement with her family on May 3, 2013.

Welcome to the Department of Economics

A Message from the Chair

Economics Chair

Economics 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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Job Market Candidates 2013-2014

Past Job Market Placement

Economics Undergraduate Students: Schedule an advising appointment online

RSQE Michigan and U.S. Forecasts

Robert J. Shiller, AB '67 Econ Public Lecture: "Finance and the Good Society"

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