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2014 Allan Nevins Prize
Congratulations to Josh Lewis who was awarded the 2014 Allan Nevins Prize for his 2013 PhD dissertation earned in the Department of Economics. The Nevins Prize in American Economic History is awarded annually by the Economic History Association for the best dissertation in U.S. or Canadian... Read more


The Department of Economics at the University of Toronto ranks among the top economics departments internationally. The teaching and research of its 68 faculty members span a wide range of fields and cover theory, applied data analysis, and econometric methodology. Around 15 PhD students, 60 MA students, and 20 MFE students enter our programs each year, and the department has over 1,800 undergraduates, with an additional 800 undergraduates at the Mississauga campus. Collaborative programs with the Rotman School of Management, the Faculty of Law, the Centre for the Environment, and Dynamics of Global Change allow students to undertake interdisciplinary studies at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Upcoming Seminars

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Marc Henry (Penn State), "Identifying Multi-attribute Hedonic Models" (joint with Victor Chernozhukov; Alfred Galichon). 14:00–15:20, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Ismael Mourifi√©
Eric Mak (University of Toronto), "Do Boys Mature Earlier than Girls? The Case of Risky Behaviors". 15:40–17:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Gustavo Bobonis and Marco Gonzalez-Navarro

Recent Working Papers

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