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Professor Morley Gunderson receives Tuohy Award
Professor Morley Gunderson has been selected as a recipient of the 2015 Carolyn Tuohy Impact on Public Policy Award. This award, which is given annually by the University of Toronto Alumni Association, recognizes Morley's excellence as a teacher and a scholar, his contribution to the... Read more
Professor Rahul Deb wins Polanyi Prize
Rahul Deb, an assistant professor in the Department of Economics at UTM, has won the 2014 Polanyi Prize in Economics. Rahul was recognized for developing a theory that is used to determine whether firms involved in competitive bids for business are genuinely competing, or whether they are... Read more


The Department of Economics at the University of Toronto ranks among the top economics departments internationally. The teaching and research of its 67 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 and the Faculty of Law allow students to undertake interdisciplinary studies at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

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Katja Kaufmann (Mannheim & Bocconi), "Marriage Market and Intergenerational Eff ects of Elite Higher Education: Evidence from Chile". 13:10–14:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Robert McMillan and Aloysius Siow

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