...top of page


Malim Harding lecture in Political Economy
Global Financial Governance after the 2008 Meltdown by Professor Eric Helleiner, University of Waterloo.

Monday November 24, 2014 from 4:10 to 6:00 pm at George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place, Trinity College.

Eric Helleiner is the Faculty of Arts Chair in International... 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

Seminars page


Artyom Shneyerov (Concordia University), "Foreclosure Auctions: Theory and Evidence". 13:00–14:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Victor Aguirregabiria
Tao Zha (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta), "Liquidity Premia, Price-rent Dynamics, and Business Cycles" (joint with Jianjun Miao and Pengfei Wang). 16:10–17:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Joseph Steinberg and Xiaodong Zhu


Nikhil Agarwal (MIT), "Identification and estimation in manipulable assignment mechanism" (joint with Paulo Somaini). 14:00–15:20, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Ismael Mourifi√©
Empirical microeconomics (CEPA): Gautam Rao (Microsoft / Harvard University), "Familiarity does not Breed Contempt: Generosity, Discrimination and Diversity in Delhi Schools". 15:40–17:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Gustavo Bobonis, Marco Gonzalez-Navarro, and Nicholas Li   Cancelled

Recent Working Papers

Working Papers page