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Economics student Quan Le is profiled as new rising star in UofT news
Undergrad student’s work in Rwanda helps connect isolated villages to roads There were times last summer in Rwanda... Read more
Professor Shari Eli profiled in UofT Arts & Science news
Economic historian brings enthusiasm and energy to research, teaching If Shari Eli’s enthusiastic students are any... Read more
Professor Dan Trefler wins two prestigious awards


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.

Upcoming Seminars

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Treb Allen (Northwestern University), "TBA". 15:40–17:00, Rotman, room 151. Organized by Kunal Dasgupta
Treb Allen (Northwestern University), "Volatility and the Gains from Trade" (joint with David Atkin). 16:10–17:30, Rotman, room 151. Organized by Kunal Dasgupta

Recent Working Papers

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