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TUTORING CAN IMPROVE ACADEMIC OUTCOMES AND MENTAL HEALTH
child with tutor
New research by Philip Oreopoulos suggests that one-on-one and small group tutoring consistently improves academic achievement, an important insight into helping students struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

ECONOMICS IN THE PUBLIC SPHERE

Contributions from our experts. Updated October 6, 2020 (with Philip Oreopoulos). Read more

TO SPEED THE RECOVERY, END FEDERAL WAGE SUBSIDIES

An opinion piece by Michael Smart in The Globe and Mail (paywall)

INEQUALITALKS PODCAST
Professor Clementine Van Effenterre
Clémentine Van Effentrerre explores innovative economic research on inequality happening worldwide Read more

APPOINTMENTS, PROMOTIONS & NEW FACES

A roundup of changes in the department Read more

Welcome

Max Gluskin HouseThe Department of Economics at the University of Toronto ranks among the top economics departments internationally. The teaching and research of its 81 faculty members span a wide range of fields and cover theory, applied data analysis, and econometric methodology. Around 15 PhD students, 70 MA students, and 25 MFE students enter our programs each year, and the department has over 1,800 undergraduates, with an additional 800 undergraduates at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) 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 level. Faculty of Law allow students to undertake interdisciplinary studies at the graduate and undergraduate level. Read more

Upcoming Seminars

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Today

Philipp Sadowski (Duke), "An Evolutionary Perspective on Updating Risk and Ambiguity Preferences" (joint with Todd Sarver). 10:10–11:30, Online. Organized by Yoram Halevy, Marcin Pęski, and Anne-Katrin Roesler
William Arbour (University of Toronto), "Can Recidivism Be Prevented From Behind Bars?". 13:10–14:00, Online. Organized by Aloysius Siow

Wednesday

David Walker-Jones (University of Toronto), "Price Changes, Private Information, and Learning". 12:10–13:30, Online. Organized by Yoram Halevy
Mindy Z. Xiaolan (McCombs School of Business, University of Texas, Austin), "Human Capitalists". 16:10–17:30, Online. Organized by Xu Tian and Anton Tsoy
Adrien Bilal (Harvard University), "The Geography of Unemployment". 16:10–17:30, Online. Organized by Ruben Gaetani and Peter Morrow

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COVID Policy Papers

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