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PROFESSOR ISMAEL MOURIFIÉ WINS POLANYI PRIZE
Ismael Mouriefié
2017 Prize in Economic Science awarded for his research on the underrepresentation of women in STEM fields Read more

ECONOMICS IN THE PUBLIC SPHERE

Contributions from our experts. Updated November 17, 2017. Read more

ON THE ROLE OF MISALLOCATION IN AGGREGATE PRODUCTIVITY
Diego Restuccia
Professor Diego Restuccia co-authors VoxDev article Read more

PROFESSOR MICHEL SERAFINELLI'S VOX ARTICLE
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“Labour market-based knowledge spillovers: ‘Good firms’, worker flows, and local productivity” Read more

BLOOMBERG COVERS PROFESSOR GUEORGUI KAMBOUROV'S WORK
50s vintage ad depicting women in the kitchen
If labour were allocated in a gender-neutral way, output per hour would climb as people made better use of their time, given their skills Read more

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Max Gluskin HouseThe Department of Economics at the University of Toronto ranks among the top economics departments internationally. The teaching and research of its 77 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 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 levels. Read more

 

Upcoming Seminars

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Today

Henry Schneider (Queen's University (Smith)), "Promoting Best Practices in a Multitask Workplace: Experimental Evidence on Checklists". 16:10–17:30, Rotman, room 147. Organized by Heski Bar-Isaac and Ambarish Chandra

Tuesday

Matt Walshe (University of Toronto), "Conditional state grants and local government spending". 13:10–14:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Jonathan P. Beauchamp and Aloysius Siow

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