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Jim Goldman wins Best Paper Award
Professor Jim Goldman was awarded Best Conference Paper by a Doctoral Student at this summer's meeting of the European Finance Association. The award was based on his paper,... Read more
Understanding the 2016 U.S. Election: Malim Harding Lecture

Thursday, October 20th, 2016
4:30-6:30 pm
Conference on the Chinese Economy
The second Annual Bank of Canada-University of Toronto-Rotman Conference on the Chinese Economy will be held on October 21-22 at the University of Toronto.
New Challenges For Big Data In Economics And Finance Conference

NOVEMBER 11-12, 2016
The Fields Institute For Research In Mathematical Sciences The Fields Institute, Toronto... Read more
Rotman Research Roundtable on Gender + the Economy
November 16, 2016
Rotman School of Management, Room 1065
95 St. George Street | Toronto, ON Keynote address Using Occupational Stereotypes to Predict Race and Gender Segregation in the Workforce Barriers to Reporting: Sexual Harassment and Assault in Academia... Read more


The Department of Economics at the University of Toronto ranks among the top economics departments internationally. The teaching and research of its 75 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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Remi Daviet (University of Toronto), "Inference with Hamiltonian Sequential Monte Carlo Simulators". 13:00–14:00, Max Gluskin House, room 100. Organized by Jiaying Gu and Yuanyuan Wan
Ashique Habib (University of Toronto), "TBA". 16:10–17:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Diego Restuccia
Theda Skocpol (Harvard University), "Understanding the 2016 U.S. Election". 16:30–18:30, Munk Centre (One Devonshire Place), Campbell Conference Facility. Organized by Dwayne Benjamin


Xiaodong Zhu (University of Toronto), "2nd Annual Bank of Canada-U of Toronto-Rotman Conference on Chinese Economy". 09:00–16:00, Hart House Music Room. Organized by Xiaodong Zhu
Anujit Chakraborty (University of British Columbia), "TBA". 12:30–13:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Xianwen Shi
Mathieu Marcoux (University of Toronto), "Games with unobservable heterogeneity and multiple equilibria: An application to mobile telecommunications". 14:10–15:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Victor Aguirregabiria, Jiaying Gu, and Yuanyuan Wan
Francesco Trebbi (University of British Columbia), "Insurgency and Small Wars: Estimation of Unobserved Coalition Structures" (joint with Eric Weese). 15:40–17:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Elizabeth Dhuey, Yosh Halberstam, and Jonathan Hall

Recent Working Papers

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