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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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Rick Harbaugh (Kelley School of Business), "Consistent Good News and Inconsistent Bad News" (joint with John Maxwell and Kelly Shue). 16:10–17:30, Rotman, room 157. Organized by Heski Bar-Isaac
Empirical microeconomics (CEPA): Gabriella Conti (UCL), "TBA". 16:10–17:30, Munk Centre, room 108N. Organized by Gustavo Bobonis and Shari Eli   Cancelled


Marc-Antoine Schmidt (University of Toronto), "Identifying Behavioral Responses in Labor Supply: Revisiting the New York Taxi Industry". 13:10–14:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Arthur Blouin
Tomy Lee (University of Toronto), "A Theory of High Frequency Market Making". 13:10–14:00, Max Gluskin House, room 100. Organized by Peter Cziraki
Yuval Salant (Northwestern University), "Statistical Inference in Games". 16:10–17:30, Rotman, room 157. Organized by Colin Stewart and Ryan Webb

Recent Working Papers

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