ECONOMICS IN THE PUBLIC SPHERE
Contributions from our experts. Updated September 19, 2017.
The 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