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PROFESSOR DWAYNE BENJAMIN APPOINTED VICE-DEAN, GRADUATE EDUCATION

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The Faculty of Arts & Science's gain is the department's loss Read more

CONFERENCE ON THE CHINESE ECONOMY


September 29 & 30, 2017 @ UTM. Bank of Canada-U of T third annual conference, discussing theoretical and empirical perspectives on China’s recent economic growth experience and its implications for the global economy. Read more

ECONOMICS IN THE PUBLIC SPHERE


Contributions from our experts. Updated September 19, 2017. 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

Elena Prager (Northwestern University), "Understanding Determinants of Major Selection in Higher Education" (joint with Ana Gazmuri). 13:10–14:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Natalie Bau, Jonathan Beauchamp, and Aloysius Siow

Wednesday

Christian Fons-Rosen (Universitat Pompeu Fabra), "Quantifying Productivity Gains from Foreign Investment" (joint with S. Kalemli-Ozcan, B. E.Sorensen, C. Villegas-Sanchez, V. Volosovych). 13:10–14:00, Max Gluskin House, room 100. Organized by Michel Serafinelli
David Matsa (Northwestern University (Kellogg)), "Locked in by Leverage: Job Search during the Housing Crisis" (joint with Jennifer Brown). 16:10–17:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Jim Goldman

Recent Working Papers

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