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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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Yan Bai (University of Rochester), "Do Financial Frictions Explain Chinese Firm Saving and Misallocation?". 16:10–17:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Diego Restuccia and Xiaodong Zhu


Kyungchul Song (University of British Columbia), "Ordering-Free Inference from Locally Dependent Data". 14:10–15:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Ismael Mourifi√© and Yuanyuan Wan
Jonas Hjort (Columbia University), "TBA". 15:40–17:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Gustavo Bobonis and Michel Serafinelli

Recent Working Papers

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