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2017 CNEH CONFERENCE
OCTOBER 20-22, 2017

Canadian Network for Economic History logo“People, Animals and Goods”, organized by Professors Shari Eli and Gillian Hamilton Read more

THE MORLEY GUNDERSON LECTURE
NOVEMBER 2, 2017

What Do Unions Do to Wage Inequality?
The Roles of Gender, Skill and Public Sector Employment Read more

RBC CONFERENCE
NOVEMBER 6, 2017

financial data LED display on street“The FinTech Revolution”, featuring Professor Angelo Melino among the guest speakers Read more

ECONOMICS IN THE PUBLIC SPHERE


Contributions from our experts. Updated October 16, 2017. Read more

BLOOMBERG COVERS PROFESSOR GUEORGUI KAMBOUROV'S WORK

50s vintage ad depicting women in the kitchen
If labour were allocated in a gender-neutral way, output per hour would climb as people made better use of their time, given their skills Read more

PROFESSOR DWAYNE BENJAMIN APPOINTED VICE-DEAN, GRADUATE EDUCATION

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

Welcome

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

Nicolas Gendron-Carrier (University of Toronto), "Work Experience and Entrepreneurship: The Careers of Young Entrepreneurs". 16:10–17:30, Rotman, room 133. Organized by Heski Bar-Isaac and Ambarish Chandra

Tuesday

Luis Rayo (University of Utah), "Training and Effort Dynamics in Apprenticeship" (joint with Drew Fudenberg). 11:10–12:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Colin Stewart
Eduardo Souza-Rodrigues (University of Toronto), "Combatting Deforestation in the Amazon: the Effects of the `Priority Status' Blacklist" (joint with Robert McMillan). 13:10–14:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Jonathan Beauchamp and Aloysius Siow

Recent Working Papers

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