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STOMACH FOR RISK?
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An international group of scientists that includes economist and geneticist Jonathan Beauchamp has identified 124 genetic variants associated with a person’s willingness to take risks

BANK OF CANADA GOVERNOR'S CHALLENGE FINALISTS
2019 U of T Team Bank of Canada Governor's Challenge
Our undergraduate team is selected for the national competition that promotes understanding of Canadian monetary policy Read more

R.I.P. PROFESSOR EMERITUS JACK A. SAWYER
Professor Emeritus Jack Sawyer
It was with great sorrow that we learned of the death on December 17 of macroeconomist and longtime faculty member Jack Sawyer Read more

IN MEMORIAM:
PROFESSOR ARTHUR J. HOSIOS


The passing of faculty member and great friend of the department has been marked by a resolution by the Council of the Faculty of Arts & Science, written by Professor Dwayne Benjamin Read more

ECONOMICS IN THE PUBLIC SPHERE

Contributions from our experts. Updated November 22, 2018 (with Michael Smart). Read more

AND THE PRESIDENT'S TEACHING AWARD GOES TO...
Jennifer Murdock
The highest honour for teaching at U of T goes to our own Jennifer Murdock, recognizing her contribution to teaching innovation and excellence 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 73 faculty members span a wide range of fields and cover theory, applied data analysis, and econometric methodology. Around 15 PhD students, 70 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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Friday

Maydianne Andrade (University of Toronto), "Challenges to Fair Assessment and Academic Recruitment". 10:30–11:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Ettore Damiano
Lorena Keller (Northwestern University (Kellogg)), "Capital Controls and Risk Misallocation: Evidence from a Natural Experiment". 16:10–17:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Xu Tian

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