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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 75 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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Jurre Thiel (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam), "The welfare effects of history-based price discrimination: Evidence from the Dutch mortgage market". 13:10–14:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Victor Aguirregabiria
Brent Neiman (Chicago Booth), "Capital Depreciation and Labor Shares Around the World: Measurement and Implications" (joint with Loukas Karabarbounis). 16:10–17:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Diego Restuccia and Joseph Steinberg


Rosemonde Lareau-Dussault (University of Toronto, Math Department), "Coupled Education and Labour Market Dynamics". 12:30–13:30, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Xianwen Shi
Robert Jensen (Wharton), "Information, Demand and the Growth of Firms: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in India" (joint with Nolan Miller). 15:40–17:00, Max Gluskin House, room 106. Organized by Natalie Bau, Elizabeth Dhuey, and Jonathan Hall

Recent Working Papers

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