Welcome to the Department of Economics

home njhallLocated in historic New Jersey Hall, the Economics Department at Rutgers University–New Brunswick has a long tradition of excellence in research, teaching, and service. Our faculty represent a broad array of disciplines within economics. Our faculty are leaders in their areas of research and lecture to universities, government agencies, and institutions around the world. Our faculty are regular members of national panels and research groups. 

The Economics Department offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Among the most popular at Rutgers, our undergraduate offerings include a Major and Minor in Economics, an Economics Honors Program, and a variety of certificate programs. For graduate students, there is a Ph.D. in Economics with financial support; while the program is relatively small, it is very high quality. Our graduate students are employed at universities in the U.S. and around the world, at government agencies both here and abroad, and at numerous prominent private sector employers. 

Upcoming Workshops

Fri Nov 22 @ 2:00PM - 03:30PM
Empirical Microeconomics
Ellora Derenoncourt, Princeton University (Postdoc)
Mon Nov 25 @ 2:30PM - 04:00PM
Money, History and Finance
Victor Gay, University of Toulouse
Mon Dec 02 @ 2:30PM - 04:00PM
Money, History and Finance
Asaf Bernstein, University of Colorado
Tue Dec 03 @ 2:50PM - 04:10PM
Macroeconomic Theory
Yuliyan Mitkov, University of Bonn
Wed Dec 04 @ 2:45PM - 04:15PM
Micro Theory/Experimental Seminar
Topi Miettinen, Hanken School of Economics, visiting the University of Michigan

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