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News & Announcements
The Department is pleased to announce that both the Ph.D. and MSPE Graduate Programs have received designation as STEM programs.
Please visit our memorial page for Professor Werner Baer who passed away March 31, 2016 and our memorial page for Professor Fred Gottheil who passed away April 17, 2016 to leave comments and/or share memories.
2016 - 2017 Ph.D. Job Market Candidates
New 2016 Faculty
Pooyan Amir-Ahmadi, with a specialization in macroeconomics, is joining our Department as an Assistant Professor with a specialization in macroeconomics, is joining our Department as an Assistant Professor. Pooyan has obtained his doctorate from Humboldt University, in Berlin. He was a faculty member at Geothe University, in Germany, prior to joining our Department.
Eric McDermott is joining our Department as a Lecturer. Eric has obtained his doctorate from the University of Minnesota. He was a lecturer in the department of Policy Analysis and Management at Cornell University, in Ithaca New York, prior to joinging our Department.
Full Time Faculty Positions for Fall 2017
The Department of Economics invites applications for full-time tenure/tenure-track positions in the Core and Applied fields of Economics. The Core Fields Search Committee will consider applicants from the fields of Macroeconomics, International Economics, Econometrics, Microeconomics, and Industrial Organization. The Applied Fields Search Committee will consider applicants from the fields of Labor Economics, Public Economics, and Development Economics. Target start date of August 16, 2017.
To apply for a position in the fields covered by the Core Fields Search, go to http://go.illinois.edu/Core
To apply for a position in the fields covered by the Applied Fields Search, go to http://go.illinois.edu/Applied
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Our Undergraduate program prepares students for employment in business and government, and provides an ideal background for graduate study in Law, Business, Public Policy, and Economics. We offer many activities and opportunities to build upon the foundation of academic training, creating well-rounded students through special events, networking opportunities, workshops, and student organizations. firstname.lastname@example.org
The Master of Science degree is designed to meet the needs of students who require extra training to gain admission to Ph.D. programs or specializations beyond an undergraduate degree to qualify for jobs in international, national and private institutions. The training and specializations also help promote the careers of young administrators in government ministries and central banks overseas. email@example.com
Our Doctoral program admits students with strong quantitative backgrounds and prepares them for careers in academia and for research positions in government, international organizations, and consulting in the following specialized fields: development economics, econometrics, industrial organization, international economics, labor economics, macro, micro and public economics. firstname.lastname@example.org
Events & Seminars
1/23/2017 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm7 DKH
Segregation, Student Achievement, and Postsecondary Attainment: Evidence from the Introduction of Race-Blind Magnet School Lotteries
1/24/2017 at 3:30 pm - 3:30 pm7 DKH
1/25/2017 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm7 DKH
The Long-Run Effects of Wage Replacement and Job Protection: Evidence from Two Maternity Leave Reforms in Great Britain
1/26/2017 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm7 DKH
What Drives Heterogeneity in the Marginal Propensity to Consume? Temporary Shocks vs Persistent Characteristics
1/27/2017 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm7 DKH
1/30/2017 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm7 DKH
Special Education and English Language Learner Students in Boston Charter Schools: Impact and Classification
1/31/2017 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm7 DKH
2/1/2017 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm7 DKH
2/2/2017 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm7 DKH
2/3/2017 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm7 DKH
2/6/2017 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm7 DKH