It is an exciting time to study and practice economics at UC. Our macroeconomics and microeconomics programs are ranked among the nation’s Top 10 public programs by Bloomberg Businessweek. We have world-renowned faculty whose expertise is unmatched. We have students from all over the world that diversify and invigorate our Lindner economics learning community.
Outside the classroom, members of the economics faculty are committed to excellent research. All professors maintain active research agendas. The departmental faculty offer expertise in a variety of topics including industrial organization, labor economics, game theory, health economics, econometrics, public finance, urban and regional economics. The active research environment is also stimulated by a weekly seminar series. Faculty members are frequent presenters at international and national economics conferences. Several members of the Economics Department have been recognized with national awards, fellowships, and grants. Most researchers are members of editorial boards or associate editors of top field journals.
The Lindner microeconomics and macroeconomics programs were both ranked #10 in the nation among the country’s best public undergraduate programs by Bloomberg Businessweek, 2012