Apr 19, 2024  
Course Catalog 2023-2024 
Course Catalog 2023-2024 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Ron Cheung, Professor of Economics; chair

Sharbani Bhattacharjee, Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Margaret Brehm, Associate Professor of Economics
Paul A. Brehm, Associate Professor of Economics and Environmental Studies
Shana Cui, Assistant Professor of Economics
John V. Duca, Robert S. Danforth and Ben W. Lewis Professor of Economics
Jihye Heo, Assistant Professor of Economics
Seoyeon Jo, Visiting Instructor of Economics
Evan P. Kresch, Associate Professor of Economics
Evgeniya Moskaleva, Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Paul R. Pahoresky, Visiting Instructor of Economics
Udara Peiris, Visiting Associate Professor of Economics
Martin H. Saavedra, William G. Smith Associate Professor of Economics

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Economics is the study of the issues arising from the allocation of limited resources to meet society’s unlimited human wants.

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Departmental Policies

Advanced Placement Credit

The department does not give advanced placement credit. Students who have scored a 4 or 5 on both the AP Microeconomics and the AP Macroeconomics examinations, or who believe they have covered the material in ECON 101  through an International Baccalaureate program, may obtain permission from the department chair to bypass ECON 101 .

Majors and Minors