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McMaster Economics Society Grad Info Night

Thu, December 3, 2020, 5:00pm - 6:00pm via ZOOM
Nov 20, 2020

Ami Ko (Georgetown University) "Marital Transitions, Housing, and Savings in Old Age"

Fri, November 20, 2020, 3:00pm – 4:30pm via Zoom
Nov 18, 2020

Economic Graduate Applications Open November 15

Economic Graduate Applications portal opens November 15th
Nov 04, 2020

Immo Schott (Université de Montréal) "Debt Maturity Matters for Monetary Policy"

Friday, November 13, 2020, 3:00pm - 4:30pm via Zoom
Nov 04, 2020

Careers in Economics Panel

Join us on Zoom for an Economics Career panel discussion on Thursday, October 22 from 5pm - 6pm
Oct 19, 2020

The Department of Social Sciences Presents: 2020 Hooker Distinguished Visiting Professor

Rachel Griffith (Research Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies. Department of Economics, University of Manchester) on "Inequalities and Wage Progression in Low-skilled Jobs"
Sep 16, 2020

2020 SSHRC Insight Development Grants announced

This year, the Faculty of Social Sciences had a 67 per cent success rate in the SSHRC Insight Development Grants for early-stage research projects. This rate far exceeds the national success rate and speaks to the high quality of innovative research happening in the Faculty.
Aug 25, 2020

Updated Economics Reserved Seating Release Dates

Reserved seats in Economics courses will be released on July 31st and August 15th for Fall courses, and September 11th and December 1st for Winter courses.
Jul 23, 2020

Congratulations Economics I First Year Award Winners!

This years' winners for the Economics I First Year award are Sarthak Behal and Hung Phan for the Microeconomics award, and Sarthak Behal and Roman Gorev for the Macroeconomics award.
Jun 23, 2020

A Video Message to our Graduates: Congratulations!

On behalf of all the faculty and staff in the McMaster Department of Economics, congratulations on your achievement.
Jun 12, 2020

Recipients of the Faculty of Social Sciences COVID-19 Catalyst Grant announced

Congratulations to the six recipients of the COVID-19 Catalyst Grant.
Jun 07, 2020

New publication in American Economic Review: Insights co-authored by Adam Lavecchia, assistant professor of Economics

The paper by Adam M. Lavecchia, Philip Oreopoulos, and Robert S. Brown titled; Long-Run Effects from Comprehensive Student Support: Evidence from Pathways to Education, will appear in the June issue of American Economic Review: Insights.
May 29, 2020

Arthur Sweetman awarded 2020 Faculty of Social Sciences Impact Award

Arthur Sweetman, Professor of Economics, has been awarded this year's Faculty of Social Sciences Impact Award
May 29, 2020

Adam Lavecchia awarded this year's Faculty of Social Sciences Early Career Researcher Award

Dr. Adam Lavecchia has been awarded the 2020 Faculty of Social Sciences Early Career Researcher Award
May 29, 2020

2020 Early Career Researcher Awards

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2020 Early Career Researcher Award Vanessa Watts (Department of Sociology) and Adam Lavecchia (Department of Economics).
May 27, 2020