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The UW-Madison Economics Department is a highly ranked program dedicated to excellence in research and teaching. The department is one of the largest departments in the College of Letters and Science with over 35 faculty, 1,200 undergraduate majors, and more than 300 graduate students.


  • Senior Professor Position

    The Department of Economics is seeking a senior professor to join our faculty. Please see the full position listing here.

  • Undergraduate Academic Advisor Position

    The Department of Economics is seeking an Undergraduate Academic Advisor to join our staff. Please see the full position description here.

  • Seminar with St. Louis Fed President James Bullard

    President and CEO of the St. Louis Federal Reserve, James Bullard, will join the Department of Economics and CROWE for a public seminar on Thursday, March 28th. Economics students, faculty, and community members are encouraged …

  • Graduate School Boot Camp Prep Week!

    Join the Undergraduate and Career Offices early next month for a series of helpful events, including a Q&A Panel and “Approaching Faculty” workshop. Review the flyer below and check out the events calendar for more …

  • May Graduation Celebration

    Economics Spring Graduation Recognition Event will be on Thursday, May 9 at 5:30pm at the Madison Masonic Center. Students must arrive by 5:00pm. This event is designed to honor all of our economics graduates: Bachelor’s, Master’s, and …

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Mon 26

Juli Plant Grainger Macroeconomics Seminar

Monday, August 26 @ 3:45 pm - 5:15 pm
Sep 05
Sep 10

Juli Plant Grainger Public Seminar

Tuesday, September 10 @ 3:45 pm - 5:15 pm
Sep 11

Juli Plant Grainger Industrial Organization Seminar

Wednesday, September 11 @ 3:45 pm - 5:15 pm
Sep 11

JPGI State of the Economy Seminar with James Hamilton

Wednesday, September 11 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

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