In Memoriam: William H. (Bill) Sandholm, leading evolutionary game theorist, cherished mentor and valued colleague Professor William H. (Bill) Sandholm, the Richard E. Stockwell Distinguished Chair in Economics and a longtime member of the department, …
Virtual Open House: Explore and Apply to Graduate School at UW-Madison
On July 8th, 2020, UW-Madison will host its first-ever virtual open house. Students are invited to explore top-ranked master’s and doctoral degree options at UW-Madison. Join the virtual open house on Wednesday, July 8th from …
Summer Enrollment begins March 30!
Students may enroll in summer courses as early as March 30! The Department of Economics is offerings several courses over the 2020 summer term. Please visit our Summer Courses page for more information.
Economic Impact of COVID-19
Researchers at the Center for Research on the Wisconsin Economy (CROWE), housed within the Department of Economics at UW-Madison, are tracking and analyzing the economic impact of COVID-19 in Wisconsin and around the world. For …
Update to Campus and Economics Department Operations
On Wednesday, March 11, UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank announced that campus classroom instruction will be suspended effective Monday, March 23. The Economics Department staff and faculty are working to deliver alternate instruction to students via …
Spring 2020 Seminars Cancelled
The Department of Economics has cancelled all spring seminars in light of increasing concerns related to the spread of COVID-19. To protect guests, students, staff, and faculty, all field seminars have been cancelled for the …
L&S Seeking Peer Advsiors
The College of Letters and Science is hiring peer advisors to work at SOAR this summer. Please see the full job description and application at this link. The deadline to apply is February 10, 2020.
Economics Matters Fall 2019
The latest edition of our Department newsletter, Economics Matters, is available online now. Click here to read new graduate student research and learn more about our expanding Master’s program.
Fall 2017 Newsletter
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Spring 2017 Newsletter
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