Economics is a discipline that encompasses a breath of policy-related topics, from energy and the environment to poverty and welfare. The department’s forward-thinking approach encourages its students to evaluate current policy by actively questioning mainstream thinking.


Waller Named Editor of Journal of Economic Issues

WallerWilliam R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Economics William T. Waller P’99, P’04, P’09, P’13 has been named editor of the Journal of Economic Issues (JEI), a scholarly publication focused on…
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Wall Street Experience

NYC Finance Trip_Friday MorningNext week, students participating in the NYC Finance Experience Program will connect with an expansive network of HWS alums and parents in the heart New York City’s Financial District. The…
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Campbell, Kogelmann selected Academic All-Americans

WS Soccer vs Messiah 1136William Smith College soccer seniors Katherine Campbell and Lauren Kogelmann were named CoSIDA Academic All-Americans on Dec. 5. Campbell earned a spot on the first team and Kogelmann was selected…
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Students Present at Sociology Conference

Sociology_Conference_6For Alec Rhodes ’18, one of three HWS students who presented at the recent conference of the New York State Sociological Association, the experience offered long-term benefits. “Learning how to…
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Students Attend Clinton Global Initiative

CGIU_3Dominique DeRubeis ‘18, Andrew Silard ‘18 and Elizabeth Weingast ’18 joined 1,200 students from around the world at Northeastern University to participate in the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGIU) on…
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