About the Department
Established in 1917, economics is one of the largest and oldest departments in the College of Arts & Sciences, offering the BA, BS, MA, and PhD. Our faculty strengths include econometrics, finance, macroeconomics, international economics, industrial organization, environmental economics, development economics, and microeconomic theory. Faculty credentials represent the best institutions of learning in the world, including Harvard University, Yale University, the University of Chicago, the University of California, Berkeley, and Columbia University.
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July 18, 2014
Chaired by Professor Stephen Turnovsky, the 15th Annual Public Economic Theory (APET) Conference was hosted by the Department of Economics on the UW campus this month.
June 30, 2014
The Department of Economics is proud to announce that Professor Fahad Khalil will assume the Chairship effective July 1.
June 17, 2014
The conference, organized by faculty members Fahad Khalil and Rachel Heath, was put on in conjunction with the South Asia Center in the Jackson School of International Studies.
June 10, 2014
The inaugural Kathy Gehrt Memorial Economics Volunteer Service Award has been awarded posthumously to alumna Kathy Gehrt.
June 9, 2014
The faculty, staff and alumni of the Department of Economics extend congratulations and best wishes to the class of 2014.
Department of Economics
305 Savery Hall, Box 353330
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-3330