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Department of Economics

Welcome to the Department of Economics at Tulane University. Faculty members conduct research and teach courses in the areas of public economics, poverty and inequality, education, economic development, labor economics, health economics, economic history, international economics, urban economics, microeconomics, macroeconomics, and econometrics. The Department is composed of 19 regular faculty members, 4 postdoctoral teaching fellows, 2 visiting or adjunct professors, over 300 undergraduate majors, almost 40 graduate students, and 4 affiliated research centers.

Congratulations to Economics' Latest Ph.D. and Postdoctoral Placements!

  • Ali Enami, Ph.D. graduate, will join the San Francisco office of Cornerstone Research as an Associate.
  • Jianjing Lin, postdoctoral fellow, is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Gultekin Gollu, postdoctoral fellow, is now an Assistant Professor of Economics at Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio
  • Dan Teles, Ph.D. graduate, has joined the Urban Institute as a Research Associate in the Metropolitan Housing and Communities Center

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