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Department of Economics
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742

Graduate Program:
301-405-3544

Undergraduate Program:
301-405-8367

Recent News

June 17, 2014: Professor Betancourt on Unbundling Democracy.
June 9, 2014: New Publication by Professor Galiani
May 30, 2014: Steve Landefeld joins Masters in Applied Economics program
May 30, 2014: Congratulations Economics Graduates!
May 29, 2014: Dr. Straub to be New Director of the MPS program
May 29, 2014: Prof Cramton wins AQR Insight Award for Research on High-Frequency Trading
May 28, 2014: Prof Kalemli-Ozcan on Sovereign to Sovereign Flows
May 12, 2014: New Publication by Professor Galiani
April 23, 2014: Washington Area Development Economics Symposium
April 15, 2014: Book Edited by Professor Galiani
March 31, 2014: Professor Betancourt on Cuba’s Recent Reforms
March 27, 2014: Professor Kaplan on the Political Economy of Discretionary Spending
February 25, 2014: Professor Vlaicu on Procedural Choice
February 17, 2014: Prof. Allan Drazen on Electoral Cycles in the Stock Market
February 10, 2014: Professor Galiani on School Management
January 27, 2014: Professor Galiani on Factor Endowments and Trade Policy Divergence
January 14, 2014: Professor Kalemli-Ozcan on Financial Integration and Volatility
January 10, 2014: Professor Galiani on Natural Disasters and Economic Growth
January 2, 2014: Professor Vlaicu on Budget Institutions
January 2, 2014: Professor Kalemli-Ozcan’s Research on Financial Crises Cited in NY Times
December 6, 2013: Professors Kearney and Turner Featured in Washington Post and Bloomberg News
November 25, 2013: Professor Limao on Policy Uncertainty
December 10, 2013: Message from the Chair of the Department
November 19, 2013: Professor Aruoba on GDP Measurement
November 5, 2013: Research on Startups by Professor Haltiwanger featured on NPR