Tydings Hall


The Department of Economics is comprised of our highly-ranked Ph.D. program, our Master of Professional Studies in Applied Economics, a large undergraduate program, multiple centers, including the Maryland Center for Economics and Policy, and other communities.

Cropper Lecture


With over 30 faculty, more than 100 graduate students, and 1,200 undergraduates, the Department of Economics is one of the largest departments on campus. Profiles are available for faculty, lecturers, emeritus faculty, staff, visiting or affiliated professors, and graduate students.

MCEP Panel


Over the years, several large-scale research projects have been undertaken in association with the Department of Economics. These projects are usually supported by outside funding. Typically, they provide opportunities for graduate students to do research and to work as research assistants.