Undergraduate
Undergraduate
The undergraduate program of the Economics Department is one of the largest undergraduate programs in the School of Arts and Sciences.
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Graduate
Graduate
The PhD program in Economics at the University of Pennsylvania is designed to train the next generation of outstanding research economists.
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Faculty
Faculty
Faculty members are actively engaged in scientific research and guiding the leading journals of the profession.
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About Us

The Economics Department, located in the University of Pennsylvania's School of Arts and Sciences, is ranked among the top ten in the U.S. Its faculty, productive and research-oriented, is committed to the advancement of economic science.

Department Highlights
Econ Day celebrates student & faculty achievements.
Penn has become a founding member of a consortium to establish this new data center.
Welcome to the Economics Department at the University of Pennsylvania.
The Ronald O. Perelman Center for Political Science and Economics.
Established in 1993 to create an environment for research and...
Provides a forum for modern quantitative economics.
Penn Ph.D. students seeking jobs during the 2016-17 academic year.
Events
Aug
24
Aug 24, 2017 (All day) - Aug 25, 2017 (All day)
Sep
11
Sep 11, 2017 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Sep
18
Sep 18, 2017 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
News
May
24
In May 2017, the Economics Department hosted an international conference focusing on the econometric analysis of "big data"; "Big Data in Dynamic...
Apr
28
Dean Steven J. Fluharty is pleased to name José-Víctor Ríos-Rull the Lawrence R. Klein Professor of Economics in Penn Arts and Sciences. Rios-Rull is...
Apr
25
Dean Steven J. Fluharty is pleased to name Hanming Fang the Class of 1965 Term Professor of Economics in Penn Arts and Sciences. Fang is an expert in...