Student News

  • 11/19/20
    This applied microeconometrics course strengthens students' knowledge of the empiral methods they have learned in foundational courses. The courses focuses on how to obtain (or try to obtain) estimates that have a causal interpretation. Specifically, these methods include the basics of classical experiments, instrumental variable, regression discountinuity, difference-in-difference, and some extensions.
  • 10/4/20
    Peter Balogh is a 2020-2021 UB College Ambassador for the Department of Economics and is preparing to pursue a Masters in Economics while also minoring in Media Studies. As a College Ambassador, he was nominated by the faculty of the Department of Economics to represent the university and serve as a source of information for current and prospective students!
  • 9/28/20
    Joe Mason is a 2020-2021 UB College Ambassador for the Department of Economics and is double majoring in Economics and Political Science. As a College Ambassador, he was nominated by the faculty of the Department of Economics to represent the university and serve as a source of information for current and prospective students!
  • 9/22/20
    Michael De La Rosa is a 2020-2021 UB College Ambassador for the Department of Economics and is double majoring in Economics and Math. As a College Ambassador, he was nominated by the faculty of the Department of Economics to represent the university and serve as a source of information for current and prospective students!
  • 11/19/20
    We thank our generous donors for creating these exceptional opportunities for our students.
  • 11/19/20
    The Department of Economics is currently accepting applications for the following 2019/2020 student scholarships and awards: Graduate and Undergraduate students: Kogut Brothers of New York Mills Economic Development Award: $6,700. Undergraduate students: Matthew Scarpati Endowed Scholarship: $2,525. William A. Strauss Economics Scholarship: $4,700.00