Each year, the Department of Economics highlights faculty, research and programs in feature stories on the university homepage. Below are the stories from the Department of Economics that have recently appeared on the homepage.
Alumni Spotlight: Jorge Atalla
Prime Minister Salam Fayyad Discusses Economics as a Way of Thinking
The Department of Economics is pleased to welcome six new faculty members who have joined our ranks beginning Fall 2011.
Undergraduate Student Organization Fosters Engagement, Advancement and Community Spirit
Economics Department welcomes incoming Chairman Jason Abrevaya.
"The majority of beauty's effect on happiness works through its impact on economic outcomes."
Advise TX program helps Gorge Martinez and Shirley Yang offer direction to underserved students.
Audrey Straus is the inaugural recipient of the award designed to encourage undergraduate research in economics.
UT's Economic Scholars Program is sending 29 students to attend the largest undergraduate research conference.