News and Events


Meet the Majors

October 16, 2018

1–2 p.m.
World Court, IBS Building

Thinking about an Economics major? Join us for the Economics Department Meet the Majors event!

For all majors and non-majors — come by to learn more about the Economics Program and speak with our faculty, other majors and UDRs!

Enjoy some dumplings and drinks while you chat!

Department News

Economics Department Blog

June 26, 2020

Two of our Economics faculty, Jean-Paul L’Huillier and Raphael Schonle, were featured in Brookings Hutchins Center on Monetary and Fiscal Policy Roundup. Here’s an excerpt of the feature: “Persistently low inflation leads to lower nominal interest rates and limits the monetary space—how much nominal rates can be cut—that central bankers have to fight a recession. […]

June 16, 2020

What is China’s globalization strategy after Coronavirus? Check out the rest of the article by Prof. Habibi’s and Brandeis Economics Alumnus Hans Zhu, ’18. Read the rest of the article here.

April 21, 2020

In his most recent article for International Policy Digest, Professor Nader Habibi discusses the ramifications that Covid-19’s wide spread can have on the world’s economy. Read the rest of his article here.

March 24, 2020

              In a recent article written for The Conversation, Prof. Nader Habibi discusses how a “coordinated response” from all countries will be the only long-term solution to combat the COVID-19 Pandemic. Read the whole article here.