News and Events

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

July 30, 2020

While on public leave, Prof. Raphael Schonle has been working with the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and has released new reports in regards to COVID-19. Take a look at Prof. Schonle’s feature on the Brandeis International Business School website. Read up on Prof. Schonle’s work here: Consumers and COVID-19: A Real-Time Survey Consumers and COVID-19: […]

July 29, 2020

Prof. Habibi has recently been published on several digital publications sharing his expert opinion on some of the world’s news: Read his article about the Political and Geopolitical Risks to China’s Economic Relations with Iran, featured on International Policy Digest. Looking for more? Read about The Overeducation Crisis in Iran, featured on Doha Institute.  

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.