The Economics Department at the University of Oregon, located in the College of Arts and Sciences, features a dedicated group of faculty, staff and students who lead the field in current economic issues. We are also one of the fastest growing departments at the University due to the relevance of our subject matter and reputation for excellence in teaching and scholarship.
Here's what's happening in the Econ Department
University of Oregon senior economics major and honors student Kevin Frazier has been named a finalist for the renowned Rhodes Scholarship, awarded to students for exceptional academic achievements, strength of character and commitment to the common good.
Sixteen regions in the United States have each selected 12-16 applicants as finalists. Only two from each region will be chosen as Rhodes Scholars come Saturday, Nov. 21.
That’s when Frazier, a student in the Clark Honors College, and the other candidates for this region gather in Seattle for final interviews. The two scholars will be...
The new school year has launched with a roar of excitement as a new generation of leaders and students are taking the UO Economics Club. Now beginning its fourth year, the UOEC is attracting standing room only crowds at many of its meetings, which include stimulating, interactive presentations by some of the Department’s best faculty, as well as visits from companies who have an eye on Oregon talent (recruiting for everything from analysts to research assistants to consultants). The UOEC also take quarterly trips to visit with organizations such as The Federal Reserve, Intel, Nike,...
Sponsors: INEXC and University of Oregon
August 13-15, 2015 at the Hilton Eugene
The Department of Economics at the University of Oregon is proud to host the Expectations in Dynamic Macroeconomics Conference at the Eugene Hilton, August 13-15, 2015.
George Evans, University of Oregon and University of St. Andrews Roger Guesnerie, Collège de France and Paris School of Economics Bruce McGough, University of Oregon Bruce Preston, University of Melbourne
PDF of program available here.