• Faculty
    Featuring a world-class faculty and individualized attention, the doctoral program is the centerpiece of the department. Students share academic and collegial connections with their professors, who guide them through thought-provoking research and an intense curriculum.
  • Undergraduate
    At Johns Hopkins, the undergraduate study of economics offers students dynamic classroom interactions that explore important economic problems and provide the tools needed to address them—in theory and in practice.
  • Alumni
    Department of Economics alumni are leaders in their fields. Students are frequently appointed to esteemed academic institutions, think tanks, government research positions, and investment banks around the world.

Department News and Announcements

November 17, 2016

Congratulations to Our Champions

JHU Kickball Champions

Two times in a row! Our Economics Department won the JHU Kickball Championship in late September and last night our team won the JHU Intramural 3vs3 Basketball League. Kudos to our teams! See the photo gallery for more pictures of our winners.


October 31, 2016

Congratulations to our recent PhDs!

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Congratulations to Jiaxiong Yao, Yiyang Li, Yajing Jiang, Alexandria Zhang, Metin Uyanik,  and Mikhail Smirnov, who all successfully defended their dissertations.


October 17, 2016

New Doctoral Students Welcome Party

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The Department of Economics welcomed our incoming class of doctoral students in the annual department celebration in September. The incoming class consists of 8 students from the United States and 3 other countries.


October 12, 2016

Congratulations to our recent PhDs!

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Congratulations to Marco Cornia, Sevcan Yesiltas, Ryan Bush, Burcin Kisacikoglu, Boqun Wang and  Sang Ah Lee, who all successfully defended their dissertations.