2019-20 Seminar Series
Friday, November 15 Jeffrey Wooldridge of Michigan State University will present Robust and Efficient Estimation of Potential Outcome Means Under Random Assignment. Friday, December 6 Leah Boustan of Princeton will present Streets of Gold: Immigration and the American Dream over Two Centuries. Watch the seminar schedule for upcoming seminars.
Fall 2019 Classes
Fall classes end on Thursday, December 12. Check out other important dates for the upcoming semester on the Academic Calendar.
Winter 2019 Department Commencement
The Economics Winter Commencement Ceremony will be Thursday, December 19, 2019, 2:30–4:00 p.m. in Muenzinger E050. Doors open at 2:00 p.m., refreshments will be served, and the professional photographer will be Grad Images.
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Eaton Travel Sabbaticals Program
The Eaton Travel Sabbaticals are to be awarded to undergraduate students majoring in Economics, Anthropology, or History who have completed at least three academic years of full time study, at least two years of which must have been completed at the university, and who desire prior to graduation to broaden their knowledge in a culture and learning environment different from their own. Preference will be given to students who have a creative and well designed plan of unconventional study and travel in a non-traditional environment, especially those which would take place in the southern or eastern hemispheres. Application Deadline: March 31, 2020 for 2020 Summer & Fall Study Abroad.
Spring 2020 Department Commencement
The Economics Spring Commencement Ceremony will be Thursday, May 7, 2020, 4:30–6:00 p.m., doors open at 3:30 p.m. in Macky Auditorium. Refreshments will be served, and the professional photographer will be Grad Images.
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