EconAid Center: A Study Space

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Need help with Econ finals? The EconAid Center is a great resource if you have questions about Econ classes. Faculty, TAs and ULAs hold office hours Monday (10am – 6pm) through Friday (10am – 3pm). The center opens on the first … Continued

Dr. Luca Flabbi featured in the Wall Street Journal

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Spotlight on the Faculty Dr. Luca Flabbi “Do Female Executives Make a Difference?” this question was the topic analysis by Dr. Luca Flabbi, and three other colleagues, Mario Macis, Andrea Moro, and Fabiano Schivardi. Their research explored the effects of … Continued

Dr. Chari presents Research at Two Academic Conferences

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Spotlight on the Faculty Dr. Anusha Chari March 20-21, XX 2017 Workshop on Advances in International Economics and Finance assembled top researchers and policy makers from the North and South America at the Central Bank of Argentina in Buenos Aires. Our … Continued

Graduation 2017

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

From the Chair of the Economics Department Congratulations, senior! You’re graduating with a degree from UNC and with a major in Economics – that is a major accomplishment!  I speak for the faculty and staff of the Economics Department in … Continued

EconAid: Study Assistance When You Need it

Friday, December 23, 2016

Remember those days before the big midterm? You’ve reviewed the book, you’ve reviewed the class notes, and now you have 15 questions about what you’ve read that you just can’t answer. You get together with your study group, but that … Continued

A Letter for the Advisory Group

Friday, December 23, 2016

  Happy holidays from Chapel Hill! You probably remember this time of year at Carolina. Your parents and friends were all holiday shopping and house-decorating, while you were attending classes and studying obsessively for your final exams. It’s rare for … Continued

In Memoriam: David McFarland

Friday, December 23, 2016

David McFarland, emeritus professor and former department chair, passed away in late October 2016 here in Chapel Hill. David received his A.B. degree from Millsaps College in 1953 and his Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University in 1963. He came to UNC … Continued