Professor Jon Williams featured on Microeconomics Insights

Have you ever wondered how internet service providers decide what price to set for broadband access? Professor Jon Williams of UNC Economics, along with colleagues Aviv Nevo (University of Pennsylvania) and … Continued



The Hooding Ceremony: May 2017

While the commencement ceremony in Kenan Stadium belongs to everyone, it’s clear that the undergraduates are the stars on Mother’s Day.  The day before, the graduate students have their own … Continued



Professor Toan Phan presents paper at a Conference in Santa Barbara California

Spotlight on the Faculty Dr. Toan Phan Dr. Toan Phan, recently presented his paper entitled “Bubbly Recessions” a joint work UNC graduate students Sid Biswas and Andrew Hanson. The paper was presented … Continued



Karlye Dilts-Stedman Chosen for Lindau Conference with Nobel Laureates

How will you spend your summer vacation?  Karlye Dilts-Stedman, a graduate student in the Economics Department, will be spending part of hers with the Nobel Laureates in Economics. She has … Continued



Class of 2017: Another Year Complete

Sunday, May 14, the campus of UNC-Chapel Hill was filled with the hustle and bustle of proud parents, grandparents, brothers, sisters, relatives and friends of soon-to-be Tar Heel graduates. There … Continued



2017 Triangle Microeconomics Conference

In April 2017 the UNC Economics Department hosted the second annual Triangle Microeconomics Conference. We welcomed scholars from the University of Illinois, Michigan, MIT, Ohio State, Northwestern, NYU, Penn, USC, and … Continued