Leslie Gordon — First act: Completing Carolina Economics. Second act: Staffing Wall Street.

Leslie Peyton came to Carolina without set plans for the future — and then she met Economics!  She’s now a senior partner in Korn Ferry’s New York City office, and specializes in … Continued



Siddhartha Biswas is named the 2017/2018 Gallman Graduate Scholar

Mr. Siddhartha (Sid) Biswas, a current graduate student in Economics at Carolina, has been named the Gallman Graduate Scholar in Economics for 2017-2018. Sid is a third-year student in the Ph.D. … Continued



Karlye Dilts-Stedman among the Nobel Laureates: the Lindau meetings

Karlye Dilts-Stedman, a graduate student in the Economics Department, was selected to participate in the 6th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences held from 22 – 26 August 2017 in Lindau, Germany. … Continued



The Second Annual Team Tiago Match

The faculty and grad students of the Economics Department took to the pitch on 12 May for the second annual Team Tiago soccer match.  Both teams wore their “Team Tiago” jerseys … 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



Gender and Confidence: A Talk with Dr. Elizabeth Dickinson to the Women in Economics Club

On February 9, the Women in Economics group gathered in Gardner for their first official meeting. The topic of the day was Gender and Confidence. Dr. Elizabeth Dickinson, a Clinical Assistant … Continued



Economics Grad Students Win Summer Internships

Three of our graduate students received macroeconomics-oriented summer internships this year. Karlye Dilts Stedman will be a research intern in the Western Hemisphere Department of the International Monetary Fund. Her current … Continued



Ning Fu

Ning Fu named Gallman Graduate Scholar in Economics

Ms. Ning Fu, a current graduate student in Economics at Carolina, has been named the Gallman Graduate Scholar in Economics for 2015-2016. Robert Gallman was a nationally recognized researcher on … Continued



Hooding ceremony

Graduation 2015: the Hooding Ceremony

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



Competition on the pitch

Our end-of-year events are not all formal-attire ceremonies.  In early May our graduate students faced off against the faculty in a “friendly” soccer match.   The faculty brought their game … Continued