Economics in the Airline Industry

  Charles Duncan UNC Alum and Chief Strategy Office EVP of WestJet       Title of the talk: How his economics degree is used everyday to stay ahead of … Continued



UNC Economics in Croatia

Dr. Rita Balaban, along with a group of students from the UNC Economics department, completed a 6-week immersive experience in Croatia, from May 14-June 20, 2018. The study abroad trip … Continued



The Credential in Quantitative Financial Economics Ramps Up

UNC Economics began a new experiment in advanced undergraduate education in 2016.  With the financial support of the Nasdaq Educational Foundation, we created the Credential in Quantitative Financial Economics (QFE).  … Continued



Peter Blair Henry: this year’s Distinguished Alumnus Award

October 12 is University Day.  It is the one day each year that we remember UNC’s roots as the first public university.  On that day we also recognize alumni and … Continued



Anessa Custovic: Econ grad student on the go

Anessa Custovic is a third-year graduate student in Economics.  Her specialty is econometrics – the study of empirical methods in economics – and she has had a busy summer.  Her … Continued



Women in Economics: a club for all of us

The Women in Economics Club (or WIE, for short)  is made up of women with a mission.  These are undergraduate Economics majors who love the subject matter of Economics and are … Continued



What is Economics?

It’s that time of year again:  selecting courses for next semester!  And whether you have already decided to major in economics, are taking a few courses to see if you … Continued