Department of Economics
Department Head | Dr. Lee Craig, Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor
The faculty of the Department of Economics at North Carolina State University College of Management has a national reputation for excellence in research. Their research and teaching topics include macro-monetary economics and international economics, with a focus on such topics as economic history; population studies; aging, pension and retirement policies; CEO contests, law and economics, and industrial organization.
Economics faculty members have published in the top general interest economics journals, including the American Economic Review, Econometrica, International Economic Review, Journal of Economic Literature, Journal of Economic Perspectives, Journal of Political Economy, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Review of Economic Studies, and Review of Economics and Statistics. They also have contributed to such leading journals as American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Economic Inquiry, Economic Theory, Econometric Reviews, Econometric Theory, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Business, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Economic History, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Law and Economics, Journal of Labor, Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking.
In their teaching, the economics faculty members prepare students for careers finance, public policy, government, law, and international trade. Many pursue graduate studies and work in academia, research and private industry as consultants and analysts.
- Agricultural Economics Workshops
- Applied Microeconomics/Industrial Organization Workshops
- Finance Workshop Series
- Macro/Money/International Trade Workshops
- Triangle Econometrics Workshops