Department Head | Dr. Lee Craig, Alumni Distinguished Professor
The faculty of the Department of Economics at North Carolina State University in the Poole College of Management has a national reputation for excellence in research and teaching. In their teaching, the economics faculty members prepare students for careers in finance, public policy, government, law, and international trade. Many pursue graduate studies and work in academia, research and private industry as consultants and analysts. Learn More
PhD Job Candidates
We are pleased to present our current job market candidates. As a group, they have much experience in presenting and publishing their research and in teaching. Please feel free to review each candidate’s personal webpage by clicking on the student’s name. You may contact the candidates directly via email, or contact the Graduate Economics Program Director Xiaoyong Zheng for more information about the candidates.
Economics Department News
Oct 15, 2019
Dean Buckless of NC State Poole College of Management Joins Leaders in Signing Open Letter Calling for Substantial Policy Change in U.S. Approach to High-Skilled Immigration
Dean Frank Buckless of NC State University, Poole College of Management recently signed an open letter to U.S. policymakers released today in conjunction with a new white paper from the...
Oct 8, 2019
Melissa Hart Discusses Credit Cards for Those with No Credit
Melissa Hart, a senior lecturer in finance, offers her expert insight on the benefits of credit cards for those with no credit.
Sep 26, 2019
NC State Economics Professor Clark Received $2 Million Grant to Study Americans’ Financial Health in Retirement
NC State Economics Professor Robert Clark and colleagues from George Washington University and the University of Pennsylvania are the recipients of a $2 million grant to research the financial health...