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The mission of the Department of Economics is to teach students to be critical thinkers and to use the discipline of economics to analyze and solve problems associated with important economic, political and social issues. Learn more >

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Tufts University
Department of Economics
8 Upper Campus Road
Braker Hall
Medford, MA 02155
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Office: 617.627.3560
Fax: 617.627.3917

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Braker Hall

News & Announcements

Wenfeng Qiu, a second year student in our MS in Economics program, took second place in the 2015 Tufts Graduate Student Research Symposium Prize Competition for ten minute research presentations. Read more >

On Wednesday, 13 May, our own Gib Metcalf will receive this year's Tufts Distinguished Scholar Award. Read more >

Gilbert E. Metcalf was recently named to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Advisory Panel on Economy-Wide Modeling of the Benefits and Costs of Environmental Regulation. Read more >

Gilbert Metcalf was recently quoted in the Boston Globe article "Jack up the federal gas tax now."

Melissa McInerney is one of just seven scholars recently selected for a highly competitive 2015 Department of Labor Scholars grant. Read more >

Margaret McMillan was interviewed by Tufts Now for the article "The Other Cost of Ebola".

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