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What is the optimal allocation of resources? Is public policy working? How do markets operate? Understand the critical issues; challenge conventional wisdom.
Economists ask the hard questions. How do some countries grow rich while others stay poor? How do you measure happiness?
Bachelor of International Economics
The Bachelor of International Economics is a new and distinct four-year, full-time degree program.
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“World Happiness Report” Wins Betterment of the Human Condition Award
Mind the Parental Work Gap
A Chat with Thomas Lemieux, VSE’s New Director
BIE Named ‘Standout Program’ by Maclean’s Universities Guide
2014 Gideon Rosenbluth Memorial Lecture with Emmanuel Saez
Income and Wealth Inequality: Evidence and Policy Implications
2014 Woodward Lecture: Inequality in Health at Birth: Why is it Falling in the U.S.?
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Bachelor in International Economics