About the Department of Economics
Welcome to the Department of Economics of the University at Albany, State University of New York.
Our Department has a strong faculty engaged in a wide range of applied and theoretical research.
Read more about the Economics Department here.
News and Events
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Exchange Program with Tohoku University in Japan
The Department of Economics at the University at Albany has started an exchange program with the
Faculty of Economics at Tohoku University in Sendai City, Japan, involving both faculty and
students. Read more about this program here
Pong S. Lee Award
The Department is seeking donations to establish the Pong S.Lee Award
for outstanding research by Ph.D. students. The award is named for the
late Professor Pong Lee, a long-time faculty member instrumental in
building the Department and the Ph.D. program. Individuals wishing to
support this award should make a donation
to the Pong Lee Memorial Fund
through the University at Albany Foundation.
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