Welcome to the Department of Economics

Due to the circumstances surrounding COVID-19, staff in the Department of Economics will be working remotely, and are not available for face-to-face meetings. You can, however, reach us by email at lapsecon@yorku.ca, or you could leave a message at 416-736-5083. Staff will be monitoring both routinely Monday to Friday during regular working hours, 8:30am to 4:30pm.
If you are an ECON major seeking academic advice, please book an Advising Appointment. By booking this advising appointment, you are letting us know that you would like an advisor to connect with you. We will email you prior to the appointment time, and we will respond to your enquiries by email. Please check the email that you have on file with York University as this is the email we will be using to reach out to you.
NOTE: Drop-In Advising has been suspended.
PASS FINAL EXAM Review Sessions' Schedule - Winter 2020 (updated April 1, 2020)
Please remember to keep checking your emails and the University Coronavirus Information and Update website for information and announcements.

Over the last decade, York University has made a sustained commitment to ensure that the department continues to be one of the best in the country – and this commitment continues. We have introduced various new successful programs and added new professors over the period and anticipate further additions. Indeed, the Department is an inclusive, stimulating, rewarding and intellectually exciting place to be.

Our faculty members continue to distinguish themselves in research and research grants achievements. To see a recent ranking of the Department of Economics at York, please follow this link. Browse the areas of interest and selected recent publications of our faculty members. The diversity and quality of our research is evident.

An information session for Economic students considering pursuing a Masters (MA) degree in Economics at York University will be held on Wednesday October 3, 2-3pm, in HNE 034.
For more information on the MA program visit our website at http://economics.gradstudies.yorku.ca/