Our graduate programs in economics owe their strength to the quality of our research faculty, well-organized programs of study, extensive opportunities for student-faculty interaction and a diverse offering of specializations.


The MA program is a 12-month program that admits an entering class of about 50 students each year. Our graduates have been successful in gaining admission to prestigious PhD programs worldwide and in obtaining positions at government agencies, central banks, nongovernmental organizations and in the private sector.

The PhD program has about 70 students in residence and admits an entering class of about 15 students each year. Students generally complete the program in four to six years. Graduates have taken up professorships at leading universities around the world, as well as positions with government agencies, central banks and in the private sector.