Department of Economics

Department of Economics



The Department of Economics in the Faculty of Public Affairs at Carleton University is a research-intensive academic unit that houses the Centre for Monetary and Financial Economics (CMFE) and offers a Ph.D. program in economics jointly with its counterpart at the University of Ottawa, an M.A. program in economics with an optional concentration in financial economics or an optional collaborative specialization in data science or African studies, a Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Economics, and a diverse set of undergraduate degree programs including B.A. Honours in Economics or Applied Economics with various optional concentrations, B.A. Honours in Economics with Specialization in Quantitative and Mathematical Economics, B.A. Combined Honours in Economics or Applied Economics and one of numerous other disciplines, and B.G.In.S. Honours with Specialization in International Economic Policy or Global Development.



Professor Frances Woolley weighs in on RRIF debate

Frances Woolley, “RRIF debate: It’s just good old-fashioned tax avoidance,” The Globe and Mail online at More

Monday, April 20th, 2015 in Economics News Feed for all posts filed under Economics News


Professor Vivek Dehejia on potential fresh start for Canada-India relationship

Vivek Dehejia and Rupa Subramanya, “Harper-Modi combo bodes well for Canada-India relationship: Stephen Harper and Narendra Modi represent a fresh start for a relationship that has been rocky for many years,” Toronto Star, p. A19 and online at (also published on 14 April 2015... More

Thursday, April 9th, 2015 in Economics News Feed for all posts filed under Economics News


CUES-CGES End-of-Year Celebration: Wine and Cheese Event

An enthusiastic and animated group of undergraduate and graduate economics students, in combination with a goodly sprinkling of faculty, staff, and alumni, attended this year’s joint Carleton Undergraduate Economics Society (CUES) and Carleton Graduate Economics Society (CGES) end-of-year... More

Monday, April 6th, 2015 in Economics News Feed for all posts filed under Economics News


Professor Radovan Vadovič builds world-class economics lab

“Our Monthly Profile of an FPA Researcher: Radovan Vadovič,” FPA Voices: Faculty of Public Affairs in Review, March 2015, p. 7 at More

Friday, March 27th, 2015 in Economics News Feed for all posts filed under Economics News

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Seminar with Yoosoon Chang of Indiana U.

Friday, April 24 - 10:00 AM


Thesis defence of Xiaonan Li

Monday, May 04 - 9:30 AM


Thesis defence of Zhenjiang Lin

Tuesday, May 05 - 10:00 AM

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