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Welcome to the Department of Economics

Economics at Northeastern focuses on the application of economics to real-world problems of policy and business.

Experiential Academics

Administrative Contacts

The office is located in 301 Lake Hall and open Monday – Friday, 9-5.

Robert Triest, Chair (617-373-7852)

Kathleen Downey: Marketing Assistant (617-373-2887)

Katie Thorp: Administrative Assistant (617-373-2882)

Kim Han, Graduate Program Administrator (617-373-2871)


NU Library

A guide to resources in economics


Academic Program Directors

MS Program

Jun Ma, MS Program Director

Aysen Tanyeri-Abur, MS Graduate Program Associate Director

PhD Program

Silvia Prina, PhD Program Director

Undergraduate Program

Gustavo Vicenti, Undergraduate Director