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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

Student Pathways

Between combined majors, co-ops, PlusOne programs, research opportunities, service learning, student groups, study abroad, and much more, no two CSSH students take the same path to graduation.

Administrative Contacts

Robert Triest, Chair (617-373-7852)

Cheryl Fonville, Administrative Officer (617-373-2872)
Jacquaetta Hester:  Graduate Administration Coordinator (617-373-2871)
Kathleen Downey: Marketing Assistant (617-373-2887)
Katie Thorp: Administrative Assistant (617-373-2882)

Our staff is available in 301 Lake Hall from 9am-5pm, Monday through Friday. Please do not hesitate to reach out.

Academic Program Directors

MS Program

Jun Ma, MS Program Director

Aysen Tanyeri-Abur, MS Program Associate Director

PhD Program

Silvia Prina, PhD Program Director

Undergraduate Program

Gustavo Vicenti, Undergraduate Director