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Chair’s Welcome

Robert Triest
Professor and Chair

Welcome to the Department of Economics at Northeastern’s website.

Economics at Northeastern focuses on the application of economics to real-world problems of policy and business. Our undergraduate program features co-op work experience integrated with classroom studies and undergraduate research opportunities. Our Master’s program provides students with the analytical skills and experience necessary for a wide range of jobs and career advancement. Our Ph.D. degree in applied economics readies students to lead research in government, consulting, and legal support as well as prepares them to teach economics.

Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue
301 Lake Hall
Boston, MA 02115-5000
phone: 617.373.2882
fax: 617.373.3640
email: econ@neu.edu