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The Economics Department at Fordham University is composed of a dynamic community of scholars who strive to provide the highest quality instruction to our graduate and undergraduate students, produce innovative and cutting-edge research, and propel the discipline forward through leadership and service in professional communities. Please read more about our programs and department on our About Us page!

Seminar Series Lectures

Thank you to all participants and speakers during our Spring 2021 Seminar Series. Come back this Fall for our Fall 2021 lineup!

More on the Seminar Series page.


Following guidance from Fordham University and New York State, the Economics Department is running under a revised schedule of operations aimed at adhering to social distancing guidelines.

Spring 2021: We are pleased to announce that Dr. Arunima Sinha will be the new director of Graduate Studies beginning in July 2021!

September 2020: We are excited to welcome a new faculty member as an Assistant Professor of Economics. Pablo Schenone joins us from the California Institute of Technology and the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. A theorist, Dr. Schenone’s research spans decision theory, game theory, networks, and matching. Learn more about Dr. Schenone!

Contact Us

Chair of Department of Economics
Johanna Francis, Ph.D.
E-507 Dealy Hall

Associate Chair, Lincoln Center
Jerome Lahaye, Ph.D.
924 Lowenstein Bldg

Associate Chair, Undergraduate Studies
Mary Burke, Ph.D.
E-503 Dealy Hall

Director of Graduate Studies (M.A., Ph.D. Programs)
Arunima Sinha, Ph.D.

Executive Secretary
Kerri Maguire
113 West 60th St. - Rm. 924
New York, NY 10023
Fax: 212-636-7153

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