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Economic literacy is essential to a liberal arts education because it provides a framework for understanding the forces that shape the global economy and society in which we live, as well as a systematic approach to decision making on both a personal and an institutional level.

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The mission of the Department of Economics is to create new economic knowledge and disseminate economic knowledge to our students and colleagues, the citizens of Kansas, and the world.

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The Department of Economics offers three undergraduate degrees, two certifications, a Master of Arts degree, and a Ph.D. program.

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Dr. Tarun Sabarwal presents a research seminar to faculty and students in Electrical and Computer Engineering at UC Santa Barbara on January 23, 2023.   
Dr. Tarun Sabarwal presented his research on contagion in networks with global effects at the 17th Annual Conference on Economic Growth and Development, ISI Delhi. View the conference website.

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