The research interests and areas of expertise of the faculty members of KU’s Department of Economics range from broad theoretical and policy applications to economic history to theoretical statistics. The professional experiences of members of the faculty include consultation to the World Bank and research and consulting connections to KU’s Institute for Public Policy and Business Research.
The Department of Economics at the University of Kansas, offers a Master of Arts degree and a Doctor of Philosophy degree, and in conjunction with the KU Law School, a program in which one can obtain the Master of Arts and Juris Doctor degrees. M.A. students may also combine their study of economics with a variety of other disciplines. Ph.D. students may choose from a variety of specialties within Economics. We invite you to explore our web site and learn more about our department, programs and people. We hope you will agree that KU would be a great place for you to pursue your interest in Economics.