About

The Department of Economics on the Rutgers Newark campus is composed of research-active faculty dedicated to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Whether you are headed to the job market or graduate school, Economics (the only social science with a Nobel Prize) may be the ideal major or minor for you. 

 

How You Will Learn

The Department of Economics is one of the core social science departments within the School of Arts & Sciences-Newark at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. 

The department offers both a major and minor in economics leading toward the BA degree. We also maintain an MA program in economics and an accelerated 5-year BA/MA program. 

Please contact the department at economics_sasn@newark.rutgers.edu with any questions or concerns.

Resources for Students

 

Faculty

James VanderHoff

James VanderHoff

Professor of Economics

Jason Barr

Jason Barr

Professor of Economics

Majid Sani

Majid Sani

Part-time Lecturer

Davood Taree

Davood Taree

Part-time Lecturer