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

 

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Economics

360 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Hill Hall
Newark, NJ 07102
United States

Tel: 973-353-5259
Fax: 973-353-5819

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Faculty

Julia Schwenkenberg

Julia Schwenkenberg

Associate Professor of Economics

Vlad Manole

Vlad Manole

Associate Professor of Economics and Chair

Jason Barr

Jason Barr

Professor of Economics

Peter Loeb

Peter Loeb

Professor of Economics