Welcome to Professor Ilias Tsiakas who joined the Department on July 1. Dr. Tsiakas was most recently Associate Professor of Finance at the University of Warwick’s Business School. We are delighted that he is joining us. His expertise in International Finance, Portfolio Choice and Financial Econometrics will substantially strengthen our complement of faculty in the field of Financial Economics.
May 10 Update: Preliminary Quantitative Methods (PQM) Online Course
To help students prepare for the M.A. Economics program, the Department of Economics offers an on-line pre-MA mathematics and statistics course. Students work at their own pace. A teaching assistant will be available to assist with any difficulties that may arise.
1) To review a series of mathematical topics and help prepare incoming MA students for graduate level courses in economics.
2) To identify students who may need additional preparation in mathematics.
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