The economics department provides mentorship and academic support to help students achieve their goals.
Curious about awards and honors for economics students? See award descriptions below.
|Professor||Teaching and Research Areas||Office||Office Hours (Spring '21)|
Environment, Recycling, Energy, and Climate Policy
|Lesley Chiou||Industrial Organization, Information and Technology, and Arts & Media Markets||Fowler 221||
|Daron Djerdjian||Trade, Political Economy, Development, and Austrian Economics||Fowler 413||
|Jorgen Harris||Labor and Economics of the Family||Fowler 208||
Mondays 9:30-10:30 AM
“Funzoom” open office hour:
|Andrew Jalil||Macroeconomics, Economic History, Financial Crises, and the Great Depression||Fowler 215||
Regular Office Hour #1: Thursdays from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm.
Additional office hours, held each week, at rotating timings, are posted on my webpage: https://www.oxy.edu/academics/faculty/andrew-jalil
|Brandon Lehr||Microeconomic Theory, Public Economics, and Behavioral Economics||Fowler 217||
General Open OH: Tuesdays 12:30-1:15pm
By-Appointment OH: Fridays 2-2:45pm Booking Info
|Mary Lopez||Labor, Immigration, Race, Gender, and Poverty||Fowler 214||
1. Tuesdays 10:00-11:00am PST
Or, email email@example.com to set up an appointment.
|Glenn Mitchell||Applied Microeconomics, Law and Economics||
|Jesse Mora||International Trade, Development, and Applied Microeconomics||Fowler 216||
Group Office Hours : Tues/Thurs 09:55 - 10:25 am, 11:40 - 12:10 pm
Preset one-on-one meeting: Booking Info.
If my appointment times don't work for you, let me know and we can find a time that works for both of us.
|Diana Ngo||Applied Microeconomics, Development, and Health||Fowler 213||
250-Focused Open OH: Thursdays 2:30-3:30pm, Fridays 12:00-1:30pm
498-Appointment OH: Wednesdays, 2:00-4:00pm, Thursdays, 2:10-2:30pm, 3:30-3:50pm Booking Info
Anyone By-Appointment OH: Wednesdays, 4:00-4:50pm, 3:50-4:30pm
|Daryl Ono||Accounting and Corporate Finance||Fowler 206|
|Woody Studenmund||Applied Econometrics and Managerial Economics||Fowler 224||On leave|
|Victoria Umanskaya||Environmental & Resource Economics and International Trade||Fowler 412||
|Kirsten Wandschneider||European Monetary and Financial History, International Macroeconomics, Development of Financial Institutions and Markets||Fowler 224||
|Kevin M. Williams||Education, Applied Econometrics, Data Science, and Labor||Fowler 225||On leave|
|Jason Wong||Aviation and Regional Economies, Environmental Economics, Development Policy, and the Economics of Language||Fowler 223||
- Bennett W. Schwartz Award. This award is given to a graduating senior majoring in Economics who is deemed outstanding and best in his or her class by the department faculty.
- Outstanding Junior Award. This award recognizes juniors who have distinguished themselves for outstanding academic achievement and potential. (Note: For the purpose of this award, "juniors" are students we expect to graduate in the academic year following the one when we consider them for the award.)
- Jim Halstead Award. This award recognizes an Economics major (in any class) for outstanding contributions to helping others learn economics. The Department faculty selects the winner from a pool of candidates nominated by Oxy students who have taken classes in Economics.
- Betty Tracy Award. This award is given to an Economics major (in any class) for outstanding service to the Department.
- Best Honors Thesis. This award recognizes the honors thesis that the department faculty judge to be of the highest quality among those awarded College Honors.
- College Honors. Seniors may receive College Honors through excellent performance throughout the major, including their performance on their senior comprehensives, and approval of the department. To be considered for admission to the Honors Program, students must have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher both in Economics and overall by the end of their junior year.
- Departmental Letter of Commendation. Seniors who do not receive College Honors will be considered for this recognition if they have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher both in Economics and overall.
- "Pass with Distinction" on the Senior Comprehensives. Seniors will be considered for this recognition if they receive a grade of A- or above in their Senior Seminar or Senior Thesis (Economics 495 or 490).
- Selection for membership in Omicron Delta Epsilon, the international honor society for Economics. Seniors will be eligible for selection if their academic standing is in the upper one-third of the class of graduating Economics majors.