Department of Economics

Princeton Review University of Southern Maine Best in Northeast 2014 sticker logo imageThe undergraduate program in economics provides practical preparation for a variety of careers as well as for graduate study in economics, business administration, public policy, and lawEconomics is a social science and as such is best studied in the context of broader exposure to the liberal arts and sciences.

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USM Economics Huskies!—Spring 2015 Open Registration begins 12/1/2014. View details on Facebook at:
MICHAEL HILLARD, professor of economics, won the Best Article of 2013 award!
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View video recordings on YouTubeTM of Dr. Richard Wolff's and Dr. Harriet Fraad's April 2014 highly popular lectures. Topic -- "Capitalism Hits the Fan: The Personal and Societal Effects of the 2008 Economic Crisis."

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