The 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 law. Economics is a social science and as such is best studied in the context of broader exposure to the liberal arts and sciences.
Department of Economics
News & Events
Posted November 3, 2014
USM Economics Huskies!—Spring 2015 Advance Registration for seniors with 116+ credits begins 11/10//2014. View details on Facebook at: http://tinyurl.com/opcqgul
Posted October 6, 2014
MICHAEL HILLARD, professor of economics, won the Best Article of 2013 award!
Posted August 12, 2014
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."