THE LATEST FROM ECONOMICS
August 25, 2020

Dear Economics students,

We hope that you are healthy and doing well. Please contact us at econ.fas@concordia.ca for any questions about our department and its programs, and consider joining the LinkedIn group for faculty, staff, and students in Economics for up-to-date news. On behalf of everyone in the department, we wish you a happy and safe semester.

Concordia Orientation

New students, welcome to Concordia! Take a look at the university's orientation activities coming up on September 1 and 3.

Birks Student Centre gradually reopening

The Birks Student Centre offers some services online or by appointment, such as the Student ID card. Review their Online Services page to see what is available, and how to book an appointment

Academic advising

Do you have a question about your program? The Department of Economics maintains regular academic advising for undergraduate and graduate students online.

New courses and list of topics, Department of Economics

Still building your schedule? New sections of ECON 221, 301, and 303 are available, as well as ECON 398 Economics of Fiscal & Monetary Union and ECON 436 (536) The Economics of Taxation. On the graduate side, ECON 695 Special Topics include Empirical Industrial Organization, Economic Design, Computational Economics, and the Economics of Education and Human Capital.

Join Team ECON for the 31st edition of the Concordia Shuffle

The Shuffle is going virtual: join Team ECON in raising funds to support our students.

Job and internship opportunities in Economics

Are you looking for an opportunity to get professional experience in Economics? Consult this list for some ideas.

Student Success Centre

The SSC's Fall calendar is out: study tips, time management best practices, professional skills development...they have it all! Consult their events calendar, view their online resources, or speak with a learning specialist or career advisor.

Take the Leap! program

This innovative, award-winning program enables students to develop resilience, clarity, and their own potential...in 30 minutes a week!

Online version