May 29, 2020

Dear Economics students,

We hope that you are healthy and doing well. As we are heading towards the summer, kindly note that the Well-Informed Economist will be on hiatus until August 2020. Please contact us at 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 summer.

Fall term information

Most courses will be offered online for the Fall 2020 term. Please keep informed of Concordia's response to the COVID crisis and of our planning for the Fall term.

Academic advising

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

New courses, Department of Economics

The Department of Economics had to consolidate its schedule for the Fall semester in response to the current circumstances. New sections of ECON 221, 301, and 303 are available, as well as ECON 436 (536) The Economics of Taxation.

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 summer is a great time to perfect your skills: study tips, time management best practices, professional skills development...the Student Success Centre has it all! Consult their events calendar, view their online resources, or speak with a learning specialist or career advisor.

CU at home

Take a look at Concordia's programming of webinars, special events, and workshops, all offered online to the university community.

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