Welcome to the School of Economics

The Georgia Tech School of Economics provides a crucial foundation for solving the complex challenges facing our world. Our faculty and students pursue cost-effective and sustainable solutions to human-centered problems. By bridging social concerns, technology, and economics, we develop solutions that improve the human condition.


Faculty Highlight

Mayra Pineda-Torres

Assistant Professor Mayra Pineda-Torres researches topics related to women's and teenagers' welfare, such as the health and economic implications of access to reproductive healthcare.

Student Highlight

Rupkatha Banerjee

President of the GT ODE economics honor society, Rupkatha Banerjee, reflects on her experience in the School of Economics and shares her advice for new students and goals for the future.

More Featured People

Alumni Highlight

Chalinda Dilesh Weerasinghe

Chalinda Dilesh Weerasinghe is a senior economist at the Alaska Department Of Natural Resources, Division of Oil and Gas, were he works as a commercial analyst. In 2023, he co-founded Equilibria Group Inc., a technology company.

Upcoming Events

  • Tuesday April 23 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Webinar

    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM


    Attending an Ivan Allen College webinar lets you gain a sense of what it's really like to study here and be part of our community from …

  • Thursday April 25 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

    Employee and Student Awards Ceremony and End of the Year Celebration

    11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

    Location: Bill Moore Student Success Center

    Please join us for the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts' End of the Year Celebration on Thursday, April 25, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 …

  • Thursday April 25 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    4th Annual SEEDS Conference

    2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Location: Exhibition Hall

    The 4th Annual SEEDS Conference will bring together social scientists from a variety of fields, including economics, international …

  • Wednesday April 24 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

    IAC Finals Rejuvenation Stations

    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

    Location: Various IAC Student Lounges

    IAC Students: Stop by your School's student lounge to pick up some treats and goodies before finals!