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

Christine Ries

After spending decades in business schools, Professor Ries says she came to Georgia Tech because "I saw the coming developments in economics as happening when economists confronted problems in innovation and technology."

Student Highlight

Jacob Aguirre

Undergraduate student Jacob Aguirre is completing a dual degree in Economics and Mathematics in only two and a half years! In his student profile, he shares the importance of getting involved on campus and what he plans to do in the future.

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Alumni Highlight

Shehryar Rashid

Shehryar Rashid is a field coordinator at the International Organization for Migration in South Sudan, where he supports the establishment, construction, and promotion of sustainable community infrastructure and services.

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