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.

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Alumni Highlight

Kevin Chan

Kevin manages a product management team at Macy’s in the supply chain space, where he focuses on distribution systems such as transportation, warehousing, and shipping.

Upcoming Events

  • Friday December 15 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

    Fall 2023 Commencement - Friday Afternoon Ceremony

    2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

    Location: McCamish Pavilion

    The Fall 2023 Commencement Friday Afternoon ceremony will be held at McCamish Pavilion on Friday, Dec. 15, at 2 p.m. Gates open at …

  • Friday December 15 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM

    Fall 2023 Commencement - Ph.D. Ceremony

    9:00 AM - 11:00 PM

    Location: McCamish Pavilion

    The Fall 2022 Commencement ceremony for doctoral graduates will be held at Bobby Dodd stadium on Friday, Dec. 15, at 9 …

  • Saturday December 16 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Fall 2023 Commencement - Saturday Morning Ceremony

    9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Location: McCamish Pavilion

    The Fall 2023 Saturday Morning Commencement ceremony will be held at McCamish Pavilion on Saturday, Dec. 16, at 9 a.m. Gates open …

  • Friday January 12 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Focus 2024: Ivan Allen College Session

    8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Location: Georgia Tech Campus

    The Ivan Allen College welcomes our Focus Scholars for a campus visit, in partnership with Georgia Tech Office of Minority Educational …