Ph.D. in Economics

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Our Ph.D. in Economics is unique in its focus on the common globalization and innovation issues that interconnect environmental economics, industrial organization, and international economics. The program emphasizes the economic forces that generate the impetus for individuals to compete globally and analyzes the interrelated effects that these forces have on the environment, international trade, and the behavior of firms in a variety of industrial sectors.

There is an increasing demand for advanced economists who have the training and skill sets to think through these interrelated issues more carefully. The Ph.D. in Economics at Georgia Institute of Technology will prepare students to meet this increasing demand.

To be considered, applications must be completed with all supplemental materials submitted to the Georgia Tech Office of Graduate Studies by the posted deadline.

As of April 4, 2018, applications for Fall 2018 are no longer being reviewed and students are encouraged to apply for the Fall 2019 semester.