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  • Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Faculty Promotions

    March 30, 2020

    Ivan Allen College Faculty Promotions Spring 2020

    The Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts Dean's Office announces that five associate professors have been promoted to professors; one associate professor has received tenure; and six assistant professors have been promoted to associate and received tenure.

  • Congrats to Rick Tuley and Abby Burke

    March 28, 2020

    Congrats to Rick Tuley and Abby Burke
    Congratulations to Rick Tuley and Abby Burke from the entire School of Economics family! Our amazing past and current students continue to reach for the highest stars!
  • Fall 2020 New Courses!

    March 19, 2020

    School of Economics Undergraduate Courses

    With the addition of four new faculty, the School of Economics is offering a number of new undergraduate courses for Fall 2020.

  • Econ Students Excel at IAC Grad Paper Conference

    February 27, 2020

    Vikrant Kamble, Tony Harding, Xiaoyu Dong, Archana Ghodeswar

    The School of Economics had a strong presence at this year’s Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts CRIDC Graduate Student Paper Conference held at Georgia Tech on January 31, 2020.

  • Besedes Publishes Research on Multilateral Environmental Agreements

    January 29, 2020

    Tibor Besedes

    The International Tax and Public Finance journal has accepted for publication a new paper by Tibor Besedes, an associate professor in the School of Economics, which examines the economic determinants of multilateral environmental agreements. The paper was co-authored with Erik P. Johnson, a former faculty member in SOE, and Xinping Tian, a Ph.D. alumnus of SOE.  

  • Georgia Tech Partners with Universities, UN on Sustainable Development Goals

    September 23, 2019

    Associate Professor Shatakshee Dhondge, pictured right of President Ángel Cabrera

    Three faculty from the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts are among the representatives from leading world universities — including Georgia Tech and three Ivan Allen College facutly — will convene today, September 23, at Rutgers University - Newark to participate in the University Global Compact (UGC)’s 17 Rooms-U, hosted in partnership with the United Nations.

  • An 'Interdisciplinary Ecosystem'

    September 9, 2019

    Omar Issac Asensio and Danny R. Hughes

    Two Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts teams move into the Coda building to continue their innovative research using data analytics to solve problems in health care, energy, and more.

  • Besedes Joins NPR’s 1A Show as Guest Panelist

    August 12, 2019

    Tibor Besedes
    Associate Professor Tibor Besedes joined a panel of experts to talk about the economy on 1a, a radio show syndicated by NPR. The episode, entitled "Smarten Up About the Economy," aired on July 30.