News and Events
March 30, 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.
March 28, 2020
March 21, 2020
Sarah Tinsley, a fourth-year student in the Georgia Institute of Technology School of Economics, was awarded the 2020 Joseph K. Heyman Scholarship from the Atlanta Economics Club.
March 19, 2020
With the addition of four new faculty, the School of Economics is offering a number of new undergraduate courses for Fall 2020.
February 27, 2020
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.
February 26, 2020
The Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts at Georgia Tech has continued to grow in size and influence, and a new faculty development program designed to encourage mentorship and collaboration across disciplines could create even more exciting scholarship.
February 20, 2020
Thousands of people focused on the future of Georgia Tech by helping us complete phase one — visioning and drafting — of Georgia Tech’s strategic planning process. Now, the process moves into the goal-setting phase that will include an opportunity for review and input from the Georgia Tech community.
January 29, 2020
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 Economics Doctoral Student Co-Authors Paper on Solar Geoengineering in ‘Nature Communications’
January 13, 2020
Solar geoengineering—the intentional reflection of sunlight away from the Earth’s surface—may reduce income inequality among countries, according to a new paper co-authored by a Georgia Institute of Technology School of Economics Ph.D. student who conducted his research while a visiting student at the University of California San Diego.
January 10, 2020
Associate Professor, Shatakshee Dhongde, has been appointed as a Fellow with the Society for Economic Measurement.
April 23, 2020, 9:00 am - April 25, 2020, 4:00 pm
Location: GSU College of Law (Apr 23-24); GSU Indian Creek Lodge (Apr 25)
Second Annual Atlanta Global Studies Symposium | April 23-25, 2020
2020 Theme: Advancing the Vision for UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Education, Rsearch and Community Engagement
This signature Atlanta Global Stuies Center (AGSC) event fosters collaboration among institutions of higher education, the public and the community, and the k-12 sector in the Atlanta region and beyond.
Thursday, April 23: A kick-off event including an “Emerging Global Issues Forum” and keynote presentation, a “Global Careers Panel” for students, and a networking reception. Location: GSU’s College of Law, Park Place.
Friday, April 24: Parallel sessions featuring topics in global collaborative education and research, global economic development, political instability and conflict, human trafficking, peace education, climate crisis/climate action, urban water crisis, and international education and virtual exchange. Location: GSU’s College of Law, Park Place.
Saturday, April 25: A dedicated professional development workshop for K-12 educators. Location: GSU’s Indian Creek Lodge, Dekalb County.
March 28, 2020, 6:00 pm - April 30, 2020, 7:00 pm
The National Economic Education Delegation (NEED) will discuss the Coronavirus and its impact on the economy.