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The Department of Economics has been rated #1 in the state of Oregon for economics majors by online career resource Zippa!

Welcome to the Department of Economics at Portland State University! The Department offers a wide range of courses and a variety of academic degrees, including BachelorsMasters, and a four-course Graduate Certificate in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics geared toward professionals in the field and Masters Degree students. 

We encourage you to attend our seminars. Presentations are given by invited outside speakers and PSU faculty members on a variety of policy-oriented as well as theoretical topics. You can also subscribe to our list serve and receive information on department events, scholarships and internship opportunities.

We look forward to seeing you at The Department of Economics!


Street Address:
1721 SW Broadway, Cramer Hall
Suite 241
Portland, OR 97201

Mailing Address:
PO Box 751
Portland, OR 97207-0751

Tel:  503-725-3915
Fax: 503-725-3945

If you would like news about seminars and job opportunities, please join the PSU Department of Economics Listserve, follow us on twitter @pdxecon or join the Department of Economics Facebook group.

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