Skip to main content
Sign In

University of Colorado Denver College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Economics Logo
 
Economics
Apply Now - Bachelor'sApply Now - Master'sExplore CoursesGive to Economics

Quick Links:

​​​

Contact Info

Department of Economics

Mailing Address:
Department of Economics
University of Colorado Denver
Campus Box 181
P.O. Box 173364
Denver, CO 80217-3364

Physical location:
University of Colorado Denver
1380 Lawrence St., Suite 460
Phone: (303) 315-2030
Fax: (303) 315-2048
Email: Christine Lukvec

​​

Department of Economics

Decision Points

Many people think economics is about money, but it's broader than that: it's the study of how decisions get made. Thought of that way, there's no human endeavor that can't be analyzed—and, with effort, improved—by economic analysis. The faculty of the CU Denver Economics Department have delved into subjects as superficially diverse as infant nutrition, intermarriage, sports, gift-giving...the list goes on.

An undergraduate or graduate degree in economics is superb preparation for a wide range of careers in addition to business. The analytical and quantitative skill you'll acquire are in high demand in the job market.

News and Events

New Study: Internet job search reduces unemployment duration

Fall 2014 Seminars 

In The News

Hani Mansour: Publishes on the economics of age gaps and marriage

Men and women who are married to spouses of similar ages are smarter, more successful and more attractive compared to couples with larger age gaps, according to a paper from CU Denver Economics Assistant Professor Hani Mansour and co-author Terra McKinnish, associate professor of Economics at CU-Boulder.

Learn more

Friedson awarded Richard Musgrave Prize

It was recently announced that Andrew Friedson, Assistant Professor of Economics, will be awarded the prestigious Richard Musgrave Prize by the National Tax Association at their annual meeting on November 13,2014. The Musgrave prize is awarded to the most outstanding paper published in the National Tax Journal each year.

Learn more

​​​​​

UCD Economics on FacebookUCD Economics on Twitter