The Department of Economics produces research identifying national and state economic trends that inform the policy debate.


We work in conjunction with the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research and the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy.


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UT Economist Joins Fortune 100 CEOs on White House Advisory Board

Wanamaker will join the CEOs of prominent companies, other private sector professionals, state governors, and leaders of education institutions and nonprofits.

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