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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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From taxation to social programs, energy, the environment, global security, leadership and government, our faculty define the conversation.

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Haslam Summer Scholars Research Awards Provide Funding for 32 Leading Faculty

In its eight years, the program has provided nearly $4 million in grants for high-quality faculty research.

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