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, Boyd Center Professor Named Co-editor of Economics Journal

Celeste Carruthers will help oversee the peer review process for studies submitted to the Economics of Education Review.

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