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Department of Economics

The Economics department leads students to a great diversity of professional opportunities for those who wish to pursue graduate education as well as for those who want to enter the workforce immediately after college.

Research and Teaching Fund

  • Named awards and prizes for student excellence
  • Development of new academic courses and programs
  • Undergraduate student support
  • Graduate student support
  • Invitation to speakers on future job opportunities for our students
  • Joint research by faculty and students

Milton and Virginia Kafoglis Nobel Laureate Lecture Series Fund:

Through the generous contribution of Dr. Milton Kafoglis, Professor Emeritus, the department established this lecture series.

More on our Featured Funds

Research and Teaching Fund: This fund plays a crucial role in the overall effort to strengthen the department and its impact on campus. The fund supports events and priorities that advance the mission and vision of the department.

Milton and Virginia Kafoglis Nobel Laureate Lecture Series Fund: The Department uses this fund to invite Nobel Laureates, prominent economists, and other experts in related fields to campus for the benefit of students, faculty and the community. Since the lecture series is funded by the interest the fund earns, additional gifts to this fund will enhance the department's ability to accomplish the goal of this fund."

Dooley’s Undergraduate Programs Challenge
Congratulations to the following funds who won the Dooley’s Undergraduate Programs Challenge. 1st place - $2000: Oxford College Scholarship, 2nd place - $1500: Emory College Scholarships, 3rd place - $1000: Oxford College Library, 4th place - $500: Student Well Being Fund
Rank Prize Undergrad Academic and Campus Programs Donors
1 $2,000 Oxford College Scholarship 50
2 $1,500 College of Arts and Sciences 21
3 $1,000 Oxford College Library 17
4 $500 Student Well-Being and Experience 16
5 School of Nursing 11
Top Donors - Departments, Centers, Programs, and Networks Leaderboard
Congratulations to the following 10 funds that won the Top Donors Leaderboard among departments, centers, programs, and networks! 1st place - $1800: Black Law Student Association, 2nd place - $1600: Youth Theological Initiative, 3rd place - $1400: Emory College Scholarships, 4th place - $1200: Volunteer Medical Interpretation Services, 5th place - $1000: Emory Crew, 6th place - $800: Student Well Being Fund, 7th place - $700: Young Democrats of Emory, 8th place - $600: Christian Life, 9th place - $500: Student Well Being Fund, 10th place - $400: Oxford College Library
Rank Prize Departments, Centers, Programs, and Networks Donors
1 $1,800 Emory Black Law Student Association 77
2 $1,600 Youth Theological Initiative 68
3 $1,400 College of Arts and Sciences 55
4 $1,200 Volunteer Medical Interpretation Services 51
5 $1,000 Club Sports 49
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