Department of Economics

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Welcome to the Department of Economics

We are a growing and vibrant department providing the highest quality education, with faculty actively participating in scholarship.  Scholarship activities of our faculty members include environmental and natural resource economics, international and development economics, energy economics, economic history and economic policy. Given the breadth of expertise of our faculty, we are able to offer a wide range of courses. Our faculty is committed to foster a strong sense of community, and students enjoy extensive interaction with faculty members.  The Department of Economics at Chico State University is committed to student intellectual development. The faculty members engage their students in research projects on topics that include important contributions to local, regional, national and international issues and policy analysis.

Economics Program Portfolio

Anita Chaudhry, Jacob Jennings, and Ruben Sargsysan, all staff of the economics department

Feature Articles

Chico Economics Graduates

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The Ninth Annual Scholarship Ceremony

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

5–7 p.m. in the BMU

Guest Speaker Event: Shari McCracken

Visiting Alumna, Shari McCracken, CFO of Butte County will be a guest speaker on Wed 11/7 @ 4PM in Butte 327, Majors and Econ Club are invited