QC Economics





Congratulations Queens College Graduates!

Well wishes from the Economics Department










DECLARING A MAJOR/MINOR
DURING COVID-19

To declare an Economics Major please follow these steps!

To declare an Economics Minor please follow these steps!

APPLYING TO THE BBA PROGRAM
(see prerequisites here)

The BBA Application deadline for Fall 2021 is August 1, 2021.
To access the application form, students must first sign into their QC Student google account. For instructions, please visit the Queens College IT page and scroll down to "student resources" for a full guide on accessing your Queens College Google suite account. If you have any issues accessing you student google account, please contact the Queens College IT help desk.
Complete the BBA Application form

Note: Career Services is being run virtually. Please visit: www.qc.cuny.edu/career


CONTACTING THE DEPARTMENT

Due to the COVID-19 virus, our physical office will be closed.

COVID-19 Faculty Resource Guide

If you have questions:
- For general inquiries, such as registering for classes or about degree requirements, etc., please email the department at: econdept@qc.cuny.edu.
- If you are currently taking an economics or business class, visit our faculty page to find the email addresses of our faculty. Please feel free to send your questions to the appropriate faculty member, or to request a zoom meeting.
- If you want to declare economics as your major or minor, download the directions that appear at the top of this page.

Students looking for in-department registration for courses should email Carolina Acosta-Clark (cacosta@qc.cuny.edu) and Dianne Marin (dmarin@qc.cuny.edu) with the following information:
-Their name and CUNYFirst ID
-The 5-digit course code of the class in which they’d like to be enrolled
-The course (ex: ECON 101, BUS 250, etc.)
Please be sure to include all of the points listed above, as incomplete registration requests cannot be processed.
***PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DEPARTMENT DOES NOT OFFER PRE-REGISTRATION***

Visit this page for information on student advisement.

The American Economics Association has launched an informational video entitled "A career in Economics . . . it's much more than you think." This 9-minute film is aimed at anyone who may be investigating economics as a career option but are unclear how broadly a degree in economics can be applied. Available free at the AEA website and on Vimeo https://vimeo.com/135871291.

You can access some of our working papers on RePEc.


Professors Nuria Rodriguez-Planas and Rafael de Balanzo Joue receive grant to study Emergency Relief Fund for Undocumented and Low-Income Students

Read More Here


Professor Feliciano's research on potential tax exemptions for U.S. Corporations in Puerto Rico has made the front page of El Nuevo: