Economics is a discipline that encompasses a breadth of policy-related topics, from energy and the environment to poverty and welfare. The department’s forward-thinking approach encourages its students to evaluate current policy by actively questioning mainstream thinking.


Lawver '21 and Boland '21 Begin at Aon

Boland and LawverTwo recent graduates have accepted positions at Aon. Delia Lawver '21 and Julian Boland '21 have landed full-time positions at Aon, a global financial services firm. Starting later this summer,…
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Announcing New Master of Science in Management

MIM 2How Hobart and William Smith Does Business: Beginning in the fall of 2021, HWS will offer a Master of Science in Management that will allow students to complete a bachelor's…
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Pierson '21 Secures Job at Prudential Financial

Pierson TylerTyler Pierson '21 accepts position at one of the world's largest financial services institutions, Prudential Financial. Graduating with a major in economics and a minor in entrepreneurial studies, Tyler Pierson…
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Wagner '21 Accepts Position with Liberty Mutual Insurance

Peggy Wagner PhotoPeggy Wagner '21 Lands Post at Liberty Mutual Insurance Economics major and mathematics minor Peggy Wagner '21 accepted a position with Liberty Mutual Insurance. As an associate in the analyst…
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Leonhardt '21 Accepts Position with Fidelity Investments

Leonhardt RobertRobert Leonhardt '21 Lands Post at Fidelity Investments. Economics major and media and society minor Robert Leonhardt '21 accepted a position as a financial representative in the retail sector for…
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