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Welcome to Fall 2023

In Fall 2023, the department is pleased to welcome seven new faculty, eleven new graduate students and 500+ returning undergraduate students with an Economics major or minor. 

Welcome to our New Core Faculty

Daniel FershtmanDaniel Fershtman, Assistant Professor 

Areas of Interest: Economic Theory, Information Economics



Christopher HansmanChristopher Hansman, Assistant Professor

Areas of Interest: Public Economics, Household finance




Pedro Sant'AnnaPedro Sant'Anna, Associate Professor

Areas of Interest: Causal Inference, Econometrics, Machine Learning and Data-Adaptive Methods

New Visiting Faculty

Andres BlancoAndres Blanco, Visiting Scholar

Areas of Interest: Macroeconomics, International Economics, Monetary Economics




Indrajit MitraIndrajit Mitra, Visiting Scholar

Areas of Interest: Asset pricing, Macrofinance, Labor markets, Dynamic contracts




David RapachDavid Rapach, Visiting Scholar

Areas of Interest: Asset pricing, Forecasting, Machine learning, International finance, Macroeconomics




Phani Wunnava

Phanindra Wunnava, Visiting Faculty

New Doctoral Students

We are excited to welcome a diverse and dynamic group of doctoral students to Emory this fall. Learn more about them!
Fall 2023 Doctoral Student Cohort

First Cohort of 4+1 BA/MS Students

Congratulations and welcome to our first Economics 4+1 Program cohort! We have 10 students taking on this wonderful opportunity. We wish them much success this school year. Follow their 4+1 journey through our social media pages.

4 + 1 Cohort 2023

Undergraduate Class of 2027

We welcome the Class of 2027 to Emory! In total, Emory admitted 5,445 students with 3,428 applicants offered admission to Emory College and 3,335 offered admission to Oxford College. Of those numbers 1,376 were admitted to both colleges. Oxford received its largest applicant pool ever this year. The Economics Department looks forward to connecting with these new Emory students.

Class of 2027 By the Numbers