May 18, 2023

Finn Kydland's Laboratory for Aggregate Economics and Finance (LAEF) at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and Becker Friedman Institute for Economics at the University of Chicago will host the Fifth Annual Women in Macroeconomics conference on May 18-19, 2023.

May 5, 2023

Join us on May 5-6, 2023 to celebrate the life and scholarship of former UCSB faculty member Thomas Cooley

April 14, 2023

Stony Brook University will co-sponsor the 2nd Annual Labor Markets and Macroeconomic Outcomes from April 14-15, 2023 at the Santa Barbara Upham Hotel.

February 8, 2023

The Department is currently accepting applications for an Assistant Teaching Professor

October 7, 2022

The Laboratory for Aggregate Economics and Finance will be hosting the 1st Annual Junior Workshop in Macroeconomics on Friday, November 18th and Saturday, November 19, 2022

September 30, 2022

The Minnesota Economics Big Data Institute (MEBDI) will hold the 2nd MEBDI Fall Conference on Big Data in Macroeconomics in collaboration with the Lab for Aggregate Economics and Finance on Friday, October 14 - Saturday, October 15th, 2022

September 21, 2022

The Economics Department is excited to host Dr. Nick Bloom as our featured speaker for this year's Carl Snyder Memorial Lecture on November 16, 2022.