In the spotlight

Department of Economics: Visiting Speaker Series
Richard Saillant, "Newfoundland and Labrador in the Age of The Great Demographic Imbalance"


Congratulations to Dr. Gubhinder Kundhi!

on recieving an award for the best presentation of outstanding work at the ICCEE 2016: 18th International Conference on Computational Economics and Econometrics, Vienna, Austria June 2016.

Presentation title: "Refined Procedures for Second-Order Asymptotic Theory" co-authored with Paul Rilstone.


The Department of Economics Welcomes a New Faculty Member, Dr Lynn Gambin.


Dr. Lynn Gambin holds a PhD in Economics from the University of York (UK) and an MA and BSc from Memorial University of Newfoundland. She is an applied economist with expertise in labour, health and education and extensive experience of public policy research and engagement with policymakers.

Delegation from the Shanghai Lixin University of Commerce June 2016


"Necessary Tools, Who We Are, What We Do: Department of Economics"

Memorial University, Gazette, Janet Harron, Communications Co-ordinator with the Faculty of Humanities and Social Science, June 20, 2016


2016 Dean's Service Award, Faculty of Business, Memorial University

The Department of Economics would like to congratulate Dr. Doug May on receiving the Dean's Faculty Service Award from the Faculty of Business, Dr. May is cross-appointed with the Faculty of Business. 


2016 Convocation

Congratulations Michael Sullivan! On receiving The Governor General’s Medal
(This award goes to the undergraduate student obtaining a first degree who stands highest in the graduating class and has an average of first-class standing),
The University’s Gold Medal for Academic Excellence for Economics B.Sc. and The University’s Gold Medal for Academic Excellence for Pure Mathematics B.Sc.    


 Michael Sullivan

Michael Sullivan - Gazette
Archived Students in the Spotlight

Economics at Memorial: What our students have to say

Published on Apr 22, 2016

Our current undergraduate and graduate students talk about our program in Memorial University’s Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. Discussion about the opportunities available in the department for our students and where and what you can do with an economics degree.