The Diploma Ceremony for the class of 2017 was held in the front Wren Yard on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 1:30 PM. A glorious day of sunshine and warmth greeted faculty, some 130 economics grads, and their proud families.
W&M hosted a conference April 21-22 addressing the role higher education can play in increasing social mobility in America.
Robert B. Archibald, Chancellor Professor of Economics, retires after 41 years of service!
Peter Atwater, a William and Mary alum, will be teaching the course, Financial Economics, in the Spring. He is President of Financial Insyghts, LLC (http://www.financial-insyghts.com/).
The research, conducted by W&M Professor Jennifer Mellor and Molly Smith ’16, was born from W&M’s collaborative summer research program with EVMS.
Professor John Parman won the Larry Neal Prize for best article in Explorations in Economic History, and Professor Brian Beach won the Cole Prize for the best article in the Journal of Economic History.
Professor McHenry discusses the wage gap between black and white physicians
The department welcomes 7 new faculty members for the 2016-2017 academic year!
John Lopresti, Assistant Professor of Economics, has been awarded a Tang Fellowship in recognition of his research accomplishments.
We have just moved into a beautifully renovated Tyler Hall across the Sunken Garden. Government, Public Policy, and International Relations are here, too.
Local serial drama podcast features more than 30 performers with ties to W&M.