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Professor Irene Foster delivers a lecture

Seminars

The department hosts seminars on a variety of topics throughout the year. Seminars are held in the John W. Kendrick Seminar Room, Monroe Hall Room 321, unless otherwise noted.

Alumni Hani Kawar presenting his research at the alumni lecture series

Alumni Lecture Series

Alumni and friends are invited to the GW Alumni Lecture Series in Economics. Lectures are delivered by faculty and visiting economists, and are followed by a networking reception open to all attendees.

 

A group of young diplomats and H.E. Ambassador Dr. Sameh Aboul Enein, Assistant Foreign Minister of Egypt and Director of the Egyptian Diplomatic Institute visits GW

Co-Sponsored Events

The department co-sponsors many events throughout the year with the Elliott School of International Affairs. See the Elliott School events calendar for details.

Joann Weiner, Associate Professor of Economics and Director of Applied Economics M.A. program, hosted a farewell dinner at il Canale in Georgetown with students who entered the Applied Economics M.A. program in 2017.

Applied Economics Events

The MA program hosts information sessions and workshops, visiting speakers, social gatherings and orientations for new students.


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2021 Economics Department Celebration

On May 15, 2021, from 2-3:15 the department held a virtual graduation celebration for all of our graduates from the past year. 

GW Department of Economics, Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, 2020 Virtual Graduation Celebration

2020 Undergraduate Graduation Celebration

In lieu of an in-person departmental celebration for 2020 graduation, several faculty members of the Economics Department contributed video messages of congratulations to our undergraduate students.

2020 Economics Undergraduate Department Celebration

In lieu of an in person departmental celebration for Graduation several faculty members of the Economics Department contributed video messages of congratulations to our undergraduate graduates.