The Department of Economics in the Spears School of Business at Oklahoma State University
offers comprehensive and rigorous undergraduate and graduate programs in economics.
Our programs are designed to equip students with the analytical tools required for
conducting high-quality research and applying economic principles to decisions made
in business, government, and daily life. Our graduates develop a fundamental understanding
of human behavior and master analytical techniques required to expand knowledge in
The Department is also home to the Center for Applied Economic Research and the Oklahoma Economic Forecast.
Our faculty provide excellent instruction in the core fields of microeconomics, macroeconomics,
and econometrics. Our major fields of study within economics include:
Our Ph.D. in Economics program offers rigorous training and opportunities for mentorship
by world-renowned scholars. Our faculty are intellectual leaders who regularly publish
in top journals in their fields. We are consistently ranked in the top 10% of all
economic institutions in the world by Research Papers in Economics (RePEc).