Ranked 4th in the Latest QS Rankings
According to the latest round of QS World University Rankings, Western Economics is ranked No. 4 in Canada and Nos. 101-150 globally. This year’s Rankings by Subject ranked 689 institutions in total. Western Economics overtook Queen’s University in the 2012-13 rankings and is behind only the University of Toronto (#26), UBC (#36) and McGill (51-100). (For more information see Western News.)
Economics Career Night – Tuesday, March 4, 2014 6:00 p.m. Spencer Engineering Building Room 2202
All Economics students are invited to hear presentations regarding careers in Economics. Meet Economics Alumni, Directors of Western’s Economics MA/PhD Program and MFE Program, and Coordinator of the Business - Finance Program at Fanshawe College. This event is sponsored by the Department of Economics, Western Economics Society (WES) and the Social Science Student Levy. Light refreshments will be served. We look forward to seeing you Tuesday.
MFE Students Score Big in First RITC Appearance
Congratulations to the MFE team on their remarkable performance in the MFE Program’s first Rotman International Trading Competition (RITC) appearance. The team placed 14th out of 52 international teams, including taking first place in the Options case. Team members Adir Dishy, Josh Macdonald, Mathieu Parisien, Phil Ruffalo, Gary Shi, and John Zondo were coached by Professor Harold Hugel, Department of Statistical & Actuarial Sciences. RITC, held February 20-22, 2014, is the world’s largest trading competition. Congratulations and well done Western MFE team!