Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Graduate School–Newark
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Graduate Study at the University
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Programs, Faculty, and Courses
Course Information
American Studies 050
Behavioral and Neural Sciences 112
Biology 120
Business and Science 137
Chemistry 160
Creative Writing 200
Criminal Justice 202
Economics 220
Graduate Courses
English 350 (Includes American Literature 352)
Environmental Science 375
Environmental Geology 380
Global Affairs 478
History 510
Jazz History and Research 561
Liberal Studies 606
Management 620
Mathematical Sciences 645
Nursing 705
Peace and Conflict Studies 735
Physics, Applied 755
Political Science 790
Psychology 830
Public Administration 834
Urban Environmental Analysis and Management
Urban Systems 977 (Joint Ph.D. with NJIT)
Women's and Gender Studies 988
Divisions of the University
Camden Newark New Brunswick/Piscataway
  Graduate School–Newark 2015–2017 Programs, Faculty, and Courses Economics 220  

Economics 220

Degree Program Offered: Master of Arts; Joint Ph.D. with Rutgers Business School

Director of Graduate Program: Jason Barr, Hill Hall, Room 827 (973-353-5835)


Members of the Graduate Faculty


Douglas Coate, FAS-N; Ph.D., CUNY
Applied microeconomics

John W. Graham, FAS-N; Ph.D., Northwestern
Applied macroeconomics; labor economics

Peter Loeb, FAS-N; Ph.D., Rutgers
Econometrics; transportation economics

Carlos Seiglie, FAS-N; Ph.D., Chicago
International economics; microeconomics

James VanderHoff, FAS-N; Ph.D., North Carolina (Chapel Hill)
Monetary and financial economics; urban economics

Associate Professors:

Jason Barr, FAS-N; Ph.D., Columbia
Urban economics; industrial organization

Kusum Mundra, FAS-N; Ph.D., California (Riverside)
Applied economics; immigration

Alvaro Rodriguez, FAS-N; Ph.D., Columbia
Economic theory

Julia Schwenkenberg, FAS-N; Ph.D., New York
Labor economics; development

Mariana Spatareanu, FAS-N; Ph.D., Washington
International economics; macroeconomics; development

Assistant Professors:

Vlad Manole, FAS-N; Ph.D., Washington
International economics; migration; industrial organization

Jun Xiang, FAS-N; Ph.D., Rochester
Political economy; international economics

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