Several research opportunities are available to undergraduate economics majors. Working closely with a faculty member in connection with a special studies course or a senior thesis project provides the student with the opportunity for an in-depth exploration of a topic of the student’s choosing.
The College of Arts and Letters provides financial support for undergraduate research through its Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program. Students may also become involved with faculty research through employment as an undergraduate research assistant. For more information, please contact the Economics Department Director of Undergraduate Studies.
Learn more about:
- The Wilson-Sheehan Lab for Economics Opportunities (LEO)
- Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)
- Research Experiences and Scholarly Opportunities for Undergraduates at Notre Dame
- Undergraduate Research in the College of Arts and Letters
- Arts and Letters Journal for Undergraduate Research
- Community-Based Research
- Economics Senior Thesis Projects
Through international economics, Spanish, and peace studies, senior knows how to analyze data — and understand the human problems it reveals
Georgia Twersky loves diving deep into data when she’s studying economics. But her experiences at Notre Dame have helped her see the value of understanding the people behind the numbers, as well. An international economics major with a Spanish concentration and a minor in peace studies, the senior has found...