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    General Admission Contact
    The New School for Social Research
    Office of Admission
    79 Fifth Avenue, 5th floor
    New York, NY 10003
    212.229.5600 or 800.523.5411
    SocialResearchAdmit@newschool.edu

    Admissions Liaison
    Yuki Tada

    Department of Economics
    6 East 16th Street, room 1124A
    New York, NY 10003
    Tel: 212.229.5717 x3044
    Fax: 212.229.5724

    Mailing Address
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    New York, NY 10003

    Chair
    Mark Setterfield

    Senior Secretary
    Silvina Palacio

    Student Advisor
    Marc Triller

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  • Students in the Department of Economics change the shape of the world economy using historical context and an interdisciplinary lens. Working alongside esteemed faculty and other graduate programs, students use rigorous conceptual, mathematical, and statistical modeling techniques that form the methodological basis of contemporary economic thought. Recently, their respected and inventive work has covered topics such as:

    • Economics during the interwar period
    • Equilibrium approach to financial modeling
    • Political economy of cooperation and coordination
    • Islamic finance
    • The role of race and ethnicity in occupational hierarchies
    • Interindustry structure of technology and demand
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