Department of Economics

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Economics is the study of how resources are created and used and how to make the best use of available resources. Economics students learn to make decisions and recommendations that are vital to the success of businesses, nonprofits, government agencies, households, and for society as a whole.

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Riley Williams transferred to Wright State as a freshman and immediately felt like he had a place in the university community.
Elizabeth Conzo-Kershner helped establish a Student Government scholarship when she was a student and to get it endowed in 2018.

Department News

Economics alums share insights from careers with City of Hamilton

Raj Soin College of Business graduates shares their knowledge and experience with Wright State students as part of a series of seminars on local and global economies.

Wright State well represented on state higher education committee

New alumnus Daniel Palmer and Dan Krane, president of Wright State’s Faculty Senate, were appointed to the Ohio Undergraduate Mission Study Committee.

Wright State employees honored for excellence

Wright State University will recognize select staff and faculty members for their vital contributions to the university with the Awards for Excellence ceremony April 2.

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