University of California - Santa Cruz
Division of Graduate Studies
Ph.D. in International Economics
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
Ph.D. - International Economics
(1) the incorporation of international questions and concerns into the entirety of the economics curriculum,
(2) stress on institutional knowledge andhistorical contexts, building on a strong foundation in modern economic theory, and
(3) the language requirement.
The curriculum treats both micro- and macroeconomics from an open economy perspective. Specialized fields such as industrial organization, public finance, and labor economics focus on behavior and adjustment in an interdependent world economy: students are trained to research current and emerging international issues in taxation, industrial policy, environmental regulation, market structure and similar subject areas.
Accreditation:Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities
Facts & Figures
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999