Doctor of Philosophy in Economics
Develop advanced research and scholarship skills in applied economics areas with the Doctor of Philosophy in Economics in Temple University’s College of Liberal Arts. This 42-credit post-graduate degree is designed to produce professional economists prepared for teaching in universities and research, as well as for positions in business, government and industry.
The Economics PhD program emphasizes your development of advanced research and scholarship skills in applied economics areas, including
- applied econometrics,
- economic development,
- financial economics,
- industrial organization,
- international economics and
- labor economics.
The program has a strong track record of placing graduates in desirable positions. After completing the Economics PhD program, you are prepared to conduct original research and advance current knowledge in the field.