UTM's Jiaying Gu wins Polayni Prize in Economic Science

23 Jan 2019 - 9:59am
Jiaying Gu

U of T Mississauga’s Jiaying Gu has been awarded the 2018 Polanyi Prize in Economic Science. The assistant professor of economics who specializes in applied econometrics was recognized for her development of new statistical methods to measure differences in individual behaviour, such as teacher performance and consumer decision-making.

New Courses & Special Topics 2018/2019

4 Jun 2018 - 11:59am



World Economic History Prior to 1914 (SSc)

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World Economic History After 1914 (SSc)

Active Learning through Game Play!

5 Jul 2017 - 9:07am
game play photo

Our very own Associate Professor of Economics Lee Bailey was featured on the UTM website for his board game learning technique, which was designed to help students in his summer ECO100Y course better understand macroeconomics. Lee Bailey along with Teaching Assistant Gail Hu and Educational Developer Diane Ashbourne, assisted in the success of this active learning exercise. To view the full story, click here.


16 May 2017 - 4:10pm

Starting in the May-August 2017 summer semester, the Department of Economics St George, will split the full year 1.0 FCE course ECO100Y1 – Introduction to Economics into two half year 0.5 FCE courses: ECO101H1 – Principles of Microeconomics and ECO102H1 – Principles of Macroeconomics.