PhD in Economics

Considering a PhD in Economics? See these Graduate School Math Recommendations.

Economics Research Assistant

Are you interested in working as a research assistant (RA) for a year or two after getting a bachelor’s or master’s degree, but before beginning a PhD program? RA jobs are very helpful for acceptance to a PhD program, and many students who complete them go on to PhD programs. Check out the Economics Research Assistant (RA) Guide and PREDOC Opportunities (, a link providing the best curated list of open academic positions.

Resources for Economists

The most comprehensive collection of economics-based web-links is called Resources for Economists and was compiled by Professor Bill Goffe at SUNY-Oswego.

Carleton’s Writing Guide and Style Sheet will help you learn to write like an economist.

Additional data or economics research resources

Additional information with planning your life after Carleton