• Fed Challenge

    Fed Challenge team takes second place at annual competition

  • Finance Competition

    Economics team captures second place at Gill/McDaniel College Finance Case Competition

  • Econ Lecture
  • 8th Gondwe Lecture

    Jonathan Ostar speaks at the 8th Annual Gondwe Lecture

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    The Energy Economics & Public Policy class toured the Hunterstown combined cycle power plant in Fall 2013

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    Panel discussion with Ellen Weintraub, Chair, Federal Election Commission and Bob Biersack, Center for Responsive Politics, ”Money Rules: Politics and Policy After Citizen United.”

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Economics Programs

The study of economics is more vital in today's world than ever before.  The exchange of and competition for goods and services -- in the United States and around the world -- influences everything from small-scale community decisions to global geopolitics.

Economics is offered as both a major and a minor.

Mathematical Economics is offered as a major.

A liberal arts degree in economics offers a wide range of career options.


Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

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Learn about GLEE

Gettysburg's latest economics lab easily transforms from a teaching classroom to a research facility. See how, and learn more.


Alumni Connections

Bill Heyman '74, President & CEO of Heyman Associates, an executive recruiting firm in NYC, was on campus this Spring. He was invited by Pi Lambda Sigma, the honors fraternity for Political Science, Economics and Management, and was talking about his career and the importance of networking.