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Department of Economics

Welcome to the Department of Economics, part of the Lazaridis School and Business and Economics at Wilfrid Laurier University.

Our Mission

The Lazaridis School's Department of Economics is committed to the pursuit of excellence in teaching and research within a mid-sized university with a strong sense of community. The department offers undergraduate programs leading to an Honours Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Economics, Economics and Accounting or Economics and Financial Management. The deparment also offers a graduate program leading to a Master of Arts in Business Economics (MABE). Both the undergraduate honours Economics program and the MABE program offer a cooperative education option. Our location within the Lazaridis School enables us to offer interdisciplinary programs which combine a traditional education in economics with the acquisition of skills in accounting, administration or financial management.

Contact Us:

Steffen Ziss, Chair, Department of Economics

E: sziss@wlu.ca
T: 519.884.0710 x2776
Office Location: LH3009B

Logan McLeod, Assistant Chair, Department of Economics

E: lmcleod@wlu.ca
T: 519.884.0710 x4556
Office Location: LH3008

Helen Kaluzny, MABE Program Assistant and General Student Inquiries

E: hkaluzny@wlu.ca
T: 519.884.0710 x2720
Office Location: LH3009

Jennifer Dilella, Administrative Inquiries

E: jdilella@wlu.ca
T: 519.884.0710 x2056
Office Location: LH3010