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With our highly active faculty, research is always ongoing at the Department of Economics. We have numerous opportunities for seminars and lectures throughout the year, whether it be an ongoing series or a single seminar.
Research seminar series
Our ongoing research seminar series showcases the work of leading international researchers and subject it to critical scrutiny. They are open to everyone connected to SFU Economics, space permitting.
The purpose of this seminar series is to nurture and support interdisciplinary research collaborations at SFU in the area of inequality. This seminar series seeks to allow faculty to share knowledge and foster discussion on the matter of inequality.
This seminar series gives faculty as well as PhD students at the dissertation-writing stage an informal opportunity to present work in progress to their colleagues, and receive feedback and ideas for improvements.
Annual BMO Public Lecture
Every September, the Department of Economics hosts a public lecture sponsored by BMO Bank of Montreal and invites a high-profile international economist to speak at a lecture and reception event. It is one of the most anticipated events of the year, so be sure to keep an eye out as September approaches.