"Start with the idea that you can't repeal the laws of economics. Even if they are inconvenient."  
- Lawrence Summers

Welcome to Trent University Economics

Alumni Feedback

If you graduated from Economics at Trent, we would love to hear from you! To keep in touch with the Department, please click here!


Here you will find information on courses and faculty. Use the links to the left to navigate the pages, and if you can't find an answer to a question you have, contact the economics department by email at economics@trentu.ca, by phone at 705.748.1011 extension 7531, or if you're in the area feel free to drop in. The office is located in Peter Gzowski College room 346 on the Symons campus.

Click here for a map of the Symons campus.

Job Opportunities

Undergraduate Student Marking Positions

Trent Economics invites interested Economics students to apply for positions as student markers, and as tutors for first-year economics.

Tutors for first-year economics courses will be available 2 hours per week to meet with students in first-year economics courses and provide them with help. Interested students should submit their name and email address to: economics@trentu.ca