• Prof. Rim

    A hands-on approach: Prof. Rimvydas Baltaduonis conducts new econ research

  • ECON255

    Bienvenidos a ECON 255: La pobreza y la salud en las Américas

  • Gondwe Lecture 2014

    Dr. Thomas Shapiro speaks about "Navigating Toxic Inequality" at the 9th Annual Gondwe Lecture

  • Kelsey Chapman

    Economics major Kelsey Chapman '15 studies the historical complexity of Israel

  • Rim

    Dr. Rimvydas Baltaduonis publishes article in “Experimental Economics”

  • Sanger

    First-year KJ Sanger teaches grad students in Lithuania

  • 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

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

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.

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.