PhD Program in Applied Economics and Management
Not your traditional PhD in economics
Our fully-funded STEM-designated PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) program in Applied Economics and Management (AEM) ranks amongst the best applied economics programs globally in terms of research output. We offer rigorous training in applied theory and empirical models that train PhD students to construct and solve models that are at the frontier of research in four areas: Environment, Energy and Resource Economics (EERE); Food and Agricultural Economics (FAE); International and Development Economics (IDE) and Management (MGMT). Learn more about the PhD program requirements and eligibility for PhD admission.
Cornell’s Concentration Areas: Our PhD in Applied Economics and Management
The current research concentration areas of our AEM Graduate Field Faculty and graduate students are: