Lehigh's Ph.D. program is focused on providing students rigorous training in applied economic theory and econometrics, and emphasizes research specializations in health economics, labor economics, industrial organization, and applied macroeconomics.
Adam Biener, '15
Ph.D. in Business & Economics alumnus
"A Ph.D. is essential for an academic career in economics. Lehigh University's Ph.D. program has trained me to be a rigorous researcher, and provided me with the resources to be a competitive applicant on the job market."