Faculty in Wellesley's Economics Department are actively engaged in research activities along with their commitment to quality teaching. 

The links in this section will direct you to their ongoing and recently completed research projects. Students are also encouraged to participate in the research process. Links to examples of their work are presented here as well.

Selected publications by faculty members are available for download in the Wellesley College Digital Scholarship and Archive system.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Department of Economics
Pendleton East
Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481

Kristin Butcher
Department Chair

Pat Sjostedt
Administrative Assistant

Sheila Datz
Administrative Assistant

Tel: 781.283.2154
Tel: 781.283.2157
Fax: 781.283.2177


Professor Emeritus Karl "Chip" Case

Professor Emeritus Karl "Chip" Case

A capacity crowd honored Professor Case in his last lecture at Wellesley on December 11, 2009.

Click here to view a slideshow of Chip's retirement party held on June 5, 2010 at the Keohane Sports Center.