Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Economics
Office location and address
248 McCormick RdCharlottesville, Virginia 22904
Brookings Rubenstein Fellowship for Anton Korinek
Source: The Brookings Institute
August 25, 2021 – August 24, 2023
Steering Progress in Artificial Intelligence
Source: Institute for New Economic Thinking
January 01, 2021 – December 31, 2021
Open Online Course on "The Economics of AI"
Source: Centre for Effective Altruism
May 01, 2021 – November 30, 2021
INET Taskforce in Macroeconomic Efficiency and Stability: Networks and Externalities
Source: The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of
November 01, 2018 – May 31, 2021
Advances in AI & automation have proceeded rapidly in recent years & have reached an inflection point that will have profound implications for the future of humanity. This course analyzes the short- and medium-run implications for employment, economic growth, & inequality. It also covers philosophical questions such as the long-run implications of AI rivaling human intelligence. Requisite: [Either ECON 3010 (or 3310) & ECON 3020] OR CS 3102.
New course in the subject of economics.
Independent study under the direction of a regular faculty member. Students may not use this class to obtain academic credit for a summer internship. Prerequisite: GPA of 3.300 in UVa ECON courses.
Introduces macroeconomic theory, emphasizing economic growth and the business cycle. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or instructor permission.
Advanced study of selected topics in macro- and monetary economics, with and emphasis on theoretical and computational issues. Prerequisite: ECON 7040 or instructor permission.
This course analyzes the implications in the medium-run and studies how the different sectors of the economy will be impacted by AI. It will provide you with guidance on how to acquire skills that will likely remain relevant over the coming two decades.
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of the first reader or prospective first reader.