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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2023
Undergraduate economics degrees awarded by U.S. colleges and universities increased almost 12 percent from 2013 to 2015, then stabilized at a little above the 2015 level until 2018, after which they began an accelerating decline over the past 4 years to end back at 2015 levels.
Descriptors: Educational Trends, Trend Analysis, Undergraduate Students, Economics Education
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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2021
Undergraduate economics degrees awarded by U.S. colleges and universities were stagnant from 2010 (2009-10) through 2013, increased almost 14 percent from 2013 through 2015, and have subsequently stabilized at just above one percent annual growth.
Descriptors: Undergraduate Study, Economics Education, Educational Trends, Trend Analysis
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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2020
Undergraduate degrees awarded in economics by U.S. colleges and universities were stagnant from 2010 (2009-2010) through 2013, increased rapidly (almost 14 percent) over the 2 years from 2013 through 2015, but have subsequently leveled off from 2016 through 2019.
Descriptors: Economics Education, Undergraduate Students, Educational Trends, Trend Analysis
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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2019
Undergraduate degrees awarded in economics by U.S. colleges and universities were stagnant from 2010 (2009-10) through 2013, increased rapidly (almost 15%) over the two years from 2013 through 2015, but have subsequently leveled off in 2016 through 2018.
Descriptors: Educational Trends, Trend Analysis, Undergraduate Students, Academic Degrees
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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2018
Undergraduate degrees awarded in economics by U.S. colleges and universities were stagnant from 2009-10 through 2012-13, increased rapidly (almost 15 percent) over the two years from 2012-13 through 2014-15, but have again leveled off in 2015-16 and 2016-17.
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Economics Education, Majors (Students), Academic Degrees
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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2017
Undergraduate degrees awarded in economics by U.S. colleges and universities were stagnant from 2009-10 through 2012-13, increased rapidly (almost 15 percent) over the two years from 2012-13 through 2014-15, but have again leveled off in 2015-16.
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Economics Education, Majors (Students), Academic Degrees
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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2016
The number of undergraduate economics degrees awarded by colleges and universities in the United States rose by 18 percent from 2007 to 2010. The upward trend ended abruptly in 2010 and was followed by three years of virtual stagnation (Siegfried 2014). In 2013-14, undergraduate economics degrees began to accelerate again, rising about 5 percent…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Study, Economics Education, Trend Analysis, Academic Degrees
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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2016
Undergraduate degrees awarded in economics by U.S. colleges and universities were stagnant from 2009-10 through 2012-13, but have increased rapidly (almost 14 percent) over the two years from 2012-13 through 2014-15.
Descriptors: Trend Analysis, Economics Education, Undergraduate Study, Educational Trends
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Stock, Wendy A.; Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2015
The authors update prior analyses of the undergraduate origins of individuals who earn a PhD in economics in the United States. They include the list of the top institutions worldwide graduating the largest number of undergraduates who subsequently earn an economics PhD from a U.S. university and lists of American institutions with the largest…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Economics Education, Doctoral Degrees, Probability
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Siegfried, John J.; Walstad, William B. – Journal of Economic Education, 2014
Survey results from a large sample of economics departments describe offerings for principles courses, coursework requirements for economics majors, and program augmentations such as capstone courses, senior seminars, and honors programs. Findings are reported for all institutions, and institutions are subdivided into six different categories…
Descriptors: Economics Education, Majors (Students), Required Courses, Degree Requirements
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Stock, Wendy A.; Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2014
In this article, the authors summarize their 15 years of research on graduate education in economics in the United States. They examine all stages of the process, from the undergraduate origins of eventual economics PhDs to their attrition and time-to-degree outcomes. For PhD completers, the authors examine job market outcomes, research…
Descriptors: Economics Education, Economics, Educational Research, Graduate Study
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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2014
The 2007-10 growth spurt (18 percent over three years) in U.S. undergraduate economics degrees stalled out in 2011. Degrees awarded have been relatively constant over the past three years.
Descriptors: Undergraduate Study, Economics Education, Bachelors Degrees, Educational Trends
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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2013
The 2007-10 growth spurt (18 percent over three years) in U.S. undergraduate economics degrees came to an abrupt end in 2011 and 2012. Degrees awarded grew less than one percent over the past two years.
Descriptors: Economics Education, Bachelors Degrees, Educational Trends, Tables (Data)
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MacDonald, Richard A.; Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2012
The second edition of the "Voluntary National Content Standards in Economics" was published by the Council for Economic Education in 2010. The authors examine the process for revising these precollege content standards and highlight several changes that appear in the new document. They also review the impact the standards have had on precollege…
Descriptors: Economics Education, Economics, National Standards, Course Content
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Siegfried, John J. – Journal of Economic Education, 2012
After three years of treading water (2005, 2006, and 2007), in 2008 (academic year 2007-08), undergraduate degrees in economics awarded by U.S. colleges and universities resumed the strong upward trajectory they exhibited from 1997 through 2004, when they rose almost 60 percent over seven years. This trend has continued unabated since 2007, with…
Descriptors: Public Colleges, Undergraduate Study, Bachelors Degrees, Educational Trends
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