Courses, Tutorials and Seminars

Does this course count for economics credit?  What courses automatically fulfill the writing requirement? Do you have questions about economics course offerings, courses that meet the writing or theory prerequisite requirement, or cross-listed/jointly offered courses? See below!

Course Specific Information

General Information

Courses currently offered are listed on my.harvard.edu

Economics Electives and Writing and Theory Prerequisite Requirements

Sortable list and PDF of 2020-2021 economics electives (updated 04/01/2021).

For previous year's courses, see our list of historical list of writing requirement classes.

Other Courses that Get Economics Credit

There are several other courses across the university for which Economics concentration credit or Economics secondary field credit would be awarded. Please note, instructor approval is required (and not guaranteed!) for these courses. To ensure that an approved cross-registered course gets counted for your Economics concentration, you will need to fill this petition.