Economics Matters: The State of the Financial Sector
Feb
28
7:00 PM19:00

Economics Matters: The State of the Financial Sector

Financial markets are a central pillar of the economy and as such, their volatility can create massive ripple effects through the economy. Economic theory starts with an assumption of rational markets and many industry leaders would agree, but is that assumption really correct? Are the financial markets more imperfect than we think?
 

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Ethical Decision Making - Session I
Jan
10
3:00 PM15:00

Ethical Decision Making - Session I

Often overlooked is the ethical component in finance and its implications on the financial markets. The ESA is proud to partner with CFA Society Toronto to host an event on ethical decision making. This interactive presentation will be lead by two thoroughly decorated financial professionals.

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Stock Trading Competition
Nov
14
to Nov 27

Stock Trading Competition

The program with the highest enrollment rate in Economics is the Financial & Business program; therefore, the ESA believes that a central focus of our year should be related to giving students real world experience related to the financial markets.

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Economics Study Session Fall/Winter 2016-2017
Sep
8
to May 8

Economics Study Session Fall/Winter 2016-2017

This year, we've created comprehensive academic aid in the form of study sessions to help Economics students at York University excel in their core economics courses. We thought it'd be best to not only pair students with those who have performed extraordinarily in the past, but to have Teaching Assistants, who are often under-utilized, present to maximize learning. 

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