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    Re: Phd in Economics.. Thrive or Fail?

    I agree with Professor Startz.
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    Re: Profile Evaluation - Real Analysis I Grade

    I don't think you will be able to retake the course with an A-. Usually at most universities the policy is below C. With that said, your grad Econ courses are more relevant and yes Analysis II will...
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    Re: Profile evaluation

    As Dogbones says, its crucial for you to take another proof based Linear Algebra course (prefferably Linear Algebra 2). Here are the minimums you need to get into a decent program:

    -Linear Algebra...
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    Re: Profile evaluation

    1- People are not replying because you did not list the respective grades earned in each course.
    2- Do you mean that you have LORs from professors who are not in your university?
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    Re: Engineering BS before econ PhD

    In some countries (and education systems), your major in college depends on how well you place in a given standardized test. So for these students changing their major is next to impossible. Hence,...
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    Re: Profile Eval, Fall 2021

    Applications will take a significant amount of time and mental energy. If you think you can be ultra productive (without burning yourself out), then go for it. But remember that you cannot afford to...
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    Re: Profile Eval, Fall 2021

    Rather than doing a masters, you could also ask if it makes sense stick around a little longer and take the first year PhD Sequence in Econometrics and Micro. If they allow you, I think this could be...
  8. Re: Advice for someone starting a PhD programme without Real Analysis

    For studying analysis, I highly recommend Elementary Analysis:The Theory of Calculus by Kenneth Ross. It is a book that gives you detailed explanations on the structures of proofs and it is...
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    Re: Seeking Coursework Advice | Early Undergrad

    That is hell of a schedule you got there! I don't think you would need the field PhD Economics courses (such as International Trade Theory, time series etc) and Macroeconomics (it does not have...
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    Re: Profile Evaluation

    If you are planning to take PhD metrics, you should ask the instructor for course prerequisites. 1st semester PhD Metrics will probably cover Probability & Statistics (Caselle Berger Statistical...
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    Re: How to make up for suboptimal math grades

    You have nothing the worry about as Lebesque Measure is a graduate Real Analysis course. Graduate Real Analysis is extremely tough and no adcom is going to judge you for that. In fact, I would argue...
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    Re: 2021 profile evaluation

    Retaking a course is not going to send a good signal and is a waste of time. OP received a B, not a D in Real Analysis I. B->A the second time around is a marginal improvement. Most RA positions are...
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    Re: 2021 profile evaluation

    I see, the situation is clearer now. Since you have one more year, I would encourage you to just ask around and try to be an RA. You should also consider applying for paid RA positions (think Fed or...
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    Re: 2021 profile evaluation

    You need to take Real Analysis II to compensate for the B in RA1. Aside from that, it seems like you do not have any math stats courses? To compensate for the lack of research experience, I would...
  15. Re: Profile evaluation and suggestions please (from India)

    Moderators please ban this guy as he is connected to (or is): https://www.urch.com/forums/members/anotherone.html
    This member has been creating fake accounts and luring people into fake RA...
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