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The Department of Economics of the Universidad de Chile is one of the most dynamic and prestigious economic research centers in Chile. It is the main education institution for economists and through its select staff of academics and researchers it leads research in a wide range of areas and plays a key role in public policy debate and design. 

The Department is comprised of Centers that operate as nuclei that reinforce each other and that work together from different fields (academic education, extension, research and projects) in fostering change and generating knowledge that contributes to the economic and social development of Chile.