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Contact and Location

Stanford Quad on a sunny day

Department of Economics

Landau Economics Building
579 Serra Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6072

Phone: (650) 725-3266
Fax: (650) 725-5702

Department Chair: Doug Bernheim
Department Vice Chair: Ran Abramitzky
Director of Graduate Study:  Matt Jackson
Director of Undergraduate Study:  Tim Bresnahan

Economics Academic Office

Student Services Manager: Susie Gilbert
Phone: (650) 725-6198

Undergraduate Student Services Officer: Joanne DeMarchena
Phone: (650) 723-3976

Academic Office Assistant: Mandy Ferguson
Phone: (650) 723-3131

Academic Office Fax: (650) 724-2992

Directions and Parking

Free Campus Shuttle

Take the Marguerite Shuttle Line 'Y' from the Palo Alto Caltrain Station (operates weekdays only).

Driving Directions

From Highway 101 North & South
Take the Embarcadero Road exit west toward Stanford. At El Camino Real, Embarcadero turns into Galvez Road as it enters the university. Stay in the left lane and continue toward the center of campus. The Landau Economics building will be on the right hand side at the corner of Galvez and Serra Streets.

From Highway 280 North & South
Exit Sand Hill Road east toward Stanford. Continue east, turning right at the traffic light on Santa Cruz Avenue. Make an immediate left onto Junipero Serra Boulevard. Turn left at the second stoplight, Campus Drive East. Continue around Campus Drive East and turn left when you reach Serra Street, at the gas station. Follow Serra Street until it ends at Galvez Street. The Landau Economics building is at the corner of Serra and Galvez streets.

From El Camino Real
Exit El Camino Real at University Avenue. Turn toward the hills (away from the center of Palo Alto). As you enter Stanford, University Avenue becomes Palm Drive. Go through one traffic light, and turn left onto Campus Drive at the first stop sign. Turn right at Galvez Street, the next stop sign. The Landau Economics building will be on the right hand side, at the corner of Galvez and Serra Streets.


Parking is monitored Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Metered visitor parking is available on Memorial Way,  in the parking lot at Galvez and Serra, and in the main University Visitors Center lot at Galvez and Campus Drive.


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