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A graduate degree in microeconomics will help students understand supply and demand, game theory, market behavior, decision theory, general equilibrium theory and more. These are the best graduate schools for microeconomics.

Rank School name
#1 Stanford University

Stanford, CA

#2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

#3 Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

#4 Yale University

New Haven, CT

#5 Northwestern University

Evanston, IL

#5 Princeton University

Princeton, NJ

#7 University of Chicago

Chicago, IL

#8 University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA

#9 New York University

New York, NY

#9 University of California—​Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

#11 California Institute of Technology

Pasadena, CA

#12 University of California—​San Diego

La Jolla, CA

#13 University of California—​Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

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