According to an email circulated by Dean McRae C. Banks, Al Link, member of the graduate faculty in the Economics Department, has been awarded the Virginia Batte Phillips Distinguished Professorship. Dean Banks goes on to say: It is my pleasure
In April 2014, the Graduate Program Committee of the Economics Department proposed a number of curricular changes to the MA in Applied Economics program. The modifications include: Introducing two new concentrations, Data Analytics and Policy Analysis, each with its own
This fall, the Department of Economics welcomes a new faculty member, econometrician Martijn van Hasselt. Martijn’s affiliation with the Department began in Spring 2014 when he agreed to teach the PhD course, ECO 745: Advanced Econometrics. At that time, he
Students majoring in economics at UNCG will be encouraged to consider “five years, two degrees, one great career” when they get advised for Fall 2014. That’s the slogan of the new Accelerated Degree Program (ADP) in Economics. Under the ADP,
Dave Ribar’s ongoing research on food security was one of the main articles featured on the UNCG website this month. Read it here.
In Fall 1987, a music major turned psychology major, Jeremy Bray enrolled for ECO 202, Principles of Macroeconomics, taught that semester by Dr. Stuart Allen. Little did he know it would change his life. Jeremy eventually changed his major, completed