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Economics faculty conduct field experiments using the Appalachian Electric Utility Research Lab
Aug 29, 2019

Economics faculty received funding to investigate how new technologies interact with energy programs to enhance residential demand-side load managemen...

Economics professor is part of multidisciplinary team investigating stormwater runoff
Jul 22, 2019

Using the Boone Creek watershed that runs through Appalachian State University’s campus as a laboratory, an interdisciplinary research team at Appal...

Economics professor's research appears in Nature Human Behavior
Apr 11, 2019

Insufficient sleep is a health concern, and its effects reach beyond physical health. While a lack of sleep is known to negatively impact some types o...

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Workman Distinguished Lecture : Energy Transitions, Carbon Pricing and the Green New Deal
Apr 8, 2019

2019 Workman Distinguished LectureEnergy Transitions, Carbon Pricing and the Green New DealTuesday, April 165:00-6:30 p.m., BELK Library Room 114Appal...

Economics professor's research featured by IZA
Feb 8, 2019

David Dickison, Professor in the Department of Economics at Appalachian State University, recently had a research paper featured by the leading labor ...

Appalachian's Economics Department ranked in the top 5% of research institutions worldwide
Jan 29, 2019

Appalachian State University's Department of Economics is ranked among the top five percent of all research institutions in the world [ranki...

Dr. Todd Cherry, professor of economics at Appalachian, conducts research on climate policy

Economics professor's research contributes to major U.N. report.
Nov 29, 2018

Research from faculty members in the Department of Economics at Appalachian State University has informed the ninth annual U.N. Environ...

Business majors present at Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium
Nov 20, 2018

Appalachian State University seniors Luis Rangel, Myles Grady and Preston MacDonald traveled to Raleigh, North Carolina on No...

Economics professor delivers keynote address at international conference, discusses applications of economics on key social issues
Jun 14, 2018

Dr. Mark Strazicich, a professor in the Department of Economics at Appalachian State University, recently served as a keynote speaker for the ninth in...

Student economists estimate impact of five major High Country events
Apr 25, 2018

Students from Appalachian State University's student chapter of the National Association for Business Economics and faculty in the Depa...