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Economics students earn top spot during regional College Fed Challenge
Nov 3, 2016

Economics students Federico Pigozzi, Matthew Hawks, Bobby Weant, Jacqueline Hundley, Ben Sullivan and Jessica Robinson have won the regional College F...

Climate Policy After Paris: How the U.S. and 190 other countries can save the world
Oct 28, 2016

Climate policy expert Billy Pizer will give a public lecture Thursday, November 3, at 5 p.m. in Room 114 Belk Library and Information Commons at Appal...

Appalachian ranks among world leaders in experimental and environmental economics
Oct 28, 2016

Appalachian State University's Department of Economics has one of the world's top programs in the fields of experimental economics and environmental e...

Center for Economic Research and Policy Analysis weighs in on the benefits, or lack thereof, of high tech data centers in rural North Carolina
Oct 12, 2016

According to a recent article from Techrepublic, the data center industry is growing rapidly due to more individuals and businesses moving operat...

Research poster from computer information systems and economics student earns award during Energy Summit
Sep 8, 2016

Appalachian State University Senior Jabari Myles won second place in the student poster contest at the 2016 Appalachian Energy Sum...

Appalachian's Department of Economics ranks #1 in research among regional universities in the South
Aug 30, 2016

From the article (emphasis added):Table I presents a ranking of economics faculties at regional universities in the U.S. South that is based...

Economics professor's research on relationship between thought and movement published in The Journal of Health Psychology
Aug 22, 2016

Research on the relationship between thought and movement from Walker College of Business Professor of Economics David Dickinson h...

Strazicich co-chairs sessions on labor productivity and education at International Odyssey Conference
Jul 21, 2016

Dr. Mark Strazicich recently co-chaired a presentation at the eighth International Odyssey Conference in Zagreb, Croatia.The conference, which&nb...

Economics professors present at International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade conference
Jul 18, 2016

Department of Economics Chair John Whitehead and Professor Ash Morgan served as presenters during the International Inst...

Economics professor featured in University of Innsbruck video post
Jun 27, 2016

Walker College of Business Professor of Economics Dave McEvoy is featured in a video released by the University of Innsbruck in Austria.In the Yo...